Learn taciturnity and let that be your motto!
An now the silences come in a single lifetime, in a single year... when species die, leaving a silent space in the world song that can never be filled.
And Silence, like a poultice, comes to heal the blows of sound.
'Tis best to be silent in a bad cause.
His enemies might have said before that he talked rather too much; but now he has occasional flashes of silence, that make his conversation perfectly delightful.
The deepest feeling always shows itself in silence; not in silence, but restraint.
Silence is more eloquent than words.
X is work. Y is play. Z is keep your mouth shut.
The man who does not understand your silence will probably not understand your words.
True silence is the rest of the mind; it is to the spirit what sleep is to the body, nourishment and refreshment.
He had occasional flashes of silence that made his conversation perfectly delightful.
He knew the precise psychological moment when to say nothing.