Quotations that match 'language'.

You pay your money, you take your choice. I get the audience my language attracts and I lose the ones it repels. David Antin
[ Attracts Audience Choice Get Language Lose Money Ones Pay Repels Take Your]
But if thought corrupts language, language can also corrupt thought. George Orwell
[ Also Corrupt Corrupts Language Thought]
And, indeed, though they differ concerning other things, yet all agree in this: that they think there is one Supreme Being that made and governs the world, whom they call, in the language of their country, Mithras. Thomas More
[ Agree Being Call Concerning Country Differ Governs Indeed Language Made Other Supreme Their Things Think Though Whom World Yet]
As you know, there are certain languages that lend themselves very easily to vocal use. Neville Marriner
[ Certain Easily Know Languages Lend Themselves Use Very Vocal]
To feel most beautifully alive means to be reading something beautiful, ready always to apprehend in the flow of language the sudden flash of poetry. John Andrew Holmes
[ Alive Always Apprehend Beautiful Beautifully Feel Flash Flow Language Means Most Poetry Reading Ready Something Sudden]
If your kids attend school and grades are up that will make $1,000 contributions to some 10,000 kids across the country, are challenging kids to learn foreign languages or challenging kids to get summer jobs or seek summer enrichment opportunities? Harold Ford
[ Across Attend Challenging Contributions Country Enrichment Foreign Get Grades Jobs Kids Languages Learn Make Opportunities School Seek Some Summer Up Will Your]
The future author is one who discovers that language, the exploration and manipulation of the resources of language, will serve him in winning through to his way. Thornton Wilder
[ Author Discovers Exploration Future Him His Language Manipulation Resources Serve Through Way Will Winning]
I think I make better use of language and imagery than when I started out. Terry Brooks
[ Better Imagery Language Make Out Started Than Think Use]
Language also encodes our past. We want to know who we are. To know who we are, we have to know who we used to be. Consequently, our literature, written in the past, anchors us in that past. Andrzej Wajda
[ Also Anchors Consequently Know Language Literature Our Past Us Used Want Written]
War is what happens when language fails. Margaret Atwood
[ Fails Happens Language War]
I have never designed a language for its own sake. Niklaus Wirth
[ Designed Language Never Own Sake]
I start with the story, almost in the old campfire sense, and the story leads to both the characters, which actors should best be cast in this story, and the language. The choice of words, more than anything else, creates the feeling that the story gives off. Donald E. Westlake
[ Actors Almost Anything Best Both Campfire Cast Characters Choice Creates Else Feeling Gives Language Leads More Off Old Sense Should Start Story Than Which Words]
We have forgotten that we have not come to an empty land to inherit it, but we have come to conquer a country from people inhabiting it, that governs it by the virtue of its language and savage culture. Moshe Sharett
[ Come Conquer Country Culture Empty Forgotten Governs Inhabiting Inherit Land Language Savage Virtue]
Anyone interested in the world generally can't help being interested in young adult culture - in the music, the bands, the books, the fashions, and the way in which the young adult community develops its own language. Margaret Mahy
[ Adult Anyone Bands Being Books Community Culture Develops Fashions Generally Help Interested Language Music Own Way Which World Young]
Whatever the course, whether the course was boring or interesting to me, whether I was talented in mathematics or not talented in languages, my parents expected A's. Martin Lewis Perl
[ Boring Course Expected Interesting Languages Mathematics Parents Talented Whatever Whether]
The wonders of the Grand Canyon cannot be adequately represented in symbols of speech, nor by speech itself. The resources of the graphic art are taxed beyond their powers in attempting to portray its features. Language and illustration combined must fail. John Wesley Powell
[ Adequately Art Attempting Beyond Cannot Canyon Combined Fail Features Grand Graphic Illustration Itself Language Must Nor Portray Powers Represented Resources Speech Symbols Taxed Their Wonders]
Richard Hugo taught me that anyone with a desire to write, an ear for language and a bit of imagination could become a writer. He also, in a way, gave me permission to write about northern Montana. James Welch
[ Also Anyone Become Bit Could Desire Ear Gave Hugo Imagination Language Montana Northern Permission Richard Taught Way Write Writer]
If I remember correctly, a writer is someone who wants to convey information. Language or writing is a code. Clifford Geertz
[ Code Convey Correctly Information Language Remember Someone Wants Writer Writing]
In Algeria, I had begun to get into literature and philosophy. I dreamed of writing-and already models were instructing the dream, a certain language governed it. Jacques Derrida
[ Algeria Already Begun Certain Dream Dreamed Get Governed Had Into Language Literature Models Philosophy Were]
Language thus becomes monumental because of the mutations of advertising. Robert Smithson
[ Advertising Because Becomes Language Monumental Mutations Thus]
Do not ghettoize society by putting people into legal categories of gender, race, ethnicity, language, or other such characteristics. Preston Manning
[ Categories Characteristics Ethnicity Gender Into Language Legal Other Putting Race Society Such]
There is nothing in philosophy which could not be said in everyday language. Henri Bergson
[ Could Everyday Language Nothing Philosophy Said Which]
However, when Java is promoted as the sole programming language, its flaws and limitations become serious. Bjarne Stroustrup
[ Become Flaws However Java Language Limitations Programming Promoted Serious Sole]
We play melodic music, we play songs, we play all kinds of things and when you improvise you don't just shut out different languages, you use all the languages that you have. Fred Frith
[ Different Improvise Just Kinds Languages Melodic Music Out Play Shut Songs Things Use]
The language you are about to hear... is disturbing. Dave Chappelle
[ Disturbing Hear Language]
Mechanical difficulties with language are the outcome of internal difficulties with thought. Elizabeth Bowen
[ Difficulties Internal Language Mechanical Outcome Thought]
No language is rude that can boast polite writers. Aubrey Beardsley
[ Boast Language Polite Rude Writers]
When I read great literature, great drama, speeches, or sermons, I feel that the human mind has not achieved anything greater than the ability to share feelings and thoughts through language. James Earl Jones
[ Ability Achieved Anything Drama Feel Feelings Great Greater Human Language Literature Mind Read Sermons Share Speeches Than Thoughts Through]
The greatest obstacle to international understanding is the barrier of language. Christopher Dawson
[ Barrier Greatest International Language Obstacle Understanding]
A riot is the language of the unheard. Martin Luther King, Jr.
[ Language Riot Unheard]
You learned the concept 'pain' when you learned language. Ludwig Wittgenstein
[ Concept Language Learned Pain]
Today, for a Jew who writes in the German language, it is totally impossible to make a living. In no group do I see as much misery, disappointment, desperation and hopelessness as in Jewish writers who write in German. Stefan Zweig
[ Desperation Disappointment German Group Hopelessness Impossible Jew Jewish Language Living Make Misery Much See Today Totally Write Writers Writes]
They are damn good projects - excellent projects. That goes for all the projects up there. You know some people make fun of people who speak a foreign language, and dumb people criticize something they do not understand, and that is what is going on up there - God damn it! Harry Hopkins
[ Criticize Damn Dumb Excellent Foreign Fun God Goes Going Good Know Language Make Projects Some Something Speak Understand Up]
There is no doubt that this film is autobiographical, but at the same time it also tries to portray an ordinary couple in a language that everyone can understand. Sophie Marceau
[ Also Autobiographical Couple Doubt Everyone Film Language Ordinary Portray Same Time Tries Understand]
French is the language that turns dirt into romance. Stephen King
[ Dirt French Into Language Romance Turns]
My English text is chaste, and all licentious passages are left in the decent obscurity of a learned language. Edward Gibbon
[ Chaste Decent English Language Learned Left Obscurity Passages Text]
What is jazz? It, It's almost like asking, What is French? Jazz is a musical language. It's a musical dialect that actually embodies the spirit of America. Branford Marsalis
[ Actually Almost America Asking Dialect Embodies French Jazz Language Musical Spirit]
Homer's whole language, the language in which he lived, the language that he breathed, because he never saw it, or certainly those who formed his tradition never saw it, in characters on the pages. It was all on the tongue and in the ear. Robert Fitzgerald
[ Because Breathed Certainly Characters Ear Formed His Homer Language Lived Never Pages Saw Those Tongue Tradition Which Whole]
Between 1910 and 1950 approximately 350 lives of Jesus were published in the English language alone. John Clayton
[ Alone Approximately Between English Jesus Language Lives Published Were]
Language is a cracked kettle on which we beat out tunes for bears to dance to, while all the time we long to move the stars to pity. Gustave Flaubert
[ Bears Beat Cracked Dance Kettle Language Long Move Out Pity Stars Time Tunes Which While]
Singing beautiful melodies is one thing, but to deliver the text so that the people understand it, even in a foreign language, has to be worked at very hard. Maureen Forrester
[ Beautiful Deliver Even Foreign Hard Language Melodies Singing Text Thing Understand Very Worked]
French is a language that makes those who speak it both calm and dynamic. Bernard Pivot
[ Both Calm Dynamic French Language Makes Speak Those]
The eyes have one language everywhere. George Herbert
[ Everywhere Eyes Language]
Jews are the intensive form of any nationality whose language and customs they adopt. Emma Lazarus
[ Adopt Any Customs Form Intensive Jews Language Nationality Whose]
When I left Barcelona, staying in Spain was an important factor in my decision to join Madrid. I did not have to change country or learn a new language, adopt a different sort of lifestyle, and so on. Luis Figo
[ Adopt Barcelona Change Country Decision Did Different Factor Important Join Language Learn Left Lifestyle Madrid New Sort Spain Staying]
Numbers constitute the only universal language. Nathanael West
[ Constitute Language Numbers Only Universal]
In the GNOME project we tried to keep the platform language independent. Miguel de Icaza
[ Gnome Independent Keep Language Platform Project Tried]
The symbolic view of things is a consequence of long absorption in images. Is sign language the real language of Paradise? Hugo Ball
[ Absorption Consequence Images Language Long Paradise Real Sign Symbolic Things View]
Our culture, language, history, and values are vital to uniting us as a nation. Bobby Jindal
[ Culture History Language Nation Our Uniting Us Values Vital]
I know what the structure of the language is. Kurt Loder
[ Know Language Structure]
There are infinite shadings of light and shadows and colors... it's an extraordinarily subtle language. Figuring out how to speak that language is a lifetime job. Conrad Hall
[ Colors Extraordinarily Figuring How Infinite Job Language Lifetime Light Out Shadows Speak Subtle]
Archimedes will be remembered when Aeschylus is forgotten, because languages die and mathematical ideas do not. G. H. Hardy
[ Archimedes Because Die Forgotten Ideas Languages Mathematical Remembered Will]
In making a speech one must study three points: first, the means of producing persuasion; second, the language; third the proper arrangement of the various parts of the speech. Aristotle
[ Arrangement First Language Making Means Must Parts Persuasion Points Producing Proper Second Speech Study Third Three Various]
Speech is human nature itself, with none of the artificiality of written language. Alfred North Whitehead
[ Human Itself Language Nature None Speech Written]
The art of motion pictures is pictorial and language comes a distant second. Jean-Jacques Annaud
[ Art Comes Distant Language Motion Pictorial Pictures Second]
95% on content and the computer language remains the same. Steve McConnell
[ Computer Content Language Remains Same]
People come from around the world and can understand each other without even speaking the same languages! Sergei Bubka
[ Around Come Each Even Languages Other Same Speaking Understand Without World]
The English language has a deceptive air of simplicity; so have some little frocks; but they are both not the kind of thing you can run up in half an hour with a machine. Dorothy L. Sayers
[ Air Both Deceptive English Half Hour Kind Language Little Machine Run Simplicity Some Thing Up]
Make it, not make it? What's the difference? Music is a language, it's a dance of life, and it can be a part of your life without being something that earns. Tina Weymouth
[ Being Dance Difference Earns Language Life Make Music Part Something Without Your]
As the mother teaches her children how to express themselves in their language, so one Gypsy musician teaches the other. They have never shown any need for notation. Franz Liszt
[ Any Children Express Gypsy Her How Language Mother Musician Need Never Notation Other Shown Teaches Their Themselves]
Some programming languages manage to absorb change, but withstand progress. Alan Perlis
[ Absorb Change Languages Manage Programming Progress Some Withstand]
Everything that we inherit, the rain, the skies, the speech, and anybody who works in the English language in Ireland knows that there's the dead ghost of Gaelic in the language we use and listen to and that those things will reflect our Irish identity. John McGahern
[ Anybody Dead English Everything Gaelic Ghost Identity Inherit Ireland Irish Knows Language Listen Our Rain Reflect Skies Speech Things Those Use Will Works]
Metaphor is embodied in language. Dennis Potter
[ Embodied Language Metaphor]
I try to speak in everyday language. I feel like God has gifted me to take Bible principles and make them practical. Joel Osteen
[ Bible Everyday Feel Gifted God Language Make Practical Principles Speak Take Them Try]
Anthropologists are a connecting link between poets and scientists; though their field-work among primitive peoples has often made them forget the language of science. Robert Graves
[ Among Anthropologists Between Connecting Forget Language Link Made Often Peoples Poets Primitive Science Scientists Their Them Though]
In days of doubt, in days of dreary musings on my country's fate, you alone are my comfort and support, oh great, powerful, righteous, and free Russian language! Ivan Turgenev
[ Alone Comfort Country Days Doubt Dreary Fate Free Great Language Musings Oh Powerful Righteous Russian Support]
To try to write love is to confront the muck of language: that region of hysteria where language is both too much and too little, excessive and impoverished. Roland Barthes
[ Both Confront Excessive Hysteria Impoverished Language Little Love Much Muck Region Too Try Where Write]
It's always been easy with Mark, he's a rock fan and we speak the same language. He's a big Beatles fan too. We worked a lot via CLI calls, though only meeting up once every couple of months. Phil Collins
[ Always Beatles Been Big Calls Couple Easy Every Fan Language Lot Mark Meeting Months Once Only Rock Same Speak Though Too Up Via Worked]
Our approach was very simple. It was about creating a universal language. A show that will be attractive toward every people coming from all over the world. And that was a big thing. Guy Laliberte
[ Approach Attractive Big Coming Creating Every Language Our Over Show Simple Thing Toward Universal Very Will World]
If you take 2001: A Space Odyssey as an example of somebody who creates a new language in film by what he was able to accomplish with art direction, photography, lighting, etc., it is still a gold standard for science fiction. Matthew Modine
[ Able Accomplish Art Creates Direction Etc Example Fiction Film Gold Language Lighting New Odyssey Photography Science Somebody Space Standard Still Take]
It would, of course, be hopeless to attempt to crowd into an international language all those local overtones of meaning which are so dear to the heart of the nationalist. Edward Sapir
[ Attempt Course Crowd Dear Heart Hopeless International Into Language Local Meaning Nationalist Those Which Would]
It's like learning a language; you can't speak a language fluently until you find out who you are in that language, and that has as much to do with your body as it does with vocabulary and grammar. Fred Frith
[ Body Does Find Fluently Grammar Language Learning Much Out Speak Until Vocabulary Your]
I don't know what 'operational control' of the border means, but I do understand the English language. And as I understand that phrase, that's not true. We do not have operational control. John Cornyn
[ Border Control English Know Language Means Operational Phrase True Understand]
I have a good ear for languages. Harry Dean Stanton
[ Ear Good Languages]
We believe the Senate language provides for federal subsidies for abortions. Plus there's a language in there where you have to pay one dollar per month, every enrollee, to pay for a fund for reproductive rights which include abortion. And that's totally against federal law. So we are saying take that out. Bart Stupak
[ Abortion Abortions Against Believe Dollar Every Federal Fund Include Language Law Month Out Pay Per Plus Provides Reproductive Rights Saying Senate Subsidies Take Totally Where Which]
Many people tend to look at programming styles and languages like religions: if you belong to one, you cannot belong to others. But this analogy is another fallacy. Niklaus Wirth
[ Analogy Another Belong Cannot Fallacy Languages Look Many Others Programming Religions Styles Tend]
God speaks to me not through the thunder and the earthquake, nor through the ocean and the stars, but through the Son of Man, and speaks in a language adapted to my imperfect sight and hearing. William Lyon Phelps
[ Adapted Earthquake God Hearing Imperfect Language Man Nor Ocean Sight Son Speaks Stars Through Thunder]
I think one of the best words in the English language is compassion. I think it holds everything. It holds love, it holds care... and if everybody just did something. We all make a difference. Michael Crawford
[ Best Care Compassion Did Difference English Everybody Everything Holds Just Language Love Make Something Think Words]
Man invented language to satisfy his deep need to complain. Lily Tomlin
[ Complain Deep His Invented Language Man Need Satisfy]
I think the cinema you like has more to do with silence, and the theater you like has more to do with language. Ben Kingsley
[ Cinema Language More Silence Theater Think]
As advertising blather becomes the nation's normal idiom, language becomes printed noise. George Will
[ Advertising Becomes Idiom Language Nation Noise Normal Printed]
Everyone, left to his own devices, forms an idea about what goes on in language which is very far from the truth. Ferdinand de Saussure
[ Devices Everyone Far Forms Goes His Idea Language Left Own Truth Very Which]
I get along with all the women singers, but especially Dolly Parton. We talk the same hillbilly language. Loretta Lynn
[ Along Dolly Especially Get Hillbilly Language Parton Same Singers Talk Women]
We need only look to our Navajo Code Talkers during World War II to see the value that Native languages bring not only to their culture, but to the security of all Americans. Rick Renzi
[ Americans Bring Code Culture During Ii Languages Look Native Need Only Our Security See Talkers Their Value War World]
