Silent - Silence Quotes

I covet solitude and storms…and rain, with its geography of dark silence and distance.

If we had a keen vision and feeling of all ordinary human life, it would be like hearing the grass grow and the squirrel’s heart beat, and we should die of that roar which lies on the other side of silence. As it is, the quickest of us walk about well wadded with stupidity.

Be silent, or say something better than silence.

Silence is a fence around wisdom.

The silence of a treacherous man is to be feared even more than his words.

Even silence speaks.

If a word be worth one shekel, silence is worth two.

Silence was never written down.

To silence another, first be silent yourself.

Repentance for silence is better than repentance for speaking.