Quotes about oratory

Beware the/easy griefs, that fool and fuel nothing./It is too easy to cry "AFRIKA!"/and shock thy street,/and purse thy mouth,/and go home t ...

Gwendolyn Brooks oratory social/political activism television

Nothing is so difficult to believe that oratory cannot make it acceptable, nothing so rough and uncultured as not to gain brillian ce and re ...

Marcus Tullius Cicero eloquence oratory

It is my conviction that women are the natural orators of the race. ...

Eliza Archard Connor oratory women's nature

... women are more quiet. They don't feel called to mount a barrel and harangue by the hour every time they imagine they have prod uced an i ...

Anna Julia Cooper ideas sex differences oratory

...the worst horror of the Russian Revolution was the letting loose of one hundred million orators, for their passion for talk was immediate ...

Rheta Childe Dorr oratory Russian Revolution

They had their fortunes to make, everything to gain and nothing to lose. They were schooled in and anxious for debates; forcible i n argumen ...

Federal Writers' Project Of The Wor lawyers politics oratory

A candidate once called his opponent "a willful, obstinate, unsavory, obnoxious, pusillanimous, pestilential, pernicious, and perv ersable l ...

Federal Writers' Project Of The Wor politics elections oratory

To find ways of practicing democracy, not ways of orating about it, is our great problem. ...

Mary Barnett Gilson democracy: the practice oratory

He was not in the least a rhetorician, was not talking to Buncombe or his constituents anywhere, had no need to invent anything bu t to tell ...

Henry David Thoreau Brown John oratory Cromwell Oliver

Truth is his inspirer, and earnestness the polisher of his sentences. He could afford to lose his Sharp's rifles, while he retaine d his fac ...

Henry David Thoreau Brown John oratory truth