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"Always do sober what you said you'...

"Always do sober what you said you'd do drunk. That will teach you to keep your mouth shut." - Ernest Hemingway
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jan 17
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Truth is like the sun. You can...

Truth is like the sun. You can shut it out for a time, but it ain't goin' away. ...Elvis Presley
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 08
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Sometimes I think that it is enough to say that if we don't sit down and sh...

Sometimes I think that it is enough to say that if we don't sit down and shut up once in a while we'll lose our minds even earlier than we had expected. Noise is an imposition on sanity, and we live in very noisy times. ...Joan Baez
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 22
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The ability to speak several languages is...

The ability to speak several languages is an asset, but the ability to keep your mouth shut in any language is priceless. - Unknown
πŸ“…οΈŽ Nov 08
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And so those mindless beasts of the subconscious had access to a machine that ...

And so those mindless beasts of the subconscious had access to a machine that could never be shut down. The secret devil of every soul on the planet all set free at once to loot and maim.[forbidden planet]... Leslie Nielsen: Commander Adams
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 09
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β€œEventually you have to say β€˜honestly, shut the fuck up’. Part of your job as a dir...

β€œEventually you have to say β€˜honestly, shut the fuck up’. Part of your job as a director is you’ve got to just stand your ground and say β€˜this is what I want. Fuck off’.β€œ β€” Ridley Scott on dealing with people who regularly challenge his creative decisions
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jan 11
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β€œWell my Daddy told me β€˜Don’t ever mi...

β€œWell my Daddy told me β€˜Don’t ever miss a good chance to shut up.’ And that means don’t talk past the close.” -Dr. Phil
πŸ“…οΈŽ Dec 31
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"The way to see by fai...

"The way to see by faith is to shut the eye of reason" -Benjamin Franklin
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jan 09
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"A question opens the mind, a statement closes the...

"A question opens the mind, a statement closes the mind. When you say I can't afford it, your mind shuts down, and you become what you say." -Robert Kiyosaki
πŸ“…οΈŽ Dec 29
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I shut my eyes and all the wor...

I shut my eyes and all the world drops dead. I lift my eyes and all is born again. – Sylvia Plath
πŸ“…οΈŽ Nov 28
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β€œHalf of seeming clever is keeping...

β€œHalf of seeming clever is keeping your mouth shut at the right times.” ―Patrick Rothfuss, The Wise Man's Fear
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jul 27
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"We spend the first year of a child's life te...

"We spend the first year of a child's life teaching it to walk and talk and the rest of its life to shut up and sit down." β€”Neil deGrasse Tyson
πŸ“…οΈŽ Sep 22
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"An angry man opens ...

"An angry man opens his mouth and shuts his eyes." β€”Cato the Elder
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jun 09
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"What a blessing it would be if we could o...

"What a blessing it would be if we could open and shut our ears as easily as we open and shut our eyes!" β€” Georg Christoph Lichtenberg
πŸ“…οΈŽ Sep 24
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"The trouble with these people is that their c...

"The trouble with these people is that their cities have never been bombed and their mothers have never been told to shut up." -Charles Bukowski
πŸ“…οΈŽ Aug 02
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I gotta go so much bigg...

I gotta go so much bigger, so they can never shut me down-AJR Next Up Forever
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jul 27
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β€œAlways do sober what you said you'...

β€œAlways do sober what you said you'd do drunk. That will teach you to keep your mouth shut.” ― Ernest Hemingway
πŸ“…οΈŽ May 11
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"When Fortune knocks, open the door,' th...

"When Fortune knocks, open the door,' they say. But why should one make fortune knock, by keeping the door shut?" - Idries Shah
πŸ“…οΈŽ May 01
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"I wish people who have ...

"I wish people who have trouble communicating would just shut up." β€” Tom Lehrer
πŸ“…οΈŽ Apr 25
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"Our gods gave us legs to run with, noses to smell with, hands to touch and f...

"Our gods gave us legs to run with, noses to smell with, hands to touch and feel. What mad cruel god would give a man eyes and tell him he must forever keep them shut, and never look at all the beauty in the world?" - George R. R. Martin
πŸ“…οΈŽ Sep 05
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Meditation is the way in which we come to feel o...

