A note of music gains significance from the silence on either side.
Anne Morrow Lindberg quotes
Silence is the virtue of fools.
Francis Bacon, Sr. quotes
Love is the voice under all silences, the hope which has no opposite in fear; the strength so strong mere force is feebleness: the truth more first than sun, more last than star...
E. E. Cummings quotes
He who does not understand your silence will probably not understand your words.
Elbert Hubbard quotes
Silence is argument carried out by other means.
Ernesto "Che" Guevara quotes
Silence is the most perfect expression of scorn.
George Bernard Shaw quotes
I have learnt silence from the talkative, toleration from the intolerant, and kindness from the unkind; yet strange, I am ungrateful to these teachers.
Kahlil Gibran quotes
In the attitude of silence the soul finds the path in an clearer light, and what is elusive and deceptive resolves itself into crystal clearness. Our life is a long and arduous quest after Truth.
Mahatma Gandhi quotes
The cruelest lies are often told in silence.
Robert Louis Stevenson quotes
Under all speech that is good for anything there lies a silence that is better. Silence is deep as Eternity; speech is shallow as Time.
Thomas Carlyle quotes