Silence Quotes and Sayings - Page 4
The tree of silence bears the fruit of peace.
- Arabian Proverb
Nothing strengthens authority so much as silence.
- Leonardo da Vinci
Silence will save me from being wrong, but it will also deprive me of the possibility of being right.
Silence is a text easy to misread.
- A. A. Attanasio
Silence implies consent.
Their silence is sufficient praise.
The most profound statements are often said in silence.
- Lynn Johnston
To sin by silence when they should protest makes cowards of men.
- Abraham Lincoln
Silence is a source of great strength.
- Lao Tzu
Silence is one of the great arts of conversation.
- Marcus Tullius Cicero
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 man’s silence is wonderful to listen to.
- Thomas Hardy
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