Silence Quotes and Sayings
Never miss a good chance to shut up.
– Will Rogers
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 one of the great arts of conversation.
– Marcus Tullius Cicero
When there is noise and crowds, there is trouble; when everything is silent and perfect, there is just perfection and nothing to fill the air.
– Dejan Stojanovic
Keep your mouth closed until your mind is in gear.
Men of few words are the best men.
– William Shakespeare
Silence is a source of great strength.
– Lao Tzu
Silence is golden.
When something important is going on, silence is a lie.
– A. M. Rosenthal
In human intercourse the tragedy begins, not when there is misunderstanding about words, but when silence is not understood.
– Henry David Thoreau
Silence is the best answer not violence.
Silence is a secret weapon that few can master because the noise of the world is more appealing.
Silence is the genius of fools and one of the virtues of the wise.
– Bernard de Bonnard
A wise old owl sat in the oak.
The more he heard, the less he spoke.
The less he spoke, the more he heard.
Why can’t we all be like that bird?
Spoken to me by my father.
Silence is a sword of words.