Does a wise speaker talk down to you or talk over your head as they tell you all they know? Not likely.
A wise speaker does not come across as smarter than you. The speaker reminds you, often in a new way, of what you already know. Socrates’ wisdom came by claiming he was not wise; however, his questions showed great wisdom. As a speaker, relieving your audience’s ignorance is best done by recalling your own confusion and sharing the questions ...Continue Reading →