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Eloquence is the power to translate a truth into language perfectly intelligible to the person to whom you speak.

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Source Notes: “Eloquence,” Letters and Social Aims, 1876

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Ralph Waldo Emerson (May 25, 1803 April 27, 1882) was a famous American essayist and one of America's most influential thinkers and writers.

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