Language - Quotes


A warm smile is the universal language of kindness.

William Arthur Ward

The language of friendship is not words but meanings.

Henry David Thoreau

The two most beautiful words in any language are: I forgive.

Stephen King

God`s language is action. For God, faith is a verb.

Steve Maraboli


Literature keeps language alive as our collective heritage.

Umberto Eco

The poetic image, in its newness, opens a future to language.

Gaston Bachelard

I can indeed hardly see how anyone ought to wish Christianity to be true for if so the plain language of the text seems to show that the men who do not believe, and this would include my father, brother and almost all of my friends, will be everlastingly punished. And this is a damnable doctrine.

Charles Darwin

If thought corrupts language, language can also corrupt thought.

George Orwell

Touch comes before sight, before speech. It is the first language and the last, and it always tells the truth.

Margaret Atwood

It can hardly be a coincidence that no language on earth has ever produced the expression "As pretty as an airport."

Douglas Adams

Music is the universal language of mankind.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

True creativity often starts where language ends.

Arthur Koestler

The universe cannot be read until we have learnt the language and become familiar with the characters in which it is written. It is written in mathematical language, and the letters are triangles, circles and other geometrical figures, without which means it is humanly impossible to comprehend a single word.

Galileo Galilei

Kindness is a language which the deaf can hear and the and the blind can see.

Mark Twain

Kindness is a language the dumb can speak and the deaf can hear and understand.

Christian Nestell Bovee


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