My plays are made up of long monologues, which is similar to prose working with the language. Elfriede Jelinek
[ Language Long Made Monologues Plays Prose Similar Up Which Working]
As the president of Kosovo, I am more concerned about the current situation with the employment standing at around 70 % of the population, which is young, with great potential, speaking many foreign languages and having wide expertise. Ibrahim Rugova
[ Am Around Concerned Current Employment Expertise Foreign Great Having Kosovo Languages Many More Population Potential President Situation Speaking Standing Which Wide Young]
I grew up in France, my first language was French, and I tend to gravitate towards French cooking. Robert Stack
[ Cooking First France French Gravitate Grew Language Tend Towards Up]
A language is a more ancient and inevitable thing than any state. Joseph Brodsky
[ Ancient Any Inevitable Language More State Than Thing]
So, not for lack of love of language, but because I feel our language is in an enormous state of humiliation, I decided to make films without words. Godfrey Reggio
[ Because Decided Enormous Feel Films Humiliation Lack Language Love Make Our State Without Words]
Nothing exists except through language. Hans-Georg Gadamer
[ Except Exists Language Nothing Through]
Duty, then is the sublimest word in our language. Do your duty in all things. You cannot do more; you should never wish to do less. Robert E. Lee
[ Cannot Duty Language Less More Never Our Should Sublimest Then Things Wish Word Your]
Morality, like language, is an invented structure for conserving and communicating order. And morality is learned, like language, by mimicking and remembering. Jane Rule
[ Communicating Conserving Invented Language Learned Mimicking Morality Order Remembering Structure]
The Language Poets are writing only about language itself. The Ashbery poets are writing only about poetry itself. That seems to me a kind of dead end. Robert Morgan
[ Dead End Itself Kind Language Only Poetry Poets Seems Writing]
Why does there exist a global American entertainment industry, but there isn't an equivalent coming from France or Italy? This is the case simply because the English language opens the whole world to the American cinema. Andrzej Wajda
[ American Because Case Cinema Coming Does English Entertainment Equivalent Exist France Global Industry Italy Language Opens Simply Whole Why World]
I wish life was not so short, he thought. languages take such a time, and so do all the things one wants to know about. J. R. R. Tolkien
[ Know Languages Life Short Such Take Things Thought Time Wants Wish]
The danger of that - and there's a grave danger that I, myself, have to be very aware of - is that you become so involved and intrigued in the language that sometimes you lose track that that is only a means to an aesthetic experience that the listener has to get. Leo Ornstein
[ Aesthetic Aware Become Danger Experience Get Grave Intrigued Involved Language Listener Lose Means Myself Only Sometimes Track Very]
Take all that is given whether wealth, love or language, nothing comes by mistake and with good digestion all can be turned to health. George Herbert
[ Comes Digestion Given Good Health Language Love Mistake Nothing Take Turned Wealth Whether]
For boredom speaks the language of time, and it is to teach you the most valuable lesson of your life - the lesson of your utter insignificance. Joseph Brodsky
[ Boredom Insignificance Language Lesson Life Most Speaks Teach Time Utter Valuable Your]
No one has a finer command of language than the person who keeps his mouth shut. Sam Rayburn
[ Command Finer His Keeps Language Mouth Person Shut Than]
Language is much closer to film than painting is. Sergei Eisenstein
[ Closer Film Language Much Painting Than]
I would guess that the decision to create a small special purpose language or use an existing general purpose language is one of the toughest decisions that anyone facing the need for a new language must make. Guido van Rossum
[ Anyone Create Decision Decisions Existing Facing General Guess Language Make Must Need New Purpose Small Special Toughest Use Would]
Art works because it appeals to certain faculties of the mind. Music depends on details of the auditory system, painting and sculpture on the visual system. Poetry and literature depend on language. Steven Pinker
[ Appeals Art Auditory Because Certain Depend Depends Details Faculties Language Literature Mind Music Painting Poetry Sculpture System Visual Works]
That helped me to keep in touch with myself and to keep in touch with this really quite extraordinary language and literature into which I had pushed a little way. Robert Fitzgerald
[ Extraordinary Had Helped Into Keep Language Literature Little Myself Pushed Quite Really Touch Way Which]
Music is the only language in which you cannot say a mean or sarcastic thing. John Erskine
[ Cannot Language Mean Music Only Sarcastic Say Thing Which]
Words are our life. We are human because we use language. So I think we are less human when we use less language. Carol Shields
[ Because Human Language Less Life Our Think Use Words]
For us chess players the language of artist is something natural. Vladimir Kramnik
[ Artist Chess Language Natural Players Something Us]
I said in sharp language that that practice was wrong. Ken Starr
[ Language Practice Said Sharp Wrong]
One can say of language that it is potentially the only human home, the only dwelling place that cannot be hostile to man. John Berger
[ Cannot Dwelling Home Hostile Human Language Man Only Place Potentially Say]
It is time for dead languages to be quiet. Natalie Clifford Barney
[ Dead Languages Quiet Time]
Not only the entire ability to think rests on language... but language is also the crux of the misunderstanding of reason with itself. Johann G. Hamann
[ Ability Also Crux Entire Itself Language Misunderstanding Only Reason Rests Think]
I feel impelled to speak today in a language that in a sense is new-one which I, who have spent so much of my life in the military profession, would have preferred never to use. That new language is the language of atomic warfare. Dwight D. Eisenhower
[ Atomic Feel Impelled Language Life Military Much Never New Preferred Profession Sense Speak Spent Today Use Warfare Which Would]
When the American spirit was in its youth, the language of America was different: Liberty, sir, was the primary object. Patrick Henry
[ America American Different Language Liberty Object Primary Sir Spirit Youth]
Painting is a language which cannot be replaced by another language. I don't know what to say about what I paint, really. Balthus
[ Another Cannot Know Language Paint Painting Really Replaced Say Which]
We should never denigrate any other culture but rather help people to understand the relationship between their own culture and the dominant culture. When you understand another culture or language, it does not mean that you have to lose your own culture. Edward T. Hall
[ Another Any Between Culture Denigrate Does Dominant Help Language Lose Mean Never Other Own Rather Relationship Should Their Understand Your]
The day is past when schools could afford to give sufficient time and attention to the teaching of the ancient languages to enable the student to get that enjoyment out of classical literature that made the lives of our grandfathers so rich. James Loeb
[ Afford Ancient Attention Classical Could Day Enable Enjoyment Get Give Grandfathers Languages Literature Lives Made Our Out Past Rich Schools Student Sufficient Teaching Time]
I have eighteen titles in the German language. I had a number one song in 1965. Wanda Jackson
[ Eighteen German Had Language Number Song Titles]
I studied Japanese language and culture in college and graduate school, and afterward went to work in Tokyo, where I met a young man whose father was a famous businessman and whose mother was a geisha. Arthur Golden
[ Afterward Businessman College Culture Famous Father Geisha Graduate Japanese Language Man Met Mother School Studied Tokyo Went Where Whose Work Young]
Accuracy of language is one of the bulwarks of truth. Anna Jameson
[ Accuracy Language Truth]
Well, with the French language, which I understood and spoke, however imperfectly, and read in great quantities, at certain times, the matter I suppose was slightly different from either Latin or Greek. Robert Fitzgerald
[ Certain Different Either French Great Greek However Imperfectly Language Latin Matter Quantities Read Slightly Spoke Suppose Times Understood Well Which]
The common behavior of mankind is the system of reference by means of which we interpret an unknown language. Ludwig Wittgenstein
[ Behavior Common Interpret Language Mankind Means Reference System Unknown Which]
On July 26, 1916, I announced to all my friends in America that from now on I resolved to write no more poems in the classical language, and to begin my experiments in writing poetry in the so-called vulgar tongue of the people. Hu Shih
[ America Announced Begin Classical Experiments Friends July Language More Now Poems Poetry Resolved So-Called Tongue Vulgar Write Writing]
After using four different languages on an album, it's tough to decide which one I'm gonna actually learn to speak. I always study the lyric, make sure I know what I'm singing, and try to get the pronunciation as perfect as possible. Josh Groban
[ Actually After Album Always Decide Different Four Get Gonna Know Languages Learn Lyric Make Perfect Possible Singing Speak Study Sure Tough Try Using Which]
Your purpose is to make your audience see what you saw, hear what you heard, feel what you felt. Relevant detail, couched in concrete, colorful language, is the best way to recreate the incident as it happened and to picture it for the audience. Dale Carnegie
[ Audience Best Colorful Concrete Couched Detail Feel Felt Happened Hear Heard Incident Language Make Picture Purpose Recreate Relevant Saw See Way Your]
You who speak languages, you are such liars. Orson Scott Card
[ Languages Liars Speak Such]
While a people preserves its language; it preserves the marks of liberty. Jose Rizal
[ Language Liberty Marks Preserves While]
The language has got to be fully alive - I can't bear dull, flaccid writing myself and I don't see why any reader should put up with it. Helen Dunmore
[ Alive Any Bear Dull Fully Got Language Myself Put Reader See Should Up Why Writing]
The Republic of Macedonia is being built on democratic ideals and values, not on ethnic groups. Those ideals and values include economic opportunities, language and educational opportunities, religious rights, and political processes. Boris Trajkovski
[ Being Built Democratic Economic Educational Ethnic Groups Ideals Include Language Opportunities Political Processes Religious Republic Rights Those Values]
I felt Joyce was an influence on my fiction, but in a very general way, as a kind of inspiration and a model for the beauty of language. Don DeLillo
[ Beauty Felt Fiction General Influence Inspiration Joyce Kind Language Model Very Way]
The protean nature of the computer is such that it can act like a machine or like a language to be shaped and exploited. Alan Kay Technology
[ Act Computer Exploited Language Machine Nature Shaped Such]
The economic piece is still missing, since it's so hard to attract industry to reservations, but spiritually and educationally, they're doing just fine. Each tribe has a community college now, and they teach the language, they teach the traditions. James Welch
[ Attract College Community Doing Each Economic Educationally Fine Hard Industry Just Language Missing Now Piece Reservations Since Spiritually Still Teach Traditions Tribe]
The transition state of manners and language cannot be too often insisted upon: for this affected the process at both ends, giving the artist in fictitious life an uncertain model to copy and unstable materials to work in. George Saintsbury
[ Affected Artist Both Cannot Copy Ends Fictitious Giving Insisted Language Life Manners Materials Model Often Process State Too Transition Uncertain Unstable Upon Work]
Language is not merely a set of unrelated sounds, clauses, rules, and meanings; it is a total coherent system of these integrating with each other, and with behavior, context, universe of discourse, and observer perspective. Kenneth L. Pike
[ Behavior Clauses Coherent Context Discourse Each Integrating Language Meanings Merely Observer Other Perspective Rules Set Sounds System These Total Universe Unrelated]
As our language wanes and dies, the golden legends of the far-off centuries fade and pass away. No one sees their influence upon culture; no one sees their educational power. Douglas Hyde
[ Away Centuries Culture Dies Educational Fade Far-Off Golden Influence Language Legends Our Pass Power Sees Their Upon]
To handle a language skillfully is to practice a kind of evocative sorcery. Charles Baudelaire
[ Evocative Handle Kind Language Practice Skillfully Sorcery]
You need to find somebody who will speak the same language. We understand that we couldn't have any kind of discussion without permission, without a legal framework behind it. Anatoly Chubais
[ Any Behind Discussion Find Framework Kind Language Legal Need Permission Same Somebody Speak Understand Will Without]
On what rests the hope of the republic? One country, one language, one flag! Alexander Henry Patriotism
[ Country Flag Hope Language Republic Rests]
Certain kinds of speed, flow, intensity, density of attacks, density of interaction... Music that concentrates on those qualities is, I think, easier achieved by free improvisation between people sharing a common attitude, a common language. Evan Parker
[ Achieved Attacks Attitude Between Certain Common Concentrates Density Easier Flow Free Improvisation Intensity Interaction Kinds Language Music Qualities Sharing Speed Think Those]
Parents should conduct their arguments in quiet, respectful tones, but in a foreign language. You'd be surprised what an inducement that is to the education of children. Judith Martin
[ Arguments Children Conduct Education Foreign Inducement Language Parents Quiet Respectful Should Surprised Their Tones]
Certainly ordinary language has no claim to be the last word, if there is such a thing. J. L. Austin
[ Certainly Claim Language Last Ordinary Such Thing Word]
Whenever one reads of the determination of the species, or opens a book on natural science and history, in whatever language, one inevitably comes across the name of Linne. Johannes Vilhelm Jensen
[ Across Book Comes Determination History Inevitably Language Name Natural Opens Reads Science Species Whatever Whenever]
These examples of the lack of simplicity in English and French, all appearances to the contrary, could be multiplied almost without limit and apply to all national languages. Edward Sapir
[ Almost Appearances Apply Contrary Could English Examples French Lack Languages Limit Multiplied National Simplicity These Without]
He was one of those inexplicable gifts of nature, an artist who leaps over boundaries, changes our nervous systems, creates a new language, transmits new kinds of joy to our startled senses and spirits. Jack Kroll
[ Artist Boundaries Changes Creates Gifts Inexplicable Joy Kinds Language Leaps Nature Nervous New Our Over Senses Spirits Startled Systems Those Transmits]
Language is remarkable, except under the extreme constraints of mathematics and logic, it never can talk only about what it's supposed to talk about but is always spreading around. Howard Nemerov
[ Always Around Constraints Except Extreme Language Logic Mathematics Never Only Remarkable Spreading Supposed Talk Under]
Our purpose is simply to ask how theological principles can be shown to have usable secular analogues that throw light upon the nature of language. Kenneth Burke
[ Ask How Language Light Nature Our Principles Purpose Secular Shown Simply Theological Throw Upon Usable]
I am now completing research supported by NSF and NEH that is mapping changes in the English language through all of North America, for both mainstream and minority communities. William Labov
[ Am America Both Changes Communities Completing English Language Mainstream Mapping Minority North Now Research Supported Through]
Even if you didn't see the movie, you'd see two words you'd never seen put together before - comedy and Muslim. Comedy is friendly - it's the least offensive word in our language. Albert Brooks
[ Before Comedy Even Friendly Language Least Movie Muslim Never Offensive Our Put See Seen Together Two Word Words]
I'd visit the near future, close enough that someone might want to talk to Larry Niven and can figure out the language; distant enough to get me decent medical techniques and a ticket to the Moon. Larry Niven
[ Close Decent Distant Enough Figure Future Get Language Larry Medical Might Moon Near Out Someone Talk Techniques Ticket Visit Want]
My favorite language for maintainability is Python. It has simple, clean syntax, object encapsulation, good library support, and optional named parameters. Bram Cohen
[ Clean Favorite Good Language Library Named Object Optional Parameters Python Simple Support Syntax]
Language is like money, without which specific relative values may well exist and be felt, but cannot be reduced to a common denominator. George Santayana
[ Cannot Common Denominator Exist Felt Language May Money Reduced Relative Specific Values Well Which Without]
Poetry is ordinary language raised to the Nth power. Poetry is boned with ideas, nerved and blooded with emotions, all held together by the delicate, tough skin of words. Paul Engle Poetry
[ Blooded Delicate Emotions Held Ideas Language Nth Ordinary Poetry Power Raised Skin Together Tough Words]
Between rounds of speed chess I read enough of a programming manual to teach myself to write programs on the school's DEC mainframe in the language Basic. Eric Allin Cornell
[ Basic Between Chess Dec Enough Language Manual Myself Programming Programs Read Rounds School Speed Teach Write]
In the year 1915 a series of trivial incidents led some Chinese students in Cornell University to take up the question of reforming the Chinese language. Hu Shih
[ Chinese Cornell Incidents Language Led Question Reforming Series Some Students Take Trivial University Up Year]
The iconoclastic mode, that specific mode of language, there is an element of it that it is punk - that is confrontational. That's just a part of the language of jazz - at a certain point. Matthew Shipp
[ Certain Confrontational Element Iconoclastic Jazz Just Language Mode Part Point Punk Specific]
Even in India the Hindi film industry might be the best known but there are movies made in other regional languages in India, be it Tamil or Bengali. Those experiences too are different from the ones in Bombay. Aishwarya Rai
[ Bengali Best Bombay Different Even Experiences Film Hindi India Industry Known Languages Made Might Movies Ones Other Regional Those Too]
Now why should the cinema follow the forms of theater and painting rather than the methodology of language, which allows wholly new concepts of ideas to arise from the combination of two concrete denotations of two concrete objects? Sergei Eisenstein
[ Allows Arise Cinema Combination Concepts Concrete Follow Forms Ideas Language Methodology New Now Objects Painting Rather Should Than Theater Two Which Wholly Why]
The first problem of the media is posed by what does not get translated, or even published in the dominant political languages. Jacques Derrida
[ Does Dominant Even First Get Languages Media Political Posed Problem Published Translated]
Dance is the hidden language of the soul of the body. Martha Graham
[ Body Dance Hidden Language Soul]
Think like a wise man but communicate in the language of the people. William Butler Yeats
[ Communicate Language Man Think Wise]
Certainly, because the computer and computer language was still not as common as it is today. That's one of the reasons I believe Tron wasn't as popular back then as it is today. Bruce Boxleitner
[ Back Because Believe Certainly Common Computer Language Popular Reasons Still Then Today]
We may come to Jesus and ask Him; He will know all about it; if He comes to a little child, he will adapt himself to the language and capacity of a little child. Joseph Smith, Jr.
