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Talking Too Much Quotes


"talking too much is a far greater social fault than talking too little." - Eleanor Roosevelt

"Too much talking," I say. "Not enough running." - Patrick Ness

"Talking is always positive. That's why I talk too much." - Louis C K

"We seldom repent talking little, but very often talking too much." - Jean De La Bruyere

"It's dangerous talking about yourself too much because you find yourself talking in sound bites." - Emily Mortimer

"Less talk - more work! There is too much talking going on. Because of excessive talking, spiritual energy is being wasted." - Sathya Sai Baba

"Talking to celebrities is too much effort. They all think the same." - Simon Cowell

"I tweet too much. I can't even pretend it's because I'm talking to fans." - Kevin Biegel

"THIS is why democracy doesn't work! Too much talking leads to not enough violence!" - Maritza Campos

"It was impossible to get a conversation going, everybody was talking too much." - Yogi Berra

"A good editor understands what you're talking and writing about and doesn't meddle too much." - Irwin Shaw

"Now the thing is not to get into unnecessary quarrels by talking too much and not to indicate any weakness by talking too much; let our actions speak for themselves." - Henry L Stimson

"I always say too much when I'm talking to you- that's one of the problems.... Edward Cullen Twilight, Chapter 5" - Stephenie Meyer

"I don't like talking too much about my personal life, but it all goes into my work." - Ottessa Moshfegh

"I turned off the talking politicos. Too much jabbering at each other. Not enough care about humans." - Leonard Nimoy

"We're talking too much about what goes on in the stands, nothing about what goes on on the court." - Kevin Durant

"To tell you the truth, I don't like talking too much once I leave this booth. I'm talked out." - Lynn Samuels

"As soon as I feel people are talking too much about my character, it's time to leave." - Chris Noth

"Too much talking these days. Talk talk talk. This country would get along much better if people learned how to suffer in silence." - Neil Gaiman

"I know I probably offend some people. I have been talking a little too much so I'm trying not to talk as much." - David Arquette

"We ask for way too much stuff - way too much stuff. You got a job making $100 a year and bought a house for $3 million. Talking about, 'I don't know what happened with the payment." - Sinbad

"We ask for way too much stuff - way too much stuff. You got a job making $100 a year and bought a house for $3 million. Talking about, 'I don't know what happened with the payment.'" - Sinbad

"I did a lot of talking - not as much background talking as a lot of people because I've never been someone who is too afraid of saying what I feel. I just don't see any reason to." - Edward Allen Bernero

"We're smitten with technology. And we're afraid, like young lovers, that too much talking might spoil the romance. But it's time to talk." - Sherry Turkle

"One thing talk can't accomplish is communication. This is because everybody's talking too much to pay attention to what anyone is saying" - P. J. O'Rourke

"Most people talk when they have nothing to say. I'm not talking because I have too much to say. None of which I"d want you to hear." - Megan Mccafferty

"Most people talk when they have nothing to say. I'm not talking because I have too much to say. None of which I'd want you to hear." - Megan Mccafferty

"As a child, all you see is that adults are not playing. Adults are not talking too much. Adults don't want to relate to each other." - Alejandro Zambra

"I was very chatty and talkative and always getting sent out of class for talking too much and not paying attention, passing notes." - Lucy Punch

"You took too much man, too much, too much." - Hunter S Thompson

"I'm much more comfortable singing than talking." - Kenny Rogers

"Too many of the artists of Wales spend too much time talking about the position of theartists of Wales.There is only one position for an artist anywhere: and that is, upright." - Dylan Thomas

"Don't consider sarcasm the 'be-all' and 'end-all' of verbal intercourse. Far too many people place way too much importance on the sarcasm instead of the talking, in and of itself, as a precious shared experience between people." - Adam Rifkin

"Look, I am not worried about Washington cutting too much spending too fast. I mean, the kinds of spending cuts we're talking about just right now are $100 billion out of a $3.7 trillion budget." - Paul Ryan

