What is the difference between quiet and quietness if we take both as nouns?
For example in sentence: the quiet of a wooded trail. ... why there couldn't be quietness?
The dictionary says:
quiet - absence of noise or bustle; silence; calm
quietness - absence of noise or bustle; calm
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