Some Great Speeches (In no particular order)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Kurt Vonnegut teaches us not to sweat the small stuff

 

 


2. Ask not what your country can do for you  – John F Kennedy
3. Nelson Mandela: An ideal for which I am prepared to die
4. We shall fight on the beaches – Winston Churchill

6. Margaret Thatcher: The lady’s not for turning
7. “We Shall Fight on the Beaches” by Winston Churchill
8. Inaugrual Address of John F. Kennedy
9. “Address to Nation on the Challenger” by Ronald Regan
10. “Appeal of June 18″ by Charles de Gaulle
11. Resignation Speech of George Washington
12. “Strength and Decency” by Theodore Roosevelt
13. “Pearl Harbor Address to the Nation” by Franklin D. Roosevelt
14. “Blood, Sweat, and Tears” by Winston Churchill
15. “Citizenship in a Republic” by Theodore Roosevelt
16. “Duty, Honor, Country” by General Douglas MacArthur
18. “The Decision to Go to the Moon” by John F. Kennedy
19. “Give Me Liberty or Give Me Death” by Patrick Henry
20. Second Inaugural Address of Abraham Lincoln
21. I’ve Been to the Mountaintop – Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
22. The Ballot or the Bullet – Malcolm X
23. American Rhetoric: Richard M. Nixon
24. Robert F. Kennedy — Statement on the Assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr.
25. American Rhetoric: Anna Howard Shaw
26. Franklin D. Roosevelt — “The Four Freedoms”
27. Mary Fisher — 1992 Republican National Convention Address (“A Whisper of Aids”)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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