Best 823 of Quiet quotes - MyQuotes

By Anonym 13 Sep

Gene Wilder

I met Richard Pryor for the first time in Calgary, in Canada. A very quiet, modest meeting.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Laurie Helgoe

When a quiet introvert talks, heads turn, and that's power.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Jan L. Richardson

God of wilderness, God of wildness, lead me to the quiet places of my soul. In stillness, in openness, may I find my strength.

By Anonym 17 Sep

Neal Stephenson

Men who believe that they are accomplishing something by speaking speak in a different way from men who believe that speaking is a waste of time. Bobby Shaftoe learned most of his practical knowledge – how to fix a car, butcher a deer, throw a spiral, talk to a lady, kill a Nip – from the latter type of man. For them, trying to do anything by talking is like trying to pound in a nail with a screwdriver. Sometimes you can see the desperation spread over such a man’s face as he listens to himself speak.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Ogwo David Emenike

Good and quiet do not connote weakness.

By Anonym 13 Sep

William Ernest Henley

And lo, the Hospital, gray, quiet, old, Where life and death like friendly chafferers meet.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Bruno Dumont

The more elaborate your narrative, the more the spectator shuts up and listens obediently. And if the filmmaker keeps quiet, the spectator will himself project his own assumptions and sentiments onto the screen.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Gayle Forman

She's still beautiful. Not in an obvious Vanessa LeGrande or Byrn Shraeder kind of way. In a quiet way that's always been devastating to me.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Cato The Younger

The primary virtue is: hold your tongue; who knows how to keep quiet is close to God.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Shauna Singh Baldwin

The kind of violence one should fear is always quiet and comes all wrapped up in words like Love until you live with it daily and you value only that which is valuable to the violator.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Mark Feuerstein

I'm always wondering: Have all these time-saving devices actually saved us any time, or have they just created a million fetishes and obsessions that keep us from the quiet half hour we should be taking to sit and do nothing every day?

By Anonym 14 Sep

Robert Louis Stevenson

The correction of silence is what kills; when you know you have transgressed, and your friend says nothing, and avoids your eye.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Patti Smith

Writing is not some quiet, closet act.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Colin Hanks

I'm the quiet bass player.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Oprah Winfrey

There is no greater source of strength and power for me in my life than going still, being quiet and recognizing what real power is.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Erich Maria Remarque

All Quiet on the Western Front.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Traudl Junge

Hitler spoke in a quiet, soft voice.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Thomas Fuller

Vows made in storms are forgotten in calm.

By Anonym 20 Sep

Sunday Adelaja

When we become quiet at the collapsed value system in our nation, iniquity and injustice would eventually overrun that nation if action is not taken promptly.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Terrell Owens

I've always been pretty much a quiet person. When I was little, I got picked on a lot. After I went through all that, I pretty much kept to myself.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Ashley Greene

When I met [Robert Pattinson], he literally didn't make any impression on me. He's quiet, and he's not very outgoing.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Martin Buber

If we had the power over the ends of the earth, it would not give us that fulfillment of existence which a quiet devoted relationship to nearby life can give us.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Faith Evans

I can mourn internally, just be quiet about it. I have my moments but I'm not a real, expressive person, especially when it comes to like sadness.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Dirk Benedict

I am very willing to share whatever I know or feel I know about finding some serenity in this lifetime.

By Anonym 18 Sep

Michael Finkel

Soon he essentially stopped talking. "I am retreating into silence as a defensive mode," he mentioned. Eventually, he was down to uttering just five words, and only to guards: yes; no; please; thank you. "I am surprised," he wrote, "by the amount of respect this garners me. That silence intimidates puzzles me. Silence is to me normal, comfortable." Later he added, "I will admit to feeling a little contempt for those who can't keep quiet.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Nikki Sixx

The more I go onstage, the more quiet I am before, because I intend to go onstage and slaughter.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Sam Ewing

The sight of home looks best after you've traveled hundreds of miles to get away from it.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Dorothea Lange

This benefit of seeing...can come only if you pause a while, extricate yourself from the maddening mob of quick impressions ceaselessly battering our lives, and look thoughtfully at a quiet image...the viewer must be willing to pause, to look again, to meditate.

By Anonym 19 Sep

Sanober Khan

there have been mornings so quiet and tender like a poem, on Thursday's lips that I wondered if I'd been kissed at all...

By Anonym 14 Sep

Willa Cather

Money is a protection, a cloak; it can buy one quiet, and some sort of dignity.

By Anonym 17 Sep

Sanober Khan

my love for you will always be like a mountain stream. quiet. persistent. continuous.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Ishmael Beah

I am always quiet so that I know what to say when I must speak.

By Anonym 19 Sep

Alis Cerrahyan

We must pay attention to that quiet and persistent inner voice of ours. If it's urging us to change something; we must obey, so we won't have to repeat a previous mistake.

By Anonym 13 Sep

William Lilly

After that his Majesty was beheaded, the Parliament for some years effected nothing either for the publick peace or tranquillity of the nation, or settling religion as they had formerly promised.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Thomas Merton

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

By Anonym 14 Sep

Joe Louis

Money can't buy happiness, but it does quiet the nerves.

By Anonym 18 Sep

Criss Jami

Silence might be a shout for the truth. It might be the speech that someday, in its truest, most uncontaminated, unadulterated state, all will be revealed.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Walter Savage Landor

What is reading but silent conversation?

By Anonym 15 Sep

F. Murray Abraham

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

By Anonym 14 Sep

Jim Kaat

My RV is the only place where I can find some peace and quiet.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Mario Balotelli

I don't like golf. It's not for me, it's too quiet.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Kingman Brewster

It won't make for a quiet life but it will make for an interesting paper vastly more significant because it is doing something only a daily paper can do.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Susan Elizabeth Phillips

Be quiet, or I swear to God I'll take you right here

By Anonym 14 Sep

Rabindranath Tagore

Now it is time to sit quiet, face to face with thee, and to sing dedication of life in this silent and overflowing leisure.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Thomas B. Macaulay

The chief-justice was rich, quiet, and infamous.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Toni Collette

Sometimes it was so quiet, its frightening. It really prioritizes things.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Hannah Arendt

Death not merely ends life, it also bestows upon it a silent completeness, snatched from the hazardous flux to which all things human are subject.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Edith Pearlman

It's very important for a writer to be unnoticed, as quiet and unnoticed as possible.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Seb Reilly

It was a gentle hum of quiet that he enjoyed as if it was the first time.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Behdad Sami

True strength is shown by the person who remains humble, quiet, & positive throughout all adversity and maintains their path towards success.