Quotations that match 'speech'.

If the freedom of speech is taken away then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter. George Washington
[ Away Dumb Freedom Led May Sheep Silent Slaughter Speech Taken Then]
Everybody favours free speech in the slack moments when no axes are being ground. Heywood Broun
[ Axes Being Everybody Favours Free Ground Moments Slack Speech]
In days when the public safety is imminently threatened, and the fate of a nation may hang upon a single act, we owe frank speech, above all other men, to him who is highest in authority. I shall speak to you as man to man. Robert Dale Owen
[ Above Act Authority Days Fate Frank Hang Highest Him Man May Men Nation Other Owe Public Safety Shall Single Speak Speech Threatened Upon]
Speech happens to not be his language. Madame de Stael
[ Happens His Language Speech]
When I read great literature, great drama, speeches, or sermons, I feel that the human mind has not achieved anything greater than the ability to share feelings and thoughts through language. James Earl Jones
[ Ability Achieved Anything Drama Feel Feelings Great Greater Human Language Literature Mind Read Sermons Share Speeches Than Thoughts Through]
The only place you see a free market is in the speeches of politicians. Dwayne Andreas
[ Free Market Only Place Politicians See Speeches]
No woman can be handsome by the force of features alone, any more that she can be witty by only the help of speech. Kin Hubbard
[ Alone Any Features Force Handsome Help More Only She Speech Witty Woman]
In all sincere speech there is power, not necessarily great power, but as much as the speaker is capable of. George Henry Lewes
[ Capable Great Much Necessarily Power Sincere Speaker Speech]
The riot isn't seen in the movie, but it is alluded to. He has this one speech that gives a great sense of texture and paints a picture of what was happening in Harlem then. Debbie Allen
[ Alluded Gives Great Happening Harlem Movie Paints Picture Riot Seen Sense Speech Texture Then]
Speech is civilization itself. Thomas Mann
[ Civilization Itself Speech]
So the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund is out there preserving and fighting for, and sometimes winning and sometimes losing, the fight for First Amendment rights in comics and, more generally, for freedom of speech. Neil Gaiman
[ Amendment Book Comic Comics Defense Fight Fighting First Freedom Fund Generally Legal Losing More Out Preserving Rights Sometimes Speech Winning]
Both free speech rights and property rights belong legally to individuals, but their real function is social, to benefit vast numbers of people who do not themselves exercise these rights. Thomas Sowell
[ Belong Benefit Both Exercise Free Function Individuals Legally Numbers Property Real Rights Social Speech Their Themselves These Vast]
I would hope to inspire in my listeners a feeling of freedom - of speech, thought and political activity. John Hall
[ Activity Feeling Freedom Hope Inspire Listeners Political Speech Thought Would]
What we have is two important values in conflict: freedom of speech and our desire for healthy campaigns in a healthy democracy. You can't have both. Dick Gephardt
[ Both Campaigns Conflict Democracy Desire Freedom Healthy Important Our Speech Two Values]
I will be brief. Not nearly so brief as Salvador Dali, who gave the world's shortest speech. He said I will be so brief I have already finished, and he sat down. Gene Fowler
[ Already Brief Dali Down Finished Gave Nearly Said Salvador Sat Shortest Speech Will World]
My point is there's a hidden Scotland in anyone who speaks the Northern Ireland speech. It's a terrific complicating factor, not just in Northern Ireland, but Ireland generally. Seamus Heaney
[ Anyone Factor Generally Hidden Ireland Just Northern Point Scotland Speaks Speech Terrific]
A state that suppresses all freedom of speech, and which by imposing the most terrible punishments, treats each and every attempt at criticism, however morally justified, and every suggestion for improvement as plotting to high treason, is a state that breaks an unwritten law. Kurt Huber
[ Attempt Breaks Criticism Each Every Freedom High However Imposing Improvement Justified Law Morally Most Plotting Punishments Speech State Suggestion Suppresses Terrible Treason Treats Unwritten Which]
I talked to women who lived there, to get their speech patterns and outlook on life - and how narrow that is. Ellen Burstyn
[ Get How Life Lived Narrow Outlook Patterns Speech Talked Their Women]
In talking to you I feel very much more at ease than my colleagues who gave the speeches during the banquet. Felix Bloch
[ Banquet Colleagues During Ease Feel Gave More Much Speeches Talking Than Very]
You have to take a huge loss financially to do a play. You have to put aside the commercials and the speeches and the other things that put money on the table, and really save up to do it. And that's what I've done here. But it's worth it to me to be in a really good play. Dixie Carter
[ Aside Commercials Done Financially Good Here Huge Loss Money Other Play Put Really Save Speeches Table Take Things Up Worth]
I don't like jokes in speeches. I do like wit and humor. A joke is to humor what pornography is to erotic language in a good novel. James Humes
[ Good Humor Joke Jokes Language Novel Speeches Wit]
The wonders of the Grand Canyon cannot be adequately represented in symbols of speech, nor by speech itself. The resources of the graphic art are taxed beyond their powers in attempting to portray its features. Language and illustration combined must fail. John Wesley Powell
[ Adequately Art Attempting Beyond Cannot Canyon Combined Fail Features Grand Graphic Illustration Itself Language Must Nor Portray Powers Represented Resources Speech Symbols Taxed Their Wonders]
One man's blasphemy doesn't override other people's free-speech rights, their freedom to publish, freedom of thought. Dan Savage
[ Blasphemy Freedom Man Other Override Publish Rights Their Thought]
Speak when you are angry and you will make the best speech you will ever regret. Ambrose Bierce Anger
[ Angry Best Ever Make Regret Speak Speech Will]
The Princess's so-called 'time and space speech' at the end of '93 about a year after the formal separation, looking back on it it's called her retirement from public life but we've seen in fact it's nothing of the kind. Anthony Holden
[ After Back Called End Fact Formal Her Kind Life Looking Nothing Princess Public Retirement Seen Separation So-Called Space Speech Time Year]
In the world of commercial speech, tobacco advertising bears the earmarks of an endangered species. Jef I. Richards
[ Advertising Bears Commercial Earmarks Endangered Species Speech Tobacco World]
On the other side, I do believe that the rhetoric we are seeing from the Democrats today is unprecedented, is a new low in presidential politics and goes beyond political discourse and amounts to political hate speech. Ed Gillespie
[ Amounts Believe Beyond Democrats Discourse Goes Hate Low New Other Political Politics Presidential Rhetoric Seeing Side Speech Today Unprecedented]
How absurd men are! They never use the liberties they have, they demand those they do not have. They have freedom of thought, they demand freedom of speech. Soren Kierkegaard
[ Absurd Demand Freedom How Liberties Men Never Speech Those Thought Use]
Marks on paper are free - free speech - press - pictures all go together I suppose. Georgia O'Keeffe
[ Free Go Marks Paper Pictures Press Speech Suppose Together]
Speech is an arrangement of notes that will never be played again. F. Scott Fitzgerald
[ Again Arrangement Never Notes Played Speech Will]
When you make speeches you elicit expectations against which you will be held accountable. Bill Bradley
[ Accountable Against Elicit Expectations Held Make Speeches Which Will]
I am sorry to say that sometimes matters of very small importance waste a good deal of precious time, by the long and repeated speeches and chicanery of gentlemen who will not wholly throw off the lawyer even in Congress. William Whipple
[ Am Chicanery Congress Deal Even Gentlemen Good Importance Lawyer Long Matters Off Precious Repeated Say Small Sometimes Sorry Speeches Throw Time Very Waste Wholly Will]
Tears at times have the weight of speech. Ovid
[ Speech Tears Times Weight]
There are so many exceptions to free speech: child pornography, cross burning, libel, fighting words. Cliff Stearns
[ Burning Child Cross Exceptions Fighting Free Libel Many Speech Words]
One day I heard a speech of Hitler. In this speech he said that the German factory worker and the German labourer must make common cause with the German intellectual worker. Fritz Sauckel
[ Cause Common Day Factory German Heard Hitler Intellectual Labourer Make Must Said Speech Worker]
The hearing aids are very helpful for speech reading. Without the hearing aids, my voice becomes very loud, and I cannot control the quality of my voice. Marlee Matlin
[ Aids Becomes Cannot Control Hearing Helpful Loud Quality Reading Speech Very Voice Without]
There was nothing in all Douglas's powerful effort that appealed to the higher instincts of human nature, while Lincoln always touched sympathetic cords. Lincoln's speech excited and sustained the enthusiasm of his audience to the end. Henry Villard
[ Always Appealed Audience Cords Douglas Effort End Enthusiasm Excited Higher His Human Instincts Lincoln Nature Nothing Powerful Speech Sustained Sympathetic Touched While]
There are three principles in a man's being and life, the principle of thought, the principle of speech, and the principle of action. The origin of all conflict between me and my fellow-men is that I do not say what I mean and I don't do what I say. Martin Buber
[ Action Being Between Conflict Fellow-Men Life Man Mean Origin Principle Principles Say Speech Thought Three]
A master of improvised speech and improvised policies. A. J. P. Taylor
[ Improvised Master Policies Speech]
It has since been agreed that speeches given in English will be translated into French and vice versa, and even into German and Italian when necessary. No doubt translations into Esperanto will also soon be in demand. Fredrik Bajer
[ Agreed Also Been Demand Doubt English Even French German Given Into Italian Necessary Since Soon Speeches Translated Translations Versa Vice Will]
So the people will pay the penalty for their kings' presumption, who, by devising evil, turn justice from her path with tortuous speech. Hesiod
[ Devising Evil Her Justice Kings Path Pay Penalty Presumption Speech Their Tortuous Turn Will]
Israel is a country that respects freedom - freedom of assembly, freedom of speech and freedom of worship. George Pataki
[ Assembly Country Freedom Israel Respects Speech Worship]
I believe that the freedom of speech should be protected, but so should a family's right to privacy as they grieve their loss. There is a time and a place for vigorous debate on the War on Terror, but during a family's last goodbye is not it. Dave Reichert
[ Believe Debate During Family Freedom Goodbye Grieve Last Loss Place Privacy Protected Right Should Speech Terror Their Time Vigorous War]
