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Calming Down Quotes


"Impatience has a poor track record for perfection. Getting things right usually includes calming down!" - Garrison Wynn

"There's a very wild side to me, but it's calming down." - Alyson Hannigan

"I'm for prayer in the schools because ritual and ceremony are calming and civilizing, and the little fartlings should be tamped down whenever possible." - Florence King

"The melody faded like a rainbow after a storm, or like winds calming down at last; and what was left was calm, and possibility, and relief." - Gregory Maguire

"There's very few directors that know what that rehearsal's for. And often it's just about calming down the director. If he could see it or she sees it, she goes oh, it's going to be okay." - Ewan Mcgregor

"Pressure is calming to the nervous system." - Temple Grandin

"I've always found the rain very calming." - Venus Williams

"We have to be faster in calming down a resentment than putting out a fire, because the consequences of the first are infinitely more dangerous than the results of the last; fire ends burning down some houses at the most, while the resentment can cause cruel wars, with the ruin and total destruction of nations..." - Heraclitus

"As I get older, I'm slowing down and, yes, calming down in my desire to be taken seriously. That I can be entertaining and funny and high nervous energy can work against me as a serious composer, slowly but surely you'll see me be quieter just so that people will listen." - Marvin Hamlisch

"The smell of cooking food is often a calming one." - Daniel Handler

"Cooking is really calming. Sharing food with friends, cooking." - Emily Saliers

"I play American football every Saturday, which I find calming." - Chad Harbach

"When I'm home, I like a cozy, comfortable, calming space." - Stacy Keibler

"The book. Calming object. Held in the hand." - Maira Kalman

"I walked down Paseo del Prado, losing myself to the sights, sounds, and dense magic of the city. There's something weirdly calming about being alone in a big city. It made me feel like the universe was hugely generous, and that my species was so damn smart to have constructed such a beautiful city." - Kate Klise

"A study conducted by the State University of New York at Buffalo Medical School suggested that in times of stress a dog is likely to be more help in calming you down than a spouse or partner. Most dog owners can guess the reason why: dogs never judge us and never compete with us." - Marjorie Garber

"Quite quickly I grew less deranged. I had begun the process of calming down, assimilating and compromising, which is necessary to live comfortably in the world as it is, and probably is why its imbalance never changes. But underneath, my idea of life was completely altered." - Helen Fielding

"Their task and sacred labor is not to stop fighting, but to fight for each other and for their relationship. Theirs is an often humbling task that does not require them to hang their heads or dilute their energy, but rather'after calming down enough'to compassionately face their mutual wounds together, identifying what old patterns had surfaced during their argument, and discussing, as a team, how they might handle future similar situations more skilfully." - Robert Augustus Masters

"My father wasn't perfect. He had a temper. I took some of that. He would snap, but the older he got, he started calming down. He learned about life, but the thing that he taught my whole family was that family was the most important thing and, no matter what, if a family member needs you, you go and help them out; you get there." - Adam Sandler

"Stay down, David. Stay down." - CM Punk

"There's nothing more calming in difficult moments that knowing there's some one fighting with you." - Mother Teresa

"Calming the mind is yoga, not just standing on the head" - Swami Satchidananda

"I love boxing! Working out is calming and helps clear my mind." - Adriana Lima

"Everything is vain and tortures the spirit instead of calming and satisfying it." - Johann Georg Hamann

"Don't Stop ...down, ...Down there ...down where ...monsters, ...Run!" - Ellen Hopkins

"Down goes Frazier! Down goes Frazier! Down goes Frazier!" - Howard Cosell

"Down goes Cena! Down goes Cena! Down goes Cena!" - Edge

"When someone at peace and free from hurry enters a room, that person has a calming effect on everyone present." - Eknath Easwaran

"It is rather calming to remember that you really couldn't have foreseen what is happening to you." - Margaret Widdemer

"That is to say, Hillary Clinton is not, in my mind, a satisfying or calming alternative to Donald Trump." - Viggo Mortensen

"People love gospel music. It's calming. It's soothing. It gets right to the point of whatever you're dealing with." - Yolanda Adams

"I think yoga builds strength, flexibility, and calming of the mind - which is never a bad thing." - Joyce Didonato

"'Landfill' by Daughter has calming, rich tones that are only improved upon by the gorgeous voice of Daughter." - Ben Lovett

