quiet man

471 examples (0.02 sec)
  • She's too much for a quiet man at my time of life. Cited from Greenmantle, by John Buchan
  • Father was a very quiet man, engaged all day in his study. Cited from Punch, Vol. 101, October 3rd, 1891, ed. by Sir Francis Burnand
  • The quiet man had changed so completely he seemed another person. Cited from Watch Yourself Go By, by Al. G. Field
  • She revealed he was a quiet man who kept to himself.
  • Now that's too much to ask of a quiet man. Cited from Ordeal Richard Feverel by G. Meredith, v5
  • He dropped his eyes, and was silent, and then he slowly turned to the quiet man. Cited from The Wonder Island Boys: Treasures of the Island,by Roger Thompson Finlay
  • Usually, at meal time, this quiet man hardly spoke two words an hour. Cited from Dutch Fairy Tales for Young Folks,by W. E. Griffis
  • We are not quite ready for the quiet man. Cited from McGuffey's Eclectic Spelling Book, by W. H. McGuffey
  • A grave, quiet man, with kind eyes, but already far on in the winter of life. Cited from Six Women, by Victoria Cross
  • He was a quiet man at all times. Cited from None Other Gods, by Robert Hugh Benson
  • I hope and believe I am a quiet man. Cited from Reprinted Pieces, by Charles Dickens
  • The quiet man opposite put his paper down. Cited from Punch, Vol. 153, Sept. 12, 1917, ed. by Sir Owen Seaman
  • Naturally a quiet man, he had had little to say. Cited from Injun and Whitey to the Rescue, by William S. Hart
  • He was a quiet man and a good soldier. Cited from Account of the English Colony in New South Wales, Vol. 1, David Collins
  • Bill was a terrible quiet man, but a better-natured man never lived. Cited from The Second Chance, by Nellie L. McClung
  • He remained as quiet as that too quiet man beside him, until Steve himself opened his lips. Cited from Then I'll Come Back to You, by Larry Evans
  • DRISCOLL And so he is a quiet man when he's left alone. Cited from Duty, and other Irish Comedies, by Seumas O'Brien
  • He was a tall, quiet man, with white hair. Cited from The Ape, the Idiot & Other People, by W. C. Morrow
  • A quiet man who loves nature, he has his gentle side.
  • And he laughed again, in a way that frightened the quiet man beside him. Cited from The Heart of Rome, by F. Crawford
  • Next »