Human speech is like a cracked kettle on which we tap crude rhythms for bears to dance to, while we long to make music that will melt the stars. Gustave Flaubert
[ Bears Cracked Crude Dance Human Kettle Long Make Melt Music Rhythms Speech Stars Tap Which While Will]
Men use thought only as authority for their injustice, and employ speech only to conceal their thoughts. Voltaire
[ Authority Conceal Employ Injustice Men Only Speech Their Thought Thoughts Use]
Because of my language and the pantomime with which most Europeans accompany their speech, I was catalogued as a heavy. Bela Lugosi
[ Accompany Because Europeans Heavy Language Most Pantomime Speech Their Which]
Look wise, say nothing, and grunt. Speech was given to conceal thought. William Osler
[ Conceal Given Grunt Look Nothing Say Speech Thought Wise]
Hundreds of political prisoners still suffer in Tibetan prisons. Freedom of speech is not allowed in any sense. It is illegal to possess a photo of the Dalai Lama. Joanna Lumley
[ Allowed Any Dalai Freedom Hundreds Illegal Lama Photo Political Possess Prisoners Prisons Sense Speech Still Suffer Tibetan]
People often complain that music is too ambiguous, that what they should think when they hear it is so unclear, whereas everyone understands words. With me, it is exactly the opposite, and not only with regard to an entire speech but also with individual words. Felix Mendelssohn
[ Also Ambiguous Complain Entire Everyone Exactly Hear Individual Music Often Only Opposite Regard Should Speech Think Too Unclear Understands Whereas Words]
For my part, if I consider poetry as an object, I maintain that it is born of the necessity of adding a vocal sound (speech) to the hammering of the first tribal music. Eugenio Montale
[ Adding Born Consider First Hammering Maintain Music Necessity Object Part Poetry Sound Speech Tribal Vocal]
Speech was given to man to disguise his thoughts. Charles Maurice de Talleyrand
[ Disguise Given His Man Speech Thoughts]
Brevity is the best recommendation of speech, whether in a senator or an orator. Marcus Tullius Cicero
[ Best Brevity Orator Recommendation Senator Speech Whether]
There needs to be a planned series of speeches, interviews, etc., over the next two or three months by administration officials and other public figures talking about President Ford, what he is trying to do and what he has accomplished. Robert Teeter
[ Accomplished Administration Etc Figures Ford Interviews Months Needs Next Officials Other Over Planned President Public Series Speeches Talking Three Trying Two]
Speeches that are measured by the hour will die with the hour. Thomas Jefferson
[ Die Hour Measured Speeches Will]
Purity of speech, of the mind, of the senses, and of a compassionate heart are needed by one who desires to rise to the divine platform. Chanakya
[ Compassionate Desires Divine Heart Mind Needed Platform Purity Rise Senses Speech]
It is easy to believe in freedom of speech for those with whom we agree. Leo McKern
[ Agree Believe Easy Freedom Speech Those Whom]
But please know, whether you believe campaign contributions are speech or property, that I learned to love very dearly the right of free expression when I lived without that freedom for a while a long time ago. John McCain
[ Ago Believe Campaign Contributions Dearly Expression Free Freedom Know Learned Lived Long Love Please Property Right Speech Time Very Whether While Without]
The long version of the play is actually an easier version to follow. In all of the cut versions the intense speeches are cut too close together for the audience and the actors. Kenneth Branagh
[ Actors Actually Audience Close Cut Easier Follow Intense Long Play Speeches Together Too Version Versions]
Commencement speeches were invented largely in the belief that outgoing college students should never be released into the world until they have been properly sedated. G. B. Trudeau
[ Been Belief College Commencement Into Invented Largely Never Outgoing Properly Released Should Speeches Students Until Were World]
Nor was it only from the millions of slaves that chains had been removed; the whole nation had been in bondage; free speech had been suppressed. Matthew Simpson
[ Been Bondage Chains Free Had Millions Nation Nor Only Removed Slaves Speech Suppressed Whole]
While I've had a great distaste for what's usually called song in modern poetry or for what's usually called music, I really don't think of speech as so far from song. David Antin
[ Called Distaste Far Great Had Modern Music Poetry Really Song Speech Think Usually While]
I bear solemn witness to the fact that NATO heads of state and of government meet only to go through the tedious motions of reading speeches, drafted by others, with the principal objective of not rocking the boat. Pierre Trudeau
[ Bear Boat Drafted Fact Go Government Heads Meet Motions Nato Objective Only Others Principal Reading Rocking Solemn Speeches State Tedious Through Witness]
Every St. Patrick's Day every Irishman goes out to find another Irishman to make a speech to. Shane Leslie
[ Another Day Every Find Goes Irishman Make Out Patrick Speech St]
Speech is the twin of my vision, it is unequal to measure itself, it provokes me forever, it says sarcastically, Walt you contain enough, why don't you let it out then? Walt Whitman
[ Contain Enough Forever Itself Measure Out Provokes Says Speech Then Twin Unequal Vision Walt Why]
All speech, written or spoken, is a dead language, until it finds a willing and prepared hearer. Robert Louis Stevenson
[ Dead Finds Hearer Language Prepared Speech Spoken Until Willing Written]
The superior man is modest in his speech, but exceeds in his actions. Confucius
[ Actions Exceeds His Man Modest Speech Superior]
I've always wanted to write a book relating my experiences growing up as a deaf child in Chicago. Contrary to what people might think, it wasn't all about hearing aids and speech classes or frustrations. Marlee Matlin
[ Aids Always Book Chicago Child Classes Contrary Deaf Experiences Frustrations Growing Hearing Might Relating Speech Think Up Wanted Write]
Free speech is not to be regulated like diseased cattle and impure butter. The audience that hissed yesterday may applaud today, even for the same performance. William O. Douglas Politics
[ Applaud Audience Butter Cattle Diseased Even Free Hissed Impure May Performance Regulated Same Speech Today Yesterday]
Geraldo has been in Lebanon. He has done some excellent reporting out of there, and of course, we now know by virtue of the president's speech on Tuesday night that the terrorist organizations that operate in that area are now on the list. Brit Hume
[ Area Been Course Done Excellent Geraldo Know Lebanon List Night Now Operate Organizations Out President Reporting Some Speech Terrorist Tuesday Virtue]
Nixon is the kind of politician who would cut down a redwood tree, then mount the stump for a speech on conservation. Adlai Stevenson
[ Conservation Cut Down Kind Mount Nixon Politician Redwood Speech Stump Then Tree Would]
Literature is the immortality of speech. August Wilhelm von Schlegel
[ Immortality Literature Speech]
The adjective is the banana peel of the parts of speech. Clifton Paul Fadiman
[ Adjective Banana Parts Peel Speech]
Never forget posterity when devising a policy. Never think of posterity when making a speech. Robert G. Menzies
[ Devising Forget Making Never Policy Posterity Speech Think]
Between speeches and awards, you can find something to do every other week. It's hard to write. Your focus gets splintered. Once you put one thing in your calendar, that month is gone. August Wilson
[ Awards Between Calendar Every Find Focus Gets Gone Hard Month Once Other Put Something Speeches Splintered Thing Week Write Your]
A great speech is literature. Peggy Noonan
[ Great Literature Speech]
Anyone wishing to communicate with Americans should do so by e-mail, which has been specially invented for the purpose, involving neither physical proximity nor speech. Auberon Waugh
[ Americans Anyone Been Communicate E-Mail Invented Involving Neither Nor Physical Proximity Purpose Should Specially Speech Which Wishing]
Wherever the relevance of speech is at stake, matters become political by definition, for speech is what makes man a political being. Hannah Arendt
[ Become Being Definition Makes Man Matters Political Relevance Speech Stake Wherever]
I've never made a film using dialogue or speech. Kenneth Anger
[ Dialogue Film Made Never Speech Using]
By placing discretion in the hands of an official to grant or deny a license, such a statute creates a threat of censorship that by its very existence chills free speech. Harry A. Blackmun
[ Censorship Chills Creates Deny Discretion Existence Free Grant Hands License Official Placing Speech Statute Such Threat Very]
Poetry is one of the destinies of speech... One would say that the poetic image, in its newness, opens a future to language. Gaston Bachelard
[ Destinies Future Image Language Newness Opens Poetic Poetry Say Speech Would]
Much speech is one thing, well-timed speech is another. Sophocles
[ Another Much Speech Thing Well-Timed]
No one ever complains about a speech being too short! Ira Hayes
[ Being Complains Ever Short Speech Too]
When the public's right to know is threatened, and when the rights of free speech and free press are at risk, all of the other liberties we hold dear are endangered. Christopher Dodd
[ Dear Endangered Free Hold Know Liberties Other Press Public Right Rights Risk Speech Threatened]
Criticism of government finds sanctuary in several portions of the 1st Amendment. It is part of the right of free speech. It embraces freedom of the press. Hugo Black
[ Amendment Criticism Embraces Finds Free Freedom Government Part Portions Press Right Sanctuary Several Speech]
One camp accepts the Court's limits on contributions but urges the reinstatement of spending caps - even if this requires a constitutional amendment subjecting political speech, if not pornography, to government regulation. James L. Buckley
[ Accepts Amendment Camp Caps Constitutional Contributions Court Even Government Limits Political Regulation Reinstatement Requires Speech Spending Subjecting Urges]
Freedom of speech is always under attack by Fascist mentality, which exists in all parts of the world, unfortunately. Lawrence Ferlinghetti
[ Always Attack Exists Fascist Freedom Mentality Parts Speech Under Unfortunately Which World]
No man not inspired can make a good speech without preparation. Daniel Webster
[ Good Inspired Make Man Preparation Speech Without]
Silence at the proper season is wisdom, and better than any speech. Plutarch
[ Any Better Proper Season Silence Speech Than Wisdom]
I never have really said much about the whole episode, which was endless. But his speech was a perfectly intelligent speech about fathers not being dispensable and nobody agreed with that more than I did. Candice Bergen
[ Agreed Being Did Dispensable Endless Episode Fathers His Intelligent More Much Never Nobody Perfectly Really Said Speech Than Which Whole]
I have said consistently both in my papers and in my speeches - which you heard in the primary campaign - that I will continue to phase out the Capital Stock and Franchise tax. Ed Rendell
