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  • Adolf Hitler
    Adolf Hitler
    German politician and Nazi party leader 1889-1945
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    All great movements are popular movements. They are the volcanic eruptions of human passions and emotions, stirred into activity by the ruthless Goddess of Distress or by the torch of the spoken word cast into the midst of the people.
  • Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    German writer and poet 1749-1832
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    Every spoken word arouses our self-will.
  • Lydia M. Child
    Lydia M. Child
    American Abolitionist, Writer, Editor 1802-1880
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    Flowers have spoken to me more than I can tell in written words. They are the hieroglyphics of angels, loved by all men for the beauty of the character, though few can decipher even fragments of their meaning.
  • George D. Prentice
    George D. Prentice
    American newspaper editor 1802-1870
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    A word of kindness is seldom spoken in vain, while witty sayings are as easily lost as the pearls slipping from a broken string.
  • Barry Sanders
    Barry Sanders
    American football player 1968-
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    According to the United Nations' latest count, of the approximately 3,000 languages spoken in the world today, only some 78 have a literature. Of those 78, a scant five or six enjoy a truly international audience.
  • Robert Louis Stevenson
    Robert Louis Stevenson
    Scottish writer and poet 1850-1895
    Robert Louis Stevenson
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    All speech, written or spoken, is a dead language, until it finds a willing and prepared hearer.
  • Among my most prized possessions are words that I have never spoken.
  • Voltaire
    Voltaire
    French writer and philosopher (ps. of Fran├žois Marie Arouet) 1694-1778
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    Anything that is too stupid to be spoken is sung.
  • Barry White
    Barry White
    American singer-songwriter, record producer and composer 1944-2003
    Barry White
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    As a boy, I believed freedom for America meant freedom for me. There was a time I believed every word spoken.
  • Gilbert K. Chesterton
    Gilbert K. Chesterton
    English writer 1874-1936
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    But we are the people of England; and we have not spoken yet. Smile at us, pay us, pass us. But do not quite forget.
  • Benjamin Franklin
    Benjamin Franklin
    American statesman and physicist 1706-1790
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    Clearly spoken, Mr. Fogg; you explain English by Greek.
  • Anne Rice
    Anne Rice
    American author of gothic fiction 1941-
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    Dickens is a very underrated writer at the moment. Everyone in his time admired him but I think right now he's not spoken of enough.
  • George Macdonald
    George Macdonald
    Scottish writer 1824-1905
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    Division has done more to hide Christ from the view of all men than all the infidelity that has ever been spoken.
  • Buddha
    Buddha
    Spiritual leader, born as Siddhartha Gautama ca. 450 BC - ca. 370 BC
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    Do not believe in anything simply because you have heard it. Do not believe in anything simply because it is spoken and rumored by many. Do not believe in anything simply because it is found written in your religious books. Do not believe in anything merely on the authority of your teachers and elders. Do not believe in traditions because they have been handed down for many generations. But after observation and analysis, when you find that anything agrees with reason and is conducive to the goo
  • Hosea Ballou
    Hosea Ballou
    American Theologian, Founder of ''Universalism'' 1771-1852
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    Education commences at the mother's knee, and every word spoken within hearsay of little children tends toward the formation of character.
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