Moment Of Silence Famous Quotes & Sayings

List of top 95 famous quotes and sayings about moment of silence to read and share with friends on your Facebook, Twitter, blogs.

Top 95 Quotes About Moment Of Silence

#1. I could feel the ghosts of all the girls I'd been behind me in the alleyway, creeping in my wake. I could almost hear my own footsteps as an echo. For a moment it was so real that I spooked myself. I stopped and turned to look. There was only silence and darkness. I walked on. - Author: Joshilyn Jackson
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #16234
#2. Neither could speak. It was the day that a silence settled on the pair of them, and they were bound close by it. Will felt, in that moment, too small to face such misery, but she knew that she would have to expand now, with a terrible rush, to fill the empty space. - Author: Katherine Rundell
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #22157
#3. Let's have a moment of silence for all those Americans who are stuck
in traffic on their way to the gym to ride the stationary bicycle. - Author: Earl Blumenauer
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #66586
#4. All my years to this moment All my roads to this wall. All my words to this silence All my pride to this fall. -Songs of Sapphique - Author: Catherine Fisher
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #80674
#5. I know that some believe that voluntary prayer in schools should be restricted to a moment of silence. We already have the right to remain silent - we can take our Fifth Amendment. - Author: Ronald Reagan
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #113686
#6. Every hour of your life that ticks by, there are numerous points and moments when you can choose to pause - and be aware of your mental and physical state. At any given point, you can freeze the flow that is your life, and be fully conscious for a moment. - Author: Kevin Michel
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #122956
#7. There was a moment's stupefied silence. Japp, who was the least surprised of any of us, was the first to speak. - Author: Agatha Christie
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #154911
#8. Listening to radio was like group meditation or a moment of silence in church. You can't get the same effect with TV unless you're very drunk. - Author: Jackson Beck
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #170061
#9. She listens closely to the silence as though the sounds just beneath the surface are awaiting to release the significance of a moment. - Author: Truth Devour
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #177345
#10. Oh, I know. But it's like my eyes are forcing those patterns on stars that aren't really lined up the right way to make them." There was another moment of silence, then Amos said, "That's, like, one of them metaphors, right?" "It is now." "Buy - Author: James S.A. Corey
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #185021
#11. Fortune favors the brave."
Another moment of silence. And then, Iolanthe found herself shouting at the top of her lungs, her voice nearly drowned by the bellow of all the rebels present, "And the brave make their own fortune! - Author: Sherry Thomas
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #222561
#12. He set down his chili dog, and after a pondering moment of silence, he replied with words of wisdom I'd never forget: "Fuck women. Fuck school. Fuck money. Go write some books, get a good agent, lift weights, get tattoos, and never do a film with Keanu Reeves. - Author: Jon Konrath
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #239109
#13. I wish I could wrap up the glitter star-green of this moment and hand it to you like an angel gift. Give you the heat lightning flying in jagged silence over the distant mountains. And the smell of September prairie grass and the even fainter scent of October pine now descending ... - Author: Carew Papritz
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #247076
#14. You think cold pizza is a breakfast food," I said. "Only if you put Captain Crunch on it," she replied. There was a moment of silence as all of us considered this. - Author: Seanan McGuire
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #248686
#15. The pair stood in long silence. Another thing Eilidh missed. Humans rushed everywhere, filled every moment with noise. They lacked the discipline of quiet. - Author: India Drummond
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #249886
#16. The wild women in his lap,' my father enthused, 'laying their breasts on his head.'
There was a moment of stunned silence. Then my mother spoke slowly, with an edge to her voice. 'I think you mean "wild beasts laying their heads in his lap".'
