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  • Why was there such a strange feeling, such a strange quietness about the place? Cited from The Hawk of Egypt, by Joan Conquest
  • The fresh air was doing her good; she only needed a little quietness. Cited from A Love Episode, by Emile Zola
  • It takes two more steps toward quietness of light to read the human face and figure. Cited from The Art Of The Moving Picture, by Vachel Lindsay
  • The camp-fire died out, and at length the quietness of late night set in. Cited from The U.P. Trail, by Zane Grey
  • David put the letter in his pocket, a strange quietness about his heart. Cited from The PG Works Of Gilbert Parker, Complete
  • Since our last meeting I have not known one hour of quietness. Cited from The Odd Women, by George Gissing
  • The house grew still with that holy quietness that holds all love safe. Cited from The Shield of Silence, by Harriet T. Comstock
  • Times change and people change; but let us keep our souls in quietness! Cited from Reminiscences of Coleridge and Southey, J. Cottle
  • He stood there, in the dark quietness, for what must have been a full minute. Cited from Phantom Wires, by Arthur Stringer
  • With a great effort of the will he ruled himself to quietness again. Cited from The PG Works Of Gilbert Parker, Complete
  • There had been no peace or quietness or security in her little life of eleven years. Cited from The Tree of Heaven, by May Sinclair
  • At last I went below, and the night passed away in quietness. Cited from Will Weatherhelm, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • He spoke with the curious quietness with which he always spoke of what he was quite sure. Cited from The Good Comrade, by Una L. Silberrad
  • Before many months were over, the place was ready for any number to be received in peace and quietness. Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 8, No. 50, December, 1861, by Various
  • And some go seeking over land and sea for their lost health, and quietness from pain. Cited from Cape Cod Folks, by Sarah P. McLean Greene
  • You are to be here in quietness for the next ten days, I learn. Cited from A Knight Of The Nineteenth Century, E. P. Roe
  • Notice the effect of quietness produced by this line and the eight which follow. Cited from Selections from Five English Poets, by Various
  • It will be no matter; but sure the French want nothing but peace and quietness. Cited from The Celtic Twilight, by W. B. Yeats
  • Through long years his surroundings were those which made for quietness of mind. Cited from My Life and Work, by Henry Ford
  • We shall find that their is nothing so dear to them as peace and quietness and ease. Cited from Life of Cicero, Vol. 1 by Anthony Trollope
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Words starting with quietness

Meaning of quietness

  • noun The property of making no sound