"Writers talk too much." - Lillian Hellman

"Too much is unwholesome." - Georg C Lichtenberg

"Enough! or too much." - William Blake

"Not too much zeal!" - Charles Maurice de Talleyrand

"Money costs too much." - Ross Macdonald

"I talk too much." - Jamie Lee Curtis

"I talk too much." - Vin Diesel

"I talk too much." - Alex Meraz

"I worry too much." - Joe Regalbuto

"I obsess too much." - Meredith Brooks

"Every time I flicked channels, there I was, talking. I was talking too much and writing too little. So Naomi and I went to Hawaii. The phone was cut off and we lost touch. This gave me the chance to have a good think about my life." - Joe Eszterhas

"I've been accused many times of not talking very much, but I guess I don't believe in talking things to death. You can talk too much on most anything and it stops being productive. There is a time for action. Eventually you have to pull the trigger." - Edward Whitacre Jr

"There is such a thing as tempting the gods. Talking too much, too soon and with too much self-satisfaction has always seemed to me a sure way to court disaster. The forces of retribution are always listening. They never sleep." - Meg Greenfield

"Far too few have much too much, and way too many have much too little!" - Gerald Celente

"Inevitably, I drank too much, talked too much, smiled too hard, swallowed back too much bile." - Erica Jong

"China saves too much, produces too much, sells too much to Americans and consumes too little." - Henry Paulson

"You've got to avoid overcoaching. You've got to avoid talking too much. You've got to avoid showing players that you're the boss every time. You don't have to do that. They know you're in charge." - Red Auerbach

"I think people talk too much anyway. Sometimes people are talking to me and in my mind I'm just like "shut up, shut up, shut upblah blah blah blah blaaaaah." - Ellen Degeneres

"Some actors like encouragement. Some actors prefer to have pressure. And sometimes, for some actors, its better to give your comment by silence, because they are so skillful, so gifted, that they understand without talking too much." - Wong Kar-wai

"China's Premier Zhao Ziyang, for all of his billion constituents, seemed in the evening's lovely flow like a favorite uncle, smiling a little too much, wanting to be a bit American, talking about peace and pork chops." - Hugh Sidey

"I'd violated the primary rule of junior and senior high- don't get people talking about you too much. This was wearing the brightest shirt on the playground. This was Mom giving you a kiss in the lobby." - Darin Strauss

"Talk to me about sadness. I talk about it too much in my own head but I never mind others talking about it either; I occasionally feel like I tremendously need others to talk about it as well." - Anne Sexton

"At my age, I realize that my most precious possession is time, and I've got too much unfinished work to do to spend even a minute talking about myself." - Benny Carter

"If we're talking fantasy, I would love to host a late night talk show... More Fallon than Leno. Those guys always seem like they're having way too much fun at their 'jobs." - Aaron Sanchez

"Some actors like encouragement. Some actors prefer to have pressure. And sometimes, for some actors, its better to give your comment by silence, because they are so skillful, so gifted, that they understand without talking too much." - Wong Karwai

"If we're talking fantasy, I would love to host a late night talk show... More Fallon than Leno. Those guys always seem like they're having way too much fun at their 'jobs.'" - Aaron Sanchez

"Bind up thy words that they run not riot, and grow wanton, and gather up sins for themselves in too much talking. Let them be rather confined, and held back within their own banks. An overflowing river quickly gathers mud." - Saint Ambrose

"When you're talking about a trade you're saying, 'Is it good for this team or that team, did they give up too much?' That kind of debate is great for the game." - Roger Goodell

"I'm probably at my least religious I've ever been in a while. When you're moved by music, that's always good. But I haven't been talking to God too much lately." - Stone Gossard

"I don't get afraid in talking about subject matter that may spark controversy, and I'm not afraid to not be liked. I think that sometimes people pay too much attention to being liked, and it's paralyzing." - Jada Pinkett Smith

"The thing about talking about human rights is that when one bears in mind the sharp end of it, one does not want to worry too much about semantics." - Tom Stoppard

"I always used to get in trouble for talking too much. When it was time for parent-teacher conferences, I remember that I was always embarrassed about what my parents would hear about me!" - Derek Jeter

"I dream too much, work too little." - Sylvia Plath

"Better too much form than too little." - Richard Whately

"Don't talk too much or too soon." - Bear Bryant

"Men expect too much, do too little." - Allen Tate

"I see too deep and too much." - Henri Barbusse

"I drink too much, I smoke too much, I take pills too much, I work too much, I girl around too much, I everything too much." - Bob Fosse

