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Silence is golden when you cant think of a good answer.
Muhammad Ali silence
Nothing builds authority up like silence, splendor of the strong and shelter of the weak.
Charles de Gaulle silence
In long intervals I have expressed an opinion on public issues whenever they appeared to me so bad and unfortunate that silence would have made me feel guilty of complicity.
Albert Einstein silence
Decency is Indecency’s Conspiracy of Silence.
George Bernard Shaw silence
Though silence is not necessarily an admission, it is not a denial, either.
Cicero silence
....it is not wise to keep the fire going under a slander unless you can get some large advantage out of keeping it alive. Few slanders can stand the wear of silence.
Mark Twain silence
There were grammatical errors even in his silence.
StanisЕ‚aw Jerzy Lec silence
they flock and they flee through the thunder of seem though the stars in their silence say Be.
E. E. Cummings silence
What can be said at all can be said clearly, and what we cannot talk about we must pass over in silence.
Ludwig Wittgenstein silence
I have often regretted my speech, never my silence.
Publilius Syrus silence
Under all speech that is good for anything there lies a silence that is better. Silence is deep as ; speech is shallow as .
Thomas Carlyle silence
Silence gives consent.
Oliver Goldsmith silence
They hug in silence as the sun sets on their empty street.
Homosexuality silence
And then there crept A little noiseless noise among the leaves, Born of the very sigh that silence heaves.
John Keats silence
And, what is worse, the reader often shares the writer's prejudices, and is far too well pleased with his conclusions to examine either his premises or his reasoning. Stand on a barrel in the streets of Bagdad, and say in a loud voice, 'Twice two is four, and ginger is hot in the mouth, therefore Mohammed is the prophet of God', and your logic will probably escape criticism; or, if anyone should by chance criticise it, you could easily silence him by calling him a Christian dog.
A. E. Housman silence
When awful darkness and silence reign Over the great Gromboolian plain, Through the long, long wintry nights. When the angry breakers roar As they beat on the rocky shore;— When Storm-clouds brood on the towering heights Of the Hills of the Chankly Bore
Edward Lear silence
Le silence
Blaise Pascal silence
Tout silence n'est fait que de paroles qu'on n'a pas dites. C'est pour cela peut-
Marguerite Yourcenar silence
Silence is not always tact and it is tact that is golden, not silence.
Samuel Butler (novelist) silence
Secret guilt by silence is betrayed.
John Dryden silence
Nell teaches aspects of parenthood never understood before. If she cries or makes a mess or decides to be contrary (and these are relatively rare), it doesn't bother. There is always Chris's silence to compare it to. What is seen now so much more clearly is that although the names keep changing and the bodies keep changing, the larger pattern that holds us all together goes on and on. In terms of this larger pattern the lines at the end of this book still stand. We have won it. Things are better now. You can sort of tell these things.
Robert M. Pirsig silence
By thunders of white silence.
Elizabeth Barrett Browning silence
How is this? Ought not the petitioner to speak first, and the conqueror to listen in silence?
Lucius Cornelius Sulla silence
Who shall silence all the airs and madrigals that whisper softness in chambers?
Composer silence
: Who rides the wind must go where their steed will take them. Rose: Who treads the way of stars must walk in silence.
The Books of Magic silence
O precious is the pause between the winds that come and go, And sweet the silence of the shores between the ebb and flow.
Arthur O'Shaughnessy silence
The "I" in me, my friend, dwells in the house of silence, and therein it shall remain for ever more, unperceived, unapproachable.
Khalil Gibran silence
What difference does it make, whether we keep our silence because [they] force us or because we're afraid they might force us?
Orson Scott Card silence
I am rather inclined to silence, and whether that be wise or not, it is at least more unusual nowadays to find a man who can hold his tongue than to find one who cannot.
Lincoln silence
My voice went recently, never happened before, off like a tap. I had to sit in silence for nine days, chalkboard around my neck. Like an old-school mime. Like a kid in the naughty corner. Like a Victorian mute.
Adele silence
Deep vengeance is the daughter of deep silence.
Vittorio Alfieri silence
In some causes silence is dangerous.
