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"If you can't keep quiet, shut up!" - Gregory Ratoff

"Never miss a chance to keep your mouth shut." - Robert Newton Peck

"The husband who wants a happy marriage should learn to keep his mouth shut and his checkbook open." - Groucho Marx

"It is better to keep your mouth shut and appear stupid than to open it and remove all doubt." - Percy Bysshe Shelley

"You never know what's going to happen in this world. I'll just keep my mouth shut. That's a good idea." - Masahiro Sakurai

"The way is shut. Then they halted and looked at him and saw that he lived still; but he did not look at them. The way is shut, his voice said again. It was made by those who are Dead, and the Dead keep it, until the time comes. The way is shut." - J R R Tolkien

"The door snicked shut." - Madeline Miller

"Just think about it," he said softly. "You can do practically anything. You can have practically everything. And none of it will keep you from being alone." "Shut up shut up...Everybody's alone." He nodded. "But some people learn how to live with it." - Theodore Sturgeon

"Everybody gets pinched but you did it right. You told them nothing and they got nothing. You learned the two greatest things in life: Never rat on your friends and always keep your mouth shut." - Nicholas Pileggi

"That is the problem with age and wisdom-it merely shows you how helpless you are. The wiser you become, the more you learn to keep your mouth shut, until eventually the grave silences you forever." - Bill Bonner

"I've got to learn to keep my mouth shut." - Gabrielle

"If your mind isn't open, keep your mouth shut too." - Sue Grafton

"Never miss an opportunity to keep your damn mouth shut." - Duff McKagan

"Life is fraught with opportunities to keep your mouth shut." - Winston Churchill

"Keep your mouth shut and your eyes open." - Samuel Palmer

"I shut up and keep my ears and eyes open." - Kieran Culkin

"Keep your eyes wide open before marriage, half shut afterwards." - Benjamin Franklin

"I've had to learn when not to tweet. Like, you learn how to keep your mouth shut? Learn to keep your tweet shut." - Dan Stevens

"Stop explaining yourself. Shut up and act!" - Craig MacDonald

"Everybody shut up. Let us work." - Kobe Bryant

"Being holiday, the beggar's shop is shut." - William Shakespeare

"The eye of prudence may never shut." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Into a mouth shut flies flie not." - George Herbert

"Never lose hope when the beloved sends you away. If you're abandoned if you're left hopeless tomorrow for sure you'll be called again. If the door is shut right in your face keep waiting with patience don't leave right away. Seeing your patience your love will soon summon you with grace raise you like a champion." - Rumi

"Some people as a result of adversity are sadder, wiser, kinder, more human. Most of us are better, though, when things go better. Knowing when to keep your mouth shut is invariably more important than opening it at the right time. Always listen to a man when he describes the faults of others. Often times, most times, he's describing his own, revealing himself." - Malcolm Forbes

"Living with kids is like living with a bunch of drunks. You know you really have to be on your toes all the time. Things are falling over and breaking and spilling. If you live on the second story, you really have to keep the windows shut all the time." - Tom Waits

"We aren't allowed to have any opinions. People can tell you to keep your mouth shut, but it doesn't stop you having your own opinion. Even if people are still very young, they shouldn't be prevented from saying what they think." - Anne Frank

"If he had his wits about him Bunny would surely keep his mouth shut; but now, with his subconscious mind knocked loose from its perch and flapping in the hollow corridors of his skull as erratically as a bat, there was no way to be sure of anything he might do." - Donna Tartt

"I will honour Christmas in my heart, and try to keep it all the year. I will live in the Past, the Present, and the Future. The Spirits of all Three shall strive within me. I will not shut out the lessons that they teach!" - Charles Dickens

"For there was a conspiracy of dullness in the world, a universal plan to shut out the resurgences of spirit which might interfere with clockwork. Better to keep your elevation unseen until it is higher than strangers' hands can reach to pull you down to their level." - Tennessee Williams

"Face it," Gary told her kindly. "You'll never catch up. You just do as much as you can and take the punishments without saying anything. Sometimes I wonder if that isn't what they're really trying to teach us-to take plenty and keep our mouths shut." - Tamora Pierce

"I don't think that I'm the smartest guy around, so I'm better off to keep my mouth shut as much as I can rather than opening my mouth and proving to people that I don't know what I'm talking about. I'm more of a leader by example than I am a preacher." - Mark Martin

"Let us keep our mouths shut and our pens dry until we know the facts." - Anton Julius Carlson

