Silent Quotes

"Great occasions do not make heroes or cowards; they simply unveil them to ...

"Great occasions do not make heroes or cowards; they simply unveil them to our eyes. Silently and imperceptibly, as we wake or sleep, we grow strong or weak; and at last some crisis shows what we have become." - Brooke Foss Westcott
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Better to remain silent and be tho...

Better to remain silent and be thought of as a fool than to speak out and remove all doubt. -Abraham Lincoln
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β€œUse what talents you possess; the woods ...

β€œUse what talents you possess; the woods would be very silent if no birds sang there except those that sang best.” - Henry van Dyke
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"Poets have been mysteri...

"Poets have been mysteriously silent on the subject of cheese." G. K. Chesterton
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In the depth of your hopes and desires, lies your sile...

In the depth of your hopes and desires, lies your silent knowledge of the beyond; and like seeds dreaming, beneath the snow, your heart dreams of spring. - Kahlil Gibran
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Never forget that when we are ...

Never forget that when we are silent, we are one. And when we speak we are two. ...Indira Gandhi
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"Si tacuisses, philosophus mannisse...

"Si tacuisses, philosophus mannisses [If you had been silent, you would have remained a philosopher]" β€”Boethius
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"Where the lips are ...

"Where the lips are silent the heart has a thousand tongues." --Rumi
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"Whereof one cannot speak, thereof one m...

"Whereof one cannot speak, thereof one must remain silent" -Ludwig Wittgenstein, Proposition 7, Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 20
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"Poets have been mysterio...

"Poets have been mysteriously silent on the subject of cheese." β€” G. K. Chesterton
πŸ“…οΈŽ Dec 10
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β€œI let go. Lost in oblivion. Dark and s...

β€œI let go. Lost in oblivion. Dark and silent and complete. I found freedom. Losing all hope was freedom.” ― Chuck Palahniuk,
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"'Tis better to be silent and be...

"'Tis better to be silent and be thought a fool, than to speak and remove all doubt." β€” Abraham Lincoln
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"Be silent. Meaning ...

"Be silent. Meaning is lost when there are too many words." --Rumi
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"Speak a good w...

"Speak a good word or remain silent" Prophet Muhammad
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Confidence ...

Confidence is silent,insecurity is loud.
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"Thought and discourse are the same thing, exce...

"Thought and discourse are the same thing, except that it is the soul's silent, inner dialogue with itself which we have called 'thought'." - Plato
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β€˜Be careful when you fo...

β€˜Be careful when you follow the masses. Sometimes the M is silent.’ - Unknown
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β€œFor all I know, maybe everyon...

β€œFor all I know, maybe everyone is screaming as they go through life, silently.” - Tony Hoagland
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"When I am silent, I fa...

"When I am silent, I fall into that place where everything is music." --Rumi
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β€œDo not fear your enemies. The worst they can do is kill you. Do not fear friends....

β€œDo not fear your enemies. The worst they can do is kill you. Do not fear friends. At worst, they may betray you. Fear those who do not care; they neither kill nor betray, but betrayal and murder exist because of their silent consent.” -Bruno JasieΕ„ski
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"Of those who say...

"Of those who say nothing, few are silent." β€” Thomas Neill
πŸ“…οΈŽ Nov 15
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He that has eyes to see and ears to hear may convince himself that ...

He that has eyes to see and ears to hear may convince himself that no mortal can keep a secret. If his lips are silent, he chatters with his fingertips; betrayal oozes out of him at every pore. Sigmund Freud
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β€œBe silent or let thy...

β€œBe silent or let thy words be worth more than silence.” ― Pythagoras
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And how could we endure to live and let time pass if we were always crying for one day o...

And how could we endure to live and let time pass if we were always crying for one day or one year to come back--if we did not know that every day in a life fills the whole life with expectation and memory and that these are that day? C.S. Lewis, Out of the Silent Planet
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"Poets have been mysteriously sil...

"Poets have been mysteriously silent on the subject of cheese." --G.K. Chesterton, Alarms and Discursions
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β€œTen people who speak make m...

β€œTen people who speak make more noise than ten thousand who are silent” -Napoleon Bonaparte
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"And did you know the liberty bell is a replica? / Silently housed in...

"And did you know the liberty bell is a replica? / Silently housed in its original walls / And while its dreams played music in the night / Quietly / It was told to believe" - Mitski (Last Words of a Shooting Star)
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"No matter how many people care about you.. if you...

