Take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim.— Elie Wiesel
Strong Silence Is Golden quotations
Silence is golden but when it threatens your freedom it's yellow.
Silence is golden when you can't think of a good answer.
My personal hobbies are reading, listening to music, and silence.
I have never regretted my silence. As for my speech, I have regretted it over and over again.
Nothing strengthens authority so much as silence.
I have desired to do good, but I have not desired to make noise, because I have felt that noise did no good and that good made no noise.
In a room where people unanimously maintain a conspiracy of silence, one word of truth sounds like a pistol shot.
Nothing has changed the nature of man so much as the loss of silence.
Silence is the garden of thought.
I've begun to realize that you can listen to silence and learn from it.
It has a quality and a dimension all its own.
I have often regretted my speech, never my silence.
Do not say a little in many words but a great deal in a few.
Silence isn't golden. It's yellow.
Pay more attention to the silence than to the sounds.
Paying attention to outer silence creates inner silence: the mind becomes still. A portal is opening up.
Speech is silver, silence is golden.
Silence is never more golden than when you hold it long enough to get all the facts before you speak.
I don't meditate. Silence is golden though.
It is well, when in difficulties, to say never a word, neither black nor white.
Speech is silver but silence is golden.
As the Swiss inscription says: Sprechen ist silbern, Schweigen ist golden,- "Speech is silvern, Silence is golden;" or, as I might rather express it, Speech is of Time, Silence is of Eternity.
It is a great thing to know the season for speech and the season for silence.
Speech may be silver but silence is golden.
Traders with the golden touch do not talk about their success.
Silence is not only golden, it is seldom misquoted.
It is tact that is golden, not silence.
Even a fool, when he holdeth his peace, is counted wise.
In silence man can most readily preserve his integrity.
Silence is the Sabbath of the soul. Therein we rest, and therein we hear everything.
He who does not know how to be silent will not know how to speak.
Silence propagates itself, and the longer talk has been suspended, the more difficult it is to find anything to say.
You tell yourself that noise is what defines silence.
Without noise, silence would not be golden. Noise is the exception. Think of deep outer space, the incredible cold and quiet where your wife and kid wait. Silence, not heaven, would be reward enough.
I truly believe that at times like this, silence is not golden. It is yellow.
Where one is hopelessly undecided as to what to say, there (as Confucius would have said, if they had given him the opportunity) silence is golden.
There are many matters and many circumstances in which consciousness is undesirable and silence is golden, so that secrecy can be used as a marker to tell us that we are approaching the holy.
Silence is not always tact, but it is tact that is golden, not silence.