Thursday, 9 January 2014


A terrific four-letter word for psychotherapy: talk. - Unknown

And tis remarkable that they talk most who have the least to say. - Matthew Prior

Dont talk unless you can improve the silence. - Lawrence Coughlin

Everyone is so caught up in his own passions and interests that he always wants to talk about them without getting involved in the passions and interests of those to whom he speaks, although his listeners have the same need for others to listen to and help them. - Magdeleine Sable

He’s a wonderful talker, who has the art of telling you nothing in a great harangue. - Jean Baptiste Moliere

If you keep talking, you just hear yourself say what you already know. - Leo Buscaglia

No man would listen to you talk if he did not know that it was his turn next. - Edgar Watson Howe

No one would talk much in society, if he knew how often he misunderstands others. - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

One never realizes how much and how little he knows until he starts talking. - Louis L'Amour

Out talking someone does not mean you have convinced him of your point-of view. - Unknown

Rest satisfied with doing well, and leave others to talk of you as they please. - Pythagoras

Sometimes it feels better not to talk. At all. About anything. To Anyone. - Unknown

Talk about your blessings more than your talk about your problems. - Unknown

Talk is by far the most accessible of pleasures. It costs nothing in money, it is all profit, it completes our education, finds and fosters our friendships, and can be enjoyed at any age and in almost any state of health. - Robert Luis Stevenson

Talk is cheap because supply exceeds demand. - Unknown

Talk to a man about himself and he will listen for hours. - Benjamin Disraeli

Talk to people in their own language. If you do it well, theyll say, ‘God, he said exactly what I was thinking. And when they begin to respect you, theyll follow you to the death. - Lee Iacocca

Talk to yourself like you would someone you love. - Berne Brown

Talking and eloquence are not the same: to speak, and to speak well are two things. A fool may talk, but a wise man speaks. - Heinrich Heine

Talking much about oneself can also be a means to conceal oneself. - Friedrich Nietzsche

The royal road to a man’s heart is to talk to him about the things he treasures most. - Unknown

The time to stop talking is when the other person nods his head affirmatively but says nothing. - Henry S. Haskins

There is only one thing in the world worse than being talked about, and that is not being talked about. - Oscar Wilde

Those who talk don
t know what is going on and those who know what is going on wont talk. - Larry Speakes

To do all the talking and not be willing to listen is a form of greed. - Unknown

To talk to someone who does not listen is enough to tense the devil. - Pearl Bailey

When you talk, you repeat what you already know; when you listen, you often learn something. - Jared Sparks

Wise men talk because they have something to say; fools, because they have to say something. - Plato

You usually find yourself talking more when you are with people you have nothing to say to. - Unknown

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