Meditation is the way in which we come to feel our basic inseparability from the whole universe, and what that requires is that we shut up. - Alan Watts
πŸ“…οΈŽ Oct 11
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"Each has his past shut in him like the leave...

"Each has his past shut in him like the leaves of a book known to him by his heart, and his friends can only read the title." - Virginia Woolf
πŸ“…οΈŽ Nov 29
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Truth is like the sun. You ca...

Truth is like the sun. You can shut it out for a time, but it ain't going away- Elvis Presley
πŸ“…οΈŽ Sep 23
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"What a blessing it would be if we could o...

"What a blessing it would be if we could open and shut our ears as easily as we open and shut our eyes!" β€” Georg Christoph Lichtenberg
πŸ“…οΈŽ Oct 15
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"Even a fish wouldn't get ...

"Even a fish wouldn't get into trouble if it kept its mouth shut." - Korean Proverb.
πŸ“…οΈŽ Apr 08
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"You know, Dick, when life gives you le...

"You know, Dick, when life gives you lemons, just shut up and eat the damn lemons." - Harry Solomon "3rd Rock from the Sun"
πŸ“…οΈŽ Oct 07
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"You’ll miss the best...

"You’ll miss the best things if you keep your eyes shut." β€” Dr. Seuss
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jun 28
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Life is all about balance. You don’t always need to be getti...

Life is all about balance. You don’t always need to be getting stuff done. Sometimes it’s perfectly OK, and absolutely necessary, to shut down, kick back, and do nothing. - Lori Deschene
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jun 09
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"Tell us a gross story," She...

"Tell us a gross story," She says, "Rip yourself open. Sew yourself shut," - Chuck Palahniuk
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jun 08
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Never miss a g...

Never miss a good chance to shut up. -Will Rogers
πŸ“…οΈŽ Mar 12
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"We spend the first year of a child's life tea...

"We spend the first year of a child's life teaching it to walk and talk and the rest of its life to shut up and sit down." - Neil deGrasse Tyson
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jan 18
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"A mad girlfriend is like talking to the cops. Anything you say can...

"A mad girlfriend is like talking to the cops. Anything you say can, and will, be used against you, and possibly lead to years of punishment. Best to plead the 5th and keep your mouth shut." - /u/vonmonologue
πŸ“…οΈŽ Sep 30
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"Be optimistic, exhibit ...

"Be optimistic, exhibit patience, shut your mouth, and execute." Gary Vaynerchuk
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 05
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"Each has his past shut in him like the lea...

"Each has his past shut in him like the leaves of a book known to him by heart and his friends can only read the title." - Virginia Woolf
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jan 26
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β€œA childhood without books – that would be no childhood. Th...

β€œA childhood without books – that would be no childhood. That would be like being shut out from the enchanted place where you can go and find the rarest kind of joy.” - Astrid Lindgren
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jan 12
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"Letting go. Everyone talks about it like it's the easiest thing. Un...

"Letting go. Everyone talks about it like it's the easiest thing. Unfurl your fingers one by one until your hand is open. But my hand has been clenched into a fist for years now; it's frozen shut." -Gayle Forman
πŸ“…οΈŽ May 11
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"The human mind is a lot like the human egg, and the h...

"The human mind is a lot like the human egg, and the human egg has a shut-off device. When one sperm gets in, it shuts down so the next one can’t get in" - Charlie Munger
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jan 24
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"Always try to temper your anger. For when the n...

"Always try to temper your anger. For when the normally calm and logical people start screaming that's when people shut the fuck up and listen" -Unknown
πŸ“…οΈŽ Mar 03
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"And I have one of those very loud, stupid laughs. I mean if I ever...

"And I have one of those very loud, stupid laughs. I mean if I ever sat behind myself in a movie or something, I'd probably lean over and tell myself to please shut up." - J.D. Salinger, The Catcher in the Rye
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jul 12
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"stand in the ashes of a trillion sou...

