These conversation quotes emphasizes the art of conversation. Trail down the famous discussion quotations and sayings for a better idea on this.

Conversation Quotes

Conversation is an art, which is why many people are just talkers but not good conversationalists. Conversation is the exchange of ideas, the flow of thoughts, where two or more people communicate as equals, walk through the conversation step-by-step. Conversation is not talking to people; rather it is talking to people, listening, and responding to what they say. The foundation of stimulating and effective conversation is questions, which are like a breath of fresh air preventing the conversation from flagging. For a hilarious and witty take on conversation, read the famous discussion quotations and sayings given below.

Part of the joy of dancing is conversation. Trouble is, some men can't talk and dance at the same time.

- Ginger Rogers

I don't think of myself as giving interviews. I just have conversations. That gets me in trouble.

- Charles Barkley

El Salvador is a democracy so it's not surprising that there are many voices to be heard here. Yet in my conversations with Salvadorans... I have heard a single voice.

- Dan Quayle

A person isn't who they are during the last conversation you had with them - they're who they've been throughout your whole relationship.

- Rainer Maria Rilke

As much as I converse with sages and heroes, they have very little of my love and admiration. I long for rural and domestic scene, for the warbling of birds and the prattling of my children.

- John Adams

I used to think that everything was just being funny but now I don't know. I mean, how can you tell?

- Andy Warhol

Sir one more comment like that and I will strangle you with my microphone wire!

- Adam Sandler

Sometimes I wish that I was the weather, you'd bring me up in conversation forever. And when it rained, I'd be the talk of the day.

- John Mayer

Do you spell it with a "V" or a "W"?' inquired the judge. 'That depends upon the taste and fancy of the speller, my Lord'.

- Charles Dickens

By all means let's be open-minded, but not so open-minded that our brains drop out.

- Richard Dawkins

In conversation, humor is worth more than wit and easiness more than knowledge.

- George Herbert

It was impossible to get a conversation going, everybody was talking too much.

- Lawrence Peter Berra

A man's character may be learned from the adjectives which he habitually uses in conversation.

- Mark Twain

America has everything, why should they want us.

- George Harrison

Gossip is the Devil's radio.

- George Harrison

Eskimo: "If I did not know about God and sin, would I go to hell?" Priest: "No, not if you did not know." Eskimo: "Then why did you tell me?

- Annie Dillard

We're going to hear a lot of spirited discussion about the President's plan in the next few days and weeks and that's fine as long as everyone comes ready

- George Allen

A lot of people say to me, 'Why did you kill Christ?' I dunno, it was one of those parties, got out of hand, you know.

- Lenny Bruce

Look, you're here to see me, and I can't go on until my dealer is here, and he's waiting to be paid, so give me some money so I can fix up, and then you'll get your show.

- Iggy Pop

Tell me who admires and loves you, and I will tell you who you are.

- Antoine de Saint-Exupery

I think a lot of the time you just parody yourself.

- Dylan Moran

One thing that's coming up a lot is: are you as grumpy as you appear from this Black Books thing.

- Dylan Moran

We are both drawn to surreal situations so the writing was a joy.

- Dylan Moran

Yeah, I think that's sort of the American way. And it's also the Polish way, it turns out.

- Bill Murray

Bush reiterated his stand to conservatives opposing his decision on stem cell research. He said today he believes life begins at conception and ends at execution.

- Jay Leno

Quickly, bring me a beaker of wine, so that I may wet my mind and say something clever.

- Aristophanes

Don't put my name on it. These are simply documents I make.

- Man Ray

James Caan told me at the end of filming 'Elf' that he had been waiting through the whole film for me to be funny - and I never was.

- Will Ferrell

I married a German. Every night I dress up as Poland and he invades me.

- Bette Midler

But the problem is that when I go around and speak on campuses, I still don't get young men standing up and saying, 'How can I combine career and family?'

- Gertrude Stein

The difficulty with this conversation is that it's very different from most of the ones I've had of late. Which, as I explained, have mostly been with trees.

- Douglas Adams

The reading of all good books is like a conversation with the finest minds of past centuries.

- Rene Descartes

Conversation like television set on honeymoon... unnecessary.

- Peter Sellers

Talking with you is sort of the conversational equivalent of an out of body experience.

- Bill Watterson

Your success story is a bigger story than whatever you're trying to say on stage.

- Bruce Springsteen

Communication leads to community, that is, to understanding, intimacy and mutual valuing.

- Rollo May

If we had more time for discussion we should probably have made a great many more mistakes.

- Leon Trotsky

In the long winter evenings he talked to Ma about the Western country. In the West the land was level, and there were no trees. The grass grew thick and high.

- Laura Ingalls Wilder

I´m not going to wait for anything else for you all to do, not one thing more.

- Carl Lewis

The term clinical depression finds its way into too many conversations these days. One has a sense that a catastrophe has occurred in the psychic landscape.

- Leonard Cohen

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