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The English may not like music, but they absolutely love the noise it makes. - Sir Thomas Beecham


It is with narrow-souled people as with narrow-necked bottles: the less they have in them, the more noise they make in pouring it out. (Thoughts on Various Subjects) - Alexander Pope


I didn't get a toy train like the other kids. I got a toy subway instead. You couldn't see anything, but every now and then you'd hear this rumbling noise go by. - Steven Wright


Cease to admire the smoke, wealth, and noise of prosperous Rome. [La., Omitte mirari beatae Fumum et opes strepitumque Romae] - Horace [Quintus Horacius Flaccus]


To refuse awards is another way of accepting them with more noise than is normal. - Mark Twain


Then I cast loose my buff coat, each halter let fall, Shook off both my jack-boots, let go belt and all, Stood up in the stirrup, leaned, patted his ear, Called my Roland his pet name, my horse without peer; Clapped my hands, laughed and sang, any noise bad or good, 'Til at length into Aix Roland galloped and stood. - Robert Browning


He who sleeps in continual noise is wakened by silence. - William Dean Howells


I throw myself down in my chamber, and I call in, and invite God, and his Angels thither, and when they are there, I neglect God and his Angels, for the noise of a fly, for the rattling of a coach, for the whining of a door. - John Donne