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"The way I figured it, keeping quiet was safe. Words could betray you if you choose the wrong ones, or mean less if you used too many." - Robyn

"Anyone who thinks that his time is too valuable to spend keeping quiet will eventually have no time for God and his brother, but only for himself and for his own follies." - Dietrich Bonhoeffer

"Under the snowdrifts the blossoms are sleeping, Dreaming their dreams of sunshine and June, Down in the hush of their quiet they're keeping Trills from the throstle's wild summer-sung tune." - Harriet Elizabeth Prescott Spofford

"Religion is excellent stuff for keeping common people quiet." - Napoleon Bonaparte

"If you sit down and just keep quiet...you are in the state of Self-Awareness. ..keeping quiet means being without any techniques, effort or intention to meditate...not following the thought stream...not pursuing the senses, no imagination...s uch an intense Self-focusing comes without any effort...then, by itself...out of nowhere, wisdom and insights come..." - Mooji

"The way I figured it, keeping quiet was safe. Words could betray you if you chose the wrong ones, or mean less if you used too many. Jokes could be grandly miscalculated, or stories deemed boring, and I'd learned early on that my sense of humor and ideas about what sorts of things were fascinating didn't exactly overlap with my friends." - Robyn

"There have always existed three ways of keeping the people loving and loyal. One is to leave them alone, to trust them and not to interfere. This plan, however, has very seldom been practised, because the politicians regard the public as a cow to be milked, and something must be done to make it stand quiet." - Elbert Hubbard

"Always the idea of unbroken quiet broods around the grave. It is a port where the storms of life never beat, and the forms that have been tossed on its chafing waves lie quiet forevermore. There the child nestles as peacefully as ever it lay in its mother's arms, and the workman's hands lie still by his side, and the thinker's brain is pillowed in silent mystery, and the poor girl's broken heart is steeped in a balm that extracts its secret woe, and is in the keeping of a charity that covers all blame." - Edwin Hubbel Chapin

"Am I keeping my promises?" - Robert Breault

"If you're keeping score, win!" - Red Auerbach

"Some promises aren't worth keeping." - Holly Black

"Keeping quiet and letting the others do the talking. That may be Angela Merkel's method, but it's not mine." - Martin Schulz

"Keeping quiet means being without any techniques, effort or intention to meditate... not following the thought stream..." - Mooji

"Quiet cunning bested boastful brawn" - Walter Kirn

"True bravery is quiet, undemonstrative." - Philip Sidney

"Love is keeping the promise anyway." - John Green

"I've been keeping diaries for 27 years." - David Sedaris

"This is how I learn most of what I know about my children and their friends: by sitting in the driver's seat and keeping quiet." - Anna Quindlen

"It's the way we are - our people show their respect to their leaders by keeping quiet. It is considered rude to speak your mind." - Graeme Leung

"A quiet conscience makes one so serene." - Lord Byron

"What is a home without children? Quiet." - Henny Youngman

"No loose fish enters our quiet bay." - Gertrude Atherton

"If you can't keep quiet, shut up!" - Gregory Ratoff

"Quiet people have the loudest minds." - Stephen Hawking

"I'd rather not sing than sing quiet." - Janis Joplin

"He has the gift of quiet." - John Le Carre

"Dead ... might not be quiet at all." - Chris Bohjalian

"Quiet and incredible. I really envy that." - Sarah Dessen

"Follow effective action with quiet reflection." - Peter Drucker

"Acceptance is a small quiet room." - Cheryl Strayed

"There are some secrets that we think we're keeping, but those secrets are actually keeping us." - Frank Warren

"Alchemists turned into chemists when they stopped keeping secrets." - Eric S Raymond

"Keeping the head still is golf's one universal, unarguable fundamental." - Jack Nicklaus

