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"Language operates between literal and metaphorical signification." - Robert Smithson

"Speech happens to not be his language." - Madame De Stael

"Language is wine upon the lips." - Virginia Woolf

"I've always been very tied to language." - Barbara Kruger

"Language is a virus from outer space." - William S Burroughs

"Body language is more powerful than words." - Ricky Gervais

"It's embarrassingly plain how inadequate language is." - Anthony Doerr

"Dig - the mostly uncouth - language of grace." - Geoffrey Hill

"Language makes infinite use of finite media." - Wilhelm Von Humboldt

"Money has a language of its own." - Robert Kiyosaki

"Language alone protects us from the scariness of things with no names. Language alone is meditation." - Toni Morrison

"Thinking about language, while thinking _in_ language, leads to puzzles and paradoxes." - James Gleick

"Those who read in a second language write and spell better in that language." - Stephen D. Krashen

"Learning to read in one language helps us read a second language." - Stephen D. Krashen

"When you play music, you don't need a language. Music is a language." - Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy

"Truth and falsity is something that concerns language, it's a property of language." - Errol Morris

"Faith talks in the language of God. Doubt talks in the language of man." - E. W. Kenyon

"The language of poetry is but the language of strong human passion!" - John Wilson

"Design is just language and the real issue is what you use that language to do." - Tibor Kalman

"If a language is corruptible, then a constitution written in that language is corruptible." - Robert Breault

"Language is power... Language can be used as a means of changing reality." - Adrienne Rich

"The world speaks of holy things in the only language it knows, which is worldly language." - Frederick Buechner

"The only living language is the language in which we think and have our being." - Antonio Machado

"Unfortunately, we're using the same language to talk about the language we'retalking about." - Donna Jo Napoli

"When experience flies into realms that language cannot touch, honesty demands beyond-language." - David James Duncan

"Mathematics is not just a language. Mathematics is a language plus reasoning." - Richard P Feynman

"Photography is and is not a language; language also is and is not a photography." - William J. Mitchell

"When it comes to telling children stories, they do' need simple language. They need beautiful language." - Philip Pullman

"A writer can have only one language, if language is going to mean anything to him." - Philip Larkin

"We're all surrounded by what I call faux language, fake language of commerce, of news media." - Toni Morrison

"Children must master the language of things before they master the language of words." - Friedrich Frobel

"The language of love is the language of humility or humbleness." - Mata Amritanandamayi

"The act of language or the act of denying language carries its own heaviness." - Leni Zumas

"If a language is corruptible, then a constitution written in that language is corruptible." - Robert Brault

"Language designed to impress builds a gulf. Language to express builds a bridge." - Jim Rohn

"French is the language of diplomacy. Spanish is the language of bureaucracy." - Ernest Hemingway

"Animation is different from other parts. Its language is the language of caricature." - Walt Disney

"The Hawaiian language needs to be studied globally as a language of life." - Caryhiroyuki Tagawa

"We tend to look through language and not realize how much power language has." - Deborah Tannen

"Language is a weapon of politicians, but language is a weapon in much of human affairs." - Noam Chomsky

"When a language die we don't know what we lose with language." - Patricia Ryan

"We always translate the other person's language into our own language." - Milton H. Erickson

"I call the language of political figures, pundits and administrators 'the haute couture of language.'" - Anna Deavere Smith

"The language marches in step with the executioners. Therefore we must get a new language." - Tomas Transtromer

"When language fails, violence becomes a language; I never had that feeling." - Elie Wiesel

"Learning a language represents training in the delusions of that language." - Frank Herbert

"The poetical language of an age should be the current language heightened." - Gerard Manley Hopkins

"Also, they don't understand - writing is language. The use of language. The language to create image, the language to create drama. It requires a skill of learning how to use language." - John Milius

"Speaking the Lord's name with reverence must simply be part of our lives as members of the Church... we do not use foul language. We do not curse or defame. We do not use the Lord's name in vain. It is not difficult to become perfect in avoiding a swearing habit, for if one locks his mouth against all words of cursing,... he is en route to perfection in that matter." - Spencer W. Kimball

