Talking Quotes (346 quotes)
Here I Go, Talking About Money Again
We assume women talk more than men. Today scientific study has even found the odd bit of evidence that girls may indeed find it easier to acquire language than boys. It depends on the context. What she has found is that men hold court more often in mixed-gender conversation unless the topic is one where female expertise is presumed — relationships or babies, for example — and this is not just because the men talk over the women but because the women more frequently defer to them. In fact, when I first started, I was amazed at how many more words the male guests and presenters felt justified to slot in.
Talk About Exits
Whether you call it chit-chat, banter or chatter, small talk has the same troubling effect on introverts. It pushes us to the edges of a room. It is the reason we are reluctant to meet new people. It is one of those social pleasantries that is inherently unpleasant. Tweet this. Our distaste for small talk might cause some people to think we are socially inept or snobby. They imagine us turning our noses up at something that goes to the core of our culture.
Friends treat you like a stranger and Strangers treat you like their best friend, oh well Spare a thought for the ones that came before All in a daze bending backwards to reach your goal. Friends treat you like a stranger and Strangers treat you like their best friend, oh well. When can we, yeah can we, work it out? Meditation just makes you more strung out I wish you had a guru to tell you to let it go, let it go. I need a little time out I need a little time out. You need a little time out You need a little time out. From you And me.