Quotes by communication

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  • Ben Wheatley
    Ben Wheatley
    English filmmaker and screenwriter 1972-
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    If you judge everything by how photographically real it looks, then you're missing out on a lot of what art is about and what communication is. There are ambiguities in life, and that should be reflected in art, cinema, and storytelling, I think.
  • William Ellery Channing
    William Ellery Channing
    American Unitarian minister 1780-1842
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    It is chiefly through books that we enjoy intercourse with superior minds, and these invaluable means of communication are in the reach of all. In the best books, great men talk to us, give us their most precious thoughts, and pour their souls into ours.
  • Aaron Sorkin
    Aaron Sorkin
    American screenwriter, director, producer, and playwright 1961-
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    It's populated by people who, by and large, have terrific communication skills. Every day is an extraordinary day. For me, it was just a great area for storytelling.
  • Elizabeth Hardwick
    Elizabeth Hardwick
    American literary critic, novelist, and short story writer 1916-2007
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    Letters are above all useful as a means of expressing the ideal self; and no other method of communication is quite so good for this purpose. In letters we can reform without practice, beg without humiliation, snip and shape embarrassing experiences to the measure of our own desires...
  • John Marshall
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    Listening well is as powerful a means of communication and influence as to talk well.
  • Benjamin E. Mays
    Benjamin E. Mays
    American Baptist minister and civil rights leader 1894-1984
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    Many well-meaning intelligent people have argued since the May 17, 1954, decision of the United States Supreme Court outlawing segregation in the public schools that communication between the races has broken down.
  • Bill Cosby
    Bill Cosby
    American actor, comedian, producer 1937-
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    Men and women belong to different species, and communication between them is a science still in its infancy.
  • Philip Roth
    Philip Roth
    American Novelist 1933-
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    My God! The English language is a form of communication! Conversation isn't just crossfire where you shoot and get shot at! Where you've got to duck for your life and aim to kill! Words aren't only bombs and bullets — no, they're little gifts, containing meanings!
    Source: Portnoy's Complaint (1969)
  • Billy Corgan
    Billy Corgan
    American musician, singer and songwriter 1967-
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    One thing I've learned to appreciate as I've gotten a little older is direct forms of communication.
  • Henry David Thoreau
    Henry David Thoreau
    American writer 1817-1862
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    Our manners have been corrupted by communication with the saints.
  • Billy Childish
    Billy Childish
    English painter, author, poet and photographer 1959-
    Billy Childish
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    People could live very happily without the Turner Prize, but they could not live without real communication and emotion.
  • Ansel Adams
    Ansel Adams
    American landscape photographer and environmentalist 1902-1984
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    Photography is more than a medium for factual communication of ideas. It is a creative art.
  • Fleur Adcock
    Fleur Adcock
    New Zealand poet and editor 1934-
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    Poetry is a search for ways of communication; it must be conducted with openness, flexibility, and a constant readiness to listen.
  • Theodore Harold White
    Theodore Harold White
    American political journalist and historian 1915-1986
    Theodore Harold White
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    Power in America today is control of the means of communication.
  • Abraham H. Maslow
    Abraham H. Maslow
    American psychologist 1908-1970
    Abraham H. Maslow
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    Secrecy, censorship, dishonesty, and blocking of communication threaten all the basic needs.
    Source: Motivation and Personality (1954)
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