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In silence - and in self-defense - I figured things out in my own little way. (Quote by - Loretta Young)

How could the drops of water know themselves to be a river? Yet the river flows on. (Quote by - Antoine de St. Exupery)

The ideal man is his own best friend and takes delight in privacy. (Quote by - Aristotle)

Sometimes silence is not golden--just yellow. (Quote by - Anon.)

I have noticed that nothing I never said ever did me any harm. (Quote by - Calvin Coolidge)

Every word is like an unnecessary stain on silence and nothingness. (Quote by - Samuel Beckett)

What manly eloquence could produce such an effect as woman's silence? (Quote by - Jules Michelet)

The breathing miracle into silence passed! (Quote by - Gerald Massey)

Vessels never give so great a sound as when they are empty. (Quote by - Bishop John Jewell)

I can hear the roar of women's silence. (Quote by - Thomas Sankara)

A man who lives right, and is right, has more power in his silence than another has by his words. (Quote by - Phillips Brooks)

Silence is the element in which great things fashion themselves together; that at length they may emerge, full-formed and majestic, into the daylight of Life, which they are thenceforth to rule. (Quote by - Thomas Carlyle)

Speech is great; but silence is greater. (Quote by - Thomas Carlyle)

I drank the silence of God from a spring in the woods. (Quote by - Georg Trakl)

And new people come in, and it doesn't go along with their politics, and they fire me, end the column, silence a voice in Los Angeles. They can't silence it nationally, but they are able to do it there. (Quote by - Robert Scheer)

The deepest feeling always shows itself in silence; not in silence, but restraint. (Quote by - Marianne Craig Moore)

One of the best ways to persuade others is with your ears. (Quote by - Dean Rusk)

Ever since I came to Congress in 1992, there are those who have been trying to silence my voice. I've been told to "sit down and shut up" over and over again. Well, I won't sit down and I won't shut up until the full and unvarnished truth is placed before the American people. (Quote by - Cynthia McKinney)

When the oak is felled the whole forest echoes with its fall, but a hundred acorns are sown in silence by an unnoticed breeze. (Quote by - Thomas Carlyle)

A wise old owl sat on an oak; The more he saw the less he spoke; The less he spoke the more he heard; Why aren't we like that wise old bird? (Quote by - Edward H. Richards)

The earth is rude, silent, incomprehensible at first; Be not discouraged-- keep on-- there are divine things, well envelop'd; I swear to you there are divine things more beautiful than words can tell. (Quote by - Walt Whitman)

Silence has been given to woman the better to express her thoughts. (Quote by - Louis Claude Joseph Desnoyers)

Silence is the great teacher, and to learn its lessons you must pay attention to it. There is no substitute for the creative inspiration, knowledge, and stability that come from knowing how to contact your core of inner silence. The great Sufi poet Rumi wrote, Only let the moving waters calm down, and the sun and moon will be reflected on the surface of your being. (Quote by - Deepak Chopra)

Lying is done with words and also with silence. (Quote by - Adrienne Rich)

Silence is more musical than any song. (Quote by - Christina Rossetti)


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