Speech is Silver, But Silence is Golden.
‘When you have the speech of excellence,
The better and better you teach.
When you have the power of silence,
The higher and higher you reach!’
It is a fact that when we speak, others become silent and when others speak, we become silent
Talking is silver but silence is gold, it's a great idiom used by the most nations.
Well, silence is the best policy; you can see: listen and silent two words have the same letters but arranged differently.
We humans have tendency to talk more and to listen less, the main cause of it is...
A figure of speech is the use of a word or words diverging from its usual meaning. It can also be a special repetition, arrangement or omission of words with literal meaning, or a phrase with a specialized meaning not based on the literal meaning of the words in it, as in idiom, metaphor, simile, hy
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This book is for children. But I am sure that many grown-ups will
read it with pleasure and profit.
Already Gandhiji has become a legend. Those who have not seen
him, especially the...
Freedom of speech is an essential characteristic of the United States of America. It allowed people to speak out against the tyranny of the British government, and it made it so the government now has to constantly make sure they are doing what is best for the people of America because they know peo
Excerpts of Robespierre's speech of February 5, 1794
It is time to mark clearly the aim of the Revolution and the end toward which we wish to move; it is time to take stock of ourselves, of the obstacles which we still face, and of the means which we ought to adopt to attain our objective . . . .
While assuming a mournful tone that suggests the survivor resents his treasure as the result of a self-destructive materialism, the speech also acknowledges with nostalgia the high value accorded to the accumulation and spread of wealth in Germanic warrior culture. Such moral ambivalence results fro
Hello everyone and good afternoon. I would like to thank everyone for joining us in this extraordinary chapter of our lives. I would like to start off by asking everyone to look around. For once, we all look the same. We all have that bright smile on our faces and the good feeling
Essay on Old Major’s Speech
The novel Animal Farm by George Orwell begins with Old Major’s famous speech, which incites the other animals to form a rebellion; similar to the events leading up to the Stalin era and the rise of Bolshevism. The actual story is the most famous satiri
Drugs, alcohol abuse and teens, what do you think of when you put those three words together? We’ll based on our society I for one think of teens who are confused and resort to drugs as a source of escape, be it from homework, peers, school; teens who hurt themselves and their friends, who suffer
How many of you have wanted to go to Amsterdam?
Thesis: Amsterdam is one amazing and unique place to visit.
Specific Purpose: To inform people of all the unique places and things to do in Amsterdam.
Amsterdam is full of fun and interesting things that aren’t found i
By Helena Lopes
10 May 2008
Speech and Class Distinction
Most British accept and even enjoy the distinctions of social class. They love hierarchy. This is very clear in the question of speech. The way English is spoken gives away the regional identity, as well as, the class status too.
Persuasive Speech Outline Example Mrs. Schafer-Cloke Key: PS = Purpose Statement SE = Supporting Evidence RE = Refuting Evidence LA = Logical Appeal EA = Emotional Appeal Seat Belts: The Best Way to Save Your Life PS: Seat belts should always be worn because wearing them is the easiest way t
Campaign Speech Analysis During Senator John McCain’s speech, he seems to talk to the crowd as a whole. As Sen. McCain speaks he sounds Confident about what he is saying, and he seems that he is confident that he can lead this country. Sen. John McCain Seems to speak clearly and cut to his points
How to make a taser
Hello ladies and gentlemen, my name is Callum Worsley and today I am going to teach you how to make a high voltage taser, non-deadly of course.
First of all, we’ll start off with the things you need, the items needed are very easy to get a hold of and you shouldn’t have
According to strict speech disorder classification, only five to ten percent of the world population speaks in a completely “normal” manner with a healthy voice. All the rest of the world is said to have a speech disorder or impediment as they are often called. A speech diso
The Golden Era of Radio
The golden era of radio was actually a cultural and social revolution gyrating from the power of wireless communication. In many ways the radio was to culture and society what mass production had been to commerce and industry. When public radio was introduced the world
What Would Our Forefathers Say?
Free speech is one of the most controversial and most confusing of the amendments. Throw it into a college campus setting and it’s an extremely complex matter. Its guidelines are not clear because, given the
Barbara Bush, spoke at the 1990 graduation ceremony for Wellesley College which is a women's liberal arts college. This essay will first provide a brief summary of the speech that was given. After this summary I will discuss why it was it is important to know the history preceding her speech. Follow
Silver Bullet Laziness
Our society is facing a huge crisis, a crisis that goes on undetected in our houses, schools, and playgrounds. You or your neighbor may participate unknowingly. What I am referring to is prescription-drug abuse. And the fact we are obsessed with short cuts to happiness and
Berlin Wall speech.
In June of 1963, President Kennedy paid visit to five Western European nations in order to build unity among American allies. After Germany’s defeat in the Second World War, the country had been divided into two, with East Germany under Soviet control and West Germany becomi
“Hath not a Jews eyes”
Shylock, the main character, is depicted as a weasel who grotesquely demands a "pound of flesh" in the “name of friendship.” Characterized as one who fits the stereotypical Jew; he therefore, in an exaggerated form, loans money and meddles in usury.
Fox hunting, as you probably already know is considered a `sport' amongst some people. Fox hunting is barbaric and disgusting and how it is labelled a sport one will never know. Like the illegal activities of past times such as dog fighting and bear baiting, the only purpose of
A. As Illinois secretary of state, Jesse White's usual domain consists of licensing drivers, registering corporations and publishing the state's blue book manual, but he has recently turned his attention to people walking across the street.
1. According t
In “A Silence That Kills,” Haviland gives many statistics and reasons as to why tobacco and smoking are so bad for you. Many Americans are dying every day from the effects of tobacco and smoking. Haviland believes the government is largely responsible for creating this epidemic, by not creating
ENGLISH SL 9 AUGUST 2008
I wish a very good day to Puan Anita and to all my friends of M08J.
Today I am going to share with all of you a motivational quote that I found really interesting and this quote is picked from a very popular movie and also one of
In silence they suffer. In loneliness they die.
The baby rabbit quivers with fear as its tiny head is shoved into a restraining stock; its eyelids tighten as a forceful hand clips them back. Sprays of house cleaner stings the rabbit’s eyes as blood starts to run down its snow-white face. Unim
Freedom of Speech
Freedom of speech is a right, through the amended Constitution of our nation, afforded to all natural born citizens of the Untied States. So why is it that students are subject to a lower level of this right? There have been numerous court cases in which students hav
With the Minister for Health, Tony Abbott's rediscovery of the son he adopted out at birth, the abortion debate has been rekindled once more. Pro-life activists have used this joyous reunion as an advertisement for adoption as well as a form of attestation against abortion. The use of the Minister's