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Quotation by J.L. Austin
A sentence is made up of words, a statement is made in words.... Statements are made, words or sentences are used.
J.L. (John Langshaw) Austin (1911–1960), British philosopher. "Truth," Proceedings of the Aristotelian Society, vol. xxiv (1950). Philosophical Papers, p. 120, Oxford University Press, second edition (1970).
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