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C.N. Douglas, comp.  Forty Thousand Quotations: Prose and Poetical.  1917.
 
Babbler
 
  They always talk who never think.
Prior.    
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  Who think too little, and who talk too much.
Dryden.    
  2
  It is a shame for the tongue to cast itself upon the uncertain pardon of other’s ears.
Bishop Hall.    
  3
  Fie! what a spendthrift he is of his tongue!
Shakespeare.    
  4
  Those who have few things to attend to are great babblers; for the less men think, the more they talk.
Montesquieu.    
  5
        Tut! tut! my lord! we will not stand to prate;
Talkers are no good doers, be assured;
We go to use our hands, and not our tongues.
Shakespeare.    
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