[lit-ideas] Re: E Mail and Schopenhauer's "The Art of Being Proved Right"

  • From: "Mike Geary" <atlas@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <lit-ideas@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sun, 16 May 2004 08:39:12 -0500

> But in English, it's NOT a verb.  I can't seem to come up with an
> equivalent English verb, only English nouns that can be used WITH
> English verbs that convey some of "schweigen."


Well, there are the imperative verb forms, "Silence!" and "Silent!"   To
which one responds by silenting or not, depending on how recalcitrant one
is.

Mike Geary
Memphis


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