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A speech should not just be a sharing of information, but a sharing of yourself.
Speakers and Speaking
Ralph Archbold

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Speech of yourself ought to be seldom and well chosen.
Speech
Francis Bacon

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Experience is a private, and a very largely speechless affair.
Experience
James Baldwin

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A kiss is a lovely trick designed by nature to stop speech when words become superfluous.
Kisses and Kissing
Ingrid Bergman

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Speak when you are angry and you will make the best speech you will ever regret.
Anger
Ambrose Bierce

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Better pointed bullets than pointed speeches.
Speech
Otto Von Bismarck

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I never expect to lose. Even when I'm the underdog, I still prepare a victory speech.
Attitude
H. Jackson Brown Jr.

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Silence is as deep as eternity, speech a shallow as time.
Silence
Thomas Carlyle

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Song is the heroics of speech.
Music
Thomas Carlyle

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Speech is human, silence is divine, yet also brutish and dead: therefore we must learn both arts.
Speech
Thomas Carlyle

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Speech is of time, silence is of eternity.
Silence
Thomas Carlyle

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Speech is the gift of all, but the thought of few.
Speech
Cato The Elder

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Brevity is the best recommendation of speech, whether in a senator or an orator.
Brevity
Marcus T. Cicero

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Speech and silence. We feel safer with a madman who talks than with one who cannot open his mouth.
Speech
E. M. Cioran

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The superior man is modest in his speech but exceeds in his actions.
Action
Confucius

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Let thy speech be better than silence, or be silent.
Speech
Dionysius of Halicarnassus

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What this country needs is more free speech worth listening to.
Speech
Hansell B. Duckett

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Laughter is, after speech, the chief thing that holds society together.
Laughter
Max Eastman

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There is nothing more wonderful than freedom of speech.
Freedom
Ilya G. Ehrenburg

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Wisdom is knowing when to speak your mind and when to mind your speech.
Wisdom
Evangel

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The adjective is the banana peel of the parts of speech.
Vocabulary
Clifton Fadiman

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As perfume to the flower, so is kindness to speech.
Kindness
Katherine Francke

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No one ever complains about a speech being too short!
Presentation
Ira Hayes

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Understanding is nothing else than conception caused by speech.
Understanding
Thomas Hobbes

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Persuasive speech, and more persuasive sighs, Silence that spoke and eloquence of eyes.
Speakers and Speaking
Homer

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Research is what I'm doing when I don't know what I'm doing.
[ Research ] Wernher Von Braun