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The Power of Silence
Daily reminders to help quiet the mind, relax the body, and sooth the soul. *** Stillness is an inside job. *** #Silence #Stillness

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  • Sometimes silence speaks louder than words. — English proverb ^ Sun Nov 17
  • Silence can often be more disturbing than noise, it reveals the complicated mechanism of our thoughts. — José Rodrigues Miguéis ^ Sun Nov 17
  • "Make peace with silence, and remind yourself that it is in this space that you'll come to remember your spirit."… https://t.co/JRsBVMPia0 Sun Nov 17
  • To be calm is the highest achievement of the self. — Zen proverb ^ Sat Nov 16
  • Human beings can't bear silence. It would mean that they would bear themselves. — Pascal Mercier ^ Sat Nov 16
  • "Silence is sufficient." — J. Matthew Waters | ❧ | #silence Sat Nov 16
  • True peace cannot be achieved by force or by merely invoking the word 'peace.' It can only be attained by training… https://t.co/MQwBBjQWXj Sat Nov 16
  • "Silence gives us space to process our experiences." — Cati Vanden Breul | ❧ | #silence Fri Nov 15
  • There was a brief silence. I think I heard snow falling. — Erich Segal ^ Fri Nov 15
  • "Motion is the rushing constant in our lives; the mind begs us to pause, to calm our pools of thought, to sit a whi… https://t.co/w9TmSSbd3M Fri Nov 15
  • Rushed, manipulative, or opportunistic people find silence impossible, even a torture. — Robert Sardello ^ Fri Nov 15
  • Silence is the cornerstone of character. — Native American proverb, Teton Sioux ^ Fri Nov 15
  • "Self control is strength. Right thought is mastery. Calmness is power." — James Allen | ❧ | #calmness Thu Nov 14
  • If you meet on the way, a man who knows, don't speak a word, and don't keep silent. — Zen proverb ^ Thu Nov 14
  • Silence can never be misquoted. — B. D. Schiers ^ Thu Nov 14
  • "A man of understanding keeps silent." — Biblical proverb | ❧ | #silence Thu Nov 14
  • Those who are silent do not say nothing. — Spanish proverb ^ Thu Nov 14
  • Allow nature to teach you stillness. — Eckhart Tolle ^ Wed Nov 13
  • "Being able to sit in silence is a necessarily ingredient for others to open up to you." — Dr. Anuja Cabraal | ❧ | #silence Wed Nov 13
  • Silence was never written down. — Italian proverb ^ Wed Nov 13
  • Out of silence comes truth. — Zen proverb ^ Wed Nov 13
  • "I need to listen well so that I hear what is not said." — Thuli Madonsela | ❧ | #silence #presence Wed Nov 13
  • When in doubt, take the silent route. — B. D. Schiers ^ Wed Nov 13
  • Silence is better than unmeaning words. — Pythagoras ^ Tue Nov 12
  • "True listening is another way of bringing stillness into the relationship. When you truly listen to someone, the d… https://t.co/aDeblkHtvT Tue Nov 12
  • The quieter you become, the more you can hear. — Zen proverb ^ Tue Nov 12
  • "What is true stillness? Stillness in movement." — Bruce Lee | ❧ | #stillness Tue Nov 12
  • A heavy snowfall disappears into the sea. What silence! — Zen proverb ^ Tue Nov 12
  • Remember, the silence in between the notes is just as important as the notes themselves. — B. D. Schiers ^ Mon Nov 11
  • "Silence is golden." — English proverb | ❧ | silence Mon Nov 11
  • A quiet mind cureth all. — Robert Burton ^ Mon Nov 11
  • In each of us there is a silence as vast as the universe. — Gauri Maa ^ Mon Nov 11
  • "I must learn to keep silent." — André Gide | ❧ | silence Mon Nov 11
  • Be silent or let thy words be worth more than silence. — Pythagoras ^ Sun Nov 10
