Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 214) – Epictetus

Epictetus on listening being more important than speaking

Epictetus (55 – 135) Greek Stoic Philosopher

“We have two ears and one mouth so that we can listen twice as much as we speak.”

— Epictetus


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5 Responses to Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 214) – Epictetus

  1. angelaconil says:

    Love today’s manner of speaking…John…have a great 2016

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