[ Both Campaign Capital Consistently Continue Franchise Heard Out Papers Phase Primary Said Speeches Stock Tax Which Will]
Free speech carries with it some freedom to listen. Warren E. Burger
[ Carries Free Freedom Listen Some Speech]
Unfortunately, opponents of online speech have decided to punish our changing technological world. Dennis Hastert
[ Changing Decided Online Opponents Our Punish Speech Technological Unfortunately World]
I want to know what they look like, their height, and colouring, physique and speech pattens. Colleen McCullough
[ Height Know Look Physique Speech Their Want]
And so Adam, in that his speech to Eve, uttered his faith in the promise made to her of her seed, and so in that respect Adam himself came in under her covenant. Thomas Goodwin
[ Adam Came Covenant Eve Faith Her Himself His Made Promise Respect Seed Speech Under Uttered]
I wouldn't be surprised to learn that Clinton cost John Kerry more votes than he gained for him whenever they appeared together. Imagine being part of a crowd enraptured by the presence of Bill Clinton, and then having to listen to a speech by John Kerry! Pat Sajak
[ Appeared Being Bill Clinton Cost Crowd Gained Having Him Imagine John Kerry Learn Listen More Part Presence Speech Surprised Than Then Together Votes Whenever]
As the most participatory form of mass speech yet developed, the Internet deserves the highest protection from government intrusion. Judge Dalzell
[ Deserves Developed Form Government Highest Internet Intrusion Mass Most Participatory Protection Speech Yet]
In rendering its decision in our case, the Supreme Court equated money with speech because these days it takes the first to make yourself heard. James L. Buckley
[ Because Case Court Days Decision Equated First Heard Make Money Our Rendering Speech Supreme Takes These Yourself]
The habit of common and continuous speech is a symptom of mental deficiency. It proceeds from not knowing what is going on in other people's minds. Walter Bagehot
[ Common Continuous Deficiency Going Habit Knowing Mental Minds Other Proceeds Speech Symptom]
Speeches are not magic and there is no great speech without great policy. Peggy Noonan
[ Great Magic Policy Speech Speeches Without]
I've decided to cut out the part of the speech where I say anything nice about Democrats. Ann Coulter
[ Anything Cut Decided Democrats Nice Out Part Say Speech Where]
The great questions of the day will not be settled by means of speeches and majority decisions but by iron and blood. Otto von Bismarck
[ Blood Day Decisions Great Iron Majority Means Questions Settled Speeches Will]
A hypocrite is the kind of politician who would cut down a redwood tree, then mount the stump and make a speech for conservation. Adlai E. Stevenson
[ Conservation Cut Down Hypocrite Kind Make Mount Politician Redwood Speech Stump Then Tree Would]
Worrying that banning flag desecration would inhibit free speech reveals a misunderstanding of the flag's fundamental nature. Adrian Cronauer
[ Banning Desecration Flag Free Fundamental Inhibit Misunderstanding Nature Reveals Speech Worrying Would]
It's hard to believe President George Bush gave a speech in New Orleans about disaster recovery and failed to mention the word 'farm' or the word 'rural.' Jim Hightower
[ Believe Bush Disaster Failed Farm Gave George Hard Mention New Orleans President Recovery Rural Speech Word]
One reason I do the live shows - and the monthly speeches at public radio stations - is to remind myself that people hear the show, that it has an audience, that it exists in the world. It's so easy to forget that. Ira Glass
[ Audience Easy Exists Forget Hear Live Monthly Myself Public Radio Reason Remind Show Shows Speeches Stations World]
My desire to curtail undue freedom of speech extends only to such public areas as restaurants, airports, streets, hotel lobbies, parks, and department stores. Verbal exchanges between consenting adults in private are as of little interest to me as they probably are to them. Fran Lebowitz
[ Adults Airports Areas Between Consenting Curtail Department Desire Exchanges Extends Freedom Hotel Interest Little Lobbies Only Parks Private Probably Public Restaurants Speech Stores Streets Such Them Undue Verbal]
The problem with speeches isn't so much not knowing when to stop, as knowing when not to begin. Frances Rodman
[ Begin Knowing Much Problem Speeches Stop]
Freedom is poetry, taking liberties with words, breaking the rules of normal speech, violating common sense. Freedom is violence. Norman O. Brown
[ Breaking Common Freedom Liberties Normal Poetry Rules Sense Speech Taking Violating Violence Words]
It's good that the first half of the speech emphasized freedom, because George W. Bush has been the global champion for freedom. As he said, if we don't fight tyranny it will not leave us alone in peace. Ernest Istook
[ Alone Because Been Bush Champion Emphasized Fight First Freedom George Global Good Half Leave Peace Said Speech Tyranny Us Will]
I thought I would lose, so I didn't prepare a speech. E. L. Doctorow
[ Lose Prepare Speech Thought Would]
Using rhetorical questions in speeches is a great way to keep the audience involved. Don't you think those kinds of questions would keep your attention? Bo Bennett
[ Attention Audience Great Involved Keep Kinds Questions Rhetorical Speeches Think Those Using Way Would Your]
Whenever the speech is corrupted so is the mind. Lucius Annaeus Seneca
[ Corrupted Mind Speech Whenever]
To suppress free speech is a double wrong. It violates the rights of the hearer as well as those of the speaker. Frederick Douglass
[ Double Free Hearer Rights Speaker Speech Suppress Those Violates Well Wrong]
Whoever thinks that he alone has speech, or possesses speech or mind above others, when unfolded such men are seen to be empty. Sophocles
[ Above Alone Empty Men Mind Others Possesses Seen Speech Such Thinks Unfolded Whoever]
The color of the mountains is Buddha's body; the sound of running water is his great speech. Dogen
[ Body Buddha Color Great His Mountains Running Sound Speech Water]
Most men make little use of their speech than to give evidence against their own understanding. George Savile
[ Against Evidence Give Little Make Men Most Own Speech Than Their Understanding Use]
I think J.D. Salinger is correct in granting no interviews, and in making no speeches. Patricia Highsmith
[ Correct Granting Interviews Making Salinger Speeches Think]
Better a thousandfold abuse of free speech than denial of free speech. Charles Bradlaugh
[ Abuse Better Denial Free Speech Than]
It is a paradox that every dictator has climbed to power on the ladder of free speech. Immediately on attaining power each dictator has suppressed all free speech except his own. Herbert Hoover
[ Attaining Climbed Dictator Each Every Except Free His Immediately Ladder Own Paradox Power Speech Suppressed]
Your patience would fail you if I should continue to relate all the disrespectful speeches and treatment which your servants have been obliged to listen to and patiently to bear. Peter Stuyvesant
[ Bear Been Continue Disrespectful Fail Listen Obliged Patience Patiently Relate Servants Should Speeches Treatment Which Would Your]
I am a technological activist. I have a political agenda. I am in favor of basic human rights: to free speech, to use any information and technology, to purchase and use recreational drugs, to enjoy and purchase so-called 'vices', to be free of intruders, and to privacy. Bram Cohen
[ Activist Agenda Am Any Basic Enjoy Favor Free Human Information Political Privacy Purchase Recreational Rights So-Called Speech Technological Technology Use Vices]
You watch the Supreme Court in action on these cases, and they are a conflicted court. However, when it comes to speech issues generally, the court has been protective. Jay Alan Sekulow
[ Action Been Cases Comes Court Generally However Issues Protective Speech Supreme These Watch]
While even pornography is protected as free speech, the courts have consciously undermined religious speech and freedom of religion for years. Ernest Istook
[ Consciously Courts Even Free Freedom Protected Religion Religious Speech Undermined While Years]
A kiss is a lovely trick designed by nature to stop speech when words become superfluous. Ingrid Bergman Love
[ Become Designed Kiss Lovely Nature Speech Stop Superfluous Trick Words]
I don't like giving speeches - I enjoy sitting on my rump. Karen Morley
[ Enjoy Giving Rump Sitting Speeches]
I think my speeches are hilarious. I think I'm a natural comedian, but I like denying people the chance to laugh. I want to deny you the relief of the punchline. Lydia Lunch
[ Chance Comedian Deny Denying Hilarious Laugh Natural Relief Speeches Think Want]
English is clipped in speech. Texas is exactly the opposite. Michael Caine
[ English Exactly Opposite Speech Texas]
The next day the two sisters went to the ball, and so did Cinderella, but dressed more magnificently than before. The King's son was always by her side, and his pretty speeches to her never ceased. Charles Perrault
[ Always Ball Before Ceased Cinderella Day Did Dressed Her His King More Never Next Pretty Side Sisters Son Speeches Than Two Went]
We all have the right of freedom of speech under the First Amendment. We all don't have to agree with one another on our opinions. Everyone in my circle, that I run around with, we all feel the same about God, country, integrity and character. Luke Scott
[ Agree Amendment Another Around Character Circle Country Everyone Feel First Freedom God Integrity Opinions Our Right Run Same Speech Under]
In Vietnam we have no political prisoners. No one is arrested or jailed for his or her speech or point of view. They are put in jail because they violated the law. Nong Duc Manh
[ Arrested Because Her His Jail Jailed Law Point Political Prisoners Put Speech Vietnam View Violated]
I think, with never-ending gratitude, that the young women of today do not and can never know at what price their right to free speech and to speak at all in public has been earned. Lucy Stone
[ Been Earned Free Gratitude Know Never Never-Ending Price Public Right Speak Speech Their Think Today Women Young]
It is clear that not in one thing alone, but in many ways equality and freedom of speech are a good thing. Herodotus
[ Alone Clear Equality Freedom Good Many Speech Thing Ways]
You must stand for free speech in the streets. Mary Harris Jones
[ Free Must Speech Stand Streets]
Speech lessons probably did more for my singing voice - they teach you breathing, resonance. Harry Dean Stanton
[ Breathing Did Lessons More Probably Resonance Singing Speech Teach Voice]
The Framers of the Constitution knew that free speech is the friend of change and revolution. But they also knew that it is always the deadliest enemy of tyranny. Hugo Black
[ Also Always Change Constitution Deadliest Enemy Framers Free Friend Knew Revolution Speech Tyranny]
Speech was given to the ordinary sort or men, whereby to communicate their mind; but to wise men, whereby to conceal it. Robert South
[ Communicate Conceal Given Men Mind Ordinary Sort Speech Their Whereby Wise]
