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Tattoo Ideas: Words & Phrases II

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Written by: Jaclyn Popola

To me there is nothing more beautiful than the written word personified, inked permanently onto one's skin as a necessary wound that is not meant to heal. Images are lovely as well, a properly done tattoo can evoke feelings of remembrance and inspiration. But there is something about tattoos of words, quotes, verses, lyrics and phrases that captivates me time and time again. And there is something unique about the individuals who decide to ink such words onto their skin, something noble in believing in a sentence so strongly that you are compelled to emblazon it across your chest. Presently on my back I have two sets of words: "i only want now" on the lower portion and "wake your dreams" at the nape of my neck. I have this idea that I will cover the entire expanse of skin from shoulders to hip bones with a collage of words; different fonts, different sizes, different meanings. I have read so many books and identified with so many quotes, I don't know how I'll pick just a few but I am compelled to immortalize great works on my mortal frame. I think it was the ancient Buddhist monks who practiced the art of tattooing, and believed it was necessary to have a scar in this life that would be carried with you, and would prepare you, for the next. It was called a "beautiful wound."

It is very popular these days to get tattoos written in a language that is not your native tongue. Be very careful in these situations that the words you are getting translate correctly into the meaning you chose. Start out with an online translator like babelfish.altavista.com. Once the site produces the translation, double check it's validity with a reputable source. A family member who speaks the language, a regional chat room, or a professor who teaches the language in question are all possibilities. To be safe, make sure that at least two separate sources confirm the accuracy of the translation before going ahead and getting it tattooed. I have a Polish quote that wraps around my upper arm, and one time I was at the Wendy's drive-thru and the cashier was a Polish girl who noticed my tattoo and leaned in closer to read it. I was terrified as she read it aloud, wondering, "Oh my God, what if it's wrong? What if it doesn't mean what I wanted it to mean?!" Luckily, my translation was correct, and she understood it's meaning. But imagine how embarrassing it would be if you got a tattoo and then years later a stranger is the one to inform you that the meaning marked permanently into your skin actually makes no sense at all.

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Comments

TamTamRamirez on July 03, 2018:

"I fell in love with Jesus

because He loved me

when I couldn't

even love myself"

"May I never forget that on my best day

I still need GOD as desperately as I did on my worst day"

"To my children...If I had to

choose between loving you

and breathing...I would use

my last breath to tell you...

I Love You"

"One of the happiest moments ever

is when you find the courage to

let go of what you can't change"

"Anyone can hold a grudge, but

it takes a person with character

to forgive...when you forgive, you

release yourself from a painful burden

and ready to let it go"

"since there is only one of me, does

that make me endangered or a limited edition"

"Charming people are all around you...

you know deep down inside which ones

are trustworthy and which ones are not"

"I woke up today with a whole new sense of

peace...My life is more complete then ever

and I thank God for it"

"Forgiving another is handing your

pain and anger over to God...

Don't hold onto it, let go of it,

let God sort it out"

"Every refuge has it's price"

"Faith makes life possible.

Hope makes life workable.

Love makes life beautiful."

TamTamRamirez on July 03, 2018:

Every day is a holiday, every meal is a feast

Stela on July 24, 2013:

For the most part yes. However, and this is not a rule or law just a respect thing, if you have a otttao artist spend the time and effort on drawing a piece for you, usually you should get that otttao from that artist. It's sort of like an unwritten law kinda thing. Unless you completely hate the design and work in which case I would wonder why you went to that artist in the first place. Anyways, the point is NO they should not charge you to draw it but if you get the otttao they should do it.

Poonam on July 23, 2013:

More precisely, looks like a fixed gear tatoo, dteipse being labeled a single speed tattoo. Nitpicky, I know. Still, if you have problems getting that gear on correctly, this tat'll fix that problem, eh?

exterior best doors on November 01, 2012:

Hello, how’s it going? Just shared this post with a colleague, we had a good laugh. http://www.exterior-bestdoors.com/

Sandra on February 08, 2012:

I want to do something for my grandmother. She raised me and she ment the world to me! She had a big fascination with angels ad always called me her angel. I wanted to do something like, "She Watches Over Me." Or "You're My Angel Now." with the date that she died under it. It'll be on my upper right back. What do you think?

