quotes tagged with 'talk'

Discretion is being able to raise your eyebrow instead of your voice.

Author: Anonymous, Source: UnknownSaved by ImaWriterIII in voice talk discretion anonymous EDS eyebrow 9 years ago[save this] [permalink]

People who think by the inch and talk by the yard deserve to be kicked by the foot.

Author: Anonymous, Source: UnknownSaved by ImaWriterIII in talk kick anonymous foot inch yard bigmouth 9 years ago[save this] [permalink]

Great minds discuss ideas; Average minds discuss events; Small minds discuss people.

Author: Eleanor Roosevelt, Source: http://radar.oreilly.com/2009/01/edge-what-will-change-everyth...Saved by richardkmiller in ideas discussion talk thinking 11 years ago[save this] [permalink]
Better than a thousand hollow words, is one word that brings peace.
Author: Buddha, Source: unknownSaved by Doc in peace talk pacifism rhetoric 13 years ago[save this] [permalink]
"Great literature is simply language charged with meaning to the utmost possible degree" (Ezra Pound). Accordingly, any words that donít contribute meaning to a passage dilute its power. Less is always better. Always.
Author: John Wesley, Source: http://www.pickthebrain.com/blog/george-orwells-5-rules-for-ef...Saved by cboyack in book write literature speech language talk word sentence author 13 years ago[save this] [permalink]
A speech is a solemn responsibility. The man who makes a bad thirty-minute speech to two hundred people wastes only a half hour of his time. But he wastes one hundred hours of the audience's time - more than four days - which should be a hanging offense.
Author: Jenkin Lloyd Jones, Source: UnknownSaved by cboyack in productivity speech time talk 13 years ago[save this] [permalink]

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