'Do I? - Author: Patrick Rothfuss
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #286268
#17. Some undefined sorrow was hidden in the hearts of the protagonists as they stood in silence beneath the leafless trees and when the moment of farewell had come the kiss, which had been withheld by one, was given by both. - Author: James Joyce
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #328359
#18. A woman's silence is one of her most powerful forms of communication; it conveys emotions, so intense, that no words could possibly describe how she feels at that moment. - Author: Amari Soul
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #330720
#19. Into the silence rips a sound that makes me let go of Max's hand and cover my ears. It is like the strafe of a bullet, nails on a chalkboard, promises being broken. It's a note I have never heard - this chord of pure pain - and it takes a moment to realize it is coming from me. - Author: Jodi Picoult
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #352001
#20. Know, therefore, that from the greater silence I shall return ... Forget not that I shall come back to you ... A little while, a moment of rest upon the wind, and anohter woman shall bear me. - Author: Kahlil Gibran
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #355679
#21. There was a moment of silence and then Sutherland breathed, But, darling! Gossip is the food of the gods. - Author: Andrew Holleran
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #358057
#22. Whenever we moderns pause for a moment, and enter the silence, and listen very carefully, the glimmer of our deepest nature begins to shine forth, and we are introduced to the mysteries of the deep, the call of the within, the infinite radiance of a splendor that time and space forgot - Author: Ken Wilber
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #397678
#23. Television is all about sound. You'll never get a moment of silence unless there's something really extraordinary going on, on screen, visually. They never let a moment of silence pass without being filled in television because it's a very sound-driven medium. - Author: Charlie Hunnam
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #427912
#24. The crushing weight of silence hangs heavy as always. For a moment it's too difficult to breathe, and I wonder if this is how I die. Drowned in this bed of silk, burned by a king's obsession, smothered by open air. - Author: Victoria Aveyard
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #429154
#25. Find where the sound ends and silence begins. Then exist in that moment, for there will you find your secret centre of being, the perfect place of peace within yourself. - Author: Raymond E. Feist
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #436270
#26. Why shouldn't the living cords which lace our being together flick softly against a loved one in the very moment of their unraveling?...Sometimes, all the miles between are as nothing, sometimes, they are narrowed to the little silence between the beats of a heart. - Author: Colleen McCullough
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #468753
#27. All of our great traditions, religious, contemplative and artistic, say that you must a learn how to be alone - and have a relationship with silence. It is difficult, but it can start with just the tiniest quiet moment. - Author: David Whyte
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #472111
#28. One moment of unwelcomed silence is more disheartening than a lifetime of incessant screams.

And the silence deafens me. - Author: Scott Hildreth
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #486725
#29. Inner silence works from the moment you begin to accrue it. What the old sorcerers were after was the final dramatic, end result of reaching that individual threshold of silence. - Author: Carlos Castaneda
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #497313
#30. In every moment of every day, through a thousand individual manifestations of Itself, is Divinity revealing Itself. Yet we do not see. Or we see, but do not believe. We do not believe the evidence of our own eyes. We do not hear the truth in the sounds of silence. - Author: Neale Donald Walsch
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #514069
#31. I'm a virgin, okay?"
There was a moment of silence while I assume he was struggling to understand the connection. Then he spoke.
"I'm not prejudiced against anyone. - Author: Candice Raquel Lee
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #576561
#32. Literature, I have always thought, is in most places and companies a singularly dull and uninteresting thing to talk about, but one may, as a rule, hate literary conversation, and yet at the right moment, with all its powers of feeling, the mind in silence may feel what it owes to literature. - Author: William Hurrell Mallock
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #616835
#33. There was a moment of silence as they imagined a future in which there existed an organisation that stole imagination for, undoubtedly, a sinister plan. - Author: S.A. Tawks
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #623903
#34. A moment of silence is not inherently religious. - Author: Sandra Day O'Connor
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #658252
#35. If a play is good and you're effective in it, you suddenly hear a silence that is loud, and that moment makes the whole schmageggy business of an actor or an actress worthwhile, because you suddenly know that they are human beings like you, who are receiving something from you. - Author: Shelley Winters
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #659309
#36. They shared a small moment of bizarre, companionable silence -they boy who'd forgotten everything about his history, and the boy who'd never known it. - Author: Cassandra Clare
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #669978
#37. Then he holds her and for a moment I hear total silence; that totally silent part of a cry that announces that the most horrible grief is going to follow. And it does, and he's muffling it, but I can hear and I want someone to come over and jab her with a sedative because its pitch pierces my soul. - Author: Melina Marchetta
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #681003
#38. Silently a flower blooms,
In silence it falls away;
Yet here now, at this moment, at this place,
The world of the flower, the whole of
the world is blooming.
