Quotes by Brooks Hays

Fill your mouth with marbles and make a speech. Every day reduce the number of marbles in your mouth and make a speech. You will soon become an accredited public speaker -- as soon as you have lost all your marbles.

Brooks Hays

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The sole meaning of life is to serve humanity.

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A language is a dialect with an army and a navy.

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A conference is a gathering of important people who singly can do nothing, but together can decide that nothing can be done.

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