Long Speeches Quotes

Long Speeches Quotes by Richard Armour, Gautama Buddha, Albert Camus, Winston Churchill, Friedrich Schiller, John Heider and many others.

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[Beowolf] is considered an epic because of its long speeches, its digressions, its repetition, and its being required.
Richard Armour
Better than a long speech is a single quietening word.
Gautama Buddha
But all the long speeches, all the interminable days and hours that people had spent talking about my soul, had left me with the impression of a colorless swirling river that was making me dizzy.
Albert Camus
I’m going to make a long speech because I’ve not had the time to prepare a short one.
Winston Churchill
What is the short meaning of the long speech?
Friedrich Schiller
I am sorry to have made such a long speech, but I did not have time to write a shorter one.
Winston Churchill
The leader teaches more through being than through doing. The quality of one’s silence conveys more than long speeches.
John Heider
Every man should study conciseness in speaking; it is a sign of ignorance not to know that long speeches, though they may please the speaker, are the torture of the hearer.
Owen Feltham
Nature doesn’t make long speeches.
With God there is no need for long speeches.
Jane Frances de Chantal
If you’re a comic, you don’t have a rehearsal room; you rehearse on stage. My main concern is remembering everything. I’ve written lots of material, but how do you memorise 90 minutes? That’s one hell of a long speech. I’ve always had problems with that.
Dylan Moran