All tyranny needs to gain a foothold is for people of good conscience to remain silent.
Be silent or let thy words be worth more than silence.
If freedom of speech is taken away, then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.
It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to open one's mouth and remove all doubt.
Let yourself be silently drawn by the stronger pull of what you really love.
My loneliness was born when men praised my talkative faults and blamed my silent virtues.
My meditation is simple. It does not require any complex practices. It is simple. It is singing. It is dancing. It is sitting silently.
No mortal can keep a secret. If the lips are silent, he chatters with his fingertips; betrayal oozes out of him at every pore.
Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.
Sometimes one creates a dynamic impression by saying something, and sometimes one creates as significant an impression by remaining silent.
The world would be happier if men had the same capacity to be silent that they have to speak.
Your inner world has its own taste, has its own fragrance, has its own light. And it is utterly silent.