"We must never underestimate our power to be wrong when talking about God, when thinking about God, when imagining God, whether in prose or in poetry. A generous orthodoxy, in contrast to the tense, narrow, or controlling orthodoxies of so much of Christian history, doesn't take itself too seriously. It is humble. It doesn't claim too much. It admits it walks with a limp." - Brian D. McLaren

"Too much negotiating and not enough work on the court - that's what happened to me during the lockout. Too much talking and not enough training. I couldn't put in my usual offseason work routine. I think that all caught up to me, with my Achilles problems." - Patrick Ewing

"I very much like "Canada, the adults are talking" stance." - Tucker Carlson

"A much talking judge is an ill-tuned cymbal." - Francis Bacon

"I'd much rather be playing songs than talking to people." - Ray Lamontagne

"I was 32 years old, and I've changed my mind. And the biggest reason that I changed my mind was my seven years as a federal prosecutor. What I learned in those seven years was that we were spending too much time talking about gun laws against law- abiding citizens and not nearly enough time talking about enforcing the gun laws strongly against criminals." - Chris Christie

"You can keep raising it, but at some point, everybody who believes in a minimum wage will say, "No, wait a minute. That's too much," and at that point, you have demonstrated that that there's no market relationship. You're just talking emotion. You're just talking "fairness." You're just talking being nice, and that's not how the market works. People aren't paid a wage because they're being nice to, or because it's fair. In the market, the market rules." - Rush Limbaugh

"Too much doubt is better than too much credulity." - Robert Green Ingersoll

"People do too much. They say too much." - Charles Bukowski

"Too much screaming in Congress. Too much screaming everywhere." - Jeffery Deaver

"I talk too much. I eat too much." - Willard Scott

"She knew too much. -A" - Sara Shepard

"Too much truth is uncouth." - Franklin P. Adams

"Too much information about nothing." - Bob Dylan

"...the elephant smoked too much." - Victor Borge

"One enemy is too much." - George Herbert

"Too much is never enough." - Mick Jagger

"Human beings understand too much." - Seungsahn

"Too much is just enough." - Mark Twain

"I have composed too much." - Antonin Dvorak

"Too much truth is uncouth." - Franklin Pierce Adams

"Human beings understand too much." - Seung Sahn

"I am just too much." - Joan Crawford

"I am just too much." - Bette Davis

"I watch too much TV." - Jim Rash

"Maybe I think too much." - Roberto Cavalli

"I drink too much coffee." - Julianna Margulies

"Don't take too much advice." - Ben Silbermann

"Too much TV hurts movies." - Elvis Presley

"Money often costs too much." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Too much zeal spoils everything." - Proverbs

"Too much humility is pride." - Proverbs

"Too much work, too much vacation, too much of any one thing is unsound." - Walter Annenberg

"God wanted to have a holiday, so He asked St. Peter for suggestions on where to go. Why not go to Jupiter? asked St. Peter. No, too much gravity, too much stomping around, said God. Well, how about Mercury? No, it's too hot there. Okay, said St. Peter, what about Earth? No, said God, They're such horrible gossips. When I was there 2000 years ago, I had an affair with a Jewish woman, and they're still talking about it." - Anonymous

"Films take too long. There's too much BS, too much nonsense. If I want to do a play, I just call the theater, whether it's here, or in Paris or Mexico or Spain or London or whatever, and say, "I want to do this, are you interested?" They'll answer the next day. With a movie, it's all, "Oh, I see this film as blah blah blah." They don't know what you're talking about, they don't care." - John Malkovich

"Only with gun violence do we respond to repeated tragedies by saying that mourning is acceptable but discussing how to prevent more tragedies is not. But that's unacceptable. As others have observed, talking about how to stop mass shootings in the aftermath of a string of mass shootings isn't 'too soon.' It's much too late." - Ezra Klein

"The basic thing is to be humble, and pretend you're a bartender in the tavern of life. Don't get too comfortable and don't really listen to anybody else. Don't stand around with a bunch of writers and talk about writing. You know when you see plumbers at a plumbers convention, usually they're not talking about plumbing: they're talking about whatever it is that two men happen to talk about. They're talking about sports, their wives and children. I just tell my students, don't talk about writing too much, just go out and do it. Find out whatever you need to get to the mainland." - James Mcbride

