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

"Reading forces you to be quiet in a world that no longer makes place for that." - John Green

"You're a quiet, beautiful woman in a loud, ugly place. An orchid among weeds. You define obvious." - Lynn Viehl

"Bach takes you to a very quiet place within yourself, to the inner core, a place where you are calm and at peace." - Yo-Yo Ma

"It is a quiet and peaceful place - and a fitting place for the remains of this greatest of sea tragedies to rest." - Robert D. Ballard

"Nowadays my brain no longer races compulsively in either elation, grandiosity, or depression. I have been given a quiet place in bright sunshine." - Bill W.

"The best place to start an adventure is with a quiet, perfect life . . . and someone who realizes that it can't possibly be enough." - Kevin J Anderson

"From all kinds of flowers, Seek teachings everywhere, Like a deer that finds A quiet place to graze, Seek Seclusion to digest All you have gathered. . ." - Namkhai Norbu

"Once you find that peace, that place of peace and quiet, harmony and confidence, that's when you start playing your best." - Roger Federer

"A grave is such a quiet place." - Edna St Vincent Millay

"Each life needs its own quiet place." - Melody Beattie

"It would be erroneous to say Sohrab was quiet. Quiet is peace. Tranquility. Quiet is turning down the volume knob on life. Silence is pushing the off button. Shutting it down. All of it. Sohrab's silence wasn't the self imposed silence of those with convictions, of protesters who seek to speak their cause by not speaking at all. It was the silence of one who has taken cover in a dark place, curled up all the edges and tucked them under." - Khaled Hosseini

"No place is safe - no place is at peace. There is no place where a women and her daughter can hide and be at peace. The war comes through the air, bombs drop in the night. Quiet people go out in the morning, and see air-fleets passing overhead - dripping death - dripping death!" - H G Wells

"I wanted to go to a place where I could think, really sink into my own imagination, or ride it, or drift along it, as in a balloon. The kind of place that probably all writers crave. The kind of place where the outside world is still and quiet and you get a chance to listen, to peer, to go inward" - Jeanne Marie Laskas

"I don't know what impression you might have of the way I live. I live in a quiet place. I do not live as a hermit, though other people would prefer it if I did." - Daniel Day-Lewis

"The man who spends his time choosing one resort after another in a hunt for peace and quiet will in every place he visits find something to prevent him from relaxing." - Seneca the Younger

"If you daren't enter the forest, or cannot find it, then perhaps you might find one tree, or a place where a tree could be, and just stop for a quiet moment to see what happens." - Viggo Mortensen

"All the seasons run their race In this quiet resting-place; Peach, and apricot, and fig Here will ripen, and grow big; Here is store and overplus - More had not Alcinous!" - Henry Austin Dobson

"I want to find a quiet place, to sit with you a while, to talk about the happy times, and hope that makes you smile. Rest in Peace Darling" - Susan Smith

"When I write I find a quiet place." - Lianne La Havas

"Quiet cunning bested boastful brawn" - Walter Kirn

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

"Take time to be quiet." - Zig Ziglar

"There is a brief time for sex, and a long time when sex is out of place. But when it is out of place as an activity there still should be the large and quiet space in the consciousness where it lives quiescent. Old people can have a lovely quiescent sort of sex, like apples, leaving the young quite free for their sort." - D H Lawrence

"In that temple of silence and reconciliation where the enmities of twenty generations lie buried, in the great Abbey which has during many ages afforded a quiet resting-place to those whose minds and bodies have been shattered by the contentions of the Great Hall." - Thomas B. Macaulay

"'I don't need very much now,' said the boy, 'just a quiet place to sit and rest. I am very tired.' 'Well,' said the tree, straightening herself up as much as she could, "well, an old stump is good for sitting and resting. Come, Boy, sit down. Sit down and rest.'And the boy did. And the tree was happy." - Shel Silverstein

"The Sierra, a region so quiet and pristine that we have the sense of being the first human beings ever to set foot in it. We fall silent ourselves in its midst, as if conversation in a place of such primeval solitude would be like talking in church." - Jim Fergus

"...the need for a garden of rare palms and vines and ornamental trees and shrubs which would be near enough to a growing city to form a quiet place where children with their elders could peer, as it were, into those fascinating jungles and palm glades of the tropics which have for generations stimulated the imaginations of American youth." - David Fairchild

"I remember the special quiet of rainy days when I felt that I could enter the pages of my beautiful picture books. Now I try to recreate that feeling of believing that the imaginary place I'm drawing really exists. The detail in my work helps to convince me, and I hope others as well, that such places might be real." - Jan Brett

"The saints are like the stars. In his providence Christ conceals them in a hidden place that they may not shine before others when they might wish to do so. Yet they are always ready to exchange the quiet of contemplation for the works of mercy as soon as they perceive in their heart the invitation of Christ." - Anthony of Padua