"Speaking the Lord's name with reverence must simply be part of our lives as members of the Church... we do not use foul language. We do not curse or defame. We do not use the Lord's name in vain. It is not difficult to become perfect in avoiding a swearing habit, for if one locks his mouth against all words of cursing,... he is en route to perfection in that matter." - Spencer W. Kimball

"I feel like God has moved me into a different way of doing things. I teach basic on-camera acting class called Acting 101...In my classroom, the students get every ounce of encouragement and craft and anything I'm able to give them.We have some rules. We don't take the name of The Lord in vain. We don't use foul language when we mess up on camera...There's a climate of safety...They feel very protected." - Patricia Mauceri

"Nothing can seem foul to those who win." - William Shakespeare

"Religion a stalking horse to shoot other foul." - George Herbert

"Take heed of foul dirty wayes, and long sicknesse." - George Herbert

"Nature is truly wonderful. Only man is truly foul." - Thomas A Edison

"Sweet smells are sometimes used to cover foul ones." - George R R Martin

"It is a foul bird that filleth his own nest." - John Heywood

"Don't foul, don't flinch. Hit the line hard." - Theodore Roosevelt

"For nothing can seem foul to those that win." - William Shakespeare

"Our best yesterdays are now foul piles of crumpled names." - Vladimir Nabokov

"John Arne Riise was deservedly blown up for that foul" - Alan Green

"You have to foul me to stop me, period." - Shaquille O'Neal

"Gossip is the foul smell from the Devil's backside." - Laurie Halse Anderson

"That's a huge part foul man; that's just not cool." - Joe Teti

"I've never found an interesting person with a foul mouth." - Marilyn Vos Savant

"When you're hot, it's fair, when you're not, it's foul." - Harold Reynolds

"Murder most foul, as in the best it is." - William Shakespeare

"There's a shot up the alley. Oh, it's just foul." - Jerry Coleman

"Slavery is a foul contagion in the human character." - John Adams

"The foul sluggard's comfort: It will last my time'." - Thomas Carlyle

"Copulation is no more foul to me than death is." - Walt Whitman

"So fair and foul a day i had not seen." - William Shakespeare

"So foul and fair a day I have not seen." - William Shakespeare

"The president of General Motors was in a foul humor." - Arthur Hailey

"Don't foul, don't flinch-hit the line hard." - Theodore Roosevelt

"I talked to the ball a lot of times in my career. I yelled, "Go foul. Go foul."" - Lefty Gomez

"I think coaches sometimes foul their own players out of game by benching them too long when in foul trouble" - Jeff Van Gundy

"XML is not a language in the sense of a programming language any more than sketches on a napkin are a language." - Charles Simonyi

"All women speak two languages: ?the language of men ?and the language of silent suffering.? Some women speak a third, ?the language of queens." - Mohja Kahf

"In a language, in the system of language, there are only differences. Therefore, a taxonomical operation an undertake the systematic, statistical, and classificatory inventory of a language." - Jacques Derrida

"Music is the language of God. God's language, music, is not like mathematics or geometry. It is a language of love. If we love music, that is enough." - Sri Chinmoy

"All women speak two languages: the language of men and the language of silent suffering. Some women speak a third, the language of queens." - Mohja Kahf

"Sign language is my first language. English and Spanish are my second languages. I learned Spanish from my grandparents, sign language from my parents, and English from television." - Jack Jason

"I want to find a language that transforms language itself into steel for the spirit-a language to use against these sparkling insects, these jets." - Mahmoud Darwish

"Hebrew as a contemporary language, especially for poetry, is no longer the language of the Bible; but neither is it not the language of the Bible." - Cynthia Ozick

"Le langage est une peau: je frotte mon langage contre l'autre. Language is a skin; I rub my language against another language." - Roland Barthes

"There is no language that love does not speak." - Ella Wheeler Wilcox

"Music begins where the possibilities of language end." - Jean Sibelius

"Jazz music is a language of the emotions." - Charles Mingus

"To every obstacle oppose patience, perseverance and soothing language." - Thomas Jefferson

