Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 333) – Barack Obama

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The post Quotes for Public Speakers (No. Quotes for Public Speakers Barack Obama Communication public speaking quotesBarack Obama – 44th President of the United States. “It’s

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Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 332) – Stephanie Hughes

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The post Quotes for Public Speakers (No. Quotes for Public Speakers presence public speaking public speaking quotes quotes Stephanie HughesBritish Journalist and Communications Expert. “I

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Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 313) – Voltaire

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The post Quotes for Public Speakers (No. Quotes for Public Speakers public speaking public speaking quotes quotes Voltaire“The secret of being boring is to say everything.” ” — Voltaire. 313) – Voltaire appeared first on Manner of Speaking.

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Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 310) – Epictetus

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The post Quotes for Public Speakers (No. Quotes for Public Speakers Epictetus Motivation public speaking public speaking quotes quotes“If you want to improve, be content to be thought foolish and stupid.” — Epictetus. 310) – Epictetus appeared first on Manner of Speaking.

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Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 314) – J. K. Rowling

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The post Quotes for Public Speakers (No. Quotes for Public Speakers J.K. Rowling public speaking public speaking quotes quotes“There’s always room for a story that can transport people to another place.” ” — J. Rowling Photo courtesy of S.macken6. 314) – J. Rowling appeared first on Manner of Speaking.

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Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 326) – Anne Morrow Lindbergh

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The post Quotes for Public Speakers (No. Quotes for Public Speakers Anne Morrow Lindbergh Communication Personal development public speaking self-development“Good communication is just as stimulating as black coffee, and just as hard to sleep after.” ” — Anne Morrow Lindbergh. 326) – Anne Morrow Lindbergh appeared first on Manner of Speaking.

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Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 327) – Kobe Bryant

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The post Quotes for Public Speakers (No. Quotes for Public Speakers challenges Kobe Bryant public speaking quote self-development“Everything negative—pressure, challenges—is all an opportunity for me to rise.” ” — Kobe Bryant Photo courtesy of Keith Allison. 327) – Kobe Bryant appeared first on Manner of Speaking.

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Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 323) – Pelé

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The post Quotes for Public Speakers (No. Quotes for Public Speakers Pelé practice public speaking quotes“Everything is practice.” — Pelé Photo courtesy of John Mathew Smith & www.celebrity-photos.com. 323) – Pelé appeared first on Manner of Speaking.

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5 Books for Public Speakers

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I am one of the co-founders of Presentation Guru, a digital magazine for public speaking professionals. ——— Today, there are hundreds of books about … Continue reading → Book Review Presentation Guru books Presentation public speakingThis post is part of a series designed to share the great content on Presentation Guru with the Manner of Speaking community.

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Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 304) – Keanu Reeves

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The post Quotes for Public Speakers (No. Quotes for Public Speakers focus Keanu Reeves public speaking quotes quote“The simple act of paying attention can take you a long way.” ” — Keanu Reeves Photo courtesy of Marybel Le Pape. 304) – Keanu Reeves appeared first on Manner of Speaking.

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Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 307) – Tyrion Lannister

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The post Quotes for Public Speakers (No. Quotes for Public Speakers Game of Thrones public speaking public speaking quotes quote Tyrion Lannister“When you tear out a man’s tongue, you are not proving him a liar; you’re only telling the world that you fear what he might say.” — Tyrion Lannister, Game of Thrones. 307) – Tyrion Lannister appeared first on Manner of Speaking.

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Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 330) – David Gerrold

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The post Quotes for Public Speakers (No. Quotes for Public Speakers communication skills David Gerrold public speaking public speaking quotesDavid Gerrold – American Science Fiction Screenwriter and Novelist. “The single most important lesson of effective communication is this: Focus on clarity. Concentrate on precisions. Don’t worry about constructing beautiful sentences. Beauty comes from meaning, not language.

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Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 298) – Charles de Gaulle

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Quotes for Public Speakers Charles de Gaulle pauses public speaking Public Speaking Quotations quotes silence“Silence is the ultimate weapon of power.” ” — Charles de Gaulle.

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Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 258) – Sophocles

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Quotes for Public Speakers public speaking public speaking quotes quotes Sophocles“Much speech is one thing, well-timed speech is another.” — Sophocles Photo courtesy of shakko.

