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"The long-term value proposition for cellphone companies isn't just voice conversation - it's transfer of data." - Gary Kovacs

"The conversation of bullets." - Markus Zusak

"To judge from a single conversation, he made the impression of a narrow and very English mind; of one who paid for his rare elevation by general tameness and conformity. Off his own beat, his opinions were of no value." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Unearned increment of value." - John Stuart Mill

"I see everybody arguing about what the value of music should be instead of what I think the bigger conversation is, which is that music has value, it's subjective and we're moving to a new era where the audience is taking more responsibility for supporting artists at whatever level." - Amanda Palmer

"Argument is the worst sort of conversation." - Jonathan Swift

"Debate is the death of conversation." - Emil Ludwig

"A man of no conversation should smoke." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"The best of life is conversation." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Conversation: The slowest form of human communication." - Don Herold

"Debate is the death of conversation." - Kitty O'Neill Collins

"The art of conversation lies in listening." - Malcolm Forbes

"Avoid making yourself the subject of conversation." - Jean De La Bruyere

"Unconstraint is the grace of conversation." - Samuel Johnson

"Repartee is the soul of conversation." - John Dryden

"Silence is one great art of conversation." - William Hazlitt

"The soul of conversation is sympathy." - William Hazlitt

"Silence is one great art of conversation." - Anonymous

"the soul of conversation is sympathy" - Thomas Campbell

"Conversation is a game of circles." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Water is two parts hydrogen and one part oxygen. What if someone says, "Well, that's not how I choose to think about water."? All we can do is appeal to scientific values. And if he does' share those values, the conversation is over. If someone does' value evidence, what evidence are you going to provide to prove they should value it? If someone does' value logic, what logical argument could you provide to show the importance of logic?" - Sam Harris

"Out of anger comes controversy, out of controversy comes conversation, out of conversation comes action." - Tupac Shakur

"Business is a conversation because the defining work of business is conversation." - David Weinberger

"Every experience is of value." - Oscar Wilde

"A value is valuable when the value of value is valuable to oneself." - Dayananda Saraswati

"The insanity has to stop...It affects each and every one of us, in multiple and nefarious ways: our self-image, how we show up in our relationships and at work, our sense of our worth, value, and potential as human beings. Join in-and help change-the Conversation." - Ashley Judd

"As an American, we have a right to vote and to our freedom of speech, and to voice our political views, and so I actually take conversations on the other side of the aisle not necessarily as a challenge but as an opportunity to continue the conversation, which is I think what we all value most about America." - Katie Walsh

"It's important to be heroic, ambitious, productive, efficient, creative, and progressive, but these qualities don't necessarily nurture soul. The soul has different concerns, of equal value: downtime for reflection, conversation, and reverie; beauty that is captivating and pleasuring; relatedness to the environs and to people; and any animal's rhythm of rest and activity." - Thomas Moore

"It's important to be heroic, ambitious, productive, efficient, creative, and progressive, but these qualities don't necessarily nurture soul. The soul has different concerns, of equal value: downtime for reflection, conversation, and reverie; beauty that is captivating and pleasuring; relatedness to the environs and to people; and any animal's rhythm of rest and activity." - Thomas Moore

"Silence is one of the great arts of conversation." - Cicero

"An hour of play is worth a lifetime of conversation." - Plato

"Silence is one of the great arts of conversation." - Marcus Tullius Cicero

"Questioning is not the mode of conversation among gentlemen." - Samuel Johnson

"All problems exist in the absence of a good conversation." - Thomas Leonard

"The First Goal of Conversation: Understanding, not Agreement" - Danny Silk

"No Ghost of any common sense begins a conversation" - Lewis Carroll

"In conversation avoid the extremes of forwardness and reserve." - Cato the Younger

"Conversation is the laboratory and workshop of the student." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"...An honest conversation with anyone is a form of praying." - Kate Jacobs

"More of your conversation would infect my brain." - William Shakespeare

"Reasonable men are the best dictionaries of conversation." - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