  • You can try to become happy by controlling your environment, or by cultivating quietude/gratitude in your mind. The… https://t.co/EkM3c9ggJD Sun Nov 10
  • "Stillness is the altar of spirit." — Paramahansa Yogananda | ❧ | #stillness Sun Nov 10
  • Silence is the element in which great things fashion themselves together... — Thomas Carlyle ^ Sun Nov 10
  • Silence is the beginning of purifying the soul. — St Basil the Great ^ Sun Nov 10
  • "The nearer a man comes to a calm mind, the closer he is to strength." — Marcus Aurelius | ❧ | #calmness Sat Nov 09
  • Still waters run deep. — English proverb ^ Sat Nov 09
  • Silence is the mother of truth. — Benjamin Disraeli ^ Sat Nov 09
  • > "Silence + Stillness = Serenity" — B. D. Schiers | ❧ Sat Nov 09
  • Do not speak – unless it improves on silence. — Buddhist proverb ^ Sat Nov 09
  • Scream in silence. Dance in stillness. — B. D. Schiers ^ Fri Nov 08
  • "Inhale a deep breath of silence. Exhale a slow breath of stillness." — B. D. Schiers | ❧ | #silence Fri Nov 08
  • "Let yourself be silently drawn by the stronger pull of what you really love." — Rumi | ❧ | #silence Fri Nov 08
  • Be silent and safe — silence never betrays you. — John Boyle O'Reilly ^ Fri Nov 08
  • Silence is proactive. — B. D. Schiers ^ Fri Nov 08
  • "No silence. No insight." — B. D. Schiers | ❧ | #silence Thu Nov 07
  • We need silence to be able to touch souls. — Mother Teresa ^ Thu Nov 07
  • Be still. Stillness reveals the secrets of eternity. — Lao Tzu ^ Thu Nov 07
  • "Stillness replenishes your flow." — Winslow Eliot | ❧ | #stillness Thu Nov 07
  • Remember that silence is sometimes the best answer. — Dalai Lama XIV ^ Thu Nov 07
  • If you observe the pace of my breaths, you won't need to listen to my words. — Nema Al-Araby ^ Wed Nov 06
  • "The highest form of grace is silence. It is also the highest spiritual instruction." — Sri Ramana Maharishi | ❧ | #silence Wed Nov 06
  • He who does not understand your silence will probably not understand your words. ^ Wed Nov 06
  • Insight emerges out of silence. — B. D. Schiers ^ Wed Nov 06
  • "Silence can communicate on a level that words cannot approach." — B. D. Schiers | ❧ | #silence Wed Nov 06
  • Silence is the true friend that never betrays. — Confucius ^ Tue Nov 05
  • "There is a time to be silent and a time to speak." — King Solomon | ❧ | #silence Tue Nov 05
  • Silence is talk too. — African Proverb, Swahili ^ Tue Nov 05
  • A child learns quicker to talk than to be silent. — Norwegian proverb ^ Tue Nov 05
  • "Got a big decision to make? Make it from a place of stillness." — B. D. Schiers | ❧ | #stillness Tue Nov 05
  • Best be still; best be empty. In stillness and emptiness we find where to abide. Talking and moving we lose the pla… https://t.co/hcbiFue2jO Mon Nov 04
  • "When silence is shared, you connect on an intuitive level." — Cati Vanden Breul | ❧ | #silence Mon Nov 04
  • My personal hobbies are reading, listening to music, and silence. — Edith Sitwell ^ Mon Nov 04
  • Truth lies in silence. — B. D. Schiers ^ Mon Nov 04
  • "Silence is of four kinds: Silence of speech, eye, ear, mind. Only the last is pure silence and is the most importa… https://t.co/36N9URrJO0 Mon Nov 04
  • By silencing the mind, we can experience real peace. — Henepola Gunaratana ^ Sun Nov 03
  • In stillness, everything happens. In silence, everything is said. — Dre Gerald ^ Sun Nov 03
  • "The one thing in life you have to do. Be the Lighthouse." — Yogi Bajan | ❧ | #calmness Sun Nov 03
  • They are truly superior who can look upon a game of chess in silence. — Chinese proverb ^ Sun Nov 03
  • Silence is a fence round wisdom. — German proverb ^ Sun Nov 03