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Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 331) – Peter Drucker

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The post Quotes for Public Speakers (No. Quotes for Public Speakers Peter Drucker public speakingPeter Drucker (1909 – 2005) Austrian-born American Management Consultant and Author. The most important thing in communication is to hear what isn’t being said.”. Peter Drucker. Photo courtesy of The Drucker Institute, Claremont Graduate University. 331) – Peter Drucker appeared first on Manner of speaking.

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Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 329) – James Baldwin

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The post Quotes for Public Speakers (No. Motivation Quotes for Public Speakers Authenticity James Baldwin Public Speaking Quotations quotesJames Baldwin (1924 – 1987) American Novelist, Poet and Activist. You have to decide who you are and force the world to deal with you, not with its idea of you.”. James Baldwin. Photo courtesy of Allan Warren. 329) – James Baldwin appeared first on Manner of speaking.

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Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 324) – Richard Wagamese

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Words are less important, less effective … Continue reading → The post Quotes for Public Speakers (No. Quotes for Public Speakers public speaking public speaking quotes quotes Richard Wagamese“There is such a powerful eloquence in silence. True genius is knowing when to say nothing, to allow the experience, the moment itself, to carry the message, to say what needs to be said.

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Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 297) – Seneca

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” — Seneca Photo courtesy of Jean-Pol Grandmont / … Continue reading → Quotes for Public Speakers public speaking Public Speaking Quotations quotes Seneca“I judge you unfortunate because you have never lived through misfortune. You have passed through life without an opponent. No one can ever know what you are capable of, not even you.”

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Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 306) – Theodore Roosevelt

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The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena, … Continue reading → The post Quotes for Public Speakers (No. Quotes for Public Speakers man in the arena public speaking quotes Teddy Roosevelt“It is not the critic who counts; not the man who points out how the strong man stumbles, or where the doer of deeds could have done them better.

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Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 300) – “A Star is Born”

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300 for public speakers. But time and again, … Continue reading → Quotes for Public Speakers A Star is Born Bradley Cooper Lady Gaga public speaking Public Speaking Quotations quotesQuote No. Hard to believe. When I began this series back in 2009 with Quote No. 1, I wasn’t sure that I would find enough quotes to keep it running for long.

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Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 245) – Aristotle

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“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.” Quotes for Public Speakers Aristotle Emotion public speaking public speaking quotes rhetoric

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Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 321) – Plato

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The post Quotes for Public Speakers (No. Quotes for Public Speakers Plato public speaking public speaking quotes quotes rhetoric“Rhetoric is the art of ruling the minds of men.” — Plato Photo courtesy of Marie-Lan Nguyen / Wikimedia Commons. 321) – Plato appeared first on Manner of Speaking.

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Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 290) – Hamilton

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When you got skin in the game, you stay in the game But you don’t get a win unless you play in the game … God help and forgive me I wanna build Something that’s gonna Outlive me … I … Continue reading → Quotes for Public Speakers Hamilton public speaking public speaking quotes quotes The Room Where It Happens

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Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 309) – Pablo Picasso

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The post Quotes for Public Speakers (No. Quotes for Public Speakers Pablo Picasso public speaking quotes quote“Learn the rules like a pro, so you can break them like an artist.” ” — Pablo Picasso. 309) – Pablo Picasso appeared first on Manner of Speaking.

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Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 301) – Jimi Hendrix

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The post Quotes for Public Speakers (No. Quotes for Public Speakers Jimi Hendrix public speaking quotes“Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens.” ” — Jimi Hendrix Photo attributed to Scanpix. 301) – Jimi Hendrix appeared first on Manner of Speaking.

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Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 318) – Ronald Reagan

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“I learned [during my time as a radio broadcaster] the fundamental rule of public speaking. Just use normal … Continue reading → The post Quotes for Public Speakers (No. Quotes for Public Speakers public speaking public speaking quotes quotes Ronald ReaganWhether on the radio, on television or to a live crowd, talk to your audience, not over their heads or through them.

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Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 280) – Tim Ferriss

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“I agree with Warren Buffett that public speaking is one of the best investments you can make. … When you take the ability to communicate messages effectively to groups of people and layer it on top of almost anything else, … Continue reading → Motivation Quotes for Public Speakers public speaking public speaking quotes quotes Tim Ferriss

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Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 21) – Miguel de Cervantes

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The post Quotes for Public Speakers (No. Motivation Quotes for Public Speakers Demosthenes Public Speaking Quotations quotes“A speech that is good, if brief, is good twice over.” — Miguel de Cervantes. 21) – Miguel de Cervantes appeared first on Manner of Speaking.

