of thinking. The importance of silence for students Besides all the silences powers that we have mentioned earlier which all are so important for all people, students can get much more from silence. Silence and quiet are to an artist, an author or inventor etc, what fertilizer is to crops. Gravity electricity, the warmth of sunlight, the turning of the tides are all silent. In other words, we must begin to establish a friendship with silence. In this chapter, I have selected from Mike Moores advices the most important, simplest and applicable ones that we could -as students living in Meknes- easily follow.
Language and, silence : Essays on, language, Literature and the, inhuman
Yet people forget that the great forces, by which we live, are silent. After changing your attitudes towards silence, you should try to change some of your habits. Literally speaking, the word silence comes from the Latin word silens meaning to be still, quiet, or at rest. Originally published between 19, the essays that make up this collection ponder whether we have passed out of an era of verbal primacy and into one of post-linguistic forms-or partial silence. 1 Silence is creative: In his article, Tony has defined creativity as creating unprecedented and unexampled things into being. Silence is boring Agree? 2 Silence promotes the inner and builds trust: When we silence we turn our thoughts and focus inwards and gain the power we need to refuel our minds Steven Aitchison* has stated. If we can be mentally calm we can solve many problems of life and find ways to do difficult tasks. Print, reference this, published: Wed, the key aim of this research paper is to draw attention to the importance of silence in general, for students in particular. To overcome this hyperactivity we should devote a considerable period of time for silence in order to give ourselves a deep rest. You will have made an invaluable new friend of silence, a friend which can comfort, heal and soothe your spirit. Silence is a natural phenomenon that could be a source of creative energy that we should all use and benefit from it rather than simply avoiding.
What a gift you will have given yourself. Firstly, we should change the negative image that we have in our minds about silence.