"To climb a tree to catch a fish is talking much and doing nothing."
Submitted by Quonation
"A closed mouth catches no flies."
"A good speaker makes a good liar."
"Once you get people laughing, they're listening and you can tell them almost anything."
"It is delivery that makes the orators success."
"I do not speak of what I cannot praise."
"Little said is soon amended. There is always time to add a word, never to withdraw one."
"He rose without a friend and sat down without an enemy."
"I never let my subject get in the way of what I want to talk about."
"We talk little when we do not talk about ourselves."
"Better never begin than never make an end."
"Talk is cheap, except when Congress does it."
"Persuasive speech, and more persuasive sighs, Silence that spoke and eloquence of eyes."
"Be ever on your guard what you say of anybody and to whom."
"Every time you have to speak, you are auditioning for leadership."
"Most speakers speak ten minutes too long."
"To speak and to speak well, are two things. A fool may talk, but a wise man speaks."
"If it requires great tact to speak to the purpose, it requires no less to know when to be silent."
"Passions are the only orators to always convinces us."
"The trouble with talking too fast is you may say something you haven't thought of yet."
Page: 1 ... 955 956 957 958 959 ... 1887
Find quonation on:
Copyright © 2013, Quonation