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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When you're a lawyer, you expect your client to lie to you, but not when he is the president.

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The more deeply the path is etched, the more it is used, and the more it is used, the more deeply it etched.

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The typical American of today has lost all the love of liberty, that his forefathers had, and all their disgust of emotion, and pride in self- reliance. He is led no longer by Davy Crocketts he is led by cheer leaders, press agents, word mongers, uplifters.

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Adversity makes a man wise, not rich.

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In a nation ruled by swine, all pigs are upward mobile.

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Some people make headlines while others make history.

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Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echos are truly endless.

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