86 Total Quotes

Speakers And Speaking Quotes

Oscar Wilde
Lots of people act well, but few people talk well. This shows that talking is the more difficult of the two.
Oscar Wilde
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It is terrible to speak well and be wrong.
Sophocles Sophocles
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Lucius Annaeus Seneca
When I think over what I have said, I envy dumb people.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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I know you will guess all I leave unsaid.
Comte Mirabeau
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Adlai Stevenson has a genius for saying the right thing, at the right time, to the wrong people.
Joe Lewis
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Alphonse De Lamartine,
The people only understand what they can feel; the only orators that can affect them are those who move them.
Alphonse De Lamartine,
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Norman Vincent Peale
Be interesting, be enthusiastic... and don't talk to much.
Norman Vincent Peale
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Two great talkers will not travel far together.
George Borrow
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Marcus Tullius Cicero
A good orator is pointed and impassioned.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
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Ralph Waldo Emerson
Condense some daily experience into a glowing symbol and an audience is electrified.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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Benjamin Franklin
Half wits talk much, but say little.
Benjamin Franklin
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He spoke out of turn. He spoke when he wasn't supposed to speak. ... He said what he said. He's going to have to deal with it now.
Joey Porter
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Mark Twain
If you have nothing to say, say nothing.
Mark Twain
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A good speaker makes a good liar.
German Proverb
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Jane Austen
I cannot speak well enough to be unintelligible
Jane Austen
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We have to speak up now,
Elvis Costello
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He who knows little knows enough if he knows how to hold is tongue.
Italian Proverb
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Winston Churchill
Opening amenities are often opening inanities.
Winston Churchill
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Our public men are speaking every day on something, but they ain't saying anything.
Will Rogers
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You don't need to speak Thai to survive.
Sebastian Bellomo
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It's upsetting for me. I can't speak for everyone else, but I know it's upsetting for me.
David McFarren
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William Hazlitt
We talk little when we do not talk about ourselves.
William Hazlitt
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A man who has the courage of his platitudes is always a successful man. The instructed man is ashamed to pronounce in an orphic manner what everybody knows, and because he is silent people think he is making fun of them. They like a man who expresses their own superficial thoughts in a manner that appears to be profound. This enables them to feel that they are themselves profound.
Van Brooks
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I never let my subject get in the way of what I want to talk about.
Mark Hansen
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Grasp the subject, the words will follow.
Cato Elder
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Time stood still, so to speak,
Chuck Long
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For me, the story is now over. I don't want to speak about it any more,
Arsene Wenger
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Speak when you are spoken to.
Proverb Proverb
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Marcus Tullius Cicero
Great is our admiration of the orator who speaks with fluency and discretion.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
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Mark Twain
There is nothing in the world like a persuasive speech to fuddle the mental apparatus.
Mark Twain
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