Monday, April 23, 2012

Inspirational Stammering Quotes Old and New

"The stammer was a way of telling the world that he was not like others, a way of expressing his singularity". Ted Morgan

"Although it is a tough row to hoe at first, there is nothing as therapeutic as self-confrontation". (Rainey)

"One of my patients was a city official who made a practice of taking whisky before giving his weekly report to the City Council. Soon his alcoholism became a more serious problem than his stammering, and he was hospitalized for this condition". (Bluemel)

"Stuttering is what you do trying not to stutter again".(Johnson)

“Everybody prays whether [you think] of it as praying or not. The odd silence you fall into when something very beautiful is happening or something very good or very bad. The ah-h-h-h! that sometimes floats up out of you as out of a Fourth of July crowd when the sky-rocket bursts over the water. The stammer of pain at somebody else s pain. The stammer of joy at somebody else's joy. Whatever words or sounds you use for sighing with over your own life. These are all prayers in their way. These are all spoken not just to yourself but”- Frederick Buechner
"No man can tell but he that loves his children, how many delicious accents make a man's heart dance in the pretty conversation of those dear pledges; their childishness, their stammering, their little angers, their innocence, their imperfections, their necessities, are so many little emanations of joy and comfort to him that delights in their persons and society". ~ Jeremy Taylor

"With my looks and my stutter, they have no choice, but to listen"- Saytue Saye

"He's says my stutter is cute. She's says I'm funny when I speak"- Saytue Saye

"Outsmart your stutter with confidence and style"- Saytue Saye

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