[ Adapt Ask Capacity Child Come Comes Him Himself Jesus Know Language Little May Will]
Man acts as though he were the shaper and master of language, while in fact language remains the master of man. Martin Heidegger
[ Acts Fact Language Man Master Remains Though Were While]
My use of language is part and parcel of my message. Theo Van Gogh
[ Language Message Parcel Part Use]
A different language is a different vision of life. Federico Fellini
[ Different Language Life Vision]
About the use of language: it is impossible to sharpen a pencil with a blunt axe. It is equally vain to try to do it with ten blunt axes instead. Edsger Dijkstra
[ Axe Axes Blunt Equally Impossible Instead Language Pencil Sharpen Ten Try Use Vain]
Why on earth do we want closer connection with England? We have little in common with English people except our language. We are fast becoming an entirely different people. Henry Lawson
[ Becoming Closer Common Connection Different Earth England English Entirely Except Fast Language Little Our Want Why]
In poetic language, in which the sign as such takes on an autonomous value, this sound symbolism becomes an actual factor and creates a sort of accompaniment to the signified. Roman Jakobson
[ Actual Autonomous Becomes Creates Factor Language Poetic Sign Sort Sound Such Symbolism Takes Value Which]
It's difficult for me to feel that a solid page without the breakups of paragraphs can be interesting. I break mine up perhaps sooner than I should in terms of the usage of the English language. A. E. van Vogt
[ Break Difficult English Feel Interesting Language Mine Page Paragraphs Perhaps Should Solid Sooner Terms Than Up Usage Without]
A Swedish physicist can not discuss his work with fifty people unless he goes abroad. A Swedish economist can get opinions and instructions in his native language from thousands upon thousands of his fellow citizens. George Stigler
[ Abroad Citizens Discuss Economist Fellow Fifty Get Goes His Instructions Language Native Opinions Physicist Swedish Thousands Unless Upon Work]
Of course language manifests a belief only if we use its words with the implied acceptance of their appositeness. Michael Polanyi
[ Acceptance Belief Course Implied Language Manifests Only Their Use Words]
APL is a mistake, carried through to perfection. It is the language of the future for the programming techniques of the past: it creates a new generation of coding bums. Edsger Dijkstra
[ Bums Carried Coding Creates Future Generation Language Mistake New Past Perfection Programming Techniques Through]
Because of my language and the pantomime with which most Europeans accompany their speech, I was catalogued as a heavy. Bela Lugosi
[ Accompany Because Europeans Heavy Language Most Pantomime Speech Their Which]
I was very adept at acquiring languages. Anna Held
[ Acquiring Adept Languages Very]
In terms of language, yeah we get bleeped and blurred and things, but in terms of content, I would probably say we're getting away with more here than we could get away with in Britain. And that surprised us so much! Graham Norton
[ Away Blurred Britain Content Could Get Getting Here Language More Much Probably Say Surprised Terms Than Things Us Would Yeah]
Speech sounds cannot be understood, delimited, classified and explained except in the light of the tasks which they perform in language. Roman Jakobson
[ Cannot Classified Except Explained Language Light Perform Sounds Speech Tasks Understood Which]
I don't really read as much as I used to. A lot of what I was looking for as an escape I find in writing. And the other thing is that I don't want to get into someone else's language when I'm working. Alice Hoffman
[ Else Escape Find Get Into Language Looking Lot Much Other Read Really Someone Thing Used Want Working Writing]
I had a quick ear and could pick up languages. Diane Cilento
[ Could Ear Had Languages Pick Quick Up]
Image is an international language. Marjane Satrapi
[ Image International Language]
I must stick with Chinese language films. Zhang Yimou
[ Chinese Films Language Must Stick]
Ours is the age of substitutes: instead of language, we have jargon: instead of principles, slogans: and, instead of genuine ideas, bright ideas. Eric Bentley
[ Age Bright Genuine Ideas Instead Jargon Language Ours Principles Slogans Substitutes]
There are realities we all share, regardless of our nationality, language, or individual tastes. As we need food, so do we need emotional nourishment: love, kindness, appreciation, and support from others. J. Donald Walters
[ Appreciation Emotional Food Individual Kindness Language Love Nationality Need Nourishment Others Our Realities Regardless Share Support Tastes]
The process of filmmaking is very musical, you get into the rhythm and the rhythmics of how someone is, especially with Woody Allen who is very much into body language and body movement. Charlotte Rampling
[ Allen Body Especially Filmmaking Get How Into Language Movement Much Musical Process Rhythm Someone Very Woody]
My least favorite phrase in the English language is "I don't care." James Caan
[ Care English Favorite Language Least Phrase]
I think my prose reads as if English were my second language. By the time I get to the end of a paragraph, I'm dodging bullets and gasping for breath. Lynn Abbey
[ Breath Bullets Dodging End English Get Language Paragraph Prose Reads Second Think Time Were]
That's so different in Hong Kong when I'm using my own mother language, I can treat the line in one thousand different ways, with many different reactions. Chow Yun-Fat
[ Different Hong Kong Language Line Many Mother Own Reactions Thousand Treat Using Ways]
Money speaks sense in a language all nations understand. Aphra Behn
[ Language Money Nations Sense Speaks Understand]
There is some mysterious thing that goes on whereby, in the process of playing Shakespeare continuously, actors are surprised by the way the language actually acts on them. Kenneth Branagh
[ Actors Acts Actually Continuously Goes Language Mysterious Playing Process Shakespeare Some Surprised Them Thing Way Whereby]
Without a knowledge of mythology much of the elegant literature of our own language cannot be understood and appreciated. Thomas Bulfinch
[ Appreciated Cannot Elegant Knowledge Language Literature Much Mythology Our Own Understood Without]
A spirit, breathing the language of independence, is natural to Englishmen, few of whom are disposed to brook compulsion, or submit to the dictates of others, when not softened by reason, or tempered with kindness. Joseph Lancaster
[ Breathing Brook Compulsion Dictates Disposed Englishmen Few Independence Kindness Language Natural Others Reason Softened Spirit Submit Tempered Whom]
The Court is most vulnerable and comes nearest to illegitimacy when it deals with judge-made constitutional law having little or no cognizable roots in the language or design of the Constitution. Byron White
[ Comes Constitution Constitutional Court Deals Design Having Language Law Little Most Nearest Roots Vulnerable]
I remain convinced that obstinate addiction to ordinary language in our private thoughts is one of the main obstacles to progress in philosophy. Bertrand Russell
[ Addiction Convinced Language Main Obstacles Obstinate Ordinary Our Philosophy Private Progress Remain Thoughts]
Yes, we are all different. Different customs, different foods, different mannerisms, different languages, but not so different that we cannot get along with one another. If we will disagree without being disagreeable. J. Martin Kohe
[ Along Another Being Cannot Customs Different Disagree Disagreeable Foods Get Languages Mannerisms Will Without Yes]
Poetry is a matter of life, not just a matter of language. Lucille Clifton
[ Just Language Life Matter Poetry]
Words should be employed as the means, not the end; language is the instrument, conviction is the work. Joshua Reynolds
[ Conviction Employed End Instrument Language Means Should Words Work]
Bobby and I went through some old questionnaires about customer requirements for languages, then we compiled a new one and sent it out to a few dozen people we knew. James Frank
[ Bobby Compiled Customer Dozen Few Knew Languages New Old Out Requirements Sent Some Then Through Went]
It's like there are all these languages available, especially in terms of image. Why confine yourself to only English? There's all these languages and possibilities and concepts to speak or communicate with. William Wiley
[ Available Communicate Concepts Confine English Especially Image Languages Only Possibilities Speak Terms These Why Yourself]
So long as we use a certain language, all questions that we can ask will have to be formulated in it and will thereby confirm the theory of the universe which is implied in the vocabulary and structure of the language. Michael Polanyi
[ Ask Certain Confirm Formulated Implied Language Long Questions Structure Theory Thereby Universe Use Vocabulary Which Will]
I love to laugh, it's my main thing. I love to abuse the English language. Dan Fogelberg
[ Abuse English Language Laugh Love Main Thing]
Finality is not the language of politics. Benjamin Disraeli
[ Finality Language Politics]
We die. That may be the meaning of life. But we do language. That may be the measure of our lives. Toni Morrison
[ Die Language Life Lives May Meaning Measure Our]
Music is a language, you see, a universal language. Sun Ra
[ Language Music See Universal]
For me concrete poetry was a particular way of using language which came out of a particular feeling, and I don't have control over whether this feeling is in me or not. Ian Hamilton Finlay
[ Came Concrete Control Feeling Language Out Over Particular Poetry Using Way Whether Which]
The promise of America is one immigration policy for all who seek to enter our shores, whether they come from Mexico, Haiti or Canada, there must be one set of rules for everybody. We cannot welcome those to come and then try and act as though any culture will not be respected or treated inferior. We cannot look at the Latino community and preach "one language." No one gave them an English test before they sent them to Iraq to fight for America. Al Sharpton
[ Act America Any Before Canada Cannot Come Community Culture English Enter Everybody Fight Gave Haiti Immigration Inferior Iraq Language Latino Look Mexico Must Our Policy Preach Promise Respected Rules Seek Sent Set Shores ]
I definitely wish to distinguish American poetry from British or other English language poetry. Diane Wakoski
[ American British Definitely Distinguish English Language Other Poetry Wish]
They cannot make it say what they want it to say. And this is the beginning and the end of the case for retaining the old language: If the churches give it up, who will remember how to say what is said? Clifford Longley
[ Beginning Cannot Case Churches End Give How Language Make Old Remember Retaining Said Say Up Want Will]
A language presupposes that all the individual users possess the organs. Ferdinand de Saussure
[ Individual Language Organs Possess Presupposes Users]
Poetry should help, not only to refine the language of the time, but to prevent it from changing too rapidly. T. S. Eliot
[ Changing Help Language Only Poetry Prevent Rapidly Refine Should Time Too]
Feelings or emotions are the universal language and are to be honored. They are the authentic expression of who you are at your deepest place. Judith Wright
[ Authentic Deepest Emotions Expression Feelings Honored Language Place Universal Your]
Actually, my correspondent's language is better than mine. He can put his sentiment into words. Alfred Day Hershey
[ Actually Better Correspondent His Into Language Mine Put Sentiment Than Words]
It's amazing how, age after age, in country after country, and in all languages, Shakespeare emerges as incomparable. M. H. Abrams
[ After Age Amazing Country Emerges How Incomparable Languages Shakespeare]
I would say colonialism is a wonderful thing. It spread civilization to Africa. Before it they had no written language, no wheel as we know it, no schools, no hospitals, not even normal clothing. Ian Smith
[ Africa Before Civilization Clothing Colonialism Even Had Hospitals Know Language Normal Say Schools Spread Thing Wheel Wonderful Would Written]
China's cinema has been rising for some time; it has more exposure, so my chances of becoming internationally known are better. But the first thing I have to do is learn English. If I can grasp the language, then perhaps I can think about the U.S. Ziyi Zhang
[ Becoming Been Better Chances China Cinema English Exposure First Grasp Internationally Known Language Learn More Perhaps Rising Some Then Thing Think Time]
The language of the younger generation has the brutality of the city and an assertion of threatening power at hand, not to come. It is military, theatrical, and at its most coherent probably a lasting repudiation of empty courtesy and bureaucratic euphemism. Elizabeth Hardwick
[ Assertion Brutality Bureaucratic City Coherent Come Courtesy Empty Euphemism Generation Hand Language Lasting Military Most Power Probably Repudiation Theatrical Threatening Younger]
Language is a living thing. We can feel it changing. Parts of it become old: they drop off and are forgotten. New pieces bud out, spread into leaves, and become big branches, proliferating. Gilbert Highet
[ Become Big Branches Bud Changing Drop Feel Forgotten Into Language Leaves Living New Off Old Out Parts Pieces Spread Thing]
Language is legislation, speech is its code. We do not see the power which is in speech because we forget that all speech is a classification, and that all classifications are oppressive. Roland Barthes
[ Because Classification Code Forget Language Legislation Oppressive Power See Speech Which]
You get the feeling that many of my guests feel that the French language gives them entry into a more cultivated, more intelligent world, more highly civilised too, with rules. Bernard Pivot
[ Civilised Cultivated Entry Feel Feeling French Get Gives Guests Highly Intelligent Into Language Many More Rules Them Too World]
Every legend, moreover, contains its residuum of truth, and the root function of language is to control the universe by describing it. James A. Baldwin
[ Contains Control Describing Every Function Language Legend Moreover Root Truth Universe]
The Germans and I no longer speak the same language. Marlene Dietrich
[ Germans Language Longer Same Speak]
I have been a believer in the magic of language since, at a very early age, I discovered that some words got me into trouble and others got me out. Katherine Dunn
[ Age Been Believer Discovered Early Got Into Language Magic Others Out Since Some Trouble Very Words]
You know, they were returning to the language of the people and trying to use musical language, particularly as Copland did to create a musical language in which all Americans would feel that they had a stake. Michael Tilson Thomas
[ Americans Copland Create Did Feel Had Know Language Musical Particularly Returning Stake Trying Use Were Which Would]
It's always better to speak the language of the team. Not only for the direct contact with everyone - sometimes it also helps you to understand the mentality of the people in the team a bit better. Alain Prost
[ Also Always Better Bit Contact Direct Everyone Helps Language Mentality Only Sometimes Speak Team Understand]
Cinematography is infinite in its possibilities... much more so than music or language. Conrad Hall
[ Cinematography Infinite Language More Much Music Possibilities Than]
I don't know the rules of grammar... If you're trying to persuade people to do something, or buy something, it seems to me you should use their language, the language they use every day, the language in which they think. We try to write in the vernacular. David Ogilvy
[ Buy Day Every Grammar Know Language Persuade Rules Seems Should Something Their Think Try Trying Use Vernacular Which Write]
Political chaos is connected with the decay of language... one can probably bring about some improvement by starting at the verbal end. George Orwell
[ Bring Chaos Connected Decay End Improvement Language Political Probably Some Starting Verbal]
I play with language a great deal in my poems, and I enjoy that. I try to condense language, that is, I try to express complicated but I hope real emotions as simply as possible. But that doesn't mean the poems are simple, just that they are as truthful as I can make them. Anne Stevenson
[ Complicated Condense Deal Emotions Enjoy Express Great Hope Just Language Make Mean Play Poems Possible Real Simple Simply Them Truthful Try]
I sat staring, staring, staring - half lost, learning a new language or rather the same language in a different dialect. So still were the big woods where I sat, sound might not yet have been born. Emily Carr
[ Been Big Born Dialect Different Half Language Learning Lost Might New Rather Same Sat Sound Staring Still Were Where Woods Yet]
With the requests of some he complied, and has published a discourse, delivered before the Society for recovering drowned persons, which may be justly pronounced one of the most beautiful and interesting sermons in the English language. John Strachan
[ Beautiful Before Complied Delivered Discourse Drowned English Interesting Justly Language May Most Persons Pronounced Published Recovering Requests Sermons Society Some Which]
Talk to people in their own language. If you do it well, they'll say, 'God, he said exactly what I was thinking.' And when they begin to respect you, they'll follow you to the death. Lee Iacocca
[ Begin Death Exactly Follow God Language Own Respect Said Say Talk Their Thinking Well]
Smiles are the language of love. David Hare
[ Language Love Smiles]
No art form points like poetry to this originality of language as to its essential and abiding concern. Thomas Harrison
[ Abiding Art Concern Essential Form Language Originality Poetry Points]
Neither Aristotelian nor Russellian rules give the exact logic of any expression of ordinary language; for ordinary language has no exact logic. Peter Frederick Strawson
[ Any Exact Expression Give Language Logic Neither Nor Ordinary Rules]
We can lie in the language of dress or try to tell the truth; but unless we are naked and bald, it is impossible to be silent. Alison Lurie
[ Bald Dress Impossible Language Lie Naked Silent Tell Truth Try Unless]
I think foreign countries really do like it when American artists sing in their language. And when you go over there and say, 'Hi, how are you?' in their language, they love it. It makes them feel like you're doing it just for them. We in America take so much for granted. Natalie Cole
[ America American Artists Countries Doing Feel Foreign Go Granted Hi How Just Language Love Makes Much Over Really Say Sing Take Their Them Think]
Philosophy is a battle against the bewitchment of our intelligence by means of language. Ludwig Wittgenstein
[ Against Battle Intelligence Language Means Our Philosophy]
Translation is an interestingly different way to be involved both with poetry and with the language that I've found myself living in much of the time. I think the two feed each other. Marilyn Hacker
[ Both Different Each Feed Found Interestingly Involved Language Living Much Myself Other Poetry Think Time Translation Two Way]
We tend to look through language and not realize how much power language has. Deborah Tannen
[ How Language Look Much Power Realize Tend Through]
I could tell you which writer's rhythms I am imitating. It's not exactly plagiarism, it's falling in love with good language and trying to imitate it. Charles Kuralt
[ Am Could Exactly Falling Good Imitate Imitating Language Love Plagiarism Rhythms Tell Trying Which Writer]
When you're five years old, and you're running a business that people did not think there was room for, getting attention is not a bad thing. Letting it be known by whatever colorful language is necessary is not a bad thing. Brit Hume
[ Attention Bad Business Colorful Did Five Getting Known Language Letting Necessary Old Room Running Thing Think Whatever Years]
Parents provide their children with genes as well as an environment, so the fact that talkative parents have kids with good language skills could simply mean that and that the same genes that make parents talkative make children articulate. Steven Pinker
[ Articulate Children Could Environment Fact Genes Good Kids Language Make Mean Parents Provide Same Simply Skills Talkative Their Well]
"Let God be true but every man a liar" is the language of true faith. Aiden Wilson Tozer
[ Every Faith God Language Liar Man True]
Make definite assertions. Avoid tame, colorless, hesitating, non-committal language. William Strunk, Jr.
