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Alone Quotes

16 of the best book quotes about alone
  1. #1
    “I wondered why it was that places are so much lovelier when one is alone.”
  2. #2
    “Mars is a barren wasteland and I am completely alone here. I already knew that, of course. But there’s a difference between knowing it and really experiencing it.”
  3. #3
    “I never realized how utterly silent Mars is. It’s a desert world with practically no atmosphere to convey sound. I could hear my own heartbeat.”
  4. #4
    “I find it wholesome to be alone the greater part of the time. To be in company, even with the best, is soon wearisome and dissipating. I love to be alone. I never found the companion that was so companionable as solitude.”
  5. #5
    “Just leave me alone. I’m not myself. I’m falling apart, and I don’t want you here.”
  6. #6
    “And Vin liked solitude. When you’re alone, no one can betray you.”
  7. #7
    “This was an insane plan and somehow it worked! I’m going to be talking to someone again. I spent three months as the loneliest man in history and it’s finally over.”
  8. #8
    “I would rather sit on a pumpkin and have it all to myself, than be crowded on a velvet cushion.”
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Little Oink book
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A Bad Case of Stripes book
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The Trumpet of the Swan book
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The Cow Who Climbed a Tree book
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  1. #9
    Some of us, in the words of the divine Greta Garbo, want to be alone.
  2. #10
    “A guy sets alone out here at night, maybe readin’ books or thinkin’ or stuff like that.”
  3. #11
    “We’ve got a bond in common, you and I. We are both alone in the world.”
  4. #12
    By making himself a priest made himself a demon.
  5. #13
    ″‘How terrible,’ said Eragon, ‘to die alone, separate even from the one who is closest to you.‘”
  6. #14
    “I wish to be left alone,” said Scrooge. “Since you ask me what I wish, gentlemen, that is my answer. I don’t make merry myself at Christmas and I can’t afford to make idle people merry.”
  7. #15
    ″‘Come on in and set a while,’ Crooks said. ‘Long as you won’t get out and leave me alone, you might as well set down.‘”
  8. #16
    “Everyone dies alone, Eragon. Whether you are a king on a battlefield or a lowly peasant lying in bed among your family, no one can accompany you into the void.”
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