Last night I begged the Wise One to tell me the secret of the world. Gently, gently, he whispered, "Be quiet, the secret cannot be spoken, It is wrapped in silence."— Rumi
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I often regret that I have spoken; Never that I have been silent.
The American story has never been about things coming easy.
It has been about rising to the moment when the moment is hard. About rejecting panicked division for purposeful unity. About seeing a mountaintop from the deepest valley. That is why we remember that some of the most famous words ever spoken by an American came from a president who took office in a time of turmoil: "The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.
Words spoken can not be recalled so think twice before you speak.
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.
I believe that one key to success is to accept truth, no matter how it's spoken.
Christ has not only spoken to us by his life but has also spoken for us by his death.
Nonsense is nonsense even when spoken by world-famous scientists.
No printed word, nor spoken plea can teach young minds what they should be.
Not all the books on all the shelves - but what the teachers are themselves.
Whatever is expressed is impressed. Whatever you say to yourself, with emotion, generates thoughts, ideas and behaviors consistent with those words.
If evil be spoken of you and it be true, correct yourself, if it be a lie, laugh at it.
Among my most prized possessions are words that I have never spoken.
The real secrets of Masonry are never told, not even from mouth to ear.
For the real secret of Masonry is spoken to your heart and from it to the heart of your brother. Never the language made for tongue may speak it, it is uttered only in the eye in those manifestations of that love which a man has for his friend, which passeth all other loves.
When this war is over, the Japanese language will be spoken only in hell!
Like us many have spoken over this spring, but they were gone in the twinkling of an eye. We conquered the world with bravery and might, but we did not take it with us to the grave.
Love your country. Your country is the land where your parents sleep, where is spoken that language in which the chosen of your heart, blushing, whispered the first word of love; it is the home that God has given you that by striving to perfect yourselves therein you may prepare to ascend to him.
We sometimes encounter people, even perfect strangers, who begin to interest us at first sight, somehow suddenly, all at once, before a word has been spoken.
Menstrual blood is the only source of blood that is not traumatically induced.
Yet in modern society, this is the most hidden blood, the one so rarely spoken of and almost never seen, except privately by women.
Education commences at the mother's knee, and every word spoken within hearsay of little children tends toward the formation of character.
When a pure devotee or spiritual master speak, what he says should be accepted as having been directly spoken by the Supreme Personality of Godhead in the Parampara System.
Just as Jesus learned obedience by the things He suffered, we learn obedience by the difficult circumstances we face. When we obey the Word of God that is spoken by the Holy Spirit, we will grow and mature in the times of conflict and suffering. Our knowledge of Scripture is not the key. Obedience is.
Your example, even more than your words, will be an eloquent lesson to the world.
I haven't spoken to my wife in years. I didn't want to interrupt her.
I have never regretted my silence. As for my speech, I have regretted it over and over again.
Flowers have spoken to me more than I can tell in written words.
They are the hieroglyphics of angels, loved by all men for the beauty of their character, though few can decipher even fragments of their meaning.
A wise person speaks carefully and with truth, for every word tht passes between one's teeth is meant for something.
I haven't spoken to my mother-in-law for eighteen months-I don't like to interrupt her.
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God has spoken to me many times that my job is to love and his job is to heal.
Life is a shitstorm, in which art is our only umbrella.
" (spoken by character in a novel by Mario Vargas Llosa)
Self-respect cannot be hunted. It cannot be purchased. It is never for sale. It cannot be fabricated out of public relations. It comes to us when we are alone, in quiet moments, in quiet places, when we suddenly realize that, knowing the good, we have done it; knowing the beautiful, we have served it; knowing the truth we have spoken it
He who believes shall be saved, but he who does not believe shall be damned. God has spoken.
The world of visual perspective is one of unified and homogeneous space.
Such a world is alien to the resonating diversity of spoken words. So language was the last art to accept the visual logic of Gutenberg technology, and the first to rebound in the electric age.
There is no such thing as a "self-made" man.
We are made up of thousands of others. Everyone who has ever done a kind deed for us, or spoken one word of encouragement to us, has entered into the make-up of our character and of our thoughts, as well as our success.
The Word of God conceived in the heart, formed by the tongue, and spoken out of the mouth is creative power.
In some instances, music is actually better than the spoken word, because it doesn't need to be understood.
I cannot improve on those spoken for many years by a true legend who preceded me at CBS News. He would say, simply, 'good night, and good luck.'