Communication Quotes

  1. Most often it’s not how handsomely or eloquently you say something, but the fact that your words mean something. –Ronald Reagan, An American Life
  2. The single biggest problem in communication is the illusion that it has taken place. — George Bernard Shaw
  3. We have two ears and one mouth so that we can listen twice as much as we speak. — Epictetus
  4. Communication is the real work of leadership. — Nitin Nohria
  5. Examine what is said, not who speaks. — Arabian Proverb
  6. A man has a property in his opinions and the free communication of them. — James Madison
  7. The art of communication is the language of leadership. — James Humes
  8. You can have brilliant ideas, but if you can’t get them across, your ideas won’t get you anywhere. –Lee Iacocca
  9. Many attempts to communicate are nullified by saying too much. — Robert Greenleaf
  10. Think like a wise man, but communicate in the language of the people. — William Butler Yeats
  11. Easy reading is damn hard writing. — Nathaniel Hawthorne