Famous quote by Edward Sapir

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It is quite an illusion to imagine that one adjusts to reality essentially without the use of language and that language
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"It is quite an illusion to imagine that one adjusts to reality essentially without the use of language and that language is merely an incidental means of solving specific problems of communication or reflection"

- Edward Sapir

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This quote by Edward Sapir suggests that language is an integral part of our capability to adjust to reality. He implies that language is not just a tool for interaction or reflection, but is essential for us to make sense of the world around us. Language is an effective tool that permits us to express our ideas and feelings, and to understand the thoughts and feelings of others. It is a way for us to understand the world and to connect with it. Without language, we would be not able to understand the world and to adapt to reality. Language is a basic part of our capability to understand and connect with the world around us.

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USA Flag This quote is written / told by Edward Sapir between January 26, 1884 and February 4, 1939. He/she was a famous Scientist from USA. The author also have 30 other quotes.

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