"It usually takes more than three weeks to prepare a good impromptu speech."
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"I've decided to discontinue my long talks. It's because of my throat. Someone threatened to cut it."
"Speech is an arrangement of notes that will never be played again."
"A long tongue shortens life."
"I have often regretted my speech, never my silence."
"If you don't want to read it, see it or hear it, don't say it."
"A witty saying proves nothing."
"Speech is human nature itself, with none of the artificiality of written language."
"There are remarks that sow and remarks that reap."
"Speed, it seems to me, provides the one genuinely modern pleasure."
"The sword conquered for a while, but the spirit conquers for ever!"
"Don't you believe that there is in man a deep so profound as to be hidden even to him in whom it is?"
"Sages speak of the immutable Tree of Life, with its tape root above and its branches below."
"Not by might, or power, but by my spirit, says the Lord."
"You cannot travel on the path until you become the path itself."
"He is not the same, nor is he another."
"The spiritual is the parent of the practical."
"Unconsciousness is one of the most important conditions of good style in speaking and writing."
"A good speaker is a good listener who hears what lesser speakers fail to."
"Talk to a woman as if you loved her, and to a man as if he bored you."
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