This is the talk of the flower, the truth
of the blossom;
The glory of eternal life is fully shining here. - Author: Zenkei Shibayama
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #687607
#39. I want to release my soul from its prison cell, to silence the guards who tell me that I am not capable of living. Every voice that ever told me that I cannot achieve has, at this moment, become silenced. This cell is no longer my home. - Author: Leigh Hershkovich
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #714871
#40. Come on, Ella. Sleep green.'
Ignoring him, I got into bed wearing a T-shirt and boxer shorts printed with penguins. I reached over to the nightstand and flipped off the lamp.
A moment of silence, and then I heard a lecherous murmur. 'I like your penguins. - Author: Lisa Kleypas
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #715816
#41. The sadness, the silence, the darkness, the loneliness ... all of it held in a simple little moment. It was just so ...
I don't know.
Just so much. - Author: Kevin Brooks
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #739044
#42. It lasted just a moment, whatever that is. One held breath? An ant's afternoon? It was brief, I can promise that much, for although it's been many years now since my children ruled my life, a mother recalls the measure of the silences. - Author: Barbara Kingsolver
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #767926
#43. The moment you are there You know but the moment cannot be explained for it is beyond language and expression. It is a moment of silence, joy, bliss, void, crying, dancing but nothing confirms to normal. - Author: Maitreya Rudrabhayananda
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #820550
#44. As it began, rain ended quickly in Yorkshire. There was no gradual waning of water, no silent mist to ease the way from heavy drops to dry skies. Instead, there was a simple change, like the snuffing of a candle. One moment, there was pounding rain, and the next ... silence. - Author: Sarah MacLean
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #825933
#45. This silence felt not like the absence but the presence of something. I felt seen. It was so quiet it felt loud, like that moment between a breath in and a breath out. The woods' lungs seemed full, as if they were ready at any moment to speak. - Author: Isaac Oliver
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #829204
#46. We move through the day like two hands of a clock: sometimes we overlap for a moment, then come apart again, carrying on alone. Everyday exactly the same: the tea, the burnt toast, the crumbs, the silence. - Author: Nicole Krauss
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #841833
#47. And then there was a moment of silence. As if time was taking a deep breath. - Author: Fredrik Backman
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #842483
#48. The radio is at the root of the evil, their rule is: No silence, ever. When anything happens, the commentator has to speak without a moment's pause for gathering wisdom. Falsehood and inanity are preferable to silence. - Author: Barbara Kingsolver
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #866224
#49. The moment you become aware of the silence, you also have become silent. - Author: Eckhart Tolle
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #873624
#50. During a moment of silence I close my eyes tight and let the birds take me. When I opened my eyes I saw her. - Author: Jonathan Hull
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #906493
#51. Erkel's fate will be lightened. From the moment of his arrest he either maintained silence or did his best to pervert the truth. Not one word of repentance has been extracted from him so far. And yet even in the most severe judges he has awakened a certain sympathy for himself - Author: Fyodor Dostoyevsky
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #914690
#52. The secret of tango is in this moment of improvisation that happens between step and step. It is to make the impossible thing possible: to dance silence. - Author: Carlos Gavito
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #915766
#53. There ought to be more than just that metallic end, and then silence, then the worms, and sometimes he believed, but just this moment he did not believe at all ... there was nothing beyond the sound of the guns ... not even silence, just an end. - Author: Michael Shaara
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #936027
#54. Stay calm and exercise restrain during your most desperate moment or you shall desperately say what when your desperation is over, you shall come to a later realization of what you shouldn't have say and notice how silence could have been the best option to mere words! - Author: Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #937635
#55. I shall remember this moment: the silence, the twilight, the bowl of strawberries, the bowl of milk. Your faces in the evening light.[ ... ] I shall carry this memory carefully in my hands as if it were a bowl brimful of fresh milk. It will be a sign to me, and a great sufficiency. - Author: Ingmar Bergman
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #953292
#56. I don't want the guy who wanted the swan. I want the guy who wanted the duckling."
