With accent marks:
Молча́ние – знак согла́сия.
Silent means consent.
If a person stays silent after a proposal or an accusation, it is considered that he or she agrees.
This phrase has been known since ancient Rome: Silentium videtur confessio.
The proverb is used when a question is not answered, which makes it possible to assume an affirmative answer.
Other Russian proverbs
Do not look at a given horse's teeth.
Оne can not see the wood for the trees.
Bitter truth is better than sweet lies.
Do not chop the branch you sit on
Eggs don't teach the chicken.
If you like sledding, you should like to carry the sled.
In a healthy body, healthy mind.
(lit.) Whoever gets up early, God gives him