David Crystal Quotes

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Born: July 6, 1941, Lisburn, Northern Ireland, UK
Birth Country: UK
Occupation: Author

1.
Academics don't normally manage to alter people's way of thinking through their strength of argument.
- David Crystal

2.
As I get older and I get a few more years experience I become more like Dad, you know, King Lear.
- David Crystal

3.
Ever since the arrival of printing - thought to be the invention of the devil because it would put false opinions into people's minds - people have been arguing that new technology would have disastrous consequences for language.
- David Crystal

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