Language Lens

A blog about life, discovery and culture through the lens of language and linguistics.

Language of the heart

If you talk to a man in a language he understands, that goes to his head. If you talk to him in his language, that goes to his heart. ~Nelson Mandela

Heart Mandela

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2 thoughts on “Language of the heart

  1. Lovely! it reminded me of a Rumi quote – “if words come out of the heart, they will enter the heart, but if they come from the tongue, they will not pass beyond the ears”

    all the very best to you!

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