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Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 260) – Madeleine Albright

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Quotes for Public Speakers Madeleine Albright public speaking public speaking quotes quotes“It took me quite a long time to develop a voice and now that I have it, I am not going to be silent.” — Madeleine Albright.

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Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 275) – Mies van der Rohe

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Motivation Quotes for Public Speakers Mies van der Rohe public speaking public speaking quotes quotes simplicity“Less is more.” — Mies van der Rohe Photo courtesy of Mies van der Rohe Society.

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Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 255) – Mark Brown

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Quotes for Public Speakers Mark Brown public speaking public speaking quotes quotes Stories storytelling“Our stories are the key to connecting. They don’t have to be sensational; they just have to be sincere.” — Mark Brown.

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Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 311) – Simone Weil

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The post Quotes for Public Speakers (No. Quotes for Public Speakers public speaking public speaking quotes quotations quotes Simone Weil“Attention is the rarest and purest form of generosity.” — Simone Weil. 311) – Simone Weil appeared first on Manner of Speaking.

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Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 288) – Salvador Dalí

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Motivation Quotes for Public Speakers public speaking public speaking quotes quotes Salvador Dalí“Have no fear of perfection. You’ll never reach it.” — Salvador Dalí.

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Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 257) – Dorothy Parker

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I like a good speaker, and I appreciate an intelligent audience.” — Dorothy Parker. Quotes for Public Speakers Dorothy Parker public speaking public speaking quotes quotes“Of course I talk to myself.

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Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 276) – Emma Bannister

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Preparation Presentation Guru Quotes for Public Speakers Emma Bannister public speaking public speaking quotes quotes“Invest the time and energy into planning a powerful presentation and your audience will invest their time and energy in you.” ” — Emma Bannister.

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Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 303) – John Maynard Keynes

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The post Quotes for Public Speakers (No. Quotes for Public Speakers John Maynard Keynes public speaking public speaking quotes quotes“Words ought to be a little wild for they are the assaults of thought on the unthinking.” ” — John Maynard Keynes. 303) – John Maynard Keynes appeared first on Manner of Speaking.

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Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 293) – Hillary Clinton

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“If you’re not comfortable with public speaking—and nobody starts out comfortable—you have to learn how to be comfortable. Get some close friends or family members to help evaluate you, or somebody at … Continue reading → Quotes for Public Speakers Hillary Clinton practice public speaking Public Speaking Quotations quotes

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Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 247) – Mark Twain

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Quotes for Public Speakers Humour language Mark Twain public speaking quotes quotes Samuel Clemens“Don’t use a five-dollar word when a fifty-cent word will do.” — Mark Twain.

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Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 281) – Scott Berkun

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I’ve lectured to empty seats, and a bored janitor, in New York … Continue reading → Quotes for Public Speakers public speaking Public Speaking Quotations quotes Scott Berkun“In hundreds of lectures around the world, I’ve done most of the scary, tragic, embarrassing things that terrify people. I’ve been heckled by drunken crowds in a Boston bar.

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Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 315) – Ernest Hemingway

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The post Quotes for Public Speakers (No. Quotes for Public Speakers Ernest Hemingway listening public speaking quotes quotes“I like to listen. I have learned a great deal from listening carefully. Most people never listen.” ” — Ernest Hemingway. 315) – Ernest Hemingway appeared first on Manner of Speaking.

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Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 284) – Anthony Bourdain

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Quotes for Public Speakers Anthony Bourdain public speaking Public Speaking Quotations quotes“Practicing your craft in expert fashion is noble, honorable and satisfying.” ” — Anthony Bourdain Photo courtesy of Peabody Awards.

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Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 269) – Robert Kennedy

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Few will have the greatness to bend history itself, but each of us can work to … Continue reading → Humour Quotes for Public Speakers public speaking public speaking quotes quotes Robert Kennedy“‘Give me a place to stand,’ said Archimedes, ‘and I will move the world.’ ’ These men moved the world, and so can we all.

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Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 316) – Seth Godin

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The post Quotes for Public Speakers (No. Quotes for Public Speakers marketing public speaking quotes Seth Godin“The idea of marketing is this: Do you have a story that’s worth telling? Are there people who need to hear it and who want to hear it? And is it true? That’s marketing.“ “ — Seth Godin. 316) – Seth Godin appeared first on Manner of Speaking.

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