Communication Quotes

If a person feels he can't communicate, the least he can do is shut up about it.

Tom Lehrer

My basic rule is to speak slowly and simply so that my audience has an opportunity to follow and think about what I am saying.

Margaret Chase Smith

Who speaks, sows; Who listens, reaps.

Argentine Proverb

The way we communicate with others and with ourselves ultimately determines the quality of our lives

Anthony Robbins

Good communication is as stimulating as black coffee, and just as hard to sleep after.

Anne Morrow Lindbergh

Communication is the real work of leadership.

Nitin Nohria

Public speaking is the art of diluting a two-minute idea with a two-hour vocabulary.

John Fitzgerald Kennedy

Think like a wise man but communicate in the language of the people.

William Butler Yeats

Electric communication will never be a substitute for the face of someone who with their soul encourages another person to be brave and true.

Charles Dickens

Of all of our inventions for mass communication, pictures still speak the most universally understood language.

Walt Disney

It is greed to do all the talking but not to want to listen at all

Democritus

A good conversationalist is not one who remembers what was said, but says what someone wants to remember.

John Mason Brown

It is no use speaking in soft, gentle tones if everyone else is shouting.

Joseph Priestley

To some extent we are all the prisoners of stereotypes; we see each other in terms of distorted and oversimplified images. Better communication in the realm of ideas, of the arts, and of science can help refashion these false images. And by seeing more clearly we may act more wisely.

Chester Bliss Bowles

Creating channels between people who want to work together toward change has always been one of the ways that social movements push the world forward and make it better.

Mark Zuckerberg

The thing that we are trying to do at facebook, is just help people connect and communicate more efficiently.

Mark Zuckerberg

The meaning of your communication is the response you get.

Gregory Bateson

Our reputation has been hurt very badly in the last few years. We've had a go-it-alone mentality in a world where because of communications and transportation, you should be going exactly in the other direction.

Michael Bloomberg

Society cannot share a common communication system so long as it is split into warring factions.

Eugen Berthold Friedrich Brecht

In the technotronic society the trend would seem to be towards the aggregation of the individual support of millions of uncoordinated citizens, easily within the reach of magnetic and attractive personalities effectively exploiting the latest communications techniques to manipulate emotions and control reason.

Zbigniew Kazimierz Brzezinski

The key to any good relationship, on-screen and off, is communication, respect, and I guess you have to like the way the other person smells

Sandra Bullock

Evil communication corrupts good manners. I hope to live to hear that good communication corrects bad manners.

Benjamin Banneker

Ones language is a spiritual location. It houses your soul. If you were born in America all essential communication, your deepest conversations with yourself, will be in English. ... Your English is the principal instrument of your humanity.

Saul Bellow

The general rule of law is, that the noblest of human productions -- knowledge, truths ascertained, conceptions, and ideas -- become, after voluntary communication to others, free as the air to common use.

Louis Dembitz Brandeis

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Updated On : December 18, 2013
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