- 2,005,678 including you!
Welcome to Manner of Speaking. If you're looking for informative and entertaining tips to improve your public speaking skills, you've come to the right place. Have a look around and enjoy your stay.
— John Zimmer
What are you looking for?
A recognized blog
Join me in Helsinki!
My TEDx Talk
Rhetoric – The Public Speaking Game
Public Speaking Checklist
Tag Archives: quotes
“Don’t ask what the world needs. Ask what makes you come alive, and go do it. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive.” — Howard Thurman
“Words mean more than what is set down on paper. It takes the human voice to infuse them with deeper meaning.” — Maya Angelou
“Political speeches are like steer horns: a point here, a point there and a lot of bull in between.” — Alfred E. Neuman
Of the 204 speeches that were delivered at the 2016 Republican and Democratic Conventions in the United States—71 by Republicans and 133 by Democrats—one has stood out. I refer to the speech by Khizr Khan, the father of a Muslim-American soldier who was killed in Iraq. … Continue reading