Think Before You Speak Quotes

Think Before You Speak Quotes by Mahatma Gandhi, Ernest Hemingway, Lewis Carroll, Mortimer Adler, Voltaire, Winston Churchill and many others.

Speak only if it improves upon the silence.

Speak only if it improves upon the silence.
Mahatma Gandhi
Always do sober what you said you’d do drunk. That will teach you to keep your mouth shut.
Ernest Hemingway
Always speak the truth, think before you speak, and write it down afterwards.
Lewis Carroll
The person who says he knows what he thinks but cannot express it usually does not know what he thinks.
Mortimer Adler
Everything you say should be true, but not everything true should be said.
By swallowing evil words unsaid, no one has ever harmed his stomach.
Winston Churchill
Florence Scovel Shinn
Better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to speak out and remove all doubt.
Abraham Lincoln
Think before you speak. Spend less than what you make. And whatever happens, try to make the best of what’s going on.
Mike Leonard
Half of the troubles of this life can be traced to saying yes too quickly and not saying no soon enough.
Josh Billings
Our words have creative power. With our words, we can speak blessings over our future or we can speak negative things over our future.
Joel Osteen
Wise women tuck Godly wisdom into the words they speak and even more into the words they choose not to speak.
Lysa TerKeurst
You can speak well if your tongue can deliver the message of your heart.
John Ford
The power to see change in your life can be found in the words you speak. You have the power to set the destiny for your life by what comes out of your mouth.
Joel Osteen
When I get ready to talk to people, I spend two thirds of the time thinking what they want to hear and one third thinking about what I want to say.
Abraham Lincoln
If you think before you speak the other guy gets his joke in first.
Jimmy Nail
Let nothing be said about anyone unless it passes through the three sieves: Is it true? Is it kind? Is it necessary?
Amy Carmichael