104+ Best Quiet People Quotes: Exclusive Selection

Quiet is making very little noise. Profoundly inspirational quiet people quotes will make you look at life differently and help you live a meaningful life.

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Famous Quiet People Quotes

George Harrison was known as the quiet Beatle. Quiet people are often quiet because they are deep thinkers. — Ray Comfort

Some people think of feminine as just being pretty and quiet and sweet, but I also think being feminine is being angry and also being sexy and aggressive and passionate. — Charli XCX

People aren’t quiet about their experiences with ghosts anymore. — Zak Bagans

When my mum passed away, I was very young, and I became very introverted and very quiet. I became very anxious about what people thought about me. — Fran Kirby

I was quite quiet as a kid. I sat around watching people. — Rebecca Hall

When I was writing ‘Bad Behavior,’ I was very, very quiet. I would just sit there and listen to people. And if I was out in public, I was usually quiet, and people tended to assume I was stupid because I was a young, pretty girl who’s quiet. — Mary Gaitskill

You’re not lonely when you’re teaching, you’re not quiet, you’re laughing most of the time, you’re having a wonderful time interacting with young people. It’s the best fun in the world. — Mem Fox

I’m a pretty quiet guy, but if people want to think of me as a lady killer, I guess that’s good. — James Woods

If I sit quietly in a corner waiting for the camera to roll, it doesn’t mean that I am aloof and cut off from people. It could be that I am thinking about the shot or going over my lines. — Sridevi

I don’t think there’s much tolerance for people who are a little different or withdrawn or quiet. They always seem to be the ones who stick out the most, the ones who want to just shy away and withdraw. — Taika Waititi

Because I’m shy and a bit quiet, I think people assume I’m an elegant person. — Jack Jones

I like to be quiet, and let people find me rather than having to shout at them. — Larry David

Wealthy people in Australia tend to give, and give very quietly. — Andrew Forrest

Stage-persona notwithstanding, I’m extremely shy and quiet. Almost painfully shy. People misinterpret that as being above it all or not interested. — J. Michael Straczynski

That’s still the greatest high, that feeling of being in control of 2,000 people. It’s me and them, and I like the odds. It’s not even so much the funny. It’s getting them quiet. In the quiet moments in ‘700 Sundays,’ I just really love that they’re getting moved. — Billy Crystal

Directors tend to be more underrated than overrated because it’s a quiet job and people don’t really understand it. — Todd Phillips

Here’s a thing that’s going to drive me absolutely crazy: the trucks! They can put people on the moon, but they can’t make a quiet truck! — Ad-Rock

I keep to myself a little bit more, I have that more quiet sexiness, quiet confidence going and I think that does intrigue people. — Michelle McCool

People are never quiet. It’s go, go, go. I’m a go-getter, but you need rest and silence, just to sit around and think about things. — Dana Hill

It’s always important, when we experience injustice in this nation, that people in power understand that we will not take that injustice quietly. — Shaun King

The main thing was finding this… voice that I had interest in, which I’ll call the quiet-yet-stoic voice: the very quiet yet very strong voice that I developed, that people would want to hear and that was worth paying attention to. — Gillian Welch

If you’re good at what you do, it’s going to quiet the people that think you’re not good because of how you look or what sex you are. — Jessica Mendoza

The boys, they are laughing: ‘Oh, you are boxing. Very funny.’ But I always challenge when people are laughing – ‘I’ll show you one day.’ After getting five times world champion, they are all quiet. And they respect me. — Mary Kom

Readers want to see, hear, feel, smell the action of your story, even if that action is just two people having a quiet conversation. — Nancy Kress

My thesis is that government is not, in fact, broken. It’s just listening to the wrong people, and it’s listening to all of this quiet influence. So it’s a very robust operation that operates kind of under the surface. — Sheldon Whitehouse

I’m quiet, so people might think I’m a mute. — Madlib

I’m the one guy who says don’t force the stupid people to be quiet. I want to know who the morons are. — Mark Cuban

It is a really bizarre feeling to perform for, like, five people. You get so much energy from an audience, and when it’s just five quiet people at a table, that’s not the same. — Aidy Bryant

There are a lot of people who are doing wonderful things, quietly, with no motive of greed, or hostility toward other people, or delusions of superiority. — Charles Kuralt

People always have game plans to take care of Ronaldo, but very few people succeed in keeping him quiet for 90 minutes. — Graeme Souness

I aimlessly travel, meaning I have no agenda other than to get small in the world, be quiet and observe people. — Walton Goggins

Heroes are people who rise to the occasion and slip quietly away. — Tom Brokaw

Throughout my high school years, I was very quiet, I didn’t have many friends. I distanced myself from a lot of people. — Alessia Cara

