quiet and unassuming

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  • He was so quiet and unassuming that we all liked him much. Cited from Peter Trawl, by W. H. G. Kingston
  • His manner, however, was quiet and unassuming, and he appeared like an honest man. Cited from Caesar's Column, by Ignatius Donnelly
  • Quiet and unassuming, she won the gratitude of many, and made no one her enemy. Cited from Quo Vadis, The Time of Nero, by Henryk Sienkiewicz
  • There was always some new phase in the character of this quiet and unassuming German. Cited from The Goose Girl, by Harold MacGrath
  • How quiet and unassuming and simple he had been about it all -- he whose stepping-out had been felt around the world! Cited from The Glory Of The Conquered, by Susan Glaspell
  • Holt had been considered a "quiet and unassuming man who loved his work".
  • He has a thin, pale, thought-worn countenance, and his manner is quiet and unassuming. Cited from A Visit To The United States In 1841, by Joseph Sturge
  • The sphere of quiet and unassuming Christian life is open to all. Cited from Life and Conduct, by J. Cameron Lees
  • He was very quiet and unassuming in manner.
  • And seeing that you've always been so quiet and unassuming a fellow, I hardly know how to apply that to you, either. Cited from Boys of Columbia High on the Gridiron,G. B. Forbes
  • Her whole manner was very quiet and unassuming, as she explained and showed whatever Mr. Stebbing wished. Cited from Beechcroft at Rockstone, by C. Yonge
  • Although adventurous by nature, he was also quiet and unassuming.
  • If he was quiet and unassuming; if he loved his country to a fault, that fault was his own, not his country's. Cited from The Adventures of My Cousin Smooth, by Timothy Templeton
  • Percy, though quiet and unassuming in his manners, possessed more courage and resolution than he was aware of. Cited from Hendricks the Hunter, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • From a boy he was a general favorite, quiet and unassuming, yet withal, firm and decided in his opinions. Cited from Camp of Big Bear, by Gowanlock & Delaney
  • Quiet and unassuming, small of stature and with a kind word for every one, he was a universal favorite among the better class of citizens. Cited from Rustler Round-Up (Bar-20), C.E. Mulford
  • Silberstein was a quiet and unassuming man and a liberal contributor toward any worthy cause that was brought to his notice.
  • Though quiet and unassuming in his manner, his arguments are powerful and generally make a large protuberance wherever they alight. Cited from Remarks, by Bill Nye
  • Naturally many inquiries were made respecting the young lieutenant, all of which were answered in a quiet and unassuming way. Cited from Lady Rosamond's Secret, by Rebecca Agatha Armour
  • David Nesbit, like his sister, was tall, dark and handsome; but unlike her, he was quiet and unassuming. Cited from Grace Harlowe's Plebe Year at High School, by Jessie Graham Flower
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