A long moment of silence passes.
Then: "Chloe, I don't know what that means."
She stomps her foot. "Seriously? Do mothers not read nursery rhymes to their sons? - Author: Lauren Layne
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #980418
#57. he had decided after careful consideration to join a monastery and take an eternal vow of silence. Immediately. Without a moment's delay. Or, as soon as they'd had lunch. "Do - Author: Amor Towles
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #981920
#58. The charm is in waiting... The fragrance of a hope... The sublimity of a dream... The eloquence of a silence... The resplendence of darkness... The heat of winter... The cold of summer... The flashback of a memory... The unliving of a moment... - Author: Avijeet Das
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #1080218
#59. Each poem holds the voice of a moment.
Held within, they are contained, damned to silence;
released, they fly into the world to find a new heart and a new home within,
where they will speak again. - Author: Noa Daniels
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #1096883
#60. A moment of silence, please, for the lost art of shutting up. - Author: Neil Genzlinger
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #1137475
#61. I was in the black silence of a medieval street, and blindly I followed its sharp turns, comforted by the height of its narrow tenements, which seemed at any moment capable of falling together, closing this alleyway under indifferent stars like a seam. - Author: Anne Rice
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #1143176
#62. Crown Prince Walther of Morrighan was dead ... Silence choked the crowd for a moment and then mother after mother, sister, father, wife, brother, fell to their knees. - Author: Mary E. Pearson
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #1175125
#63. They immediately spent a moment in bemused silence in honor of the perilous little paradox that was the English female - Author: Julie Anne Long
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #1175780
#64. Life is a dash.
Pause in the present.
Enjoy this moment. - Author: J.R. Rim
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #1180817
#65. We sat and drank in silence. It was something I appreciated about Jesse. He didn't feel the need to fill every moment with talk or some sort of silly exchange. - Author: Ruta Sepetys
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #1196909
#66. The unhappiest moment I could never tell you. All our fights blend into each other and are in fact re-enactments of the same fight, in which we punish each other
I with words, Hugh with silence
for being each other. We never needed any more than that. - Author: Alice Munro
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #1204487
#67. Super 8 film is the language of silence. - Author: Rebecca McNutt
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #1204588
#68. There comes a moment when the silence between two people can have the purity of a diamond. - Author: Philippe Djian
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #1211304
#69. Another moment or two of suffocated silence, and Hunt swallowed hard before speaking in a rusty-sounding voice. I probably shouldn't ask. But what the hell are you doing? - Author: Lisa Kleypas
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #1215430
#70. If we took a moment of silence for each person lost to abortion, we would be silent for over 100 years. - Author: Frank Pavone
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #1228245
#71. There was a long silence while they sat there staring at each other, a moment that was rudely interrupted by the sound of Max breaking wind. - Author: Philip Caveney
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #1246176
#72. I suppose what makes me most glad is that we all recognize each other in this metaphysical space of silence and happening, and get some sense, for a moment, that we are full of paradise without knowing it. - Author: Thomas Merton
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #1270211
#73. I know there is a moment when sound slips down the torn lining of itself into silence, is carried unheard and secret in its own pocket. But the crimson birds could find no such escape, no means of slipping beyond themselves between the cracks of color and song to a white undiscovered silence. - Author: Janet Frame
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #1329633
#74. As happens sometimes, a moment settled and hovered and remained for much more than a moment. And sound stopped and movement stopped for much, much more than a moment. - Author: John Steinbeck
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #1435448
#75. So I float in silence, watching the final touches of this perfect moonrise, and in a moment of heavenly revelation, it occurs to me that detours are not without purpose. They provide safe passage to a destination, avoiding pitfalls in the process. - Author: David Arnold
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #1440076
#76. Everything was for this moment- of silence, of bliss! I am speechless at this shrine of You and I understand that life was just a journey to find You, the deepest consciousness living in even the dead! - Author: Preeth Nambiar
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #1515967
#77. The professor smiled. "If people knew the nature of death," he said after a moment's silence,
"they'd cease to be afraid of it. And if they ceased to be afraid of it, no one could rob them of their time any more. - Author: Michael Ende
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #1564681
#78. There will be a moment of silence while our prints do the talking. - Author: Lilly Pulitzer
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #1565218
#79. You love her that much,' she stated, not asking.
