stump oratory quotes

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...there is hope for a tree, if it is cut down, that it will sprout again, and that its shoots will not cease. Though its root gro ...
A man who sees another man on the street corner with only a stump for an arm will be so shocked the first time he'll give him sixp ...
Nothing is so difficult to believe that oratory cannot make it acceptable, nothing so rough and uncultured as not to gain brillian ...
A man may lack everything but tact and conviction and still be a forcible speaker; but without these nothing will avail.... Fluenc ...
The fact alone that both, like Chatham before them, were great war ministers, links their names inseparably. Beyond that, they sha ...
...the worst horror of the Russian Revolution was the letting loose of one hundred million orators, for their passion for talk was ...
'T is wonderful how soon a piano gets into a log hut on the frontier. You would think they found it under a pine stump. With it co ...
If we should swap a good library for a second-rate stump speech and not ask for boot, it would be thoroughly in tune with our hear ...
They had their fortunes to make, everything to gain and nothing to lose. They were schooled in and anxious for debates; forcible i ...
The purpose of a work of fiction is to appeal to the lingering after-effects in the reader's mind as differing from, say, the purp ...
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