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Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 15) – Dale Carnegie

“There are always three speeches for every one you actually gave. The one you practiced, the one you gave, and the one you wish you gave.” — Dale Carnegie Advertisements

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Analysis of a speech by Sir Ken Robinson

It’s time for another TED Talk, and this one by Sir Ken Robinson is one of my favourites. Robinson is an internationally recognized leader in education, innovation, creativity and human resources. His latest book is entitled The Element. As Robinson states: … Continue reading

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Speaking in English

The German Chancellor, Otto von Bismarck (1815 – 1898), once said that the most significant aspect of the 20th century would be the fact that in North America, people speak English.  Bismarck was prescient.  Over the past 100 years or … Continue reading

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Good reading, good speaking

I receive a great newsletter called Spiritual Wealth.  Its motto comes from social reformer Henry Ward Beecher: “No man can tell whether he is rich or poor by turning to his ledger.  It is the heart that makes a man rich.  He is rich according to … Continue reading

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