„Open your mind before your mouth“

Aristofanés fotka
staroveký grécky dramatik -448 - -386 pred n. l.

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Thom Yorke fotka

„Open your mouth wide
A universal sigh“

—  Thom Yorke English musician, philanthropist and singer-songwriter 1968

Lyrics, The King of Limbs (2011)

Dr. Seuss fotka

„So, open your mouth, lad! For every voice counts!“

—  Dr. Seuss, kniha One Fish Two Fish Red Fish Blue Fish

Horton Hears a Who! (1954)
Zdroj: One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish
Kontext: "This", cried the Mayor, "is your town's darkest hour!
The time for all Whos who have blood that is red
To come to the aid of their country!", he said.
"We've GOT to make noises in greater amounts!
So, open your mouth, lad! For every voice counts!"

G. K. Chesterton fotka

„An open mind is really a mark of foolishness, like an open mouth. Mouths and minds were made to shut; they were made to open only in order to shut.“

—  G. K. Chesterton English mystery novelist and Christian apologist 1874 - 1936

Original quote:
For my friend said that he opened his intellect as the sun opens the fans of a palm tree, opening for opening's sake, opening infinitely for ever. But I said that I opened my intellect as I opened my mouth, in order to shut it again on something solid. I was doing it at the moment. And as I truly pointed out, it would look uncommonly silly if I went on opening my mouth infinitely, for ever and ever.
The Extraordinary Cabman, one of many essays collected in Tremendous Trifles (1909)

Frank Herbert fotka

„Where is the weapon with which I enforce your bondage? You give it to me every time you open your mouth.“

—  Frank Herbert American writer 1920 - 1986

"Laclac Riddle"; p. 68
The Bureau of Sabotage series, Whipping Star (1969)

Henri Nouwen fotka

„To pray means to open your hands before God.“

—  Henri Nouwen Dutch priest and writer 1932 - 1996

With Open Hands (1972)
Kontext: To pray means to open your hands before God. It means slowly relaxing the tension which squeezes your hands together and accepting your existence with an increasing readiness, not as a possession to defend, but as a gift to receive. Above all, prayer is a way of life which allows you to find a stillness in the midst of the world where you open your hands to God’s promises and find hope for yourself, your neighbor and your world. In prayer, you encounter God not only in the small voice and the soft breeze, but also in the midst of the turmoil of the world, in the distress and joy of your neighbor and in the loneliness of your own heart.

Carl Sagan fotka

„It pays to keep an open mind, but not so open your brains fall out.“

—  Carl Sagan American astrophysicist, cosmologist, author and science educator 1934 - 1996

Josh Homme fotka

„Open up your mouth, touch your lips to mine,
That we may make a kiss that can pierce through death and survive.“

—  Josh Homme American musician 1973

"The Blood Is Love", Lullabies to Paralyze (2005)
Lyrics, Queens of the Stone Age

Haruki Murakami fotka

„Open your eyes, train your ears, use your head. If a mind you have, then use it while you can.“

—  Haruki Murakami, kniha Hard-Boiled Wonderland and the End of the World

Zdroj: Hard-Boiled Wonderland and the End of the World

Peter Greenaway fotka

„Now you've opened your mouth, do you expect me to lose interest?“

—  Peter Greenaway British film director 1942

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Mark Twain fotka

„It is better to keep your mouth shut and appear stupid than to open it and remove all doubt.“

—  Mark Twain American author and humorist 1835 - 1910

Cited as an example of "What Mark Twain Didn't Say" in Mark Twain by Geoffrey C. Ward, et al.
Varianta: It is better to keep your mouth closed and let people think you are a fool than to open it and remove all doubt.

Pete Seeger fotka
Abraham Lincoln fotka

„Tis better people think you a fool, then open your mouth and erase all doubt.“

—  Abraham Lincoln 16th President of the United States 1809 - 1865

Variously attributed to Lincoln, Elbert Hubbard, Mark Twain, Benjamin Franklin and Socrates
Varianta: It is better to be silent and be thought a fool than to speak and remove all doubt.

Joel Osteen fotka

„You have to come to your closed doors before you’ll ever get to your open doors.“

—  Joel Osteen, I Declare: 31 Promises to Speak Over Your Life

Zdroj: I Declare: 31 Promises to Speak Over Your Life

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