I was taught by my parents that people who are loud don’t have anything to say. I’ve found if you’re suggesting quite big changes, a quiet style may be reassuring. — Bill Drayton

Few people know much about me. I’ve been so quiet that I’m known as a recluse. — Urmila Matondkar

The Galilee is a quiet place because people have to deliver on time; they don’t have time to quarrel. — Stef Wertheimer

I kept my age quiet for a good few years. I didn’t see it as a positive. I worked remotely, so I just didn’t tell people. — Pete Cashmore

I’m sure people see me as quiet and someone who keeps things to himself a little bit. I might be quiet, but there’s a lot of fire inside me, and hopefully people see that sometimes. — Luke Donald

I’m very introspective, and I mostly don’t talk to people. I get into a real quiet, meditative place. — Roseanne Barr

One girl was helped from my appearance on the show, and I swore I would not keep quiet again. When you talk about things that are embarrassing or devastating, obviously you can help people when you do. — Hunter Tylo

Whether people jump up and down when they see us or are completely quiet, it just feels really good that they’re connecting. — Ted Dwane

Good actors, actually, in real life, are shy and very quiet people a lot of the time. — John Waters

I’ve come to the realization that you can entertain people both through making them laugh and making them feel. You can be quiet, and they can feel, and you will have scored as well. — Jay Chandrasekhar

But we want peace, I would move all my people down this way. I could then keep them all quietly near camp. — Black Kettle

Outside museums, in noisy public squares, people look at people. Inside museums, we leave that realm and enter what might be called the group-mind, getting quiet to look at art. — Jerry Saltz

I wish that people had an opportunity to watch me 24/7, like on ‘Big Brother.’ You’d see a person who is quiet and reserved and very analytical – a huge observer. — Ndamukong Suh

I think wrestling is the one that presents theater for people who want to see some theater but don’t necessarily have to dress up or be quiet while they’re watching. — John Darnielle

People say it’s a quiet flow, that it sounds like I’m in a library. That could have come from when I was living in my old place, a nice loft. I was the youngest person in the building, and I would be working alone on my music. I would get emails two or three times a month about ‘loud’ music, so I became quieter and quieter about making beats. — Valee

When I’m in a bikini or at a photo shoot, I’m real confident. But, if I’m in a group of people I don’t know, I’m really quiet. — Georgia Salpa

Because I’m shy and a bit quiet, I think people assume I’m an elegant person. — Irwin Thomas

I do go through a mini depression because one minute there are people yelling and screaming for me on stage and the next I’m at home and it’s dead quiet. So it takes a while to come down. — Carrot Top

If you sit quiet long enough, you find out what people really think. — Carol Bartz

A lot of Finnish people are laid-back and quiet and that’s how I am. I’ve never seen any reason to change myself. — Teemu Pukki

It’s funny how people fantasise about your life sometimes. But it’s so much quieter than they think. — Isabelle Adjani

I’ve always had to force myself to make friends and speak to people. My parents were quiet, and it took me a while to get used to the fact that people talk about their feelings, their problems. — Helen Hunt

It is a magical feeling to perform for 50,000 people. You decide when they cheer and when they are quiet. It’s like you have them under your control. — The Great Khali

My life in the town I grew up in was much quieter than ‘The End of Vandalism.’ Part of the reason I think I wrote it was because it was too damn quiet when I was young, and I wanted people to come out and talk. And they do. There’s so much dialogue in ‘The End of Vandalism.’ — Tom Drury

I use the term ‘spine’ for people when I think that they may seem on the surface sort of reticent, shy, self-deprecating, shying away from the spotlight. Quiet. — Ruth Negga

People don’t necessarily realise that there can be just as much work on a quiet jacket as an overblown gown. — Giles Deacon

I am pretty quiet, and people say I’m shy. — Kelvin Fletcher

I am a Christian guy. And I am kind of quiet about it because I want people to take me seriously before I throw something that serious in their face. — Samuel Larsen

I am interested in the gap between what people say and what they think – the undiscovered world of people’s lives. Lives of quiet desperation. — Richard Eyre

The players never think they project enough. In a hall that seats 3,300 people, it’s a very scary thing to play so quietly that you can barely hear yourself. — Esa-Pekka Salonen

It’s nice to know that people are so interested in my life. But I have never shared anything with the media. I like to keep quiet. — Krystle D’Souza

When people are sat quietly for 20-25 minutes per frame, they should be allowed to let their hair down at the end of it. — Judd Trump

When you’re undocumented, you’re supposed to keep your head down and be quiet and pay taxes, social security – even though people don’t know that we do those things – and not say anything. — Jose Antonio Vargas

In cities no one is quiet but many are lonely; in the country, people are quiet but few are lonely. — Geoffrey Fisher

An architect must remember that the people working or living in his building need space – to dream, to be quiet, to find beauty somewhere. — Christian de Portzamparc

