"Communication is one of the most important skills you require for a
"Think first. Talk less. Start today."
COMMUNICATION - Let's build bridges, not walls.
"We take communication for granted because we do it so frequently, but it's actually a complex process."
Joseph Sommerville, PhD
"Fools talk because they have to say something whereas the wise talk because they have something worth hearing."
Paul Bowden, The New Art Of Worldly Wisdom
"Communication sometimes is not what you first hear,
listen not just to the words, but listen for the reason."
"Did you ever notice how difficult it is to argue with someone who is not obsessed with being right?"
Wayne W. Dyer
"Your ability to communicate is an important tool in your pursuit of your goals, whether it is with your family, your co-workers or your clients and customers."
If you don't seem confident of what you say or your speech is stuffed with instances
of throat-clearing and fillers, why would the listener have any concrete faith in your words either?
Grady Roche, Grady How to Persuade People
"For effective communication think about how is your speech is perceived than in what you are actually saying."
"Regardless of the changes in technology, the market for well-crafted messages will always have an audience."
"I began noting where the audience laughed or clapped or paid closest attention. I came to realize that a good speech is not a soliloquy but a dialogue."
Sarah Ferguson The Duchess of York, What I Know Now
"Not only to say the right thing in the right place, but far more difficult, to leave unsaid the wrong thing at the tempting moment."
"The reason why so few people are agreeable in conversations is that each is thinking more about what he intends to say than about what others are saying, and we never listen when we are eager to speak."
Francois La Rochefoucauld
"Not the fastest horse can catch a word spoken in anger."
"A lot of problems in the world would be solved if we talked to each other instead of about each other."
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