Free speech is the whole thing, the whole ball game. Free speech is life itself. Salman Rushdie
[ Ball Free Game Itself Life Speech Thing Whole]
The wise ones fashioned speech with their thought, sifting it as grain is sifted through a sieve. Buddha
[ Fashioned Grain Ones Sieve Speech Their Thought Through Wise]
Well-timed silence hath more eloquence than speech. Martin Farquhar Tupper
[ Eloquence Hath More Silence Speech Than Well-Timed]
All Americans value the freedom of speech and the freedom of the press, and I believe this is essential for our continued way of life. But with this freedom comes responsibility. That responsibility has been abdicated here by some in the media and some in the government. Steven Hatfill
[ Americans Been Believe Comes Continued Essential Freedom Government Here Life Media Our Press Responsibility Some Speech Value Way]
No speech can stain what is noble by nature. Sophocles
[ Nature Noble Speech Stain]
Without free speech no search for truth is possible... no discovery of truth is useful. Charles Bradlaugh
[ Discovery Free Possible Search Speech Truth Useful Without]
Ignorant free speech often works against the speaker. That is one of several reasons why it must be given rein instead of suppressed. Anna Quindlen
[ Against Free Given Ignorant Instead Must Often Reasons Rein Several Speaker Speech Suppressed Why Works]
Unfortunately, the media, which are not at all reluctant to act in their own self-interest, have succeeded in equating reform in the public mind with further restrictions on just about everyone else's freedom of political speech. James L. Buckley
[ Act Else Equating Everyone Freedom Further Just Media Mind Own Political Public Reform Reluctant Restrictions Self-Interest Speech Succeeded Their Unfortunately Which]
As to Magyar, I think that my speech was incorrect, inappropriate. Bela Kun
[ Inappropriate Incorrect Speech Think]
And, I hope now that everybody understands that the Labour Party - as it always has done - stands for free speech and individual Members of the Labour Party are entitled to exercise that free speech. Ron Davies
[ Always Done Entitled Everybody Exercise Free Hope Individual Labour Members Now Party Speech Stands Understands]
For my name and memory I leave to men's charitable speeches, and to foreign nations and the next ages. Francis Bacon
[ Ages Charitable Foreign Leave Memory Men Name Nations Next Speeches]
To win the cause we all believe in, the spread of true democracy all over the world, we need to win by example, not just with speeches but by example; not just with military might but by gaining the respect of the world. Barbara Boxer
[ Believe Cause Democracy Example Gaining Just Might Military Need Over Respect Speeches Spread True Win World]
When you make as many speeches and you talk as much as I do and you get away from the text, it's always a possibility to get a few words tangled here and there. Dan Quayle
[ Always Away Few Get Here Make Many Much Possibility Speeches Talk Tangled Text Words]
I am absolutely opposed to political correctness. You cannot confront hate speech until you've experienced it. You need to hear every side of the issue instead of just one. Jane Elliott
[ Absolutely Am Cannot Confront Correctness Every Experienced Hate Hear Instead Issue Just Need Opposed Political Side Speech Until]
The most censored speech in America today is not flag-burning, pornography, or the press. Phyllis Schlafly
[ America Censored Most Press Speech Today]
Any man who makes a speech more than six times a year is bound to repeat himself, not because he has little to say, but because he wants applause and the old stuff gets it. William Feather
[ Any Applause Because Bound Gets Himself Little Makes Man More Old Repeat Say Six Speech Stuff Than Times Wants Year]
The strangest thing that human speech and human writing can do is create a metaphor. That is an amazing leap, is it not? Dennis Potter
[ Amazing Create Human Leap Metaphor Speech Strangest Thing Writing]
You're an old-timer if you can remember when setting the world on fire was a figure of speech. Franklin P. Jones
[ Figure Fire Old-Timer Remember Setting Speech World]
The commencement speech is not, I think, a wholly satisfactory manifestation of our culture. John Kenneth Galbraith
[ Commencement Culture Manifestation Our Satisfactory Speech Think Wholly]
Monkeys who very sensibly refrain from speech, lest they should be set to earn their livings. Kenneth Grahame
[ Earn Lest Monkeys Refrain Sensibly Set Should Speech Their Very]
The human brain is a wonderful organ. It starts to work as soon as you are born and doesn't stop until you get up to deliver a speech. George Jessel
[ Born Brain Deliver Get Human Organ Soon Speech Starts Stop Until Up Wonderful Work]
The flowery style is not unsuitable to public speeches or addresses, which amount only to compliment. The lighter beauties are in their place when there is nothing more solid to say; but the flowery style ought to be banished from a pleading, a sermon, or a didactic work. Voltaire
[ Addresses Amount Banished Beauties Compliment Didactic Flowery Lighter More Nothing Only Ought Place Pleading Public Say Sermon Solid Speeches Style Their Unsuitable Which Work]
Happy is the man whom the Muses love: sweet speech flows from his mouth. Hesiod
[ Flows Happy His Love Man Mouth Muses Speech Sweet Whom]
Today's public figures can no longer write their own speeches or books, and there is some evidence that they can't read them either. Gore Vidal
[ Books Either Evidence Figures Longer Own Public Read Some Speeches Their Them Today Write]
And why do we, who say we oppose tyranny and demand freedom of speech, allow people to go to prison and be vilified, and magazines to be closed down on the spot, for suggesting another version of history. David Icke
[ Allow Another Closed Demand Down Freedom Go History Magazines Oppose Prison Say Speech Spot Suggesting Tyranny Version Vilified Why]
I know they are all environmentalists. I heard a lot of my speeches recycled. Jesse Jackson
[ Environmentalists Heard Know Lot Recycled Speeches]
Understanding is nothing else than conception caused by speech. Thomas Hobbes
[ Caused Conception Else Nothing Speech Than Understanding]
The very best impromptu speeches are the ones written well in advance. Ruth Gordon
[ Advance Best Impromptu Ones Speeches Very Well Written]
I don't want to spend the rest of my life giving speeches. Colin Powell
[ Giving Life Rest Speeches Spend Want]
I was at the vice president's Christmas party. I thought that his speech was spectacular, and I knew that it was a very emotional and difficult thing for him to do, but I admonished him for not waiting just one more stinking day. Bradley Whitford
[ Christmas Day Difficult Emotional Him His Just Knew More Party President Spectacular Speech Stinking Thing Thought Very Vice Waiting]
Guard your roving thoughts with a jealous care, for speech is but the dialer of thoughts, and every fool can plainly read in your words what is the hour of your thoughts. Alfred Lord Tennyson
[ Care Every Fool Guard Hour Jealous Plainly Read Speech Thoughts Words Your]
Laughter is, after speech, the chief thing that holds society together. Max Eastman
[ After Chief Holds Laughter Society Speech Thing Together]
Democracy is not about making speeches. It is about making committees work. Alan Bullock
[ Committees Democracy Making Speeches Work]
Verse, singing, and speech have a common origin. Jean Philippe Rameau
[ Common Origin Singing Speech Verse]
When a man is asked to make a speech, the first thing he has to decide is what to say. Gerald R. Ford
[ Asked Decide First Make Man Say Speech Thing]
The court has said you are entitled to robust speech on public sidewalks, even insulting speech. Jay Alan Sekulow
[ Court Entitled Even Insulting Public Robust Said Speech]
Free speech means the right to shout 'theatre' in a crowded fire. Abbie Hoffman
[ Crowded Fire Free Means Right Shout Speech Theatre]
Speech is human, silence is divine, yet also brutish and dead: therefore we must learn both arts. Thomas Carlyle
[ Also Arts Both Brutish Dead Divine Human Learn Must Silence Speech Therefore Yet]
Well, my brother says Hello. So, hooray for speech therapy. Emo Philips
[ Brother Hello Says Speech Therapy Well]
The First Amendment does not guarantee the press a constitutional right of special access to information not available to the general public, nor does it cloak the inmate with special rights of freedom of speech. Pete Wilson
[ Access Amendment Available Cloak Constitutional Does First Freedom General Guarantee Information Inmate Nor Press Public Right Rights Special Speech]
Anyone who has ever had the feeling of being higher than a kite after giving a public speech is well aware of the effects of attention. Keith Henson
[ After Anyone Attention Aware Being Effects Ever Feeling Giving Had Higher Kite Public Speech Than Well]
I think television has betrayed the meaning of democratic speech, adding visual chaos to the confusion of voices. What role does silence have in all this noise? Federico Fellini
[ Adding Betrayed Chaos Confusion Democratic Does Meaning Noise Role Silence Speech Television Think Visual Voices]
I do find my speech difficult at times, but it's getting so much better as my confidence grows and that's thanks to the position I'm now in, which is totally due to my fans. Gareth Gates
[ Better Confidence Difficult Due Fans Find Getting Grows Much Now Position Speech Thanks Times Totally Which]
During the presidential primaries of 1940, I received a request from the Democratic National Committee to sing God Bless America before the speeches. Kate Smith
[ America Before Bless Committee Democratic During God National Presidential Primaries Received Request Sing Speeches]
The message that President Obama delivered in his speech at Notre Dame was: morality is immoral. Pro-life is the extremist position, not a moral position. Yet we should compromise and work to reduce abortions. Where's the compromise between life and death - and why work to reduce the number of them occurring if there's nothing wrong with them? Rush Limbaugh
[ Abortions Between Compromise Dame Death Delivered Extremist His Immoral Life Message Moral Morality Nothing Notre Number Obama Obama Occurring Position President Pro-Life Reduce Should Speech Them Where Why Work Wrong Yet]
I have learned that it is far easier to write a speech about good advertising than it is to write a good ad. Leo Burnett
[ Ad Advertising Easier Far Good Learned Speech Than Write]
Speak when you are angry - and you'll make the best speech you'll ever regret. Laurence J. Peter Anger
[ Angry Best Ever Make Regret Speak Speech]
Just as the strength of the Internet is chaos, so the strength of our liberty depends upon the chaos and cacophony of the unfettered speech the First Amendment protects. Judge Dalzell
[ Amendment Chaos Depends First Internet Just Liberty Our Protects Speech Strength Unfettered Upon]
As a vessel is known by the sound, whether it be cracked or not; so men are proved, by their speeches, whether they be wise or foolish. Demosthenes
