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Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 226) – Susan B. Anthony

“Forget conventionalisms; forget what the world thinks of you stepping out of your place. Think your best thoughts, speak your best words, work your best works, looking to your own conscience for approval. … Cautious, careful people, always casting about to … Continue reading

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Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 224) – Anaïs Nin

“Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one’s courage.” — Anaïs Nin

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A Lesson from David Bowie’s Final Album

Participation is a fundamental aspect of my workshops with corporations and organizations. If you are going to attend my workshops, you are going to speak.  Often. There is no escape. I also get people to participate in the lectures that … Continue reading

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Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 183) – Winston Churchill

“Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak; courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen.” — Sir Winston Churchill

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