Do this, and you will find in a railway station much of the quietude and consolation of a cathedral.
He felt a vacancy in him, a need for the hush and quietude of the stream and the cave in the cliff.
She lay back in the cushions, her head a little bent, her hands interlaced with a perfect imitation of quietude.
Before him was smiling country, streaming with sunshine, lazy with quietude.
For aught we can tell the present is an era of quietude and slow change, compared with some of the eras which have preceded it.
From the night of the 8th to the morning of the 11th there was an interval of quietude.
Could you endure to live in the quietude of an Italian lake with an old man?
She improved in the quietude and restfulness of that beloved place.
Again there were almost audible stares of reproach from the audience, and quietude settled down once more like a pall.
And this time, following the hush, it seemed to exercise the devil of quietude.