[ Cracked Foolish Known Men Proved Sound Speeches Their Vessel Whether Wise]
Silence is safer than speech. Epictetus
[ Safer Silence Speech Than]
Hubert, a speech doesn't have to be eternal to be immortal. Muriel Humphrey
[ Eternal Hubert Immortal Speech]
People demand freedom of speech as a compensation for the freedom of thought which they seldom use. Soren Kierkegaard
[ Compensation Demand Freedom Seldom Speech Thought Use Which]
It should be clear by now that my focus here is not freedom of speech or the press. This freedom is all too often an exaggeration. At the very least, blind references to freedom of speech or the press serve as a distraction from the critical examination of other communications policies. Mark Lloyd
[ Blind Clear Communications Critical Distraction Exaggeration Examination Focus Freedom Here Least Now Often Other Policies Press References Serve Should Speech Too Very]
Each party steals so many articles of faith from the other, and the candidates spend so much time making each other's speeches, that by the time election day is past there is nothing much to do save turn the sitting rascals out and let a new gang in. H. L. Mencken
[ Articles Candidates Day Each Election Faith Gang Making Many Much New Nothing Other Out Party Past Rascals Save Sitting Speeches Spend Steals Time Turn]
Today it is becoming harder to speak out, with the inception of the Patriot Act, the president has legislated free speech to be a crime. Frank Serpico
[ Act Becoming Crime Free Harder Inception Out Patriot President Speak Speech Today]
I indeed had only one scene, one speech, one little speech, but it was with Robin Williams. Charles Keating
[ Had Indeed Little Only Robin Scene Speech Williams]
Every article I wrote in those days, every speech I made, is full of pleading for the recognition of lead poisoning as a real and serious medical problem. Alice Hamilton
[ Article Days Every Full Lead Made Medical Pleading Poisoning Problem Real Recognition Serious Speech Those Wrote]
There is no real teacher who in practice does not believe in the existence of the soul, or in a magic that acts on it through speech. Allan Bloom
[ Acts Believe Does Existence Magic Practice Real Soul Speech Teacher Through]
You hear about constitutional rights, free speech and the free press. Every time I hear these words I say to myself, 'That man is a Red, that man is a Communist!' You never hear a real American talk like that. Frank Hague
[ American Communist Constitutional Every Free Hear Man Myself Never Press Real Red Rights Say Speech Talk These Time Words]
The fact that we're protected under that Constitution in exercising the right of free speech, it's a wonderful thing. You've got to come from somewhere else to realize how valuable it is. Pat Oliphant
[ Come Constitution Else Exercising Fact Free Got How Protected Realize Right Somewhere Speech Thing Under Valuable Wonderful]
In our time political speech and writing are largely the defense of the indefensible. George Orwell
[ Defense Indefensible Largely Our Political Speech Time Writing]
I was always a clown. In the eighth grade I won a city speech contest by doing an Eddie Murphy routine. I'm no good at public speaking, but if I can assume a role and speak as that person, then I'm fine. When I had to give a book report, I always did it in character. Jason Wiles
[ Always Assume Book Character City Clown Contest Did Doing Eddie Eighth Fine Give Good Grade Had Murphy Person Public Report Role Routine Speak Speaking Speech Then Won]
Silence may be as variously shaded as speech. Edith Wharton
[ May Silence Speech Variously]
Into this, for good or ill, is woven every belief of every man who has speech of his fellows. A awful privilege, and an awful responsibility, that we should help to create the world in which posterity will live. William Kingdon Clifford
[ Awful Belief Create Every Fellows Good Help His Ill Into Live Man Posterity Privilege Responsibility Should Speech Which Will World Woven]
Speech is external thought, and thought internal speech. Antoine Rivarol
[ External Internal Speech Thought]
Since There are so many questions about what the president was doing over 30 years ago, what is it that he did after his honorable discharge from the National Guard? Did he make speeches alongside Jane Fonda denouncing America's racist war in Vietnam? Jeff Gannon
[ After Ago Alongside America Denouncing Did Discharge Doing Fonda Guard His Honorable Jane Make Many National Over President Questions Since Speeches Vietnam War Years]
These are all voluntary resources which help parents sort out the choices without infringing on the artists' rights to free speech, which is something that we respect. Tipper Gore
[ Artists Choices Free Help Infringing Out Parents Resources Respect Rights Something Sort Speech These Voluntary Which Without]
In speech after speech on his health care plan, the President has tried to convince us that what he is proposing will be good for America. But, how can it be good for America if it raises taxes by a half trillion dollars and costs a trillion dollars or more to implement? Scott Brown
[ After America Care Convince Costs Dollars Good Half Health His How Implement More Plan President Proposing Raises Speech Taxes Tried Trillion Us Will]
George Orwell's contention was that it is a sure sign of trouble when things can no longer be called by their right names and described in plain, forthright speech. Christopher Lasch
[ Called Contention Described Forthright George Longer Names Orwell Plain Right Sign Speech Sure Their Things Trouble]
That said, the question remains: how to strike the balance between free speech and mutual respect in this mixed-up world, both blessed and cursed with instant communication? We should not fight fire with fire, threats with threats. Timothy Garton Ash
[ Balance Between Blessed Both Communication Cursed Fight Fire Free How Instant Mutual Question Remains Respect Said Should Speech Strike Threats World]
I wrote the script of Patton. I had this very bizarre opening where he stands up in front of an American flag and gives this speech. Ultimately, I was fired. When the script was done, they hired another writer and that script was forgotten. Francis Ford Coppola
[ American Another Bizarre Done Fired Flag Forgotten Front Gives Had Hired Opening Patton Script Speech Stands Ultimately Up Very Where Writer Wrote]
A story is told as much by silence as by speech. Susan Griffin
[ Much Silence Speech Story Told]
I don't care who you are. When you sit down to write the first page of your screenplay, in your head, you're also writing your Oscar acceptance speech. Nora Ephron
[ Acceptance Also Care Down First Head Oscar Page Screenplay Sit Speech Write Writing Your]
Since 1972, I've been going around making speeches on the Everglades. Marjory Stoneman Douglas
[ Around Been Everglades Going Making Since Speeches]
In the spiritual body moreover, man appears such as he is with respect to love and faith, for everyone in the spiritual world is the effigy of his own love, not only as to the face and the body, but also as to the speech and the actions. Emanuel Swedenborg
[ Actions Also Appears Body Everyone Face Faith His Love Man Moreover Only Own Respect Speech Spiritual Such World]
We went through this business of me writing out all the parts for these old songs from Gravity and Speechless and we'd been performing that, but we don't do that any more. Fred Frith
[ Any Been Business Gravity More Old Out Parts Performing Songs Speechless These Through Went Writing]
We should silence anyone who opposes the right to freedom of speech. Boyle Roche
[ Anyone Freedom Opposes Right Should Silence Speech]
While we have entertained the contention that a deed may make more propaganda than hundreds of speeches, thousands of articles, and tens of thousands of pamphlets, we have held that an arbitrary act of violence will not necessarily have such an effect. Johann Most
[ Act Arbitrary Articles Contention Deed Effect Entertained Held Hundreds Make May More Necessarily Pamphlets Propaganda Speeches Such Tens Than Thousands Violence While Will]
I try to write in plain brown blocks of American speech but occasionally set in an ancient word or a strange word just to startle the reader a little bit and to break up the monotony of the plain American cadence. James Laughlin
[ American Ancient Bit Blocks Break Brown Just Little Monotony Occasionally Plain Reader Set Speech Startle Strange Try Up Word Write]
That has always seemed to me one of the stranger aspects of literary fame: you prove your competence as a writer and an inventor of stories, and then people clamour for you to make speeches and tell them what you think about the world. J. M. Coetzee
[ Always Aspects Clamour Competence Fame Inventor Literary Make Prove Seemed Speeches Stories Stranger Tell Them Then Think World Writer Your]
I, schooled in misery, know many purifying rites, and I know where speech is proper and where silence. Aeschylus
[ Know Many Misery Proper Purifying Rites Schooled Silence Speech Where]
When faced with the inevitable fatigue that comes with the recycling of speeches and the recycling of thoughts in a rather small stream of vortex, I am urged to not be ashamed of recycling. Barbara Amiel
[ Am Ashamed Comes Faced Fatigue Inevitable Rather Recycling Small Speeches Stream Thoughts Urged Vortex]
I believe in freedom of speech, but I believe we should also have the right to comment on freedom of speech. Stockwell Day
[ Also Believe Comment Freedom Right Should Speech]
Free speech is meant to protect unpopular speech. Popular speech, by definition, needs no protection. Neal Boortz
[ Definition Free Meant Needs Popular Protect Protection Speech Unpopular]
Silence remains, inescapably, a form of speech. Susan Sontag
[ Form Remains Silence Speech]
If you're dealing with a musical in which you're trying to tell a story, it's got to sound like speech. At the same time it's got to be a song. Stephen Sondheim
[ Dealing Got Musical Same Song Sound Speech Story Tell Time Trying Which]
Condoleezza Rice, the national security adviser, is right there... she's in town because her father was at Johnson Smith College... and she was delivering a speech there. Al Michaels
[ Adviser Because College Condoleezza Delivering Father Her Johnson National Rice Right Security She Smith Speech Town]
We must get the American public to look past the glitter, beyond the showmanship, to the reality, the hard substance of things. And we'll do it not so much with speeches that will bring people to their feet as with speeches that bring people to their senses. Mario Cuomo
[ American Beyond Bring Feet Get Glitter Hard Look Much Must Past Public Reality Senses Showmanship Speeches Substance Their Things Will]
I took speech training. I took a few voice lessons in college. Harry Dean Stanton
[ College Few Lessons Speech Took Training Voice]
Discretion of speech is more than eloquence, and to speak agreeably to him with whom we deal is more than to speak in good words, or in good order. Francis Bacon
[ Agreeably Deal Discretion Eloquence Good Him More Order Speak Speech Than Whom Words]
