Silence is said to be golden, but the best fools the world has ever produced had nothing to say on the subject
Quote by Josh Billings
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Be like a postage stamp. Stick to one thing until you get there.
There is no greater evidence of superior intelligence than to be surprised at nothing.
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Sorrow and silence are strong, and patient endurance is godlike.
Silence was never written down
Silence is a friend who will never betray