"As I hope For quiet days, fair issue, and long life, With such love as 'tis now, the murkiest den, The most opportune place, the strong'st suggestion Our worser genius can, shall never melt Mine honour into lust, to take away The edge of that day's celebration, When I shall think or Phoebus' steeds are founder'd Or Night kept chain'd below." - William Shakespeare

"Maybe a young woman will go see a show by a woman, or starring a woman about women's issues, and that will help her get to that quiet place inside of herself where she can then explore what it means to be a woman to her." - Laura Benanti

"Every calm and quiet place is the true temple of the wise man!" - Mehmet Murat Ildan

"The forest is a quiet place if only the best birds sing." - Kay Johnson

"Solitude is a place where all is quiet - except the beating of your heart." - Jeanne Marie Laskas

"My RV is the only place where I can find some peace and quiet." - Jim Kaat

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

"Auburn is a very small, quiet college town, a different kind of place geographically and culturally." - Tim Hudson

"A life without a lonely place, that is, without a quiet center, becomes destructive." - Henri Nouwen

"On the plane, I like to read fiction set in the location I'm going to. Fiction is in many ways more useful than a guidebook, because it gives you those little details, a sense of the way a place smells, an emotional sense of the place. So, I'll bring Graham Greene's The Quiet American if I'm going to Vietnam. It's good to feel romantic about a destination before you arrive." - Anthony Bourdain

"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

"Peace and quiet govern the world." - Laozi

"There is real comfort in being quiet." - Justina Chen

"Happiness is the quiet lull between problems." - Paul Reiser

"Be sure of your call to every business you go about. Though it is the least business, be sure of your call to it; then, whatever you meet with, you may quiet your heart with this: I know I am where God would have me. Nothing in the world will quiet the heart so much as this: when I meet with any cross, I know I am where God would have me, in my place and calling; I am about the work that God has set me." - Jeremiah Burroughs

"In the craziness of our world, it takes tremendous effort to find a quiet place. It takes time to quiet your mind and your heart before the Lord." - Francis Chan

"You will not find a soulmate in the quiet of your room. You must go to a noisy place and look in the quiet corners." - Robert Breault

"You will not find a soulmate in the quiet of your room. You must go to a noisy place and look in the quiet corners." - Robert Brault

"Everything was quiet, a strange sort of quiet that felt like an unfinished sentence." - Sarah Addison Allen

"A life without a lonely place, that is, a life without a quiet center, easily becomes destructive. When we cling to the results of our actions as our only way of self-identifiction, then we become possessive and defensive and tend to look at our fellow human beings more as enemies to be kept at a distance than as friends with whom we share the gifts of life." - Henri Nouwen

"Grandfathers do have a special place in the lives of their children's children. They can delight and play with them and even indulge them in ways that they did not indulge their own children. Grandfather knows that after the fun and games are over with his adorable grandchildren he can return to the quiet of his own home and peacefully reflect on this phenomenon of fatherhood." - Alvin Francis Poussaint

"I know people who are embarrassed to be American. They don't like showing their passports. It's becoming a scary place. It takes someone very brave not to be quiet, someone who doesn't mind death threats, their life being turned upside down, news cameras outside their door. There is no freedom of speech in America anymore. They are not living up to the constitution. There's so much fear in America and control." - Gillian Anderson

"I don't feel very good about myself. People always leave me. Nobody can stand me for very long. I wish I could cut my tongue out, or take out the part of my brain that has opinions. Or cares. I wish I could be simple. Be quiet, introverted, or shy. I'm half way in between a wallflower at a party and Elvis Presley. People love one or the other. In between is no place to be." - Jack White

"I pin my hopes to quiet processes and small circles in which vital and transforming events take place." - Rufus Jones

"I'm very introspective, and I mostly don't talk to people. I get into a real quiet, meditative place." - Roseanne Barr

"You want to be a writer, don't know how or when? Find a quiet place, use a humble pen." - Paul Simon

"I live out in the country now and it's quiet and it's a place where I can think a lot." - Krist Novoselic

"The grave's a fine and quiet place but none I think do finish their books from there." - Ursula Nordstrom

"Whenever problems seem to get the best of me, whenever I feel them closing in on me, I go to a quiet place that lies somewhere in my soul. I do not reason, analyze or think. Those will come later. I simply go. From this place of silence, I garner strength and inspiration to stand firm in the face of fire, to be calm in the midst of thunder. When I emerge, the world has not changed, but I have. And in changing, a whole new world is born." - John Harricharan

"It is a quiet and peaceful place - and a fitting place for the remains of this greatest of sea tragedies to rest." - Robert Ballard

"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

"Peace and quiet are preferred. Victory should not be praised." - Laozi

"The quiet conscience is an invention of the devil." - Albert Schweitzer

"A quiet mind is more important than a positive mind." - Deepak Chopra

"A late lark twitters from the quiet skies." - William Ernest Henley

"Here at the quiet limit of the world." - Alfred Lord Tennyson

"When you are crazy you learn to keep quiet." - Philip K Dick

"Be quiet in your mind, quiet in your senses, and also quiet in your body. Then, when all these are quiet, don't do anything. In that state truth will reveal itself to you." - Kabir