Sonya on February 04, 2012:

I just found this site n love it! I am getting my 8th tattoo in the morning and have a few I can't decide on! Something to do with loving life or true love on French! I have a Tattoo across my foot that says Love bears all things bc it does love has to bear happiness sadness sickness Death n life in general! I thought it was perfect bc I have been remarried for 8 years but still in love with my ex husband which is what the 8th one will stand for!

Laura on January 10, 2012:

Hi, i want to get a tattoo of 'never look back' but i don't know where to put it.. i already have tattoos on my back and i don't want to get it on my wrist or foot.. anyone got any ideas? Thanks in advance!

caitlyn on January 09, 2012:

hi i have an idea for a tattoo but no clue where to put it and i'm in the airforce so it can't be shown to much. the tattoo saying is I've seen better days, So says the mirror,It could be much worse, But the call is close Tomorrow's my reason for today to let go,If I can get through this I can get through that If you cut me wide open I can cut you some slack If you come when I'm leaving I might never be back I know it's not easy Just a matter of fact.

any ideas on placements would be helpful

Lynzy88 on January 09, 2012:

Hi Everyone,

I am getting a tattoo soon of a dandelion with the pollen floating away in the wind. I want to get some words to go between the pollen but struggling to find anything I like. Dandelions stand for survival, they illustrate the journey of letting the past go and starting something new.

Anyone got any ideas of inspirational sayings that fit this description, I will be eternally grateful :)

penaura on January 05, 2012:

hi, i want to have a phrase tattoo for my mom who just passed away.. any suggestions please, =)

KIM on January 03, 2012:

I am planning on getting tattoo on my back around top at the end of this month,

I was thinking of making two sentences, it's sin prisa pero sin pausa spanish, saying not in hurry nor stop, but in the progress. I would like to ask if anyone suggest the second sentence referring to responsibility or opportunity Thx fellas

dajana on December 27, 2011:

I have tattoo :"I have a strong will to love

you for eternity".

Rebecca on December 12, 2011:

I am still confused and undecided on what tattoo I should write, I want one that is a short sentence, thinking about tattooing it under my chest. I want it to be something about my mother, but however don't want to give the satisfaction to all the people who see it at the beach to know who I am talking about. I want it to be for myself and just to show how much I respect my mother, and to show her my love, and thank her for always being there in my life. I was thinking about quoting ' Never will I leave you, never will I forsake you ' .. but still don't know. any ideas? thanks in advance!!

chels on November 29, 2011:

hey i have a few tattoos, in my opinion the top of my back was the sorest. i got quite a large script there and it did hurt. i also have one starting from my ribs which extends down and around my thigh, yes it was sore but bearable id do it again. wrist is not sore but does sting, bottom of back was not sore, neither was neck or my ear. i think it depends on persons thresholds though, they're defently worth it if its what you want.

mom' on November 28, 2011:

Wrists- Perfectly imperfect

concreteangel on November 26, 2011:

hey everyone, for anybody looking for inspiration then here is a list of tattoos that either I have or my friends have:

"so take my hand and we'll walk where angels fear to tread"

"perfect lullaby"

"my imperfections complete me"

"I was trying to fly but I couldn't find wings, then you came along and you changed everything"

"lost in your eyes"

"I cross my heart and hope for you tonight"

"let the rain wash away my mistakes"

"The soul would have no rainbow if the eyes had no tears"

"daydreams and fairytales"

"I'll catch a falling star for you"

Samantha on November 15, 2011:

Hi,

im a mother and ended up turning my life around as soon as i had found out 3 years ago.

i am getting the phrase

"Heart of a Mother; Soul of a Fighter"

inked somewhere along my shoulder/s

im not sure how though???

or if there would be a better place.

please any ideas?

