Learning a new language is challenging, and sometimes even frustrating. There might be a thousand times that you want to give up.
If you are learning a new language, or preparing to start learning a new one, here are 10 inspiring quotes that will keep you motivated. Always remember: keep going and never give up!
Quote #1: "A special kind of beauty exists which is born in language, of language, and for language." - Gaston Bachelard
Quote #2: "Knowledge of languages is the doorway to wisdom." - Roger Bacon
Quote #3: “To learn a language is to have one more window from which to look at the world.” - Chinese Proverb
Quote #4: “Language is the road map of a culture. It tells you where its people come from and where they are going.” - Rita Mae Brown
Quote #5: "If you talk to a man in a language he understands, that goes to his head. If you talk to him in his own language, that goes to his heart." - Nelson Mandela
Quote #6: "Learn a new language and get a new soul." - Czech Proverb
Quote #7: "One language sets you in a corridor for life. Two languages open every door along the way." - Frank Smith
Quote #8: "Learning another language is not only learning different words for the same things, but learning another way to think about things." - Flora Lewis
Quote #9: “Do you know what a foreign accent is? A sign of bravery - Amy Chua
Quote #10: "you can never understand one language until you understand at least two." - Geoffrey Willians
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