Over 40,000 Famous Quotes Sorted By Topic and Author
William Cowper Topic: Loneliness and Solitude
Oh to have a lodge in some vast wilderness. Where rumors of oppression and deceit, of unsuccessful and successful wars may never reach me anymore.
Elizabeth Bowen Topic: Loneliness and Solitude
The heart may think it knows better: the senses know that absence blots people out. We really have no absent friends. The friend becomes a traitor by breaking, however unwillingly or sadly, out of our own zone: a hard judgment is passed on him, for all the pleas of the heart.
Charles Caleb Colton Topic: Loneliness and Solitude
To dare to live alone is the rarest courage; since there are many who had rather meet their bitterest enemy in the field, than their own hearts in their closet. - Lacon, 1825.
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