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From our Protestant work ethic to our bootstraps mythology, we have enshrined work as the highest good — quietude is, if not a sin, an indulgence we do not quite deserve.Everyone is tired. We need to give ourselves an actual break.|Christine Emba|April 22, 2021|Washington Post
With no roads, no cars, and limited facilities, it is an ideal spot for a multi-day trip to revel in the quietude of an undeveloped park.
Am I getting enough quietude to think and read and get the work done?
The shriek of the railroad train does not disturb its quietude, the nearest station being several miles away.British Highways And Byways From A Motor Car|Thomas D. Murphy
They are happy in silence, order, and quietude, and no place suits them better than the study of a literary man.Charles Baudelaire, His Life|Thophile Gautier
Oh, restore to me my maiden quietude, in my nunnery of Subiaco—when the night was so calm in my cell.Balsamo, The Magician|Alexander Dumas
Cattle and kine were taken furtively or openly to these very hills and vales where Jim Lough now lived in quietude and peace.David Lannarck, Midget|George S. Harney
He will never be an ecclesiastical show-man, for his disposition is in the direction of general quietude and good neighbourship.Our Churches and Chapels|Atticus