(along my sides are unavailable due to stretchmarks =[ )

someone on November 15, 2011:

what kind of font is the girl in the 4th picture with the tattoo on her side??

a.l on November 13, 2011:

Honey, J'aime mieux never look back :)

italian boiii on November 10, 2011:

i want a tattoo that says speed now die later in italian ..???

Honey on November 10, 2011:

Hey,

Sorry I'm french and i'm about to get a tattoo.

but i'm still thinking about - "Never Mind" or "Never Look Back". And i'm wondering if we can says "never mind" just like this for a tattoo. If that means something ?

Honey on November 10, 2011:

Hey,

Sorry I'm french and i'm about to get a tattoo.

but i'm still thinking about - "Never Mind" or "Never Look Back". And i'm wondering if we can says "never mind" just like this for a tattoo. If that means something ?

JC on November 04, 2011:

yoo

need a good idea for a tattoo, im thinking of getting a powerful saying about life, love and peace but don't have a clue what to gett,, help please xx

(''') (-.-) (''')

Jesi on October 31, 2011:

I have a tattoo on the outside edge of my left foot that says "While I breathe, I hope." In Latin its "Dum spiro, spero." I also want another one that says, "Even on a cloudy day, I'll keep my eyes fixed on the sun." I'm not sure where yet, but I just love the feeling that both of these statements give me. I hope that these quotes may give others as much hope and happiness as they give me.

neogr on October 28, 2011:

i would like to get a phoenix on my upper arm and a saying (live your life as its the last )got any ideas need some cant find anything

mickyn on October 23, 2011:

for taylorr , my friend got a good one about his mum , lengthy , but good , it reads : the most beautiful woman i ever kissed , was another mans wife... my mother ! sums it up pretty well i think .

I'VE recently started studying after 20 years away frm school n am going to get " knowledge is power " in bold across the top of my chest. PEACE.

Taylorr on October 20, 2011:

i want a tattoo, but im not sure what to get yet. i know i want a quote about my mum, i think im gonna get "mother is god in the eyes of her child" but i dunno?, ideas..

Nani on October 17, 2011:

Hello, awesome page! I've wanted to have a tattoo with a quote for a long long time, and I've been trying to figure out a perfect quote but I just don't know.. I want it to have a story behind that reminds me of the fact that without my friends my depression would have killed me.. But I don't want the text to be too long.. Any ideas?

Payton Morse on October 11, 2011:

I have a lot of scars on my arms and ribs. And I'm ready to cover that part of my life up. And I want to get a tattoo that will remind me that I can keep going. I was kinda thinking of something like a pair of dramatic eyes (the Pair on the left) With a quote. http://www.google.com/imgres?q=Watercolor+eyes&amp...//www.polyvore.com/watercolor_eyes/thing%3Fid%3D9350890&docid=8tDfnbMer5cwxM&w=300&h=300&ei=EreUTtmWOYqlsAKZwNXvAQ&zoom=1&iact=hc&vpx=575&vpy=295&dur=210&hovh=225&hovw=225&tx=54&ty=246&page=5&tbnh=124&tbnw=122&start=65&ndsp=16&ved=1t:429,r:9,s:65

This would go on the left side of my ribs. Any tips/ideas would be great! :)

Banyj on October 08, 2011:

Hey. Theere is tatto i love so much but the owner is my favorite idol so i don't wanna be a copycat. Here's the picture:

http://26.media.tumblr.com/tumblr_lf9mf4FUUX1qb8ao...

It says ( in latin ) : cavpe siem,quam minimum cresula postero.

Eng: “Take a hold of today. And only believe in the word ‘tomorrow’ in the smallest way you can“.

Can you change the words of tatoo but you won't change the meaning. I know it's hard but it'll mean a world to me. Thank you !

Abbie on September 24, 2011:

I was thinking about getting two tattoo's. The first saying "Beauty is in the eye of the beholder." on my lower back and the second saying "Embrace your imperfections and be perfect." I'd like some advice on where to get the second quote though. Thanks!

