I sometimes wish I could live a quiet retired sort of life but I doubt I could stand it for more than a few days.
As the popping sound of the fireworks stopped, it suddenly became quiet around me. The smell of gunpowder somehow put me in a sentimental mood.
If that city were a color, it would be a color with a quiet sort of dignity ... wine red, say.
The boy, upon seeing a butterfly, proceeded to run after it, provoking the anger of his mother, who had ordered him to stay quiet while she gossiped with the lady next door.
Is it true that the Pacific side of Japan is cheerful while the Sea of Japan side of Japan is more quiet?
That you should be stalking Hanako! You'd been quiet recently so I'd let my guard down.
It's said to be a girls' high school characterised by its quiet and traditional feel and a chic, high-class uniform.
The novel "All Quiet on the Western Front" by Erich Maria Remarque has been translated into more than fifty languages.
As the lesson comes to an end, even if the teacher doesn't say a word of "be quiet", "sit down!," the children naturally return to their seats and quieten down.
An essential condition for a helpful interview is a quiet room in which doctor and parents can sit comfortably and in private without being interrupted.
Actually, and I need to keep this quiet, but recently here there's a rumour that young women on this beach are having photos taken in secret of them.
Yesterday, I found a tiny piece of land for sale in a quiet residential area and I immediately decided to buy it.
Bill had always been a quiet, home-loving man, but after a few months in the job, his personality changed.
It seems as it was a shot-gun wedding so they're having a quiet wedding with only family and a couple of friends from university invited.