Delivered after the first battles of the Peloponnesian War, this oration by Pericles is nothing short of an attempt to reaffirm a civilization's underpinnings in the face of massive death and...
One of the greatest speeches in American history, Lincoln's battlefield oration is certainly the shortest. We've chosen 20 words out of the entire speech's 272.
President Obama held a press conference to address criticism of the Affordable Care Act rollout as well as to address several international situations. Here are 25 words to help you follow the give...
Upon his election as president of South Africa in 1994, Nelson Mandela gave an address to the people of Capetown, which embodied his vision for a government which fairly represented all the people of...
In the middle of several international crises involving Syria and Iran among others, President Obama addressed the United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday. Use our list of 67 words to help follow...
On the occasion of the 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr. 's " I have a dream" speech, President Obama spoke about the progress made by African-Americans since 1963 and how far we all still...
Bill Parcells is a legendary football coach, known for his in-your-face style and temper. His reputation makes this heartfelt and insightful speech, given upon his enshrinement into the Hall of Fame...
Learn the vocabulary King used to inspire a generation to break free from the "manacles of segregation and the chains of discrimination." On August 28, 1963 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. delivered his...