Silence Quotes and Sayings - Page 4
Silence implies consent.
Their silence is sufficient praise.
To sin by silence when they should protest makes cowards of men.
- Abraham Lincoln
The most profound statements are often said in silence.
- Lynn Johnston
Silence is a source of great strength.
- Lao Tzu
Silence is one of the great arts of conversation.
- Marcus Tullius Cicero
A man’s silence is wonderful to listen to.
- Thomas Hardy
True silence is the rest of the mind; it is to the spirit what sleep is to the body, nourishment and refreshment.
- William Penn
Silence is a fence around wisdom
- German Proverb
He who does not know how to be silent will not know how to speak.
Keep your mouth closed until your mind is in gear.
It’s better to keep one’s mouth shut and be thought a fool rather than open it and resolve all doubt.
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 never more golden than when you hold it long enough to get all the facts before you speak.
Silence is the genius of fools and one of the virtues of the wise.
- Bernard de Bonnard
Silence is more musical than any song.
- Christina G Rossetti
Men of few words are the best men.
- William Shakespeare
Silence and reserve will give anyone a reputation for wisdom.
- Myrtle Reed
In human intercourse the tragedy begins, not when there is misunderstanding about words, but when silence is not understood.
- Henry David Thoreau
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