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Stories turn strangers into friends. Friends into followers. Followers into fans. And fans into ambassadors.

Ira Koretsky / Speaker, Trainer, Author, Consultant, Coach / CEO, The Chief Storyteller®

If history were taught in the form of stories, it would never be forgotten.

Rudyard Kipling | English journalist, short-story writer, poet, novelist | 1865 - 1936

Those who tell the stories rule society.

Plato | Greek philosopher, mathematician, student of Socrates | 428 – 348

Man won't fly for a thousand years.

Wilbur Wright to brother Orville after unsuccessful flight test, 1901

Progress always involves risk. You can’t steal second and keep one foot on first base.

Robert Quillen | American journalist and humorist

Be incredible at brand-building and storytelling.

Katrina 'Kat' Cole | COO, Focus Brands; Former president Cinnabon

The character of a man is known from his conversations.

Menandros Chiaramonti | Greek dramatist | circa 343 - 291 BCE
dr maya angelou receives presidential medal of freedom 2010 from president obamaBlog

Happy 90th Birthday Maya Angelou

Unfortunately, Maya Angelou passed away in 2014. She was a poet, singer, dancer, memoirist, and civil rights activist. She was brutally honest with her stories about her "less than perfect…
Ira Koretsky
April 4, 2018

When a Griot (community storyteller) dies, it is like a library burns.

Prince Diabaté | Griot, 'Prince of the Kora,' Vocalist | from Guinea, West Africa