American Rhetoric.com Online speech bank with historical figures, celebrities, politicians, activists, entreprenuers, and business leaders. Includes famous speeches from movies.
Brainyquote.com Search by author or topic to quote someone you admire
CJR.org Columbia Journalism Review’s online magazine critiques relevant issues related to news coverage and the media business.
QuotationsPage.com The oldest collection of quotes available online..
WomenSpeechArchive.org The Carrie Chapman Catt Center at Iowa State University hosts a comprehensive archive of great speeches by women.
TED.com Watch some of the world's greatest thinkers and doers expand on mind-boggling topics. The website includes videos and speech transcripts.
Toastmasters.org A non-profit organization with chapters around the country. Members are committed to helping one another develop their public speaking and leadership skills through practice and feedback.