"Conversation is the enemy of good wine and food." - Alfred Hitchcock

"gossip is just the small change of conversation." - Rae Foley

"He died in the middle of our conversation. How rude..." - Hiromu Arakawa

"Conversation is the slowest form of human communication." - Anonymous

"Silence is the one great art of conversation." - William Hazlitt

"Questioning is not the mode of the conversation among gentlemen." - Samuel Johnson

"The conversation of kisses. Subtle, engrossing, fearless, transforming." - Alice Munro

"Race always comes up in the conversation of Detroit." - Julie Mehretu

"Don't think of cost. Think of value." - John Spence

"Only the ephemeral is of lasting value." - Eugene Ionesco

"Labor is the true standard of value." - Abraham Lincoln

"All propositions are of equal value." - Ludwig Wittgenstein

"Knowledge is of more value than gold" - Solomon

"There remains an experience of incomparable value." - Dietrich Bonhoeffer

"Freedom is a possession of inestimable value." - Cicero

"I'm in the business of value judgments ." - Tucker Carlson

"Experience is the thing of supreme value"." - Henry Ford

"Nothing of value comes without being earned." - Michael Jordan

"Every second is of infinite value." - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

"Don't underestimate the value of Doing Nothing" - A A Milne

"Utility alone is the cause of value." - Eric Roll, Baron Roll of Ipsden

"Information: the negative reciprocal value of probability." - Claude Elwood Shannon

"History is only a value of relation." - Henry Adams

"Gold is the corpse of value..." - Neal Stephenson

"What is the value of your existence?" - Stephen Evans

"Freedom is a possession of inestimable value." - Marcus Tullius Cicero

"Information: the negative reciprocal value of probability." - Claude Shannon

"For never has there been, in modern times, such a Homeric world, where so much value is pinned onto the utterance of name! Entire conversations, entire lives, are devoted to the act of naming people, and in Pakistan the affluent would be totally devoid of talk if they were unable to take names in vain. Caste and all its subclassifications are recreated every day in the structure of a conversation that knows which names to name ..." - Sara Suleri

"People value honesty. They value integrity. They value competence and courage and all those kinds of things." - Richard A. Kidd

"Oklahomans value our children and our seniors. Oklahomans value traditions of faith. Oklahomans value our heroes, our veterans. Oklahomans value innovation and the creative arts." - Brad Henry

"The value of ourselves is but the value of our melancholy and our disquiet." - Maurice Maeterlinck

"I think we"ve been oversold the value of more and undersold the value of less." - Greg McKeown

"I think we've been oversold the value of more and undersold the value of less." - Greg McKeown

"The value of assets often increases exponentially while the value of your labor only increases incrementally." - Robert Kiyosaki

"Use book value as a starting point to try and establish the value of the enterprise." - Walter Schloss

"When a man realizes the value of his woman, he adds value to himself." - Unknown

"The circulation of capital realizes value, while living labour creates value." - Karl Marx

"Exchange value forms the substance of money, and exchange value is wealth." - Karl Marx

"The circulation of capital realizes value , while living labour creates value ." - Karl Marx

"The value of the work we do is the value we give to it." - Christopher Moore

"The rate of interest acts as a link between income-value and capital-value." - Irving Fisher

"Conversation is our account of ourselves...Conversation is the vent of character as well as thoughts...It is the laboratory of the student." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Everything I am going to say to you is the child of a conversation. [...] That is the aspect of conversation that particularly excites me: how conversation changes the way you see the world, and even changes the world." - Theodore Zeldin

"Business is a conversation because the defining work of business is conversation - literally. And 'knowledge workers' are simply those people whose job consists of having interesting conversations." - David Weinberger

"The affairs of the royal house form a subject of conversation for those who, as a rule, would have no conversation." - Marthe Bibesco

"In conversation marketing, you're providing a service, a continuing dialogue whose course through the Web is unknown. The more value it adds to the ecosystem, the more it will be shared, amplified and celebrated." - John Battelle