Lately I've been believing that music predates speech. Debbie Harry
[ Been Believing Lately Music Speech]
Speech sounds cannot be understood, delimited, classified and explained except in the light of the tasks which they perform in language. Roman Jakobson
[ Cannot Classified Except Explained Language Light Perform Sounds Speech Tasks Understood Which]
A sudden silence in the middle of a conversation suddenly brings us back to essentials: it reveals how dearly we must pay for the invention of speech. Emile M. Cioran
[ Back Brings Conversation Dearly Essentials How Invention Middle Must Pay Reveals Silence Speech Sudden Suddenly Us]
Music is well said to be the speech of angels. Thomas Carlyle Music
[ Angels Music Said Speech Well]
Most profoundly deaf people have speech that is very difficult to understand. Richard Masur
[ Deaf Difficult Most Profoundly Speech Understand Very]
I never expect to lose. Even when I'm the underdog, I still prepare a victory speech. H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
[ Even Expect Lose Never Prepare Speech Still Underdog Victory]
On the speech day, the production designer, who has a lot of say in things, and sometimes I didn't agree with him but I had to do what I was told, wanted the speech day to be all in neutral colours for the women, which was a good thing. Julie Harris
[ Agree Colours Day Designer Good Had Him Lot Neutral Production Say Sometimes Speech Thing Things Told Wanted Which Women]
Speech is the small change of silence. George Meredith
[ Change Silence Small Speech]
In making a speech one must study three points: first, the means of producing persuasion; second, the language; third the proper arrangement of the various parts of the speech. Aristotle
[ Arrangement First Language Making Means Must Parts Persuasion Points Producing Proper Second Speech Study Third Three Various]
A very considerable body of the German people live in America and propose to fight that Government. Bourke in his great speech last week welcoming the Belgian mission to Boston worked out the President's meaning with care. Shane Leslie
[ America Belgian Body Boston Care Considerable Fight German Government Great His Last Live Meaning Mission Out President Propose Speech Very Week Welcoming Worked]
When I was in New York after I left the Army, I studied for two years at the American Theater Wing, studied acting, which involved dance and fencing and speech classes and history of theater, all that. James Earl Jones
[ Acting After American Army Classes Dance Fencing History Involved Left New Speech Studied Theater Two Which Wing Years York]
Within speech, words are subject to a kind of relation that is independent of the first and based on their linkage: these are syntagmatic relations, of which I have spoken. Ferdinand de Saussure
[ Based First Independent Kind Relation Relations Speech Spoken Subject Their These Which Within Words]
The basic line in any good verse is cadenced... building it around the natural breath structures of speech. Kenneth Rexroth
[ Any Around Basic Breath Building Good Line Natural Speech Structures Verse]
In a good play every speech should be as fully flavoured as a nut or apple. John Millington Synge
[ Apple Every Fully Good Nut Play Should Speech]
Anarchists prepare for social revolution and use every means- speech, writing, or deed, whichever is more to the point - to accelerate revolutionary development. Johann Most
[ Accelerate Anarchists Deed Development Every More Point Prepare Revolution Revolutionary Social Speech Use Whichever Writing]
A mountain is composed of tiny grains of earth. The ocean is made up of tiny drops of water. Even so, life is but an endless series of little details, actions, speeches, and thoughts. And the consequences whether good or bad of even the least of them are far-reaching. Sivananda
[ Actions Bad Composed Consequences Details Drops Earth Endless Even Far-Reaching Good Grains Least Life Little Made Mountain Ocean Series Speeches Them Thoughts Tiny Up Water Whether]
It just seems to be a human trait to want to protect the speech of people with whom we agree. For the First Amendment, that is not good enough. So it is really important that we protect First Amendment rights of people no matter what side of the line they are on. Floyd Abrams
[ Agree Amendment Enough First Good Human Important Just Line Matter Protect Really Rights Seems Side Speech Trait Want Whom]
People make suggestions on what to say all the time. I'll give you an example; I don't read what's handed to me. People say, 'Here, here's your speech, or here's an idea for a speech.' They're changed. Trust me. George W. Bush
[ Changed Example Give Handed Here Idea Make Read Say Speech Suggestions Time Trust Your]
Fear of serious injury alone cannot justify oppression of free speech and assembly. Men feared witches and burnt women. It is the function of speech to free men from the bondage of irrational fears. Louis D. Brandeis History
[ Alone Assembly Bondage Burnt Cannot Fear Feared Fears Free Function Injury Irrational Justify Men Oppression Serious Speech Witches Women]
In our period, they say there is free speech. They say there is no penalty for poets, There is no penalty for writing poems. They say this. This is the penalty. Muriel Rukeyser
[ Free Our Penalty Period Poems Poets Say Speech Writing]
I was on the speech team, we called it forensics. Thomas Lennon
[ Called Forensics Speech Team]
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
[ Actually Always Every Gave Practiced Speeches Three Wish]
Lord Chancellor, did I deliver the speech well? I am glad of that, for there was nothing in it. George III
[ Am Chancellor Deliver Did Glad Lord Nothing Speech Well]
There are more ways of outraging speech than contradiction merely. J. L. Austin
[ Contradiction Merely More Speech Than Ways]
Liberty doesn't work as well in practice as it does in speeches. Will Rogers
[ Does Liberty Practice Speeches Well Work]
As a consequence, the Court ruled that the limits on campaign spending violated the First Amendment, but it accepted the $1,000 limit on individual contributions on the ground that the need to avoid the appearance of corruption justified this limited constraint on speech. James L. Buckley
[ Accepted Amendment Appearance Avoid Campaign Consequence Constraint Contributions Corruption Court First Ground Individual Justified Limit Limited Limits Need Ruled Speech Spending Violated]
I don't think about that. I wasn't a kid growing up saying one day I'll get an Oscar and make a speech. That wasn't on my mind. So what I do is the best work I can do. Adam Sandler
[ Best Day Get Growing Kid Make Mind Oscar Saying Speech Think Up Work]
As we saw in the Queen's Speech, anti-social behaviour - a phenomenon that I believe to be a genuine worry that is also being fed by a lot of scare stories - is the political theme of the moment. Kamal Ahmed
[ Also Behaviour Being Believe Fed Genuine Lot Moment Phenomenon Political Queen Saw Scare Speech Stories Theme Worry]
Speech and silence. We feel safer with a madman who talks than with one who cannot open his mouth. Emile M. Cioran
[ Cannot Feel His Madman Mouth Open Safer Silence Speech Talks Than]
Body language is a very powerful tool. We had body language before we had speech, and apparently, 80% of what you understand in a conversation is read through the body, not the words. Deborah Bull
[ Apparently Before Body Conversation Had Language Powerful Read Speech Through Tool Understand Very Words]
The President's speech suggested to me that were we to follow his leadership, we will be in Iraq not for months, but for years. I also hope I am wrong on this. Daniel Inouye
[ Also Am Follow His Hope Iraq Leadership Months President Speech Suggested Were Will Wrong Years]
If a university official's letter accusing a speaker of having a proclivity to commit speech crimes before she's given the speech - which then leads to Facebook postings demanding that Ann Coulter be hurt, a massive riot and a police-ordered cancellation of the speech - is not hate speech, then there is no such thing as hate speech. Ann Coulter
[ Accusing Before Commit Crimes Demanding Given Hate Having Hurt Leads Letter Massive Official Riot She Speaker Speech Such Then Thing University Which]
There are two things that are more difficult than making an after-dinner speech: climbing a wall which is leaning toward you and kissing a girl who is leaning away from you. Winston Churchill
[ After-Dinner Away Climbing Difficult Girl Kissing Leaning Making More Speech Than Things Toward Two Wall Which]
A quotation in a speech, article or book is like a rifle in the hands of an infantryman. It speaks with authority. Brendan Francis
[ Article Authority Book Hands Infantryman Quotation Rifle Speaks Speech]
Speech is human nature itself, with none of the artificiality of written language. Alfred North Whitehead
[ Human Itself Language Nature None Speech Written]
I like all things grammatical, and I had already written several books about parts of speech, and even the alphabet, so everything that makes up a sentence and even a word was covered except for punctuation. Brian P. Cleary
[ Alphabet Already Books Covered Even Everything Except Grammatical Had Makes Parts Punctuation Sentence Several Speech Things Up Word Written]
Every couple of seconds out here they're honoring somebody. You've got to get dressed, go in and sit down. Invariably somebody makes a speech. Dom DeLuise
[ Couple Down Dressed Every Get Go Got Here Honoring Invariably Makes Out Seconds Sit Somebody Speech]
A nice, easy place for freedom of speech to be eroded is comics, because comics are a natural target whenever an election comes up. Neil Gaiman
[ Because Comes Comics Easy Election Eroded Freedom Natural Nice Place Speech Target Up Whenever]
The most precious things in speech are pauses. Ralph Richardson
[ Most Pauses Precious Speech Things]
An educated man is thoroughly inoculated against humbug, thinks for himself and tries to give his thoughts, in speech or on paper, some style. Alan K. Simpson Education
[ Against Educated Give Himself His Humbug Man Paper Some Speech Style Thinks Thoroughly Thoughts Tries]
Did you ever think that making a speech on economics is a lot like pissing down your leg? It seems hot to you, but it never does to anyone else. Lyndon B. Johnson
[ Anyone Did Does Down Economics Else Ever Hot Leg Lot Making Never Seems Speech Think Your]
I grew up to have my father's looks, my father's speech patterns, my father's posture, my father's opinions, and my mother's contempt for my father. Jules Feiffer
[ Contempt Father Grew Looks Mother Opinions Patterns Posture Speech Up]
And what do Democrats stand for, if they are so ready to defame concerned citizens as the "mob" - a word betraying a Marie Antoinette delusion of superiority to ordinary mortals. I thought my party was populist, attentive to the needs and wishes of those outside the power structure. And as a product of the 1960s, I thought the Democratic party was passionately committed to freedom of thought and speech. Camille Paglia
