Bigotry dwarfs the soul by shutting out the truth.
— Edwin Hubbell Chapin

For these cultures, getting rid of the pain without addressing the deeper cause would be like shutting off a fire alarm while the fire's still going.
David Foster Wallace shutting quote

The biggest challenge after success is shutting up about it.
— Criss Jami

The owners don't win by having a lockout. Shutting down your business is not good for anybody and it's certainly not good for the players, it's certainly not good for the fans. And that's most important to us.
— Roger Goodell

All my day is spent dealing with other people. When I come home I like it to be empty. The presence of others in my house kind of annoys me. I love coming home and shutting the doors. I feel brain dead. I'm relatively available, but not to live with.
— Graham Norton