Saint Ambrose silence
Only silence perfects silence.
A. R. Ammons silence
I am a prince I have it all, and I hear your foot steps on the wall, I wait in silence for your call, and take a shot and watch you fall.
Trey Anastasio silence
I like silence; I'm a gregarious loner and without the solitude, I lose my gregariousness.
Karen Armstrong silence
A voice is a human gift; it should be cherished and used, to utter fully human speech as possible. Powerlessness and silence go together.
Margaret Atwood silence
No man pleases by silence; many I please by speaking briefly.
Ausonius silence
I always believed that my silence on several topics will be an advantage in the long run.
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan silence
There are many types of silence. There is a silence before the note, there is a silence at the end and there is a silence in the middle.
Daniel Barenboim silence
Every word is like an unnecessary stain on silence and nothingness.
Samuel Beckett silence
And now there is merely silence, silence, silence, saying all we did not know.
William Rose Benet silence
What a mysterious thing madness is. I have watched patients whose lips are forever sealed in a perpetual silence. They live, breathe, eat; the human form is there, but that something, which the body can live without, but which cannot exist without the body, was missing.
Nellie Bly silence
I need complete silence when I write.
Chris Bohjalian silence
To listen to your own silence is the key to comedy.
Elayne Boosler silence
True penitence condemns to silence. What a man is ready to recall he would be willing to repeat.
F. H. Bradley silence
I've always been the king of silence. I've always been a minimalist comedian. I've taken my influence from Jack Benny, who was the king of that... I've always done 'less is more.'
Albert Brooks silence
Odd how much it hurts when a friend moves away- and leaves behind only silence.
Pam Brown silence
And in the afternoon they entered a land - but such a land! A land hung in mourning, darkened by gigantic cypresses, submerged; a land of reptiles, silence, shadow, decay.
George Washington Cable silence
The media transforms the great silence of things into its opposite. Formerly constituting a secret, the real now talks constantly. News reports, information, statistics, and surveys are everywhere.
Michel De Certeau silence
I was silent as a child, and silenced as a young woman; I am taking my lumps and bumps for being a big mouth, now, but usually from those whose opinion I don't respect.
Sandra Cisneros silence
To a poet, silence is an acceptable response, even a flattering one.
Sidonie Gabrielle Colette silence
It's kind of like Silence of the lambs meets Boogey Nights.
Brittany Daniel silence
Music is the silence between the notes.
Claude Debussy silence
Who tells a finer tale than any of us. Silence does.
Isak Dinesen silence
The desert has its holiness of silence, the crowd its holiness of conversation.
Walter Elliot silence
I think television has betrayed the meaning of democratic speech, adding visual chaos to the confusion of voices. What role does silence have in all this noise?
Federico Fellini silence
I aspire only to silence.
Felix Feneon silence
You can never get silence anywhere nowadays, have you noticed?
Bryan Ferry silence
People think we are such great talkers, but there is so much silence in Ireland about certain issues.
Fionnula Flanagan silence
Ultimately when I gave up the use of motorized vehicles, I walked everywhere, from town to town, across states and two continents. When I stopped talking, I mean literally I stopped speaking. I took a complete vow of silence.
John Francis silence
I refuse to be silenced.
Al Goldstein silence
I can write best in the silence and solitude of the night, when everyone has retired.
Zane Grey silence
A story is told as much by silence as by speech.
Susan Griffin silence
The denial of our duty to act in this case is a denial of our right to act; and if we have no right to act, then may we well be termed the white slaves of the North, for like our brethren in bonds, we must seal our lips in silence and despair.
Angelina Grimke silence
A man is known by the silence he keeps.
Oliver Herford silence
Some persons talk simply because they think sound is more manageable than silence.
Margaret Halsey silence
That man's silence is wonderful to listen to.
Thomas Hardy silence
People are never quiet. It's go, go, go. I'm a go-getter, but you need rest and silence, just to sit around and think about things.
Dana Hill silence
I saw old Autumn in the misty morn stand shadowless like silence, listening to silence.