"Woah! Calm down, Curly!" - Louis Tomlinson

"Feeling down? Saddle up." - Anonymous

"Drink down all unkindness." - William Shakespeare

"I write so much because my cat sits on my lap. She purrs so I don't want to get up. She's so much more calming than my husband." - Joyce Carol Oates

"Yoga may look peaceful and calming, but even Arnold Schwarzenegger would have trouble breathing after twenty surya namaskars in a row." - Kareena Kapoor

"I somehow hope - naive though I may be, utopian, possibly - that my music has some kind of calming effect on the universe, that it's somehow beneficial to people." - John Lydon

"Writers when they're writing live in a spooky, clamorous silence, a state somewhat like the advanced stages of prayer but without prayer's calming benefits." - Joy Williams

"Having a routine, knowing what to do, gives me a sense of freedom and keeps me from going crazy. It's calming." - Chuck Close

"I am continually calming the restless scanning of my rational mind in order to perceive the finer energies that enable me to unitively merge with everything around me." - Ken Keyes Jr.

"In the midst of the storm, your life boat appears. A psalm, a hymn, a word... calming the fiercest winds of the soul." - Roderick L. Evans

"In a way, fasting is like the "calming of the monkey mind" effected by the rosary prayer: both are means of stilling the effervescence of relatively superficial preoccupations." - Robert Barron

"Religion is a group of scam artists that sell the calming idea that your body is a temple of God, while your mind belongs to them." - Jose Antonio Carrillo

"Practicing regular, mindful breathing can be calming and energizing and can even help with stress-related health problems ranging from panic attacks to digestive disorders." - Andrew Weil

"The great work of social transformation begins with the first small step of stopping, calming, relaxing, reflecting and acting in a beneficial way." - Satish Kumar

"The realization that he was utterly powerless was like the blow of a sledgehammer, yet it was curiously calming as well." - Milan Kundera

"Amethyst is a meditative and calming stone that works in the emotional, spiritual, and physical planes to provide calm, balance, patience, and peace." - Miranda Kerr

"I now believe that betes noires usually attack because we're thwarting our own destinies. Calming the beast turns us toward our best lives." - Martha Beck

"Yoga may look peaceful and calming, but even Arnold Schwarzenegger would have trouble breathing after twenty 'surya namaskars' in a row." - Kareena Kapoor Khan

"To me, having 500 rolls of fabric around is the most calming thing in the world. I think it's what football is to some guys." - Melissa Mccarthy

"Sometimes I light incense and a candle. It's so peaceful and quiet. The steadiness of the energy and the reliability of the warmth have a calming effect." - Cindy Williams

"Failure is not the falling down but the staying down." - Mary Pickford

"If your gonna go down, go down swinging!" - Fred Astaire

"I don't shout people down. I argue people down, perhaps." - Richard Dawkins

"(Falls down in a drunken stupor): Let's sit down." - Tom Stoppard

"Down Goes Ellis! Down Goes Ellis! He is beaten!" - Howard Cosell

"Flow down and down in always widening rings of being." - Rumi

"lay down. lay down like an animal and wait." - Charles Bukowski

"In therapy you sit down; in analysis you lie down." - Rachel Weisz

"Memory is imagination pinned down." - Mason Cooley

"Composing is improvisation slowed down." - Wayne Shorter

"Brass, stay down all summer." - Eugene Ormandy

"Look not down but up!" - Robert Browning

"Dreams never wear you down." - Amy Poehler

"There's also a down side." - Hunter S Thompson

"Oh, doubters, let's go down..." - Aaron Weiss

"[Popeye speaking:] Blow me down!" - E. C. Segar

"My 'down-there' is angry!" - Kerry Jackson

"Real Americans don't back down." - Ted Nugent

"We all float down here!" - Stephen King

"Deep down, I'm pretty superficial." - Ava Gardner

"Junk food drags you down." - Miranda Lambert

"I will not calm down!" - J K Rowling

"I loved to fall down." - Dick Van Dyke

"Ask yourself to slow down." - Mary Anne Radmacher

"Down with Dukes of Hazzard!" - Alec Baldwin

"Silence was never written down." - Proverbs

"When you've been battered down and battered down and battered down, your spirit gets broken." - Suze Orman

"Do' stand up when you can sit down and do' sit down when you can lie down." - Kenneth Branagh

