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don_socalJuly 1, 2014

The most important thing in communication is hearing what isn't said.
Peter Drucker

Take advantage of every opportunity to practice your communication skills so that when important occasions arise, you will have the gift, the style, the sharpness, the clarity, and the emotions to affect other people.
Jim Rohn

First learn the meaning of what you say, and then speak.
Epictetus

To effectively communicate, we must realize that we are all different in the way we perceive the world and use this understanding as a guide to our communication with others.
Tony Robbins

Whatever words we utter should be chosen with care for people will hear them and be influenced by them for good or ill.
Buddha

To communicate through silence is a link between the thoughts of man.
Marcel Marceau

There is only one rule for being a good talker - learn to listen.
Christopher Morley

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lilosophie

Good quotes! Also very applicaple for cyber-communication.
Happy July 1 - looking forward to tomatoes and to FALL!

    Bookmark   July 1, 2014 at 9:40AM
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gmatx zone 6

Don, that was a terrific selection of quotes. I wonder how much less friction there would be between people if all took those quotes to heart and practiced them. Lilo sure hit the nail on the head about cyber-communication, also.

Hope you two are having a great day.

Mary

    Bookmark   July 1, 2014 at 11:02AM
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west_gardener

Excellent quotes, Don.

    Bookmark   July 1, 2014 at 6:07PM
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