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"Choosing to stay silent at the right time is a way of speaking with the wisdom of the moment."
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"Properly used silence is the strongest echo of intelligence."
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"Sometimes, our most powerful voice is the silence we choose."
The Golden Silence: Choosing When to Speak or Stay Silent
Imagine a sunny weekend, you're at a barbecue with friends, enjoying the delicious aroma of grilled meat and the laughter floating in the air. Among your friends is Bob, who has a habit of oversharing. And, as is his custom, he starts talking about his ex, making the atmosphere uncomfortable, especially for his new girlfriend who is right next to him. At that moment, everyone wished Bob had known when to stay silent.
Fast forward a few days and you find yourself in a coffee shop with your girlfriends, sharing anecdotes and laughs. Suddenly, one of them mentions your ex. You could seize that moment to share your story, but you decide that this is neither the time nor the place. Instead, you choose to stay silent and keep that piece of history to yourself, shifting the topic to something lighter. Your girlfriends appreciate your tact, and the cheerful atmosphere is maintained.
Both situations are a reminder that sometimes, silence can be more powerful than any word. Bob could have saved an awkward moment with a bit of silence, while your decision to stay silent allowed the meet-up with your girlfriends to continue in a positive and cheerful tone.
Life puts us in situations where we must choose between speaking or staying silent. And although each situation is unique, it's always helpful to remember that "knowing when to stay silent is speaking with the wisdom of the moment." After all, silence isn't just golden; it can be the savior of a barbecue or the maintainer of a cheerful atmosphere at a get-together.
© Shoshan, 01/19/2024
Poem: Echoes of Silence
In the vast ocean of words, I sail each day,
with my voice as my wind, thoughts as my vessel, out in the bay.
I speak, leaving whispers in the breeze,
yet, sometimes it's silence that brings me to my ease.
The worth of a hush, a lesson well learned,
not every word spoken is a word well earned.
Sometimes, it's in quiet that wisdom is found,
in the echo of silence, a profound sound.
In silence, I find a sanctuary, a peaceful place,
where words can't cause chaos, can't disturb my pace.
Because it's not always hard, you see,
to stay silent when the heart is free.
To know when to talk, when to let the voice go mute,
is an art, a dance, a delicate pursuit.
It's not about hiding or showing fear,
it's about giving others the chance to be clear.
So, on this sea of words, I quietly drift,
letting silence be my gift.
Because I've learned, though it took some while,
that sometimes, silence speaks more than words can compile.