"Keeping up is a fool's game; seek advantage instead." - Daniel Burrus

"Promises are empty words if you're not keeping them." - Mike Ditka

"Your heart is a drum keeping time with everyone." - Beck

"Procrastination is the art of keeping up with yesterday" - Don Marquis

"Everyone around me is so strict about keeping me grounded." - Chloe Moretz

"Isn't privacy about keeping taboos in their place" - Kate Millett

"Success - keeping your mind awake and your desire asleep." - Walter Scott

"I was injured because everyone around me was observing neutrality and keeping silent. After all, they saw that I wasn't ready to perform that element. But they kept quiet." - Elena Mukhina

"Medicine may be defined as the art or the science of keeping a patient quiet with frivolous reasons for his illness and amusing him with remedies good or bad until nature kills him or cures him." - Gilles Menage

"We who live in quiet places have the opportunity to become acquainted with ourselves, to think our own thoughts and live our own lives in a way that is not possible for those keeping up with the crowd." - Laura Ingalls Wilder

"The trouble is that once you see it, you can't unsee it. And once you've seen it, keeping quiet, saying nothing, becomes as political an act as speaking out. There's no innocence. Either way, you're accountable." - Arundhati Roy

"They know not how many things are signified by the words stealing, sowing, buying, keeping quiet, seeing what ought to be done; for this is not effected by the eyes, but by another kind of vision." - Marcus Aurelius

"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." - John Donne

"If you cannot be positive, then at least be quiet." - Joel Osteen

"Conscience: that quiet voice which whispers that someone is watching." - Julian Tuwim

"When children stand quiet, they have done some ill." - George Herbert

"For people who like peace and quiet: a phoneless cord." - Dave Barry

"The noisy vacancy of youth, the quiet vacancy of age." - Mason Cooley

"In my quiet, I was working something out." - Keanu Reeves

"Use ? meditation as a tool to get quiet." - Sonia Choquette

"Quiet is might. Solitude is strength. Introversion is power." - Laurie Helgoe

"When I'm drawing a picture, I feel...quiet inside." - Katherine Applegate

"A quiet fool can go undiscovered for a long time." - Mason Cooley

"Let the weary at length possess quiet rest." - Seneca the Younger

"I can't imagine Revolution being quiet, unassuming, or bashful" - Immortal Technique

"Hanging on in quiet desperation is the English way." - Roger Waters

"I ain't quiet.. everybody else is too loud." - John Entwistle

"Some of the most powerful times are when we're quiet" - Michael W Smith

"I like to have quiet evenings and relax." - Gareth Gates

"I'm quiet." - Terry Bradshaw

"The best cure for the body is a quiet mind." - Napoleon Bonaparte

"War begets quiet, quiet idleness, idleness disorder, disorder ruin; likewise ruin order, order virtue, virtue glory, and good fortune." - Walter Raleigh

"Mama says it's okay to be on the quiet side-if quiet means you're listening, watching, taking it all in." - Jacqueline Woodson

"Perfect ignorance is quiet, perfect knowledge is quiet; not so the transition from the former to the latter." - Thomas Carlyle

"There is only one I actually. That I is Consciousness. When you follow the personal I to the source, it turns into the universal I, which is Consciousness. Begin to catch yourself. begin to realize your divine nature. You do this by keeping quiet. The fastest way to realization is to keep quiet." - Robert Adams

"To create you must quiet your mind. You need a quiet mind so that ideas will have a chance of connecting." - Eric Maisel

"So let the mind flow like water. Face life with a calm and quiet mind and everything in life will be calm and quiet." - Thich Thien-An

"The ground of mercy is love, and the working of mercy is our keeping in love." - Julian of Norwich

"Regardless of what you play, the biggest thing is keeping the feel going." - Wes Montgomery

"Keeping your artistic self as creative as possible is a balancing act." - Karrin Allyson

"I tried to keep us together, you were busy keeping secrets" - Drake

"No one has ever succeeded in keeping nations at war except by lies." - Salvador de Madariaga

"Research is an organized method for keeping you reasonably dissatisfied with what you have." - Charles Kettering