Camtheman18 on August 30, 2011:

Never surrender

Mike creed on August 28, 2011:

Hello, I'm 18 and I want 2 tattoos on my inner biceps. I want 2-3 words that are inspirational and motivational. There are so many quotes that I have but I can't pick 2. I want these words in Gaelic to because I'm Irish. I was wondering if you could help.

Thanks.

RB. on August 03, 2011:

Nita , that's mean "tranforme tes blessures en sagesse"

I like it very much !

Brenda on July 09, 2011:

I want the word "hope" like to always hold on to, believe in...I want it in hebrew, but its a bit hard to find the accurate translation do to so many meanings etc. Do you know a site that has a way I can look up english to hebrew translations? I'm hoping to get it soon.

kellster on July 05, 2011:

I LOVE "GOD GIVES THE HEAVIEST BURDEN TO THOSE WHO CAN CARRY THE WEIGHT "

:) :)

rachel on July 01, 2011:

I have 2 tattoo's that are sayings. one is "break the rules" on my collar bone, the other is a line from a johnny cash song "Because your mine i walk the line" across my wrists. Im now thinking of getting "just living is not enough"

Roohi on June 30, 2011:

Hey I was wondering if you know of any good quotes about Family?

I love my parents and sister more than anything in the world and I've been searching for a good quote, any sugestions?

Thanks!

Devon Wright on June 16, 2011:

I love this hub! I have been tryng to figure out what I wanted to do for my side piece for quite awhile now. I happened to stumble across this page today in the midst of looking for different ideas, and it hit me. You had said something about the words "beautiful wound". It was perfect! I had been looking for a storng word to use, and that phrase fit so perfectly with any tattoo. I cant wait to have my piece done now. Hopefully i can send you a picture when it is finally finished, but I just wanted to say thank you so much. I couldn't have asked for anything better!

pulleyn22 on May 02, 2011:

 

I’m looking to get my second tattoo done my first one is '' nosce te ipsum'' know thyself. I would like a slightly longer one for my second I’m into meaningful quotes I have a few ideas which are.

Dream as if you'll live forever, live as if you'll die today.”

Nobody can go back and start a new beginning, but anyone can start today and make a new ending.”

One day your life will flash before your eyes. Make sure it’s worth watching.”

Firstly could someone translate these into Latin for me I have tried the online translators but some part of me doesn’t trust them lol.

Also I would really appreciate more ideas obviously from the above quotes you can sort of see the kind of quotes I’m looking for.

Thankyou.

 

nita on April 29, 2011:

Camille I actually need two sentences translated into french

Turn your wounds into wisdom

wonder, is a garden among the flames

sorry it got posted before I could add my email address spartacus_nita@hotmail.com

nita on April 29, 2011:

Camille I actually need two sentences translated into french

Turn your wounds into wisdom

wonder, is a garden among the flames

camille on April 23, 2011:

hi everybody. for those who wants something in French, I can translate sentences for you, cause I'm a French-nature speaking. I've always speak French but I became trilingual in the last two years ;) I want to get a tattoo, saying something like: heaps up hearts down, what goes up must come down or keep or rockin'... I really down know what, Does anybody have an idea??? I want it to be short & sweet. Thank you!!

Classical Turns on April 07, 2011:

Dear all,

It is clear that many of you are interested in obtainingnew English to Latin translations for tattoos. Please be aware, as I have said earlier, that almost all of the answers provided on this page are incorrect, often spectacularly so. Unless you have many years' experience in the Latin language, professional advice is strongly desired if you are seeking a tattoo, which is not the sort of bodily decoration that can be changed with ease!

With this said, I may should add that, for the benefit of those who have visited this page and desire expert help with something as serious and permanent as a Latin tattoo, the online service Classical Turns has introduced its own page to help with the thorny task of translation English into the appropriate Latin (or Ancient Greek) phrase for a tattoo. An expert academic service, including advice about authentic and appropriate fonts and layout, is available. Information about pronunciation can also be given on request. Classical Turns would be happy to help with all the translations offered above: no request in English is too difficult to be rendered into Latin. Just visit http://www.classicalturns.com and click on 'Latin Tattoo Translator' on the left menu.

