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Gossip Quotes

Famous Quotes & Quotations About Gossip:

What you don't see with your eyes, don't witness with your mouth.
~ Jewish Proverb.

When you are in trouble, people who call to sympathize are really looking for the particulars.
~ Edgar Watson Howe, Country Town Sayings, 1911.

Who brings a tale takes two away.
~ Irish Proverb.

Whoever gossips to you will gossip about you.
~ Spanish Proverb.

If it's very painful for you to criticize your friends - you're safe in doing it. But if you take the slightest pleasure in it, that's the time to hold your tongue.
~ Alice Duer Miller.

If you haven't got anything nice to say about anybody, come sit next to me.
~ Alice Roosevelt Longworth.

There is so much good in the worst of us,
And so much bad in the best of us,
That it hardly becomes any of us
To talk about the rest of us.
~ Edward Wallis Hoch.

Three may keep a secret, if two of them are dead.
~ Benjamin Franklin, Poor Richard's Almanack, July 1735.

It is one of my sources of happiness never to desire a knowledge of other people's business.
~ Dolley Madison.

It isn't what they say about you, it's what they whisper.
~ Errol Flynn.

Men have always detested women's gossip because they suspect the truth: Their measurements are being taken and compared.
~ Erica Jong.

No one gossips about other people's secret virtues.
~ Bertrand Russell, On Education, 1926.

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