If you can’t picture someone doing it at Mass (or before Mass), say, 100 years ago or 100 years hence, it probably isn’t something you should impose now.

If that isn’t persuasive, what’s below is binding. From paragraph 45 of the General Instruction of the Roman Missal (GIRM):

Even before the celebration itself, it is commendable that silence to be observed in the church, in the sacristy, in the vesting room, and in adjacent areas, so that all may dispose themselves to carry out the sacred action in a devout and fitting manner.

More persuasion and binding here.

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