"Stay keeping my cup full so I'm extra charged like a state tax." - Drake

"Architecture should be dedicated to keeping the outside out and the inside in." - Leonard Baskin

"Inspiration is just one requirement for being a writer. Another is keeping regular working hours." - Zelda Popkin

"Well, while I live I'll fear no other thing So sore as keeping safe Nerissa's ring." - William Shakespeare

"Theres nothing better than keeping fit. It gives me energy and helps me think more clearly." - Trevor Donovan

"Keeping house is as unpleasant and filthy as coal mining, and the pay's a lot worse." - P. J. O'Rourke

"No woman should give her happiness into the keeping of a man without fixed principles..." - Louisa May Alcott

"I always try meditation. Meditation means always keeping one mind, not-moving mind." - Seungsahn

"Hope you're keeping the dust out of your eyes and your feet off the ground." - Jennifer Niven

"Keeping fit is really important as playing football is all I've ever wanted to do." - David Beckham

"Keeping things 'just in case' indicates a lack of trust in the future." - Karen Kingston

"And some days I wonder why I insist on keeping myself alive." - Tahereh Mafi

"Keeping a journal will change your life in ways that you'd never imagine." - Oprah Winfrey

"Style ain't nothing but keeping the same idea from beginning to end. Everybody got it." - August Wilson

"Part of being optimistic is keeping one's head pointed toward the sun, one's feet moving forward." - Nelson Mandela

"You're insane, you know that?" he says. "It's the only thing keeping me afloat," I say." - Lauren Destefano

"For every time we regret keeping still, there are about ten times we regret speaking up." - James Alexander Thom

"A mark of blessing is what you're giving, not what you're keeping." - John Wimber

"The story was writing itself and I was having a hard time keeping up with it." - Ernest Hemingway

"My direction? Anywhere. Because one is always nearer by not keeping still." - Sebastian Faulks

"...women are better at keeping secrets, but men are more comfortable with them." - Stephen King

"I'm fine I said for the 2,467th time this semester. (I know. I was keeping count)" - Ally Carter

"The universities are a sort of lunatic asylum for keeping young men out of mischief." - Mandell Creighton

"Nightingales are put in cages because their songs give pleasure. Whoever heard of keeping a crow?" - Rumi

"Electricity, water, gas, and steam course through the walls of my building, keeping it alive." - Mason Cooley

"The constancy of the wise is only the art of keeping disquietude to one's self." - Francois de La Rochefoucauld

"The person who seeks all their applause from outside has their happiness in another's keeping." - Dale Carnegie

"Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is success." - Edward Everett Hale

"O Polly, you might have toyed and kissed, By keeping men off, you keep them on." - John Gay

"Infinite possibilities exist by keeping focus on what you really want to create your bliss." - Steve Redhead

"Keep on keeping on!!!" - Joel Osteen

"I can get plenty of men, keeping them is the hard part." - Bette Midler

"I've been keeping my own naughty and nice list for Washington." - Barack Obama

"Only the middle-aged have all their five senses in the keeping of their wits." - Hervey Allen

"I'm not keeping track, but the record is there for someone to break." - Sammy Sosa

"There is a quiet courage that comes from an inward spring of confidence in the meaning and significance of life. Such courage is an underground river, flowing far beneath the shifting events of one's experience, keeping alive a thousand little springs of action." - Howard Thurman

"The grey is certainly inspired by the photo-paintings, and, of course, it's related to the fact that I think grey is an important colour - the ideal colour for indifference, fence-sitting, keeping quiet, despair. In other words, for states of being and situations that affect one, and for which one would like to find a visual expression." - Gerhard Richter

"There are six stages to knowledge: Firstly: Asking questions in a good manner. Secondly: Remaining quiet and listening attentively. Thirdly: Understanding well. Fourthly: Memorising. Fifthly: Teaching. Sixthly- and it is its fruit: Acting upon the knowledge and keeping to its limits." - Ibn Qayyim Al-Jawziyya