[ Antoinette Attentive Betraying Citizens Committed Concerned Delusion Democratic Democrats Freedom Marie Mob Mortals Needs Ordinary Outside Party Passionately Populist Power Product Ready Speech Stand Structure Superiority Those ]
We meet before the movie and she gives you charts with sounds on them and makes a tape of examples. While they are setting up the scene, I go with her to the trailer and we go through the scene and correct the speech. Albert Finney
[ Before Charts Correct Examples Gives Go Her Makes Meet Movie Scene Setting She Sounds Speech Tape Them Through Trailer Up While]
There were speeches made in Congress in the very last session before the outbreak of the Rebellion, so ferocious as to show that their authors were under the influence of a real frenzy. Edward Everett
[ Authors Before Congress Ferocious Frenzy Influence Last Made Outbreak Real Rebellion Session Show Speeches Their Under Very Were]
There is a certain age at which a child looks at you in all earnestness and delivers a long, pleased speech in all the true inflections of spoken English, but with not one recognizable syllable. Annie Dillard
[ Age Certain Child Delivers Earnestness English Long Looks Pleased Recognizable Speech Spoken Syllable True Which]
So sometimes the facts are good and sometimes the facts are bad, the important thing from the point of view of a principle as broad and important as freedom of speech is that the courts articulate and set forth in a very protective way what those principles are. Floyd Abrams
[ Articulate Bad Broad Courts Facts Forth Freedom Good Important Point Principle Principles Protective Set Sometimes Speech Thing Those Very View Way]
If Thomas Jefferson had heard us, he probably would have said, 'We shouldn't have free speech.' Robin Quivers
[ Free Had Heard Jefferson Probably Said Speech Thomas Us Would]
In Japan, you get on the bullet train or the airplane, and I loved the little speeches the stewardesses would do. They even do little speeches before you play gigs. Beck
[ Airplane Before Bullet Even Get Gigs Japan Little Loved Play Speeches Stewardesses Train Would]
The standing orders of the Parliamentary Party, however, apply to me, apply to every other Member of the Parliamentary Labour Party and they put into a context the way in which those rights to freedom of speech should be exercised. Ron Davies
[ Apply Context Every Exercised Freedom However Into Labour Member Orders Other Parliamentary Party Put Rights Should Speech Standing Those Way Which]
From my earliest days I have enjoyed an attractive impediment in my speech. I have never permitted the use of the word stammer. I can't say it myself. Patrick Campbell
[ Attractive Days Earliest Enjoyed Impediment Myself Never Permitted Say Speech Stammer Use Word]
This identity, this mind, this particular cast of speech, is nearly over. Harold Brodkey
[ Cast Identity Mind Nearly Over Particular Speech]
I keep telling myself to calm down, to take less of an interest in things and not to get so excited, but I still care a lot about liberty, freedom of speech and expression, and fairness in journalism. Kate Adie
[ Calm Care Down Excited Expression Fairness Freedom Get Interest Journalism Keep Less Liberty Lot Myself Speech Still Take Telling Things]
Advertising is speech. It's regulated because it's often effective speech. Jef I. Richards
[ Advertising Because Effective Often Regulated Speech]
Speech is the mirror of the soul. Publilius Syrus
[ Mirror Soul Speech]
Outside speech, the association that is made in the memory between words having something in common creates different groups, series, families, within which very diverse relations obtain but belonging to a single category: these are associative relations. Ferdinand de Saussure
[ Association Belonging Between Category Common Creates Different Diverse Families Groups Having Made Memory Obtain Outside Relations Series Single Something Speech These Very Which Within Words]
We who officially value freedom of speech above life itself seem to have nothing to talk about but the weather. Barbara Ehrenreich
[ Above Freedom Itself Life Nothing Officially Seem Speech Talk Value Weather]
Everything that we inherit, the rain, the skies, the speech, and anybody who works in the English language in Ireland knows that there's the dead ghost of Gaelic in the language we use and listen to and that those things will reflect our Irish identity. John McGahern
[ Anybody Dead English Everything Gaelic Ghost Identity Inherit Ireland Irish Knows Language Listen Our Rain Reflect Skies Speech Things Those Use Will Works]
Speak properly, and in as few words as you can, but always plainly; for the end of speech is not ostentation, but to be understood. William Penn
[ Always End Few Ostentation Plainly Properly Speak Speech Understood Words]
Whether it's people walking off 'The View' when Bill O'Reilly makes a statement about radical Islam or Juan Williams being fired for expressing his opinion, over-reaching political correctness is chipping away at the fundamental American freedoms of speech and expression. Eric Cantor
[ American Away Being Bill Chipping Correctness Expressing Expression Fired Freedoms Fundamental His Islam Juan Makes Off Opinion Political Radical Reilly Speech Statement View Walking Whether Williams]
I love eulogies. They are the most moving kind of speech because they attempt to pluck meaning from the fog, and on short order, when the emotions are still ragged and raw and susceptible to leaps. Peggy Noonan
[ Attempt Because Emotions Fog Kind Leaps Love Meaning Most Moving Order Pluck Ragged Raw Short Speech Still Susceptible]
He didn't say that. He was reading what was given to him in a speech. Richard Darman
[ Given Him Reading Say Speech]
The mark of a true politician is that he is never at a loss for words because he is always half-expecting to be asked to make a speech. Richard M. Nixon
[ Always Asked Because Loss Make Mark Never Politician Speech True Words]
God, that all-powerful Creator of nature and architect of the world, has impressed man with no character so proper to distinguish him from other animals, as by the faculty of speech. Marcus Fabius Quintilian
[ All-Powerful Animals Architect Character Creator Distinguish Faculty God Him Impressed Man Nature Other Proper Speech World]
We need a free media, not just freedom of speech. Tom Scholz
[ Free Freedom Just Media Need Speech]
I've discovered this new electronic technique that creates new speech out of stuff that's already there. Brian Eno
[ Already Creates Discovered Electronic New Out Speech Stuff Technique]
I never had a speech from my father 'this is what you must do or shouldn't do' but I just learned to be led by example. My father wasn't perfect. Adam Sandler Dad
[ Example Father Had Just Learned Led Must Never Perfect Speech]
Great wisdom is generous; petty wisdom is contentious. Great speech is impassioned, small speech cantankerous. Zhuang Zi
[ Contentious Generous Great Impassioned Petty Small Speech Wisdom]
The task is to investigate speech sounds in relation to the meanings with which they are invested, i.e., sounds viewed as signifiers, and above all to throw light on the structure of the relation between sounds and meaning. Roman Jakobson
[ Above Between Invested Investigate Light Meaning Meanings Relation Sounds Speech Structure Task Throw Viewed Which]
Black leadership has to recognize that principles more than speech, character more than a claim, is greater in advancing the cause of our liberation than what has transpired thus far. Louis Farrakhan
[ Advancing Black Cause Character Claim Far Greater Leadership Liberation More Our Principles Recognize Speech Than Thus]
I think my first album opened a lot of doors for me to push the freedom of speech to the limit. Eminem
[ Album Doors First Freedom Limit Lot Opened Push Speech Think]
A superior man is modest in his speech, but exceeds in his actions. Confucius
[ Actions Exceeds His Man Modest Speech Superior]
Speech is the mirror of action. Solon
[ Action Mirror Speech]
The New York Times editorial page is like a Ouija board that has only three answers, no matter what the question. The answers are: higher taxes, more restrictions on political speech and stricter gun control. Ann Coulter
[ Answers Board Control Editorial Gun Higher Matter More New Only Page Political Question Restrictions Speech Stricter Taxes Three Times York]
Much talking is the cause of danger. Silence is the means of avoiding misfortune. The talkative parrot is shut up in a cage. Other birds, without speech, fly freely about. Saskya Pandita
[ Avoiding Birds Cage Cause Danger Fly Freely Means Misfortune Much Other Parrot Shut Silence Speech Talkative Talking Up Without]
An art whose medium is language will always show a high degree of critical creativeness, for speech is itself a critique of life: it names, it characterizes, it passes judgment, in that it creates. Thomas Mann
[ Always Art Characterizes Creates Creativeness Critical Critique Degree High Itself Judgment Language Life Medium Names Passes Show Speech Whose Will]
Under all speech that is good for anything there lies a silence that is better, Silence is deep as Eternity; speech is shallow as Time. Thomas Carlyle
[ Anything Better Deep Eternity Good Lies Shallow Silence Speech Time Under]
Private religious speech can't be discriminated against. It has to be treated equally with secular speech. Samuel Alito Equality
[ Against Discriminated Equally Private Religious Secular Speech Treated]
You can't trust politicians. It doesn't matter who makes a political speech. It's all lies - and it applies to any rock star who wants to make a political speech as well. Bob Geldof
[ Any Applies Lies Make Makes Matter Political Politicians Rock Speech Star Trust Wants Well]
I begin to feel like most Americans don't understand the First Amendment, don't understand the idea of freedom of speech, and don't understand that it's the responsibility of the citizen to speak out. Roger Ebert
[ Amendment Americans Begin Citizen Feel First Freedom Idea Most Out Responsibility Speak Speech Understand]
Language is legislation, speech is its code. We do not see the power which is in speech because we forget that all speech is a classification, and that all classifications are oppressive. Roland Barthes
[ Because Classification Code Forget Language Legislation Oppressive Power See Speech Which]
The goal is to give people a free encyclopedia to every person in the world, in their own language. Not just in a 'free beer' kind of way, but also in the free speech kind of way. Jimmy Wales
[ Also Beer Encyclopedia Every Free Give Goal Just Kind Language Own Person Speech Their Way World]
Watch your manner of speech if you wish to develop a peaceful state of mind. Start each day by affirming peaceful, contented and happy attitudes and your days will tend to be pleasant and successful. Norman Vincent Peale
[ Affirming Attitudes Contented Day Days Develop Each Happy Manner Mind Peaceful Pleasant Speech Start State Successful Tend Watch Will Wish Your]
Blanche talks about aging, and why should she be considered poor, because physical beauty is transitory and fading and she has such richness of the soul. I think that speech is so beautiful, and so telling and so true. Delta Burke
