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#1. Speech is the best show a man puts on. - Author: Benjamin Lee Whorf
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#2. The very natural tendency to use terms derived from traditional grammar like verb, noun, adjective, passive voice, in describing languages outside of Indo-European is fraught with grave possibilities of misunderstanding. - Author: Benjamin Lee Whorf
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#3. We cut nature up, organize it into concepts, and ascribe significances as we do, largely because we are parties to an agreement to organize it in this way - an agreement that holds through our speech community and is codified in the patterns of our language. - Author: Benjamin Lee Whorf
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#4. A change in language can transform our appreciation of the cosmos. - Author: Benjamin Lee Whorf
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#5. Language shapes the way we think, and determines what we can think about. - Author: Benjamin Lee Whorf
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