  • "The stiller you are, the calmer life becomes." — Rasheed Ogunlaru | ❧ | #stillness Sat Nov 02
  • Silence is a source of great strength. — Lao Tzu ^ Sat Nov 02
  • Move outside the tangle of fear-thinking. Live in silence. — Rumi ^ Sat Nov 02
  • "Nourish your body with healthy food, and exercise. Nourish your mind with good literature, art, and company. Nouri… https://t.co/T9HSSyInd8 Sat Nov 02
  • Beyond all vanities, fights, and desires, omnipotent silence lies. — Dejan Stojanovic ^ Sat Nov 02
  • Without silence there cannot be any real appreciation in life. — Deepak Chopra ^ Fri Nov 01
  • "Don't try to keep silence, just listen." — Madeleine Delbrêl, Alcide. | ❧ | #silence Fri Nov 01
  • The world's continual breathing is what we hear and call silence. — Clarice Lispector ^ Fri Nov 01
  • Speaking comes by nature, silence by understanding. — German proverb ^ Fri Nov 01
  • "most people are perfectly afraid of silence" e e cummings | ❧ | #silence Fri Nov 01
  • Wise men, when in doubt whether to speak or to keep quiet, give themselves the benefit of the doubt, and remain silent. — Napoleon Hill ^ Fri Nov 01
  • "No matter what your job or task may be, the more relaxed you are, the better you are." — Bill Murray | ❧ | #calmness Thu Oct 31
  • There is a voice that doesn't use words — Listen! — Rumi ^ Thu Oct 31
  • But there is greater comfort in the substance of silence than in the answer to a question. — Thomas Merton ^ Thu Oct 31
  • "When trouble comes, it is a call to remember, recognize and remain in the stillness of your Being." — Mooji | ❧ | #stillness Thu Oct 31
  • I would tell you to be quiet, but The Silence prohibits me. — Jarod Kintz ^ Thu Oct 31
  • To be an artist, you need to exist in a world of silence. — Louise Bourgeois ^ Wed Oct 30
  • "Meditate in your heart and be silent." — Biblical proverb | ❧ | #silence Wed Oct 30
  • There are certain kinds of silence that make you walk on air. — Cecelia Ahern ^ Wed Oct 30
  • To become more, say less. ^ Wed Oct 30
  • "Silence invites us to appreciate our surroundings more deeply." — Cati Vanden Breul | ❧ | #silence Wed Oct 30
  • Some of the most powerful speeches I have given have been delivered in the dedicated silence of my actions. — Steve Maraboli ^ Wed Oct 30
  • If you can be quiet you're more than welcome to stay in my House of Silence. Bring your own bubblegum ice cream. — Jarod Kintz ^ Tue Oct 29
  • "There is a calmness to a life lived in gratitude, a quiet joy." — Ralph H. Blum | ❧ | #calmness Tue Oct 29
  • The ego gets what it wants with words. The soul finds what it needs in silence. — Richard Rohr OFM ^ Tue Oct 29
  • Still water has no mind to receive the image of the migrating geese. — Zen proverb ^ Tue Oct 29
  • > "I love rock and roll. I love movies. I love fine conversation. But it is all just noise. I need periods of sile… https://t.co/8nUR1H1rUe Tue Oct 29
  • The most significant conversations of our lives occur in silence. — Simon Van Booy ^ Mon Oct 28
  • Calm in quietude is not real calm. When you can be calm in the midst of activity, this is the true state of nature. — Hong Zicheng ^ Mon Oct 28
  • "Silence speaks very loudly but it is amazing, so many people don't take the time to listen." — Mahi Sharma | ❧ | #silence Mon Oct 28
  • Do the same things today that you always do everyday, but do them in silence and see a new reality emerge. ^ Mon Oct 28
  • "When you speak, the Tao is silent. When you are silent, the Tao speaks." — B. D. Schiers | ❧ | #silence #tao Sun Oct 27
  • A quiet mind is a free mind. ^ Sun Oct 27
  • A day of silence can be a pilgrimage in itself. — Hafiz ^ Sun Oct 27
