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Quotes of the Day for 5 October 2000 – Silence

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The quotes:

A sage thing is timely silence, and better than any speech.
     - Plutarch

A painter paints pictures on canvas. Musicians paint their pictures on silence.
     - Leopold Stokowski

Nothing is more useful than silence.
     - Menander

Lying is done with words and also with silence.
     - Adrienne Rich

Silence is the true friend that never betrays.
     - Confucius


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