'That much,' he admitted in a whisper after a long moment of silence. - Author: Andrzej Sapkowski
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #1573132
#80. There was something about our silence that made me comfortable. He wasn't talking to me, but I didn't feel ignored. I felt we were part of the same moment, and it didn't need to be defined. - Author: David Levithan
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #1574303
#81. Perhaps it is our fear, that in the silence between stories, in the moment of falling, the fear that we will never find the one story which will save us, and so we lunge for another, and we feel safe again, if only for as long as we are telling it. - Author: Nick Flynn
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #1584625
#82. I did feel a 'something', like a catch in the silence at the moment of creation. - Author: Ben Aaronovitch
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #1599244
#83. What was and what may be lie, like children whose faces we cannot see, in the arms of silence. All we have is here, now. - Author: Ursula K. Le Guin
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #1600781
#84. Before you begin your day: Take a moment of silence and meditation, and give yourself permission to have all that you desire. - Author: Debbie Ford
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #1651500
#85. There's something to be said about silence; it can be a moment of truth, or a moment of connection to other like minded people. - Author: Martin R. Lemieux
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #1675098
#86. At that moment I was sure. That I belonged in my skin. That my organs were mine and my eyes were mine and my ears, which could only hear the silence of this night and my faint breathing, were mine, and I loved them and what they could do. - Author: Dave Eggers
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #1708216
#87. I won't discuss non-discussable things with her, like the sound of silence or the vertical dimensions of an awkward moment. Those sorts of things are best left unsaid, like the last time I told her I loved her. - Author: Jarod Kintz
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #1717008
#88. Those eerie diamond eyes shifted over to her and she stilled, as if he's willed her to do so.
There was a moment of silence. And then in a rough voice the man whose life she saved spoke four words that changed everything ... changed her life, changed her destiny: She. Comes. With. Me. - Author: J.R. Ward
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #1749562
#89. Once you permit those who are convinced of their own superior rightness to censor and silence and suppress those who hold contrary opinions, just at that moment the citadel has been surrendered. - Author: Archibald MacLeish
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #1778440
#90. Those who have the strength and the love to sit with a dying patient in the silence that goes beyond words will know that this moment is neither frightening nor painful, but a peaceful cessation of the functioning of the body. - Author: Elisabeth Kubler-Ross
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #1780248
#91. Tintinnabulation is like this. Here I am alone with silence. I have discovered that it is enough when a single note is beautifully played. This note, or a silent beat, or a moment of silence comfort me. - Author: Arvo Part
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #1785814
#92. As much as I hated the silence, I also found a small part of me that appreciated it. Because, even for just a brief moment, it allowed me to escape the chaos that surrounded me. Silence, as unnerving as it was, was also rather beautiful. - Author: Nicole Sobon
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #1811516
#93. We are so afraid of silence that we chase ourselves from one event to the next in order not to have to spend a moment alone with ourselves, in order not to have to look at ourselves in the mirror. - Author: Dietrich Bonhoeffer
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #1844621
#94. You think you deserve to be sad," he says. There is a moment of silence as we look at each other. "You think it is okay for you to be sad every day. But it's not okay. And you do not deserve it. - Author: Laura Nowlin
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #1853062
#95. The bonds of silence and protection run deeper, for the moment, than his trust in me. - Author: Terrence Real
Quotes About Moment Of Silence #1867734

Famous Authors

Popular Topics