Fear Of Public Speaking Quotes

Fear Of Public Speaking Quotes by D. H. Lawrence, Mark Twain, John Ford, George H. W. Bush, Dana Perino, Dionysius I of Syracuse and many others.

Be still when you have nothing to say; when genuine pas

Be still when you have nothing to say; when genuine passion moves you, say what you’ve got to say, and say it hot.
D. H. Lawrence
The right word may be effective, but no word was ever as effective as a rightly timed pause.
Mark Twain
You can speak well if your tongue can deliver the message of your heart.
John Ford
Know what you’re talking about.
George H. W. Bush
If you have a crippling fear of public speaking, recognize that that is perfectly normal. And know that the only way to get over those nerves is to fully understand the material, the points, the policy you are trying to explain – and then practice it a little bit.
Dana Perino
Let thy speech be better than silence, or be silent.
Dionysius I of Syracuse
There are always three speeches, for every one you actually gave. The one you practiced, the one you gave, and the one you wish you gave.
Dale Carnegie
I had used eclectic therapy and behavior therapy on myself at the age of 19 to get over my fear of public speaking and of approaching young women in public.
Albert Ellis
Public speaking is the art of diluting a two-minute idea with a two-hour vocabulary.
Evan Esar
It usually takes me more than three weeks to prepare a good impromptu speech.
Mark Twain
I was extremely shy and had a terrible fear of public speaking. But I had fallen in love with stand-up.
Kumail Nanjiani
I was always a clown. In the eighth grade I won a city speech contest by doing an Eddie Murphy routine. I’m no good at public speaking, but if I can assume a role and speak as that person, then I’m fine. When I had to give a book report, I always did it in character.
Jason Wiles
A good orator is pointed and impassioned.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
Know what you are talking about.
Pope John Paul II
There are certain things in which mediocrity is not to be endured, such as poetry, music, painting, public speaking.
Jean de la Bruyere
Say what you have to say, and then stop.
Rudolf Flesch
Fear paralyses you – fear of flying, fear of the future, fear of leaving a rubbish marriage, fear of public speaking, or whatever it is.
Annie Lennox