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As debate is rare in the House of Representatives, since nearly all real business is done in the committees, it is very natural th ...
Anyone who has invented a better mousetrap, or the contemporary equivalent, can expect to be harassed by strangers demanding that ...
It is the vice of our public speaking that it has not abandonment. Somewhere, not only every orator but every man should let out a ...
Why any quick-witted and sensitive person should feel ashamed of having said good-by to politics, he couldn't imagine. The sordid ...
Public speaking is done in the public tongue, the national or tribal language; and the language of our tribe is the men's language ...
For most women, the language of conversation is primarily a language of rapport: a way of establishing connections and negotiating ...
The greatest and truest models for all orators ... is Demosthenes. One who has not studied deeply and constantly all the great spe ...
[He said] "Mary, don't be a fool, nobody's asked you to speak publicly in seventy years and they're not going to start now."
If a man can write a better book, preach a better sermon, or make a better mouse-trap, than his neighbor, though he build his hous ...
Extemporaneous speaking should be practised and cultivated. It is the lawyer's avenue to the public.... And yet there is not a mor ...
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