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. 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.

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Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 320) – Kurt Vonnegut

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“ — Kurt Vonnegut (For some great insights from Vonnegut that can help you become a better speaker, click here and here.). The post Quotes for Public Speakers (No. Quotes for Public Speakers Confidence Kurt Vonnegut Motivation public speaking“You are whatever you pretend to be.“ 320) – Kurt Vonnegut 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. 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. 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.

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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.

2019 164

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. 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. 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. 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.

2019 160

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.

2019 144

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.”

2018 141

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. 319) – Nancy Duarte

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The post Quotes for Public Speakers (No. Quotes for Public Speakers Nancy Duarte public speaking public speaking quotes quote simplicity“Research shows that people learn more effectively from multimedia messages when they’re stripped of extraneous words, graphics, animation and sounds.“ “ — Nancy Duarte. 319) – Nancy Duarte appeared first on Manner of Speaking.

2019 116

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. 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. 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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Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 317) – Richard Powers

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The post Quotes for Public Speakers (No. Quotes for Public Speakers public speaking public speaking quotes quotes Richard Powers Story storytelling“The best arguments in the world won’t change a person’s mind. The only thing that can do that is a good story.“ “ — Richard Powers Photo courtesy of www.richardpowers.net. 317) – Richard Powers appeared first on Manner of Speaking.

2019 116

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.

2019 141

Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 312) – Trevor Noah

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“We spend so much time … Continue reading → The post Quotes for Public Speakers (No. “I don’t regret anything I’ve ever done in life, any choice that I’ve made. But I’m consumed with regret for the things I didn’t do, the choices I didn’t make, the things I didn’t say.

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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. 322) – Thelonius Monk

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The post Quotes for Public Speakers (No. “A genius is the one most like himself.” ” — Thelonius Monk. 322) – Thelonius Monk appeared first on Manner of Speaking

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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. 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.

2019 140

Things that public speakers don’t need on stage

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When you deliver a speech or presentation, there are several things you do not need to bring on stage: – Your cell phone – Coins in your pocket – Keys in your pocket – Anything that can jingle in your … Continue reading → The post Things that public speakers don’t need on stage appeared first on Manner of Speaking. Delivery Preparation audience coins in the pocket jingle Presentation public speaking

2019 173

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. 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. 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. 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. 305) – Christopher Vogler

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” — … Continue reading → The post Quotes for Public Speakers (No. Quotes for Public Speakers Christopher Vogler public speaking public speaking quotes quotes“As the polarized nature of magnetic fields can be used to generate electrical energy, polarity in a story seems to be an engine that generates tension and movement in the characters and a stirring of emotions in the audience.”

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Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 302) – Martin Luther King Jr.

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” … Continue reading → The post Quotes for Public Speakers (No. Quotes for Public Speakers Martin Luther King public speaking public speaking quotes quote“A man dies when he refuses to stand up for that which is right. A man dies when he refuses to stand up for justice. A man dies when he refuses to take a stand for that which is true.” 302) – Martin Luther King Jr. appeared first on Manner of Speaking.

2019 135

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.

2018 174

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. 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.

2018 160

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. 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.

2018 171

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.

2017 189

Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 294) – Benjamin Franklin

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Quotes for Public Speakers Benjamin Franklin public speaking quotes quotes“Remember not only to say the right thing in the right place, but far more difficult still, to leave unsaid the wrong thing at the tempting moment.” — Benjamin Franklin.

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Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 282) – Seth Godin

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Quotes for Public Speakers Presentation public speaking Public Speaking Quotations quotes Seth Godin simplicity“If you can’t state your position in eight words, you don’t have a position.“ “ — Seth Godin.

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Quotes for Public Speakers (No. 308) – Simon Sinek

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Their ability to make us feel like we belong, to make us feel special, safe and not alone is part of what gives them the … Continue reading → The post Quotes for Public Speakers (No. “We are drawn to leaders and organizations that are good at communicating what they believe. 308) – Simon Sinek appeared first on Manner of Speaking

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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. 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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