Saturday, April 2, 2011

Silent quotation


Silence is a text easy to misread. 
A. A. Attanasio

Under all speech that is good for anything there lies a silence that is better. Silence is deep as Eternity; speech is shallow as Time. 
Thomas Carlyle

Great souls endure in silence. 
Friedrich Schiller

What she doesn't say is just as important as what she does say -- but there's so much more of it. I think from now on I'm going to stick to what she actually does say because I don't have that kind of time. 
Jonathan Katz

Oppression can only survive through silence. 
Carmen de Monteflores

I think the first virtue is to restrain the tongue; he approaches nearest to gods who knows how to be silent, even though he is in the right. 
Cato the Elder

Silence is more musical than any song. 
Christina Rossetti

A fair request should be followed by the deed in silence. 
Dante Alighieri

My personal hobbies are reading, listening to music, and silence. 
Edith Sitwell

Learn to get in touch with the silence within yourself and know that everything in this life has a purpose. 
Elisabeth Kubler-Ross

Silence is the most perfect expression of scorn. 
George Bernard Shaw

With silence favor me.

A good word is an easy obligation; but not to speak ill, requires only our silence, which costs nothing. 
John Tillotson

Silence is one of the hardest arguments to refute. 
Josh Billings

The most profound statements are often said in silence. 
Lynn Johnston

In the attitude of silence the soul finds the path in a clearer light, and what is elusive and deceptive resolves itself into crystal clearness. Our life is a long and arduous quest after Truth. 
Mahatma Gandhi

Well-timed silence hath more eloquence than speech. 
Martin Fraquhar Tupper

Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter. 
Martin Luther King Jr.

In silence man can most readily preserve his integrity. 
Meister Eckhart

Silence is golden when you can't think of a good answer. 
Muhammad Ali

Not merely an absence of noise, Real Silence begins when a reasonable being withdraws from the noise in order to find peace and order in his inner sanctuary. 
Peter Minard

I have often regretted my speech, never my silence. 
Publilius Syrus

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. 

The cruelest lies are often told in silence. 
Robert Louis Stevenson

In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends. 
Martin Luther King Jr.

Nothing is so good for an ignorant man as silence; and if he was sensible of this he would not be ignorant. 

Silence propagates itself, and the longer talk has been suspended, the more difficult it is to find anything to say. 
Samuel Johnson

It is a great thing to know the season for speech and the season for silence. 

The silente man still suffers wrong. 
Author Unknown

But silence never shows itself to so great an advantage, as when it is made the reply to calumny and defamation, provided that we give no just occasion for them. 
Joseph Addison

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

The deepest rivers make least din, The silent soule doth most abound in care. 
William Alexander


Salam, thank you very much for speaking your mind..........

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