Life can be a misunderstanding if we are ignorant of the right language or don't try to learn it. « If lions could speak, we would not understand them, » says Ludwig Wittgenstein. If we make an effort, however, we could manage to understand.
Since a studious Frenchman Jean-François Champollion took an interest in deciphering and understanding the Egyptian hieroglyphs, a world of ignorance and misunderstanding could be cleared up. So did the German Eduard Seler, who revealed the spirit of the pre-Columbians.
Life is damned to be a misunderstanding; if we only see it as we think it is, and not as it is in reality. Life will be a sequence of misapprehensions if we experience it with our own quirky wording, our own constricted view and not with the language of others.
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Life Quotes and Paintings of Erik Pevernagie, Belgian painterSpiritual
Life Quotes and Paintings Of Erik Pevernagie, Belgian Painter, Life Quotes illustrated with the Artist's Pictures. "A piece of art comes to life when we can feel, it is breathing when it talks to us and starts raising questions. It may dispel biased...