For me, a page of good prose is where one hears the rain and the noise of battle. It has the power to give grief or universality that lends it a youthful beauty.
It is loneliness that makes the loudest noise. This is as true of men as of dogs.
As advertising blather becomes the nation's normal idiom, language becomes printed noise.
Work hard in silence, let your success be your noise.
Sweet bird, that shun the noise of folly, most musical, most melancholy!
I think television has betrayed the meaning of democratic speech, adding visual chaos to the confusion of voices. What role does silence have in all this noise?
A baby is a loud noise at one end and no sense of responsibility at the other.
Life is ironic. It takes sadness to know what happiness is, noise to appreciate silence and absence to value presence.
God is gone up on high with a triumphant noise.
A loud noise at one end and no sense of responsibility at the other.
Change is not reform, any more than noise is music.
A pessimist is somebody who complains about the noise when opportunity knocks.
They that govern the most make the least noise.
I love deadlines. I love the whooshing noise they make as they go by.
There will be a meeting of the great powers who will disagree, and the next noise we hear will be the screeching of elevators going up and down from heaven to hell.
Don't let the noise of other people's opinions down out your own inner voice.
You can't be distracted by the noise of misinformation.
Of course you don't make any noise in space, because there's no air.
Be thankful. Cultivate an attitude of gratitude. Thankfulness is much more dependent on attitude than circumstance. When you feel the lack of what you don't have, thank God for what you do have! At any time, there is more going right in the life of a committed Christian than there is going wrong. It's just that the wrong makes a lot more noise than the right.
Don't let the noise of others opinions drown out your own inner voice.
We must not always judge of the generality of the opinion by the noise of the acclamation.
To refuse awards is another way of accepting them with more noise than is normal.
All this talk and turmoil and noise and movement and desire is outside of the veil; within the veil is silence and calm and rest.
People are like Music, some speak the truth and other are just noise