“And while literature is hailed as England’s most important national resource, greater than the entire Empire of India, it is also spoken of as one of the worst possible ways to make a living.” -Thomas Carlyle
Here’s one man’s list of 117 most beautiful words in the English language. I’m not so sure about Becoming, Brood, Comely, among many others. But who am I to say what’s beautiful? In the end, however, I’m sure we can all agree that English is far more beautiful than German.