#EngQuote: Quotes on Language

Hi guys, how are you today? Did you have a great day?

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Today we are going to have a discussion on language through #EngQuote. But, before that, I’d like to ask you something…

Any of you are able to speak in more than 3 languages? What are they?

Great! Thanks for your response. Anyway, let’s get back to our mission. I have prepared 10 quotes related to language just for you. Here they are. Enjoy.

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

One language sets you in a corridor for life. Two languages open every door along the way.❞
 ‒Frank Smith

The limits of my language are the limits of my world.❞
 ‒Ludwig Wittgenstein

Learn everything you can, anytime you can, from anyone you can; there will always come a time when you will be grateful you did.❞
 ‒Sarah Caldwell

Learning is a treasure that will follow its owner everywhere.❞ 
‒Chinese Proverb

You can never understand one language until you understand at least two.❞ 
‒Geoffrey Willans

To have another language is to possess a second soul.❞
 ‒Charlemagne

Those who know nothing of foreign languages know nothing of their own.❞
 ‒Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Language is the road map of a culture. It tells you where its people come from and where they are going.❞
 ‒Rita Mae Brown

Language is the blood of the soul into which thoughts run and out of which they grow.❞ 
‒Oliver Wendell Holmes

Those are 10 quotations on language of world figures. Hope they relit your interest up in learning languages, in case it is dimmed lately. LOL.

See you tomorrow!

 

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Compiled and written by @Wisznu for @EnglishTips4U on Thursday, June 2, 2016.

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