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Funny Tranquility Quotes
Funny Quotes about Tranquility

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It is neither wealth nor splendor;
but tranquility and occupation which give you happiness.
- Thomas Jefferson

If anyone is unhappy, remember that
his unhappiness is his own fault...
Nothing else is the cause of anxiety or loss of tranquility
except our own opinion.
- Epictetus

Humor is emotional chaos remembered in tranquility.
- James Thurber

Your pain is the breaking of the shell
that encloses your understanding.
Much of your pain is self-chosen.
It is the bitter potion by which the
physician within you heals your sick self.
Therefore trust the physician, and drink
his remedy in silence and tranquility.
- Khalil Gibran


 

We prefer self-government with danger to servitude in tranquility.
- Kwame Nkrumah

I am sustained by the tranquility of an upright and loyal heart.
- Peter Stuyvesant

Movement is tranquility.
- Stirling Moss


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Even in moments of tranquility, Murray Walker sounds
like a man whose trousers are on fire.
- Clive James

Great tranquility of heart is his who cares for neither praise not blame.
- Thomas Kempis

Periods of tranquility are seldom prolific of creative achievement.
Mankind has to be stirred up.
- Alfred North Whitehead

Now painting is different.
It's something recollected in tranquility.
- Jack Levine

The real spiritual progress of the aspirant is measured
by the extent to which he achieves inner tranquility.
- Swami Sivananda

The Constitution is never tested during times of tranquility;
it is during times of tension,
turmoil, tragedy, trauma, and terrorism that it is sorely tested.
- Mike Honda

Motion is tranquility.
- Stirling Moss

Poetry is the spontaneous overflow of powerful feelings:
it takes its origin from emotion recollected in tranquility.
- William Wordsworth

Fame and tranquility can never be bedfellows.
- Michel de Montaigne

With these vast advantages, ordinary and extraordinary,
one would have supposed the North would have been content,
and would have at least respected the security and
tranquility of such obedient and profitable brethren;
but such is not human nature.
- Robert Toombs

You have come to a stage where you almost have to work on yourself.
You know, on finding some tranquility with which to respond to these things,
because I realize that the biggest risk that many of
us run is beginning to get inured to the horrors.
- Arundhati Roy

Patriotism is not short, frenzied outbursts of emotion,
but the tranquil and steady dedication of a lifetime.
- Adlai E. Stevenson

A liberal is a man or a woman or a child who looks forward to a better day,
a more tranquil night, and a bright,
infinite future.
- Leonard Bernstein

When one has the feeling of dislike for evil,
when one feels tranquil,
one finds pleasure in listening to good teachings;
when one has these feelings and appreciates them,
one is free of fear.
- The Buddha

Don't ask to live in tranquil times.
Literature doesn't grow there.
- Rita Mae Brown

The more tranquil a man becomes, the greater is his success,
his influence, his power for good.
Calmness of mind is one of the beautiful jewels of wisdom.
- James Allen

While conscience is our friend, all is at peace;
however once it is offended,
farewell to a tranquil mind.
- Mary Wortley Montagu

Gratitude changes the pangs of memory into a tranquil joy.
- Dietrich Bonhoeffer

To play well you must feel tranquil and at peace.
I have never been troubled by nerves in golf because
I felt I had nothing to lose and everything to gain.
- Harry Vardon

The pursuit, even of the best things,
ought to be calm and tranquil.
- Marcus Tullius Cicero

Tranquil pleasures last the longest;
we are not fitted to bear the burden of great joys.
- Christian Nestell Bovee

Revolutions are the produce of passion,
not of sober and tranquil reason.
- William Godwin

Patriotism is not a short and frenzied outburst of
emotion but the tranquil and steady dedication of a lifetime.
- Adlai Stevenson

All of us might wish at times that we lived in a more tranquil world,
but we don't.
And if our times are difficult and perplexing,
so are they challenging and filled with opportunity.
- Robert Kennedy

Instead, it appears to be a particular mark of beauty
that it is considered with tranquil satisfaction;
that it pleases if we also do not possess it and we
are still far removed from demanding to possess it.
- Moses Mendelssohn

One's age should be tranquil, as childhood should be playful.
Hard work at either extremity of life seems out of place.
At midday the sun may burn, and men labor under it;
but the morning and evening should be alike calm and cheerful.
- Thomas Arnold

