77 Calm Quotes

Life brings us stress whether we chase it or not. It’s simply the nature of the beast. When I’m overwhelmed and feel like I’ve got a million things happening to find my calm is easier said than done.

I hope these quotes on finding calm and quietude will help you rebalance your mood and find calmness.

  1. “Within you, there is a stillness and a sanctuary to which you can retreat at any time and be yourself.” —Hermann Hesse
  2. “Calmness is the cradle of power.” —Josiah Gilbert Holland
  3. “Don’t try to force anything. Let life be a deep let-go. God opens millions of flowers every day without forcing their buds.” —Osho
  4. “Set peace of mind as your highest goal, and organize your life around it.” —Brian Tracy
  5. “Rule number one is, don’t sweat the small stuff. Rule number two is, it’s all small stuff.” —Robert Eliot
  6. “In the woods, we return to reason and faith. There I feel that nothing can befall me in life—no disgrace, no calamity (leaving me my eyes), which nature cannot repair.” —Ralph Waldo Emerson
  7. “The more tranquil a man becomes, the greater is his success, his influence, his power for good. Calmness of mind is one of the beautiful jewels of wisdom.” —James Allen
  8. “There is a calmness to a life lived in gratitude, a quiet joy.” —Ralph H. Blum
  9. “Opportunity seldom rises with blood pressure.” —Jarod Kintz
  10. Worry does not empty tomorrow of its sorrows. It empties today of its strength.” —Corrie Ten Boom
  11. “Within you, there is a stillness and sanctuary to which you can retreat at any time and be yourself.” —Hermann Hesse
  12. “The greatest weapon against stress is our ability to choose one thought over another.” —William James
  13. “One of the best ways to reduce stress is to accept the things that you cannot control.” —M.P. Neary
  14. “You may not control all the events that happen to you, but you can decide not to be reduced by them.” —Maya Angelou
  15. “Your mind will answer most questions if you learn to relax and wait for the answers.” —William S. Burroughs