"No matter how many people care about you.. if you can't be open with them about who you truly are, you're still alone." Diane Chamberlain, The Silent Sister
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β€œThere is great companion...

β€œThere is great companionship in the silent presence of books." -Jared Alan Brock
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β€œIt is better to remain silent at the risk of b...

β€œIt is better to remain silent at the risk of being thought a fool, than to talk and remove all doubt of it.” ― Maurice Switzer, Mrs. Goose, Her Book
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β€œIt is better to remain silent at the risk of b...

β€œIt is better to remain silent at the risk of being thought a fool, than to talk and remove all doubt of it.” ― Maurice Switzer, Mrs. Goose, Her Book
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β€œThere are far too many silent sufferers. Not because th...

β€œThere are far too many silent sufferers. Not because they don't yearn to reach out, but because they've tried and found no one who cares.” ― Richelle E. Goodrich, Smile Anyway
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jul 20
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"Better to remain silent and be ...

"Better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to speak out and remove all doubt." Abraham Lincoln
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β€œOur lives begin to end the day...

β€œOur lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.” β€” Martin Luther King, Jr.
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"A seed grows with no sound but a tree falls with h...

"A seed grows with no sound but a tree falls with huge noise. Destruction has noise, but creation is quite. This is power of silence... Grow silently. " unknown
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"The splendid thing about falling apar...

"The splendid thing about falling apart silently...is that you can start over as many times as you like." --Sanober Khan
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Our lives begin to end the day...

Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.-Martin Luther King Jr.
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β€œI closed my mouth an...

β€œI closed my mouth and spoke to you in a hundred silent ways.” ― Rumi
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Borrowing i...

Borrowing is silent extortion.- Unknown
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"Of those who say...

"Of those who say nothing, few are silent." β€” Thomas Neill
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1. β€œIf freedom of speech is taken away,...

1. β€œIf freedom of speech is taken away, then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.” - George Washington
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"'Tis better to be silent and be...

"'Tis better to be silent and be thought a fool, than to speak and remove all doubt." β€” Abraham Lincoln
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"Love is not of the mind, it is not in the net of thought, it cannot ...

"Love is not of the mind, it is not in the net of thought, it cannot be sought out, cultivated, cherished; it is there when the mind is silent and the heart is empty of the things of the mind." -- Jiddu Krishnamurti
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"I became a specialist concerning Good and Evil, in my problem, and from my investigation cam...

"I became a specialist concerning Good and Evil, in my problem, and from my investigation came new answers, new questions; until I had my own understanding, a personal one. Oh, how happy we are; finders of knowledge, provided we can keep silent sufficiently long." - Friedrich Nietzsche
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"It is great wisdom to know how to be silent an...

"It is great wisdom to know how to be silent and to look at neither the remarks, nor the deeds, nor the lives of others." –St John of the Cross, OCD
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"There is a silent lottery affecting humanity, pertaining to neurocognition. It is n...

"There is a silent lottery affecting humanity, pertaining to neurocognition. It is not a level playing field, some are born advantaged and others less so. It is a problem that we must address like any other form of inequality in the near future." - Ravi Silari
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"Better to remain silent and be t...

"Better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to speak out and remove all doubt." - Abraham Lincoln
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The woods would be very silent,...

The woods would be very silent, if no birds sang there except those that sang best. - Henry Van Dyke
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"I found I had less and less to say, until finally...

"I found I had less and less to say, until finally, I became silent, and began to listen. I discovered in the silence, the voice of God." - Soren Kierkegaard
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β€œHope will n...

β€œHope will never be silent.” ― Harvey Milk
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"Sin writes histories,...

"Sin writes histories, goodness is silent." - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
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"Where the lips are sil...

"Where the lips are silent, The heart knows a thousand ways to speak." - Rumi
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Let yourself be silently ...

Let yourself be silently drawn by the stronger pull of what you really love. - Rumi
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β€œAcross the millennia, an author is speaking clearly and silently inside of your ...

β€œAcross the millennia, an author is speaking clearly and silently inside of your head, directly to you. Writing is perhaps the greatest of human inventions, binding together people who never knew each other, citizens of distant epochs.” - Carl Sagan
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"It is great wisdom to know how to be silent ...

"It is great wisdom to know how to be silent and to look at neither the remarks, nor the deeds, nor the lives of others." - John of the Cross
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β€œStupidity assumes two forms,...

