Language Sayings and Quotes
Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous
old language quotes, language sayings, and language proverbs, collected over the years from a variety
By and large, language is a tool for concealing the truth.
It is said that life and death are under the power of language.
Let language be the divining rod that finds the sources of thought.
Absolutely nothing is so important for a nation's culture as its language.
Wilhelm Von Humboldt
Language forces us to perceive the world as man presents it to us.
Language is a living, kicking, growing, flitting, evolving reality, and the teacher should spontaneously reflect its vibrant and protean qualities.
John A. Rassias
Learn a language, and you’ll avoid a war.
With languages, you are at home anywhere.
Edward De Waal
But if thought corrupts language, language can also corrupt thought.
Because without our language, we have lost ourselves. Who are we without our words?
Language is the road map of a culture. It tells you where its people come from and where they are going.
Rita Mae Brown