Spreken is zilver..

spreken is zilver

Spreken is zilver, zwijgen is goud

  • Literal Translation: “Speaking is silver, being silent is gold.”
  • Meaning: It’s better to keep your silence, than to speak (for example in diplomacy or politics).
  • English equivalent: “A still tongue makes a wise head.”

One thought on “Spreken is zilver..

  1. I prefer this one. ” You are better off having someone think you are a fool than to open your mouth and prove it.” This saying applies to people who make statements about subjects they have no real knowledge about.

    Regards

Laat een reactie achter bij scatterwisdom Reactie annuleren