Those who know nothing of foreign languages know nothing of their own.
Knowledge of languages is the doorway to wisdom.
Language is a city to the building of which every human being brought a stone.
Never make fun of someone who speaks broken English. It means they know another language.
If we spoke a different language, we would perceive a somewhat different world.
You can never understand one language until you understand at least two.
No man should travel until he has learned the language of the country he visits. Otherwise he voluntarily makes himself a great baby - so helpless and so ridiculous.
Learning another language is not only learning different words for the same things, but learning another way to think about things.
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.
Language shapes the way we think, and determines what we can think about.
Language is the road map of a culture. It tells you where its people come from and where they are going.
As a hawk flieth not high with one wing, even so a man reacheth not to excellence with one tongue.
Language is not a genetic gift, it is a social gift. Learning a new language is becoming a member of the club -the community of speakers of that language.
A man reacheth not to excellence with one language.
Learn everything you can, anytime you can, from anyone you can - there will always come a time when you will be grateful you did.
A special kind of beauty exists which is born in language, of language, and for language.
It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge.
Ever tried. Ever failed. No matter. Try Again. Fail again. Fail better.
A different language is a different vision of life.
It is literally the case that learning languages makes you smarter. The neural networks in the brain strengthen as a result of language learning.
Language is the blood of the soul into which thoughts run and out of which they grow.
I am always sorry when any language is lost, because languages are the pedigrees of nations.
He who knows no foreign languages knows nothing of his own.
Americans who travel abroad for the first time are often shocked to discover that, despite all the progress that has been made in the last 30 years, many foreign people still speak in foreign languages
Absolutely nothing is so important for a nation's culture as its language.
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