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"Most people are other people, their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation" ~Oscar Wilde (1854-1900)

 

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A good memory and a tongue tied in the middle is a combination which gives immortality to conversation.
~ Mark Twain - [Conversation]

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An American cannot converse, but he can discuss, and his talk falls into a dissertation. He speaks to you as if he was addressing a meeting; and if he should chance to become warm in the discussion, he will say ''Gentlemen'' to the person with whom he is conversing.
~ Alexis De Tocqueville - [Conversation]

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Can we talk?
~ Joan Rivers - [Conversation]

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Conversation has a kind of charm about it, an insinuating and insidious something that elicits secrets just like love or liquor.
~ Seneca - [Conversation]

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Conversation is an exercise of the mind; gossip is merely an exercise of the tongue.
~ Anonymous - [Conversation]

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Conversation should be pleasant without scurrility, witty without affection, free without indecency, learned without conceitedness, novel without falsehood.
~ William Shakespeare - [Conversation]

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Ideal conversation must be an exchange of thought, and not, as many of those who worry most about their shortcomings believe, an eloquent exhibition of wit or oratory.
~ Emily Post - [Conversation]

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In my opinion, the most fruitful and natural play of the mind is in conversation. I find it sweeter than any other action in life; and if I were forced to choose, I think I would rather lose my sight than my hearing and voice. The study of books is a drowsy and feeble exercise which does not warm you up.
~ Michel Eyquem De Montaigne - [Conversation]

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It is not what we learn in conversation that enriches us. It is the elation that comes of swift contact with tingling currents of thought.
~ Agnes Repplier - [Conversation]

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It's apparent that we can't proceed any further without a name for this institutionalized garrulousness, this psychological patter, this need to catalogue the ego's condition. Let's call it psychobabble, this spirit which now tyrannizes conversation in the seventies.
~ Richard D. Rosen - [Conversation]

 

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