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Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 131) – John Cleese

“If I can get you to laugh with me, you like me better, which makes you more open to my ideas. And if I can persuade you to laugh at the particular point I make, by laughing at it, you … Continue reading

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Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 63)

“Once you get people laughing, they’re listening and you can tell them almost anything.” – Hebert Gardner

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The Lighter Side of Public Speaking

Swiss Minister cracks up in Parliament Continue reading

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Smile!

Victor Borge, the Danish comedian, conductor and pianist, once said that a smile is the shortest distance between two people. It’s a shame that people do not do it more often. And yet, as we grow older, we smile and … Continue reading

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