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David

LoLy on March 29, 2011:

Hi...

i got a tattoo its 3 butterflies represent my mom sis nd i...

but i wanted to write something about it... but i have no idea... can u guys help me ?!

Hass on March 02, 2011:

Hi peoples... Ive been thinking of getting a tattoo for a while now but still haven't manage to find a quote i like... I lost 2 brothers several years ago and wanna get there names and dates plus a quote, any ideas??? i wanna get it on my ribs so if it is a longer quote im ok with it... if you could e-mail mohammed.h.akbar@hotmail.co.uk

i would really appreciate this... thanks

rufio2.0 on February 20, 2011:

would someone help me translate "greatness lies not in being strong but the right using of strength" into the correct and proper way to say it in polish? I'm trying to get this as a tat and I want to have the correct translation

rufio2.0 on February 20, 2011:

would someone help me translate "greatness lies not in being strong but the right using of strength" into the correct and proper way to say it in polish? I'm trying to get this as a tat and I want to have the correct translation

stephanie on February 15, 2011:

im getting a the incubus lyrics "but lately i've been finding that when i drive myself my light is found, whatever tomorrow brings ill be there, with open arms and open eyes"

i have no idea where i want it i was thinking my upper inner arm, or the top of my thigh.

any suggestions?

monica on February 14, 2011:

Hii everyone, my name is monica and i am 16 years old. I really want a tattoo on my ribs partly under my bust area qoinq horizontal. My parents are okay with me qettinq one but i don't want to until i am 100% sure its the one i want. im thinkinq a quote about life or family? somethinq deep that when you read it you have to think and say "wow", please let me know if anyone has any ideas for me (: thank you so much everyone!--email me @ monica111394@yahoo.com (:

Java on February 10, 2011:

There is nothing so ugly as ALL of these pictures. You cannot improve upon perfection.

staciii on February 06, 2011:

is there a website that you can go on and type in a word and it brings it up in different fonts?

alexa on February 05, 2011:

what FONT is the 4th picture down? the one that says "for those i love, i will sacrifice" PLEASE HELP?

Malgosia on February 01, 2011:

Hi there, I'm Polish and I'm really curious what your quote says that you have on your arm... What did you have written?

J on January 31, 2011:

I really liked the last one, do you know what that font is? X

Polish Girl on January 17, 2011:

Hi, I'm from Poland so if somebody want to get tattoo in polish language, I can translate :)Hovewer, I'm going to get wrist tattoo but in english language. Why people always want somenthing different as they have? It's crazy.. isn't it?:)

hollyho on January 13, 2011:

im thinking of gettin a tattoo on my foot and i want a quote that represents life, needs to be short! any ideas?

Josh on January 07, 2011:

I lost my hairless rabbit thumper a few days ago.

I would like to get his portrait done on my chest.

Has anyone ever had portraits done of someone or whatever that they loved???

Leon on January 06, 2011:

Hello guys i really need help i want to get this tattoo phrase in either hebrew or arabic can someone send me a picture of how it would look . please email is - leesoowavy@aim.com

"Live today like you'll die tomorrow"

"for those i love i will sacrifice"

alex on January 04, 2011:

what's the font of the eight tattoo

Jeyulo on January 03, 2011:

@ Leah. Listen to your mom its not a bright idea to get your boyfriends name tattoed at your breast. Name tattoos are regretful

never.say.die on December 30, 2010:

Can anyone help me translate "never say die" to Latin, Greek,Hebrew???

ilan18 on December 21, 2010:

Yhe tattoo that the guy in the first pictur has says "don't think twice"..

I'm thinking of getting a small phrase tattooed right over or on my collorbone, or running down my neck to the back of my shoulder... any ideas??

Leah on December 18, 2010:

I'm 15 and I want to get my boyfriends name Nigel on my right breast but my mom is fighting me on this. I want to cross over to Niagara Falls Canada and get it.