"To go beyond you need alert immobility, quiet attention." - Sri Nisargadatta Maharaj

"Money can't buy happiness, but it does quiet the nerves." - Joe Louis

"I'm quiet." - Terry Bradshaw

"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

"After the cheers have died down and the stadium is empty, after the headlines have been written and after you are back in the quiet of your room and the championship ring has been placed on the dresser and all the pomp and fanfare has faded, the enduring things that are left are: the dedication to excellence, the dedication to victory, and the dedication to doing with our lives the very best we can to make the world a better place in which to live." - Vince Lombardi

"It was a quiet way - He asked if I was his - I made no answer of the tongue But answer of the eyes - And then He bore me on Before this mortal noise With swiftness, as of Chariots and distance, as of Wheels. This World did drop away As acres from the feet of one that leaneth from Balloon Upon an Ether Street. The Gulf behind was not, The Continents were new - Eternity was due. No Seasons were to us - It was not Night nor Morn - But Sunrise stopped upon the place And Fastened in Dawn." - Emily Dickinson

"I don't like comparisons with football. Baseball is an entirely different game. You can watch a tight, well-played football game,but it isn't exciting if half the stadium is empty. The violence on the field must bounce off a lot of people. But you can go to a ball park on a quiet Tuesday afternoon with only a few thousand people in the place and thoroughly enjoy a one-sided game. Baseball has an aesthetic, intellectual appeal found in no other team sport." - Bowie Kuhn

"I think what's surprised me most about the club is to feel that wherever you go, even when you go on holiday to a quiet place, you always find Man Utd supporters. It's something that you do not expect in some countries, yet we have them all around the world. Manchester United is a special and unique club because of its history. No-one has won as many trophies as we have in the English league. That history is something that you cannot buy. I think this club has a lot of great history and I feel very proud to be part of it." - Juan Mata

"Express yourself completely, then keep quiet. Be like the forces of nature: when it blows, there is only wind; when it rains, there is only rain; when the clouds pass, the sun shines through. If you open yourself to the Tao, you are at one with the Tao and you can embody it completely. If you open yourself to insight, you are at one with insight and you can use it completely. If you open yourself to loss, you are at one with loss and you can accept it completely. Open yourself to the Tao, then trust your natural responses; and everything will fall into place." - Laozi

"Next to temperance, a quiet conscience, a cheerful mind and active habits, I place early rising as a means of health and happiness." - Anonymous

"Stay open and quiet, that is all. What you seek is so near you that there is no place for a way." - Sri Nisargadatta Maharaj

"Sun lighting a child's hair. A friend's embrace. Slow dancing in a safe and quiet place. The pleasures of an ordinary life." - Judith Viorst

"In the center of a hurricane there is absolute peace and quiet. There is no safer place than in the center of the will of God" - Corrie Ten Boom

"The best place to start an adventure is with a quiet, perfect life . . . and someone who realizes that it ca' possibly be enough." - Kevin J Anderson

"I also love a quiet place That's green, away from all mankind; A lonely pool, and let a tree Sigh with her bosom over me." - William Henry Davies

"No more words. In the name of this place we drink in with our breathing, stay quiet like a flower. So the nightbirds will start singing." - Rumi

"Museums are like the quiet car of the world. It's a place you can come to escape, where there's authenticity, there's uniqueness, there's calm, there's physicality." - Thomas P Campbell

"Poverty has a home in Africalike a quiet second skin.It may be the only place on earth where it is worn with unconscious dignity." - Bessie Head

"The Universe, as has been observed before, is an unsettlingly big place, a fact which for the sake of a quiet life most people tend to ignore." - Douglas Adams

"He was not oppressed by a crowd because in the midst of all the hullabaloo he always found a quiet place for his soul." - Isabel Allende

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

"I grew up in a place called Malahide, which is by the water and is beautifully quiet, leafy, and part serene." - James Vincent Mcmorrow

"In a quiet place, close your eyes, take a deep breath, and go inward. Place your attention on your heart, in the center of your chest. Sit quietly and easily let your attention remain there." - Deepak Chopra

"Now listen, we need to be quiet as mice. No, quieter than that. As quiet as...as..." "Dead mice?" Reynie suggested. "Perfect," said Kate with an approving nod. "As quiet as dead mice." - Trenton Lee Stewart

"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

"It is only in a very quiet mind that great things are born; and a quiet mind does not come about through effort, through control, through discipline." - Jiddu Krishnamurti

"To be aware of little, quiet things, you need to be quiet inside. A high degree of alertness is required. Be still. Look. Listen. Be present." - Eckhart Tolle

"Man's Place in Nature." - Thomas Huxley

"Rock, meet stubborn place." - Devon Monk

"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

"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



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