Talking Quotes

The trouble with talking too fast is you may say something you haven't thought of yet.

Ann Landers

In a bad marriage, friends are the invisible glue. If we have enough friends, we may go on for years, intending to leave, talking about leaving, instead of actually getting up and leaving.

Erica Mann Jong

Just as a man is fulfilled through working out the intricate details of solving a problem, a woman is fulfilled through talking about the details of her problems.

John Gray

There is nothing so annoying as having two people talking when you're busy interrupting.

Daniel Tosh

People talking without speaking, People hearing without listening, People writing songs that voices never share, and no one dare disturb the Sound of Silence.

Silence People

Two people in a conversation amount to four people talking. The four are what one person says, what he really wanted to say, what his listener heard, and what he thought he heard.

William Jennings Bryant

Neurotics complain of their illness, but they make the most of it, and when it comes to talking it away from them they will defend it like a lioness her young.

Sigmund Freud

Talking much about oneself can also be a means to conceal oneself.

Friedrich Nietzsche

Information technology and business are becoming inextricably interwoven. I don't think anybody can talk meaningfully about one without the talking about the other.

Bill Gates

Talking is a hydrant in the yard and writing is a faucet upstairs in the house. Opening the first takes the pressure off the second.

Robert Frost

When you start about family, about lineage and ancestry, you are talking about every person on earth.

Alex Haley

It is a safe rule to apply that, when a mathematical or philosophical author writes with a misty profundity, he is talking nonsense.

Alfred North Whitehead

Always remember, money isn't everything - but also remember to make a lot of it before talking such fool nonsense.

Earl Wilson

No one is exempt from talking nonsense; the misfortune is to do it solemnly.

Michel Montaigne

Thinking is the talking of the soul with itself.

Fortune Cookie

Creative semantics is the key to contemporary government; it consists of talking in strange tongues lest the public learn the inevitable inconveniently early.

George F. Will

What passes for real debate in Washington often seems more like an echo chamber, with politicians talking at politicians.

Bill Delahunt

At every level in Washington, people are talking about that and looking for . . . another secure document that would not inhibit or impede trade or legitimate travellers across our country.

David Wilkins

The only infallible rule we know is, that the man who is always talking about being a gentleman never is one.

Robert Smith Surtees

It is a common delusion that you make things better by talking about them.

Rose Macaulay

Share whatever it is you're ashamed about. You may think you can hide your shame by not talking about it, but in reality, it's your shame that's hiding you.

Adam Appleson

"If you've got the truth you can demonstrate it. Talking doesn't prove it."

Robert A. Heinlein

It's silly talking about how many years we will have to spend in the jungles of Vietnam when we could pave the whole country and put parking stripes on it and still be home for Christmas.

Ronald Reagan

You can't lose weight by talking about it. You have to keep your mouth shut.

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