Silence propagates itself, and the longer talk has been suspended, the more difficult it is to find anything to say. -Samuel Johnson

 

Silence propagates itself, and the longer talk has been suspended, the more difficult it is to find anything to say.


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This quote is just one of 76 total Samuel Johnson quotes in our collection. Samuel Johnson is known for saying 'Silence propagates itself, and the longer talk has been suspended, the more difficult it is to find anything to say.' as well as some of the following quotes.

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Abstinence is as easy to me, as temperance would be difficult.

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There are few minds to which tyranny is not delightful.

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