Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 105) – Oscar Wilde

Oscar Wilde (1854 – 1900) Irish Writer

“Just as the orator marks his good things by a dramatic pause, or by raising or lowering his voice, or by gesture, so the writer marks his epigrams with italics, setting the little gem, so to speak, like a jeweller.”

— Oscar Wilde


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3 Responses to Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 105) – Oscar Wilde

  1. Keith Davis says:

    Morning, John.
    Oscar Wilde seems to be all over Twitter this morning.
    Lovely quote.

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