quote by Dalai Lama

Don't ever mistake my silence for ignorance, my calmness for acceptance or my kindness for weakness. Compassion and tolerance are not a sign of weakness, but a sign of strength.

— Dalai Lama

Tempting My Silence quotations

My silence quote Silence is better than bullshit.

Silence is better than bullshit.

I wish I could live underwater. Maybe then my skin would absorb the sea’s consoling silence.

My silences had not protected me. Your silence will not protect you. But for every real word spoken, for every attempt I had ever made to speak those truths for which I am still seeking, I had made contact with other women while we examined the words to fit a world in which we all believed, bridging our differences.

My silence quote Work hard in silence, let your success be the noise

Work hard in silence, let your success be the noise

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Comrades, there is no true social revolution without the liberation of women.

May my eyes never see and my feet never take me to a society where half the people are held in silence. I hear the roar of women’s silence. I sense the rumble of their storm and feel the fury of their revolt.

I will have my voice: Indian, Spanish, white.

I will have my serpent's tongue - my woman's voice, my sexual voice, my poet's voice. I will overcome the tradition of silence.

My personal hobbies are reading, listening to music, and silence.

My silence quote Your silence gives consent.

Your silence gives consent.

My personal hobbies are reading, listening to music, and silence.

I like to sit in my backyard. I go out on the hammock and sit in silence and kind of meditate. Nature is calming, and it's nice to go out there and clear my head.

When I know that Christ is the one real sacrifice for my sins, that His work on my behalf has been accepted by God, that He is my heavenly Intercessor - then His blood is the antidote to the poison in the voices that echo in my conscience, condemning me for my many failures. Indeed, Christ's shed blood chokes them into silence!

My silence quote Silence is a source of great strength.

Silence is a source of great strength.

If I could I would always work in silence and obscurity, and let my efforts be known by their results.

My message to the international community is that our silence and complicity especially on the situation in Gaza shames us all. It is almost like the behaviour of the military junta in Burma

Solitude is for me a fount of healing which makes my life worth living.

Talking is often a torment for me, and I need many days of silence to recover from the futility of words.

My silence quote Don't waste words on people who deserve your silence. Sometimes the most powerfu

Don't waste words on people who deserve your silence. Sometimes the most powerful thing you can say is nothing at all.

My grief lies all within, And these external manners of lament Are merely shadows to the unseen grief That swells with silence in the tortured soul.

I have never regretted my silence. As for my speech, I have regretted it over and over again.

Even if I am simply one more woman laying one more brick in the foundation of a new and more humane world, it is enough to make me rise eagerly from my bed each morning and face the challenge of breaking the historic silence that has held women captive for so long.

My silence quote Fools live to regret their words, the wise regret their silence.

Fools live to regret their words, the wise regret their silence.

Voting is not an act of political freedom.

It is an act of political conformity. Those who refuse to vote are not expressing silence. They are screaming in the politician's ear: 'You do not represent me. This is not a process in which my voice matters. I do not believe you.'

I called my wife up on the cell phone and said baby you aint gonna believe this, i go, we just hit a deer with the airplane. and there was a silence on the other end of the line followed by.. OH MY GOD.! were you on the ground? I said nope, santa was makin one last run.

I need to be alone. I need to ponder my shame and my despair in seclusion; I need the sunshine and the paving stones of the streets without companions, without conversation, face to face with myself, with only the music of my heart for company.

My silence quote Work hard in silence. Let your succes be the noise.

Work hard in silence. Let your succes be the noise.

You gave me hyacinths first a year ago;

They called me the hyacinth girl.' —Yet when we came back, late, from the Hyacinth garden, Your arms full, and your hair wet, I could not Speak, and my eyes failed, I was neither Living nor dead, and I knew nothing, Looking into the heart of light, the silence. Od' und leer das Meer.

So many of you have lost everything. I do not know what to tell you. But surely he knows what to tell you! So many of you have lost members of your family. I can only be silent; I accompany you silently, with my heart...

The silence depressed me. It wasn't the silence of silence. It was my own silence.

My silence quote I often regret that I have spoken; Never that I have been silent.

I often regret that I have spoken; Never that I have been silent.

My stroke of insight would be: peace is only a thought away, and all we have to do to access it is silence the voice of our dominating left mind.

I love the night passionately... I love it with all my senses: I love to see it, I love to breathe it in, I love to open my ears to its silence, I love my whole body to be caressed by its blackness.

I have often regretted my speech, never my silence.

My silence quote Some people think I'm unhappy, but I'm not. I just appreciate silence in a world

Some people think I'm unhappy, but I'm not. I just appreciate silence in a world that never stops talking.

Behind my carefully buttoned collar is my nakedness, the struggle to find clean clothes, food, meaning, and money. Behind sex is rage, behind anger is love, behind this moment is silence, years of silence.

I am not an adult, that's my explanation of myself.

Except when I am working on a set, I have all the inhibitions and shyness of the bashful, backward child, unless I have something very much in common with a person, I am lost. I am swallowed up in my own silence.

I have often regretted my speech, never my silence.

My silence quote Our lives begin to end the day we remain silent about things that matter.

Our lives begin to end the day we remain silent about things that matter.

Can you come over to Amberwood? I need you to help me break curfew and escape my dorm.” There were a few moments of silence. “Sage, I’ve been waiting two months to hear you say those words. You want me to bring a ladder?

I have often regretted my speech, but never my silence.

My real log is written in the sea and sky;

the sails talking with the rain and the stars amid the sounds of the sea, the silences full of secret things between my boat and me, like the times I spent as a child listening to the forest talk.

My silence quote It is a great thing to know the season for speech and the season for silence.

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

Because all my life I've learned to suffer in silence - Athena

I have thought from the time of the cessation of the hostilities, that silence and patience on the part of the South was the true course; and I think so still. Controversy of all kinds will, in my opinion, only serve to continue excitement and passion, and will prevent the public mind from the acknowledgement and acceptance of the truth.

My soul is not asleep. It is awake, wide awake. It neither sleeps nor dreams, but watches, its eyes wide open far-off things, and listens at the shores of the great silence.

I curl up, make myself smaller, try to disappear entirely.

Wrapped in silence, I slide my bracelet that reads 'mentally disoriented' around and around my wrist.

My hope and prayer is that the body of Christ in America will awake with holy boldness, a boldness content neither with silence nor mere words but that backs up those words with action and results.

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