Quotes about Communication

"If you don't read the newspaper, you are uninformed; if you do read the newspaper, you are misinformed."

Mark Twain born:Samuel Langhorne Clemens (November 30, 1835 – April 21, 1910) was an American author and humorist. Twain is noted for his novels Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1884), which has been called "the Great American Novel", and The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (1876). Twain was a friend to presidents, artists, industrialists, and European royalty.


"If you don't agree with me it means you haven't been listening."

Sam Markewich (-)


"Sometimes the last thing you want to hear is the first thing you need to hear."

Unknown (-)


"If you cannot convince them, confuse them."

Harry S. Truman (May 8, 1884 – December 26, 1972) was the 33rd President of the United States (1945–1953).


"Tact is the art of making a point without making an enemy."

Dr. Jon Olson (-) specializes in pain management in Washington.


"Conversation would be vastly improved by the constant use of four simple words: I do not know."

André Maurois, born Emile Salomon Wilhelm Herzog (26 July 1885, – 9 October 1967) was a French author.


"Listen to many, speak to a few."

William Shakespeare (baptised 26 April 1564; died 23 April 1616) was an English poet and playwright, widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language and the world's pre-eminent dramatist.


"When angry, count to ten before you speak. If very angry, count to one hundred."

Thomas Jefferson (April 13, 1743 – July 4, 1826) was the third President of the United States (1801–1809) and the principal author of the Declaration of Independence (1776). Jefferson was one of the most influential Founding Fathers, known for his promotion of the ideals of republicanism in the United States.


"When two men always agree, one of them is unnecessary."

William Wrigley, Jr. (September 30, 1861–January 26, 1932) was a U.S. chewing gum industrialist. He was founder and eponym of the Wm. Wrigley Jr. Company in 1891.