[ Assertions Avoid Colorless Definite Hesitating Language Make Tame]
Somehow I started introducing writing into my drawings, and after a time, the language took over and I started getting very involved with the handwriting and then the look of the handwriting. Patti Smith
[ After Drawings Getting Handwriting Into Introducing Involved Language Look Over Somehow Started Then Time Took Very Writing]
My philosophy is to do the best you can for somebody. Help. It's not just what do you for yourself. It's how you treat people decently. The golden rule. There isn't big anything better than the golden rule. It's in every major religion in one language or another. Art Linkletter
[ Another Anything Best Better Big Decently Every Golden Help How Just Language Major Philosophy Religion Rule Somebody Than Treat Yourself]
I start by using Chinese and many of the sounds of other languages are similar. Andy Lau
[ Chinese Languages Many Other Similar Sounds Start Using]
So women are at the beginning of building a language, and not all women are conscious of it. Judy Chicago Education
[ Beginning Building Conscious Language Women]
Playing golf is like learning a foreign language. Henry Longhurst
[ Foreign Golf Language Learning Playing]
In English every word can be verbed. Would that it were so in our programming languages. Alan Perlis
[ English Every Languages Our Programming Were Word Would]
The knowledge of the ancient languages is mainly a luxury. John Bright
[ Ancient Knowledge Languages Luxury Mainly]
Language makes infinite use of finite media. Karl Wilhelm Von Humboldt
[ Finite Infinite Language Makes Media Use]
After all, when you come right down to it, how many people speak the same language even when they speak the same language? Russell Hoban
[ After Come Down Even How Language Many Right Same Speak]
No statement about God is simply, literally true. God is far more than can be measured, described, defined in ordinary language, or pinned down to any particular happening. David Edward Jenkins
[ Any Defined Described Down Far God Happening Language Literally Measured More Ordinary Particular Pinned Simply Statement Than True]
Good art theory must smell of the studio, although its language should differ from the household talk of painters and sculptors. Rudolf Arnheim
[ Although Art Differ Good Household Language Must Painters Sculptors Should Smell Studio Talk Theory]
When a French book becomes an international hit it is because of the author and not because of the language. The same goes for movies. Jean-Jacques Annaud
[ Author Because Becomes Book French Goes Hit International Language Movies Same]
That means presenting the issues in certain ways that will appeal to those people and then becoming a prisoner of your own language and thought process. That has always happened - it's just been intensified. Robert Scheer
[ Always Appeal Becoming Been Certain Happened Intensified Issues Just Language Means Own Presenting Prisoner Process Then Those Thought Ways Will Your]
I took some classes in sign language when I was in my early teens because I was told that I would be completely deaf very early. But I never really wanted to learn. Stephanie Beacham
[ Because Classes Completely Deaf Early Language Learn Never Really Sign Some Teens Told Took Very Wanted Would]
A masculine education cannot spare from professional study and the necessary acquisition of languages, the time and attention which I have bestowed on the compositions of my countrymen. Anne Seward
[ Acquisition Attention Bestowed Cannot Compositions Countrymen Education Languages Masculine Necessary Professional Spare Study Time Which]
I had the luck that my parents educated me in three languages. With my mother I spoke Dutch, with my father Italian, and in the school I learned German. But my host language is Italian. Michelle Hunziker
[ Dutch Educated Father German Had Host Italian Language Languages Learned Luck Mother Parents School Spoke Three]
One of the best known, and one of the least intelligible, facts of literary history is the lateness, in Western European Literature at any rate, of prose fiction, and the comparative absence, in the two great classical languages, of what we call by that name. George Saintsbury
[ Absence Any Best Call Classical Comparative European Facts Fiction Great History Intelligible Known Languages Least Literary Literature Name Prose Rate Two Western]
I am so far as I am aware not at all influenced by dramatists, expect for Shakespeare, who I have to say, it is impossible not to be influenced by if you hold language to be the major element of theatre. Howard Barker
[ Am Aware Dramatists Element Expect Far Hold Impossible Influenced Language Major Say Shakespeare Theatre]
Indeed, if a chief question does remain: how is the power to think possible? - The power to think right and left, before and without, with and above experience? then it does not take a deduction to prove the genealogical priority of language. Johann G. Hamann
[ Above Before Chief Deduction Does Experience Genealogical How Indeed Language Left Possible Power Priority Prove Question Remain Right Take Then Think Without]
The world does not speak. Only we do. The world can, once we have programmed ourselves with a language, cause us to hold beliefs. But it cannot propose a language for us to speak. Only other human beings can do that. Richard Rorty
[ Beings Beliefs Cannot Cause Does Hold Human Language Once Only Other Ourselves Programmed Propose Speak Us World]
Knowing some Greek helped defuse forbidding words - not that I counted much on using them. You'll find only trace elements of this language in the poem. James Merrill
[ Counted Elements Find Forbidding Greek Helped Knowing Language Much Only Poem Some Them Trace Using Words]
I'm trying to use the language of today to express a general existential crisis that I think the world and I are going through. Sean Lennon
[ Crisis Existential Express General Going Language Think Through Today Trying Use World]
Language is a mixture of statement and evocation. Elizabeth Bowen
[ Language Mixture Statement]
I see music as one language. If one musical form eats its own tail, it dies. So it needs to be a mongrel, it needs to be hybridised. Sting
[ Dies Eats Form Language Mongrel Music Musical Needs Own See Tail]
In a sense, every form of expression is imposed upon one by social factors, one's own language above all. Edward Sapir
[ Above Every Expression Factors Form Imposed Language Own Sense Social Upon]
When the heart speaks, its language is the same under all latitudes. Ella Maillart
[ Heart Language Latitudes Same Speaks Under]
I find languages that support just one programming paradigm constraining. Bjarne Stroustrup
[ Constraining Find Just Languages Paradigm Programming Support]
Painting is by nature a luminous language. Robert Delaunay Art
[ Language Luminous Nature Painting]
Of course the other and more serious way in which it all happens is that one finds in poems and language some quality one appropriates for oneself and wishes to reproduce. Robert Fitzgerald
[ Course Finds Happens Language More Oneself Other Poems Quality Reproduce Serious Some Way Which Wishes]
The payment made by a manufacturer to a patentee for the privilege of using the patent process, is usually termed, in commercial language, a rent; and under the same head must be ranked all extraordinary qualities of body and mind. Nassau William Senior
[ Body Commercial Extraordinary Head Language Made Manufacturer Mind Must Patent Payment Privilege Process Qualities Ranked Rent Same Termed Under Using Usually]
The writer cannot abandon himself simply to inspiration, and feign innocence vis a vis language, because language is never innocent. Juan Goytisolo
[ Abandon Because Cannot Feign Himself Innocence Innocent Inspiration Language Never Simply Writer]
The Internet is not just one thing, it's a collection of things - of numerous communications networks that all speak the same digital language. Jim Clark Computers
[ Collection Communications Digital Internet Just Language Networks Numerous Same Speak Thing Things]
On the day of the show, I sit down with someone that speaks very good English and someone who speaks the local language very well and work out what I'm going to say. Phil Collins
[ Day Down English Going Good Language Local Out Say Show Sit Someone Speaks Very Well Work]
Disappointment over nationalistic authoritarian regimes may have contributed to the fact that today religion offers a new and subjectively more convincing language for old political orientations. Jurgen Habermas
[ Authoritarian Contributed Convincing Disappointment Fact Language May More Nationalistic New Offers Old Orientations Over Political Regimes Religion Subjectively Today]
The style of an author should be the image of his mind, but the choice and command of language is the fruit of exercise. Edward Gibbon
[ Author Choice Command Exercise Fruit His Image Language Mind Should Style]
Drawing on my fine command of the English language, I said nothing. Robert Benchley Funny
[ Command Drawing English Fine Language Nothing Said]
Both French and Latin are involved with nationalistic and religious implications which could not be entirely shaken off, and so, while they seemed for a long time to have solved the international language problem up to a certain point, they did not really do so in spirit. Edward Sapir
[ Both Certain Could Did Entirely French Implications International Involved Language Latin Long Nationalistic Off Point Problem Really Religious Seemed Shaken Solved Spirit Time Up Which While]
In the studio system, things are expected of a film. By the first, second, third act, there's a generic language that comes out of the more commercial system. Ralph Fiennes
[ Act Comes Commercial Expected Film First Generic Language More Out Second Studio System Things Third]
Scientific research and other studies have demonstrated that arts education can enhance American students' math and language skills and improve test scores which in turn increase chances of higher education and good jobs in the future. Thad Cochran
[ American Arts Chances Demonstrated Education Enhance Future Good Higher Improve Increase Jobs Language Math Other Research Scientific Scores Skills Students Studies Test Turn Which]
To create a past that seemed authentic but would be a fiction, you need an invented language. Jeanette Winterson
[ Authentic Create Fiction Invented Language Need Past Seemed Would]
Linguistics will have to recognise laws operating universally in language, and in a strictly rational manner, separating general phenomena from those restricted to one branch of languages or another. Ferdinand de Saussure
[ Another Branch General Language Languages Laws Linguistics Manner Operating Phenomena Rational Recognise Restricted Separating Strictly Those Universally Will]
True creativity often starts where language ends. Arthur Koestler
[ Creativity Ends Language Often Starts True Where]
I think you can really tell a good actor if you can put a camera on them and they can just talk and emote and react and you don't have to keep cutting away from them, because they are the language and the behavior. It's all a tour-de-force performance. Sally Kirkland
[ Actor Away Because Behavior Camera Cutting Emote Good Just Keep Language Performance Put React Really Talk Tell Them Think]
The knowledge of languages was very useful. I have a university degree in foreign languages and literature. Emma Bonino
[ Degree Foreign Knowledge Languages Literature University Useful Very]
There is no such thing as an ugly language. Today I hear every language as if it were the only one, and when I hear of one that is dying, it overwhelms me as though it were the death of the earth. Elias Canetti
[ Death Dying Earth Every Hear Language Only Overwhelms Such Thing Though Today Ugly Were]
History does not merely touch on language, but takes place in it. Theodor Adorno
[ Does History Language Merely Place Takes Touch]
Math and science fields are not the only areas where we see the United States lagging behind. Less than 1 percent of American high school students study the critical foreign languages of Arabic, Chinese, Japanese, Korean or Russian, combined. Cathy McMorris
[ American Arabic Areas Behind Chinese Combined Critical Fields Foreign High Japanese Korean Languages Less Math Only Percent Russian School Science See States Students Study Than United Where]
Body language is essential for an actress, even if you don't use your body in an athletic way. Just to be free, to use it like your voice. A body can be small and have incredible violence. A body talks. Anne Parillaud
[ Actress Athletic Body Essential Even Free Incredible Just Language Small Talks Use Violence Voice Way Your]
Hope is the most important four-letter word in the language. Ed Markey
[ Four-Letter Hope Important Language Most Word]
Still, language is resilient, and poetry when it is pressured simply goes underground. Diane Wakoski
[ Goes Language Poetry Pressured Resilient Simply Still Underground]
I have my own language and it's high time I put a little of it out there. Paul Westerberg
[ High Language Little Out Own Put Time]
All true language is incomprehensible, like the chatter of a beggar's teeth. Antonin Artaud
[ Beggar Chatter Incomprehensible Language Teeth True]
We had common interests in the beauty of the French language. We both had a tremendous love of jazz. We shared dreams of getting married and having a family, living in the country, leading an idyllic life. David Amram
[ Beauty Both Common Country Dreams Family French Getting Had Having Idyllic Interests Jazz Language Leading Life Living Love Married Shared Tremendous]
From this entertainment industry, may the gods of language protect us. David Antin
[ Entertainment Gods Industry Language May Protect Us]
Political language... is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind. George Orwell
[ Appearance Designed Give Language Lies Make Murder Political Pure Respectable Solidity Sound Truthful Wind]
Life has obliged him to remember so much useful knowledge that he has lost not only his history, but his whole original cargo of useless knowledge; history, languages, literatures, the higher mathematics, or what you will - are all gone. Albert J. Nock
[ Cargo Gone Higher Him His History Knowledge Languages Life Lost Mathematics Much Obliged Only Original Remember Useful Useless Whole Will]
What I was proud of was that I used very few parts to build a computer that could actually speak words on a screen and type words on a keyboard and run a programming language that could play games. And I did all this myself. Steve Wozniak Computers
[ Actually Build Computer Could Did Few Games Keyboard Language Myself Parts Play Programming Proud Run Screen Speak Type Used Very Words]
I think I am too interested in my own ideas to copy anyone else's, but I find that other people's imagery, the flow of language in the outside world, games with words, and ideas about relationships are all most important to me. Margaret Mahy
[ Am Anyone Copy Else Find Flow Games Ideas Imagery Important Interested Language Most Other Outside Own Relationships Think Too Words World]
It is not the language of painters but the language of nature which one should listen to, the feeling for the things themselves, for reality is more important than the feeling for pictures. Vincent Van Gogh
[ Feeling Important Language Listen More Nature Painters Pictures Reality Should Than Themselves Things Which]
Speech happens to not be his language. Madame de Stael
[ Happens His Language Speech]
It took me a long time to realize that you have to have a bit of an interlanguage with actors. You have to give them something that they can act with. James Cameron
[ Act Actors Bit Give Long Realize Something Them Time Took]
Sports is like rock 'n' roll. Both are dominant cultural forces, both speak an international language, and both are all about emotions. Phil Knight
[ Both Cultural Dominant Emotions Forces International Language Rock Roll Speak Sports]
With photography a new language has been created. Now for the first time it is possible to express reality by reality. We can look at an impression as long as we wish, we can delve into it and, so to speak, renew past experiences at will. Ernst Haas
[ Been Created Delve Experiences Express First Impression Into Language Long Look New Now Past Photography Possible Reality Renew Speak Time Will Wish]
I do that in whatever language of the country I'm in, because the audience appreciate it. Phil Collins
[ Appreciate Audience Because Country Language Whatever]
An animal's eyes have the power to speak a great language. Martin Buber
[ Animal Eyes Great Language Power Speak]
What language are you talking in now? It appears to be bollocks. Richard Wilson
[ Appears Bollocks Language Now Talking]
I am a lover of truth, a worshipper of freedom, a celebrant at the altar of language and purity and tolerance. Stephen Fry
[ Altar Am Freedom Language Lover Purity Tolerance Truth Worshipper]
Summer afternoon, summer afternoon; to me those have always been the two most beautiful words in the English language. Henry James
[ Afternoon Always Beautiful Been English Language Most Summer Those Two Words]
Language is conceived in sin and science is its redemption. Willard Van Orman Quine
[ Conceived Language Redemption Science Sin]
An inability to handle language is not the same thing as stupidity. David Hare
[ Handle Inability Language Same Stupidity Thing]
Know what the old masters did. Know how they composed their pictures, but do not fall into the conventions they established. These conventions were right for them, and they are wonderful. They made their language. You make yours. All the past can help you. Robert Henri
[ Composed Conventions Did Established Fall Help How Into Know Language Made Make Masters Old Past Pictures Right Their Them These Were Wonderful Yours]
A young man who is here speaks the Panis language, and in many other respects, is preferable. Zebulon Pike
[ Here Language Man Many Other Preferable Respects Speaks Young]
I try for a poetic language that says, This is who we are, where we have been, where we are. This is where we must go. And this is what we must do. Mari Evans
[ Been Go Language Must Poetic Says Try Where]
It's really difficult for me. Language, I am sorry that I haven't. I think I just always expected that you learn a word in place of a word and when I discovered how difficult the grammar was and learning that was very discouraging for me. Bo Derek
[ Always Am Difficult Discouraging Discovered Expected Grammar Haven How Just Language Learn Learning Place Really Sorry Think Very Word]
I've done reasonably well over the last 10 years because I took the strategy of language and politics and applied it to the corporate world, which has never been done before. Frank Luntz
[ Applied Because Been Before Corporate Done Language Last Never Over Politics Reasonably Strategy Took Well Which World Years]
One of the reasons I came to Berkeley was because I saw so many students of all different colors speaking so many different languages and ferociously presenting all these different views. I thought, this is the 21st century and I want to be here! June Jordan
[ Because Berkeley Came Century Colors Different Ferociously Here Languages Many Presenting Reasons Saw Speaking Students These Thought Views Want]
The repeal of racist language in the Constitution of Alabama was and still is a necessary step in the state's ability to progress. Artur Davis
[ Ability Alabama Constitution Language Necessary Progress Repeal State Step Still]
Good music is very close to primitive language. Denis Diderot
[ Close Good Language Music Primitive Very]
My being a teacher had a decisive influence on making language and systems as simple as possible so that in my teaching, I could concentrate on the essential issues of programming rather than on details of language and notation. Niklaus Wirth
[ Being Concentrate Could Decisive Details Essential Had Influence Issues Language Making Notation Possible Programming Rather Simple Systems Teacher Teaching Than]
In order to figure out how to make atoms compute, you have to learn how to speak their language and to understand how they process information under normal circumstances. Seth Lloyd
[ Atoms Circumstances Compute Figure How Information Language Learn Make Normal Order Out Process Speak Their Under Understand]
People who do not speak our language very well do complain of feeling rebuffed by French people, who can sometimes be impatient, or even intolerant. Bernard Pivot
[ Complain Even Feeling French Impatient Intolerant Language Our Rebuffed Sometimes Speak Very Well]
Sometimes I try to improve the language, the lines, or the delivery, but I don't ad-lib because I think that makes it really hard for everybody else involved. Harrison Ford
[ Because Delivery Else Everybody Hard Improve Involved Language Lines Makes Really Sometimes Think Try]
The first of these phases is that of grammar, invented by the Greeks and carried on unchanged by the French. It never had any philosophical view of a language as such. Ferdinand de Saussure
[ Any Carried First French Grammar Greeks Had Invented Language Never Phases Philosophical Such These Unchanged View]
Language is the soul of intellect, and reading is the essential process by which that intellect is cultivated beyond the commonplace experiences of everyday life. Charles Scribner, Jr.
