Quotes on Communication
The difference between a smart man and a wise man is that a smart man knows what to say, a wise man knows whether or not to say it.
Frank M. Garafola
One way to prevent conversation from being boring is to say the wrong thing.
Not the fastest horse can catch a word spoken in anger.
Listening, not imitation, may be the sincerest form of flattery.
Attentive listening is the foundation of good therapy, leadership, parenting, friendship, and even meaningful politics. The need to be heard, understood, and truly know is universal.
Stephen Post, PhD and Jill Neimark, Why Good Things Happen to Good People
The 8 key words that will move practically anyone to your side of the issue: 'If you can't do it, I'll definitely understand.'
Great speakers are not born, they're trained.
Perhaps you will forget tomorrow the kind words you say today, but the recipient may cherish them over a lifetime.
Talk to people about themselves
and they will listen for hours.
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