Best 68 of Communication skills quotes - MyQuotes
If we don’t communicate, we certainly can’t get much done and if we don’t communicate authentically, what we get done is less effective.
I have a theory that sometimes people think they need to talk as much as possible, almost as if talking more equates to knowing more.
Maybe this was a male-female translation problem. I read an article once that said that when women have a conversation, they're communicating on five levels. They follow the conversation that they're actually having, the conversation that is specifically being avoided, the tone being applied to the overt conversation, the buried conversation that is being covered only in subtext, and finally the other person's body language. That is, on many levels, astounding to me. I mean, that's like having a freaking superpower. When I, and most other people with a Y chromosome, have a conversation, we're having a conversation. Singular. We're paying attention to what is being said, considering that, and replying to it. All these other conversations that have apparently been going on for the last several thousand years? I didn't even know that they ~existed~ until I read that stupid article, and I'm pretty sure I'm not the only one.
Neither sex is wrong in their communication; both sexes need to learn how to understand each other.
You have the power to choose the words you write, so choose the right ones. And yes, this applies to the workplace too. Make a difference!
What has this book got to do with Palaeoanthropology? The short answer is 'not one tiny bit'. But it has everything to do with stress, communication and change, especially for the modern Caveman.
Considering how smart Nakajima was, I bet he could have found a way to express more precisely what it was like to push his body to the limit while studying, or his perspective on the way my emotions were structured inside me. He was just being nice, communicating on my level. That’s what made it sound vague.
How is my communication today laying the foundation for my relationships tomorrow?
I believe that being able to communicate directly with readers is a boon. I certainly enjoy it as much as they do.
Bernard Kelvin Clive
The pride of the digital age is not just in the possession of innovative tools but the ability to skillfully connect with humans behind them
Effectively clear communication is crucial to a transformational leadership while poor communication is its biggest enemy.
You can't solve problems until you understand the other side." –Jeffrey Manber
Men and women may speak the same language, but we interpret words differently.
There were other things,too, to ask him. Always she tries to be less forward. Always she tried to find the right thing to say and didn't trust the etiquette pendulum swinging in her head, so she simply said nothing, which was perceived either as painful shyness of haughtiness. Dasha never had that problem. She just said the first thing that came into her head. Tatiana knew she needed to rust her inner voice more. It was certainly loud enough
The issue of who will throw the garbage won’t be so trivial when no one is throwing it away, and it starts to stink. When the plates pile up in the kitchen sink, or when the bathroom is grimy and the shampoo ran out. No, it won’t be funny then.
They aren't texts, Gregorius. What people say aren't texts. They simply talk.
Engaged communication is a pursuit of excellence. Communicating attentively and engagingly is striving to be the best you can be.
The quality of your communication determines the size of your result.
Very few people have ever experienced the feeling of being completely understood. When they experience it, it can become one of the richest feelings they have ever had.
Shahenshah Hafeez Khan
A losing sales pitch contains some unsaid words which should have been said, and said words which should have remained unsaid. Sales is all about knowledge and everyone is knowledgeable to some extent, the problem lies in the ability to learn or unlearn as per the situation.
Levon Peter Poe
The way I think, speak and write is an economy of language. Say it simple, say it clear and if they dont get, "FUCK EM
Communications is a wonderful thing. It is when we presume or do not ask what another person thinks or feels that creates the problems
When manipulation flutters around everywhere, neither pull nor push anyone. Just do one thing - don't trust anyone!
The focus should be on becoming a strong and influential personality – cultivate compelling communication skills, focus on building trust and learn how to expand and leverage your professional network.
Use simple words everyone knows, then everyone will understand.
Listening is an effect. Communication is cause.
As you increase the number of people you are able to communicate with, your value rises.
If the brain had a native language we would be able to communicate with all humans without translation. Or even all other creatures on earth.
Don't just focus on seeing things from your own perspective. It can give you blind spots.
People who are adept in healthy self-expression exercise front-end consideration before speaking.
Eyes says, tongue only talks.
Doubt is an unwillingness to communicate.
If I don't understand you, it's your fault
Dialogue is about creating awareness through self-observation; it starts from the inside out, not the outside in.
The more human connect moments you can sow, the more benefits you can grow.
During a conversation, it is better to have an understanding without words, than words without understanding.
Your career is your business. You are its CEO. Complacency breeds failure. As the CEO of your career, you must continually improve your skills, especially the art of communication.
People can’t hear what you don’t say. Thinking isn’t communicating.
Good decisions can turn into disasters when communicated poorly.
Frame your problem statements into actionable tasks and goals that lead to a solution. Problem statements incite procrastination and resistance whereas solution statements inspire hope and motivation.
Think before you write, while you write- and definitely after you have written.
For people to respond to you, you must respond to them, instead of reacting.
Love ENDURES and works out ways of enduring the other stuff. As long as you can communicate you can work out issues, but good communication seems to be one of the weakest skills in human beings, so don't be afraid to try and try different ways of communicating, be patient. Don't be afraid of seeking help either - the chance to keep love alive is too important to let fear get in the way.
Becoming fast friends when you're that small is easy, because the only requirement is that the other person likes to play games.
Silence is, usually, another form of communication but without all the feeling or impression produced on the ear by a set of vibrations that propagate through an elastic medium such as air. But essentially, it's the same form of communication, just branded with a different name.
When we aren't curious in conversations we judge, tell, blame and even shame, often without even knowing it, which leads to conflict.
Men most often know what they want, yet they are not always sure how they feel. Women most often know how they feel, yet they may not always know what they want.
When we aren't curious in conversations we judge, tell, blame and even shame, often without even knowing it, which leads to conflict." -The Power Of Curiosity: How To Have Real Conversations That Create Collaboration, Innovation and Understanding
It's not rocking the boat, Dad. It's called communication. You're allowed to ask questions. Other people do it all the time. Other people don't live in fear of someone else's reactions. They don't relentlessly stress out about getting into trouble.
Once you communicate, you don’t discover reality, you create reality.