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Shut Quotes

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If you shut the door to all errors,
truth will be shut out.
- Rabindranath Tagore

Related topics: Wisdom

When you have shut your doors, and darkened your room,
remember, never to say that you are alone,
for you are not alone, but God is within,
and your genius is within.
- Epictetus

The way to see by faith is to shut the eye of reason.
- Benjamin Franklin [attributed]

If a friend of mine gave a feast, and did not invite me to it,
I should not mind a bit.
but if a friend of mine had a sorrow
and refused to allow me to share it,
I should feel it most bitterly.
If he shut the doors of the house of mourning against me,
I would move back again and again and beg to be admitted
so that I might share in what I was entitled to share.
If he thought me unworthy, unfit to weep with him,
I should feel it as the most poignant humiliation.
- Oscar Wilde

 

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

Food is your body's fuel.
Without fuel, your body wants to shut down.
- Ken Hill

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

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There is something revolting about the way girls' minds
often jump to marriage long before they jump to love.
And most of those minds are shut to what marriage really means.
- Dodie Smith

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.

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

In this business you break a leg and 150 other people
are out of work while production is shut down.
It's not like you were an accountant and could still
work with your leg in a cast.
- Ken Curtis

If a policy is wrongheaded, feckless and corrupt,
I take it personally and consider it a moral obligation
to sound off and not shut up until it's fixed.
- David Hackworth

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

That's my advice to all homosexuals,
whether they're in the Boy Scouts,
or in the Army or in high school: Shut up,
don't tell anybody what you do, your life will be a lot easier.
- Bill O'Reilly

They missed a great opportunity to shut up.
- Jacques Chirac

I shut my eyes and all the world drops dead;
I lift my eyes and all is born again.
- Sylvia Plath

It was clear that the special interest groups in California
really wanted the Chinese to be shut out of the country,
because that was where the racial tension was the greatest.
- Iris Chang

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

I found that if I got up on the stage to entertain
the troops I could make them shut up and look.
- Kenneth Williams

When even one American - who has done nothing wrong -
is forced by fear to shut his mind and close his mouth -
then all Americans are in peril.
- Harry S. Truman

Before you can make good music, you just have to shut up.
Then the music can say what it has to say.
- Kristin Hersh

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

I wish Frank Sinatra would just shut up and sing.
- Lauren Bacall

I have this phobia: I don't like mirrors.
And I don't watch myself on television.
If anything comes on, I make them shut it off,
or I leave the room.
- Pamela Anderson

The world is full of fools; and he who would not wish to see one,
must not only shut himself up alone,
but must also break his looking-glass.
- Nicolas Boileau

Each has his past shut in him like the leaves of a
book known to him by his heart,
and his friends can only read the title.
- Virginia Woolf

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

I was the shyest human ever invented,
but I had a lion inside me that wouldn't shut up!
- Ingrid Bergman

It's very important in life to know when to shut up.
You should not be afraid of silence.
- Alex Trebek

I wasn't the guy everyone liked.
I was the guy that wouldn't shut up.
- Jay Mohr

Like you, I'm fed up with business as usual in Washington.
Send me to Congress, and I won't tweak our broken system.
I'll shut it down.
- Francine Busby

And I found that when I built my own place and just shut the door,
the creativity was endless.
- Billy Sherwood

I do not want the voice of the people shut out.
- Huey Long

I've shut myself inside these walls,
and I'm going to be a very lonely old lady if I'm not careful.
- Danielle Steel

Too often, the opportunity knocks, but by the time you push back the chain,
push back the bolt, unhook the two locks and shut off the burglar alarm,
it's too late.
- Rita Coolidge

Wink and shut their apprehensions up.
- John Marston

It's got too much hard work slapping them and telling them to shut up.
- Jo Brand

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

The best translations cannot convey to us the strength
and exquisite delicacy of thought in its native garb,
and he to whom such books are shut flounders about in outer darkness.
- Edwin Booth

Look, just tell me where that lemon came from and I'll shut up and go away.
- Ricky Gervais

I wish people who have trouble communicating would just shut up.
- Tom Lehrer

Shock is still fun.
I won't ever shut the door on it.
- Nicolas Cage

When you finish a poem, it clicks shut like the top of a jewel box,
but prose is endless.
I haven't experienced an awful lot of clicking shut!
- Kenneth Koch

I feel that if a person has problems communicating
the very least he can do is to shut up.
- Tom Lehrer

The media's power is frail.
Without the people's support, it can be shut off with
the ease of turning a light switch.
- Corazon Aquino

Sometimes you have to stop thinking.
Sometimes you shut down completely.
I think that's true in any creative field.
- Maya Lin

My gut feelings and my faith tell me that until God shuts a door,
no human can shut it.
- Olusegun Obasanjo

A book that is shut is but a block.
- Thomas Fuller

The object of opening the mind, as of opening the mouth,
is to shut it again on something solid.
- Gilbert K. Chesterton

It is very, very easy not to be offended by a book.
You just have to shut it.
- Salman Rushdie

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

If you really want to write, then shut yourself in a room,
close the door, and WRITE.
If you don't want to write, do something else.
It's as simple as that.
- Mary Garden

I won this award for keeping my mouth shut,
so I think I'll do it again now.
- Jane Wyman

I feared the verdict of the watch, where I either lost
the race against time that day or would lose it soon
by making the record even harder to break.
The time trap had snapped shut.
- Joe Henderson

If a person feels he can't communicate,
the least he can do is shut up about it.
- Tom Lehrer

Leary can get a part of my mind that's kind of rusted shut grinding again,
just by being around him and talking.
- Ken Kesey

I was a nerd academically.
But I was also an athlete and a musician.
I never wanted to be shut out of any situation.
I think it was that more than anything.
- Brian McKnight

Open your mouth and shut your eyes and see what Zeus will send you.
- Aristophanes

I told him that my own opinion was that the time now
and the method now to deal with Russia was to keep
our mouths shut and let our actions speak for words.
- Henry L. Stimson

Words, words, words!
They shut one off from the universe.
Three quarters of the time one's never in contact with things,
only with the beastly words that stand for them.
- Aldous Huxley

I was never shut down by the drugs; that was my problem.
Cocaine was an aphrodisiac.
I think that was a bit of a curse.
- Charlie Sheen

I wish they'd shut the gates, and let us play ball
with no press and no fans.
- Richie Allen

Love is not a fire to be shut up in a soul.
Everything betrays us: voice, silence,
eyes; half-covered fires burn all the brighter.
- Jean Racine

The atmosphere of libraries, lecture rooms and laboratories
is dangerous to those who shut themselves up in them too long.
It separates us from reality like a fog.
- Alexis Carrel

On sensitive issues, talk isn't cheap -
it takes real courage to pry open topics nailed shut.
- Marvin Olasky

It's good to shut up sometimes.
- Marcel Marceau

Canada remains alienated from its allies,
shut out of the reconstruction process to some degree,
unable to influence events.
There is no upside to the position Canada took.
- Stephen Harper

Thatcher came under pressure from right wing backbenchers
to shut up the Prince of Wales and there was a deal
done between them where he did actually shut up in the end.
- Anthony Holden

I began to see during the civil war,
in that part of the states of Missouri and Kansas where
the doctors were shut out,
the children did not die.
- Andrew Taylor Still

I live in a house with four women.
Just shut up and say, Yes, ma'am.
- Tim McGraw

Mum put me in drama classes when I was about 14.
I'd been going on about it for some time,
so maybe it was a way to shut me up.
- Naomi Watts


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