This eBook edition of “How To Speak In Public” has been formatted to the highest digital standards and adjusted for readability on all devices. Contents:
Wit, Humor, Pathos, Climaxes and Methods of Great Orators and Lecturers
Securing the Confidence of the Audience
The Peroration: The Climax: The Closing
The Value of Repetition and Suggestion
How to Make Speeches That Will Have Effect
How to be Heard When Speaking in Public
The Study of Shakespeare
Shakespearean Quotations for Public Speakers Representing Every Play Written By the Dramatist
Scripture and Shakespeare Parallels
Ready-Made Speechlets, Toasts, Quotations, Anecdotes for Every Occasion
Masterpieces of Oratory, Poetry, Choice Selections, Etc.
Self-Improvement Through Public Speaking and If You Can Talk Well (by Orison Swett Marden)
Inspirational Thoughts for Public Speakers and Writers
Celebrated Passages from the Best Orations and Writings
Over One Thousand Topics for Orations, Speeches, Essays, Etc.
Model Questions for Debate
“Acquire the habit of listening critically to the best speakers, noting the words particularly when the climax is reached and the speaker's emotions are deeply stirred; afterward try to reproduce the speech in your own words.”
Henry Dickson was founder and principal of Dickson School of Memory. He was also the instructor in public speaking at Chicago University of Notre Dame. Dr. Orison Swett Marden was an American inspirational author who wrote about achieving success in life and founded SUCCESS magazine in 1897. He is often considered as the father of the modern-day inspirational talks and writings and his words make sense even to this day.