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Letter "B" » be quiet
«Learn to be quiet enough to hear the genuine within yourself so that you can hear it in others.»
«Be plain in dress, and sober in your diet; / In short, my deary! kiss me, and be quiet.»
«A wild, wick slip she was - but, she had the bonniest eye and sweetest smile, and lightest foot in the parish: and, after all, I believe she meant no harm; for when once she made you cry in good earnest, it seldom happened that she would not keep you company, and oblige you to be quiet that you might comfort her.»
Author: Emily Bronte
, keep quiet
«Concerning Damascus. Hamath is confounded, and Arpad: for they have heard evil tidings: they are fainthearted; there is sorrow on the sea; it cannot be quiet.»
«How can it be quiet, seeing the LORD hath given it a charge against Ashkelon, and against the sea shore? there hath he appointed it.»
«And when the townclerk had appeased the people, he said, Ye men of Ephesus, what man is there that knoweth not how that the city of the Ephesians is a worshipper of the great goddess Diana, and of the image which fell down from Jupiter? / Seeing then that these things cannot be spoken against, ye ought to be quiet, and to do nothing rashly.»
, be quiet
, Great Goddess
«And indeed ye do it toward all the brethren which are in all Macedonia: but we beseech you, brethren, that ye increase more and more; / And that ye study to be quiet, and to do your own business, and to work with your own hands, as we commanded you; / That ye may walk honestly toward them that are without, and that ye may have lack of nothing.»
«If we will be quiet and ready enough, we shall find compensation in every disappointment.»
Author: Henry David Thoreau
, Get Ready
«Be ashamed of your hatred. Give up hatred and be quiet.»
«A wretched soul bruised with adversity,We bid be quiet when we hear it cry;But were we burdened with like weight of pain,As much, or more, we should ourselves complain.»
Author: William Shakespeare