"Let the conversation flow at its own pace, don't try to rush it or control it. You need to let go and be part of the conversation." - Max Weiss

"If I want to have a conversation, I can't have a list of questions, because the second question on the list is going to interrupt the conversation." - Michael Silverblatt

"...the circumstances and the atmosphere always have so much to do in directing a conversation, especially a German conversation, which is only a kind of an insurrection, anyway." - Mark Twain

"There is no such thing as a worthless conversation, provided you know what to listen for. And questions are the breath of life for a conversation." - James N. Miller

"If you control the flow of information, you can control the conversation around important issues. If you can control the conversation, you can change this country." - Al Franken

"Conversation creates a new kind of network within organizations. Current networks are used for competitive advantage, but conversation is focused on encouraging people to realize their potential." - Theodore Zeldin

"There is no such thing as a worthless conversation, provided you know what to listen for. And questions are the breath of life for a conversation." - James Nathan Miller

"The art of conversation is the art of hearing as well as of being heard." - William Hazlitt

"Opportunity in war is usually of greater value than bravery... Terrain is often of more value than bravery... Bravery is of more value than numbers." - Publius Flavius Vegetius Renatus

"Learned conversation is either the affectation of the ignorant or the profession of the mentally unemployed." - Oscar Wilde

"The supposed unhappiness of the rich is always a cheerful topic of conversation." - Mason Cooley

"As a work of art, it reminds me of a long conversation between two drunks" - Clive James

"The moral disposition of the age appears in the refinement of conversation." - Mary Somerville

"The vanity of shining in conversation is usually subversive of its own desires." - Lydia Sigourney

"If a man is often the subject of conversation he soon becomes the subject of criticism." - Immanuel Kant

"She has lost the art of conversation, but not, unfortunately, the power of speech." - George Bernard Shaw

"Conversation is an exercise of the mind; gossip is merely an exercise of the tongue." - Anonymous

"Jokes are the cayenne of conversation, and the salt of life." - Horace Smith

"Out of Dostoevsky: Kafka. Out of Tolstoy: Margaret Mitchell. (in conversation, explaining his dislike for Tolstoy)" - Joseph Brodsky

"The pleasures of relaxed chat, of casual conversation, encourage the ethnographer in everyone" - Richard Sennett

"Make your friends your teachers and mingle the pleasures of conversation with the advantages of instruction." - Baltasar Gracian

"Laughter is the lightning rod of play, the eroticism of conversation." - Eva Hoffman

"There was much conversation, most of which sounded like the rest of it." - Sinclair Lewis

"No man comes out of his own memorandum of conversation looking second best." - Dean Acheson

"Sexuality is, of course, a great way of having a conversation between people." - Tilda Swinton

"There was much conversation, most of which sounded like the rest of it. ~ Ch. 14" - Sinclair Lewis

"The reading of all good books is like conversation with the finest men of past centuries." - Rene Descartes

"Inject a few raisins of conversation into the tasteless dough of life." - O Henry

"The desert has its holiness of silence, the crowd its holiness of conversation." - Walter Elliot

"Inject a few raisins of conversation into the tasteless dough of existence." - O Henry

"She had lost the art of conversation but not, unfortunately, the power of speech." - George Bernard Shaw

"Silence holds the door against the strife of tongue and all the impertinences of idle conversation." - James Hervey

"The Warrior knows the value of persistence and of courage." - Paulo Coelho

"The appearance of scarcity affected their perception of value.
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"I feel that one of the roles of the artist, in the way I define it, is that I need to be not just someone observing these tiny pockets of people on the planet who have devoted their lives to preserving whatever it is they're passionate about. I want to be them. I am one of them. I just have a different outlet and final outcome as an artist than many of them would. For them, the process can just end in holding on to it, just knowing they've got it tucked away in their private collection. I value that so much, but I feel the conversation dies in a way there." - Dario Robleto

