terça-feira, 27 de agosto de 2013

11 Untranslatable Words From Other Cultures | Ella Frances Sanders

The idea that words cannot always say everything has been written about extensively -- as Friedrich Nietzsche said, "Words are but symbols for the relations of things to one another and to us; nowhere do they touch upon the absolute truth."

11 Untranslatable Words From Other Cultures | Ella Frances Sanders

I would add "saudade" (Brazilian Portuguese) - a noun - the wistful sense of longing you feel when far from home, or separated from a loved one.