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Sigmund Freud once said, "What do women want?" The only thing I have learned in fifty-two years is that women want men to stop asking dumb questions like that.
– Bill CosbyRate it:
Sigmund Freud was a half baked Viennese quack. Our literature, culture, and the the films of Woody Allen would be better today if Freud had never written a word.
– Ian ShoalesRate it:
sii te stesso! il coraggio di rispettare se stessi prima di chiunque altro! rispetto di sé è il precursore di coraggio. la maggior parte delle persone si rendono conto ben presto che uno dei maggiori rimpianti della vita sta cedendo ai desideri degli altri, invece di fare quello che il loro cuore desidera di più, e non essere se stessi. così essere se stessi, e non sarai mai rimpianto.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
Silence and creativity are very close friends!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Silence at the proper season is wisdom, and better than any speech.
– PlutarchRate it:
Silence encourages the tormentors not the tormented
– anonRate it:
Silence is a beautiful fresh water tank to raise the trout of thought.
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Silence is a friend who will never betray.
– ConfuciusRate it:
Silence is a giver; it gives some things to you! Noise is a taker; it takes some things from you! Seek for the silence!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Silence is a power only in the hands of enlightened minds, but weakness in the mind of helpless hands.
– Anuj SomanyRate it:
Silence is a text easy to misread.
– A. A. AttanasioRate it:
Silence is a way of saying: we do not have to entertain each other; we are okay as we are.
– Martha Grimes, from Hotel Paradise, a novelRate it:
Silence is an ornament which is visible from the inside. (Le silence est une parure Qui se voit de l'intérieur)
– Charles de LEUSSERate it:
Silence is argument carried out by other means.
– Ernesto Che GuevaraRate it:
Silence is as full of potential wisdom and wit as the unhewn marble of a great sculpture.
– Aldous HuxleyRate it:
Silence is deep as Eternity speech is shallow as Time.
– Thomas CarlyleRate it:
Silence is golden when you can't think of a good answer.
– Muhammad AliRate it:
Silence is more musical than any song.
– Christina G. RossettiRate it:
Silence is one great art of conversation.
– AnonymousRate it:
Silence is one of the great arts of conversation, as allowed by Cicero himself, who says, "there is not only an art, but an eloquence in it." A well bred woman may easily and effectually promote the most useful and elegant conversation without speaking a word. The modes of speech are scarcely more variable than the modes of silence.
– Tom BlairRate it:
Silence is one of the great arts of conversation, as allowed by Cicero himself, who says, 'there is not only an art, but an eloquence in it.' A well bred woman may easily and effectually promote the most useful and elegant conversation without speaking a word. The modes of speech are scarcely more variable than the modes of silence.
– Tom BlairRate it:
Silence is one of the great arts of conversation.
– CiceroRate it:
Silence is one of the hardest arguments to refute.
– Josh BillingsRate it:
Silence is the garden of thought.
– Ali ibn-Abi-TalibRate it:
Silence is the great teacher, and to learn its lessons you must pay attention to it. There is no substitute for the creative inspiration, knowledge, and stability that come from knowing how to contact your core of inner silence. The great Sufi poet Rumi wrote, Only let the moving waters calm down, and the sun and moon will be reflected on the surface of your being.
– Deepak ChopraRate it:

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