[ Beyond Commonplace Cultivated Essential Everyday Experiences Intellect Language Life Process Reading Soul Which]
Language is a social art. Willard Van Orman Quine
[ Art Language Social]
In the best fiction, the language itself can become almost invisible. Robert Morgan
[ Almost Become Best Fiction Invisible Itself Language]
If the president is going to use so much language of theology and the Bible, then let's use that language for a serious discussion about the war in Iraq. And that was never done. Jim Wallis
[ Bible Discussion Done Going Iraq Language Much Never President Serious Then Theology Use War]
I think it's linked to the realisation that we're not going to live forever and that the way of saying and the language become more important than the story. John McGahern
[ Become Forever Going Important Language Linked Live More Realisation Saying Story Than Think Way]
The one overall structure in my plays is language. Edward Bond
[ Language Overall Plays Structure]
Just as the Russians and the Soviets didn't manage to wipe out languages in Lithuania, neither have they managed to wipe out religion to the extent that we had feared. Jeane Kirkpatrick
[ Extent Feared Had Just Languages Manage Managed Neither Out Religion Russians Soviets Wipe]
It's my belief we developed language because of our deep inner need to complain. Lily Tomlin
[ Because Belief Complain Deep Developed Inner Language Need Our]
Apparently Arnold was inspired by President Bush, who proved you can be a successful politician in this country even if English is your second language. Conan O'Brien
[ Apparently Arnold Bush Country English Even Inspired Language Politician President Proved Second Successful Your]
The English language is nobody's special property. It is the property of the imagination: it is the property of the language itself. Derek Walcott
[ English Imagination Itself Language Nobody Property Special]
The fundamental purpose of a novel like Count Julian is to achieve the unity of object and means of representation, the fusion of treason as scheme and treason as language. Juan Goytisolo
[ Achieve Count Fundamental Fusion Language Means Novel Object Purpose Representation Scheme Treason Unity]
Let us have but one end in view, the welfare of humanity; and let us put aside all selfishness in consideration of language, nationality, or religion. John Comenius
[ Aside Consideration End Humanity Language Nationality Put Religion Selfishness Us View Welfare]
I look for poetry in English because it's the only language I read. Jack Prelutsky
[ Because English Language Look Only Poetry Read]
In the plays - that's where I go crazy. But my prose has a much lighter touch; it's not trying to thrill with language, just to be more truthful. I'm not concerned with the accuracy of anything. We don't get to the truth of anything with facts. Denis Johnson
[ Accuracy Anything Concerned Crazy Facts Get Go Just Language Lighter More Much Plays Prose Thrill Touch Truth Truthful Trying Where]
I have seen how effective language attached to policies that are mainstream and delivered by people who are passionate and effective can change the course of history. Frank Luntz
[ Attached Change Course Delivered Effective History How Language Mainstream Passionate Policies Seen]
If you say, I love you, then you have already fallen in love with language, which is already a form of break up and infidelity. Jean Baudrillard
[ Already Break Fallen Form Infidelity Language Love Say Then Up Which]
For humanism also appeals to man as man. It seeks to liberate the universal qualities of human nature from the narrow limitations of blood and soil and class and to create a common language and a common culture in which men can realize their common humanity. Christopher Dawson
[ Also Appeals Blood Class Common Create Culture Human Humanism Humanity Language Liberate Limitations Man Men Narrow Nature Qualities Realize Seeks Soil Their Universal Which]
Linguistic philosophers continue to argue that probably music is not a language, that is in the philosophical debate. Another point of view is to say that music is a very profound language. Robert Fripp
[ Another Argue Continue Debate Language Linguistic Music Philosophers Philosophical Point Probably Profound Say Very View]
There's a lot of things that go on when you're on tour that cannot be controlled. I'm not even talking about myself, but of course there's sexual activity and drugs, fighting and language; it is certainly not a place to raise a family. Peter Steele
[ Activity Cannot Certainly Controlled Course Even Family Fighting Go Language Lot Myself Place Raise Sexual Talking Things Tour]
There is a pride in speaking this language. Bernard Pivot
[ Language Pride Speaking]
We are linked by blood, and blood is memory without language. Joyce Carol Oates
[ Blood Language Linked Memory Without]
Will you, my countrymen, the descendants of these men, warmed by their blood, inheriting their language, and having the principles for which they struggled confided to your care, allow them to be violated in your hands? Joseph Howe
[ Allow Blood Care Confided Countrymen Descendants Hands Having Language Men Principles Struggled Their Them These Violated Warmed Which Will Your]
Language should be an ever developing procedure and not an isolated occurrence. Robert Smithson
[ Developing Ever Isolated Language Occurrence Procedure Should]
At least for the people who send me mail about a new language that they're designing, the general advice is: do it to learn about how to write a compiler. Dennis Ritchie
[ Advice Compiler Designing General How Language Learn Least Mail New Send Write]
One of the most misleading representational techniques in our language is the use of the word 'I.' Ludwig Wittgenstein
[ Language Misleading Most Our Representational Techniques Use Word]
Ever since I was a kid, I just loved those comedians on TV who would just have fun with the language. Alan Rudolph
[ Comedians Ever Fun Just Kid Language Loved Since Those Tv Would]
I ascribe a basic importance to the phenomenon of language. To speak means to be in a position to use a certain syntax, to grasp the morphology of this or that language, but it means above all to assume a culture, to support the weight of a civilization. Frantz Fanon
[ Above Ascribe Assume Basic Certain Civilization Culture Grasp Importance Language Means Morphology Phenomenon Position Speak Support Syntax Use Weight]
Pauley Perrette: I was a criminal science fanatic and went to study it in college as well and I think that helped me on NCIS because I was comfortable with the language, I had studied criminal science in school for years. Pauley Perrette
[ Because College Comfortable Criminal Fanatic Had Helped Language School Science Studied Study Think Well Went Years]
Language is the mother of thought, not its handmaiden. Karl Kraus
[ Handmaiden Language Mother Thought]
If you talk to a man in a language he understands, that goes to his head. If you talk to him in his language, that goes to his heart. Nelson Mandela Wisdom
[ Goes Head Heart Him His Language Man Talk Understands]
We must examine then the concerns of the Government of Japan about the language of the treaty itself - of SOFA - and of the interim and further arrangements that have been made since 1995, and see whether or not we need to make any changes. Those are decisions I cannot make. Howard Baker
[ Any Arrangements Been Cannot Changes Concerns Decisions Examine Further Government Interim Itself Japan Language Made Make Must Need See Since Sofa Then Those Treaty Whether]
Ordinary language carries with it conditions of meaning which it is easy to recognize by classifying the contexts in which the expression is employed in a meaningful manner. Paul Ricoeur
[ Carries Conditions Contexts Easy Employed Expression Language Manner Meaning Meaningful Ordinary Recognize Which]
We wanted the language to feel fresh, fun, and rock solid. James Frank
[ Feel Fresh Fun Language Rock Solid Wanted]
Myspace alone has just over 80 million users and ranks as the sixth most popular English language website and the eighth most popular site in the world. Mike Fitzpatrick
[ Alone Eighth English Just Language Million Most Over Popular Ranks Site Sixth Users Website World]
I learned English, my sixth language at this point, quite quickly. Roald Hoffmann
[ English Language Learned Point Quickly Quite Sixth]
I think that a song, when it works, never mind a piece of long form music, even a song is something that speaks to itself but has a language all of its own, ideally. Steve Hackett
[ Even Form Ideally Itself Language Long Mind Music Never Own Piece Something Song Speaks Think Works]
In the later books I am much more at home in the use of language to describe things. I had never thought of that until a critic pointed that out. Robert Morgan
[ Am Books Critic Describe Had Home Language Later More Much Never Out Pointed Things Thought Until Use]
It was all completely incomprehensible to me. I was fearful of the language. You had to look up every third word. Kevin Kline
[ Completely Every Fearful Had Incomprehensible Language Look Third Up Word]
I just know so many people who have six or seven foreign languages and have read everything and have musical training and they are still dorks. Joseph Epstein
[ Everything Foreign Just Know Languages Many Musical Read Seven Six Still Training]
As soon as there is language, generality has entered the scen. Jacques Derrida
[ Entered Generality Language Soon]
Once you embody the language, the character comes really naturally, especially when you put the costume on. Lucy Liu
[ Character Comes Costume Embody Especially Language Naturally Once Put Really]
With .NET once an API is published it's available to all programming languages at the same time. Miguel de Icaza
[ Available Languages Net Once Programming Published Same Time]
Each generation of the church in each setting has the responsibility of communicating the gospel in understandable terms, considering the language and thought-forms of that setting. Francis Schaeffer
[ Church Communicating Considering Each Generation Gospel Language Responsibility Setting Terms Understandable]
I have a high regard for Native languages and the pivotal role they have played in our nation's history. Rick Renzi
[ High History Languages Nation Native Our Pivotal Played Regard Role]
Animation is different from other parts. Its language is the language of caricature. Our most difficult job was to develop the cartoon's unnatural but seemingly natural anatomy for humans and animals. Walt Disney
[ Anatomy Animals Animation Caricature Cartoon Develop Different Difficult Humans Job Language Most Natural Other Our Parts Seemingly Unnatural]
The poetical language of an age should be the current language heightened. Gerard Manley Hopkins
[ Age Current Heightened Language Poetical Should]
When the French nation gradually came into existence among the ruins of the Roman civilization in Gaul, a new language was at the same time slowly evolved. Lytton Strachey
[ Among Came Civilization Evolved Existence French Gradually Into Language Nation New Roman Ruins Same Slowly Time]
The best way in the world to deceive believers is to cloak a message in religious language and declare that it conveys some new insight from God. Charles Stanley
[ Believers Best Cloak Conveys Deceive Declare God Insight Language Message New Religious Some Way World]
We've already recognized that it is absolutely essential for British children to learn other languages and we will be working hard to put further strategies in place to ensure this. John Whitehead
[ Absolutely Already British Children Ensure Essential Further Hard Languages Learn Other Place Put Recognized Strategies Will Working]
Even if I think in English, it's more a language of acting than French. Sophie Marceau
[ Acting English Even French Language More Than Think]
I dislike math, yet I respect and appreciate the fact that math is the language of the universe. Lucas Grabeel
[ Appreciate Dislike Fact Language Math Respect Universe Yet]
When a film is created, it is created in a language, which is not only about words, but also the way that very language encodes our perception of the world, our understanding of it. Andrzej Wajda
[ Also Created Film Language Only Our Perception Understanding Very Way Which Words World]
One does not inhabit a country; one inhabits a language. That is our country, our fatherland - and no other. Emile M. Cioran
[ Country Does Fatherland Inhabit Language Other Our]
Sometimes the archaism of the language when it's spoken is why we are all in love with the Irish today. Diane Wakoski
[ Irish Language Love Sometimes Spoken Today Why]
Tears are the silent language of grief. Voltaire
[ Grief Language Silent Tears]
The language of the moment or, as it were, the language of the order in which we live, is the image. I felt that if I wanted to commune with the public, I should best do so through the language of image. It's a conscious embrace of a contradiction. Godfrey Reggio
[ Best Commune Conscious Contradiction Embrace Felt Image Language Live Moment Order Public Should Through Wanted Were Which]
Poetry is, first and last, language - the rest is filler. Mark Strand
[ Filler First Language Last Poetry Rest]
The German language speaks Being, while all the others merely speak of Being. Martin Heidegger
[ Being German Language Merely Others Speak Speaks While]
I'm absolutely convinced of that. Israel is the representative of the United States in that part of the world. Its policies are so integrated with American policies that they use the same language. John Pilger
[ Absolutely American Convinced Integrated Israel Language Part Policies Representative Same States United Use World]
Ever since the Greeks, we have been drunk with language! We have made a cage with words and shoved our God inside! Morris West
[ Been Cage Drunk Ever God Greeks Inside Language Made Our Shoved Since Words]
National languages are all huge systems of vested interests which sullenly resist critical inquiry. Edward Sapir
[ Critical Huge Inquiry Interests Languages National Resist Systems Vested Which]
It's a strange world of language in which skating on thin ice can get you into hot water. Franklin P. Jones
[ Get Hot Ice Into Language Skating Strange Thin Water Which World]
The writer's language is to some degree the product of his own action; he is both the historian and the agent of his own language. Paul de Man
[ Action Agent Both Degree His Historian Language Own Product Some Writer]
I do not use the language of my people. I can take liberties with certain themes which the Arabic language would not allow me to take. Tahar Ben Jelloun
[ Allow Arabic Certain Language Liberties Take Themes Use Which Would]
Language should find itself in the physical world, and not end up locked in an idea in somebody's head. Robert Smithson
[ End Find Head Idea Itself Language Locked Physical Should Somebody Up World]
Literature is the expression of a feeling of deprivation, a recourse against a sense of something missing. But the contrary is also true: language is what makes us human. It is a recourse against the meaningless noise and silence of nature and history. Octavio Paz
[ Against Also Contrary Deprivation Expression Feeling History Human Language Literature Makes Meaningless Missing Nature Noise Recourse Sense Silence Something True Us]
I think it is an inborn talent - just luck. Some people can learn languages; some can throw a ball. Most people have something. My talent is drawing and painting. Mike Thompson
[ Ball Drawing Inborn Just Languages Learn Luck Most Painting Some Something Talent Think Throw]
Printing ballots in multiple languages costs millions of dollars every year. It also discourages immigrants from integrating into American society and gaining the benefits that come from speaking English. Ernest Istook
[ Also American Ballots Benefits Come Costs Discourages Dollars English Every Gaining Immigrants Integrating Into Languages Millions Multiple Printing Society Speaking Year]
I'm not trying to stump anybody... it's the beauty of the language that I'm interested in. Buddy Holly
[ Anybody Beauty Interested Language Stump Trying]
Poetry is above all a concentration of the power of language, which is the power of our ultimate relationship to everything in the universe. Adrienne Rich
[ Above Concentration Everything Language Our Poetry Power Relationship Ultimate Universe Which]
The difference between an author and a horse is that the horse doesn't understand the horse dealer's language. Max Frisch
[ Author Between Dealer Difference Horse Language Understand]
Because language is the carrier of ideas, it is easy to believe that it should be very little else than such a carrier. Louise Bogan
[ Because Believe Carrier Easy Else Ideas Language Little Should Such Than Very]
Poetry is of so subtle a spirit, that in the pouring out of one language into another it will evaporate. John Denham
[ Another Evaporate Into Language Out Poetry Pouring Spirit Subtle Will]
Science and technology multiply around us. To an increasing extent they dictate the languages in which we speak and think. Either we use those languages, or we remain mute. J. G. Ballard
[ Around Dictate Either Extent Increasing Languages Multiply Mute Remain Science Speak Technology Think Those Us Use Which]
Today, with a recording, he can hear the thing enough times until he really gets acquainted with the language, and then he can begin to make an estimate of the intrinsic, aesthetic value of that piece of music. Leo Ornstein
[ Acquainted Aesthetic Begin Enough Estimate Gets Hear Intrinsic Language Make Music Piece Really Recording Then Thing Times Today Until Value]
Man is used to the fact that there are languages which he does not at first understand and which must be learned, but because art is primarily visual he expects that he should get the message immediately and is apt to be affronted if he doesn't. Edward T. Hall
[ Affronted Apt Art Because Does Expects Fact First Get Immediately Languages Learned Man Message Must Primarily Should Understand Used Visual Which]
The more language is a living operation, the less we are aware of it. Thus it follows from the self-forgetfulness of language that its real being consists in what is said in it. Hans-Georg Gadamer
[ Aware Being Consists Follows Language Less Living More Operation Real Said Thus]
The chief virtue that language can have is clearness, and nothing detracts from it so much as the use of unfamiliar words. Hippocrates
[ Chief Clearness Detracts Language Much Nothing Unfamiliar Use Virtue Words]
The only problem was that I couldn't communicate with Dario. He speaks Italian and I don't. We had a translator the whole time. I just felt that something was lost with the go between. He was a delightful man, but I wish we could have spoken the same language. Kim Hunter
[ Between Communicate Could Delightful Felt Go Had Italian Just Language Lost Man Only Problem Same Something Speaks Spoken Time Translator Whole Wish]
The language of my books has shaped me as a man. Don DeLillo
[ Books Language Man Shaped]
Whoever realizes that the six senses aren't real, that the five aggregates are fictions, that no such things can be located anywhere in the body, understands the language of Buddhas. Bodhidharma
[ Anywhere Body Buddhas Fictions Five Language Located Real Realizes Senses Six Such Things Understands Whoever]
Well, visual language is another boring discussion about the nature of film. Alan Rudolph
[ Another Boring Discussion Film Language Nature Visual Well]
Perl was designed to work more like a natural language. It's a little more complicated but there are more shortcuts, and once you learned the language, it's more expressive. Larry Wall
[ Complicated Designed Expressive Language Learned Little More Natural Once Perl Shortcuts Work]
Hominid and human evolution took place over millions and not billions of years, but with the emergence of language there was a further acceleration of time and the rate of change. William Irwin Thompson
[ Acceleration Billions Change Emergence Evolution Further Human Language Millions Over Place Rate Time Took Years]
A programming language is low level when its programs require attention to the irrelevant. Alan Perlis
[ Attention Irrelevant Language Level Low Programming Programs Require]
Deep feeling doesn't make for good poetry. A way with language would be a bit of help. Thom Gunn
[ Bit Deep Feeling Good Help Language Make Poetry Way Would]
An art whose medium is language will always show a high degree of critical creativeness, for speech is itself a critique of life: it names, it characterizes, it passes judgment, in that it creates. Thomas Mann
[ Always Art Characterizes Creates Creativeness Critical Critique Degree High Itself Judgment Language Life Medium Names Passes Show Speech Whose Will]
Yes, living voices in a living language, so it seemed to us. Robert Fitzgerald
[ Language Living Seemed Us Voices Yes]
I don't see it in terms of changing things, but rather using language and music as weapons for fighting a mainstream media which is predominately right wing, and loyal to the political framework and its corporate interests. Thom Yorke
[ Changing Corporate Fighting Framework Interests Language Loyal Mainstream Media Music Political Predominately Rather Right See Terms Things Using Weapons Which Wing]
I have set out to change the language of the international system. Clare Short
[ Change International Language Out Set System]
Language is the armory of the human mind, and at once contains the trophies of its past and the weapons of its future conquests. Samuel Taylor Coleridge
[ Conquests Contains Future Human Language Mind Once Past Trophies Weapons]
The most important thing in the programming language is the name. A language will not succeed without a good name. I have recently invented a very good name and now I am looking for a suitable language. Donald Knuth
[ Am Good Important Invented Language Looking Most Name Now Programming Recently Succeed Suitable Thing Very Will Without]
I love to create interesting textures with language. You can do it as long as it seems like a discovery. Robert Morgan
[ Create Discovery Interesting Language Long Love Seems Textures]
Information comes through to me in 3 basic ways seen, hearing, and feeling the energy of the person that's crossed over. In which it is a symbolic type of language. John Edward
[ Basic Comes Crossed Energy Feeling Hearing Information Language Over Person Seen Symbolic Through Type Ways Which]
I believe that the brain has evolved over millions of years to be responsive to different kinds of content in the world. Language content, musical content, spatial content, numerical content, etc. Howard Gardner
[ Believe Brain Content Different Etc Evolved Kinds Language Millions Musical Numerical Over Responsive Spatial World Years]
I think I developed language skills to deal with threat. It's the girl thing to do-you know, instead of pulling out a gun. Barbara Kruger
[ Deal Developed Girl Gun Instead Know Language Out Pulling Skills Thing Think Threat]
The universal principle of etymology in all languages: words are carried over from bodies and from the properties of bodies to express the things of the mind and spirit. The order of ideas must follow the order of things. Giambattista Vico
[ Bodies Carried Express Follow Ideas Languages Mind Must Order Over Principle Properties Spirit Things Universal Words]
We see and hear and otherwise experience very largely as we do because the language habits of our community predispose certain choices of interpretation. Edward Sapir
[ Because Certain Choices Community Experience Habits Hear Interpretation Language Largely Otherwise Our See Very]
Now, the language that had grown up and formed itself on those principles is what one is dealing with, and the problem is to bring a work of art in that medium into another medium formed on different principles and heard and understood in a different way. Robert Fitzgerald
[ Another Art Bring Dealing Different Formed Grown Had Heard Into Itself Language Medium Now Principles Problem Those Understood Up Way Work]
Writing gives me the opportunity to explore ideas, play with language, solve problems, use my imagination, and draw on my own childhood. Jack Prelutsky
[ Childhood Draw Explore Gives Ideas Imagination Language Opportunity Own Play Problems Solve Use Writing]
There is no language like the Irish for soothing and quieting. John Millington Synge
[ Irish Language Soothing]
Language is wine upon the lips. Virginia Woolf
[ Language Lips Upon Wine]
I think perhaps the most important problem is that we are trying to understand the fundamental workings of the universe via a language devised for telling one another when the best fruit is. Terry Prachett
[ Another Best Devised Fruit Fundamental Important Language Most Perhaps Problem Telling Think Trying Understand Universe Via Workings]
I am determined to give the Yiddish language a fighting chance to survive. Theodore Bikel
[ Am Chance Determined Fighting Give Language Survive Yiddish]
