Write to be understood, speak to be heard, read to grow...
Lawrence Clark Powell
Speech is power: speech is to persuade, to convert, to compel
Ralph Waldo Emerson
(May 25, 1803 - April 27, 1882)
According to most studies, people's number one fear is public speaking. Number two is death. Death is number two. Does that sound right? This means to the average person, if you go to a funeral, you're better off in the casket than doing the eulogy.
(April 29, 1954 - )
People demand freedom of speech as a compensation for the freedom of thought which they seldom use.
(May 05, 1813 - November 11, 1855)
Speak when you are angry - and you'll make the best speech you'll ever regret.
Dr. Laurence J. Peter
(September 16, 1919 - January 12, 1990)
You can melt down all the medals and cups I have and they wouldn't be a plating on the 24-carat friendship I felt for Long at that moment.
(September 12, 1913 - March 28, 1980)
I think it was made at the right time.
Look at me, with my pretty bracelet and tiara... I'm a f****n' princess!