Sentence Examples


  • He was a quietist and an epicurean, and the closest parallel to Homer in the literature of the North.
  • He was clearly a Pharisaic Quietist, a Pharisee of a fast disappearing type, recalling in all respects the Chasid of the early Maccabean times, and upholding the old traditions of quietude and resignation.
  • In the early days of his tutorship had met the Quietist apostle, Mme Guyon, and had been much struck by some of her ideas.