silence quotes

- 10 of 200 Results
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,
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
I am filling the room
with the words from my pen.
The words of the prophets
Are written on the subway walls
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,
1 2 3 NEXT
The Columbia World of Quotations © 1996, Columbia University Press.
Licensed from Columbia University Press. All rights reserved. Except as otherwise permitted by written agreement, the following are prohibited: copying substantial portions or the entirety of the work in machine readable form, making multiple printouts thereof, and other uses of the work inconsistent with U.S. and applicable foreign copyright and related laws.
Copyright ©  2015, LLC. All rights reserved.
About PRIVACY POLICY Terms Careers Contact Us Help