All men's miseries derive from not being able to sit in a quiet room alone. - Blaise Pascal. Here are 36 Inspirational Quiet Quotes.

Quiet Quotes

1. We all have our paths in life we are supposed to follow to find who we are supposed to be, but it's not always a straight path. There is something inside of us that guides us, and if you are quiet and listen to it, you'll be all right. - Kyan Douglas

2. Another world is not only possible, she is on her way. On a quiet day, I can hear her breathing. -  Arundhati Roy

3. You do not need to leave your room. Remain sitting at your table and listen. Do not even listen, simply wait, be quiet still, and solitary. The world will freely offer itself to you to be unmasked, it has no choice, it will roll in ecstasy at your feet. - Franz Kafka

4. From quiet homes and first beginning, out to the undiscovered ends, there's nothing worth the wear of winning, but laughter and the love of friends. - Hilaire Belloc

5. A person whose mind is quiet and satisfied in God is in the pathway to health. - Ellen G. White

6. I like to be quiet and play guitar and just chill. - Post Malone

7. Faith is salted and peppered through everything at Christmas. And I love at least one night by the Christmas tree to sing and feel the quiet holiness of that time that's set apart to celebrate love, friendship, and God's gift of the Christ child. - Amy Grant

8. When you quiet your mind, you can enter a world of clarity, peace, and understanding. - Alice Coltrane

9. A quiet mind cureth all. - Robert Burton

Quiet Quotes

10. 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. - Helen Keller

11. Censorship is saying: 'I'm the one who says the last sentence. Whatever you say, the conclusion is mine.' But the internet is like a tree that is growing. The people will always have the last word - even if someone has a very weak, quiet voice. Such power will collapse because of a whisper. - Ai Weiwei

12. 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. - Ann Landers

13. Try to keep your soul always in peace and quiet, always ready for whatever our Lord may wish to work in you. It is certainly a higher virtue of the soul, and a greater grace, to be able to enjoy the Lord in different times and different places than in only one. - Saint Ignatius

14. The number one rule of fishing is be quiet. Don't scare the fish! - Carole Radziwill

15. Sometimes I'm really funny, sometimes I'm quiet, sometimes I'm shy, but I'm constantly changing. - Elle King

16. I'm the one guy who says don't force the stupid people to be quiet. I want to know who the morons are. - Mark Cuban

17. When I get up early, I appreciate the quiet time to enjoy a coffee or water my plants. - Christina Tosi

18. The good and the wise lead quiet lives. - Euripides

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Quiet Quotes

19. Your days are short here; this is the last of your springs. And now in the serenity and quiet of this lovely place, touch the depths of truth, feel the hem of Heaven. You will go away with old, good friends. And don't forget when you leave why you came. - Adlai Stevenson II

20. Happiness is the harvest of a quiet eye. - Austin O'Malley

21. Somebody has to stand when other people are sitting. Somebody has to speak when other people are quiet. - Bryan Stevenson

22. There is a fellowship more quiet even than solitude, and which, rightly understood, is solitude made perfect. - Robert Louis Stevenson

23. I like fishing. Not actual fishing - I like the peace and quiet of being at sea. It's different. - Rafael Nadal

24. When I look at 'Fallen Angels,' I realize it is not a film that is truly about Hong Kong. It's more like my Hong Kong fantasy. I want Hong Kong to be quiet, with less people. - Wong Kar-wai

25. The best doctors in the world are Doctor Diet, Doctor Quiet, and Doctor Merryman. - Jonathan Swift

26. The monotony and solitude of a quiet life stimulates the creative mind. - Albert Einstein

27. Quiet minds cannot be perplexed or frightened but go on in fortune or misfortune at their own private pace, like a clock during a thunderstorm. - Robert Louis Stevenson

Quiet Quotes

28. In my circle of friends, I've always been loud and funny and talkative. But as soon as I step out of that circle, I get very quiet and introspective. I don't want the spotlight on me. - Rosie Perez

29. If you're quiet, you're not living. You've got to be noisy and colorful and lively. - Mel Brooks

30. Never, for the sake of peace and quiet, deny your own experience or convictions. - Dag Hammarskjold

31. I just want to live in peace and quiet. - Agnetha Faltskog

32. In life, if you stay quiet, you'll get left behind. So I had to learn to be more vocal and outgoing. - Jaylen Brown

33. 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

34. But generally speaking, I tend to be quiet and introspective. - Rowan Atkinson

35. My relationship to plants becomes closer and closer. They make me quiet; I like to be in their company. - Peter Zumthor

36. Musicians want to be the loud voice for so many quiet hearts. - Billy Joel

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Ian Warner has spent over 15 years building positive habits as a track athlete. He went on to become an All-American sprinter at Iowa State, and he represented Canada at the 2012 Olympics. Ian founded Habit Stacker and dedicated his life to helping people to develop winning habits.

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