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.

The fool has his answer on the tip of his tongue.

I grew up among wise men and found that there is nothing better for man than silence.

Speech is oft repented, silence never.

If you keep your mouth shut, the flies won’t get in.

Silence is sometimes the answer.

He who cannot keep silence cannot speak.

The silence of the people is a warning for the king.

Sometimes you have to be silent to be heard.