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being alone Quotes

18 of the best book quotes about being alone
  1. #1
    Therefore, dear Sir, love your solitude and try to sing out with the pain it causes you. For those who are near you are far away.
  2. #2
    “I find there is a quality to being alone that is incredibly precious. Life rushes back into the void, richer, more vivid, fuller than before.”
  3. #3
    “Dick didn’t want to talk – he wanted to be alone so that his thoughts about work and the future would overpower his thoughts of love and to-day.”
  4. #4
    “God, who can hold you? To yourself alone
    belonging, by no owner’s hand disturbed,
    you are like unripened wine that unperturbed
    grows ever sweeter and is all alone.”
  5. #5
    “Jean Louise, I’ve had to scratch since I was a kid for the things you and Jem took for granted. I’ve never had some of the things you take for granted and I never will. All I have to fall back on is myself.”
  6. #6
    ″‘I was in the hotel,’ he said finally. ‘I followed your footprints in the snow.’ There were tears on his face.
    ‘Okay,’ someone said, ‘but why are you crying?’
    ‘I’d thought I was the only one,’ he said.”
  7. #7
    ″. . . I wanted to be alone so I could search for the part of my life that existed before integration, the Melba I was struggling to hold on to.”
  8. #8
    “I miss you this morning just as I have missed you every day for the last nine years. I’m tired of being alone.”
  9. #9
    “It’s like I live in a cage with no door and no key. And I have no way to tell someone how to get me out.”
  1. #10
    “I never realize how much I like being home unless I’ve been somewhere really different for a while.”
  2. #11
    “You are not alone. No one who calls on Him can call in vain. Whatever troubles you, be certain that He has the answer, and will gladly give it to you, if you simply turn to Him and ask it of Him.”
  3. #12
    “‘Because every now and then, I’d meet a guy and think that we were getting along great, and suddenly I’d stop hearing from him. Not only did he stop calling, but if I happened to bump into him sometime later, he always acted like I had the plague. I didn’t understand it. I still don’t. And it bothered me. It hurt me. With time, it got harder and harder to keep blaming the guys, and I eventually came to the conclusion that there was something wrong with me. That maybe I was simply meant to live my life alone.’”
  4. #13
    “Being alone is best. I mean, it’s true, isn’t it? In the end you’ll be absolutely alone; therefore, being alone is natural.”
  5. #14
    “Even though summers were made mostly of sun and heat, summers for me were about storms that came and went. And left me feeling alone.”
  6. #15
    “The world was so silent. There was a barrier between me and the world, and I thought for a moment that the world had never wanted me and now it was taking the opportunity to get rid of me.”
  7. #16
    “I think, for me, listening to music is a very solitary thing.”
  8. #17
    “The man who fears to be alone will never be anything but lonely, no matter how much he may surround himself with people. But the man who learns, in solitude and recollection, to be at peace with his own loneliness, and to prefer its reality to the illusion of merely natural companionship, comes to know the invisible companionship of God.”
  9. #18
    “So what if he’s alone. We’re all alone.”

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Caspian Finds a Friend book
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Gustavo, the Shy Ghost book
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