Quiet Quotes And Sayings

Quotes And Sayings About Quiet

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That men should live honestly, quietly, and comfortably together, it is needful that they should live under a sense of God's will, and in awe of the divine power, hoping to please God, and fearing to offend Him, by their behaviour respectively.
~By Isaac Barrow ~


The truth is that parents are not really interested in justice. They just want quiet.
~By Bill Cosby ~


Religion is excellent stuff for keeping common people quiet.
~By Napoleon Bonaparte ~


True progress quietly and persistently moves along without notice.
~By Saint Francis de Sales ~


Every time I have some moment on a seashore, or in the mountains, or sometimes in a quiet forest, I think this is why the environment has to be preserved.
~By Bill Bradley ~


It was so quiet that morning in Paris that the heels of my two companions and myself were loud on the deserted pavements. It was a city of shuttered shops, and barred windows, and deserted avenues.
~By Philip Gibbs ~


In cities no one is quiet but many are lonely; in the country, people are quiet but few are lonely.
~By Geoffrey Fisher ~


Find out just what any people will quietly submit to and you have the exact measure of the injustice and wrong which will be imposed on them.
~By Frederick Douglass ~


The parts for women, you're either like the quietly suffering wife or the wild girl.
~By Lauren Graham ~


Books are the quietest and most constant of friends; they are the most accessible and wisest of counsellors, and the most patient of teachers.
~By Charles W. Eliot ~


Sometimes opportunity knocks, but most of the time it sneaks up and then quietly steals away.
~By Doug Larson ~


Sometimes we look for those thunderous things to happen in our life for our lives to change or go in the other direction. We seek the miracle. We seek the parting of the seas, the moving of the mountains. But no, it's a quiet thing. At least for me it was.
~By Ben Vereen ~


Personally, I have nothing against work, particularly when performed, quietly and unobtrusively, by someone else. I just don't happen to think it's an appropriate subject for an "ethic."
~By Barbara Ehrenreich ~


Sometimes it was so quiet, it's frightening. It really prioritizes things.
~By Toni Collette ~


There's just no quiet in Vegas.
~By Barry Manilow ~


I don't like money, actually, but it quiets my nerves.
~By Joe Louis ~


Wise men, when in doubt whether to speak or to keep quiet, give themselves the benefit of the doubt, and remain silent.
~By Napoleon Hill ~


Men would live exceedingly quiet if these two words, mine and thine, were taken away.
~By Anaxagoras ~


Don't Cry Daddy is a pretty sad song. He got to the end of it and it was just real quiet and Elvis says, I'm gonna cut that someday for my daddy. And, by God, he did. He lived up to his word.
~By Mac Davis ~


Talent develops in quiet places, character in the full current of human life.
~By Johann Wolfgang von Goethe ~


Sometimes we drop in and do an acoustic set somewhere, and that's really fun to take all these insanely loud songs, and to do them quiet. It's really a sight to see... or to hear!
~By Michael McKean ~


Authors like cats because they are such quiet, lovable, wise creatures, and cats like authors for the same reasons.
~By Robertson Davies ~


God is much in the difficult home problems as in the times of quiet and prayer.
~By Evelyn Underhill ~


We have been through this is biennial convulsion four or five different times over the past 10 or 12 years, and now it appears that we are going through this quiet agony all over again.
~By Everett Dirksen ~


I've gone through the village of my songwriting and my artistry, and I've gone through lots of different phases, including one where it has been very quiet and abandoned me for a few years.
~By Carly Simon ~


I say, traitors; as some men live upon the reward of treachery, for their quiet and liberty; if it may be called a liberty, as it is redeemed with the betraying of the interest of Christ, and the blood of His people.
~By Donald Cargill ~


Finding some quiet time in your life, I think, is hugely important.
~By Mariel Hemingway ~


Happiness is the harvest of a quiet eye.
~By Austin O'Malley ~


I learned that you should feel when writing, not like Lord Byron on a mountain top, but like child stringing beads in kindergarten, - happy, absorbed and quietly putting one bead on after another.
~By Brenda Ueland ~


I've heard myself referred to as a quiet superstar, and I don't quite know what that means.
~By Sarah McLachlan ~


But being quiet and meditating on sound is something completely different and will be discovered very soon by a lot of people who feel that the visual world doesn't reach their soul anymore.
~By Karlheinz Stockhausen ~


I've got time, I hope, to make lots of quiet records. So quiet you won't be able to hear them.
~By Evan Dando ~


As states subsist in part by keeping their weaknesses from being known, so is it the quiet of families to have their chancery and their parliament within doors, and to compose and determine all emergent differences there.
~By John Donne ~