"You couldn't keep your mouth shut? I'm calling you Glitterhair from now on. Or Talksalot." - Cinda Williams Chima

"The ability to keep your mouth shut is usually a sign of intelligence" - Holly Goldberg Sloan

"X is work. Y is play. Z is keep your mouth shut." - R. A. Dickson

"When you are in it up to your ears, keep your mouth shut" - Anonymous

"You"ll miss the best things if you keep your eyes shut." - Dr. Seuss

"You could' keep your mouth shut? I'm calling you Glitterhair from now on. Or Talksalot." - Cinda Williams Chima

"X + Y + Z X is work. Y is play. Z is keep your mouth shut." - Albert Einstein

"You'll miss the best things if you keep your eyes shut." - Dr. Seuss

"Men should keep their eyes wide open before marriage, and half-shut afterwards." - Madeleine de Scudery

"When you feel strain, keep your mouth shut if you can." - Thomas Harris

"When you are in it up to your ears, keep your mouth shut." - Georges Duhamel

"If you keep your mouth shut you will never put your foot in it." - Austin O'Malley

"Knowledge is power only as long as you keep your mouth shut." - Margaret Atwood

"Success = 1 part work + 1 part play + 1 part keep your mouth shut" - Albert Einstein

"It's a free country and I can keep my mouth shut whenever I want" - James Van Der Beek

"I keep my mouth shut now. I've turned into a professional coward." - Hunter S Thompson

"So go on, get angry. But keep your mouth shut and go do your work." - Austin Kleon

"I should just keep me mouth shut, I just upset people." - Alan Moore

"You can't lose weight by talking about it. You have to keep your mouth shut." - Anonymous

"The easiest way to save face is to keep the lower half shut." - Anonymous

"Isn't the best way to save face to keep the lower part shut?" - Steven Wright

"If you keep your mouth shut you will never put your foot in it." - Austin Omalley

"It's so miserable and so easy to keep slamming Titanic - I'll shut up." - Peter Greenaway

"The author must keep his mouth shut when his work starts to speak." - Friedrich Nietzsche

"Players have two things to do. Play and keep their mouths shut." - Sparky Anderson

"It's a free country and I can keep my mouth shut whenever I want." - James Van Der Beek

"One of the most beneficial things I've ever learned is how to keep my mouth shut." - Eric Clapton

"If you have nothing to say for yourself then kindly keep your mouth shut!" - Roland Freisler

"Women need not always keep their mouths shut and their wombs open." - Emma Goldman

"Telling writers to shut up is a sure way to keep them talking." - James Wolcott

"The way is shut. It was made by those who are Dead, and the Dead keep it, until the time comes. The way is shut." - J R R Tolkien

"As she left my room I knew I should shut up. But you know when you should shut up because you really should just shut up...but you keep on and on anyway? Well, I had that." - Louise Rennison

"I was thinking, I could turn him into a fly and drop him into a spider's web and watch him tangled and helpless and struggling, shut into the body of a dying buzzing fly; I could wish him dead until he died.I could fasten him to a tree and keep him there until he grew into the trunk and bark grew over his mouth. if he was under the ground I could walk over him stamping my feet." - Shirley Jackson

"Hours and hours passed, with nothing to do but keep the compass on its course and the plane on a level keel. This sounds easy enough, but its very simplicity becomes a danger when your head keeps nodding with weariness and utter boredom and your eyes everlastingly try to shut out the confusing rows of figures in front of you, which will insist on getting jumbled together." - Amy Johnson

"Knowing when to keep your mouth shut is invariably more important than opening it at the right time." - Malcolm Forbes

"Keep climbing,' he told himself. 'Cheeseburgers,' his stomach replied. 'Shut up,' he thought. 'With fries,' his stomach complained." - Rick Riordan

"It is better to keep your mouth shut and appear stupid than to open it and remove all doubt." - Anonymous

"People can tell you to keep your mouth shut, but that doesn't stop you from having your own opinion." - Anne Frank

"Always walk towards open doors. And if they slam shut in your face, kick that sucker in and keep going." - Richard Gere

"Cherie, keep walking. Shut your eyes. We are headed for the bridge. We are going to cross it." - Joyce Carol Oates

"If you only ever read one book in your life ... I highly recommend you keep your mouth shut" - Simon Munnery

"Love with your mouth shut, help without breaking your ass or publicizing it: keep cool, but care." - Thomas Pynchon

"If you feel driven to feed the poor, get your checkbook out and keep your tyrannical mouth shut about it." - Lewis Goldberg