"I've made a profound transformation. I've fashioned some cyber-underwear. I'm not scared of anything! Actually, I am scared of a few things. Cyber world is a world of adventure, a new galaxy. I'm big on adventure. But I don't assume that just because the word cyber is being used as a prefix, doesn't give it anymore value or credence. Cyber relationships have the illusion of intimacy, sometimes with the absence of intimacy. Is it better to have a conversation in a cafe or on the telephone?" - Tom Waits

"Copies have been dethroned; the economic model built on them is collapsing. In a regime of superabundant free copies, copies are no longer the basis of wealth. Now relationships, links, connections, and sharing are. Value has shifted away from a copy toward the many ways to recall, annotate, personalize, edit, authenticate, display, mark, transfer, and engage a work. Art is a conversation, not a patent office. The citation of sources belongs to the realms of journalism and scholarship, not art. Reality can't be copyrighted." - David Shields

"Copies have been dethroned; the economic model built on them is collapsing. In a regime of superabundant free copies, copies are no longer the basis of wealth. Now relationships, links, connections, and sharing are. Value has shifted away from a copy toward the many ways to recall, annotate, personalize, edit, authenticate, display, mark, transfer, and engage a work. Art is a conversation, not a patent office. The citation of sources belongs to the realms of journalism and scholarship, not art. Reality ca' be copyrighted." - David Shields

"It is true that it feels very differently to enjoy a good meal, taking part in an interesting conversation, or to think of how successful your children are. Suppose we do all these things at a particular time. How happy are we at the time? We do not need to calculate the value of each such feelings on any singular scale to answer this question. We need not see our happiness at the time as a mathematical function of these items. It is rather that all these experiences, together with many other factors, causally puts us at the time at a certain level of happiness, i.e. in a certain mood." - Torbjorn Tannsjo

"Other than conversation, no other art form can give the satisfaction of spontaneous interaction like Jazz." - Stan Getz

"Bore: one who has the power of speech but not the capacity for conversation." - Benjamin Disraeli

"The true spirit of conversation consists in building on another man's observation, not overturning it." - Edward Bulwer-Lytton, 1st Baron Lytton

"Whoever takes just plain ginger ale soon gets drowned out of the conversation." - Kin Hubbard

"She never lets ideas interrupt the easy flow of her conversation." - Jean Webster

"A man may be so bold of his predestination, that he forget his conversation." - Thomas Adams

"Topics of conversation among the multitude are generally persons, sometimes things, scarcely ever principles." - William Benton Clulow

"Stay out of the gutter in your conversation. Foul talk defiles the man who speaks it." - Gordon B Hinckley

"Change the conversation of the world by dwelling on what's gone right." - Mary Anne Radmacher

"Plenty of guys are good at sex, but conversation, now there's an art." - Linda Barnes

"Conversation is the image of the mind. As the man is, so is his talk." - Publilius Syrus

"Thought is barred in this City of Dreadful Joy and conversation is unknown." - Aldous Huxley

"The free conversation of a friend is what I would prefer to any environment." - David Hume

"Be mindful of your self-talk. It's a conversation with the universe." - David James

"While a truncheon may be used in lieu of conversation, words will always retain their power." - Alan Moore

"The conversation is happening about your brand whether you're a part of it or not." - Seth Godin

"I've always liked the idea of improvised music. Improvised anything. It's what conversation is." - Andy Partridge

"Religion is by no means a proper subject of conversation in a mixed company." - Doug Stanhope

"The true spirit of conversation consists in building on another man's observation, not overturning it." - Edward Bulwer-Lytton

"The best kind of conversation is that which may be called thinking aloud." - William Hazlitt

"By creating conversation, we let our customers spread our message by word of mouth." - Anita Roddick

"I think I've scratched the surface after twenty years of marriage. Women want chocolate and conversation." - Mel Gibson

"A good rule of conversation is never answer a foolish question." - John Kenneth Galbraith

"Being British, I don't really have a way of expressing myself in conversation. Music transcends language." - James Blunt



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