"You use to drive me wild, but lately you get your kicks from just knocking me down, down, down." - Bruce Springsteen

"Don't stand up when you can sit down and don't sit down when you can lie down." - Kenneth Branagh

"I sit down religiously every morning, I sit down for eight hours every day - and the sitting down is all." - Joseph Conrad

"Down on me, down on me Looks like everyone in this whole round world Is down on me." - Janis Joplin

"red rain is coming down red rain red rain is pouring down pouring down all over me" - Peter Gabriel

"Practice means cutting down chance and risk." - Donnie Burns

"Maybe tone it down with the explosions" - Michael Bay

"One lives everything down in time." - Stacy Aumonier

"I don't back down for anybody." - Shawn Michaels

"Change is uncomfortable. Write that down." - Justin Bieber

"The world is a clock winding down." - Rick Yancey

"I hate patience. Slows everything down." - Nora Roberts

"Slow down, simplify and be kind." - Naomi Judd

"Men do not settle down. Men surrender." - Chris Rock

"To toughen up, is to calm down." - Doug Melvin

"I let the American people down." - Richard Nixon

"Brother, thy tail hangs down behind." - Rudyard Kipling

"I hope you're getting this down." - Woody Allen

"Sometimes even the imagination lets one down." - Mary Balogh

"Up and down, up and down I will lead them up and down I am feared in field in town Goblin, lead them up and down" - William Shakespeare

"cause down the shore everything's all right" - Bruce Springsteen

"Fall down seven times, get up eight." - Margi Preus

"That the wall is coming down." - Cassandra Clare

"... deep down nobody is bad, only frightened." - Carlos Ruiz Zafon

"Even the best fall down sometimes." - Howie Day

"One sits down first; one thinks afterwards." - Jean Cocteau

"A torchlight procession marching down your throat." - John L. O"Sullivan

"Patience is counting down without blasting off" - Anonymous

"I'm down with just the Backstreet Boys." - Howard Stern

"You're either down or you're up." - Shaun White

"Deep down, everyone wants the truth." - Keith Ablow

"You can't chop down a symmetry" - Jane Siberry

"Don't let the man bring you down." - Maya Angelou

"Everything ultimately comes down to trust." - Jay Baer

"'Tis pride that pulls the country down." - William Shakespeare

"Write it down in your own handwriting." - Eugene Ormandy

"I'm Chris Martin with down syndrome" - Thom Yorke

"Lie down so I can recognise you" - Willie Pep

"Literally, these [heels] slow you down." - Kristen Stewart

"When revelation comes write it down." - Richard G Scott

"That path leads ever down into stagnation." - Frank Herbert

"Up with skirts, down with pants!'" - Edwin Edwards

"To go faster you must slow down." - John Brunner

"Pussy power's pulling me down, down, down, down. When it's there and I can't have it, I get real real rabid." - Iggy Pop

"Down with boredom. It has to go." - Elsa Maxwell

"You don't bring me anything but down." - Sheryl Crow

"You can't keep an exciting fashion down." - Carmel Snow

"I write-down to speak-up." - M. K. Asante

"Everything changes as it is written down." - Mason Cooley

"That's it, cupcake. You're going down." - Rick Riordan

"Dressing down is a crime against humanity." - Simon Doonan

"Pham Nuwen plunked himself down, stretching indolently." - Vernor Vinge

"Economy: cutting down other people's wages." - J B Morton

"Don't let the bastards get you down," - Barbara Walters

"We give this practice two thumbs down!" - Richard Blumenthal

"Get down, get naked, get savage." - Ron Carlson

"Fall down nine times, get up ten." - Roz Savage

"You can't lead me down that rode." - Taylor Swift

"Go sit down and look pale." - Stephenie Meyer

"She's my Tallahassee lassie down in FLA." - Freddy Cannon

"How do you hold down government spending?" - Milton Friedman

"Deep down I'm a very shallow person." - Charles Haughey

"How like an angel came I down!" - Thomas Traherne

"A little adversity can't hold me down." - Lamar Odom

"Most journalists are broken down alcoholics." - James Purdy

"My moral standing is lying down." - Trent Reznor

"Give until tears stream down your eyes." - Kong Hee

"Your electric bills will go down." - Donald Trump

"I tend to jot down music." - David Gilmour



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