"Liberals want Conservatives to shut up. Conservatives want Liberals to keep talking. Because our arguments make sense and theirs don't" - Bill Whittle

"The media should be embarrassed and humiliated and keep its mouth shut and just listen for a while." - Kevin Drum

"You are a shithead, Williamson. If you can't think on your feet you oughta keep your mouth shut." - David Mamet

"You learn something new everyday." "What are you learning?" Sophos asked. "To keep my mouth shut, I hope." - Megan Whalen Turner

"Always do sober what you said you'd do drunk. That will teach you to keep your mouth shut." - Ernest Hemingway

"We cannot keep ourselves shut up in parishes, in our communities, when so many people are waiting for the Gospel!" - Pope Francis

"As so often happens, I discover that it would have been better to keep my mouth shut." - Prince Philip

"In my experience, if you have to keep the lavatory door shut by extending your left leg, it's modern architecture." - Nancy Banks Smith

"You learned the two greatest thing in life, never rat on your friends, and always keep your mouth shut." - Robert De Niro

"Learn to keep the door shut, keep out of your mind and out of your world every element that seeks admittance with no definite helpful end in view." - George Matthew Adams

"The best thing you can probably do is keep a low profile, keep your eyes and ears open, your mouth shut, and you will learn a ton." - CM Punk

"My eyes make pictures when they are shut." - Samuel Taylor Coleridge

"The voice of experience keeps its mouth shut." - Al Bernstein

"The yeare doth nothing else but open and shut." - George Herbert

"I counsel thee, shut not thy heart, nor thy library." - Charles Lamb

"I never miss a good chance to shut up" - James Patterson

"I said shut up once already, with my mouth." - Daniel Woodrell

"Don't do this. I love you. Don't shut me out." - Chuck Palahniuk

"If you can't do, you'd best shut up about it." - Esther Forbes

"Learn when's a good time to shut up" - Phil Mcgraw

"To become a master communicator: shut your mouth & listen first." - Rick Warren

"I see as much as doors'll allow, open or shut." - Jack Kerouac

"Shut up in the prison of their own consciences." - James Ussher

"If you excuse yourself in confession, you shut up sin within your soul, and shut out pardon." - Saint Augustine

"He likes you, too." Finn repeated. "And don't tell me to shut up." "Shut up!" -Kingdom Keepers, Shell Game" - Ridley Pearson

"I cannot see how a man of any large degree of humorous perception can ever be religious - unless he purposely shut the eyes of his mind & keep them shut by force." - Mark Twain

"I'm running my mouth a lot and I'm looking for a guy to shut me up. If you don't shut me up, I'm going to keep running my mouth." - Floyd Mayweather Jr

"I cannot see how a man of any large degree of humorous perception can ever be religious - except he purposely shut the eyes of his mind and keep them shut by force." - Mark Twain

"We've learned over the years that if we wanted we could write anything that just felt good or sounded good and it didn't necessarily have to have any particular meaning to us. As odd as it seemed to us, reviewers would take it upon themselves to interject their own meanings on our lyrics. Sometimes we sit and read other people's interpretations of our lyrics and think, 'Hey, that's pretty good.' If we liked it, we would keep our mouths shut and just accept the credit as if it was what we meant all along." - John Lennon

"No wise man will go to live in the country, unless he has something to do which can be better done in the country. For instance, if he is to shut himself up for a year to study science, it is better to look out to the fields, than to an opposite wall. Then, if a man walks out in the country, there is nobody to keep him from walking in again: but if a man walks out in London, he is not sure when he will walk in again. A great city is, to be sure, the school for studying life." - Samuel Johnson

"To keep your marriage brimming, With love in the loving cup, Whenever you're wrong, admit it; Whenever you're right, shut up." - Ogden Nash

"The truth is, if you're around long enough, you have a story about everyone. But it's best to keep your mouth shut sometimes." - Willem Dafoe

"To keep your marriage brimming, with love in the wedding cup, whenever you're wrong, admit it; whenever you're right, shut up." - Ogden Nash

"See? This is why I'm not religious. I couldn't possibly keep my mouth shut long enough to get along with everyone else." - Jim Butcher

"All you have to do, I tell myself, is keep your mouth shut and look stupid. It shouldn't be that hard." - Margaret Atwood

"If the bird does like its cage, and does like its sugar and will not leave it, why keep the door so very carefully shut?" - Olive Schreiner

"How idiotic civilization is! Why be given a body if you have to keep it shut up in a case like a rare, rare fiddle?" - Katherine Mansfield

