From Quotes
The greatest blunders, like the thickest ropes, are often compounded of a multitude of strands. Take the rope apart, separate it into the small threads that compose it, and you can break them one by one. You think, "That is all there was!" But twist them all together and you have something tremendous.
Victor Hugo
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Quotes regarding Speeches.

  • "Speak when you are angry—and you will make the best speech you'll ever regret." ~ Laurence J. Peter
  • "It usually takes more than three weeks to prepare a good impromptu speech." ~ Mark Twain
  • "Today's public figures can no longer write their own speeches or books, and there is some evidence that they can't read them either." ~ Gore Vidal
  • "Let thy speech be short, comprehending much in a few words." ~ Apocrypha

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