Silence Quotes and Sayings - Page 4
Nothing builds authority up like silence, splendor of the strong and shelter of the weak.
– Charles de Gaulle
Silence is a fence around wisdom
– German Proverb
He who does not know how to be silent will not know how to speak.
It’s better to keep one’s mouth shut and be thought a fool rather than open it and resolve all doubt.
Keep your mouth closed until your mind is in gear.
When something important is going on, silence is a lie.
– A. M. Rosenthal
When truth is replaced by silence,the silence is a lie.
– Yevgeny Yevtushenko
Silence is the genius of fools and one of the virtues of the wise.
– Bernard de Bonnard
Silence is never more golden than when you hold it long enough to get all the facts before you speak.
Silence is more musical than any song.
– Christina G Rossetti
Men of few words are the best men.
– William Shakespeare
In human intercourse the tragedy begins, not when there is misunderstanding about words, but when silence is not understood.
– Henry David Thoreau
Silence and reserve will give anyone a reputation for wisdom.
– Myrtle Reed
The innocent is the person who explains nothing.
– Albert Camus
I have often regretted my speech, never my silence.
Be silent, or speak something worth hearing.
What a blessing it would be if we could open and shut our ears as easily as we do our eyes.
There are grammatical errors even in his silence.
– Stanislaw J. Lec
Silence is one of the hardest arguments to refute.
– Josh Billings
Still waters run deep.
– Latin Proverb
Silence is also speech.
Silence is so freaking loud
– Sarah Dessen
The deepest feeling always shows itself in silence.
– Marianne Moore
In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.
– Martin Luther King, Jr.
Never miss a good chance to shut up.
– Will Rogers