Talk Quotes

This is not the age of pamphleteers. It is the age of engineers. The spark-gap is mightier than the pen. Democracy will not be salvaged by men who talk fluently, debate forcefully and quote aptly.

Lancelot Hogben

Watching something on your cell phone seems like crazy talk to me.

Matt Thompson

Girls are strategic. They will talk about love and romance and all that crap but when it comes to doing the deal they will choose the fattest chicken.

Chetan Bhagat

Think with the wise, but talk with the vulgar.

Greek Proverb

People who lead a lonely existence always have something on their minds that they are eager to talk about.

Anton Chekhov

When the stomach is full, it is easy to talk of fasting.

St. Jerome

We have two ears and one tongue so that we would listen more and talk less.


If you make listening and observation your occupation you will gain much more than you can by talk.

Robert Baden-Powell

To listen well, is as powerful a means of influence as to talk well, and is as essential to all true conversation

Chinese Proverb

When we talk about understanding, surely it takes place only when the mind listens completely - the mind being your heart, your nerves, your ears- when you give your whole attention to it.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

Talk not of wasted affection; affection was never wasted.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Booksellers are the most valuable destination for the lonely, given the numbers of books that were written because authors couldn't find anyone to talk to.

Alain de Botton

If dogs could talk, it would take a lot of the fun out of owning one.

Andy Rooney

The current state of the news media is partially to blame for the publicís general lack of information vital for responsible citizenship in a democracy. The news media has become an aspect of show business, offering merely infotainment. It has evolved into an entity that tends to function as a public relations agency for wealthy and powerful multinational corporations, members of Congress, the current Presidential Administration including the administrations that preceded it. The news media is being utilized as a political tool of suppression and propaganda by those in power, and propaganda is psychological in nature. Full of half-truths and utter misinformation, itís an arrogant and very commercial strategy that is implemented because it appeals to emotions, fear being the main one relentless talk of national security, personal and community safety, can trigger childhood insecurities and indoctrinated views of authority.

Teresa Stover

Burgundy makes you think of silly things, Bordeaux makes you talk of them and Champagne makes you do them.


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