Silence quotes

silence is the language of god, all else is poor …silence is the language of god, all else is poor translation.

God Short

I have learned now that while those who speak about one's miseries usually hurt, those who keep …I have learned now that while those who speak about one's miseries usually hurt, those who keep silence hurt more.

Truth Pain Hurt

Half of seeming clever is keeping your mouth shut at the right …Half of seeming clever is keeping your mouth shut at the right times.

Short Wisdom Humor

Never miss a good chance to shut …Never miss a good chance to shut up.

Funny Humor Advice

Not responding is a response - we are equally responsible for what we don't …Not responding is a response - we are equally responsible for what we don't do.

Responsibility

Nothing strengthens authority so much as …Nothing strengthens authority so much as silence.

Short Strength

Speak only if it improves upon the …Speak only if it improves upon the silence.

Peace Short Wisdom

Silence becomes cowardice when occasion demands speaking out the whole truth and acting …Silence becomes cowardice when occasion demands speaking out the whole truth and acting accordingly.

Truth

Too many people seem to believe that silence was a void that needed to be filled, even if nothing …Too many people seem to believe that silence was a void that needed to be filled, even if nothing important was said.

Belief People

In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our …In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.

Inspirational Friends Enemy

Silence is a source of Great …Silence is a source of Great Strength.

Short Strength

Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that …Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.

Death Inspirational Life






Short + Silence quotes

Short Quotes
A smart person knows how to talk. A wise person knows when to be …A smart person knows how to talk. A wise person knows when to be silent.

Short Wisdom

If I were to remain silent, I'd be guilty of …If I were to remain silent, I'd be guilty of complicity.

Short

Your silence will not protect …Your silence will not protect you.

Short

Lying is done with words, and also with …Lying is done with words, and also with silence.

Short Words

It is not easy to keep silent when silence is a …It is not easy to keep silent when silence is a lie.

Short Truth Lie Honesty

It is a sin to be silent when it is your duty to …It is a sin to be silent when it is your duty to protest.

Short

Among my most prized possessions are words that I have never …Among my most prized possessions are words that I have never spoken.

Short Words

You gotta be careful: don't say a word to nobody about nothing anytime …You gotta be careful: don't say a word to nobody about nothing anytime ever.

Short Humor

I want to write a novel about Silence... the things people don't …I want to write a novel about Silence... the things people don't say.

Short Writer



All silence Quotes


He who does not understand your silence will probably not understand your …He who does not understand your silence will probably not understand your words.

Relationship Truth Understanding

Remember not only to say the right thing in the right place, but far more difficult still, to leave …Remember not only to say the right thing in the right place, but far more difficult still, to leave unsaid the wrong thing at the tempting moment.

Difficulty

When the whole world is silent, even one voice becomes …When the whole world is silent, even one voice becomes powerful.

Inspirational Short

Don't ever mistake my silence for ignorance, my calmness for acceptance or my kindness for …Don't ever mistake my silence for ignorance, my calmness for acceptance or my kindness for weakness. Compassion and tolerance are not a sign of weakness, but a sign of strength.

Mistake Kindness Ignorance Strength

You can't measure the mutual affection of two human beings by the number of words they …You can't measure the mutual affection of two human beings by the number of words they exchange.

Love

I don't want to be married, just to be married. I can't think of anything lonelier than spending …I don't want to be married, just to be married. I can't think of anything lonelier than spending the rest of my life with someone I can't talk to, or worse, someone I can't be silent with.

Life Marriage

Not only will we have to repent for the sins of bad people; but we also will have to repent for the …Not only will we have to repent for the sins of bad people; but we also will have to repent for the appalling silence of good people.

The measure of wealth is freedom. The measure of health is lightness. The measure of intellect is …The measure of wealth is freedom. The measure of health is lightness. The measure of intellect is judgment. The measure of wisdom is silence. The measure of love is peace.

Freedom Love Peace Wisdom

The right word may be effective, but no word was ever as effective as a rightly timed …The right word may be effective, but no word was ever as effective as a rightly timed pause.

If you don't know what you're talking about, the best thing is to shut up. Silence will breed …If you don't know what you're talking about, the best thing is to shut up. Silence will breed wisdom.

Wisdom Humor

You are just a speck of dust in the universe. If you understand the context of your existence, you …You are just a speck of dust in the universe. If you understand the context of your existence, you will naturally become silent.

Existence Understanding Universe

You have a grand gift for silence, Watson. It makes you quite invaluable as a …You have a grand gift for silence, Watson. It makes you quite invaluable as a companion.

Humor

There are three signs of a knowledgeable person: knowledge, forbearance and …There are three signs of a knowledgeable person: knowledge, forbearance and silence.

Wisdom Knowledge

God is silent. Now if only man would shut …God is silent. Now if only man would shut up.

God Short Humor

I've begun to realize that you can listen to silence and learn from it. It has a quality and a …I've begun to realize that you can listen to silence and learn from it. It has a quality and a dimension all its own.

if you simply become silent within yourself, there is no better way of bringing the right kind of …if you simply become silent within yourself, there is no better way of bringing the right kind of reverberation in the system. If you can just simply become still within yourself, that is the best way

Books are the quietest and most constant of friends; they are the most accessible and wisest of …Books are the quietest and most constant of friends; they are the most accessible and wisest of counselors, and the most patient of teachers.

Book Reading

Whereof one cannot speak, thereof one must be …Whereof one cannot speak, thereof one must be silent.

Philosophy Short

A man's vanity is more fragile than you might think. It's easy for us to mistake shyness for …A man's vanity is more fragile than you might think. It's easy for us to mistake shyness for coldness, and silence for indifference.

