Thought, Speech and Writing

This from Walter Benjamin via and View from the Ledge:

“Speech conquers thought, but writing commands it.”

(From Benjaimn’s “Writer’s Technique in Thirteen Theses”, 1928)


About Andrew Munro

An independent business consultant, interim manager and writer, Andrew operates through his company, Burning Pine Ltd (
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One Response to Thought, Speech and Writing

  1. So true too. Love the quote. ❤


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