What has been said about the greek language and the greek culture.

 
Will Durant

Will Durant (American historian and philosopher, professor of Columbia University

 

Many people of the academic or the political world have had the chance to express their opinion about the greek language drawing our attention to its importance but also to the necessity of learning it. More specifically:

Will Durant (American historian and philosopher, professor of Columbia University has said “Our alphabet has derived from Greece through Kimi(?) and Rome. Our language is full of greek words. Our Science has formed an international language through greek terms. Our grammar and rhetoric even the punctuation and use of paragraphs are greek inventions.The different kinds of litterature are greek such as the lyric, the ode,the idyll, the novel, the treatise, the greeting speech, the biography, the history as well as the concept of vision which is the most important of all.And almost all these words are greek”.

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