I was a quiet teenager, introverted, full of angst.
~By Nigella Lawson ~


The Phil Spector that I would meet has always been a nice, quiet, little guy who's very serious about his work; obviously you can tell that because each and everything he's ever done has always been charted.
~By Ben E. King ~


If only I may grow: firmer, simpler, quieter, warmer.
~By Dag Hammarskjold ~


Oh, how great peace and quietness would he possess who should cut off all vain anxiety and place all his confidence in God.
~By Thomas Kempis ~


I guess my idea of a good audience is one that's quiet and listens, but also that's alive: they respond, they're getting the jokes, they're with me. And that' s been happening.
~By Dan Hicks ~


Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved.
~By Helen Keller ~


There is no corner too quiet, or too far away, for a woman to make sorrow in it.
~By Amelia Barr ~


When friends and lovers die and your world gets quieter; that's when the silence comes closer; that's when next isn't the least bit theoretical or abstract.
~By Bruce Jackson ~


I got to know Sterling Hayden fairly well. He was a quiet man, who got more complicated as the years went on.
~By Marie Windsor ~


I talk too quiet, and I have to yell on stage.
~By Clea Duvall ~


I live sort of in the country and I like that. It's very quiet, it's beautiful.
~By Christopher Walken ~


They make Spy Kids, they make Scream, they make A Scary Movie. This doesn't do that, so it could be a very bad marriage. I'm trying to keep this potential nightmare quiet because we're just finishing editing.
~By Terry Gilliam ~


I like to praise and reward loudly, to blame quietly.
~By Catherine II ~


Remember that in every single case in history the process of adaptation has been one of exceeding slowness. Do not look for the impossible, but do not let your path deviate from the quiet and steadfast insistence on full opportunities for your powers.
~By Franz Boas ~


Just remaining quietly in the presence of God, listening to Him, being attentive to Him, requires a lot of courage and know-how.
~By Thomas Merton ~


In quiet places, reason abounds.
~By Adlai E. Stevenson ~


People are never quiet. It's go, go, go. I'm a go-getter, but you need rest and silence, just to sit around and think about things.
~By Dana Hill ~


Great events make me quiet and calm; it is only trifles that irritate my nerves.
~By Queen Victoria ~


When we lose our liberties, it does not happen in one dramatic moment, but gradually and quietly.
~By John E. Moss ~


I love that quiet time when nobody's up and the animals are all happy to see me.
~By Olivia Newton-John ~


In some movies you feel like you're a very small part of a huge machine. Whereas in the theater you can have a very small part, but you can still feel the weight and the gravity of it. Given the nature of theater, it's a more concentrated and quiet experience.
~By Minnie Driver ~


Musicians want to be the loud voice for so many quiet hearts.
~By Billy Joel ~


So I had to just kind of go back to the hotel, take a shower, sit quiet, dig down deep, warm up, and allow myself to move into some kind of zone. And then I remembered that a lot of my favorite musical moments are not about perfection.
~By Kathy Mattea ~


All men's miseries derive from not being able to sit in a quiet room alone.
~By Blaise Pascal ~


At that time a senator who was on the Joint Committee of Atomic Energy said rather quietly, 'You know, we're having a little problem with waste these days.' I didn't know what he meant then, but I know now.
~By David R. Brower ~


I've travelled around the UK a lot recently and have discovered that I really like trains. If you're in the quiet carriage, nobody can get hold of you and you can relax.
~By Honor Blackman ~


There is a fellowship more quiet even than solitude, and which, rightly understood, is solitude made perfect.
~By Robert Louis Stevenson ~


I want to be a person who makes a quiet difference.
~By Ali MacGraw ~


They can't find my house now because I keep it very quiet where I live.
~By James Herriot ~


One night some short weeks ago, for the first time in her not always happy life, Marilyn Monroe's soul sat down alone to a quiet supper from which it did not rise.
~By Clifford Odets ~


First and foremost, The Quiet Invasion is a first contact story. What would we do if we actually found evidence of alien life out there? It's also about politics.
~By Sarah Zettel ~


Mr. Arthur Ashe, he was good. I read some of his books. He knew about everything, but he was real quiet and didn't talk much. I never met him.
~By Mike Tyson ~


Peter remained very quiet and shy, but when he spoke it made sense.
~By Jonathan King ~


Books are the quietest and most constant of friends; they are the most accessible and wisest of counselors, and the most patient of teachers.
~By Charles William Eliot ~


The courtroom is a quiet place, Judge Roberts, where you park your political ideology, and you call the balls and you call the strikes.
~By Lindsey Graham ~