"In every marriage the wife has to keep her mouth shut about at least one small thing her husband does that disgusts her." - John O'Hara

"Two voices struggled inside me. One that wanted to be good and brave, and one that told the good one to keep her mouth shut." - Stephenie Meyer

"I don't care if it's politics, religion or football. I believe you have to keep opening your mind. And shut your mouth sometimes!" - Tony Gonzalez

"Listening (the first competence of leadership) is not a skill, it is a discipline. All you have to do is keep your mouth shut." - Peter Drucker

"If A equals success, then the formula is: A = X + Y + Z, where X is work, Y is play, and Z is keep your mouth shut." - Albert Einstein

"Always do sober what you said you'd do when you were drunk. That will teach you to keep your mouth shut!" - Charles Scribner Jr

"It takes a big man to admit when he's wrong, and an even bigger one to keep his mouth shut when he's right." - Jim Fiebig

"It's better to keep your mouth shut and give the impression that you're stupid than to open it and remove all doubt." - Rami Belson

"Keep honoring God with your life, stay in peace, trust His timing and God will open doors that no man can shut." - Joel Osteen

"I'm a pretty private person, so I'd like to say I'm a good ear and that I keep my mouth shut." - James Badge Dale

"To keep your marriage brimming, With love in the loving cup, Whenever you're wrong, admit it; Whenever you're right, shut up." - Ogden Nash

"And I will never, ever respond to anybody - man, woman, vegetable, or mineral - who tells me to keep my mouth shut." - Janice Dickinson

"If you don't like your wrinkles and you think Botox or surgery is going to fix it, do it and shut up. But don't keep talking about it." - Linda Gray

"They established their patriotic credentials long ago, and are either supportive of the Bush agenda or know when to keep their traps shut." - Bill O'Reilly

"I truly believe that people like myself, who are in a position of entertainers in the limelight, should keep their mouth shut on politics." - Kid Rock

"I've never been mugged, never really experienced street fear. In fact, I'm the one who gets into arguments because I don't keep my mouth shut." - Jodie Whittaker

"With the war and everything that's going on, unless you're Susan Sarandon, the best route is to keep your mouth shut. For me it is, anyway!" - Robbie Williams

"Human beings exist that have integrity, that know how to keep their mouth shut, that know the bigger picture, that don't sell out their friends." - Sandra Bullock

"Grandparents who want to be truly helpful will do well to keep their mouths shut and their opinions to themselves until these are requested." - T Berry Brazelton

"When ask you a question, you try and answer, they tell you to shut up! Day and night, night and day, work my fingers to the bone, for what? I don't... SHUT UP! And when I ask you a question, you keep your trap shut! Think I'm talking to hear myself talk? ANSWER ME!" - Bill Cosby

"I think people talk too much anyway. Sometimes people are talking to me and in my mind I'm just like "shut up, shut up, shut upblah blah blah blah blaaaaah." - Ellen Degeneres

"The only way to establish any kind of mystique, is to completely shut up and never talk to anyone. And I'm contractually obligated not to shut up." - Robert Pattinson

"Alright, you'll get your bonus, buy play nice with her. Keep your sarcasm to a minimum. (Kyrian) Yes, O Great Lord and Master. Be nice to woman, keep mouth shut. (Nick)" - Sherrilyn Kenyon

"I want to keep learning, keep exploring, keep doing more." - Jessye Norman

"Keep friends close but keep enemies closer." - Jane Addams

"Coffee which makes the politician wise, and see through all things with his half-shut eyes." - Alexander Pope

"Tell the negative committee that meets inside your head to sit down and shut up." - Ann B Davis

"Real friends tell you the truth...even when you want them to shut up." - Wes Fesler

"Sleep. To lie down and shut out the noise, the fear, the unceasing misery." - Tad Williams

"Being an artist means seeing things and never having the ability to shut your eyes." - Keariene Muizz

"A writer who can't write in a grammerly manner better shut up shop." - Artemas Ward

"He that hath not the craft, let him shut up shop." - George Herbert

"That shot moved like... I was going to say a shop, but the shop's shut" - Paul Merson

"Love is a landscape the long mountains define but don't shut off from the unseeable distance." - Denise Levertov

"Because my love for you is beyond words, I decided to shut up." - Nizar Qabbani

"By the way, I know about the kiss." Then the door clicks shut behind him." - Suzanne Collins

"Individualization does not shut one out from the world, but gathers the world to oneself." - Carl Jung



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