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When the public's right to know is threatened, and when the rights of free speech and free press are at risk, all of the other liberties we hold dear are endangered.
~By Christopher Dodd ~


Lately I've been believing that music predates speech.
~By Debbie Harry ~


One of the most difficult speeches to prepare is an address to a graduation class, which is why I don't often do them.
~By Jerry Moran ~


Much speech is one thing, well-timed speech is another.
~By Sophocles ~


Monkeys who very sensibly refrain from speech, lest they should be set to earn their livings.
~By Kenneth Grahame ~


Laughter is, after speech, the chief thing that holds society together.
~By Max Eastman ~


In speech after speech on his health care plan, the President has tried to convince us that what he is proposing will be good for America. But, how can it be good for America if it raises taxes by a half trillion dollars and costs a trillion dollars or more to implement?
~By Scott Brown ~


In Japan, you get on the bullet train or the airplane, and I loved the little speeches the stewardesses would do. They even do little speeches before you play gigs.
~By Beck ~


Literature is the immortality of speech.
~By August Wilhelm von Schlegel ~


The commencement speech is not, I think, a wholly satisfactory manifestation of our culture.
~By John Kenneth Galbraith ~


The next day the two sisters went to the ball, and so did Cinderella, but dressed more magnificently than before. The King's son was always by her side, and his pretty speeches to her never ceased.
~By Charles Perrault ~


Never forget posterity when devising a policy. Never think of posterity when making a speech.
~By Robert G. Menzies ~


A very considerable body of the German people live in America and propose to fight that Government. Bourke in his great speech last week welcoming the Belgian mission to Boston worked out the President's meaning with care.
~By Shane Leslie ~


Each party steals so many articles of faith from the other, and the candidates spend so much time making each other's speeches, that by the time election day is past there is nothing much to do save turn the sitting rascals out and let a new gang in.
~By H. L. Mencken ~


So the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund is out there preserving and fighting for, and sometimes winning and sometimes losing, the fight for First Amendment rights in comics and, more generally, for freedom of speech.
~By Neil Gaiman ~


Speak properly, and in as few words as you can, but always plainly; for the end of speech is not ostentation, but to be understood.
~By William Penn ~


Both free speech rights and property rights belong legally to individuals, but their real function is social, to benefit vast numbers of people who do not themselves exercise these rights.
~By Thomas Sowell ~


I love eulogies. They are the most moving kind of speech because they attempt to pluck meaning from the fog, and on short order, when the emotions are still ragged and raw and susceptible to leaps.
~By Peggy Noonan ~


There are more ways of outraging speech than contradiction merely.
~By J. L. Austin ~


In talking to you I feel very much more at ease than my colleagues who gave the speeches during the banquet.
~By Felix Bloch ~


The political core of any movement for freedom in the society has to have the political imperative to protect free speech.
~By bell hooks ~


I have said consistently both in my papers and in my speeches - which you heard in the primary campaign - that I will continue to phase out the Capital Stock and Franchise tax.
~By Ed Rendell ~


Hundreds of political prisoners still suffer in Tibetan prisons. Freedom of speech is not allowed in any sense. It is illegal to possess a photo of the Dalai Lama.
~By Joanna Lumley ~


Freedom of speech is always under attack by Fascist mentality, which exists in all parts of the world, unfortunately.
~By Lawrence Ferlinghetti ~


In days when the public safety is imminently threatened, and the fate of a nation may hang upon a single act, we owe frank speech, above all other men, to him who is highest in authority. I shall speak to you as man to man.
~By Robert Dale Owen ~


There is a certain age at which a child looks at you in all earnestness and delivers a long, pleased speech in all the true inflections of spoken English, but with not one recognizable syllable.
~By Annie Dillard ~


For my part, if I consider poetry as an object, I maintain that it is born of the necessity of adding a vocal sound (speech) to the hammering of the first tribal music.
~By Eugenio Montale ~


A superior man is modest in his speech, but exceeds in his actions.
~By Confucius ~


Lord Chancellor, did I deliver the speech well? I am glad of that, for there was nothing in it.
~By George III ~


Commencement speeches were invented largely in the belief that outgoing college students should never be released into the world until they have been properly sedated.
~By G. B. Trudeau ~


Much talking is the cause of danger. Silence is the means of avoiding misfortune. The talkative parrot is shut up in a cage. Other birds, without speech, fly freely about.
~By Saskya Pandita ~


Unfortunately, the media, which are not at all reluctant to act in their own self-interest, have succeeded in equating reform in the public mind with further restrictions on just about everyone else's freedom of political speech.
~By James L. Buckley ~


