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20 Great Communications Quotes


Public relations, marketing and social media professionals must find ways to bring creativity to the forefront of their communication strategies. While everyone has their own methods of communication, it’s advantageous to expand communication skills by finding inspiration in the advice of other notable communicators. With that in mind, here are some of our favorite communications quotes:

There is only one rule for being a good talker – learn to listen.

— Christopher Morley

Communication works for those who work at it.

— John Powell

Say what you mean, and mean what you say.

— George S. Patton

Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow.

— Albert Einstein

If I have seen further, it is by standing on the shoulders of giants.

— Isaac Newton

To have good communications skills means you are able to make your point without a lot of fillers and stumbling.

— Gregory Davidson

Social media is here. It’s not going away; not a passing fad. Be where your customers are: in social media.

— Lori Ruff

Who you are is speaking so loudly that I can’t hear what you’re saying

— Ralph Waldo Emerson

Why fit in when you were born to stand out?

— Dr. Seuss

PR is a mix of journalism, psychology, and lawyering – it’s an ever-changing and always interesting landscape.

— Ronn Torossian

You can make more friends in two months by becoming interested in other people than you can in two years by trying to get other people interested in you.

— Dale Carnegie

Social media is the ultimate equaliser. It gives a voice and a platform to anyone willing to engage.

— Amy Jo Martin

Good marketing makes the company look smart. Great marketing makes the customer feel smart.

— Joe Chernov

The best marketing doesn’t feel like marketing.

— Tom Fishburne

Content is fire. Social media is gasoline.

— Jay Baer

Until next time!

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Priscilla Osorio

Priscilla is the marketing coordinator for Critical Mention. Early on in her career, she developed a passion for marketing, writing and anything within the communication field. During her leisure time, she loves to watch her favorite sports teams and explore new restaurants with friends and family.