"stand in the ashes of a trillion souls, and ask them if they can shut up for a minute. their silence is your answer."
πŸ“…οΈŽ Nov 30
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"Shut out all of your past excep...

"Shut out all of your past except that which will help you weather your tomorrows." - Sir William Osler
πŸ“…οΈŽ Mar 08
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That’s one small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind. It suddenly struck me that that...

That’s one small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind. It suddenly struck me that that tiny pea, pretty and blue, was the Earth. I put up my thumb and shut one eye, and my thumb blotted out the planet Earth. I didn’t feel like a giant. I felt very, very small - Neil Armstrong
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jul 19
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"Never miss a good ...

"Never miss a good chance to shut up" β€” The sign in my kitchen.
πŸ“…οΈŽ Oct 10
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"Trivial Pursuit could lit...

"Trivial Pursuit could literally be the name of anything." -shut up, mike on Twitter
πŸ“…οΈŽ May 14
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How many slams in an old screen door? Depends how loud you shut it. How many slices ...

How many slams in an old screen door? Depends how loud you shut it. How many slices in a bread? Depends how thin you cut it. How much good inside a day? Depnds how good you live 'em. How much love inside a friend? Depends how much you give 'em. -S. Silverstein
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jun 08
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"The ability to speak several language...

"The ability to speak several languages is valuable, but the ability to keep your mouth shut in any language is priceless"
πŸ“…οΈŽ Nov 29
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"I am a Museum full ...

"I am a Museum full of Art but you had your eyes shut" - Rupi Kaur
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 10
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"I want a woman who can sit me down, shut me up, tell me ten ...

"I want a woman who can sit me down, shut me up, tell me ten things I don’t already know, and make me laugh. I don’t care what you look like... Just have something in there." - Henry Rollins
πŸ“…οΈŽ Dec 12
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"A childhood without books – that would be no childhood. T...

"A childhood without books – that would be no childhood. That would be like being shut out from the enchanted place where you can go and find the rarest kind of joy."-Astrid Lindgren
πŸ“…οΈŽ Nov 16
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How could I, fool that I am, go on sitting in my office, ...

How could I, fool that I am, go on sitting in my office, or here at home, instead of leaping onto a train with my eyes shut and opening them only when I am with you? -Franz Kafka
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jun 17
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"I have three rules to live by. One, get your work d...

"I have three rules to live by. One, get your work done. If that doesn't work, shut up and drink your gin. And when all else fails, run like hell!" - Ray Bradbury
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jul 16
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The world is too noisy and distracted to probably ultimately survive. Everyon...

The world is too noisy and distracted to probably ultimately survive. Everyone needs to shut the fuck up. The answers are in the silence. Monks set themselves on fire to protest and to make this point. Just consider it. – Garry Shandling
πŸ“…οΈŽ Mar 28
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"If A is success in life, then A = x +...

"If A is success in life, then A = x + y + z. Work is x, play is y and z is keeping your mouth shut." ~ Albert Einstein.
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jan 29
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"People who shut their eyes to reality simply invite their own destru...

"People who shut their eyes to reality simply invite their own destruction, and anyone who insists on remaining in a state of innocence long after that innocence is dead turns himself into a monster."James Baldwin
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jun 12
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"Shut ones eyes tight or open ...

"Shut ones eyes tight or open ones arms wide; either way, one's a fool" - The witch of the wilds
πŸ“…οΈŽ Sep 06
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The world is too noisy and distracted to probably ultimately survive. Everyon...

The world is too noisy and distracted to probably ultimately survive. Everyone needs to shut the fuck up. The answers are in the silence. Monks set themselves on fire to protest and to make this point. Just consider it. – Garry Shandling
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jul 09
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Always do sober what you said you'...

Always do sober what you said you'd do drunk. That will teach you to keep your mouth shut.- Ernest Hemingway
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 19
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If we shut down our busy mind...

If we shut down our busy minds and open up our aching hearts we will see, hear & feel Love.
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 16
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Sometimes you gotta shut up, swallow y...

Sometimes you gotta shut up, swallow your pride and accept that you're wrong. It's not giving up, it's called growing up.
πŸ“…οΈŽ Mar 08
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