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John C. Danforth Quotes and Sayings

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The loudest voices we hear are those who advocate conflict,
divisiveness.
- John C. Danforth

I was to Japanese visitors to Washington what the Mona
Lisa is to Americans visiting Paris.
- John C. Danforth

Japan is a great nation.
It should begin to act like one.
- John C. Danforth

My quiet voice speaks the loudest.
- Richard Carlson

 

The wheel that squeaks the loudest is the one that gets the grease.
- Josh Billings

Those that are the loudest in their threats are the
weakest in their actions.
- Charles Caleb Colton

Democracy for us tends to be has to do with who shouts the loudest!
- Peter Hook

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The things which are most important don't always scream the loudest.
- Bob Hawke

It is a general popular error to suppose the loudest
complainers for the public to be the most anxious for its welfare.
- Edmund Burke

Once someone asked me three words that best describe me and I said 'Loud,
Louder, and Loudest.
- Anastacia

The pride of dying rich raises the loudest laugh in hell.
- John W. Foster

It is the people who scream the loudest about America
and Freedom who see to be the most intolerant for a differing point of view.
- Rosanne Cash

Ever notice that the whisper of temptation can be heard
farther than the loudest call to duty.
- Earl Wilson

We lie loudest when we lie to ourselves.
- Eric Hoffer

The most successful politician is he who says what
the people are thinking most often in the loudest voice.
- Theodore Roosevelt

Too often, they play to whatever group is the loudest down at City Hall,
and they buy them off, essentially.
- Steve Chabot

It's a pretty sure thing that the player's bat is what
speaks loudest when it's contract time,
but there are moments when the glove has the last word.
- Brooks Robinson

You have to look also to the media, where you have
a vast majority of the loudest and most influential
political voices in America media from people who came
from the entertainment world.
- Ben Affleck

Courage doesn't always roar.
Sometimes courage is the quiet voice
at the end of the day, saying,
"I will try again tomorrow."
- Mary Anne Radmacher PHOTO

Pay attention to rainbows, and snowflakes,
butterflies and the songs of birds,
the crash of storm-driven waves
and the mirror-surface of a quiet pond.
Let the depths of nature become a part of your innermost being.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie PHOTO

Most men lead lives of quiet desperation
and go to the grave with the song still in them.
- Henry David Thoreau PHOTO

Never "for the sake of peace and quiet"
deny your own experience or convictions.
- Dag Hammarskjold

If we will be quiet and ready enough,
we shall find compensation in every disappointment.
- Henry David Thoreau

Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet.
Only through experiences of trial and suffering
can the soul be strengthened,
vision cleared, ambition inspired and success achieved.
- Helen Keller

The best remedy for those who are afraid, lonely or unhappy
is to go outside, somewhere where they can be quiet,
alone with the heavens, nature and God.
Because only then does one feel that all is as it should be.
- Anne Frank

Take some time in a quiet place to contemplate
the balance between being of service -
both to this generation and to generations yet unborn -
and renewing your vitality with play and celebration.
Without play, one becomes old and dry.
Without service, life becomes meaningless.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I give you this one thought to keep -
I am with you still - I do not sleep.
I am a thousand winds that blow,
I am the diamond glints on snow,
I am the sunlight on ripened grain,
I am the gentle autumn rain.
When you awaken in the morning's hush,
I am the sweet uplifting rush,
of quiet birds in circled flight.
I am the soft starts that shine at night.
Do not think of me as gone -
I am with you still in each new dawn.
- Traditional Native American Prayer

You are perfect. You are complete.
Your inner voice always knows what to do,
but it is a quiet voice.
You can only hear the whisperings of your inner voice -
your inner compass - when you turn down the volume
of your fears, your regrets, your resentments,
and the fear-based advice
your neighbors are so willing to give you.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Parents are not interested in justice,
they're interested in peace and quiet.
- Bill Cosby

The mass of men lead lives of quiet desperation.
- Henry David Thoreau

Film spectators are quiet vampires.
- Jim Morrison

Every time I have some moment on a seashore,
or in the mountains, or sometimes in a quiet forest,
I think this is why the environment has to be preserved.
- Bill Bradley

The monotony and solitude of a quiet life
stimulates the creative mind.
- Albert Einstein

I was a quiet teenager, introverted,
full of angst.
- Nigella Lawson

Finding some quiet time in your life,
I think, is hugely important.
- Mariel Hemingway

Do not underestimate the determination of a quiet man.
- Iain Duncan Smith

It won't make for a quiet life but it will make for
an interesting paper vastly more significant because
it is doing something only a daily paper can do.
- Kingman Brewster, Jr.

