Quotes about Communication

"The greatest motivational act one person can do for another is to listen."

Roy E Moody (-) author and professional speaker.


"Don't be afraid of opposition. Remember, a kite rises against; not with; the wind."

Hamilton Wright Mabie ((1846–1916)) was an American essayist, editor, critic, and lecturer.


"Use soft words and hard arguments."

English verb (-)


"Two ears, one mouth-maybe God had something in mind."

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

Anne Morrow Lindbergh, (born Anne Spencer Morrow) (June 22, 1906 – February 7, 2001) was a pioneering American aviator, author, and the spouse of fellow aviator Charles Lindbergh.


"Know how to ask. There is nothing more difficult for some people. Nor for other, easier."

Baltasar Gracián y Morales (January 8, 1601 – December 6, 1658) was a Spanish Jesuit and baroque prose writer.


"The greatest gift you can give another is the purity of your attention."

Richard Moss (-) author of six books on transformation, self-healing, and the art of conscious living.


"Words are the most powerful drug used by mankind."

Rudyard Kipling (30 December 1865 – 18 January 1936) was a British author and poet. Born in Bombay, in British India. He is regarded as a major "innovator in the art of the short story".


"Whenever people agree with me I always feel I must be wrong."

Oscar Fingal O'Flahertie Wills Wilde (16 October 1854 – 30 November 1900 ) was an Irish writer, poet, and prominent aesthete. After writing in different forms throughout the 1880s, he became one of London's most popular playwrights in the early 1890s. Today he is remembered for his many epigrams, his plays which are still revived, and the tragedy of his imprisonment and early death.


"It is the province of knowledge to speak and it is the privilege of wisdom to listen."

Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. (August 29, 1809 – October 7, 1894) was an American physician, professor, lecturer, and author. Regarded by his peers as one of the best writers of the 19th century.