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Language Quotes

These Motivational Quotes about Language are dedicated to your career and personal success in life.

The language of Friendship is not words, but meanings.
It is an intelligence above language.
- Henry David Thoreau

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FEAR is an acronym in the English language
for "False Evidence Appearing Real."
- Neale Donald Walsch

Language... has created the word "loneliness"
to express the pain of being alone.
And it has created the word "solitude"
to express the glory of being alone.
- Paul Tillich

The most dangerous phrase in the language is,
"We've always done it this way."
- Grace Hopper

 

The most important words in the English language
are not "I love you" but "It's benign."
- the Woody Allen movie Deconstructing Harry

Most of the fundamental ideas of science
are essentially simple,
and may, as a rule, be expressed
in a language comprehensible to everyone.
- Albert Einstein

I personally think we developed language
because of our deep need to complain.
- Lily Tomlin


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The more you explain it, the more I don't understand it.
- Mark Twain

Writing is a dance with the uncertainties of language.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Drawing on my fine command of the English language,
I said nothing.
- Robert Benchley

A riot is, at bottom, the language of the unheard.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

Kindness is a language which the deaf can hear,
and the blind can see.
- Mark Twain

If you talk to a man in a language he understands,
that goes to his head.
If you talk to him in his language,
that goes to his heart.
- Nelson Mandela

One of the greatest cause of unhappiness -
perhaps even the only cause of unhappiness - is comparison.
I remember as a young child hearing my mother say,
"Comparisons are odious."
That is one of the oldest sayings in the English language,
and one of the most important.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

By and large, language is a tool for concealing the truth.
- George Carlin

Like music and art, love of nature is a common language
that can transcend political or social boundaries.
- Jimmy Carter

Painting is by nature a luminous language.
- Robert Delaunay

A poet is, before anything else, a person who is passionately in love with language.
- W. H. Auden

I feel impelled to speak today in a language
that in a sense is new-one which I,
who have spent so much of my life in the military profession,
would have preferred never to use.
That new language is the language of atomic warfare.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower

Real programmers can write assembly code in any language.
- Larry Wall

Music happens to be an art form that transcends language.
- Herbie Hancock

The language of excitement is at best picturesque merely.
You must be calm before you can utter oracles.
- Henry David Thoreau

So women are at the beginning of building a language,
and not all women are conscious of it.
- Judy Chicago

Music is the soul of language.
- Max Heindel

Poetry is ordinary language raised to the Nth power.
Poetry is boned with ideas, nerved and blooded with emotions,
all held together by the delicate, tough skin of words.
- Paul Engle

We don't have a language for the senses.
Feelings are images,
sensations are like musical sounds.
- Anais Nin

The protean nature of the computer is such that it
can act like a machine or like a language to be shaped and exploited.
- Alan Kay

On what rests the hope of the republic? One country,
one language, one flag!
- Alexander Henry

No heirloom of humankind captures the past as do art and language.
- Theodore Bikel

Use what language you will,
you can never say anything but what you are.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Poetry is language at its most distilled and most powerful.
- Rita Dove

The Internet is not just one thing, it's a collection of things -
of numerous communications networks that all speak
the same digital language.
- Jim Clark

Male supremacy is fused into the language,
so that every sentence both heralds and affirms it.
- Andrea Dworkin

There was a whole language that I could never make
function for myself in relationship to painting and
that was attitudes like tortured,
struggle, pain.
- Robert Rauschenberg

I know what the structure of the language is.
- Kurt Loder

The spoken form is in fact a very restrained representation
of what is possible in the musical language.
- Robert Fripp

Bunny boiler is now part of our language,
and I'm proud of that.
- Glenn Close

On the day of the show, I sit down with someone that
speaks very good English and someone who speaks the
local language very well and work out what I'm going to say.
- Phil Collins

A poem records emotions and moods that lie beyond normal language,
that can only be patched together and hinted at metaphorically.
- Diane Ackerman

If I have to do something, I feel I should do it perfectly,
and ofcourse, Hindi language is a problem.
- Soundarya

Very early in life I became fascinated with the wonders language can achieve.
And I began playing with words.
- Gwendolyn Brooks

Language is a skin: I rub my language against the other.
It is as if I had words instead of fingers,
or fingers at the tip of my words.
My language trembles with desire.
- Roland Barthes

Perl was designed to work more like a natural language.
It's a little more complicated but there are more shortcuts,
and once you learned the language, it's more expressive.
- Larry Wall

I had said no to him and no to him and no to him and
no to him and no to him and no to him about his saucy language.
It had never gotten to this level until I came back.
- Andrea Mackris

Words may be false and full of art; Sighs are the natural language of the heart.
- Thomas Shadwell

When the American spirit was in its youth,
the language of America was different:
Liberty,
sir, was the primary object.
- Patrick Henry

Music is the greatest communication in the world.
Even if people don't understand the language that you're singing in,
they still know good music when they hear it.
- Lou Rawls

The finest language is mostly made up of simple unimposing words.
- George Eliot

The language you are about to hear...
is disturbing.
- Dave Chappelle

In Algeria, I had begun to get into literature and philosophy.
I dreamed of writing-and already models were instructing the dream,
a certain language governed it.
- Jacques Derrida

But poetry is a way of language, it is not its subject
or its maker's background or interests or hobbies or fixations.
It is nearer to utterance than history.
- Thomas Lynch

Language is like money, without which specific relative
values may well exist and be felt,
but cannot be reduced to a common denominator.
- George Santayana

I think somebody who speaks the language is going to
notice immediately that I'm not Russian.
- Nicholas Lea

What we know is that Shakespeare wrote perhaps the
most remarkable body of passionate love poetry in the
English language to a young man.
- Stephen Greenblatt

Human life is driven forward by its dim apprehension
of notions too general for its existing language.
- Alfred North Whitehead

In order to figure out how to make atoms compute,
you have to learn how to speak their language and to
understand how they process information under normal circumstances.
- Seth Lloyd

If you say, I love you, then you have already fallen in love with language,
which is already a form of break up and infidelity.
- Jean Baudrillard

Man acts as though he were the shaper and master of language,
while in fact language remains the master of man.
- Martin Heidegger

Viewed freely, the English language is the accretion
and growth of every dialect,
race, and range of time, and is both the free and compacted composition of all.
- Walt Whitman

The Divinity could be invoked as well in the English
language as in the French.
- Wilfrid Laurier

I think it is a mistake to identify a movie according to its language,
as if movies were literature.
- Jean-Jacques Annaud

To try to write love is to confront the muck of language:
that region of hysteria where language is both too much and too little,
excessive and impoverished.
- Roland Barthes

Never impose your language on people you wish to reach.
- Abbie Hoffman

The Germans and I no longer speak the same language.
- Marlene Dietrich

Now, mark it.
This may be strong language, but heed it.
The people mean it, and, my friends of the Eastern Democracy,
we bid farewell when you do that thing.
- Richard Parks Bland

The supposed inferiority of a constructed language
to a national one on the score of richness of connotation is,
of course, no criticism of the idea of a constructed language.
- Edward Sapir

The Catholic faith never changes.
But the language and mode of manifesting this one faith
can change according to peoples,
times and places.
- Francis Arinze

Instrumental music can spread the international language.
- Herb Alpert

Talking in one language and talking in another,
I think inevitably, produce two different personalities,
as far as I've seen in other people.
I assume it does the same for me.
- Alma Guillermoprieto

I learned how to sign because when I was growing up
in California in order to get into college you needed
two semesters of language to get into a University of California school.
- Camryn Manheim

Language thus becomes monumental because of the mutations of advertising.
- Robert Smithson


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