The form language used by the ancient Egyptians in their structures is minimal. Harry Seidler
[ Ancient Egyptians Form Language Minimal Structures Their Used]
Greek was very much a live language, and a language still unconscious of grammar, not, like ours, dominated by definitions and trained upon dictionaries. Gilbert Murray
[ Definitions Dictionaries Dominated Grammar Greek Language Live Much Ours Still Trained Unconscious Upon Very]
Building technical systems involves a lot of hard work and specialized knowledge: languages and protocols, coding and debugging, testing and refactoring. Jesse James Garrett Technology
[ Building Coding Debugging Hard Involves Knowledge Languages Lot Protocols Specialized Systems Technical Testing Work]
That means that every human being - without distinction of sex, age, race, skin color, language, religion, political view, or national or social origin - possesses an inalienable and untouchable dignity. Hans Kung
[ Age Being Color Dignity Distinction Every Human Inalienable Language Means National Origin Political Possesses Race Religion Sex Skin Social Untouchable View Without]
Never resist a sentence you like, in which language takes its own pleasure and in which, after having abused it for so long, you are stupefied by its innocence. Jean Baudrillard
[ Abused After Having Innocence Language Long Never Own Pleasure Resist Sentence Takes Which]
Although spoken English doesn't obey the rules of written language, a person who doesn't know the rules thoroughly is at a great disadvantage. Marilyn vos Savant
[ Although Disadvantage English Great Know Language Obey Person Rules Spoken Thoroughly Written]
But maybe music was not intended to satisfy the curious definiteness of man. Maybe it is better to hope that music may always be transcendental language in the most extravagant sense. Charles Ives
[ Always Better Curious Definiteness Extravagant Hope Intended Language Man May Maybe Most Music Satisfy Sense Transcendental]
Of all of our inventions for mass communication, pictures still speak the most universally understood language. Walt Disney
[ Communication Inventions Language Mass Most Our Pictures Speak Still Understood Universally]
It is difficult for a woman to define her feelings in language which is chiefly made by men to express theirs. Thomas Hardy
[ Chiefly Define Difficult Express Feelings Her Language Made Men Theirs Which Woman]
People who passionately want to believe that the world is basically simple react to this with a fury that goes beyond what I consider appropriate for discussing a programming language. Bjarne Stroustrup
[ Appropriate Basically Believe Beyond Consider Discussing Fury Goes Language Passionately Programming React Simple Want World]
Language was a huge expansion of that capacity to deal with information. Dee Hock
[ Capacity Deal Expansion Huge Information Language]
The idea of a language more simple than ours. John Dudley
[ Idea Language More Ours Simple Than]
Language is to the mind more than light is to the eye. William Gibson
[ Eye Language Light Mind More Than]
Lie detection is like language; there is a learning window. Telling whoppers to small children seems to be a family tradition in many families. Keith Henson
[ Children Detection Families Family Language Learning Lie Many Seems Small Telling Tradition Window]
I try to show what it is about language and music that enthralls, because I think those are the two elements of poetry. Rita Dove
[ Because Elements Language Music Poetry Show Think Those Try Two]
Very early in life I became fascinated with the wonders language can achieve. And I began playing with words. Gwendolyn Brooks
[ Achieve Became Began Early Fascinated Language Life Playing Very Wonders Words]
There is an awful lot of what I call recreational jazz going on, where people go out and learn a particular language or style and become real sharks on somebody else's language. Steve Lacy
[ Awful Become Call Else Go Going Jazz Language Learn Lot Out Particular Real Recreational Sharks Somebody Style Where]
Learning another language is not only learning different words for the same things, but learning another way to think about things. Flora Lewis
[ Another Different Language Learning Only Same Things Think Way Words]
A good book, in the language of the book-sellers, is a salable one; in that of the curious, a scarce one; in that of men of sense, a useful and instructive one. Oswald Chambers
[ Book Curious Good Instructive Language Men Scarce Sense Useful]
Second, we also got a more authentic liturgy of the people of God, in the vernacular language. Hans Kung
[ Also Authentic God Got Language Liturgy More Second Vernacular]
Science is the international language, so when we are able to convince countries that good decision-making for human health and animal health is based upon science, that's a real success story for us. Mike Johanns
[ Able Animal Based Convince Countries Decision-Making Good Health Human International Language Real Science Story Success Upon Us]
Swearing is industry language. For as long as we're alive it's not going to change. You've got to be boisterous to get results. Gordon Ramsay
[ Alive Boisterous Change Get Going Got Industry Language Long Results Swearing]
If the word 'No' was removed from the English language, Ian Paisley would be speechless. John Hume
[ English Ian Language Paisley Removed Speechless Word Would]
All languages had their birth, their apogee and decline. Jean Anthelme Brillat-Savarin
[ Birth Decline Had Languages Their]
It is wrong to use equal language for unequal actions. Peter Akinola
[ Actions Equal Language Unequal Use Wrong]
People who share the same language, French or Chinese or whatever, have the same vocal cords and emit sounds which are basically the same, as they come from the same throats and lungs. Pierre Schaeffer
[ Basically Chinese Come Cords Emit French Language Lungs Same Share Sounds Throats Vocal Whatever Which]
To those of you who study history, economics, sociology, literature and language I present the challenge of the utilization of the enormous resources in our grasp to the problem of creating a genuinely good life for yourselves and your children. Polykarp Kusch
[ Challenge Children Creating Economics Enormous Genuinely Good Grasp History Language Life Literature Our Present Problem Resources Sociology Study Those Utilization Your Yourselves]
I had said no to him and no to him and no to him and no to him and no to him and no to him about his saucy language. It had never gotten to this level until I came back. Andrea Mackris
[ Back Came Gotten Had Him His Language Level Never Said Saucy Until]
Should such an ignorant people lead the world? How did it come to this in the first place? 82 percent of us don't even have a passport! Just a handful can speak a language other than English. Michael Moore
[ Come Did English Even First Handful How Ignorant Just Language Lead Other Passport Percent Place Should Speak Such Than Us World]
The four most beautiful words in our common language: I told you so. Gore Vidal
[ Beautiful Common Four Language Most Our Told Words]
There is the fear, common to all English-only speakers, that the chief purpose of foreign languages is to make fun of us. Otherwise, you know, why not just come out and say it? Barbara Ehrenreich
[ Chief Come Common Fear Foreign Fun Just Know Languages Make Otherwise Out Purpose Say Speakers Us Why]
If French is no longer the language of a power, it can be the language of a counter power. Lionel Jospin
[ Counter French Language Longer Power]
We call that person who has lost his father, an orphan; and a widower that man who has lost his wife. But that man who has known the immense unhappiness of losing a friend, by what name do we call him? Here every language is silent and holds its peace in impotence. Joseph Roux Friendship
[ Call Every Father Friend Here Him His Holds Immense Impotence Known Language Losing Lost Man Name Orphan Peace Person Silent Unhappiness Widower Wife]
Travel provided many interesting experiences, but perhaps the most useful lesson I learned was that I really had no proficiency for learning the thousands of characters of the written Chinese language. Eric Allin Cornell
[ Characters Chinese Experiences Had Interesting Language Learned Learning Lesson Many Most Perhaps Proficiency Provided Really Thousands Travel Useful Written]
Harmony is an obscure and difficult musical science, but most difficult to those who are not acquainted with the Greek language; because it is necessary to use many Greek words to which there are none corresponding in Latin. Marcus V. Pollio
[ Acquainted Because Corresponding Difficult Greek Harmony Language Latin Many Most Musical Necessary None Obscure Science Those Use Which Words]
We inhabit a language rather than a country. Emile M. Cioran
[ Country Inhabit Language Rather Than]
No two languages are ever sufficiently similar to be considered as representing the same social reality. Edward Sapir
[ Considered Ever Languages Reality Representing Same Similar Social Sufficiently Two]
I never found accents difficult, after learning languages. Vivien Leigh
[ Accents After Difficult Found Languages Learning Never]
Language is a process of free creation; its laws and principles are fixed, but the manner in which the principles of generation are used is free and infinitely varied. Even the interpretation and use of words involves a process of free creation. Noam Chomsky
[ Creation Even Fixed Free Generation Infinitely Interpretation Involves Language Laws Manner Principles Process Use Used Varied Which Words]
But behavior in the human being is sometimes a defense, a way of concealing motives and thoughts, as language can be a way of hiding your thoughts and preventing communication. Abraham Maslow
[ Behavior Being Communication Concealing Defense Hiding Human Language Motives Preventing Sometimes Thoughts Way Your]
I was also in love with the English language. Dick Schaap
[ Also English Language Love]
No one's going to be able to operate without a grounding in the basic sciences. Language would be helpful, although English is becoming increasingly international. And travel. You have to have a global attitude. Rupert Murdoch
[ Able Although Attitude Basic Becoming English Global Going Grounding Helpful Increasingly International Language Operate Sciences Travel Without Would]
Our language has wisely sensed the two sides of being alone. It has created the word loneliness to express the pain of being alone. And it has created the word solitude to express the glory of being alone. Paul Tillich
[ Alone Being Created Express Glory Language Loneliness Our Pain Sensed Sides Solitude Two Wisely Word]
We probably, as primitive people, made music before we actually had a language, and that's where language comes from. Debbie Harry
[ Actually Before Comes Had Language Made Music Primitive Probably Where]
Having come to live in this age is as though one were to have entered another country. Learn its language or risk being left out. Theodore Bikel
[ Age Another Being Come Country Entered Having Language Learn Left Live Out Risk Though Were]
Great literature is simply language charged with meaning to the utmost possible degree. Ezra Pound
[ Charged Degree Great Language Literature Meaning Possible Simply Utmost]
If our language, our programs, our creations are not strongly present in the new media, the young generation of our country will be economically and culturally marginalized. Jacques Chirac
[ Country Creations Culturally Economically Generation Language Marginalized Media New Our Present Programs Strongly Will Young]
I'm not any good at foul language or anything like that. Thora Hird
[ Any Anything Foul Good Language]
Well it was not exactly a dissertation in logic, at least not the kind of logic you would find in Whitehead and Russell's Principia Mathematica for instance. It looked more like mathematics; no formalized language was used. Alonzo Church
[ Dissertation Exactly Find Instance Kind Language Least Logic Looked Mathematics More Russell Used Well Whitehead Would]
The communication of the dead is tongued with fire beyond the language of the living. T. S. Eliot
[ Beyond Communication Dead Fire Language Living]
I wish that I spoke more languages. I speak a couple languages, but not well enough to really dub myself. French is really the only one, and it's a difficult thing. Jodie Foster
[ Couple Difficult Dub Enough French Languages More Myself Only Really Speak Spoke Thing Well Wish]
Never impose your language on people you wish to reach. Abbie Hoffman
[ Impose Language Never Reach Wish Your]
Music is the universal language of mankind. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
[ Language Mankind Music Universal]
In general, the philological movement opened up countless sources relevant to linguistic issues, treating them in quite a different spirit from traditional grammar; for instance, the study of inscriptions and their language. But not yet in the spirit of linguistics. Ferdinand de Saussure
[ Countless Different General Grammar Inscriptions Instance Issues Language Linguistic Linguistics Movement Opened Quite Relevant Sources Spirit Study Their Them Traditional Treating Up Yet]
More has been screwed up on the battlefield and misunderstood in the Pentagon because of a lack of understanding of the English language than any other single factor. John W. Vessey, Jr.
[ Any Battlefield Because Been English Factor Lack Language Misunderstood More Other Pentagon Screwed Single Than Understanding Up]
Dreams say what they mean, but they don't say it in daytime language. Gail Godwin
[ Daytime Dreams Language Mean Say]
In our daily lives as programmers, we process text strings a lot. So I tried to work hard on text processing, namely the string class and regular expressions. Regular expressions are built into the language and are very tuned up for use. Yukihiro Matsumoto
[ Built Class Daily Expressions Hard Into Language Lives Lot Namely Our Process Processing Programmers Regular String Strings Text Tried Tuned Up Use Very Work]
Now, mark it. This may be strong language, but heed it. The people mean it, and, my friends of the Eastern Democracy, we bid farewell when you do that thing. Richard Parks Bland
[ Bid Democracy Eastern Farewell Friends Heed Language Mark May Mean Now Strong Thing]
The true Tarot is symbolism; it speaks no other language and offers no other signs. Arthur E. Waite
[ Language Offers Other Signs Speaks Symbolism Tarot True]
Good writers are those who keep the language efficient. That is to say, keep it accurate, keep it clear. Ezra Pound
[ Accurate Clear Efficient Good Keep Language Say Those Writers]
For most women, the language of conversation is primarily a language of rapport: a way of establishing connections and negotiating relationships. Deborah Tannen
[ Connections Conversation Establishing Language Most Negotiating Primarily Rapport Relationships Way Women]
Language exerts hidden power, like the moon on the tides. Rita Mae Brown
[ Exerts Hidden Language Moon Power Tides]
At the same time, new concepts and abstractions flow into the picture, taking up the task of describing the universe without reference to such time or space - abstractions for which our language lacks adequate terms. Benjamin Whorf
[ Abstractions Adequate Concepts Describing Flow Into Lacks Language New Our Picture Reference Same Space Such Taking Task Terms Time Universe Up Which Without]
Language cares. Howard Nemerov
[ Cares Language]
I work with language. I love the flowers of afterthought. Bernard Malamud
[ Afterthought Flowers Language Love Work]
When a language creates as it does a community within the present, it does so only by courtesy of a community between the present and the past. Christopher Ricks
[ Between Community Courtesy Creates Does Language Only Past Present Within]
I left my country because I was forced to, and I do not think that I am going to lose my language because I live in England. Guillermo Cabrera Infante
[ Am Because Country England Forced Going Language Left Live Lose Think]
Works of imagination should be written in very plain language; the more purely imaginative they are the more necessary it is to be plain. Samuel Taylor Coleridge
[ Imagination Imaginative Language More Necessary Plain Purely Should Very Works Written]
Faith is more basic than language or theology. Sydney Carter
[ Basic Faith Language More Than Theology]
You couldn't have human society without language. John M. Smith
[ Human Language Society Without]
Real programmers can write assembly code in any language. Larry Wall Technology
[ Any Assembly Code Language Programmers Real Write]
This evolution may compromise Java's claim of being simpler than C++, but my guess is that the effort will make Java a better language than it is today. Bjarne Stroustrup
[ Being Better Claim Compromise Effort Evolution Guess Java Language Make May Simpler Than Today Will]
The finest language is mostly made up of simple unimposing words. George Eliot
[ Finest Language Made Mostly Simple Up Words]
Semantics, or the study of meaning, remained undeveloped, while phonetics made rapid progress and even came to occupy the central place in the scientific study of language. Roman Jakobson
[ Came Central Even Language Made Meaning Occupy Phonetics Place Progress Rapid Remained Scientific Semantics Study Undeveloped While]
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
[ Also Create Drama How Image Language Learning Requires Skill Understand Use Writing]
Any psychology of sign systems will be part of social psychology - that is to say, will be exclusively social; it will involve the same psychology as is applicable in the case of languages. Ferdinand de Saussure
[ Any Applicable Case Exclusively Involve Languages Part Psychology Same Say Sign Social Systems Will]
Yet, I am convinced that there is a need for high quality software, and the time will come when it will be recognized that it is worth investing effort in its development and in using a careful, structured approach based on safe, structured languages. Niklaus Wirth
[ Am Approach Based Careful Come Convinced Development Effort High Investing Languages Need Quality Recognized Safe Software Structured Time Using Will Worth Yet]
I've been looking at companies that are on a positive path vs. a negative path and I've come to use the language of sports, winning streaks and losing streaks. Rosabeth Moss Kanter
[ Been Come Companies Language Looking Losing Negative Path Positive Sports Streaks Use Winning]
All speech, written or spoken, is a dead language, until it finds a willing and prepared hearer. Robert Louis Stevenson
[ Dead Finds Hearer Language Prepared Speech Spoken Until Willing Written]
There is no more difficult art to acquire than the art of observation, and for some men it is quite as difficult to record an observation in brief and plain language. William Osler
[ Acquire Art Brief Difficult Language Men More Observation Plain Quite Record Some Than]
We dissect nature along lines laid down by our native language. Benjamin Whorf
[ Along Dissect Down Laid Language Lines Native Nature Our]
Language... has created the word "loneliness" to express the pain of being alone. And it has created the word "solitude" to express the glory of being alone. Paul Tillich
[ Alone Being Created Express Glory Language Loneliness Pain Solitude Word]
I grew up speaking both languages, and for me that's really important. Jon Secada
[ Both Grew Important Languages Really Speaking Up]
As a matter of fact, a national language which spreads beyond its own confines very quickly loses much of its original richness of content and is in no better case than a constructed language. Edward Sapir
[ Better Beyond Case Confines Constructed Content Fact Language Loses Matter Much National Original Own Quickly Richness Spreads Than Very Which]
I believe that laughter is a language of God and that we can all live happily ever laughter. Yakov Smirnoff
[ Believe Ever God Happily Language Laughter Live]
Given the devaluation of literature and of the study of foreign languages per se in the United States, as well as the preponderance of theory over text in graduate literature studies, creative writing programs keep literature courses populated. Marilyn Hacker
[ Courses Creative Foreign Given Graduate Keep Languages Literature Over Per Populated Preponderance Programs Se States Studies Study Text Theory United Well Writing]
As thy days, so shall thy strength be which, in modern language, may be translated as thy thoughts so shall thy life be. Emmet Fox
[ Days Language Life May Modern Shall Strength Thoughts Thy Translated Which]
I personally think we developed language because of our deep inner need to complain. Jane Wagner
[ Because Complain Deep Developed Inner Language Need Our Personally Think]
In fact, from then on scholars engaged in a kind of game of comparing different Indo-European languages with one another, and eventually they could not fail to wonder what exactly these connections showed, and how they should be interpreted in concrete terms. Ferdinand de Saussure
[ Another Comparing Concrete Connections Could Different Engaged Eventually Exactly Fact Fail Game How Interpreted Kind Languages Scholars Should Showed Terms Then These Wonder]
The spirit of logical analysis should in practice blend with the practical pressure for the adoption of some form of international language, but it should not allow itself to be stampeded by it. Edward Sapir
[ Adoption Allow Analysis Blend Form International Itself Language Logical Practical Practice Pressure Should Some Spirit]
Part of what we love about poetry is the fact that it seems ancient, that it has an authority of ancient language and ancient form, and that it's timeless, that it reaches back. Robert Morgan
[ Ancient Authority Back Fact Form Language Love Part Poetry Reaches Seems Timeless]
Words may be false and full of art; Sighs are the natural language of the heart. Thomas Shadwell
[ Art False Full Heart Language May Natural Sighs Words]
Well, maybe so, although I don't think I am particularly gifted in languages. In fact, oddly enough, it may have something to do with my being slow at languages. Robert Fitzgerald
[ Although Am Being Enough Fact Gifted Languages May Maybe Oddly Particularly Slow Something Think Well]
Anybody who comes to the cinema is bringing they're whole sexual history, their literary history, their movie literacy, their culture, their language, their religion, whatever they've got. I can't possibly manipulate all of that, nor do I want to. David Cronenberg
[ Anybody Bringing Cinema Comes Culture Got History Language Literacy Literary Manipulate Movie Nor Possibly Religion Sexual Their Want Whatever Whole]
The most heroic word in all languages is revolution. Eugene V. Debs
[ Heroic Languages Most Revolution Word]
Though language forms the preacher, 'Tis good works make the man. Eliza Cook
[ Forms Good Language Make Man Preacher Though Tis Works]
First of all, there was a volcano of words, an eruption of words that Shakespeare had never used before that had never been used in the English language before. It's astonishing. It pours out of him. Stephen Greenblatt
[ Astonishing Been Before English Eruption First Had Him Language Never Out Pours Shakespeare Used Volcano Words]
I feed on good soup, not beautiful language. Moliere
[ Beautiful Feed Good Language Soup]
The quality of our thoughts is bordered on all sides by our facility with language. J. Michael Straczynski
[ Facility Language Our Quality Sides Thoughts]
It has often been observed that the repercussion of poetic language on prose language can be considered a decisive cut of a whip. Eugenio Montale
[ Been Considered Cut Decisive Language Observed Often Poetic Prose Whip]
The radio was my big influence. Comedy came from the instinctual feel I had for language. Dominic Chianese
[ Big Came Comedy Feel Had Influence Instinctual Language Radio]
What gives it its human character is that the individual through language addresses himself in the role of the others in the group and thus becomes aware of them in his own conduct. George H. Mead
[ Addresses Aware Becomes Character Conduct Gives Group Himself His Human Individual Language Others Own Role Them Through Thus]
When I'm on TV, I'm often talking to a conservative host. I may have another conservative arguing with me. You've got very limited time, and you're using 'sound-bite' type language. Juan Williams
[ Another Arguing Conservative Got Host Language Limited May Often Talking Time Tv Type Using Very]
I paint to evoke a changing language of symbols, a language with which to remark upon the qualities of our mysterious capacities which direct us toward ultimate reality. Morris Graves
[ Capacities Changing Direct Evoke Language Mysterious Our Paint Qualities Reality Remark Symbols Toward Ultimate Upon Us Which]
Better to die in the pursuit of civilized values, we believed, than in a flight underground. We were offering a value system couched in the language of science. John Charles Polanyi
[ Believed Better Civilized Couched Die Flight Language Offering Pursuit Science System Than Underground Value Values Were]
