ONLINE CHURCH BULLETIN
I served with General Washington in the Legislature of Virginia ... and ... with Doctor Franklin in Congress. I never heard either of them speak ten minutes at a time, nor to any but the main point. Thomas Jefferson
If you haven't struck oil in your first three minutes, stop boring! George Jessel
The more you say, the less people remember. Anatole France
The difference between a successful career and a mediocre one sometimes consists of leaving about four or five things a day unsaid. It usually takes me more than three weeks to prepare a good impromptu speech. Mark Twain
Subtlety is the art of saying what you think and getting out of range before it is understood.
Glass, China, and Reputation are easily cracked and never well mended. Ben Franklin
Rumor is a pipe blown by surmises, jealousies, conjectures. William Shakespeare Trying to squash a rumor is like trying to unring a bell. Shana. Alexander
Sarcasm comes from the Greek word sarkasmos, which means to rip flesh like dogs or to gnash the teeth in rage. R.E. Phillips
Sticks and stones are hard on bones
Aimed with angry art,
Words can sting like anything
But silence breaks the heart.
by Phyllis McGinley
Three may keep a secret if two of them are dead. Ben Franklin
'My brethren, be not many masters, knowing that we shall receive the greater condemnation. For in many things we offend all. If any man offend not in word, the same is a perfect man, and able also to bridle the whole body." James 3:12