Silence Quotes

Tears are the words that the heart could not express, silent truths the eyes do confess.
– Aisha Mirza

“Silence, too, can be torture.”
– Justina Chen

“Sometimes a people lose their right to remain silent when pressured to remain silent.”
– Criss Jami

“The advantage of beating a mute is he can’t tell on you.”
– Thomas Harris

True silence is the rest of the mind; it is to the spirit what sleep is to the body, nourishment and refreshment.
– William Penn

Learn to get in touch with the silence within yourself and know that everything in this life has a purpose.
– Elisabeth Kubler

Men fear silence as they fear solitude, because both give them a glimpse of the terror of life’s nothingness.
– Andre Maurois

One of the lessons of history is that nothing is often a good thing to do and always a clever thing to say.
– Will Durant

Blessed is the man who, having nothing to say, abstains from giving wordy evidence of the fact.
– George Eliot

In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.
– Martin Luther King Jr.

Tis better to be silent and be thought a fool, than to speak and remove all doubt.
– Abraham Lincoln

We will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.
– Martin Luther King, Jr.

It is a great thing to know the season for speech and the season for silence.
– Seneca

Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.
– Martin Luther King Jr.

If you keep your mouth shut you will never put your foot in it.
– Austin O’malley

If you don’t say anything, you won’t be called on to repeat it.
– Calvin Coolidge

All was silent as before All silent save the dripping rain.
– Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

A fair request should be followed by the deed in silence.
– Dante Alighieri

Silence is as deep as eternity; speech, shallow as time.
– Thomas Carlyle

Silence is one of the hardest arguments to refute.
– Josh Proverb