Any suggestions on how to get my mom to stop being so difficult. My boyfriend and I are in love and want to be together forever.

Ninaa on December 15, 2010:

i want a saying that is short but yet meaningful..on my hip.

its has to be short so its easy to hide...ideas anyone?

i like quotes about life :)

bobo on December 14, 2010:

Hey im a guy and i want to get a phrase that's positive on my forearm but a short quote. Any ideas?

lycia on December 08, 2010:

is there any hub about tattoos in french? thanks

Jill on December 07, 2010:

What font is used on the 3RD PICTURE???? :)

Patrick on December 05, 2010:

I§m thinking about "EVERLAST" or "Never believe no one"

Mermaid on November 29, 2010:

Court, YOu should TOTALLY get that tattoo. But get it exactly as you have it written. :"wa gose around comes around"

court on November 26, 2010:

hey i want pinks tattoo wa gose around comes around

Jeyulo on November 19, 2010:

Hey. I was planning to get another tattoo, I already have an Angel lady holding a Baby angel on her arms. I was planning to put a phrase below it. "Only God knows why". What you think guys?

nOne Of yaa buiisness && uhh nOo on November 17, 2010:

Hey Hubby :) MISS YOU ! THANKS AGAIN BABEE !

b on November 15, 2010:

hey... does anyone know the latin translation for "love me for who i am"

eliza on November 14, 2010:

ii think that all of your suggestions are great! I know I'm like the 20th person to ask this but I am in love with the 4th pictures font so if anyone figures it out feel free to let me know :D I have suffered from deptression as well and have been diagnosed with ocd, adhd, depression, and bipolar disorder and was sent to the hospital a couple years ago for a suicide attempt. So ever since I got out of the hospital I've wanted a tattoo. So PLEASE let me know if you have any suggestions! Thankyou :)

Anotherperra on November 11, 2010:

Only the strong survive

caro on November 10, 2010:

i'm a little unsure on the wording for my next tattoo... To the boy who stole my heart.... Or For the boy who stole my heart... Or even For the one who stole my heart? Love this link too :) x

adreamer on November 08, 2010:

Hi!

I would like to have my third tattoo, a text tattoo, on Italian. I would like it to be on my ankle or in my arm or something, though that can be later considered.

First I thought that the text in that tattoo would refer to my boyfriend. I have been with him since 2007, when we were just 15 years old. He is my first love and I'm his.

Then I realized I could have a text, a phrase that refers to my panic disorder. I have a panic disorder, I have had it all my life and it is always there. I have also suffered from depression a year ago. Those are a big part of my life and I can't get rid of them even if I wanted. I have had to get used to them which is sometimes frustrating for example if the panic attack will strike at night. My boyfriend has also helped me struggling with that. It wouldn't mind me if we broke up and I still had the tattoo which would apply to him. He has changed my life from worse to better and I am forever grateful to him. We have also grown upp together and he has had such an influence to me.

The disorder, depression and my dear boyfriend has made me that person who I am now and that's why I would like to have something tattooed regarding to them. I would like to have some nice phrase, not a very long but not a single word either. And with an Italian spelling, or Latin, I'm not sure just yet.

I would be grateful to you if you guys helped me with this. Thanks!

(ps. Sorry for my typing mistakes, I'm still studying English)

Ivan on November 02, 2010:

Hey i need something in french that's inspirational can somebody help wit just a single word??

Dawn Kratzer on October 25, 2010:

Hi i am looking to getting the quote - "pain is weakness leaving the body' on the inside of my upper arm .. are there any pictures out there with that quote so i can see what it looks like ?

blacknights@gmail.com

marilyn on October 24, 2010:

also thinking of maybe "noone knows" representing all the secret struggles ive gotten through. in latin maybe?

marilyn on October 24, 2010:

im 17 and am getting a tattoo sooon. im thinking of:

vivre et aimer (live and love in french)

remember to breathe..which would mean a lot, its also a dashboard confessional song.

i lovee lindsay lohans tattoo tht says breathe on her wrist itd be like a great little inspiration for me but i dnt think i want something she has...

i also was thinking about getting a butterfly with the eye of horus in the wing symbolizing protection from all evil.

i was trying to think of a good qoute about all the bad things ive gotten through i life so far..and how ive got so many secrets.

