Words are containers. What do your words contain? In answering that question, consider the following:
Talk low, talk slow, and don’t say too much. ~John Wayne
If you wouldn’t write it and sign it, don’t say it. ~Earl Wilson
The kindest word in all the world is the unkind word, unsaid. ~Author Unknown
The easiest way to save face is to keep the lower half shut. ~Author Unknown
Even a fish wouldn’t get into trouble if he kept his mouth shut. ~Author Unknown
Be careful of your thoughts; they may become words at any moment. ~Ira Gassen
Isn’t it surprising how many things, if not said immediately, seem not worth saying 10 minutes from now? ~Arnot L. Sheppard, Jr.
Once a word has been allowed to escape, it cannot be recalled. ~Horace
The difference between a smart man and a wise man is that a smart man knows what to say; a wise man knows whether or not to say it. ~Frank M. Garafola
If you keep your mouth shut, you will never put your foot in it. ~Austin O’Malley
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