"Language ought to be the joint creation of poets and manual workers."
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"We invent the world through language. The world occurs through language."
"I wonder what language truck drivers are using, now that everyone is using theirs?"
"The secret of language is the secret of sympathy and its full charm is possible only to the gentle."
"The word of man is the most durable of all material."
"It was Greek to me."
"The English have no respect for their language, and will not teach their children to speak it."
"If the announcer can produce the impression that he is a gentlemen, he may pronounce as he pleases."
"Man invented language to satisfy his deep need to complain."
"A mind enclosed in language is in prison."
"Numbers constitute the only universal language."
"Language shapes the way we think, and determines what we can think about."
"We have really everything in common with America nowadays, except, of course, language."
"As advertising blather becomes the nation's normal idiom, language becomes printed noise."
"Poetry is the language of feeling."
"Language is a part of our organism and no less complicated than it."
"If we spoke a different language, we would perceive a somewhat different world."
"Every animal knows more than you do."
"It is nothing for one to know something unless another knows you know it."
"Men can acquire knowledge, but not wisdom. Some of the greatest fools ever known were learned men."
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