All men's miseries derive from not being able to sit in a quiet room alone.
When was the last time you spent a quiet moment just doing nothing — just sitting and looking at the sea, or watching the wind blowing the tree limbs, or waves rippling on a pond, a flickering candle or children playing in the park?
I have been a depressed kid. I wanted to lead a quiet life, never wanted to be an actor.
If we are strong, and have faith in life and its richness of surprises, and hold the rudder steadily in our hands. I am sure we will sail into quiet and pleasent waters for our old age.
There is a quiet about the life of a farmer, and the hope of a serene old age, that no other business or profession can promise.
It's important to have quiet time and isolation.
Like most people, I find watching the lazy and quiet underwater realm of a big aquarium exceptionally calming.
With an eye made quiet by the power of harmony, and the deep power of joy, we see into the life of things.
Happy, happy Christmas, that can win us back to the delusions of our childhood days, recall to the old man the pleasures of his youth, and transport the traveler back to his own fireside and quiet home!
Decay is quiet but ghastly, explosion is dramatic and dreadful. There's not much to choose between the two of them in reality, and most of our lives have sufficient of both.
Courtship consists in a number of quiet attentions, not so pointed as to alarm, nor so vague as not to be understood.
You know when you have a good relationship with someone when you are just perfectly happy to be quiet and just hang out and do nothing.
Quiet — quotes and aphorisms
The good and the wise lead quiet lives.
Everything that went on in my life... it was super important for me to have Camden first. And by that I mean my son and to have that relationship with my son to give me that quiet confidence that I needed as a mother and as a woman. Now with Brooklyn, I am just so at ease; I am so comfortable.
Femininity is not just lipstick, stylish hairdos, and trendy clothes. It is the divine adornment of humanity. It finds expression in your qualities of your capacity to love, your spirituality, delicacy, radiance, sensitivity, creativity, charm, graciousness, gentleness, dignity, and quiet strength.
The monotony and solitude of a quiet life stimulates the creative mind.
New Year's Day. A fresh start. A new chapter in life waiting to be written. New questions to be asked, embraced, and loved. Answers to be discovered and then lived in this transformative year of delight and self-discovery. Today carve out a quiet interlude for yourself in which to dream, pen in hand. Only dreams give birth to change.
Love is friendship that has caught fire. It is quiet understanding, mutual confidence, sharing and forgiving. It is loyalty through good and bad times. It settles for less than perfection and makes allowances for human weaknesses.
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.