If we had a keen vision of all that is ordinary in human life, it would be like hearing the grass grow or the squirrel's heart beat, and we should die of that roar which is the other side of silence.
As we must account for every idle word, so must we account for every idle silence.
A man is known by the silence he keeps.
Silence is golden when you can't think of a good answer.
Silence is one of the great arts of conversation.
Silence is the most perfect expression of scorn.
Silence is only frightening to people who are compulsively verbalizing.
A voice is a human gift; it should be cherished and used, to utter fully human speech as possible. Powerlessness and silence go together.
True silence is the rest of the mind, and is to the spirit what sleep is to the body, nourishment and refreshment.
We must take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim. Silence encourages the tormentor, never the tormented.
Silence is foolish if we are wise, but wise if we are foolish.
True silence is the rest of the mind; it is to the spirit what sleep is to the body, nourishment and refreshment.
Words can make a deeper scar than silence can heal.
Spiteful words can hurt your feelings but silence breaks your heart.
The silent man is the best to listen to.
Silence is a fence around wisdom.
Silence is as deep as eternity; speech, shallow as time.
You hesitate to stab me with a word, and know not - silence is the sharper sword.
Silence is medication for sorrow.
To silence another, first be silent yourself.
Silence was never written down.
Silence is exhilarating at first - as noise is - but there is a sweetness to silence outlasting exhilaration, akin to the sweetness of listening and the velvet of sleep.
You can hear the footsteps of God when silence reigns in the mind.
Not merely an absence of noise, Real Silence begins when a reasonable being withdraws from the noise in order to find peace and order in his inner sanctuary.
Silence is a text easy to misread.
Learn to get in touch with the silence within yourself and know that everything in this life has a purpose.
Our greatest gift is the thunder of Silence.
Silence is more musical than any song.
Nothing is more useful than silence.
Good as is discourse, silence is better and shames it.
He who does not understand your silence will probably not understand your words.
All my days have I grown up among the Sages and I have found naught better for a man than silence.