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Category Archives: Quotes for Public Speakers
“To announce that there must be no criticism of the President, or that we are to stand by the President, right or wrong, is not only unpatriotic and servile, but is morally treasonable to the American public.” — Theodore Roosevelt Advertisements
“To escape criticism: Do nothing, say nothing, be nothing.” — Elbert Hubbard
“Don’t use a five-dollar word when a fifty-cent word will do.” — Mark Twain
“Humans are completely incapable of reading and comprehending text on a screen and listening to a speaker at the same time. Therefore, lots of text (almost any text!), and long, complete sentences are bad, Bad, BAD.” — Garr Reynolds
“An emotional speaker always makes his audience feel with him, even when there is nothing in his arguments; which is why many speakers try to overwhelm their audience by mere noise.” — Aristotle