No one ever complains about a speech being too short!
~By Ira Hayes ~


Free speech carries with it some freedom to listen.
~By Warren E. Burger ~


Language is legislation, speech is its code. We do not see the power which is in speech because we forget that all speech is a classification, and that all classifications are oppressive.
~By Roland Barthes ~


When you make as many speeches and you talk as much as I do and you get away from the text, it's always a possibility to get a few words tangled here and there.
~By Dan Quayle ~


You must stand for free speech in the streets.
~By Mary Harris Jones ~


It's hard to believe President George Bush gave a speech in New Orleans about disaster recovery and failed to mention the word 'farm' or the word 'rural.'
~By Jim Hightower ~


Fear of serious injury alone cannot justify oppression of free speech and assembly. Men feared witches and burnt women. It is the function of speech to free men from the bondage of irrational fears.
~By Louis D. Brandeis ~


We have as many planes of speech as does a painting planes of perspective which create perspective in a phrase. The most important word stands out most vividly defined in the very foreground of the sound plane. Less important words create a series of deeper planes.
~By Konstantin Stanislavisky ~


We need a free media, not just freedom of speech.
~By Tom Scholz ~


Silence may be as variously shaded as speech.
~By Edith Wharton ~


No woman can be handsome by the force of features alone, any more that she can be witty by only the help of speech.
~By Kin Hubbard ~


The human brain is a wonderful organ. It starts to work as soon as you are born and doesn't stop until you get up to deliver a speech.
~By George Jessel ~


We all have the right of freedom of speech under the First Amendment. We all don't have to agree with one another on our opinions. Everyone in my circle, that I run around with, we all feel the same about God, country, integrity and character.
~By Luke Scott ~


Everything that we inherit, the rain, the skies, the speech, and anybody who works in the English language in Ireland knows that there's the dead ghost of Gaelic in the language we use and listen to and that those things will reflect our Irish identity.
~By John McGahern ~


I love her attitude, but as much as I'd like to bring my medals to a speech or appearance, I never do.
~By Mary Lou Retton ~


A man speaks only when driven to speech by something outside himself - like, for instance, he can't find any clean socks.
~By Jean Kerr ~


Speech is the twin of my vision, it is unequal to measure itself, it provokes me forever, it says sarcastically, Walt you contain enough, why don't you let it out then?
~By Walt Whitman ~


Speech is human, silence is divine, yet also brutish and dead: therefore we must learn both arts.
~By Thomas Carlyle ~


During the presidential primaries of 1940, I received a request from the Democratic National Committee to sing God Bless America before the speeches.
~By Kate Smith ~


There needs to be a planned series of speeches, interviews, etc., over the next two or three months by administration officials and other public figures talking about President Ford, what he is trying to do and what he has accomplished.
~By Robert Teeter ~


Most profoundly deaf people have speech that is very difficult to understand.
~By Richard Masur ~


Speech is the small change of silence.
~By George Meredith ~


A state that suppresses all freedom of speech, and which by imposing the most terrible punishments, treats each and every attempt at criticism, however morally justified, and every suggestion for improvement as plotting to high treason, is a state that breaks an unwritten law.
~By Kurt Huber ~


Since 1972, I've been going around making speeches on the Everglades.
~By Marjory Stoneman Douglas ~


I know they are all environmentalists. I heard a lot of my speeches recycled.
~By Jesse Jackson ~


The goal is to give people a free encyclopedia to every person in the world, in their own language. Not just in a 'free beer' kind of way, but also in the free speech kind of way.
~By Jimmy Wales ~


In the spiritual body moreover, man appears such as he is with respect to love and faith, for everyone in the spiritual world is the effigy of his own love, not only as to the face and the body, but also as to the speech and the actions.
~By Emanuel Swedenborg ~


Speech is the mirror of action.
~By Solon ~


As to Magyar, I think that my speech was incorrect, inappropriate.
~By Bela Kun ~


I've decided to cut out the part of the speech where I say anything nice about Democrats.
~By Ann Coulter ~


We should silence anyone who opposes the right to freedom of speech.
~By Boyle Roche ~


A nice, easy place for freedom of speech to be eroded is comics, because comics are a natural target whenever an election comes up.
~By Neil Gaiman ~


A hypocrite is the kind of politician who would cut down a redwood tree, then mount the stump and make a speech for conservation.
~By Adlai E. Stevenson ~


The basic line in any good verse is cadenced... building it around the natural breath structures of speech.
~By Kenneth Rexroth ~


I never expect to lose. Even when I'm the underdog, I still prepare a victory speech.
~By H. Jackson Brown, Jr. ~