  • "The soul always knows what to do to heal itself. The challenge is to silence the mind." — Caroline Myss | ❧ | #silence Sun Oct 27
  • Don't speak a word and don't keep silent. — Zen proverb ^ Sun Oct 27
  • I've begun to realize that you can listen to silence and learn from it. It has a quality and a dimension all its own. — Chaim Potok ^ Sun Oct 27
  • Creative ideas will come to you in the quiet moment in between your thoughts. You are wiser than you think. Be stil… https://t.co/D76QApis9b Sat Oct 26
  • Silence is only frightening to people who are compulsively verbalizing. — William Burroughs ^ Sat Oct 26
  • "It is inner stillness that will save and transform the world." — Eckhat Tolle | ❧ | #stillness Sat Oct 26
  • Nothing in all creation is so like God as silence. — Meister Eckhart ^ Sat Oct 26
  • Silence is not the absence of something but the presence of everything. — Hayley Hasselhoff ^ Fri Oct 25
  • "Sit, be still, and listen, because you're drunk and we're at the edge of the roof." — Rumi | ❧ | #stillness Fri Oct 25
  • What we can't speak, we say in silence. — Hillary Jordan ^ Fri Oct 25
  • Sometimes one creates a dynamic impression by saying something, and sometimes ... by remaining silent. — Dalai Lama ^ Fri Oct 25
  • "When I was a kid, I was made to say grace before dinner. I stopped when I went to college. Then at the age of 60 I… https://t.co/V9OjU3mleJ Fri Oct 25
  • Silence is more musical than any song. — Christina Rossetti ^ Fri Oct 25
  • We hear nothing so clearly as what comes out of silence. — David James Duncan ^ Thu Oct 24
  • "There are two ways of spreading light: to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it." — Edith Wharton | ❧ | #stillness Thu Oct 24
  • Movement overcomes cold; stillness overcomes heat. Stillness and tranquility set things in order in the universe. — Lao Tzu ^ Thu Oct 24
  • "Whatever it is that is still commenting about things, forget that. Become completely empty and silent and remain a… https://t.co/HzmLEOFSU3 Thu Oct 24
  • Silence makes experience go further ... — Djuna Barnes ^ Thu Oct 24
  • In every sound, the hidden silence sleeps. — Dejan Stojanovic ^ Wed Oct 23
  • "When you have a moment, just listen to the beauty of silence. It has so much to say." — Armin Ganguly | ❧ | #silence Wed Oct 23
  • We are fascinated by the words, but where we meet is in the silence behind them. — Ram Dass ^ Wed Oct 23
  • The deepest feeling always shows itself in silence. — Marianne Moore ^ Wed Oct 23
  • "Sometimes silence is music to your ears." — Kristie Leong, M.D. | ❧ | #silence Wed Oct 23
  • Silence is a place of great power and healing. — Rachel Naomi Remen ^ Wed Oct 23
  • Silence is pure and holy. It draws people together... — Nicholas Sparks ^ Tue Oct 22
  • "Whether you are spiritual or non spiritual, calmness of mind is everyone's desire." — Swami Pranavananda | ❧ | #calmness Tue Oct 22
  • What other knowledge will my solitude and muteness bring? What other worlds? — Kathy Acker ^ Tue Oct 22
  • "The mind's original nature is like space; it pervades and embraces all things under the sun. Be still and stay rel… https://t.co/XW4FERNtsf Tue Oct 22
  • When words become unclear, I shall focus with photographs. When images become inadequate, I shall be content with s… https://t.co/IHLM3NoLXQ Mon Oct 21
  • Good words make us laugh; good deeds make us silent. — French proverb ^ Mon Oct 21
  • "Confused and don't know what to do? Be silent. Be still. And the answer will come to you." — B. D. Schiers | ❧ | #silence #stillness Mon Oct 21
