Here you have the necessary tips to make you the speaker you like to be. To have a chance to speak means to have a great opportunity, a great power, and a great responsibility. If you use it with care and skill it can work wonders; if not, you let down yourself and your audience. The first part deals with the art and the technique of public speaking; how to become a prepared person, how to get ready with the speech, how to deliver it. It also gives you a clear sense of the purpose and value of public speaking. The second part is a judicious selection of notable speeches which you will find very helpful as models and as a text for exercises. Instructions on how to make the best use of them are given at the beginning of this part. This is the book many a student has been looking for. It is complete with information, guidance, and exercise to develop speaking skills. Written in response to pressing requests, it fills a real need. The author shares with you the secrets of success in public speaking gathered from decades of learning, teaching and speaking to varied gatherings in a dozen countries around the world.