"Communication is one of the most important skills you require for a
"We take communication for granted because we do it so frequently, but it's actually a complex process."
Joseph Sommerville, PhD
"Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak.
Courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen."
"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."
"For effective communication think about how is your speech is perceived than in what you are actually saying."
Byron Rivers, from Communication In The Workplace
"Regardless of the changes in technology, the market for well-crafted messages will always have an audience."
"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
"When the mind is thinking, it is talking to itself."