A consensus politician is someone who does something that he doesn’t believe is right because it keeps people quiet when he does it. — John Major

My parents are people who like to stay to themselves. They’re quiet. They raised me not to be boastful about anything we do. — Anthony Rendon

Like most people, I find watching the lazy and quiet underwater realm of a big aquarium exceptionally calming. — Michael Dirda

I keep a very low profile in Switzerland. There are only about 2,000 people in the village I live in, so it’s a quiet town. — Adam Derek Scott

Making people laugh was the only thing I ever truly excelled at. But at home, I was so quiet with my family, which taught me to be really observant. — Ali Wong

Religion is excellent stuff for keeping common people quiet. — Napoleon Bonaparte

Milwaukee is really quiet. The people here are really respectful. They can see me in the street, walking on the road. I can go to anyplace in Milwaukee without people being all over me. I appreciate that. — Giannis Antetokounmpo

It makes no sense to pack an auditorium with 5,000 people and then tell them to keep quiet. — Tony Snow

How do you design it so that people can form a space of their own, and feel quiet and contemplative? — Michael Arad

Some people take me as being a rowdy, honky-tonk hero type. Some people see me as a quiet person. I guess I can be either one, you know, at any moment. — Dickey Betts

I never regret or sit back and think that I shouldn’t have said something. There are a lot of people who tell me that you shouldn’t say this or that or should keep quiet, and I really think that I can either be true to my conscience or can live a fake life by staying quiet. — Taapsee Pannu

Hobbits are an unobtrusive but very ancient people, more numerous formerly than they are today; for they love peace and quiet and good tilled earth: a well-ordered and well-farmed countryside was their favourite haunt. — J. R. R. Tolkien

A lot of people told me I should be quiet about being bisexual and not say anything, but for me this is a part of my identity. — Katie Hill

Find out just what any people will quietly submit to and you have the exact measure of the injustice and wrong which will be imposed on them. — Frederick Douglass

Somebody has to stand when other people are sitting. Somebody has to speak when other people are quiet. — Bryan Stevenson

I think that God kind of put me in the place in my life to not be quiet about it, not be quiet about Him, but to reach people and to inspire people. — Hailey Baldwin

There are millions of people living Thoreau’s life of quiet desperation, and they do not have the language to escape from that desperation. — David Whyte

A lot of people think I don’t like them just because I’m pretty quiet. But there are certain things people don’t necessarily need to know. There’s got to be some things for me. — Carrie Underwood

Texas is OK if you want to settle down and do your own thing quietly, but it’s not for outrageous people, and I was always outrageous. — Janis Joplin

My father always told my sisters and me that once you succeed, people will automatically be quiet. And he was right. — Geeta Phogat

If I started talking trash right now, people would just tell me to shut up, ‘That’s not you, Stephen – be quiet!’ — Stephen Thompson

Many people in the intellectual elite are very scared of shouting. They insist on very quiet murmurs. — Alain de Botton

I have a quiet and an artistic side that many people don’t know of. — Kiana Tom

The act of bell ringing is symbolic of all proselytizing religions. It implies the pointless interference with the quiet of other people. — Ezra Pound

I was a shy, quiet kid. I was happiest playing by myself with my toys, rather than hanging around people. — Christian Slater

I love it when people criticise me. There is no better feeling than when you make them quiet. — Marko Arnautovic

But being quiet and meditating on sound is something completely different and will be discovered very soon by a lot of people who feel that the visual world doesn’t reach their soul anymore. — Karlheinz Stockhausen

It required a strong heart to stand up against such talk, but I urged my people to be quiet and not to begin a war. — Chief Joseph

I just want to be quiet wherever I go, not seeing people, not facing more pressure, because every time now I go home, I will have so many people waiting for me. — Simona Halep

I think Sweden is known for people being a bit more quiet than other cultures, and I guess it’s a mixture: shyness and leaving room for other people to talk. Of course, when people get drunk, all of that disappears. — Jose Gonzalez

I’m quietly becoming New York’s premiere actor. People don’t understand. They have me pigeon-holed as a comedian. — Colin Quinn

If you go into an underground train in London – probably anywhere, but chiefly in London – there’s that sense of almost entering a ghostly dimension. People are very still and quiet; they don’t exchange many pleasantries. — Seamus Heaney

‘Cunnamulla’ is a beautifully bleak portrait of a lonely town in which people are leading lives of sort of quiet desperation. — Louis Theroux

If you’re pretty, you want to be ugly. If you’re loud, you want to play quiet. You always want to challenge people’s expectations. — Billy Eichner

I think it’s hard for quieter, more introverted people to get into acting. — Jay Duplass

In Kansas, people are reserved, quiet, taciturn. — Everett McGill

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