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  • Better to remain silent and be thought a fool that to speak and remove all doubt
  • Bite your lip
  • Bite your tongue
  • Born 1820 - Still going strong ( Johnny Walker Black Whiskey advertising slogan )
  • Breach of the peace
  • Break-out space
  • Button your lip
  • Calm abiding
  • Calm before the storm
  • Calm down
  • Calm down, calm down ( A catchphrase from Harry Enfield In The Scousers )
  • Can it
  • Cat got your tongue? ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Cheese it
  • Chicago piano
  • Children should be seen and not heard ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Clam up
  • Conspiracy of silence
  • Conversation stopper
  • Cool, calm and collected
  • Cut the cackle
  • Dead of night
  • Dead of winter
  • Deafening silence
  • Deep in thought
  • Do you know the piano's on my foot?
  • Don't go there ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Don't make a peep
  • Don't shoot the piano player
  • Dry up
  • Ear popping ( a sound that is loud or that catches the attention )
  • Easter Island ( tourist attraction in the Pacific Ocean )
  • For crying out loud
  • Gagging order
  • Gentle Jesus, meek and mild
  • Give Peace A Chance ( John Lennon song )
  • He will never play the piano again
  • Hold your peace
  • Hush a bye
  • Hush it up
  • Hush money
  • Hush puppies
  • Hush up
  • I ate his liver with some fava beans and a nice chianti ( The Silence of the Lambs )
  • I'm Still Standing ( Elton John song )
  • In The Still Of The Night ( Frank Sinatra song )
  • Inner peace
  • Is there honey still for tea?
  • It is better to remain silent at the risk of being thought a fool, than to talk and remove all doubt of it ( Maurice Switzer quotation )
  • It was the night before Christmas and all round the house, not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse
  • Keep a lid on it
  • Keep calm and carry on
  • Keep it down
  • Keep schtum
  • Keep the peace
  • Keep your own counsel
  • Keep yourself to yourself
  • Lapse into silence
  • Like a thief in the night
  • Lose your tongue
  • Lost for words
  • Loud and clear
  • Loud enough to waken the dead
  • Loud mouth
  • Loud mouthed
  • Low profile
  • Most men live lives of quiet desperation
  • Mum's the word
  • Mute witness
  • Nary, a word
  • No justice, no peace
  • No news is good news
  • No peace for the wicked
  • Not with a bang but with a whimper
  • Off peak
  • Off season
  • On the QT
  • On the quiet
  • Out loud
  • Passive aggressive
  • Peace at last
  • Peace be with you
  • Peace dividend
  • Peace in our time
  • Peace of mind
  • Pipe down
  • Put a cork in it
  • Put a sock in it
  • Quiet before the storm
  • Radio silence
  • Rest in peace
  • Save it
  • Say It Loud I'm Black And I'm Proud ( James Brown song )
  • Say it loud and say it proud
  • Score to settle
  • Settle out of court
  • Shut your cake hole
  • Shut your face
  • Shut your pie hole
  • Shut your trap
  • Silence is golden
  • Silent Movie ( Mel Brooks movie )
  • Silent Night ( Bing Crosby song )
  • Silent partner
  • Silent witness
  • Simple life
  • Sit tight
  • Speak when you are spoken to
  • Speech is silver but silence is golden
  • Still Crazy After All These Years ( Paul Simon song )
  • Still life ( a form of painting in which inanimate objects are the subject )
  • Still the One ( ABC advertising slogan )
  • Still waters run deep
  • Strong, silent type
  • The Day the Earth Stood Still ( Michael Rennie movie )
  • The Prince of peace
  • The Quiet Man ( Nickname of John Ruiz )
  • The Silence Of The Lambs ( Jodie Foster / Anthony Hopkins movie )
  • The Sound Of Silence ( Simon and Garfunkel song )
  • The body is still warm
  • The man with the foolish grin is keeping perfectly still ( The Beatles song lyric )
  • The meek shall inherit the earth
  • The peace of God that passeth all understanding
  • The silence was deafening
  • The silent majority
  • The silent treatment
  • The still small voice of God
  • The toughest job you'll ever love ( United States Peace Corps advertising slogan )
  • The witching hour
  • There's many a good tune played on an old piano
  • Tight lipped
  • Under your breath
  • Wall of silence
  • War and Peace ( Leo Tolstoy book )
  • Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow? ( Carole King song )
  • World peace
  • Wrap up
  • You can't keep quiet about a Wispa ( Cadbury's Wispa advertising slogan )
  • You could have heard a pin drop
  • You have the right to remain silent
  • Zip it
  • Zip your lip

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