"For me, myth is the 'common' language of us all." - Janet Morris

"As was his language so was his life." - Seneca the Younger

"The only love language is 'die to self.'" - Christine Caine

"The philosopher caught in the nets of language." - Friedrich Nietzsche

"The spiritual activity of millennia is deposited in language." - Friedrich Nietzsche

"A man reacheth not to excellence with one language." - Roger Ascham

"We inhabit a language rather than a country." - Emil Cioran

"Finality, Sir, is not the language of politics." - Benjamin Disraeli

"The idea of a language more simple than ours." - John Dudley

"I think of language as our first music." - Yusef Komunyakaa

"All language designers are arrogant. Goes with the territory..." - Larry Wall

"Mathematics is not a language, it's an adventure" - Paul Lockhart

"Movement is the universal language of personal freedom." - Louis Chevrolet

"Music is the language of the heart without words." - Shinichi Suzuki

"Language is the key to the heart of people." - Ahmed Deedat

"English is my second language. Laughter is my first." - Paul Krassner

"No, she wasn't losing language. She was choking on it." - Gregory Maguire

"God is gracious beyond the power of language to describe." - Francis Asbury

"Close the language-door, and open the love-window" - Rumi

"Language is a very difficult thing to put into words." - Voltaire

"Armenian is the language to speak with God." - Lord Byron

"I don't think in any language. I think in images." - Vladimir Nabokov

"Language is the spiritual exhalation of the nation." - Wilhelm Von Humboldt

"Language is generated by the intellect and generates the intellect." - Peter Abelard

"If only. The saddest two words in any language." - Maggie Osborne

"Sarcasm is the language of people whose emotions are dying." - Barry Webster

"Like a diaphanous nightgown, language both hides and reveals." - Karen Elizabeth Gordon

"Painting is literature in colors. Literature is painting in language." - Pramoedya Ananta Toer

"At every moment where language can't go, that's your mind." - Bodhidharma

"Drawing on my fine command of language, I said nothing." - Mark Twain

"Philosophical problems arise when language goes on holiday" - Ludwig Wittgenstein

"Nature is the common, universal language, understood by all." - Kathleen Raine

"JavaScript is the world's most misunderstood programming language." - Douglas Crockford

"Language is a virus, money is a nasty disease." - Jonathan Barnbrook

"Art is an international language, understood by all." - Igor Babailov

"Who would recognize the unhappy if grief had no language?" - Publilius Syrus

"One must not be shy where language is concerned." - Ann Patchett

"Accuracy of language is one of the bulwarks of truth." - Anna Brownell Jameson

"The language of the street is always strong." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Clarity in language depends on clarity in thought." - Arthur M Schlesinger Jr

"Dialogue is a lean language in which every word counts." - Sol Stein

"Photography is a language more universal than words." - Minor White

"Javier Chevanton don't speak the language too good." - Kevin Bond

"You can't eat language but it eases thirst." - Bernard Malamud

"The misuse of language induces evil in the soul." - Socrates

"Music is the universal language ... it brings people closer together." - Ella Fitzgerald

"resignation, perhaps the most stifling word in the language." - Caitlin Thomas

"For prayer is the language of the heart ..." - Grace Aguilar

"Anthony Doerr again takes language beyond mortal limits." - Elissa Schappell

"Language is the Rubicon that divides man from beast." - Max Muller

"If only...the saddest words in the English language." - Kristan Higgins

"Without language, thought is a vague, uncharted nebula." - Ferdinand De Saussure

"The two great dividers are religion and LANGUAGE" - Immanuel Kant

"The language of sin was universal, the original Esperanto." - Joe Hill

"Well it is sometimes difficult to act in another language" - Sophie Marceau

"Power floats like money, like language, like theory." - Jean Baudrillard

"To speak another language is to have another soul" - Charlemagne

"Knowledge and Experience do not necessarily speak the same language." - Benjamin Hoff

"English is a stretch language; one size fits all." - William Safire

"Industry jargon may not be a language your customer understands." - Ron Kaufman



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