talking too much Quotes

Eight of the best book quotes about talking too much
  1. #1
    “I prattle
    Something too wildly, and my father’s precepts
    I therein do forget.”
  2. #2
    “Well, well, perhaps I am a bit of a talker. A popular fellow such as I am - my friends get round me - we chaff, we sparkle, we tell witty stories - and somehow my tongue gets wagging. I have the gift of conversation. I’ve been told I ought to have a salon, whatever that may be.”
  3. #3
    ″‘Most people don’t know how to appreciate silence. They can’t help talking.”
  4. #4
    The more you say, the more likely you are to say something foolish.
  5. #5
    “We’ve spent too much time talking about it and not doing anything. It’s not safe here. It hasn’t been for months. Years. We should have gone long ago. Ready or not, if we want to live, we have to leave Syria.”
  6. #6
    “Isn’t it splendid to think of all the things there are to find out about? It just makes me feel glad to be alive--it’s such an interesting world. It wouldn’t be half so interesting if we know all about everything, would it? There’d be no scope for imagination then, would there? But am I talking too much? People are always telling me I do. Would you rather I didn’t talk? If you say so I’ll stop. I can stop when I make up my mind to it, although it’s difficult.”
  7. #7
    “His first theory was that if human beings didn’t keep exercising their lips, their mouths probably shriveled up.
    After a few months of observation he had come up with a second theory, which was this--“If human beings don’t keep exercising their lips, their brains start working.”
  8. #8
    “Besides fueling great ideas, tequila also dissolves the filter between my brain and my mouth.”