I don't mind what language an opera is sung in so long as it is a language I don't understand. Edward Appleton
[ Language Long Mind Opera Sung Understand]
The Little Friend is a long book. It's also completely different from my first novel: different landscape, different characters, different use of language and diction, different approach to story. Donna Tartt
[ Also Approach Book Characters Completely Diction Different First Friend Landscape Language Little Long Novel Story Use]
Do you know why language manifests itself the way it does in my work? It's because I understand short attention spans. Barbara Kruger
[ Attention Because Does Itself Know Language Manifests Short Spans Understand Way Why Work]
Music is a great energizer. It's a language everybody knows. Bill Hicks
[ Everybody Great Knows Language Music]
I would have thought it possible to choose delegates for these larger conferences who, even if they could not speak the principal languages, could at least understand them or could have friends seated beside them who could keep them informed on essential points. Fredrik Bajer
[ Beside Choose Conferences Could Delegates Essential Even Friends Informed Keep Languages Larger Least Points Possible Principal Seated Speak Them These Thought Understand Would]
I use the language I use to my friends. They wouldn't believe me if I used some high-flown literary language. I want them to believe me. Adrian Mitchell
[ Believe Friends Language Literary Some Them Use Used Want]
In other words, the man who is born into existence deals first with language; this is a given. He is even caught in it before his birth. Jacques Lacan
[ Before Birth Born Caught Deals Even Existence First Given His Into Language Man Other Words]
Language can only deal meaningfully with a special, restricted segment of reality. The rest, and it is presumably the much larger part, is silence. George Steiner
[ Deal Language Larger Meaningfully Much Only Part Presumably Reality Rest Restricted Segment Silence Special]
Language commonly stresses only one side of any interaction. Gregory Bateson
[ Any Commonly Interaction Language Only Side Stresses]
To have another language is to possess a second soul. Charlemagne
[ Another Language Possess Second Soul]
Poetry is language at its most distilled and most powerful. Rita Dove Poetry
[ Distilled Language Most Poetry Powerful]
I think that great poetry is the most interesting and complex use of the poet's language at that point in history, and so it's even more exciting when you read a poet like Yeats, almost 100 years old now, and you think that perhaps no one can really top that. Diane Wakoski
[ Almost Complex Even Exciting Great History Interesting Language More Most Now Old Perhaps Poet Poetry Point Read Really Think Top Use Years Yeats]
If you're a good numbers person, you're a bad language person. Frank Luntz
[ Bad Good Language Numbers Person]
Music is the soul of language. Max Heindel Music
[ Language Music Soul]
Human beings do not live in the objective world alone, nor alone in the world of social activity as ordinarily understood, but are very much at the mercy of the particular language which has become the medium of expression for their society. Edward Sapir
[ Activity Alone Become Beings Expression Human Language Live Medium Mercy Much Nor Objective Ordinarily Particular Social Society Their Understood Very Which World]
To me, innovations are the wheel, fire, language, movable type. There are not 3 million innovations; there are 3 million inventions. Dean Kamen
[ Fire Innovations Inventions Language Million Movable Type Wheel]
So I suppose poetry, language, the shaping of it, was and remains for me an effort to make sense out of essentially senseless situations. Thomas Lynch
[ Effort Essentially Language Make Out Poetry Remains Sense Senseless Shaping Situations Suppose]
The more determinedly I exist, as myself, within the conditions of the time, the more clearly I shall hear the language of the past, the nearer I shall feel the glow of its life. Karl Jaspers
[ Clearly Conditions Exist Feel Glow Hear Language Life More Myself Nearer Past Shall Time Within]
It is still not enough for language to have clarity and content... it must also have a goal and an imperative. Otherwise from language we descend to chatter, from chatter to babble and from babble to confusion. Rene Daumal
[ Also Babble Chatter Clarity Confusion Content Descend Enough Goal Imperative Language Must Otherwise Still]
You know, when it was done originally, they always had to fight to keep it going at the end of each season. Now, The Odd Couple has become part of our language and culture. Brett Somers
[ Always Become Couple Culture Done Each End Fight Going Had Keep Know Language Now Odd Originally Our Part Season]
Regardless of whether you speak the language or are familiar with a culture, the picture should hold up. Herb Ritts
[ Culture Familiar Hold Language Picture Regardless Should Speak Up Whether]
Shakespeare is the true multicultural author. He exists in all languages. He is put on the stage everywhere. Everyone feels that they are represented by him on the stage. Harold Bloom
[ Author Everyone Everywhere Exists Feels Him Languages Multicultural Put Represented Shakespeare Stage True]
One does, after all, take on many of the givens of a society when one takes on its language. Alma Guillermoprieto
[ After Does Givens Language Many Society Take Takes]
Every individual ought to know at least one poet from cover to cover: if not as a guide through the world, then as a yardstick for the language. Joseph Brodsky
[ Cover Every Guide Individual Know Language Least Ought Poet Then Through World Yardstick]
I was in Paris at an English-language bookstore. I picked up a volume of Dickinson's poetry. I came back to my hotel, read 2,000 of her poems and immediately began composing in my head. I wrote down the melodies even before I got to a piano. Gordon Getty
[ Back Before Began Bookstore Came Composing Down Even Got Head Her Hotel Immediately Melodies Paris Piano Picked Poems Poetry Read Up Volume Wrote]
We have a president for whom English is a second language. He's like 'We have to get rid of dictators,' but he's pretty much one himself. Robin Williams
[ Dictators English Get Himself Language Much President Pretty Rid Second Whom]
I think somebody who speaks the language is going to notice immediately that I'm not Russian. Nicholas Lea
[ Going Immediately Language Notice Russian Somebody Speaks Think]
I liked Latin, I like languages, I liked all the myths, and the Roman tales that we were required to translate in Latin, and all these interesting people who were never quite what they thought they would be or seemed to be. Suzanne Farrell
[ Interesting Languages Latin Liked Myths Never Quite Required Roman Seemed Tales These Thought Translate Were Would]
What's great is that because math is such a universal language, really, our fans come in all shapes and sizes, all ages and genders and races and backgrounds and cultures. David Krumholtz
[ Ages Backgrounds Because Come Cultures Fans Genders Great Language Math Our Races Really Shapes Sizes Such Universal]
Human language appears to be a unique phenomenon, without significant analogue in the animal world. Noam Chomsky
[ Analogue Animal Appears Human Language Phenomenon Significant Unique Without World]
Most metaphysical words in Hopi are verbs, not nouns as in European languages. Benjamin Whorf
[ European Languages Metaphysical Most Nouns Verbs Words]
Anything well written with good language and clarity and honesty is worth doing. It comes out of the same tradition as Shakespeare. Michael Moriarty
[ Anything Clarity Comes Doing Good Honesty Language Out Same Shakespeare Tradition Well Worth Written]
Film is one of the three universal languages, the other two: mathematics and music. Frank Capra
[ Film Languages Mathematics Music Other Three Two Universal]
A programming language is for thinking about programs, not for expressing programs you've already thought of. It should be a pencil, not a pen. Paul Graham
[ Already Expressing Language Pen Pencil Programming Programs Should Thinking Thought]
Elizabeth, Lady C, claims to be writing at the limits of language. Would it not be insulting to her if I were diligently to follow after her, explaining what she means but is not smart enough to say? J. M. Coetzee
[ After Claims Diligently Elizabeth Enough Explaining Follow Her Insulting Lady Language Limits Means Say She Smart Were Would Writing]
Go learn the language. Go take some acting lessons. Start from zero like everybody else. Roselyn Sanchez
[ Acting Else Everybody Go Language Learn Lessons Some Start Take Zero]
Comics is a language. It's a language most people understand intuitively. Bill Griffith
[ Comics Intuitively Language Most Understand]
England is very interested as well, and other countries if I could speak the languages! Miranda Otto
[ Could Countries England Interested Languages Other Speak Very Well]
On the other hand, in a society whose communication component is becoming more prominent day by day, both as a reality and as an issue, it is clear that language assumes a new importance. Jean-Francois Lyotard
[ Assumes Becoming Both Clear Communication Component Day Hand Importance Issue Language More New Other Prominent Reality Society Whose]
I believe that all poetry is formal in that it exists within limits, limits that are either inherited by tradition or limits that language itself imposes. Mark Strand
[ Believe Either Exists Formal Imposes Inherited Itself Language Limits Poetry Tradition Within]
Our common language is English. And our common task is to ensure that our non-English-speaking children learn this common language. William Bennett
[ Children Common English Ensure Language Learn Our Task]
I belong to a specific category of writers, those who speak and write in a language different from that of their parents. Tahar Ben Jelloun
[ Belong Category Different Language Parents Speak Specific Their Those Write Writers]
When one man dies, one chapter is not torn out of the book, but translated into a better language. John Donne
[ Better Book Chapter Dies Into Language Man Out Torn Translated]
Basketball, in America, is like a culture. It is like a foreigner learning a new language. It is difficult to learn foreign languages and it will also be difficult for me to learn the culture for basketball here. Yao Ming
[ Also America Basketball Culture Difficult Foreign Foreigner Here Language Languages Learn Learning New Will]
A poet is, before anything else, a person who is passionately in love with language. W. H. Auden Poetry
[ Anything Before Else Language Love Passionately Person Poet]
Language is memory and metaphor. Storm Jameson
[ Language Memory Metaphor]
My training in music and composition then led me to a kind of musical language process in which, for example, the sound of the words I play with has to expose their true meaning against their will so to speak. Elfriede Jelinek
[ Against Composition Example Expose Kind Language Led Meaning Music Musical Play Process Sound Speak Their Then Training True Which Will Words]
Languages are true analytical methods. Antoine Lavoisier
[ Analytical Languages Methods True]
Like music and art, love of nature is a common language that can transcend political or social boundaries. Jimmy Carter Nature
[ Art Boundaries Common Language Love Music Nature Political Social Transcend]
Just learning to think in another language allows you to see your own culture in a better viewpoint. Gates McFadden
[ Allows Another Better Culture Just Language Learning Own See Think Viewpoint Your]
Instrumental music can spread the international language. Herb Alpert
[ Instrumental International Language Music Spread]
It is quite an illusion to imagine that one adjusts to reality essentially without the use of language and that language is merely an incidental means of solving specific problems of communication or reflection. Edward Sapir
[ Adjusts Communication Essentially Illusion Imagine Incidental Language Means Merely Problems Quite Reality Reflection Solving Specific Use Without]
There is a way in which all writing is connected. In a second language, for example, a workshop can liberate the students' use of the vocabulary they're acquiring. Marilyn Hacker
[ Acquiring Connected Example Language Liberate Second Students Use Vocabulary Way Which Workshop Writing]
Language is not only the vehicle of thought, it is a great and efficient instrument in thinking. Humphry Davy
[ Efficient Great Instrument Language Only Thinking Thought Vehicle]
Given Pounds and five years, and an ordinary man can in the ordinary course, without any undue haste or putting any pressure upon his taste, surround himself with books, all in his own language, and thence forward have at least one place in the world. Augustine Birrell
[ Any Books Course Five Forward Given Haste Himself His Language Least Man Ordinary Own Place Pounds Pressure Putting Surround Taste Thence Undue Upon Without World Years]
I think it is a mistake to identify a movie according to its language, as if movies were literature. Jean-Jacques Annaud
[ According Identify Language Literature Mistake Movie Movies Think Were]
The pull between sound and syntax creates a kind of musical tension in the language that interests me. Marilyn Hacker
[ Between Creates Interests Kind Language Musical Pull Sound Syntax Tension]
The heart of the matter seems to me to be the direct interaction between one's making a poem in English and a poem in the language that one understands and values. I don't see how you can do it otherwise. Robert Fitzgerald
[ Between Direct English Heart How Interaction Language Making Matter Otherwise Poem See Seems Understands Values]
No one ever became, or can become truly eloquent without being a reader of the Bible, and an admirer of the purity and sublimity of its language. Fisher Ames
[ Admirer Became Become Being Bible Eloquent Ever Language Purity Reader Sublimity Truly Without]
Language ought to be the joint creation of poets and manual workers. George Orwell
[ Creation Joint Language Manual Ought Poets Workers]
I have the handicap of being born with a special language to which I alone have the key. Gustave Flaubert
[ Alone Being Born Handicap Key Language Special Which]
Language fits over experience like a straight-jacket. William Golding
[ Experience Fits Language Over]
If you decide to design your own language, there are thousands of sort of amateur language designer pitfalls. Guido van Rossum
[ Amateur Decide Design Designer Language Own Pitfalls Sort Thousands Your]
Uncritical semantics is the myth of a museum in which the exhibits are meanings and the words are labels. To switch languages is to change the labels. Willard Van Orman Quine
[ Change Exhibits Labels Languages Meanings Museum Myth Semantics Switch Uncritical Which Words]
If I were assigned poems I suppose I'd write more of them but it is entirely voluntary and for the most part ignored in the market sense of the word so the language to me is most intimate, most important, most sublime and most satisfying when it gets done. Thomas Lynch
[ Assigned Done Entirely Gets Ignored Important Intimate Language Market More Most Part Poems Satisfying Sense Sublime Suppose Them Voluntary Were Word Write]
When language was not transcendental enough to complete the meaning of a revelation, symbols were relied upon for heavenly teaching, and familiar images, chosen from the known, were made to mirror the unknown spiritual truth. William H. Hunt
[ Chosen Complete Enough Familiar Heavenly Images Known Language Made Meaning Mirror Relied Revelation Spiritual Symbols Teaching Transcendental Truth Unknown Upon Were]
The sea speaks a language polite people never repeat. It is a colossal scavenger slang and has no respect. Carl Sandburg
[ Colossal Language Never Polite Repeat Respect Sea Slang Speaks]
But those two plays left me on fresh terms with language. I didn't always have to speak in my own voice. James Merrill
[ Always Fresh Language Left Own Plays Speak Terms Those Two Voice]
Support for alternate languages will largely depend on the underlying OS. Bill Hayden
[ Alternate Depend Languages Largely Os Support Underlying Will]
We are all members of a single humanity, inside our hearts we all speak the same language, we all love our children and our parents, we all live in the same world. Marc Forne Molne
[ Children Hearts Humanity Inside Language Live Love Members Our Parents Same Single Speak World]
It is no exaggeration to say that the English Bible is, next to Shakespeare, the greatest work in English literature, and that it will have much more influence than even Shakespeare upon the written and spoken language of the English race. Lafcadio Hearn
[ Bible English Even Exaggeration Greatest Influence Language Literature More Much Next Race Say Shakespeare Spoken Than Upon Will Work Written]
Talking in one language and talking in another, I think inevitably, produce two different personalities, as far as I've seen in other people. I assume it does the same for me. Alma Guillermoprieto
[ Another Assume Different Does Far Inevitably Language Other Personalities Produce Same Seen Talking Think Two]
Urdu can not die out because it has very strong roots in Persia. The language itself is not only just the language of the Muslims, but it's also the language of the Hindus. Ismail Merchant
[ Also Because Die Hindus Itself Just Language Muslims Only Out Persia Roots Strong Urdu Very]
I wanted to learn a few foreign languages, and therefore I had to go abroad. Ella Maillart
[ Abroad Few Foreign Go Had Languages Learn Therefore Wanted]
Because Shakespeare's language is so expansive, we're under this misconception that it's difficult. But I discovered that it's easy because it's so brilliantly written. The words are perfect, and the language is intelligent and very emotional. Jessica Lange
[ Because Brilliantly Difficult Discovered Easy Emotional Expansive Intelligent Language Misconception Perfect Shakespeare Under Very Words Written]
The business, task or object of the scientific study of languages will if possible be 1) to trace the history of all known languages. Naturally this is possible only to a very limited extent and for very few languages. Ferdinand de Saussure
[ Business Extent Few History Known Languages Limited Naturally Object Only Possible Scientific Study Task Trace Very Will]
God has stated in clear and concise language how He created the universe and we ought not to doubt His Word. Walter Lang
[ Clear Concise Created Doubt God His How Language Ought Stated Universe Word]
Two races share today the soil of Canada. These people had not always been friends. But I hasten to say it. There is no longer any family here but the human family. It matters not the language people speak, or the altars at which they kneel. Wilfrid Laurier
[ Altars Always Any Been Canada Family Friends Had Hasten Here Human Kneel Language Longer Matters Races Say Share Soil Speak These Today Two Which]
What we know is that Shakespeare wrote perhaps the most remarkable body of passionate love poetry in the English language to a young man. Stephen Greenblatt
[ Body English Know Language Love Man Most Passionate Perhaps Poetry Remarkable Shakespeare Wrote Young]
It feels wonderful to be go back to the 1940s and recreate the whole era through my clothes, voice and body language. I am tired of playing the larger-than-life hero. Akshay Kumar
[ Am Back Body Clothes Era Feels Go Hero Language Playing Recreate Through Tired Voice Whole Wonderful]
Religion is no more possible without prayer than poetry without language, or music without atmosphere. James Martineau
[ Atmosphere Language More Music Poetry Possible Prayer Religion Than Without]
I wanted to capture the excitement of house music, almost like a four-four beat, and the best way to do that was to use a language that was rhythmic and performative. Irvine Welsh
[ Almost Beat Best Capture Excitement House Language Music Rhythmic Use Wanted Way]
The eye of genius has always a plaintive expression, and its natural language is pathos. Lydia M. Child
[ Always Expression Eye Genius Language Natural Pathos]
Everybody laughs the same in every language because laughter is a universal connection. Yakov Smirnoff
[ Because Connection Every Everybody Language Laughs Laughter Same Universal]
You have to think an awful lot about your motivations or people's behavioral intentions or what their body language can indicate or what's really going on or what makes people sometimes do, sometimes, the irrational things they do. Ron Silver
[ Awful Behavioral Body Going Indicate Intentions Irrational Language Lot Makes Motivations Really Sometimes Their Things Think Your]
I thought it was respectful to each country to sing in their language. Nana Mouskouri
[ Country Each Language Respectful Sing Their Thought]
Because of the Turing completeness theory, everything one Turing-complete language can do can theoretically be done by another Turing-complete language, but at a different cost. You can do everything in assembler, but no one wants to program in assembler anymore. Yukihiro Matsumoto
[ Another Anymore Because Completeness Cost Different Done Everything Language Program Theoretically Theory Wants]
I thought that subtitles are boring because they're there generally to serve us with information to make you understand what people are saying in a different language. Tony Scott
[ Because Boring Different Generally Information Language Make Saying Serve Subtitles Thought Understand Us]
First you learn a new language, profanity; and second you learn not to discipline your dogs when you're mad, and that's most of the time when you're training dogs. Lou Schultz
[ Discipline Dogs First Language Learn Mad Most New Profanity Second Time Training Your]
If you have a craftsman's command of the language and basic writing techniques you'll be able to write - as long as you know what you want to say. Jeffery Deaver
[ Able Basic Command Craftsman Know Language Long Say Techniques Want Write Writing]
The most terrifying words in the English language are: I'm from the government and I'm here to help. Ronald Reagan
[ English Government Help Here Language Most Terrifying Words]
Language is the blood of the soul into which thoughts run and out of which they grow. Oliver Wendell Holmes
[ Blood Grow Into Language Out Run Soul Thoughts Which]
"I am" is reportedly the shortest sentence in the English language. Could it be that "I do" is the longest sentence? George Carlin
[ Am Could English Language Longest Reportedly Sentence Shortest]
I think English is a fantastic, rich and musical language, but of course your mother tongue is the most important for an actor. Max von Sydow
[ Actor Course English Fantastic Important Language Most Mother Musical Rich Think Tongue Your]
The psychology of a language which, in one way or another, is imposed upon one because of factors beyond one's control, is very different from the psychology of a language which one accepts of one's free will. Edward Sapir
[ Accepts Another Because Beyond Control Different Factors Free Imposed Language Psychology Upon Very Way Which Will]
Great art speaks a language which every intelligent person can understand. The people who call themselves modernists today speak a different language. Marshall McLuhan
[ Art Call Different Every Great Intelligent Language Modernists Person Speak Speaks Themselves Today Understand Which]
I don't like jokes in speeches. I do like wit and humor. A joke is to humor what pornography is to erotic language in a good novel. James Humes
[ Good Humor Joke Jokes Language Novel Speeches Wit]
Poets deal in writing about feelings and trying to find the language and images for intense feelings. Carol Ann Duffy
[ Deal Feelings Find Images Intense Language Poets Trying Writing]
Senator, we just don't use that kind of language on the floor of the Senate. Mike Mansfield
[ Floor Just Kind Language Senate Senator Use]
The more English is heard in the world, the more gratifying it seems to speak French, and above all to know the culture of our country. They find a kind of French social grace in the language and culture. Bernard Pivot
[ Above Country Culture English Find French Grace Gratifying Heard Kind Know Language More Our Seems Social Speak World]
I woke up find a rather noisy multi-lingual meeting going on. This was great as everyone could participate and even though everything had to be translated into about four different languages it never became boring. After a while the meeting broke up and everyone went for food. John Blair
[ After Became Boring Broke Could Different Even Everyone Everything Find Food Four Going Great Had Into Languages Meeting Never Noisy Participate Rather Though Translated Up Went While Woke]
To a teacher of languages there comes a time when the world is but a place of many words and man appears a mere talking animal not much more wonderful than a parrot. Joseph Conrad
[ Animal Appears Comes Languages Man Many Mere More Much Parrot Place Talking Teacher Than Time Wonderful Words World]
A riot is at bottom the language of the unheard. Martin Luther King, Jr.