"If there is a reason for keeping the wall very quiet, choose a pattern that works all over without pronounced lines...Put very succinctly, architectural effect depends upon a nice balance of horizontal, vertical and oblique. No rules can say how much of each; so nothing can really take the place of feeling and good judgement." - William Morris

"The shortness of life, which we all discuss, but which is very clear to me at the moment, makes keeping and spreading a joyful peace more crucial than ever before. Let us keep our minds on what matters, which is our work, which is astonishment and gratitude. From this quiet magic comes a power for all other new years wishes to come true." - Martha Beck

"How can you have order in a state without religion? For, when one man is dying of hunger near another who is ill of surfeit, he cannot resign himself to this difference unless there is an authority which declares 'God wills it thus.' Religion is excellent stuff for keeping common people quiet." - Napoleon Bonaparte

"One year, I was a patron of a new opera. It was, to put it kindly, unpleasant to the ear. The friends I went with hated it. Keeping quiet about my contribution, I was outed when one of them, reading the program at the restaurant during dinner, saw my name." - Karen Decrow

"If you give up your quiet life, the bow of Cupid will lose its power." - Ovid

"Is ditchwater dull? Naturalists with microscopes have told me that it teems with quiet fun." - Gilbert K Chesterton

"How rare it is to find a soul quiet enough to hear God speak." - Francois Fenelon

"I'm off for a quiet pint - followed by fifteen noisy ones." - Gareth Chilcott

"When I am designing, my aim is to create tension and then gradually proceed into quiet." - Jacques Wirtz

"A man in business must put up many affronts if he loves his own quiet." - William Penn

"Science lives only in quiet places, and with odd people, mostly poor." - John Ruskin

"Love is all the small moments. It is what fills the quiet." - Jessica Shirvington

"If people would only talk about what they understood, Earth would be a very quiet place." - Albert Einstein

"I'm just tired; I just want the world to be quiet for a bit." - Matthew Healy

"So absolute, it is no other than happiness itself, a breathing too quiet to hear." - Denise Levertov

"Few things are hidden from a quiet child with good eyesight." - Terry Pratchett

"...nothing is creepier than a bunch of adults being very quiet." - Tina Fey

"Both of us were quiet with the recognition that something was ending, and something was beginning." - Lisa Kleypas

"Meditation is a vital way to purify and quiet the mind, thus rejuvenating the body." - Deepak Chopra

"The silence of the mountain is even more beautiful once the birds are quiet." - Taisen Deshimaru

"It's dark already and I'm out here again, talking, telling the story to the quiet night." - Tim Winton

"I cannot keep quiet even when I am a lone voice." - Mahathir Mohamad

"A little amateur painting in water colors shows the innocent and the quiet mind." - Robert Louis Stevenson

"He's quiet then. We lie next to each other, twin corpses waiting for burial." - Holly Black

"He had never expected death to be this quiet, this secretive, this easy." - Anne Rice

"I've always liked libraries. They're quiet and full of books and full of knowledge." - Haruki Murakami

"Too much quiet left me depressed and consuming condiments for meals." - Tammara Webber

"When I see things, I speak my mind. But I'm a quiet leader, if anything." - Chris Copeland

"The great thing is to know when to speak and when to keep quiet." - Seneca the Younger

"When you open your heart with a quiet mind love rushes in." - Genevieve

"It's the quiet, humble guy that's not saying anything. That's the really dangerous one." - Carlos Condit

"A quiet well-behaved boy is likely to be both frightened and ambitious." - Mason Cooley

"We're disappointed because you think the neighborhood is safe, it's very quiet here." - Elizabeth Oakes Smith

"Liberty is liberty, not equality or fairness or justice or human happiness or a quiet conscience." - Isaiah Berlin

"A quiet mediocrity is still to be preferred before a troubled superfluity." - John Suckling

"The master action, to move forward is a form of inaction; being still and quiet." - Bryant H Mcgill



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