Language is always in a
state of flux.
Common usage of words shows adaptation. Over time
"Man is a being who lives in society therefore a
language is required which makes it
possible to be always passing from what is known to what is yet to be
There must be a language whose symbols - which cannot be
infinite in number - are extensible to
an infinity of things.
This tendency of the symbol to transfer itself from one object to
another is characteristic of human language." - Henri Bergson
have cautioned against believing all adaptations to be perfect, or all traits
to be optimal, as human mental abilities are the results of adaptation to
The enormous periods of time during which our
ancestors were foragers and hunter-gatherers are likely to have been formative
for our species.
To regard each
human mind as a blank
slate that is informed by learning only
after its birth has been found
inadequate to explain the
development of human
Genetic pre-programming by
natural selection endows us with
Those in possession of such abilities, even in a more
primitive form, had a clear survival
advantage over those that did not: linguistic ability is adaptive." -
Corruption of original conceptual language images
inevitably occurs because of the adaption, modification and evolution of
Many times a language gains richness and depth as it
Other times a
language is entirely changed, the word symbols morph, as is the case when
introduced in 1984.
slovenliness of language makes it easier for us to have
objective, categorical, effective, virtual, basic, primary, promote,
constitute, exhibit, exploit, utilize, eliminate, liquidate - dress up a simple
statement and give an air of scientific impartiality to biased
epoch-making, epic, historic, unforgettable, triumphant, age-old, inevitable,
inexorable, veritable, are used to dignify the sordid process of international
Writing that aims at glorifying war usually takes on an archaic
color, its characteristic words being: realm,
chariot, mailed fist,
buckler, banner, jackboot, clarion.
Foreign words and expressions such as cul de sac,
ancien regime, deus ex
machina, mutatis mutandis, status quo,
gleichschaltung, weltanschauung, are used to
give an air of culture and
Bad writers, and especially
sociological writers, are
nearly always haunted by the notion that Latin or Greek words are grander than
Saxon ones, and unnecessary words like expedite,
subaqueous, and hundreds of others constantly gain ground from their
Meaningless magical words abound
It is normal to come across long passages which are almost
completely lacking in meaning.
fascism has now no meaning
except in so far as it signifies "something not desirable."
reality, justice have each of them several different
meanings which cannot be reconciled with one another.
It is almost universally felt that when we call a country
democratic we are praising it: consequently the defenders of every
kind of regime claim that it is a democracy.
Words of this kind are often used in
a consciously dishonest way.
That is, the person who uses them has his own private definition, but
allows his hearer to think he means something quite
Statements like Marshal Pétain was a true patriot; the
Soviet press is the freest on Earth;
the Catholic Church is
opposed to persecution, are almost always
made with intent to deceive.
Other words used in variable meanings, in most
cases more or less dishonestly, are: class, totalitarian,
Orthodoxy, of whatever color, seems to
demand a lifeless, imitative style.
The great enemy of clear language is
When there is a gap between one's real and one's
declared aims, one turns as it were instinctively to long words and
exhausted idioms, like a cuttlefish
spurting out ink.
In our age there is no such thing as "keeping out of politics."
issues are political issues, and politics itself is a mass of lies, evasions,
folly, hatred, and
One ought to recognize that the present political
chaos is connected with the decay of
language, and that one can probably bring about some improvement by
starting at the verbal end.
Political language - and with variations
this is true of all political parties, from
Anarchists - is
designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an
appearance of solidity to pure wind.
One cannot change this
all in a moment,
but one can at least change one's
own habits, and from time to time one can even, if one jeers loudly enough,
send some worn-out and useless phrase - some jackboot, Achilles' heel, hotbed,
veritable inferno, or
other lump of verbal
refuse - into the dustbin, where it belongs." -
"Our daily language, and,
in most cases, our so-called scientific language together with its logic,
originated mostly in a pre-scientific epoch and are largely elementalistic and
absolutistic; which must hamper successful reasoning and solutions." - Alfred
In the beginning there were no words only
Grunts, groans and moans of the human
Original Language is locked deep inside each of us, ready to
reemerge whenever we shed the inhibitions of our social culture.
The vocalizations of passionate sexual
abandon are nothing other than the Original Language remembered.
These utterances are
vectors of a communication far more honest and intimate than any semantic
Intensely emotional experiences elicit
utterances of the Original Language - spontaneous vocalizations of
the cooing noises we used at infants to
placate the giants.
create primal reverberations in the body and psyche - "Tada!" "Yahoo!" "Wow!" "Amen!" "Ahh" "Oooh" "Yippee-ki-yay!" - words in which the
sound is the meaning.
Sanskrit words and phrases often have
an emotional resonance.
Words like "Om," "Ah," "Ram" and others are considered
not to denote or represent the
Divine, but to actually be aspects of the Divine.
In Native American languages a mysterious identity between sound and
Names and nouns are an intrinsic and inseparable aspect
of the being named: to name a Being, or any aspect
or function of Creation, actualizes that Reality.
has strong taboos against speaking aloud dark possibilities, lest it bring them
In America, we still
knock on wood.
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