Public Speaking Motivational Quotes

Fear / Stage Fright

"Best way to conquer stage fright is to know what you're talking about."
Michael H Mescon


"The human brain starts working the moment you are born and never stops, until you stand up to speak in public."
George Jessel


"Find out what's keeping them up nights and offer hope. Your theme must be an answer to their fears"
Gerald C Myers


Grasp the subject, the words will follow.
Cato The Elder


The right word may be effective, but no word was ever as effective as a rightly timed pause.
Mark Twain


You can speak well if your tongue can deliver the message of your heart.
John Ford


Say not always what you know, but always know what you say.


It takes one hour of preparation for each minute of presentation time. Wayne Burgraff

Once you get people laughing, they're listening and you can tell them almost anything.
Herbert Gardner


It's not how strongly you feel about your topic, it's how strongly they feel about your topic after you speak.
Tim Salladay


“A good orator is pointed and impassioned
Marcus T. Cicero