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A world community can exist only with world communication, which means something more than extensive short-wave facilities scattered ;about the globe. It means common understanding, a common tradition, common ideas, and common ideals.

Author: Robert M. Hutchins (1899-1977)

Profession: American University President

The tongue is the only instrument that gets sharper with use.

Author: Washington Irving (1783-1859)

Profession: American Author

Communication across the revolutionary divide is inevitably partial.

Author: Thomas S. Kuhn

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I feel that if a person has problems communicating the very least he can do is to shut up.

Author: Tom Lehrer (1928)

Profession: American Musician, Song Writer

I wish people that have trouble communicating would just shut up!

Author: Tom Lehrer (1928)

Profession: American Musician, Song Writer

He can compress the most words into the smallest idea of any man I ever met.

Author: Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865)

Profession: Sixteenth President of the USA

Good communication is as stimulating as black coffee, and just as hard to sleep after.

Author: Anne Morrow Lindbergh (1906)

Profession: American Author

There cannot be greater rudeness than to interrupt another in the current of his discourse.

Author: John Locke (1632-1704)

Profession: British Philosopher

It must be that evil communications corrupt good dispositions.

Author: Menander of Athens

Profession: Greek Dramatic Poet

Good, the more communicated, more abundant grows.

Author: John Milton (1608-1674)

Profession: British Poet

It is good to rub and polish our brain against that of others.

Author: Michel Eyquem De Montaigne (1533-1592)

Profession: French Philosopher, Essayist

There is no pleasure to me without communication: there is not so much as a sprightly thought comes into my mind that it does not grieve me to have produced alone, and that I have no one to tell it to.

Author: Michel Eyquem De Montaigne (1533-1592)

Profession: French Philosopher, Essayist

Communication is everyone's panacea for everything.

Author: Thomas J. Peters (1942)

Profession: American Management Consultant, Author, Trainer

Communication is not only the essence of being human, but also a vital property of life.

Author: John A. Piece

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From listening comes wisdom and from speaking, repentance.

Author: Proverb

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