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solitary Quotes

Four of the best book quotes about solitary
  1. #1
    “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.”
  2. #2
    “And so I became the man that could wriggle out of any prior engagement. Who could spot an invitation coming a mile away and head it off at the pass (...). The man who’d send an email instead of attend a birthday.”
  3. #3
    “I could never stand more than three months of dreaming at a time without feeling an irresistible desire to plunge into society. To plunge into society meant to visit my superior at the office... I was overcome by a sort of paralysis; but this was pleasant and good for me. On returning home I deferred for a time my desire to embrace all mankind. ”
  4. #4
    “Every herd is a refuge for giftlessness . . . Only the solitary seek the truth, and they break with those who don’t love it sufficiently.”

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