Treasure Island

Abdul Wahab


Silence


When expression fails
Silence speaks
When words create din
Silence is bliss
While wise speaks
I listen and learn
When fools quarrel
I remain silent
To avoid risk
Of breaking peace,
My silence is
Full of wisdom
For the wise
I speak only
When words are
More valuable than silence.

Submitted: Friday, May 25, 2012
Edited: Friday, May 25, 2012

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