Notes of "a kaleidoscopic view of the world's languages"

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  • Language is the dress of thought—Samuel Johnson
  • He gave man speech and speech created thought,which is the measure of the universe —P.B.Shelley
  • Le livre est l’ami de la solitude (It’s French.Translation:The book is the friend of the loneliness.) —G.Duhamel
  • si fueris Romae, Romano vivito more; si fueris alibi, vivito sicut ibi.(It’s Latin.Translation:if in Rome, live in the Roman manner; if you are elsewhere, live as they do elsewhere)—St. Ambrose
  • Γνῶθι σεαυτόν(It’s Greek.Translation:Know thyself)—inscribed in the pronaos (forecourt) of the Temple of Apollo at Delphi.

Original post: http://blog.josephjctang.com/2011-02/notes-of-languages/

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