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... silence (can) be the most eloquent form of lying.
A word is worth one coin; silence is worth two.
You can't improve on saying nothing.
Silence is one great art of conversation.
Never forget that when we are silent, we are one. And when we speak, we are two.
Nothing is so good for an ignorant man as silence, and if he knew this, he would no longer be ignorant.
Silence is the element in which great things fashion themselves together, that at length they may emerge, full-formed and majestic, into the daylight of Life, which they are henceforth to rule.
By diminishing the value of silence, publicity has also diminished that of language. The two are inseparable: knowing how to speak has always meant knowing how to keep silent, knowing that there are times when one should say nothing.
The right word may be effective, but no word was ever as effective as a rightly timed pause.
Keep your mouth shut and you won't get any flies in it. I believe in the discipline of silence and could talk for hours about it.
To the world you may be one person, but to one person you may be the world.
I always like to look on the optimistic side of life, but I am realistic enough to know that life is a complex matter.
Do not grow old, no matter how long you live. Never cease to stand like curious children before the Great Mystery into which we are born.
The reason I talk to myself is because I'm the only one whose answers I accept.
It's not the load that breaks you down, it's the way you carry it.