Gretchen Rubin

Why General Eisenhower Sent a 15-Word Telegram Instead of an Elaborate Message.

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This  story makes me choke up, every time.

I came across so many powerful stories like this when I was researching Forty Ways to Look at Winston Churchill. What a subject!

Have you ever had an experience like this -- when you felt that you could say more, by using fewer words?

Sometimes, a lot of words only diminish what we want to convey.

 

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