Benjamin Whorf Quotes

Top 4 wise famous quotes and sayings by Benjamin Whorf

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Benjamin Whorf quotes: Language is not simply a reporting device for experience but a defining framework for it. Language is not simply a reporting device for experience but a defining framework for it.
Benjamin Whorf quotes: Too long has the public mind considered religion to be synonymous with priestcraft. Too long has the public mind considered religion to be synonymous with priestcraft.
Benjamin Whorf quotes: Most metaphysical words in Hopi are verbs, not nouns as in European languages. Most metaphysical words in Hopi are verbs, not nouns as in European languages.
Benjamin Whorf quotes: We dissect nature along lines laid down by our native language. We dissect nature along lines laid down by our native language.