[ Bottom Language Riot Unheard]
So far as the advocates of a constructed international language are concerned, it is rather to be wondered at how much in common their proposals actually have, both in vocabulary and in general spirit of procedure. Edward Sapir
[ Actually Advocates Both Common Concerned Constructed Far General How International Language Much Procedure Proposals Rather Spirit Their Vocabulary Wondered]
English should be our official language. Reading and speaking English are requirements to become a citizen. Ernest Istook
[ Become Citizen English Language Official Our Reading Requirements Should Speaking]
In my daily work, I work on very large, complex, distributed systems built out of many Python modules and packages. The focus is very similar to what you find, for example, in Java and, in general, in systems programming languages. Guido van Rossum
[ Built Complex Daily Distributed Example Find Focus General Java Languages Large Many Modules Out Packages Programming Python Similar Systems Very Work]
Like, What is the least often heard sentence in the English language? That would be: Say, isn't that the banjo player's Porsche parked outside? Jackson Browne
[ Banjo English Heard Language Least Often Outside Parked Player Porsche Say Sentence Would]
Slang is a language that rolls up its sleeves, spits on its hands and goes to work. Carl Sandburg
[ Goes Hands Language Rolls Slang Sleeves Spits Up Work]
You may imagine the joy manifested by these poor Africans, when they heard one of their own color address them in a friendly manner, and in a language they could comprehend! Lewis Tappan
[ Address Africans Color Comprehend Could Friendly Heard Imagine Joy Language Manifested Manner May Own Poor Their Them These]
I'm really fascinated and you know I've been wondering about that usage of language, various breathing techniques and why in these practices language is being used in another way. Kathy Acker
[ Another Been Being Breathing Fascinated Know Language Practices Really Techniques These Usage Used Various Way Why Wondering]
It was pretty awful for us children because we never really knew the local children. Mother was keen for us to learn languages, so our travels took us to France and Italy, as well as the West Country. Mary Wesley
[ Awful Because Children Country France Italy Keen Knew Languages Learn Local Mother Never Our Pretty Really Took Travels Us Well West]
I believe that these devices like repetition and rhyme are not artificial, that they're not imposed, somehow, on the language. Paul Muldoon
[ Artificial Believe Devices Imposed Language Repetition Rhyme Somehow These]
Language cannot describe the scene that followed; the shouts, oaths, frantic gestures, taunts, replies, and little fights; and therefore I shall not attempt it. Augustus Baldwin Longstreet
[ Attempt Cannot Describe Fights Followed Frantic Gestures Language Little Oaths Replies Scene Shall Shouts Taunts Therefore]
And I believe that public broadcasting has an important trust with the American people, it's an intimate medium of television, and that we can do reading and language development for young children without getting into human sexuality. Margaret Spellings
[ American Believe Broadcasting Children Development Getting Human Important Intimate Into Language Medium Public Reading Sexuality Television Trust Without Young]
It is no secret that the fruits of language study are in no sort of relation to the labour spent on teaching and learning them. Edward Sapir
[ Fruits Labour Language Learning Relation Secret Sort Spent Study Teaching Them]
I speak two languages, Body and English. Mae West
[ Body English Languages Speak Two]
I never had to learn English, French and German because I was brought up as all three languages. I had a private French teacher before I even went to school. That helped a lot. Karl Lagerfeld
[ Because Before Brought English Even French German Had Helped Languages Learn Lot Never Private School Teacher Three Up Went]
Language is a part of our organism and no less complicated than it. Ludwig Wittgenstein
[ Complicated Language Less Organism Our Part Than]
Writers let themselves be enticed by the language. Peter Bichsel
[ Language Themselves Writers]
Meditation is the tongue of the soul and the language of our spirit. Jeremy Taylor
[ Language Meditation Our Soul Spirit Tongue]
We need a president who's fluent in at least one language. Buck Henry
[ Fluent Language Least Need President]
Mathematicians may flatter themselves that they possess new ideas which mere human language is as yet unable to express. James C. Maxwell
[ Express Flatter Human Ideas Language Mathematicians May Mere New Possess Themselves Unable Which Yet]
The spoken form is in fact a very restrained representation of what is possible in the musical language. Robert Fripp
[ Fact Form Language Musical Possible Representation Restrained Spoken Very]
Music happens to be an art form that transcends language. Herbie Hancock Music
[ Art Form Happens Language Music Transcends]
Language is a skin: I rub my language against the other. It is as if I had words instead of fingers, or fingers at the tip of my words. My language trembles with desire. Roland Barthes
[ Against Desire Fingers Had Instead Language Other Rub Skin Tip Trembles Words]
Now, it's my belief that Python is a lot easier than to teach to students programming and teach them C or C++ or Java at the same time because all the details of the languages are so much harder. Other scripting languages really don't work very well there either. Guido van Rossum
[ Because Belief Details Easier Either Harder Java Languages Lot Much Now Other Programming Python Really Same Scripting Students Teach Than Them Time Very Well Work]
I think maybe since there isn't a great deal of access to the mainstream media and people don't understand the language of mainstream media, if you put music out there with lyrics that are loosely political, people absorb some of it and spit it back out. Thom Yorke
[ Absorb Access Back Deal Great Language Loosely Lyrics Mainstream Maybe Media Music Out Political Put Since Some Spit Think Understand]
Lyrics have to be underwritten. That's why poets generally make poor lyric writers because the language is too rich. You get drowned in it. Stephen Sondheim
[ Because Drowned Generally Get Language Lyric Lyrics Make Poets Poor Rich Too Why Writers]
Over the years, I've trained myself to speak using the same language I would use if I were typing: meaning using full sentences in the way that paragraphs and scenes are arranged. Kevin J. Anderson
[ Arranged Full Language Meaning Myself Over Paragraphs Same Scenes Sentences Speak Trained Typing Use Using Way Were Would Years]
I came up with new leads for game stories by being observant and clever, by using the many gifts of the English language to intrigue and hook a reader. Dick Schaap
[ Being Came Clever English Game Gifts Hook Intrigue Language Leads Many New Observant Reader Stories Up Using]
An important aspect of the current situation is the strong social reaction against suggestions that the home language of African American children be used in the first steps of learning to read and write. William Labov
[ African Against American Aspect Children Current First Home Important Language Learning Reaction Read Situation Social Steps Strong Suggestions Used Write]
All I'm asking for is the law that's been on the books for the last 33 years, no public funding for abortion. We are both saying the same thing, pro-life, pro-choice. Let's find the language that works for both of us so we can pass health care. Bart Stupak
[ Abortion Asking Been Books Both Care Find Funding Health Language Last Law Pass Pro-Choice Pro-Life Public Same Saying Thing Us Works Years]
Communism possesses a language which every people can understand - its elements are hunger, envy, and death. Heinrich Heine
[ Communism Death Elements Envy Every Hunger Language Possesses Understand Which]
I want do a Mandarin language movie. It'll probably be the next movie I do after the one I do next. Quentin Tarantino
[ After Language Movie Next Probably Want]
Subversive language, however, must be constantly reinvented, because it is continually being co-opted by the powerful. Carol P. Christ
[ Because Being Constantly Continually However Language Must Powerful Reinvented Subversive]
I have been an actor now for 40 years having worked in over 10 countries and three languages. Nick Mancuso
[ Actor Been Countries Having Languages Now Over Three Worked Years]
We have our own history, our own language, our own culture. But our destiny is also tied up with the destinies of other people - history has made us all South Africans. Mangosuthu Buthelezi
[ Africans Also Culture Destinies Destiny History Language Made Other Our Own South Tied Up Us]
Today each composer is not only involved in aesthetics, but he's actually trying to create his own language. Leo Ornstein
[ Actually Aesthetics Composer Create Each His Involved Language Only Own Today Trying]
There was no language barrier when it came to kids, and when it came to play. Connie Sellecca
[ Barrier Came Kids Language Play]
It is a most disgraceful shame the way in which Irishmen are brought up. They are ashamed of their language, institutions, and of everything Irish. Douglas Hyde
[ Ashamed Brought Disgraceful Everything Institutions Irish Irishmen Language Most Shame Their Up Way Which]
Language expresses people's thinking and it was by a Word that God created the world and preserves it. Walter Lang
[ Created Expresses God Language Preserves Thinking Word World]
Music and language are a vital element. We, as actors and directors, offer it to people who want to experience it. Sometimes the actual meaning is less important than the words themselves. Kenneth Branagh
[ Actors Actual Directors Element Experience Important Language Less Meaning Music Offer Sometimes Than Themselves Vital Want Words]
A scholar is like a book written in a dead language. It is not every one that can read in it. William Hazlitt
[ Book Dead Every Language Read Scholar Written]
I can't recall any difficulty in making the C language definition completely open - any discussion on the matter tended to mention languages whose inventors tried to keep tight control, and consequent ill fate. Dennis Ritchie
[ Any Completely Consequent Control Definition Difficulty Discussion Fate Ill Inventors Keep Language Languages Making Matter Mention Open Recall Tended Tight Tried Whose]
Language is froth on the surface of thought. John McCarthy
[ Froth Language Surface Thought]
Henceforth, language studies were no longer directed merely towards correcting grammar. Ferdinand de Saussure
[ Correcting Directed Grammar Henceforth Language Longer Merely Studies Towards Were]
Love can be understood only "from the inside," as a language can be understood only by someone who speaks it, as a world can be understood only by someone who lives in it. Robert C. Solomon
[ Inside Language Lives Love Only Someone Speaks Understood World]
In order to be a diplomat, one must speak a number of languages, including doubletalk. Carey Williams
[ Diplomat Including Languages Must Number Order Speak]
I learned how to sign because when I was growing up in California in order to get into college you needed two semesters of language to get into a University of California school. Camryn Manheim
[ Because California College Get Growing How Into Language Learned Needed Order School Sign Two University Up]
The idea of working with Steven Spielberg was very attractive. He's such a master. He knows the language of the camera and of filmmaking, which gives him a great freedom. Max von Sydow
[ Attractive Camera Filmmaking Freedom Gives Great Him Idea Knows Language Master Spielberg Steven Such Very Which Working]
The supposed inferiority of a constructed language to a national one on the score of richness of connotation is, of course, no criticism of the idea of a constructed language. Edward Sapir
[ Connotation Constructed Course Criticism Idea Inferiority Language National Richness Score Supposed]
Suddenly I was the man who got the part that every actor in the English language was trying to get. I was really scared. I had talked the talk, and now I had to walk the walk. For three days, I couldn't answer the phone. F. Murray Abraham
[ Actor Answer Days English Every Get Got Had Language Man Now Part Phone Really Scared Suddenly Talk Talked Three Trying Walk]
It is a sore point, because you do have advantages if you have access to more than one language. You also have problems, because on bad days you don't trust yourself, either in your first or your second language, and so you feel like a complete halfwit. W. G. Sebald
[ Access Advantages Also Bad Because Complete Days Either Feel First Language More Point Problems Second Sore Than Trust Your Yourself]
We assume, to begin with, that the individual is at least as complex in his internal structure as the language is which he speaks - otherwise, how could he speak a language which is complex? Kenneth L. Pike
[ Assume Begin Complex Could His How Individual Internal Language Least Otherwise Speak Speaks Structure Which]
One truth is the swing of the sentence, the beat and poise, but down deeper it's the integrity of the writer as he matches with the language. Don DeLillo
[ Beat Deeper Down Integrity Language Matches Poise Sentence Swing Truth Writer]
I grew up in a community that was bilingual. I've done it for a while, singing in both languages. Jon Secada
[ Bilingual Both Community Done Grew Languages Singing Up While]
The common faults of American language are an ambition of effect, a want of simplicity, and a turgid abuse of terms. James F. Cooper
[ Abuse Ambition American Common Effect Faults Language Simplicity Terms Turgid Want]
We might possess every technological resource... but if our language is inadequate, our vision remains formless, our thinking and feeling are still running in the old cycles, our process may be "revolutionary" but not transformative. Adrienne Rich
[ Cycles Every Feeling Formless Inadequate Language May Might Old Our Possess Process Remains Resource Revolutionary Running Still Technological Thinking Transformative Vision]
If you go into a bar in most places in America and even say the word poetry, you'll probably get beaten up. But poetry is a really strong, beautiful form to me, and a lot of innovation in language comes from poetry. Jim Jarmusch
[ America Bar Beaten Beautiful Comes Even Form Get Go Innovation Into Language Lot Most Places Poetry Probably Really Say Strong Up Word]
A gloss is a total system of perception and language. Talcott Parsons
[ Gloss Language Perception System Total]
Own only what you can always carry with you: know languages, know countries, know people. Let your memory be your travel bag. Alexander Solzhenitsyn
[ Always Bag Carry Countries Know Languages Memory Only Own Travel Your]
Speaks cheerful English and in the past has written this language with a paintbrush that talks. Jimmy Breslin
[ Cheerful English Language Paintbrush Past Speaks Talks Written]
English is my second language, but in Hong Kong, they don't know that I'm from China. They think I'm from Hollywood because all the films they see are from here. China and Hong Kong are very different places, but they're starting to merge. Still the culture is very different. Bai Ling
[ Because China Culture Different English Films Here Hollywood Hong Know Kong Language Merge Places Second See Starting Still Think Very]
Poetry is a special use of language that opens onto the real. The business of the poet is truth telling, which is why in the Celtic tradition no one could be a teacher unless he or she was a poet. Huston Smith
[ Business Celtic Could Language Onto Opens Poet Poetry Real She Special Teacher Telling Tradition Truth Unless Use Which Why]
Language, philosophy, and science are interwoven into the design of words, which are manipulated to create surprising illusions. John Langdon
[ Create Design Illusions Interwoven Into Language Manipulated Philosophy Science Surprising Which Words]
Our religion is itself profoundly sad - a religion of universal anguish, and one which, because of its very catholicity, grants full liberty to the individual and asks no better than to be celebrated in each man's own language - so long as he knows anguish and is a painter. Charles Baudelaire
[ Anguish Asks Because Better Catholicity Celebrated Each Full Grants Individual Itself Knows Language Liberty Long Man Our Own Painter Profoundly Religion Sad Than Universal Very Which]
As societies grow decadent, the language grows decadent, too. Words are used to disguise, not to illuminate, action: you liberate a city by destroying it. Words are to confuse, so that at election time people will solemnly vote against their own interests. Gore Vidal
[ Action Against City Confuse Decadent Destroying Disguise Election Grow Grows Illuminate Interests Language Liberate Own Societies Solemnly Their Time Too Used Vote Will Words]
For a writer only one form of patriotism exists: his attitude toward language. Joseph Brodsky
[ Attitude Exists Form His Language Only Patriotism Toward Writer]