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Silence is golden.

What does this proverb mean?

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Abraham Lincoln said, “It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to speak and remove all doubt.”

Is all silence golden?

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Abraham Lincoln also said, “To sin by silence when they should protest makes cowards of men.”

What did he mean?

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Silence is golden is a half quoted proverb...

The complete proverb is Speech is silver, silence is golden.


What is meant by "speech is silver"?

Think about the proverb in its entirety, while we watch some video clips...

NBC Dateline My Kid Would Never Bully 3 6 360p
(WWYD) Girl With Speech Disorder Bullied! What Would You Do?