The quietest poetry can be an explosion of joy.
~By James Broughton ~


Nothing is secret once you tell anyone. If you want to keep it quiet - don't tell a soul.
~By Richard Chamberlain ~


Character and emotionality don't always have to be relegated to quieter, more simple constructs.
~By Kathryn Bigelow ~


Give us grace and strength to forbear and to persevere. Give us courage and gaiety and the quiet mind, spare to us our friends, soften to us our enemies.
~By Robert Louis Stevenson ~


Leaders come in many forms, with many styles and diverse qualities. There are quiet leaders and leaders one can hear in the next county. Some find strength in eloquence, some in judgment, some in courage.
~By John W. Gardner ~


The mass of men lead lives of quiet desperation.
~By Henry David Thoreau ~


The best doctors in the world are Doctor Diet, Doctor Quiet, and Doctor Merryman.
~By Jonathan Swift ~


The place is very well and quiet and the children only scream in a low voice.
~By Lord Byron ~


Film spectators are quiet vampires.
~By Jim Morrison ~


The best remedy for those who are afraid, lonely or unhappy is to go outside, somewhere where they can be quiet, alone with the heavens, nature and God. Because only then does one feel that all is as it should be.
~By Anne Frank ~


But I do like to have peace and quiet for a good hour.
~By Bryan Ferry ~


It is a process of discovery. It's being quiet enough and undisturbed enough for a period of time so that the songs can begin to sort of peek out, and you begin to have emotional experiences in a musical way.
~By James Taylor ~


Cows are amongst the gentlest of breathing creatures; none show more passionate tenderness to their young when deprived of them; and, in short, I am not ashamed to profess a deep love for these quiet creatures.
~By Thomas de Quincey ~


Do not underestimate the determination of a quiet man.
~By Iain Duncan Smith ~


The poor monkey, quietly seated on the ground, seemed to be in sore trouble at this display of anger.
~By Henry Walter Bates ~


I live a very quiet life, although I'm very urban and a diehard New Yorker.
~By Armand Assante ~


I suppose that Heartland, Unknown Soldier and Pride and Joy represent not a quieter side but more of a serious side to my work, something I've been getting into recently.
~By Garth Ennis ~


There is no language like the Irish for soothing and quieting.
~By John Millington Synge ~


Quiet minds cannot be perplexed or frightened but go on in fortune or misfortune at their own private pace, like a clock during a thunderstorm.
~By Robert Louis Stevenson ~


We need quiet time to examine our lives openly and honestly - spending quiet time alone gives your mind an opportunity to renew itself and create order.
~By Susan Taylor ~


Our essential differences from the norm are both huge and deeply offensive to those among us who wish to be quietly integrated into society without particular reference to our nature.
~By Malcolm Boyd ~


Well, it's a nice quiet time for Iron Maiden, and I'll be releasing a new solo album next year, so this is a really good time for the managing out my solo career, which is quite well.
~By Bruce Dickinson ~


I specialize in murders of quiet, domestic interest.
~By Agatha Christie ~


I stopped working a few years ago because I just lost a spark that I'd had before. I thought I'd just try writing, and maybe start directing, but I did it very quietly.
~By Dustin Hoffman ~


It's the steady, quiet, plodding ones who win in the lifelong race.
~By Robert Service ~


I like a very dark house, just black. I sit there and just think. Once I'm still and quiet inside, I'll begin. It's very personal; it has to be. One song may be Bach, the next blues, a song from TV, or a nursery rhyme or jazz piece.
~By Bobby McFerrin ~


When all is done, human life is, at the greatest and the best, but like a froward child, that must be played with and humored a little to keep it quiet till it falls asleep, and then the care is over.
~By William Temple ~


Let me say that the path I did take for a brief period of my life was not of reckless drug use, hurting others, but it was a path of quiet rebellion, of a little experimentation of a darker side of my confusion in a confusing world, lost in the midst of finding my identity.
~By Jennifer Capriati ~


I was never a big guy in pubs. I was never the main kind of aggressor or anything like that, but I found myself in trouble because I always had a mouth that would come back with something, and there was just never anyone who could make me be quiet.
~By Dominic Monaghan ~


Woody Allen sets are very quiet. Extraordinary sense of power from a man who doesn't do anything except just stand there.
~By F. Murray Abraham ~


If we have not quiet in our minds, outward comfort will do no more for us than a golden slipper on a gouty foot.
~By John Bunyan ~


Before this distinguished assembly and the world, the bells today proclaim the joyous tidings of the completion of this quietly soaring tower.
~By Earl Warren ~

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