HELP? ideas or suggestions would be soo appreciated. write me here orr email me at marilynxalicia@aol.com

thanks

ana_25 on October 22, 2010:

i'm gettin tattoo on my arm saying "I'll do my dreaming with my eyes wide open, and I'll do my looking back with my eyes closed"

do u think it's good one? xxx

sam on October 22, 2010:

im a single dad with two beautiful little girls and want to get phrase tattooed on my chest (from shoulder to shoulder) any ideas?

h on October 20, 2010:

hi, does anyone know what font is that in the fourth photo down??

himanshu on October 03, 2010:

"for those i love i will sacrifice" m gonna get this tattoo very soon....thankx a lot you...

stewy on September 29, 2010:

hey..

i wanna get a tattoo for my dad. who past away when i was 8.

any sugestion???

prefered short quotes :)

Great Tattoos on September 28, 2010:

Your tattoos are great, check out my website !

http://www.greattattoos.net/

danny on September 20, 2010:

all great suggestions guys, im looking to get a line about living life to the fullest, seizing the day etc. that first font is awesome... do you guys think it is stupid to get a language that doesn't have much meaning to you??

polka dolka xx on September 18, 2010:

hey all, im really hoping some one can help me with translating my first and upcomming tattoo into polish...."My heart still aches in sadness and secret tears still flow.

What it meant to lose you, no one will ever know".ive typed it into all the translator things and i keep getting the same thing but im not 100% sure if it sounds right.. i speak fluent polish but cant figure this one out... hellllppppppp......xxx oh ye and wat is the font for that rib pick (4th one down)i love it...

polka dolka xx on September 18, 2010:

hey all, im really hoping some one can help me with translating my first and upcomming tattoo into polish...."My heart still aches in sadness and secret tears still flow.

What it meant to lose you, no one will ever know".ive typed it into all the translator things and i keep getting the same thing but im not 100% sure if it sounds right.. i speak fluent polish but cant figure this one out... hellllppppppp......xxx

holly xx on September 17, 2010:

Dream as if you'll live forever Live as if you'll die today. maybe down my back in hebrew ? any ideas..

i have had a hard life any quots not to long though thanks you ? xx

holly xx on September 17, 2010:

Dream as if you'll live forever Live as if you'll die today. maybe down my back in hebrew ? any ideas..

i have had a hard life any quots not to long though thanks you ? xx

Ava on September 17, 2010:

I want a tatoo in polish because i love my polish heritage. any ideas? a word that looks pretty and meaningful lol

avadrzazgowski@hotmail.co.uk

Sarah-du-13 on September 16, 2010:

Hi, i'm french and I want a tatoo who say "believe in love" in chinese symbole, someone know a site or something who see a tatoo like that?

Liv on September 12, 2010:

Can you please tell me the font in the 4th picture down.

'for those i love, i will sacrifice'

Kay on September 10, 2010:

heyy i planning on getting a tattoo on the side of my foot in turkish i was wondering if anyone knows any good translator sites as the google translator wont translate properly

you can contact me on kirstie2k8@live.co.uk

Mike on September 08, 2010:

any one know the font of the first tattoo goin down the guys ribs

Rens on September 07, 2010:

Hi, I've been thinking of taking a tattoo for like 4 months now, and i found the text i was going to put.

First i decided to put it on my underarm, starting on the right one (on the side) and halfway switch to the left one (also on the side) so if I put them together they make a sentence,

The text would be;

'God Would Not Put Me Through ----

What He Can't Take Me Through'

But I'm afraid that people, such as for a job interview will reject me for my tattoo, so i've been doubting a lot, and working with long sleeves in the summer isn't great either.. I hope somebody could give me a solution since it's quite a big text.