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Silence is the virtue of fools

"Silence is the virtue of fools"

- Francis Bacon

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This quote by Francis Bacon is a tip that silence is not always an indication of wisdom. Actually, it can be a sign of foolishness. Silence can be a sign of lack of knowledge, as one may not have the expertise or recognizing to speak out. It can also suggest cowardice, as one may be as well afraid to speak up as well as reveal their opinion. Silence can likewise signify apathy, as one might not care sufficient to speak out. In any case, silence is not constantly an indication of virtue, as well as can usually suggest foolishness. As a result, it is important to believe prior to talking, however also to speak up when essential.

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Francis Bacon This quote is written / told by Francis Bacon between January 21, 1561 and April 9, 1626. He was a famous Philosopher from England. The author also have 104 other quotes.

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