β€œStupidity assumes two forms, it speaks or is silent. Mute stupidity is bearable.” -Bruce Lee
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β€œMusic expresses that which cann...

β€œMusic expresses that which cannot be put into words and that which cannot remain silent” ― Victor hugo
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"Books are the carriers of civilization. Without books...

"Books are the carriers of civilization. Without books, history is silent, literature dumb, science crippled, thought and speculation at a standstill." - Barbara Tuchman
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β€œSome of the greatest battles wil...

β€œSome of the greatest battles will be fought within the silent chambers of your own soul.” Ezra Taft Benson
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As far as I’m concerned, I...

As far as I’m concerned, I prefer silent vice to ostentatious virtue. Albert Einstein
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β€œWhen eagles are silent...

β€œWhen eagles are silent, the parrots begin to jabber.” -- Winston Churchill
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"Wise men, when in doubt whether to speak o...

"Wise men, when in doubt whether to speak or to keep quiet, give themselves the benefit of the doubt, and remain silent." - Napoleon Hill
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β€œSilently, one by one, in the infinite meadows ...

β€œSilently, one by one, in the infinite meadows of heaven, Blossomed the lovely stars, the forget-me-nots of the angels” - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
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"What is silent in th...

"What is silent in the father speaks in the son." - Fredrick Nietzsche
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"The person who can stay silent during an argument i...

"The person who can stay silent during an argument is usually the winner, for they have drained the other person's energy at no cost to themselves." - Ravi Silari
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The word 'listen' contain...

The word 'listen' contains the same letters as the word 'silent.' -Alfred Brendel
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"Solitude, though it may be silent as light, is like light the ...

"Solitude, though it may be silent as light, is like light the mightiest of agencies; for solitude is essential to man. All men come into this world alone; all leave it alone." - Thomas De Quincey
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"Of those who say...

"Of those who say nothing, few are silent." β€” Thomas Neill
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"When you want a group of w...

"When you want a group of women to be silent, ask the oldest lady to speak up." - Unknown
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β€œIf you don’t want to talk about ...

β€œIf you don’t want to talk about capitalism, then you should keep silent about Fascism.” - Max Horkheimer
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"Silent gratitude is...

"Silent gratitude isn't very much use to anyone." β€” Gertrude Stein
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β€œWith silent tear...

β€œWith silent tears, comes silent drowning.” ~ Rory Jamieson
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"Prayers without accordant action are silent lies told to ...

"Prayers without accordant action are silent lies told to oneself, heard by no God, amounting to nothing. Action is the language of truth, the prayers of the Saints." - Mark Ruffalo
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"'Tis better to be silent and be...

"'Tis better to be silent and be thought a fool, than to speak and remove all doubt." β€” Abraham Lincoln
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"We’ve had enough of exhortations to be silent! Cry ...

"We’ve had enough of exhortations to be silent! Cry out with a hundred thousand tongues. I see that the world is rotten because of silence." –St. Catherine of Siena
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"If the freedom of speech is taken away...

"If the freedom of speech is taken away then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter." George Washington
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"Look unto the stars to teach us How the mast...

"Look unto the stars to teach us How the master’s thoughts can reach us, Each one follows Newton’s math Silently along its path" - A. Einstein
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Death dances silently in everyone’s sh...

Death dances silently in everyone’s shadow, and she doesn’t give a damn. So why give a damn about her? - Klaus Mikaelson
πŸ“…οΈŽ Aug 31
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"Death dances silently in everyone's shadow,...

"Death dances silently in everyone's shadow, and she doesn't give a damn. So why give a damn about her?" --Klaus Mikaelson (The Originals)
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"It is better to remain silent at the risk...

"It is better to remain silent at the risk of being thought of as a fool, than to speak and remove all doubt of it." - Maurice Switzer
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"Better to remain silent and be t...

"Better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to speak out and remove all doubt." - Abraham Lincoln
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"All I insist on, and nothing else is that you should show the whole world th...

"All I insist on, and nothing else is that you should show the whole world that you are not afraid. Be silent, if you choose; but when it is necessary, speak- and speak in such a way that people will remember it." -Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
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"Meditation is a form of prayer. It is a silent pra...

"Meditation is a form of prayer. It is a silent prayer. It is a reaching out into the unknown, and simultaneously a reaching inside to the unknown." β€” Adyashanti
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