  • There comes a moment when the silence between two people can have the purity of a diamond. — Philippe Djian ^ Mon Oct 21
  • At the still-point in the center of the circle one can see the infinite in all things. — Zhuangzi ^ Sun Oct 20
  • "... it's your thoughts about the money. Fortunately, you don't need a million bucks to have those thoughts. A good… https://t.co/OWJgMfqM7x Sun Oct 20
  • Stop weaving and see how the pattern improves. — Rumi ^ Sun Oct 20
  • "I saw old Autumn in the misty morn stand shadowless like silence, listening to silence." — Thomas Hood | ❧ | #silence Sun Oct 20
  • Where shall the word be found, where shall the word Resound? Not here, there is not enough silence — T.S. Eliot ^ Sun Oct 20
  • Silence makes idiots seem wise even for a minute. — Carlos Ruiz Zafón ^ Sun Oct 20
  • "Look at a tree, a flower, a plant. Let your awareness rest upon it. How still it is, how deeply rooted in Being.… https://t.co/GtcDi7HxmH Sat Oct 19
  • Sitting quietly, doing nothing, Spring comes, and the grass grows by itself. — Zen proverb ^ Sat Oct 19
  • Finding Nirvana is like locating silence. — Jack Kerouac ^ Sat Oct 19
  • "Stepping into silence feels like I'm getting back to myself. Because from it I can find answers to life's problems… https://t.co/AZ0Sq88UqI Sat Oct 19
  • In silence there is eloquence. ^ Sat Oct 19
  • In a world full of noise, silence is golden and the benefits are many. ^ Fri Oct 18
  • "If you're standing on the edge of chaos, you might want to stand still for a moment. There's safety in stillness."… https://t.co/VyNXukA5OA Fri Oct 18
  • Wind in the cave: movement in stillness. Power in silence. — Deng Ming-Dao ^ Fri Oct 18
  • …each found her greatest safety in silence… — Jane Austen ^ Fri Oct 18
  • "Always be calm, no matter what the provocation, never lose your poise." — Guruji Krishnananda | ❧ | #calmness Fri Oct 18
  • If there were a little more silence, if we all kept quiet...maybe we could understand something. — Federico Fellini ^ Fri Oct 18
  • Silence is an empty space, space is the home of the awakened mind. — The Buddha ^ Thu Oct 17
  • "True listening is another way of bringing stillness into the relationship. When you truly listen to someone, the d… https://t.co/NiU7QUEd7z Thu Oct 17
  • RT @VakilBharati: Less TV, More #Reading. Less Clutter, More #Space Less Rush, More #Calmness Less Consuming, More #Creating Less Junk-Food… Thu Oct 17
  • I heard God in the silence. I recognized his voice precisely because it was inaudible. — Jarod Kintz ^ Thu Oct 17
  • Wisdom grows in quiet places. — Austin O'Malley ^ Thu Oct 17
  • RT @AnneScottlin: ❦Motion is the rushing constant in our lives; the mind begs us to pause, to calm our pools of thought, to sit a while and… Wed Oct 16
  • RT @TaoEssentials: When you speak, the Tao is silent . . . — B. D. Schiers | | photo by Liam Simpson Tao #nature #silence https://… Wed Oct 16
  • RT @impugningdmind: Silence could be practiced at the level of word, thoughts or action. #Silence Wed Oct 16
  • After silence, that which comes nearest to expressing the inexpressible is music. – Aldous Huxley ❂ #Silence Quotes Wed Oct 16
  • Sitting quietly, doing nothing, Spring comes, and the grass grows by itself. ― Sōiku Shigematsu, Zenrin Kushû ❂ RT ZenProverbs #Silence Wed Oct 16
  • Silence is the beginning of purifying the soul. ― St Basil the Great ❂ #Silence Quotes Wed Oct 16
  • RT @TrudyGoodman: Learning how to be still, to know ourselves as a human Being rather than a human Doing, may be hard to do, but it’s a nob… Wed Oct 16
  • Remember, the silence in between the notes is just as important as the notes themselves. ― B. D. Schiers ❂ RT BDSchiers Silence Quotes Tue Oct 15
