What cannot be said above all must not be silenced but written.
Speech of yourself ought to be seldom and well chosen.
Pull yourself together, Detective. You’re embarrassing yourself, and more imprtant, you’re embarrassing me.””They’re going to do it outside. In public.””So the fuck what?””Public,” Peabody said, head still between her knees.”You’re being honored by this department...
It’s the words we whisper to ourselves that make us who we are.
My father always said that too many words cheapened the value of a man’s speech.
Freedom of the press is limited to those who own one.
I really look forward to that insane hour that we spend together. I really do.
Speech is a rolling-mill that always thins out the sentiment.
So yes, I say things I regret constantly, and I just can’t help it.
Men do not long continue to think what they have forgotten how to say.
Speech belongs half to the speaker, half to the listener.
You don’t have to explain something you haven’t said.