Below you will find several speeches that I have analyzed, in whole or in part. To see a particular speech and read the analysis, just click the photograph of the relevant speaker.
The speeches have been arranged by speaker in alphabetical order. If you are looking for a particular speaker, you can jump to the relevant letter by clicking on it below.
Bruce Aylward – “How we’ll stop polio for good” – TED, March 2011
Mark Bezos - “A life lesson from a volunteer firefighter” – TED, March 2011
Shukla Bose - “Teaching one child at a time” – TED, November 2009
Kenneth Branagh - Henry V
Alberto Cairo – “There are no scraps of men” – TED, November 2011
George Clooney - Up in the Air
Matt Damon - Invictus
Phil Davison - Star Country Ohio Treasurer Nomination Speech – 8 September 2010
Clint Eastwood - It’s Halftime in America
Morgan Freeman - Invictus
Elizabeth Gilbert - “Nurturing creativity” – TED, February 2009
Philip K. Howard - “Four ways to fix a broken legal system” – TED, February 2010
Wolf Kahler - Band of Brothers
William Kamkwamba - “How I harnessed the wind” – TED, July 2009
Daniel Kraft - “A better way to harvest bone marrow” – TED, February 2009
Abraham Lincoln - The Gettysburg Address – 19 November 1863
Conan O’Brien - Dartmouth College Commencement Address - 12 June 2011
Al Pacino - Any Given Sunday
Daniel Pink - “The surprising science of motivation” – TED, July 2009
Sir Ken Robinson - “Schools kill creativity” – TED, February 2006
Ari Sandel - Oscar Acceptance Speech, 25 February 2007
Kathryn Schulz - “Being wrong” – TED, March 2011
Jake Shimabukuro - “Bohemian Rhapsody” – TED, February 2010
Will Smith - The Pursuit of Happyness
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