Best 97 of Solitary quotes - MyQuotes

By Anonym 18 Sep

Jade Chang

She had headed towards town aimlessly, looking for the kind of escape that could be found only in a solitary walk through a crowd.

By Anonym 18 Sep

Garth Risk Hallberg

Some people think the real them is whoever they are when they're not around other people.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Peter Straub

Every writer must acknowledge and be able to handle the unalterable fact that he has, in effect, given himself a life sentence in solitary confinement.

By Anonym 16 Sep

John A. Haines

I own a crevice stuffed with moss and a couch of lemming fur; I sit and listen to the music of water dripping on a distant stone. Or I sing to myself of stealth and loneliness No one comes to see me but I hear outside the scratching of claws, the warm, inquisitive breath … (from 'The Hermitage')

By Anonym 16 Sep

Lailah Gifty Akita

If we seek solitary retreat, you will be more often refreshed.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Milarepa

I need nothing. I seek nothing. I desire nothing.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Robert Brustein

Theater going is a communal act, movie going a solitary one.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Salvador Dali

The famous soft watches are nothing else than the tender, extravagant, solitary, paranoic-critical camembert oftime and space.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Nithin Purple

And he has a Poet,but you are unlucky to hear that Pensive song.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Anthony Hopkins

I am a bit of a solitude person - a solitary personality. I like being on my own. I don't have any major friendships or relationships with people.

By Anonym 18 Sep

Durgesh Satpathy

Some wounds; never reflects on the skin, but kills us slowly from inside.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Dan Simmons

Francis Crozier believes in nothing. Life is solitary, poor, nasty, brutish, and short. It has no plan, no point, no hidden mysteries that make up for the oh-so-obvious miseries and banalities. Nothing he has learned in the past six months has persuaded him otherwise. Has it?

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ron Kaufman

Life is not a solitary activity. Live well by living for others.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Robert Burton

I am not poor, I am not rich; nihil est, nihil deest, I have little, I want nothing: all my treasure is in Minerva’s tower...I live still a collegiate student...and lead a monastic life, ipse mihi theatrum [sufficient entertainment to myself], sequestered from those tumults and troubles of the world...aulae vanitatem, fori ambitionem, ridere mecum soleo [I laugh to myself at the vanities of the court, the intrigues of public life], I laugh at all.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Che Guevara

A smoke in times of rest is a great companion to the solitary soldier.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Durgesh Satpathy

God gifted a Zoo; with a paralyzed care taker.

By Anonym 19 Sep

Julian Hawthorne

...the natures of solitary people are apt to have more unmapped country in them than worldly folk imagine. They see and think and do things peculiar to themselves, and one may turn up buried treasure in them at any moment. ("Absolute Evil")

By Anonym 13 Sep

Nicole Krauss

I have always written about characters who fall somewhere in the spectrum between solitary and totally alienated.

By Anonym 20 Sep

Durgesh Satpathy

When stupidity reaches its highest level, we act rubbish knowingly

By Anonym 13 Sep

Percy Bysshe Shelley

I love all waste and solitary places.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Fyodor Dostoyevsky

At that time I was only twenty-four years old. My life then was already gloomy, disorderly, and solitary to the point of savagery.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Munia Khan

A lonely soul is the best friend of itself

By Anonym 15 Sep

Durgesh Satpathy

Being in home is like magic moments, in a magic world, among magicians.

By Anonym 20 Sep

Jenim Dibie

You are alone, So alone, You speak back to silence. People call it loneliness, You call it solitude, Different words, Meaning the same pain.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Travis Thrasher

I'm sixteen with what I hope will be a long life ahead, but I'm willing to give it up, to give anything to let her live, to let her make it through the night.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Graham Greene

A solitary laugh is often a laugh of superiority.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Matshona Dhliwayo

Don’t be afraid of being alone; remember, when the sun rises, it rises with nobody at its side.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Rainer Maria Rilke

I believe that that love remains strong and intense in your memory because it was your first deep aloneness and the first inner work that you did on your life.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Charlotte Eriksson

Are you in love? What makes your heart beat faster? What do you want people to think about when they hear your name.

By Anonym 18 Sep

Richard Friedberg

Some numbers, even large ones, have no factors - except themselves, of course, and 1. These are called prime numbers, because everything they are starts with themselves. They are original, gnarled, unpredictable, the freaks of the number world.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Gary Chapman

Something in our nature cries out to be loved by another. Isolation is devastating to the human psyche. That is why solitary confinement is considered the cruelest of punishments.

By Anonym 19 Sep

Shirley Jackson

...very lonely and, often, very unhappy, with the poignant misery that comes to lonely people who long to be social and cannot, somehow, step naturally and unselfconsciously into some friendly group

By Anonym 13 Sep

Alexander Liberman

All art is solitary and the studio is a torture area.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Natasha Pulley

Being solitary isn't a disease that needs a cure.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Aristotle

The misanthrope, as an essentially solitary man, is not a man at all: he must be a beast or a god.

By Anonym 19 Sep

Anonymous

The tiger will see you hundred times before you see it once

By Anonym 15 Sep

Pablo Neruda

The Truth is in the prolouge. Death to the romantic fool., the expert in solitary confinement.

By Anonym 20 Sep

Sara Sheridan

Writing is such a solitary occupation that it takes a long time to build up a group of professional peers with whom you genuinely identify.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Akilnathan Logeswaran

At one point in your life you have to decide whether you want to become a sachem or a solitary.

By Anonym 18 Sep

Hal Zina Bennett

The art of writing is not as solitary as one might think. When it finally dawns on us one day that our task as writers is to share what we know of the human spirit, we suddenly discover that we were never truly alone.

By Anonym 15 Sep

John J. Geddes

a rainy walk through leaves will cure almost anything

By Anonym 15 Sep

Dacia Maraini

Writing is a solitary activity, it requires isolation and silence.

By Anonym 17 Sep

Munia Khan

Live alone if staying together seems lifeless

By Anonym 14 Sep

Tom Robbins

My life is not merely a public phenomenon, it is a solitary adventure as well.

By Anonym 17 Sep

David Nicholls

Lonely' is a troubling word and not one to be tossed around lightly. It makes people uncomfortable, summoning up as it does all kinds of harsher adjectives, like 'sad' or 'strange'. I have always been well liked, I think, always well regarded and respected, but having few enemies is not the same as having many friends, and there was no denying that I was, if not 'lonely', more solitary than I'd hoped to be at that time.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Bernard Cornwell

Writing is a solitary occupation.

By Anonym 19 Sep

Rainer Maria Rilke

The Solitary As one who has sailed across an unknown sea, among this rooted folk I am alone; the full days on their tables are their own, to me the distant is reality. A new world reaches to my very eyes, a place perhaps unpeopled as the moon; their slightest feelings they must analyze, and all their words have got the common tune. The things I brought with me from far away, compared with theirs, look strangely not the same: in their great country they were living things, but here they hold their breath, as if for shame.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Michael Finkel

He marveled at the poetry of Emily Dickinson, sensing her kindred spirit. For the last seventeen years of her life, Dickinson rarely left her home in Massachusetts and spoke to visitors only through a partially closed door. "Saying nothing, " she wrote, "sometimes says the most.

By Anonym 19 Sep

Durgesh Satpathy

was it scripted by God or I am playing with my life.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ralph Waldo Emerson

My doom and my strength is to be solitary.