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Dale Carnegie Quotes To Help You Become a Better Speaker

Dale Carnegie Quotes Offer Knowledge for Making Better Presentations

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Dale Carnegie was one of the best known motivational speakers. He is also famous for one of his many books How to Win Friends and Influence People. One of the many types of quotes he is famous for are quotes about public speaking. Many a bad presenter has been helped by taking the advice offered in these famous quotes.

Why not improve your public speaking skills and become a better presenter too? Here are some of Dale Carnegie's famous quotes to assist you in becoming a better speaker when giving a presentation.

Dale Carnegie Quotes To Help You Become a Better Speaker

  • “A talk is a voyage. It must be charted. The speaker who starts nowhere, usually gets there.”
    ~ Dale Carnegie

  • "If your own mind is muddled, much more will the minds of your hearers be confused."
    ~ Dale Carnegie

  • "Only the prepared speaker deserves to be confident."
    ~ Dale Carnegie

  • "Tell the audience what you're going to say, say it; then tell them what you've said."
    ~ Dale Carnegie

  • "Your purpose is to make your audience see what you saw, hear what you heard, feel what you felt. Relevant detail, couched in concrete, colorful language, is the best way to recreate the incident as it happened and to picture it for the audience."
    ~ Dale Carnegie

  • "History has repeatedly been changed by people who had the desire and the ability to transfer their convictions and emotions to their listeners."
    ~ Dale Carnegie

  • "Is enthusiasm important in selling? Yes, genuine, heartfelt enthusiasm is one of the most potent factors of success in almost any undertaking."
    ~ Dale Carnegie

  • "Enthusiasm is that ingredient of vitality mixed with a firm belief in what you are doing that ensures the success of any project you undertake."
    ~ Dale Carnegie

  • "Flaming enthusiasm, backed up by horse sense and persistence, is the quality that most frequently makes for success."
    ~ Dale Carnegie

  • "An effective speaker knows that the success or failure of his talk is not for him to decide - it will be decided in the minds and hearts of his hearers."
    ~ Dale Carnegie

  • "Speakers who talk about what life has taught them never fail to keep the attention of their listeners."
    ~ Dale Carnegie

  • "When we are dealing with people, let us remember we are not dealing with creatures of logic. We are dealing with creatures of emotion, creatures bustling with prejudices and motivated by pride and vanity."
    ~ Dale Carnegie

  • "Those convinced against their will are of the same opinion still"
    ~ Dale Carnegie

  • "There are always three speeches, for every one you actually gave. The one you practiced, the one you gave, and the one you wish you gave."
    ~ Dale Carnegie

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