A dog carrying a bone must suspend barking

This proverbs instructs us about the golden virtues of silence. Often, it is necessary for us to be silent even when we are greatly tempted to speak. It is only in silence that we can plan a great response. In silence we can plan a great attack or defense. Above all, when we are silent, those who do not wish us well will find it more difficult to obtain the right ammunition to attack us. Silence, is indeed golden!

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