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)
She had a great game tonight. She had a good bounce to her, running up and down the court, defending as well. She was assertive and looked good until the fall.
Poets, like whores, are only hated by each other
(March 28, 1640 - January 01, 1716)
For fools rush in where angels fear to tread