[ Aging Beautiful Beauty Because Blanche Considered Fading Physical Poor Richness She Should Soul Speech Such Talks Telling Think Transitory True Why]
If it were possible to talk to the unborn, one could never explain to them how it feels to be alive, for life is washed in the speechless real. Jacques Barzun
[ Alive Could Explain Feels How Life Never Possible Real Speechless Talk Them Unborn Washed Were]
In my speeches, I always condemned communism, national-socialism and fascism. Jean-Marie Le Pen
[ Always Communism Condemned Fascism Speeches]
It is unacceptable that disabled veterans in Illinois rank at the bottom of the list when it comes to disability pay. We owe our disabled veterans more than speeches, parades and monuments. Dick Durbin
[ Bottom Comes Disability Disabled Illinois List Monuments More Our Owe Parades Pay Rank Speeches Than Unacceptable Veterans]
Native Americans are the original inhabitants of the land that now constitutes the United States. They have helped develop the fundamental principles of freedom of speech and separation of powers that form the foundation of the United States Government. Joe Baca
[ Americans Constitutes Develop Form Foundation Freedom Fundamental Government Helped Inhabitants Land Native Now Original Powers Principles Separation Speech States United]
When you're standing in front of an audience like this that is so enthusiastic and so much behind you, it is very hard to give a bad speech. Even a bad speech sounds good in a convention hall like this. Susan Estrich
[ Audience Bad Behind Convention Enthusiastic Even Front Give Good Hall Hard Much Sounds Speech Standing Very]
Commercial speech is like obscenity... we can't seem to define it, but we know it when we see it. Jef I. Richards
[ Commercial Define Know Obscenity See Seem Speech]
Silence is as deep as eternity, speech a shallow as time. Thomas Carlyle
[ Deep Eternity Shallow Silence Speech Time]
He knew the lie of silence to be as evil as the lie of speech. Gilbert Parker
[ Evil Knew Lie Silence Speech]
I've been doing these conventions for 20 years, and we used to at least have debates about issues. Nothing is happening basically at this convention, other than speeches. Susan Estrich
[ Basically Been Convention Conventions Debates Doing Happening Issues Least Nothing Other Speeches Than These Used Years]
I love her attitude, but as much as I'd like to bring my medals to a speech or appearance, I never do. Mary Lou Retton
[ Appearance Attitude Bring Her Love Medals Much Never Speech]
Is sloppiness in speech caused by ignorance or apathy? I don't know and I don't care. William Safire
[ Apathy Care Caused Ignorance Know Speech]
In a good play every speech should be as fully flavored as a nut or apple. J. M. Synge
[ Apple Every Fully Good Nut Play Should Speech]
But I will say that living in Ireland has changed the cadence and fullness of speech, since the Irish love words and use as many of them in a sentence as possible. Anne McCaffrey
[ Changed Fullness Ireland Irish Living Love Many Possible Say Sentence Since Speech Them Use Will Words]
A voice is a human gift; it should be cherished and used, to utter fully human speech as possible. Powerlessness and silence go together. Margaret Atwood
[ Cherished Fully Gift Go Human Possible Powerlessness Should Silence Speech Together Used Utter Voice]
I don't attach importance to great speeches or philosophy. Jacques Santer
[ Attach Great Importance Philosophy Speeches]
Take it not amiss, O speech, that I borrow weighty words, and later try hard to make them seem light. Wislawa Szymborska
[ Amiss Borrow Hard Later Light Make Seem Speech Take Them Try Weighty Words]
I'd usually read the Bible a lot. Read little short Bible stories. And today, whenever I give speeches, I bring up a few of those Bible stories, because those are inspirations to me. Herschel Walker
[ Because Bible Bring Few Give Inspirations Little Lot Read Short Speeches Stories Those Today Up Usually Whenever]
The current total of countries in the world with First Amendments is one. You have guaranteed freedom of speech. Other countries don't have that. Neil Gaiman
[ Amendments Countries Current First Freedom Guaranteed Other Speech Total World]
The US constitution's First Amendment rights only cover Americans, but I believe that in a democracy the competition of ideas and free speech should combat beliefs that it does not agree with - more speech and debate, not censorship. Joichi Ito
[ Agree Amendment Americans Beliefs Believe Censorship Combat Competition Constitution Cover Debate Democracy Does First Free Ideas More Only Rights Should Speech Us]
Now is the time to draw a clean, clear, bright line and say if you are engaging in speech over the Internet you do not have to check with your lawyer or your accountant. You are a free American, and you have the opportunity to engage in free speech over the Internet. John Doolittle
[ Accountant American Bright Check Clean Clear Draw Engage Engaging Free Internet Lawyer Line Now Opportunity Over Say Speech Time Your]
I had worked so hard for so long that I developed a speech impediment. It happens when I get tired. Tobe Hooper
[ Developed Get Had Happens Hard Impediment Long Speech Tired Worked]
A man speaks only when driven to speech by something outside himself - like, for instance, he can't find any clean socks. Jean Kerr
[ Any Clean Driven Find Himself Instance Man Only Outside Socks Something Speaks Speech]
Great ambition, the desire of real superiority, of leading and directing, seems to be altogether peculiar to man, and speech is the great instrument of ambition. Adam Smith
[ Altogether Ambition Desire Directing Great Instrument Leading Man Peculiar Real Seems Speech Superiority]
Few speeches which have produced an electrical effect on an audience can bear the colourless photography of a printed record. Archibald Philip Primrose
[ Audience Bear Effect Electrical Few Photography Printed Produced Record Speeches Which]
We have as many planes of speech as does a painting planes of perspective which create perspective in a phrase. The most important word stands out most vividly defined in the very foreground of the sound plane. Less important words create a series of deeper planes. Konstantin Stanislavisky
[ Create Deeper Defined Does Foreground Important Less Many Most Out Painting Perspective Phrase Plane Planes Series Sound Speech Stands Very Vividly Which Word Words]
Grammar is the logic of speech, even as logic is the grammar of reason. Richard Chenevix Trench
[ Even Grammar Logic Reason Speech]
Once again, Pat Robertson leaves us speechless with his insensitivity and arrogance. Ralph Neas
[ Again Arrogance His Insensitivity Leaves Once Pat Robertson Speechless Us]
I don't think we should be deprived of the privilege of free speech. Loretta Swit
[ Deprived Free Privilege Should Speech Think]
Several speeches were made by the chiefs during the council, all expressive in the highest degree of their friendly disposition towards our government, and their conduct in every particular manifested the sincerity of their declarations. William Henry Ashley
[ Chiefs Conduct Council Declarations Degree Disposition During Every Expressive Friendly Government Highest Made Manifested Our Particular Several Sincerity Speeches Their Towards Were]
I mean there's enormous pressures to harmonize freedom of speech legislation and transparency legislation around the world - within the E.U., between China and the United States. Which way is it going to go? It's hard to see. Julian Assange
[ Around Between China Enormous Freedom Go Going Hard Harmonize Legislation Mean Pressures See Speech States Transparency United Way Which Within World]
If the word 'No' was removed from the English language, Ian Paisley would be speechless. John Hume
[ English Ian Language Paisley Removed Speechless Word Would]
Language is political. That's why you and me, my Brother and Sister, that's why we supposed to choke our natural self into the weird, lying, barbarous, unreal, white speech and writing habits that the schools lay down like holy law. June Jordan
[ Barbarous Brother Choke Down Habits Holy Into Language Law Lay Lying Natural Our Political Schools Self Sister Speech Supposed Unreal Weird White Why Writing]
Freedom of speech, freedom of the press, and freedom of religion all have a double aspect - freedom of thought and freedom of action. Frank Murphy
[ Action Aspect Double Freedom Press Religion Speech Thought]
One way of looking at speech is to say it is a constant stratagem to cover nakedness. Harold Pinter
[ Constant Cover Looking Nakedness Say Speech Stratagem Way]
We want deeper sincerity of motive, a greater courage in speech and earnestness in action. Sarojini Naidu
[ Action Courage Deeper Earnestness Greater Motive Sincerity Speech Want]
Laws protecting the United States flag do not cut away at the freedom of speech guaranteed in the First Amendment... Congress made this position clear upon passage of the Flag Protection Act of 1989, which prohibited desecration of the flag. Larry Craig
[ Act Amendment Away Clear Congress Cut Desecration First Flag Freedom Guaranteed Laws Made Passage Position Prohibited Protecting Protection Speech States United Upon Which]
All speech is vain and empty unless it be accompanied by action. Demosthenes
[ Accompanied Action Empty Speech Unless Vain]
The freedom to make a fortune on the stock exchange has been made to sound more alluring than freedom of speech. John Mortimer
[ Alluring Been Exchange Fortune Freedom Made Make More Sound Speech Stock Than]
U.S.A. is the speech of the people. John Dos Passos
[ Speech]
My wife has a slight impediment in her speech. Every now and then she stops to breathe. Jimmy Durante
[ Breathe Every Her Impediment Now She Slight Speech Stops Then Wife]
All the big powers they've silenced me. So much for free speech and choice on this fundamental human right. Jack Kevorkian
[ Big Choice Free Fundamental Human Much Powers Right Silenced Speech]
Eloquent speech is not from lip to ear, but rather from heart to heart. William Jennings Bryan
[ Ear Eloquent Heart Lip Rather Speech]
One of the most difficult speeches to prepare is an address to a graduation class, which is why I don't often do them. Jerry Moran
[ Address Class Difficult Graduation Most Often Prepare Speeches Them Which Why]
He fertilizes a phrase or a line of poetry for weeks and then gives birth to it in a speech. John Colville
[ Birth Fertilizes Gives Line Phrase Poetry Speech Then Weeks]
When you consider what Tony Blair was saying about liberty, human rights and that sort of thing, it would be terribly revolutionary to sell the speeches he and Jack Straw made in 1994. Rory Bremner
[ Blair Consider Human Jack Liberty Made Revolutionary Rights Saying Sell Sort Speeches Straw Terribly Thing Tony Would]
Effective leadership is not about making speeches or being liked; leadership is defined by results not attributes. Peter Drucker
[ Attributes Being Defined Effective Leadership Liked Making Results Speeches]