Speech is silver and silence is Gold
Since ancient time, silence is worshipped as an important
component of spiritual discipline. Initially, the practice
of this virtue may commence with some three hours of
silence at noon time, say on Sunday or any other suitable
day. This practice may be
Speech is Silver, But Silence is Golden.
‘When you have the speech of excellence,
The better and better you teach.
When you have the power of silence,
The higher and higher you reach!’
It is a fact that when we speak, others become silent and when others speak, we become silent
Talking is silver but silence is gold, it's a great idiom used by the most nations.
Well, silence is the best policy; you can see: listen and silent two words have the same letters but arranged differently.
We humans have tendency to talk more and to listen less, the main cause of it is...
PPLES OF GOLD
PICTURES OF SILVER
Speaking the Mind of God in a Generation gone Astray
Michael Joseph Gowon
Copyright © 2012
Published in Nigeria by: Christian Books for the Nations (CBFN) Post Office Box 8407, Anglo-Jos, 930007 Plateau State, Nigeria christianbooksnige
A figure of speech is the use of a word or words diverging from its usual meaning. It can also be a special repetition, arrangement or omission of words with literal meaning, or a phrase with a specialized meaning not based on the literal meaning of the words in it, as in idiom, metaphor, simile, hy
Marathi Manual Language and Culture
Prepared by: Kelsea David Natalie Hardage Crista Lindsey Texas State University class of 2011 Academic Advisor Rahul Charkraborty
This manual was prepared to assist speech-language pathologists in their effective treatment of people with speech a
I am a part of NGO which is running a cause for people with disabilities.
An inspirational speech for the disabled people to motivate them to become successful.
Target Audience: Persons with disabilities except for deaf & dumb people.
How are you?
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Excerpts of Robespierre's speech of February 5, 1794
It is time to mark clearly the aim of the Revolution and the end toward which we wish to move; it is time to take stock of ourselves, of the obstacles which we still face, and of the means which we ought to adopt to attain our objective . . . .
In silence they suffer. In loneliness they die.
The baby rabbit quivers with fear as its tiny head is shoved into a restraining stock; its eyelids tighten as a forceful hand clips them back. Sprays of house cleaner stings the rabbit’s eyes as blood starts to run down its snow-white face. Unim
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INTERDENOMINATIONAL THEOLOGICAL CENTER
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The Cross of Gold speech was delivered by William Jennings Bryan, a former United States Representative from Nebraska, at the Democratic National Convention in Chicago on July 9, 1896. In the address, Bryan supported bimetallism or "free silver", which he believed would bring the nation prosperity.
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Good Morning/Afternoon students and teachers, my speech that I will be presenting today is on King Tutankhamun’s Golden Throne and The Kings Dagger’s.
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Christmas is the best holiday; the sound of Christmas spirit can put you into such an infatuated state of mind. There are presents, hot cocoa, the kind that is hot and creamy with marshmallows, and the kind that melts in your mouth but not in your hands. The presents, the kind that you
A. As Illinois secretary of state, Jesse White's usual domain consists of licensing drivers, registering corporations and publishing the state's blue book manual, but he has recently turned his attention to people walking across the street.
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Silver Bullet Laziness
Our society is facing a huge crisis, a crisis that goes on undetected in our houses, schools, and playgrounds. You or your neighbor may participate unknowingly. What I am referring to is prescription-drug abuse. And the fact we are obsessed with short cuts to happiness and
What Would Our Forefathers Say?
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FACULTY OF HUMANITIES
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Essay on Old Major’s Speech
The novel Animal Farm by George Orwell begins with Old Major’s famous speech, which incites the other animals to form a rebellion; similar to the events leading up to the Stalin era and the rise of Bolshevism. The actual story is the most famous satiri
In “A Silence That Kills,” Haviland gives many statistics and reasons as to why tobacco and smoking are so bad for you. Many Americans are dying every day from the effects of tobacco and smoking. Haviland believes the government is largely responsible for creating this epidemic, by not creating
In this essay I will discuss whether “The Merchant of Venice” still deserves to be classed as a comedy. I found parts of this play far from amusing, although I can understand why Elizabethans would find this comedy entertainment. An audience in Elizabethan times also would have a very different
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Document Analysis: “Cross of Gold”
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The Gold Industry
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allegory: (Greek, ‘speaking otherwise’) It is a story, poem, or picture which can be interpreted to reveal a hidden meaning, typically a moral or political one. It has a double meaning
Figures of Speech [ Examples ]
❖ "But my heart is a lonely hunter that hunts on a lonely hill."
(William Sharp, "The Lonely Hunter")
❖ "Love is an alchemist that can transmute poison into food--and a spaniel that prefers even punishment from one hand to car