Thomas Hood silence
I began to think that if you're a stutterer, it's about inhabiting silence, emptiness, and nothingness.
Tom Hooper silence
To hike out alone in the desert; to sleep on the valley floor on a night with no moon, in the pitch black, just listening to the boom of silence: you cant imagine what thats like.
Nicole Krauss silence
Theres a degree of deception in silence.
Don Lemon silence
Now all my teachers are dead except silence.
W S Merwin silence
A small silence came between us, as precise as a picture hanging on the wall.
Jean Stafford silence
I drank the silence of God from a spring in the woods.
Georg Trakl silence
Since 1994, lawmakers on both sides of the aisle have considered it politically risky to offer a plan to fix Americas broken health care system. The American public, though, has paid the price for this silence as health care costs skyrocketed, millions went uninsured, and millions more grappled with financial insecurity and hardship.
Ron Wyden silence
Don’t talk unless you can improve the silence.
Jorge Luis Borges silence
Every word has consequences. Every silence, too.
Jean Paul Sartre silence
Speak only if it improves upon the silence.
Gandhi silence
Not being heard is no reason for silence.
Victor Hugo silence
No person is your friend who demands your silence, or denies your right to grow.
Alice Walker silence
The dead soldiers silence sings our national anthem.
Aaron Kilbourn #MemorialDay #veteransday #rememberancesunday silence
Clark Kent: We will. First well have a week of uncomfortable silence, then well talk about something trivial, and then well move on.
Smallville silence
Mark: Shes looking for company after a minute of uncomfortable silence. Well, get used to it, baby. Therell be a lot more where that came from when were married.
Peep Show silence
Lucrezia Borgia: At night, like a phantom. pause, she sighs, Cesare looks down Cesare, he suffered for me in absolute silence. He wouldve died for me. The least I can do is let him see his child-
The Borgias 2011 TV series silence
Reese: Give me a little credit, psycho. Ive been doing my own research. takes rental videos out See, I rented Silence of the Lambs, Seven, and the Nutty Professor.
Malcolm in the Middle silence
White: Hohoho! My dear Miss Fey, Im sorry but I must ask you for one more thing Your eternal silence.
Ace Attorney silence
Adam: Well, that ought to silence most of our detractors on this one but I expect well still get some complaints.
MythBusters silence
Bobby: Silence, village idiot!
The Sixth Sense 1999 silence
I never said nothing, said Nanny Ogg mildly. I know you never! I could hear you not saying anything! Youve got the loudest silences I ever did hear from anyone who wasnt dead!
Discworld silence
Lugnut: Silence, Blitzwing! I did not follow this beacon halfway across the galaxy for dancing lessons! This was Megatrons ship!
Transformers: Animated silence
Open your mouth only if what youre going to say is more beautiful than silence.
Ash Sweeney silence
Maximillion Maxie Zeus: Silence! First, you transgress against me. Then, you force me to descend to the mortal plane. And now, you tell me I know not what I think?!
Batman: The Animated Series silence
A fair request should be followed by the deed in silence.
Dante Alighieri silence
Speech and silence. We feel safer with a madman who talks than with one who cannot open his mouth.
Emile M Cioran silence
We do not need a censorship of the press. We have a censorship by the press... It is not we who silence the press. It is the press who silences us.
Gilbert K. Chesterton silence
Agent 47: Who was the client?[silence from the laptop]Agent 47: Answer me! Who ordered the hit on Belicoff?[continued silence]Agent 47: If you set me up, I will find you and I will burn that building to the ground around you.
Hitman 2007 silence
Cobb: I need to get home. Thats all I care about right now.Ariadne: Why cant you go home?Cobb: Because they think I killed her.Ariadne: [silence]Cobb: Thank you.Ariadne: For what?Cobb: For not asking whether I did.
Inception 2010 silence
An Irishman needs three things : silence, cunnning, and exile.
James Joyce silence
Greg Focker: They dont call me Barry Poppins for nothing.[they all laugh]Jack Byrnes: Why would someone call you Barry Poppins?Greg Focker: [silence] They wouldnt.
Meet the Fockers 2004 silence
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