Quotes of the day

26 Jan

❝Writers create a national literature; translators create a universal literature.” -José Saramago

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

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

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

❝There’s no such thing as dead languages, only dormant minds.❞ ― Carlos Ruiz Zafón

The dictionary is based on the hypothesis — obviously an unproven one — that languages are made up of equivalent synonyms.― Jorge Luis Borges

Each letter of the alphabet is a steadfast loyal soldier in a great army of words, sentences, paragraphs, and stories. One letter falls, and the entire language falters.― Vera Nazarian


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