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www.goodreads.com/quotes/409209-it-s-better-to-keep-your-mouth-shut-and-appear-stupid

Mark Twain — 'It's better to keep your mouth shut and appear stupid than open it and remove all doubt'

quoteinvestigator.com/2010/05/17/remain-silent

May 17, 2010 ... Dear Quote Investigator: Here are two versions of an entertaining saying that is usually credited to Abraham Lincoln or Mark Twain: Better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to speak and to remove all doubt. It's better to keep your mouth shut and appear stupid than open it and remove all doubt.

mentalfloss.com/article/26512/quick-10-10-things-mark-twain-didnt-say-and-10-he-did

Nov 30, 2010 ... “It is better to keep your mouth shut and appear stupid than to open it and remove all doubt.” He DID say: “[He] was endowed with a stupidity which by the least little stretch would go around the globe four times and tie.” 3. “Censorship is telling a man he can't have a steak just because a baby can't chew it.”.

www.brainyquote.com/quotes/mark_twain_103535

"It is better to keep your mouth closed and let people think you are a fool than to open it and remove all doubt." - Mark Twain quotes from BrainyQuote.com.

www.funtrivia.com/askft/Question11473.html

Aug 13, 2007 ... Who said It is better to keep your mouth shut and appear stupid than to open it and remove all doubt - trivia question /questions answer / answers.

forum.quoteland.com/eve/forums/a/tpc/f/99191541/m/107103805

An associate of mine provided the following quote. I don't know how accurate it is or who actually wrote it. Any ideas to accuracy and author? " It is better to keep your mouth shut and presumed a fool then to open it and remove all doubt". Thank you for any information ...

www.womenworking.com/4-times-better-keep-mouth-shut

May 2, 2017 ... Words have a price. Are you ready to pay for them? If you feel like you've said more than you should have, consider these realities: Never destroy a relationship you can't afford to lose. Your friend or co-worker blasts you. It's tempting to blast back, but don't. Once those words come out of your mouth, you ...

www.psychologytoday.com/blog/evolution-the-self/201406/8-situations-when-you-should-keep-your-mouth-shut

Jun 25, 2014 ... There are many situations where it's extremely difficult not to respond to someone , like when a person has just pushed your buttons. But in tense, problematic circumstances it never makes much sense to respond—or better react— impulsively. What's needed is a moment or two to reflect on whether your ...

www.brendanloy.com/wp/2007/03/its-better-to-keep-your-mouth-shut-and-be-thought-a-fool-rather-than-open-it-and-remove-all-doubt-mark-twain.html

Mar 3, 2007 ... In a case of “my bigotry is better than your bigotry,” a young woman is suing because she got sent to the principal's office. Why? Because classmates teased her about her LDS status, and she responded, “'That's so gay.” I agree with the retired teacher in the article. Educate; don't punish. But I don't feel like ...