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... silence (can) be the most eloquent form of lying.
You can't improve on saying nothing.
Silence is one great art of conversation.
A word is worth one coin; silence is worth 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.
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.
Silence is as full of wisdom and wit as the unhewn marble of great sculpture.
Silence is one of the hardest arguments to refute.
Few people know what they mean when they say, "I love you." ... Well, what does the word love mean? It means total interest. I think the reason very few people really fall in love with anyone is they're not willing to pay the price. The price is you have to adjust yourself to them.
It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to open one's mouth and remove all doubt.
It's not the load that breaks you down, it's the way you carry it.
Sometimes you have to get to know someone really well to realize you're really strangers.
Just going to church doesn't make you a Christian any more than standing in your garage makes you a car.