„Silence is not always tact and it is tact that is golden, not silence.“

Silence and Tact
The Note-Books of Samuel Butler (1912), Part XIV - Higgledy-Piggledy

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„Silence is not only golden; it is seldom misquoted.“

—  Bob Monkhouse English entertainer 1928 - 2003

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„Some say silence is golden, I choose noise.“

—  Blake Lewis American musician 1981

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„Silence does not always mark wisdom.“

—  Samuel Taylor Coleridge English poet, literary critic and philosopher 1772 - 1834

„The silence of a wise man is always meaningful.“

—  Leo Strauss, livro Thoughts on Machiavelli

Fonte: Thoughts on Machiavelli (1958), p. 30

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„A word into the silence thrown always finds its echo somewhere where silence opens hidden lexicons.“

—  Dejan Stojanovic poet, writer, and businessman 1959

Emily Dickinson http://www.poemhunter.com/poem/emily-dickinson-5/
From the poems written in English

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„And silence matched the silence under snow.“

—  Dannie Abse Welsh poet and physician 1923 - 2014

Poem In the theatre; Quoted in: Tony Curtis (1985) Dannie Abse, p. 32

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