Silence Quotes

“Inner silence is not just the absence of thoughts. No! Silence is the blossoming of our indomitable inner will. Silence is our inner wisdom-light.”
– Sri Chinmoy

“Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.”
– Martin Luther King Jr.

“Empty your mind, be formless, shapeless – like water. Now you put water into a cup, it becomes the cup, you put water into a bottle, it becomes the bottle, you put it in a teapot, it becomes the teapot. Now water can flow or it can crash. Be water, my friend.”
– Bruce Lee, Actor & Martial Arts Expert

“…if anyone thinks it a small and unimportant matter to govern the tongue… he is very far from the reality. For silence at the proper season is wisdom, and better than any speech.”
– Plutarch in “Morals”