Some speeches can leave you absolutely… speechless. I personally feel fascinated by the power of a well structured convincing argument and try to achieve the same results when articulating my persuasive messages. In that sense, I consider’s Anthony Weston‘s Rulebook for Arguments an incredibly helpful book which I recommend to anyone interested in writing persuasive arguments.
I also have a special place in my heart for those speeches that manage to persuade you with the power of emotion or just plain oratory awesomeness. So I decided to put together my favourite speeches.
What about you? Do you have a favourite speech? Let me know in the comments!
William Wallace: Address to Scottish Army at Stirling
Aye, fight and you may die. Run and you’ll live — at least a while. And dying in your beds many years from now, would you be willing to trade all the... Read more »