Quotes by Max Weinreich

A language is a dialect with an army and a navy.

Max Weinreich

Other Great Authors


Who so loves believes the impossible.

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

The more corrupt the state, the more numerous the laws.

Tacitus

If it seems a childish thing to do, do it in remembrance that you are a child.

Frederick Buechner

Contrary to popular belief, the most dangerous animal is not the lion or tiger or even the elephant. The most dangerous animal is a shark riding on an elephant, just trampling and eating everything they see.

Jack Handey Deep Thoughts

It isn't that they can't see the solution. It's that they can't see the problem.

Gilbert Keith Chesterton

We shall never learn to feel and respect our real calling and destiny, unless we have taught ourselves to consider everything as moonshine, compared with the education of the heart.

Sir Walter Scott »

I'm not a real movie star. I've still got the same wife I started out with twenty-eight years ago.

Will Rogers »

So, throughout life, our worst weaknesses and meannesses are usually committed for the sake of the people whom we most despise.

Charles Dickens, Great Expectations »