Silence Quotes

Thomas carlyle - silence is deep as eternity speech is shallow as...
It is a great thing to know the season for speech and the season for silence.
Seneca

There are grammatical errors even in his silence.
Stanislaw J. Lec, "Unkempt Thoughts".
Sleep is often the only occasion in which man cannot silence his conscience; we forget what we knew in our dream.
Erich Fromm
Ralph waldo emerson - the silence that accepts merit as the most...
To sin by silence when we should protest makes cowards out of men.
Ella Wheeler Wilcox

Oppression can only survive through silence.
Carmen de Monteflores
Silence is the perfectest herald of joy: I were but little happy, if I could say how much.
William Shakespeare, "Much Ado about Nothing", Act 2 scene 1
Nothing is more useful than silence.
Menande
Silence is the virtue of fools.
Sir Francis Bacon
Jacqui we - music is a medicine for many... silence is a...
Silence is one of the hardest arguments to refute.
Josh Billings
Lying is done with words and also with silence.
Adrienne Rich
Nothing is so good for an ignorant man as silence; and if he was sensible of this he would not be ignorant.
Saadi
cold silence has a tendency to atrophy any sense of compassion, between supposed lovers, between supposed brothers. And I know the pieces fit.
Maynard James Keenan, in the song "Schism", by Tool
It is better wither to be silent, or to say things of more value than silence. Sooner throw a pearl at hazard than an idle or useless word; and do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in a few.
Pythagoras
Silence is argument carried out by other means.
Ernesto "Che" Guevara
Silence will not betray your thoughts but the expression on your face will. Humor has a hundred faces tragedy only a few.
H. G. Mendelson
My personal hobbies are reading, listening to music, and silence.
Edith Sitwell
True silence is the rest of the mind it is to the spirit what sleep is to the body, nourishment and refreshment.
William Penn
The price of seeing is silence.
Marge Piercy, Circles in the Water "Intruding".
Silence at the proper season is wisdom, and better than any speech.
Plutarch
If you shoot at mimes, should you use a silencer?
Steven Wright
Their silence is sufficient praise.
Terence
There is no need to go to India or anywhere else to find peace. You will find that deep place of silence right in your room, your garden or even your bathtub.
Elisabeth Kubler - Ross
Silence is the ultimate weapon of power.
Charles De Gaulle
The best answer to answer to anger is silence.
Author Unknown
We shall have to repent in this generation, not so much for the evil deeds of the wicked people, but for the appalling silence of the good people.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Silence is more musical than any song.
Christina Rossetti
To sin by silence when they should protest makes cowards of men.
Abraham Lincoln
Silence is one of the great arts of conversation, as allowed by Cicero himself, who says, there is not only an art, but an eloquence in it. A well bred woman may easily and effectually promote the most useful and elegant conversation without speaking a word. The modes of speech are scarcely more variable than the modes of silence.
Tom Blai
With silence favor me.
Horace
Odd how much it hurts when a friend moves away - And leaves behind only silence.
Pam Brown
Accustomed to the veneer of noise, to the shibboleths of promotion, public relations, and market research, society is suspicious of those who value silence.
John Lah
Everything has its wonders, even darkness and silence, and I learn, whatever state I am in, therein to be content.
Helen Kelle
We believe that the applause of silence is the only kind that counts.
Alfred Jarry
True silence is the rest of the mind; it is to the spirit what sleep is to the body, nourishment and refreshment.
William Penn
A warrior of light knows that he will hear an order in the silence of his heart that will guide him.
Paulo Coelho, Manual of the Warrior of Light
In silence man can most readily preserve his integrity.
Meister Eckhart
The rest is silence.
William Shakespeare, "Hamlet", Act 5 scene 2