quiet and peaceable

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  • The life they led here was, at all events, quiet and peaceable. Cited from Willy Reilly, by William Carleton
  • The few who returned felt their helpless condition, and were quiet and peaceable. Cited from Beacon Lights of History, Volume II, by John Lord
  • I'll get him away quiet and peaceable -- if I can. Cited from The Heart of the Range, by William Patterson White
  • They were at one time a dangerous element, but are now quiet and peaceable. Cited from Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 4, Part 3
  • And the girl said that he was a nice, young man, quiet and peaceable. Cited from One Hundred Merrie And Delightsome Stories, by Various
  • Of a quiet and peaceable behavior, they were devoted mainly to money-making and their domestic affairs. Cited from German Classics of the 19th & 20th Centuries, Vol. X, Ed. by Francke
  • On the other hand, we sometimes find the fighting man in a profession which is considered to be quiet and peaceable. Cited from Analyzing Character, by Katherine M. H. Blackford and Arthur Newcomb
  • "No, poor one, no destroyer comes near us here; see how quiet and peaceable everything is here!" Cited from The Missing Bride, by Mrs. E. D. E. N. Southworth
  • They seem to have settled down with a sincere purpose to learn the white man's way and are quiet and peaceable. Cited from Arizona Sketches, by Joseph A. Munk
  • "That we may lead a quiet and peaceable life." Cited from A Practical Directory for Young Christian Females, by Harvey Newcomb
  • You have heard a great deal of the Tartars, and you have been told that they are a quiet and peaceable nation. Cited from Far Off, by Favell Lee Mortimer [AKA: Favell Bevan]
  • Two or three of the cows were walking down to the creek, as quiet and peaceable as you please. Cited from Robbery Under Arms, by Rolf Boldrewood
  • There they are generally quiet and peaceable, converse in low tones, and treat their children with kindness. Cited from Queen Charlotte Islands, by Newton H. Chittenden
  • All was quiet and peaceable, says a local paper, and nothing heard but the moanings of the friends of the culprits. Cited from History of England in Three Volumes, Vol. III, by E. Farr & E. H. Nolan
  • Come, now, jist jump in again and I'll rowl ye up there quiet and peaceable like. Cited from The Gates of Chance, Van Tassel Sutphen
  • Endeavor to get humble hearts, and then you will not be contentious, but quiet and peaceable. Cited from The Divine Right of Church Government, by Sundry Ministers
  • "Why can't you be quiet and peaceable?" he ses, shaking his 'ead at him. Cited from Odd Craft, Part 10: Dixon's Return, by W.W. Jacobs
  • Last night he was as healthy a boy as you'ld wish to see -- quiet and peaceable and good-tempered and strong-looking, for his age. Cited from Fairies and Folk of Ireland, by William Henry Frost
  • He came with a crowd of men on the 28th of December into Madison Parish, when all was quiet and peaceable. Cited from The Journal of Negro History, Volume 4, 1919, by Various
  • Some few of the worst characters had been transported or imprisoned, and the remainder, after being pardoned, were converted once more into quiet and peaceable citizens. Cited from The Naturalist on the River Amazons by Henry Bates
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