Talking Quotes

The best of life is conversation, and the greatest success is confidence, or perfect understanding between two people.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Wise men speak because they have something to say; Fools because they have to say something.

Plato

Talking comes by nature, silence by wisdom.

Proverb

The reason I talk to myself is that I'm the only one whose answers I accept.

George Carlin

Speech is conveniently located midway between thought and action, where it often substitutes for both.

John Andrew Holmes

One ought, each day at least, to hear a little song, read a good poem, see a fine picture and, if possible, speak a few reasonable words.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

If you don't wish a man to do a thing you had better get him to talk about it; for the more men talk, the more likely they are to do nothing else.

Thomas Carlyle

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

Daniel Tosh

We were talking a lot, but we weren't communicating at all.

Chetan Bhagat

Silence is golden when you can't think of a good answer.

Muhammad Ali

The honorablest part of talk is to give the occasion, and again to moderate and pass to somewhat else; for then a man leads the dance.

Francis Bacon

It is a difficult task to talk to the purpose, and to put life and perspicuity into our discourse.

Jeremy Collier

I like to do all the talking myself. It saves time, and prevents arguments.

Oscar Wilde

Thirty was so strange for me. I've really had to come to terms with the fact that I am now a walking and talking adult.

C.S. Lewis

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.

Unknown

When a woman is talking to you, listen to what she says with her eyes.

Victor Hugo

Set up the listening. Prepare who you are talking to for what you want them to hear. Get people to listen as a possibility rather than a problem.

Mal Pancoast

Talking much about oneself may be a way of hiding oneself.

Friedrich Nietzsche

There is nothing more difficult than talking about music.

Camille Saint-Saens

Modern poets talk against business, poor things, but all of us write for money. Beginners are subjected to trial by market.

Robert Frost

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

The opposite of talking isn't listening. The opposite of talking is waiting.

Fran Lebowitz

Talking about music is like dancing about architecture.

Steve Martin

Much talking is the cause of danger. Silence is the means of avoiding misfortune. The talkative parrot is shut up in a cage. Other birds, without speech, fly freely about.

Saskya Pandita

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Updated On : June 11, 2013
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