Personality Man

You should try not to talk so much, friend. You'll sound far less stupid that …You should try not to talk so much, friend. You'll sound far less stupid that way

Humor

I have come to believe over and over again that what is most important to me must be spoken, made …I have come to believe over and over again that what is most important to me must be spoken, made verbal and shared, even at the risk of having it bruised or misunderstood.

Many times in life I've regretted the things I've said without thinking. But I've never regretted …Many times in life I've regretted the things I've said without thinking. But I've never regretted the things I said nearly as much as the words I left unspoken.

and when we speak we are afraid our words will not be heard nor welcomed but when we are silent we …and when we speak we are afraid our words will not be heard nor welcomed but when we are silent we are still afraid So it is better to speak remembering we were never meant to survive

Fear

It is always assumed by the empty-headed, who chatter about themselves for want of something …It is always assumed by the empty-headed, who chatter about themselves for want of something better, that people who do not discuss their affairs openly must have something to hide.

People

Do all you can to preach the gospel and if necessary use …Do all you can to preach the gospel and if necessary use words!

Faith

Out beyond ideas of wrongdoing and right-doing there is a field. I'll meet you there. When the soul …Out beyond ideas of wrongdoing and right-doing there is a field. I'll meet you there. When the soul lies down in that grass the world is too full to talk about.

Peace Soul Idea

You know someone's right for you when the things they don't have to say are even more important …You know someone's right for you when the things they don't have to say are even more important than the things they do.

Love Relationship

We live, in fact, in a world starved for solitude, silence, and private: and therefore starved for …We live, in fact, in a world starved for solitude, silence, and private: and therefore starved for meditation and true friendship.

Friendship Meditation

When you connect to the silence within you, that is when you can make sense of the disturbance …When you connect to the silence within you, that is when you can make sense of the disturbance going on around you.

The Simple Path: Silence is Prayer, Prayer is Faith, Faith is Love, Love is Service, The Fruit of …The Simple Path: Silence is Prayer, Prayer is Faith, Faith is Love, Love is Service, The Fruit of Service is Peace

Faith Love Peace

After silence, that which comes nearest to expressing the inexpressible is …After silence, that which comes nearest to expressing the inexpressible is music.

Music

When words become unclear, I shall focus with photographs. When images become inadequate, I shall …When words become unclear, I shall focus with photographs. When images become inadequate, I shall be content with silence.

Art

The true genius shudders at incompleteness - imperfection - and usually prefers silence to saying …The true genius shudders at incompleteness - imperfection - and usually prefers silence to saying the something which is not everything that should be said.

Blessed is the man who, having nothing to say, abstains from giving us wordy evidence of the …Blessed is the man who, having nothing to say, abstains from giving us wordy evidence of the fact.

Come into the silence of solitude, and the vibration there will talk to you through the voice of …Come into the silence of solitude, and the vibration there will talk to you through the voice of God.

God

Silence is pure and holy. It draws people together because only those who are comfortable with each …Silence is pure and holy. It draws people together because only those who are comfortable with each other can sit without speaking.

Relationship Comfort

When you sit in the silence of deep meditation, joy bubbles up from within, roused by no outer …When you sit in the silence of deep meditation, joy bubbles up from within, roused by no outer stimulus

Meditation Joy

If you want to know music, don't look at music. You must know …If you want to know music, don't look at music. You must know silence.

Music Short

True prayer is an expression of the soul, an urge from the soul. It is a hunger for God that arises …True prayer is an expression of the soul, an urge from the soul. It is a hunger for God that arises from within, expressing itself to Him ardently, silently

God Soul

I need to be alone. I need to ponder my shame and my despair in seclusion; I need the sunshine and …I need to be alone. I need to ponder my shame and my despair in seclusion; I need the sunshine and the paving stones of the streets without companions, without conversation, face to face with myself, with only the music of my heart for company.

If you want to paint, first you need an empty canvas. If you want to know music, you need to know …If you want to paint, first you need an empty canvas. If you want to know music, you need to know silence

Music Art

The joy of meditation is overwhelming. Those who have not gone into the silence of true meditation …The joy of meditation is overwhelming. Those who have not gone into the silence of true meditation do not know what real joy is.

Meditation Joy

Conversation with God requires …Conversation with God requires silence.

God Short

I said nothing for a time, just ran my fingertips along the edge of the human-shaped emptiness that …I said nothing for a time, just ran my fingertips along the edge of the human-shaped emptiness that had been left inside me.

Quiet is peace. Tranquility. Quiet is turning down the volume knob on life. Silence is pushing the …Quiet is peace. Tranquility. Quiet is turning down the volume knob on life. Silence is pushing the off button. Shutting it down. All of it

Life Peace

Talk, talk, talk: the utter and heartbreaking stupidity of …Talk, talk, talk: the utter and heartbreaking stupidity of words.

Honor God not only in man-made temples but learn to worship and commune with Him in the inner …Honor God not only in man-made temples but learn to worship and commune with Him in the inner temple of silence

God

My personal hobbies are reading, listening to music, and …My personal hobbies are reading, listening to music, and silence.

Music Short Reading

The most important thing in this world is to seek and to find God. You must seek Him in the temple …The most important thing in this world is to seek and to find God. You must seek Him in the temple of silence

God Seeking World

As happens sometimes, a moment settled and hovered and remained for much more than a moment. And …As happens sometimes, a moment settled and hovered and remained for much more than a moment. And sound stopped and movement stopped for much, much more than a moment.

Time

Yet, no matter how deeply I go down into myself, my God is dark, and like a webbing made of a …Yet, no matter how deeply I go down into myself, my God is dark, and like a webbing made of a hundred roots that drink in silence.

God Darkness