Language learning quotes: Top 10 simple language quotes

Language learning quotes: Top 10 simple language quotes

If you are looking for inspiration to learn a language, these language learning quotes are completely perfect for you.

 

“Language acquisition proceeds best when the acquirer is “open” to the input, not “on the defensive”; not anxious about performance.” Stephen Krashen

 

“We should learn languages because language is the only thing worth knowing even poorly.” Kató Lomb

 

“You can never understand one language until you understand at least two.” Geoffrey Willans

 

“The tongue is the only tool that gets sharper with use.” Washington Irving

 

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“Those who know nothing of foreign languages know nothing of their own.” Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

 

“Never make fun of someone who speaks broken English. It means they know another language.” H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

 

“To have another language is to possess a second soul.” Charlemagne

 

“A language is not just a body of vocabulary or a set of grammatical rules. Every language is an oldgrowth forest of the mind.” Wade Davis

 

“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.” Ralph Waldo Emerson

 

“The only normal way to begin speaking in a new language is to begin speaking badly!” Greg and Angela Thomson

This list of language learning quotes is not comprehensive. More quotations on education, in general, and language learning, in particular, will be added to these inspirational language learning quotes.

Here is a short list of some of the best short quotes