Thus, that one can find no place to walk through the
breadth of the earth is not because the earth is not
tranquil but because the danger to every step of the
traveler lies generally with words.
- Xun Zi

Like water which can clearly mirror the sky and the
trees only so long as its surface is undisturbed,
the mind can only reflect the true image of the Self
when it is tranquil and wholly relaxed.
- Indra Devi

I simply can't build my hopes on a foundation
of confusion, misery and death...
I think... peace and tranquillity will return again.
- Anne Frank

Peace is liberty in tranquillity.
- Marcus Tullius Cicero

Tennis is a perfect combination of violent action taking
place in an atmosphere of total tranquillity.
- Billie Jean King

It is vain to say human beings ought to be satisfied with tranquillity:
they must have action;
and they will make it if they cannot find it.
- Jacob Bronowski

The happiness and peace attained by those satisfied
by the nectar of spiritual tranquillity is not attained
by greedy persons restlessly moving here and there.
- Chanakya

As social beings we live with our eyes upon our reflection,
but have no assurance of the tranquillity of the waters in which we see it.
- Charles Horton Cooley

Periods of tranquillity are seldom prolific of creative achievement.
Mankind has to be stirred up.
- George Santayana

After four years at the United Nations I sometimes
yearn for the peace and tranquillity of a political convention.
- Adlai E. Stevenson

Houston, Tranquillity Base here.
The Eagle has landed.
- Neil Armstrong

I want a fever, in poetry: a fever, and tranquillity.
- James Dickey

Like ships that have gone down at sea,
when heaven was all tranquillity.
- Thomas Moore

Sensual pleasures have the fleeting brilliance of a comet;
a happy marriage has the tranquillity of a lovely sunset.
- Ann Landers

That perfect tranquillity of life, which is nowhere
to be found but in retreat,
a faithful friend and a good library.
- Aphra Behn

Many words are not wanting to show that the particular
view of each court occasioned the dangers which affected the public tranquillity;
yet the whole is charged to my account.
Nor is this sufficient.
- Robert Walpole

After that his Majesty was beheaded,
the Parliament for some years effected nothing either
for the publick peace or tranquillity of the nation,
or settling religion as they had formerly promised.
- William Lilly

Indeed, we are privileged to have been afforded the
opportunity to study Nature and to follow our own thoughts
and inspirations in a time of relative tranquillity
and in a land with a generous and forward-looking government.
- Sidney Altman

There is no such thing as perpetual tranquillity of mind while we live here;
because life itself is but motion,
and can never be without desire, nor without fear,
no more than without sense.
- Thomas Hobbes

Morality is simply the attitude we adopt
towards people whom we personally dislike.
- Oscar Wilde

Marriage is neither heaven nor hell,
it is simply purgatory.
- Abraham Lincoln

Bad taste is simply saying the truth before it should be said.
- Mel Brooks

Democracy means simply the bludgeoning of the people
by the people for the people.
- Oscar Wilde

Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes.
- Oscar Wilde

Simply do your best, and you will avoid
self-judgment, self-abuse and regret.
- don Miguel Ruiz

Our Joy comes from living our own lives simply -
never from demanding that others live simply -
or from ever making any demands whatsoever upon others.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Some days are simply meant for playing.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Good for who? Good for what?
There is no absolute "good."
"Good" is simply one person's preference.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

To fall in love is awfully simple,
but to fall out of love is simply awful.
- Bess Myerson

If the person you are talking to doesn't appear to be listening, be patient.
It may simply be that he has a small piece of fluff in his ear.
- A. A. Milne (Winnie-The-Pooh)

Good manners sometimes means simply
putting up with other people's bad manners.
- H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

The most I can do for my friend is simply be his friend.
- Henry David Thoreau

In spite of everything, I still believe
that people are really good at heart.
I simply can't build up my hopes on a foundation
consisting of confusion, misery and death.
- Anne Frank

Nurturing is not complex.
It's simply being tuned in to the thing or person before you
and offering small gestures toward what it needs at that time.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Science is simply common sense at its best,
that is, rigidly accurate in observation,
and merciless to fallacy in logic.
- Thomas Huxley

The politician in my country seeks votes,
affection and respect, in that order.
With few notable exceptions,
they are simply men who want to be loved.
- Edward R. Murrow

Love is simply the name for the desire and the pursuit of the whole.
- Aristophanes

There is only one boss.
The customer.
And he can fire everybody in the company from the chairman on down,
simply by spending his money somewhere else.
- Sam Walton


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