quietude

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  • Info Quietude is a live album by Canadian guitarist Lenny Breau, released posthumously in 1985.
  • On that occasion they both seemed to do their best in the art of quietude. Cited from Forty Years in South China, by Rev. John Gerardus Fagg
  • It was indeed through her that he had at last found quietude. Cited from Three Cities: Paris, Vol. 4, by Emile Zola
  • They could not, however, all be brought to a perfect state of quietude. Cited from Three Years in the Sixth Corps, by George T. Stevens
  • I am very sure that this quietude is wrong conduct in you. Cited from The Woodlanders, by Thomas Hardy
  • No man spoke, for the sound of a human voice would have seemed a danger in this great white quietude. Cited from Now It Can Be Told, by Philip Gibbs
  • The method of producing this quietude is what we have now to consider. Cited from An Introduction to Yoga, by Annie Besant
  • Whatever noise may be in the air you know in your heart that quietude is its true characteristic. Cited from Highways & Byways in Sussex, by E.V. Lucas
  • There was a quietude over it that seemed the peace of death. Cited from Trail's End, by George W. Ogden
  • She looked back on the forced quietude of her manner, and was herself astonished. Cited from Lippincott's Magazine of Popular Literature & Science, Vol. 15, No. 87
  • Night, with a rising moon, and over all things a great quietude, a deep, deep silence. Cited from The Broad Highway, by Jeffery Farnol
  • I could excuse myself from dinner and thus secure an hour's quietude. Cited from Ernest Linwood, by Caroline Lee Hentz
  • They both looked round as I made a slight sound; in a moment the quietude was broken. Cited from Jethou, by E. R. Suffling
  • He stepped back, then came up quickly to the glass, all the dull quietude of manner leaving him. Cited from Cast Adrift, by T. S. Arthur
  • She sank into a state of quietude of body and of mind. Cited from The Annual Monitor for 1851, by the Society of Friends
  • I very seldom leave home, as I find perfect quietude suits my health best. Cited from More Letters of Charles Darwin Volume II
  • He was tired of living in town and sought the quietude of the hills. Cited from Tales From Bohemia, by Robert Neilson Stephens
  • To a man in my situation absolute quietude is next to impossible. Cited from Room in the Dragon Volant, by J. Sheridan LeFanu
  • Thus the ministry might last, and live in comparative quietude, for a few weeks longer. Cited from Three Cities: Paris, Vol. 2, by Emile Zola
  • Since her recovery she had fallen into a state of quietude. Cited from The Beach of Dreams, by H. De Vere Stacpoole
  • I wish quietude of mind were possible to me. Cited from Thomas Henry Huxley Vol. 3, by Leonard Huxley
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