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The connection between the signifier and the signified is arbitrary. Ferdinand De Saussure
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Written forms obscure our view of language. They are not so much a garment as a disguise. Ferdinand De Saussure
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Without language, thought is a vague, uncharted nebula. Ferdinand De Saussure
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Speech has both an individual and a social side, and we cannot conceive of one without the other. Ferdinand De Saussure
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Psychologically our thought-apart from its expression in words-is only a shapeless and indistinct mass. Ferdinand De Saussure
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Everyone, left to his own devices, forms an idea about what goes on in language which is very far from the truth. Ferdinand De Saussure
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Whitney wanted to eradicate the idea that in the case of a language we are dealing with a natural faculty; in fact, social institutions stand opposed to natural institutions. Ferdinand De Saussure
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A linguistic system is a series of differences of sound combined with a series of differences of ideas. Ferdinand De Saussure
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A language presupposes that all the individual users possess the organs. Ferdinand De Saussure
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Nearly all institutions, it might be said, are based on signs, but these signs do not directly evoke things. Ferdinand De Saussure
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Henceforth, language studies were no longer directed merely towards correcting grammar. Ferdinand De Saussure
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A science that studies the life of signs within society is conceivable; it would be a part of social psychology and consequently of general psychology; I shall call it semiology (from Greek semeion 'sign'). Ferdinand De Saussure
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Language furnishes the best proof that a law accepted by a community is a thing that is tolerated and not a rule to which all freely consent. Ferdinand De Saussure
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Time changes all things; there is no reason why language should escape this universal law Ferdinand De Saussure
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Any psychology of sign systems will be part of social psychology - that is to say, will be exclusively social; it will involve the same psychology as is applicable in the case of languages. Ferdinand De Saussure
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The first of these phases is that of grammar, invented by the Greeks and carried on unchanged by the French. It never had any philosophical view of a language as such. Ferdinand De Saussure
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It is useful to the historian, among others, to be able to see the commonest forms of different phenomena, whether phonetic, morphological or other, and how language lives, carries on and changes over time. Ferdinand De Saussure
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It is one of the aims of linguistics to define itself, to recognise what belongs within its domain. In those cases where it relies upon psychology, it will do so indirectly, remaining independent. Ferdinand De Saussure
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The critical principle demanded an examination, for instance, of the contribution of different periods, thus to some extent embarking on historical linguistics. Ferdinand De Saussure
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Linguistics will have to recognise laws operating universally in language, and in a strictly rational manner, separating general phenomena from those restricted to one branch of languages or another. Ferdinand De Saussure
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