"What is it?" she asked. "I'm looking for your wings. You are my guardian angel, aren't you?" "I'm afraid not," she replied, her cheeks dimplingwith a wry smile. "There's too much of the devil in me for that." "Just how much devil," I grinned, "are we talking about here?" - Gregory David Roberts

"People want to see something authentic. If it's too polished and highly produced, people might not trust it as much. If it's grainy, if it's coming from a webcam, if it's someone standing there and talking their mind or sharing their thoughts, people trust it much more." - Chad Hurley

"A man can never have too much red wine, too many books, or too much ammunition" - Rudyard Kipling

"Democracy is talking itself to death. The people do not know what they want; they do not know what is the best for them. There is too much foolishness, too much lost motion. I have stopped the talk and the nonsense. I am a man of action. Democracy is beautiful in theory; in practice it is a fallacy. You in America will see that some day." - Benito Mussolini

"What good is talking if neither of you are really committed? If one of you had an affair or got addicted to drugs or was abusive, simply talking about it wouldn;t take the hurt away; or fix the trust that's been lost. In the end, marriage comes down to actions. I think people talk too much about the things that bother them, instead of actually doing the little things that keep a marriage strong." - Nicholas Sparks

"Without a doubt, one of the things which keeps us from attaining perfection is our tongue. When one has reached the point of no longer committing faults in speech, he has surely reached perfection, as was said by the Holy Spirit. The worst defect in talking is talking too much. Hence, in speech be brief and virtuous, brief and gentle, brief and simple, brief and charitable, brief and amiable." - Saint Francis De Sales

"I don't feel too comfortable talking about politics and media as I feel like I don't sound too smart." - Andrew VanWyngarden

"When I know too much I get bored too fast." - Nikki Sixx

"Too much information can be as disconcerting as too little." - Patricia Wentworth

"They think too little who talk too much." - John Dryden

"Too few accomplish twice as much as too many." - Malcolm Forbes

"We know too much and feel too little." - Bertrand Russell

"You read too much and understand too little." - Robert Jordan

"...weary of k knowing too much and understanding too little." - Jan Karon

"There's too much money and too many nice guys around." - John Mcenroe

"I'm just thinking too fast- much too fast." - Stephen Chbosky

"I burned too bright. I saw too much." - Marianne de Pierres

"We always plan too much and always think too little." - Joseph A Schumpeter

"As many suffer from too much as too little." - Christian Nestell Bovee

"The wretched reflect either too much or too little." - Publilius Syrus

"One can never study nature too much and too hard" - Vincent Van Gogh

"Simplicity is an exact mediumbetween too little and too much." - Joshua Reynolds

"Too little liberty brings stagnation, and too much brings chaos." - Bertrand Russell

"Too much principle is often more harmful than too little." - Ellen Glasgow

"Mankind thinks either too much or too little of sin." - Mary Baker Eddy

"People calculate too much and think too little." - Charlie Munger

"We demand too much of life, too little of ourselves." - Christopher Lasch

"Too little liberty brings stagnation and too much brings chaos." - Bertrand Russell

"We do not desire too much, but too little." - Skye Jethani

"We always plan too much and always think too little." - Joseph Schumpeter

"Often he who does too much does too little." - Proverbs

"I am too young and I've loved you too much." - Fyodor Dostoevsky

"We think too much and feel too little." - Charlie Chaplin

"Happiness: a way station between too little and too much." - Channing Pollock

"If you don't think too good, don't think too much." - Ted Williams

"When we become too glib in prayer we are most surely talking to ourselves." - Aiden Wilson Tozer

"The trouble with talking too fast is you may say something you haven't thought of yet." - Ann Landers

"Too much of anything could destroy you, Simon thought. Too much darkness could kill, but too much light could blind." - Cassandra Clare

"It's too much show business and too much prompting, too much artificiality, and not really debates. They're rehearsed appearances." - George H W Bush

"Read much, but not too many books." - Benjamin Franklin

"Too much money ain't enough money." - Lil Wayne



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