Sometimes, the smartest thing to say is nothing at all.
In that silence, she had peace and clarity. If we understood the awesome power of our words, we would prefer silence to almost anything negative. In our thoughts and words we create our own weaknesses and our own strengths.
Our limitations and joys begin in our hearts. We can always replace negative with positive.
The stars, the moon, and the sun move in silence. You should not be afraid of silence. The rest, and it is presumably the much larger part, is silence. There are no mistakes, no coincidences, all events are blessings given to us to learn from.
It is the silence of contemplation such as occurs when we let our minds rest on a rosebud, a child at play, a Divine mystery, or a waterfall. Sheen Let me seek, then, the gift of silence, and poverty, and solitude, where everything I touch is turned into a prayer: Never allow yourself to be made a victim.
Destiny is made known silently. Adventures in Going Nowhere A note of music gains significance from the silence on either side.
It is the crowning virtue of the strong, the refuge of the weak, the modesty of the proud, the pride of the humble, the prudence of the wise, and the sense of fools. LeGuin A Wizard of Earthsea Only in the oasis of silence can we drink deeply from the inner cup of wisdom.
Open your hearing degrees, as if your ears were giant radar dishes. See if you can hear all sounds as music being played just for you. Even in what is called silence there is sound. To hear such subtle sound, the mind must be very quiet. A life with a peaceful center can weather all storms.
One of the fruits of silence is the freedom to let God be our justifier. Foster "Seeking the Kingdom" Silence is the element in which great things fashion themselves together. Man has turned his back on silence.It is also better to stay silent sometimes, when you're in the middle of a squabble.
Believe me, things you will say now (in the middle of a fight), you'd most probably regret them later. Stay silent, when you're angry, you don't want to utter something out which you might end up regretting later.
Remaining Silent Quotes. “It is always assumed by the empty-headed, who chatter about themselves for want of something better, that people who do not discuss their affairs openly must have something to hide.” ― Honoré de Balzac “Always have something to say. The man who has something to say and who is known never to speak.
The Wisdom of Silence: Learning to Talk Less and Say More “Wise men speak because they have something to say; Fools because they have to say something.” ~ Plato. Tags: be silent listen quiet the mind silence silence the mind solitude the power of silence Wisdom.
Luminita D. Saviuc. Quotes with: better, say, say something, silence, silent, something. German Proverb said: "Be silent, or say something better than silence" and: “ To remain young while growing old is the highest blessing ”.
Something Old, Something New, Something Borrowed, Something Blue / Silent Night Glenn Miller With Private Jerry Gray & The 2nd Aaf Training Command Radio Unit The Glenn Miller Story Vol. Quotations about silence, from The Quote Garden. What can I say Better than silence is? ~Henry Wadsworth Longfellow The deepest rivers make least din, the silent soule doth most abound in care.
~William Alexander Let me silent be, For silence is the speech of love.