Democracy means government by discussion, but it is only effective if you can stop people talking.
If you're a gifted flirt, talking about the price of eggs will do as well as any other subject.
Talking and eloquence are not the same: to speak and to speak well are two things. A fool may talk, but a wise man speaks.
The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.
I always give low value to talks; only after growing through action we should start talking.
A mistake proves that someone stopped talking long enough to do something.
Most of the arguments to which I am party fall somewhat short of being impressive, knowing to the fact that neither I nor my opponent knows what we are talking about
Nothing is as frustrating as arguing with someone who knows what he's talking about
Democracy means government by discussion, but it is only effective if you can stop people talking
“Anyone who expects a source of power from the transformation of the atom is talking moonshine”
"If you've got the truth you can demonstrate it. Talking doesn't prove it."
Talking comes by nature, silence by wisdom.
Building trust requires talking and thinking about trust.
Be content to act, and leave the talking to others.
A foolish man tells a woman to stop talking, but a wise man tells her that her mouth is extremely beautiful when her lips are closed
Opinion of ghosts, ignorance of second causes, devotion to what men fear, and talking of things casual for prognostics, consisteth the natural seeds of religion
Talking about dreams is like talking about movies, since the cinema uses the language of dreams; years can pass in a second and you can hop from one place to another. Itís a language made of image. And in the real cinema, every object and every light means something, as in a dream.
It is greed to do all the talking but not to want to listen at all
The politicians were talking themselves red, white and blue in the face.
When you stop talking, you've lost your customer. When you turn your back, you've lost her.
Globalization, as defined by rich people like us, is a very nice thing... you are talking about the Internet, you are talking about cell phones, you are talking about computers. This doesn't affect two-thirds of the people of the world.
A lot of good arguments are spoiled by some fool who knows what he is talking about
Guilt is a poor, helpless, dependent being. Without the alliance of able, diligent, and let me add, fortunate fraud, it is inevitably undone. If the guilty culprit be obstinately silent, it forms a deadly presumption against him; if he speaks, talking tends only to his discovery, and his very defence often furnishes the materials for his conviction.
We are sick with fascination for the useful tools of names and numbers, of symbols, signs, conceptions and ideas. Meditation is therefore the art of suspending verbal and symbolic thinking for a time, somewhat as a courteous audience will stop talking when a concert is about to begin.
Talking about golf is always boring. Playing golf can be interesting, but not the part where you try to hit the little ball; only the part where you drive the cart.