  • If you observe the pace of my breaths, you won't need to listen to my words. ― Nema Al-Araby ❂ #Silence Quotes Tue Oct 15
  • The most significant conversations of our lives occur in silence. ― Simon Van Booy ❂ #Silence #Quotes Tue Oct 15
  • Don't speak a word and don't keep silent. ― Zen Proverb ❂ RT @ZenProverbs #Silence Quotes #Zen #Paradox Tue Oct 15
  • In a world full of noise, silence is golden and the benefits are many. ❂ #Silence Quotes Tue Oct 15
  • Scream in silence. Dance in stillness. ― B. D. Schiers ❂ RT @BDSchiers ##Silence #Quotes Mon Oct 14
  • Some of the most powerful speeches I have given have been delivered in the dedicated silence of my actions. ― Steve Maraboli ❂ #Silence Mon Oct 14
  • Wise men, when in doubt whether to speak or to keep quiet, give themselves the benefit of the doubt, and remain silent. ― Napoleon Hill ❂ Mon Oct 14
  • Silence is talk too. ― African Proverb, Swahili ❂ RT @Proverbs_Africa #Silence Quotes Mon Oct 14
  • Silence can be the mark of a wise man or a fool. Like anything, choose the weapon wisely. ❂ #Silence Quotes Mon Oct 14
  • Silence is a source of great strength. ― Lao Tzu ❂ RT @TaoEssentials #Silence Quotes Sun Oct 13
  • Let silence take you to the core of life. ― Rumi ❂ #Silence Quotes Sun Oct 13
  • Sometimes one creates a dynamic impression by saying something, and sometimes ... by remaining silent. ― Dalai Lama ❂ #Silence Quotes Sun Oct 13
  • A heart worth loving is one you understand, even in silence. ― Shannon L. Alder ❂ #Silence Quotes Thu Oct 10
  • We need silence to be able to touch souls. ― Mother Teresa ❂ #Silence Quotes Thu Oct 10
  • Be silent and safe — silence never betrays you. ― John Boyle O'Reilly ❂ #Silence Quotes Thu Oct 10
  • Go placidly amidst the noise and haste remembering what peace there is in silence. ❂ #Silence Quotes Thu Oct 10
  • Sometimes silence is the loudest answer you can give. ― B. D. Schiers ❂ RT @BDSchiers #Silence Quotes Thu Oct 10
  • They are truly superior who can look upon a game of chess in silence. ― Chinese Proverb ❂ RT @Proverbs_China #Silence Quotes Thu Oct 10
  • Wind in the cave: movement in stillness. Power in silence. ― Deng Ming-Dao ❂ @TaoEssentials #Silence Quotes Wed Oct 09
  • Be silent or let thy words be worth more than silence. ― Pythagoras ❂ #Silence Quotes Wed Oct 09
  • Human beings can't bear silence. It would mean that they would bear themselves. ― Pascal Mercier ❂ #Silence Quotes Wed Oct 09
  • Insight emerges out of silence. ― B. D. Schiers ❂ RT @BDSchiers #Silence Quotes Wed Oct 09
  • Silence is the element in which great things fashion themselves together... ― Thomas Carlyle ❂ #Silence Quotes Wed Oct 09
  • Silence is loaded with answers. ❂ #Silence #Zen #Quotes Tue Oct 08
  • Those who are silent do not say nothing. ― Spanish Proverb ❂ RT @thinkproverbs #Silence Quotes Tue Oct 08
  • A quiet mind cureth all. ― Robert Burton ❂ #Silence #Quotes Tue Oct 08
  • If you can be quiet you're more than welcome to stay in my House of Silence. Bring your own bubblegum ice cream. ― Jarod Kintz ❂ #Silence Tue Oct 08
  • Nothing in all creation is so like God as silence. ― Meister Eckhart ❂ #Silence Quotes Tue Oct 08
  • In the quietness of a moment is to be found reflective solitude. ― Marlene Hershey ❂ #Silence Quotes Mon Oct 07
  • He who does not understand your silence will probably not understand your words. ❂ #Silence Quotes Mon Oct 07
  • But there is greater comfort in the substance of silence than in the answer to a question. ― Thomas Merton ❂ #Silence Quotes Mon Oct 07

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