So the people will pay the penalty for their kings' presumption, who, by devising evil, turn justice from her path with tortuous speech.
~By Hesiod ~


She had lost the art of conversation but not, unfortunately, the power of speech.
~By George Bernard Shaw ~


I'd usually read the Bible a lot. Read little short Bible stories. And today, whenever I give speeches, I bring up a few of those Bible stories, because those are inspirations to me.
~By Herschel Walker ~


The court has said you are entitled to robust speech on public sidewalks, even insulting speech.
~By Jay Alan Sekulow ~


I am sorry to say that sometimes matters of very small importance waste a good deal of precious time, by the long and repeated speeches and chicanery of gentlemen who will not wholly throw off the lawyer even in Congress.
~By William Whipple ~


When faced with the inevitable fatigue that comes with the recycling of speeches and the recycling of thoughts in a rather small stream of vortex, I am urged to not be ashamed of recycling.
~By Barbara Amiel ~


Most men make little use of their speech than to give evidence against their own understanding.
~By George Savile ~


There is no real teacher who in practice does not believe in the existence of the soul, or in a magic that acts on it through speech.
~By Allan Bloom ~


I don't think about that. I wasn't a kid growing up saying one day I'll get an Oscar and make a speech. That wasn't on my mind. So what I do is the best work I can do.
~By Adam Sandler ~


You watch the Supreme Court in action on these cases, and they are a conflicted court. However, when it comes to speech issues generally, the court has been protective.
~By Jay Alan Sekulow ~


But please know, whether you believe campaign contributions are speech or property, that I learned to love very dearly the right of free expression when I lived without that freedom for a while a long time ago.
~By John McCain ~


Without free speech no search for truth is possible... no discovery of truth is useful.
~By Charles Bradlaugh ~


I was at the vice president's Christmas party. I thought that his speech was spectacular, and I knew that it was a very emotional and difficult thing for him to do, but I admonished him for not waiting just one more stinking day.
~By Bradley Whitford ~


Free speech is meant to protect unpopular speech. Popular speech, by definition, needs no protection.
~By Neal Boortz ~


Marks on paper are free - free speech - press - pictures all go together I suppose.
~By Georgia O'Keeffe ~


Grammar is the logic of speech, even as logic is the grammar of reason.
~By Richard Chenevix Trench ~


U.S.A. is the speech of the people.
~By John Dos Passos ~


I wrote the script of Patton. I had this very bizarre opening where he stands up in front of an American flag and gives this speech. Ultimately, I was fired. When the script was done, they hired another writer and that script was forgotten.
~By Francis Ford Coppola ~


The problem with speeches isn't so much not knowing when to stop, as knowing when not to begin.
~By Frances Rodman ~


Speech happens to not be his language.
~By Madame de Stael ~


I keep telling myself to calm down, to take less of an interest in things and not to get so excited, but I still care a lot about liberty, freedom of speech and expression, and fairness in journalism.
~By Kate Adie ~


Ignorant free speech often works against the speaker. That is one of several reasons why it must be given rein instead of suppressed.
~By Anna Quindlen ~


I don't like giving speeches - I enjoy sitting on my rump.
~By Karen Morley ~


The strangest thing that human speech and human writing can do is create a metaphor. That is an amazing leap, is it not?
~By Dennis Potter ~


It is easy to believe in freedom of speech for those with whom we agree.
~By Leo McKern ~


Using rhetorical questions in speeches is a great way to keep the audience involved. Don't you think those kinds of questions would keep your attention?
~By Bo Bennett ~


When you're standing in front of an audience like this that is so enthusiastic and so much behind you, it is very hard to give a bad speech. Even a bad speech sounds good in a convention hall like this.
~By Susan Estrich ~


Blanche talks about aging, and why should she be considered poor, because physical beauty is transitory and fading and she has such richness of the soul. I think that speech is so beautiful, and so telling and so true.
~By Delta Burke ~


The most precious things in speech are pauses.
~By Ralph Richardson ~


An educated man is thoroughly inoculated against humbug, thinks for himself and tries to give his thoughts, in speech or on paper, some style.
~By Alan K. Simpson ~


Native Americans are the original inhabitants of the land that now constitutes the United States. They have helped develop the fundamental principles of freedom of speech and separation of powers that form the foundation of the United States Government.
~By Joe Baca ~


All the big powers they've silenced me. So much for free speech and choice on this fundamental human right.
~By Jack Kevorkian ~


The wise ones fashioned speech with their thought, sifting it as grain is sifted through a sieve.
~By Buddha ~

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