The stronger person is not the one making the most noise but the one who can quietly direct the conversation toward defining and solving problems.— Aaron T. Beck
Delighting Quiet Person quotations
Holding onto anger is like drinking poison and expecting the other person to die.
Quiet people have the loudest minds.
It is in the quiet crucible of your personal, private sufferings that your noblest dreams are born and God's greatest gifts are given.
Silence is better than bullshit.
Meditation is not a way of making your mind quiet.
It is a way of entering into the quiet that is already there - buried under the 50,000 thoughts the average person thinks every day
My personal hobbies are reading, listening to music, and silence.
Scientists have discovered that the small, brave act of cooperating with another person, of choosing trust over cynicism, generosity over selfishness, makes the brain light up with quiet joy.
To love a person is to see all of their magic, and to remind them of it when they have forgotten.
It was his subconscious which told him this - that infuriating part of a person's brain which never responds to interrogation, merely gives little meaningful nudges and then sits humming quietly to itself, saying nothing.
I’m a quiet person. I spend time observing, not speaking.
Everybody should have his personal sounds to listen for - sounds that will make him exhilarated and alive or quiet and calm.
Intelligent people tend to have less friends than the average person. The smarter you are, the more selevtive you become.
I think that certain players are going to approach the game differently.
I am more of a quiet person. I like to have more of a focused energy and internal energy whereas some people need to be bouncing off the walls to be ready for the game.
Happy is the person who can keep a quiet heart, in the chaos and tumult of this modern world.
True heroism is minutes, hours, weeks, year upon year of the quiet, precise, judicious exercise of probity and care—with no one there to see or cheer. This is the world.
Life has a way of testing a person's will, either by having nothing happen at all or by having everything happen at once.
When you see anyone complaining of such and such a person's ill-nature and bad temper, know that the complainant is bad-tempered, forasmuch as he speaks ill of that bad-tempered person, because he alone is good-tempered who is quietly forbearing towards the bad-tempered and ill-natured.
The person who runs away exposes himself to that very danger more than a person who sits quietly.
Whoever you are, be that person with all your might.
Time goes by faster than we thought. It is a thief so quiet. You must let yourself be loved and you must love, parts of you that never loved must open and love. You must announce yourself in all particulars so you can have yourself.
Don't confuse my personality with my attitude... My personality is who I am, my attitude depends on who you are...
I'm a people person when I'm out, but I'm a homebody. I like my time and peace and quiet.
Most animals show themselves sparingly.
The grizzly bear is six to eight hundred pounds of smugness. It has no need to hide. If it were a person, it would laugh loudly in quiet restaurants, boastfully wear the wrong clothes for special occasions, and probably play hockey.
I like a very dark house, just black.
I sit there and just think. Once I'm still and quiet inside, I'll begin. It's very personal; it has to be. One song may be Bach, the next blues, a song from TV, or a nursery rhyme or jazz piece.
A strong person loves, forgives, walks away, lets go, tries again, perseveres... No matter what life throws at them.
There is only one I actually. That I is Consciousness. When you follow the personal I to the source, it turns into the universal I, which is Consciousness. Begin to catch yourself. begin to realize your divine nature. You do this by keeping quiet. The fastest way to realization is to keep quiet.
My father started growing very quiet as Alzheimer's started claiming more of him. The early stages of Alzheimer's are the hardest because that person is aware that they're losing awareness. And I think that that's why my father started growing more and more quiet.
My favourite country is Finland because once you get to a certain point, you can drive for hours without seeing a single person. I love peace and quiet - something I don't get very often.
Never assume that loud is strong and quiet is weak.
Creative expression, whether that means writing, dancing, bird-watching, or cooking, can give a person almost everything that he or she has been searching for: enlivenment, peace, meaning, and the incalculable wealth of time spent quietly in beauty.
I have seen slower people than I am and more deliberate.
.. and even quieter, and more listless, and lazier people than I am. But they were dead.
The next time you see a person with a composed face and a soft voice, remember that inside her mind she might be solving an equation, composing a sonnet, designing a hat. She might, that is, be deploying the power of quiet.
A person who feels appreciated will always do more than is expected.
I am not a person to say the words out loud I think them strongly, or let them hunger from the page: know it from there, from my silence, from somewhere other than my tongue the quiet love the silent rage.
People think because I can make them laugh on the stage, I'll be able to make them laugh in person. That isn't the case at all. I am essentially a rather quiet, dull person who just happens to be a performer.
Stillness is your essential nature. What is stillness? The inner space or awareness in which the words on this page are bieng perceived and become thoughts. Without that awareness, there would be no perception, no thoughts, no world. You are that awareness, disguised as a person.
A quiet mind is able to hear intuition over fear.
I can mourn internally, just be quiet about it.
I have my moments but I'm not a real, expressive person, especially when it comes to like sadness.
I personally like the idea of shellfish aquaculture.
These are animals that stay quiet, they stay where you put them, and they clean up the water.
I think a lot of great male comic actors are introspective, quiet personalities, which I really admire. But they are really able to turn it up when the camera's on.
Aging is an extraordinary process where you become the person you always should have been.
A quiet personality sure isn't what you need to attract attention.
Kurt and I weren't the closest of friends, but I knew him well enough to be devastated by his death. For such a quiet person, he was so excited about having a child.
However young, the seeker who sets out upon the way Shines bright over the world. But day and night the person who is awake Shines in the radiance of the spirit. Meditate. Live purely. Be quiet. Do your work, with mastery. Like the moon, come out from behind the clouds! Shine!
Faith is a private matter, usually held deep within a person, quiet, impossible to recognise or understand, if you have no faith yourself
Patience is timing, just being humble and being the most quiet person in the room.