Quotation Explorer - 'Translation'

Remember that writing is translation, and the opus to be translated is yourself. - E.B. White
For what is liberty but the unhampered translation of will into act? - Dante Alighieri
Love and translation look alike in their grammar. To love someone implies transforming their words into ours. Making an effort to understand the other person and, inevitably, to misinterpret them. To construct a precarious language together. - Andrés Neuman
The Yorubas have a saying, here, my translation in English--a poor fool is a bigger fool rich. In other words, money only allows and enables you to be more of who you are. My bigger translation? You don't jump essence, you jump environs! - Dew Platt
Poetry is what gets lost in translation. - Robert Frost
silence is the language of god, all else is poor translation. - Jalaluddin Rumi
Life is a series of events and sensations. Everything else is interpretation. Much is lost in translation and added in assumption / projection - Rasheed Ogunlaru
Music does not need language of words for it has movements of dance to do its translation. - Shah Asad Rizvi
Why don't these translation books just include general phrases that could be applied in a variety of situations like, "Say nothing unless it's in English"? - Joe Cawley
If the dream is a translation of waking life, waking life is also a translation of the dream. - René Magritte
Translation software is not making translators obsolete. Has medical diagnostic software made doctors obsolete? - Nataly Kelly
Sometimes words are just a crude translation of love. - Saleem Sharma
The original language of Christianity is translation. - Lamin Sanneh
Translation is the art of failure. - Umberto Eco
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