True silence…

True silence is the rest of the mind, and is to the spirit what sleep is to the body, nourishment and refreshment. It is a great virtue: it covers folly, keeps secrets, avoids disputes, and prevents sin.

William Penn

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One Response to True silence…

  1. Rupert says:

    Stephen, I’m glad you’ve posted this by Penn. One of my favourite Quaker quotes and one we need to be mindful of on a regular basis.

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