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Soon silence will have passed into legend. Man has turned his back on silence. Day after day he invents machines and devices that ...
There is a silence where hath been no sound,
There is a silence where no sound may be,
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Silence is the element in which great things fashion themselves.
The deepest feeling always shows itself in silence;
not in silence, but restraint.
The silence is death.
It comes each day with its shock
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I am filling the room
with the words from my pen.
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The words of the prophets
Are written on the subway walls
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Silence remains, inescapably, a form of speech.
Language can only deal meaningfully with a special, restricted segment of reality. The rest, and it is presumably the much larger ...
Speech after long silence; it is right,
All other lovers being estranged or dead,
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