« Music is the wine that fills the cup of silence. »
- Tom Blair "Silence is one of the great arts of conversation, as allowed by Cicero himself, who says, 'there is not only an art, but an eloquence in it.' A well bred woman may easily and effectually promote the most useful and elegant conversation without speaking a word. The modes of speech are scarcely more variable than the modes of silence."
- Wenn man durch geöffnete Türen kommen will, muß man… Robert Musil(1880 - 1942), Robert Edler von Musil, österreichischer Novellist, Dramatiker und Aphoristiker
- Carmen de Monteflores "Oppression can only survive through silence."
- Jimmy Durante "I hate music, especially when it's played."