Conversation Quotes

It is not the number of books you read, nor the variety of sermons you hear, nor the amount of religious conversation in which you mix, but it is the frequency and earnestness with which you meditate on these things till the truth in them becomes your own and part of your being, that ensures your growth

Frederick William Robertson

What students lack in school is an intellectual relationship or conversation with the teacher.

William Glasser

The best argument against democracy is a five-minute conversation with the average voter

Winston Churchill

To listen closely and reply well is the highest perfection we are able to attain in the art of conversation.

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

There is no conversation more boring than the one where everybody agrees.

Michel Eyquem de Montaigne

They never talk about themselves but listen to you while you talk about yourself, and keep up an appearance of being interested in the conversation.

Jerome K. Jerome

In order to evolve, you must stand still long enough for your Heart to have a Conversation with your Brain.

Erin Dalli

A weblog is a coffeehouse conversation in text, with references as required.

Rebecca Blood

Debate is the death of conversation.

Kitty O'Neill Collins

Debate is masculine, conversation is feminine.

Amos Bronson Alcott

Ideal conversation must be an exchange of thought, and not, as many of those who worry most about their shortcomings believe, an eloquent exhibition of wit or oratory.

Emily Post

Conceit causes more conversation than wit.

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

Romance like a ghost escapes touching; it is always where you are not, not where you are. The interview or conversation was prose at the time, but it is poetry in the memory.

Curtis, George William

Though reading and conversation may furnish us with many ideas of men and things, yet it is our own meditation must form our judgment.

Isaac Watts

My meditation Is my soul's Soundless sound-conversation With my Inner Pilot

Sri Chinmoy

A blog is in many ways a continuing conversation

Andrew Sullivan

Ten thousand times a million sons of sons move Through one great and towering town Wearing their wits, which means their laughter, As their crown. Set free upon the earth By simple gifts of knowing how mere mirth can cut the bonds And pull the blood spikes out; Their conversation shouts of "Fool!"

Ray Douglas Bradbury

I have been thinking about our conversation and about your book, and I am afraid that I expressed myself badly yesterday. When I said that one may love and be loved at any age I ought to have added that sometimes this love comes too late. It comes when one no longer has the right to prove to the loved one how much she is loved, except by love's sacrifice.

Paul Charles Joseph Bourget

He would, when engaged in an animated conversation with a friend, talk quickly and well for a few minutes, and then suddenly and without any very apparent cause would begin to stutter so much, that it was often difficult to understand him.

Isa Bowman

Say this much for big league baseball - it is beyond question the greatest conversation piece ever invented in America

Bruce Catton

There can be no situation in life in which the conversation of my dear sister will not administer some comfort to me.

Mary Worley Montagu

The best argument against democracy is a five minute conversation with the average voter.

Winston Churchill

The true spirit of conversation consists in building on another man's observation, not overturning it

Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton

The best kind of friend is the one you could sit on a porch with, never saying a word, and walk away feeling like that was the best conversation you've had.

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