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Ambrose Bierce
Belladonna: In Italian a beautiful lady; in English a deadly poison. A striking example of the essential identity of the two tongues.

Ambrose Bierce
Slang is the speech of him who robs the literary garbage carts on their way to the dumps.

Anton Chekhov
One can prove or refute anything at all with words. Soon people will perfect language technology to such an extent that they’ll be proving with mathematical precision that twice two is seven.

Anton Chekhov
To describe drunkenness for the colorful vocabulary is rather cynical. There is nothing easier than to capitalize on drunkards.

Anton Chekhov
Without a knowledge of languages you feel as if you don’t have a passport.

Charlie Chaplin
Words are cheap. The biggest thing you can say is 'elephant'

Charlotte Bronte Quote - Silence is of different kinds, and breathes different meanings. - PurpleQuotes.com.
Charlotte Bronte
Silence is of different kinds, and breathes different meanings.

Dale Carnegie Quote - Names are the sweetest and most important sound in any language. - PurpleQuotes.com.
Dale Carnegie
Names are the sweetest and most important sound in any language.

Dave Barry
I took an estimated two thousand years of high school French, and when I finally got to France, I discovered that I didn't know one single phrase that was actually useful in a real-life French situation.

Dave Barry
The best way to learn Japanese is to be born as a Japanese baby, in Japan, raised by a Japanese family.

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