I'm real excited.
I'm so blessed to have so much peace and joy inside.
I just can't keep quiet about it.
- Brian Welch

Silence, exile, cunning and so on...
it's my nature to keep quiet about most things.
Even the ideas in my work.
- Don DeLillo

You know, the men go to tea houses with the expectation
that they will have a nice quiet evening and not read
about it the next morning in the newspaper.
- Arthur Golden

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

I've heard myself referred to as a quiet superstar,
and I don't quite know what that means.
- Sarah McLachlan

You kept quiet...
When these victims wanted your help to survive,
you kept quiet.
- Paul Kagame

But generally speaking, I tend to be quiet and introspective.
- Rowan Atkinson

In quiet moments when you think about it,
you recognize what is critically important in life and what isn't.
Be wise and don't let good things crowd out those that are essential.
- Richard G. Scott

The best cure for the body is a quiet mind.
- Napoleon Bonaparte

Reason is like an open secret that can become known to anyone at any time;
it is the quiet space into which everyone can enter through his own thought.
- Karl Jaspers

Follow effective action with quiet reflection.
From the quiet reflection will come even more effective action.
- Peter Drucker

I've got to start listening to those quiet,
nagging doubts.
- Bill Watterson

From quiet homes and first beginning,
out to the undiscovered ends, there's nothing worth the wear of winning,
but laughter and the love of friends.
- Hilaire Belloc

Musicians want to be the loud voice for so many quiet hearts.
- Billy Joel

The good and the wise lead quiet lives.
- Euripides

But I'll tell you what hermits realize.
If you go off into a far, far forest and get very quiet,
you'll come to understand that you're connected with everything.
- Alan Watts

I thought about how we need to make children feel that
there are times in their lives when they need to be
alone and quiet and to be able to accept their aloneness.
- Bell Hooks

A women knows how to keep quiet when she is in the right,
whereas a man, when he is in the right,
will keep on talking.
- Malcolm De Chazal

I have been a man of great sins, but He has been a God of great mercies;
and now,
through His mercies, I have a conscience as sound and
quiet as if I had never sinned.
- Donald Cargill

My first two records were more energetic;
Phantom Moon is subtle,
quiet; so these various reactions are just something I expected.
- Duncan Sheik

Another world is not only possible, she is on her way.
On a quiet day, I can hear her breathing.
- Arundhati Roy

But I do like to have peace and quiet for a good hour.
- Bryan Ferry

A quiet personality sure isn't what you need to attract attention.
- Bill Budge

Courtship consists in a number of quiet attentions,
not so pointed as to alarm, nor so vague as not to be understood.
- Laurence Sterne

If I feel strongly, I say it.
I know I can do more good by being vocal than by staying quiet.
I'd have a whole lot more money if I lied,
but I wouldn't enjoy spending it.
- Martina Navratilova

I enjoy working in a quiet and subversive way.
- Andy Goldsworthy

The quiet rhythmic monotone of the wall of logs fills
one with the rustic peace of a secluded nook in the woods.
- Gustav Stickley

We remained in Texas leading a quiet home life until 1889.
- Calamity Jane

For which reason I would exhort you to pay all due
Regard to the government over us;
to the KING and all in authority; and to lead a quiet and peaceable life.
- Jonathan Mayhew

The best physicians are Dr. Diet, Dr. Quiet, and Dr. Merryman.
- Daniel D. Palmer

Remember the quiet wonders.
The world has more need of them than it has for warriors.
- Charles de Lint

Life being very short, and the quiet hours of it few,
we ought to waste none of them in reading valueless books.
- John Ruskin

For no art and no religion is possible until we make allowances,
until we manage to keep quiet the enfant terrible of
logic that plays havoc with the other faculties.
- John C. Ransom

It is only imperfection that complains of what is imperfect.
The more perfect we are the more gentle and quiet we
become towards the defects of others.
- Joseph Addison


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