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"Things are often spoke and seldom meant."

— William Shakespeare

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"All speech is vain and empty unless it be accompanied by action."

— Demosthenes

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"Examine what is said, not him who speaks."

— Arab Proverb

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"All speech is vain and empty unless it be accompanied by action."

— Demosthenes

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"It is the province of knowledge to speak and it is the privilege of wisdom to listen."

— Oliver Wendell Holmes

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"How absolute the knave is! we must speak by the card, or equivocation will undo us."

— William Shakespeare

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"Do not fight verbosity with words: speech is given to all, intelligence to few."

— Moralia

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"Ill deeds are doubled with an evil word."

— William Shakespeare

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"An artist cannot speak about his art any more than a plant can discuss horticulture."

— Jean Cocteau

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"Talkers are no good doers; be assur’d we come to use our hands and not our tongues."

— William Shakespeare