Being Solitary Famous Quotes & Sayings

List of top 51 famous quotes and sayings about being solitary to read and share with friends on your Facebook, Twitter, blogs.

Top 51 Quotes About Being Solitary

#1. Her solitary nature means she needs a family to keep her from loneliness my gregarious nature means I will never have to worry about being alone ... - Author: Elizabeth Gilbert
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#2. One of the things that I wound up loving about being involved with a bike racer was learning how to bike and how that really creates solitary time for you to reflect on things and nobody can get a hold of you. - Author: Sheryl Crow
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#3. Autumn Dusk
I saw above a sea of hills
A solitary planet shine,
And there was no one, near or far,
to keep the world from being mine. - Author: Sara Teasdale
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#4. The last man! Yes I may well describe that solitary being's feelings, feeling myself as the last relic of a beloved race, my companions extinct before me ... - Author: Mary Wollstonecraft
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#5. Don't get me wrong. Being a mom is no picnic. Raising the kids is the mother's
responsibility. It's a thankless, solitary job, like sheriff or Pope. - Author: Stephen Colbert
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#6. I like the idea of being a sculptor. Just me alone, making something - that solitary existence. - Author: Ewan McGregor
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#7. A solitary image bearer cannot adequately or accurately reveal God in the world, much less fulfill his destiny as a human being. Obviously, this is a matter of grave importance to the Creator. - Author: Carolyn Custis James
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#8. I love getting out the house because writing is such a solitary business that even being at the library makes me feel part of the world. - Author: Jane Green
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#9. It didn't take much to turn a man solitary-being the new guy too often, being controversial now and then, a couple of unsuccessful attempts at a lasting relationship with a woman ... - Author: Robyn Carr
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#10. That I am totally devoid of sympathy for, or interest in, the world of groups is directly attributable to the fact that my two greatest needs and desires - smoking cigarettes and plotting revenge - are basically solitary pursuits. - Author: Fran Lebowitz
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#11. Living without personal boundaries is like trying to hold my breath and gasp for air, at the same time, it doesn't work. My introverted nature requires solitary sanctuary, to breathe. My internal batteries need time to recharge if i am to give from a place of abundance. - Author: Jaeda DeWalt
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#12. Have you ever been lonely? No, neither have I. Solitary, yes. Alone, certainly. But lonely means minding about being on your own. I've never minded about it. - Author: Sebastian Faulks
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#13. That is why young people, who are beginners in everything, are not yet capable of love: it is something they must learn. With their whole being, with all their forces, gathered around their solitary, anxious, upward-beating heart, they must learn to love. - Author: Rainer Maria Rilke
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#14. The artist after all is a solitary being. - Author: Virginia Woolf
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#15. And yet I know that expressing oneself necessarily means being different. The writer's voice is a singular one, solitary. Art is nothing other than the freedom to express oneself in any language, in whatever manner, dressed any which way. - Author: Jhumpa Lahiri
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#16. Writing is a solitary endeavor, being an author is not. - Author: Karen A. Chase
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#17. Framed in black moldings on the wall, other works of arts, conceived and committed on the premises, by the young ladies; being grim black-and-white crayons; landscapes, mostly: lake, solitary sail-boat, petrified clouds, pre-geological trees on shore, anthracite precipice; - Author: Mark Twain
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#18. As a painter you're responsible yourself, 100 percent. In film, you have the editor, the director, the other actors. It has the advantage of not being solitary. - Author: Sylvia Kristel
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#19. There's a big difference between being alone and being lonely. And I'm guessing that once you've discovered this distinction you can't go back to solitary confinement without serious emotional repercussions. - Author: Tiffanie DeBartolo
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#20. When you've written a movie, you then get together with a whole lot of people and make it. In many ways, I think it is far nicer to be with people rather than being completely solitary. - Author: Neil Jordan
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#21. To most, being locked away in solitary with nothing but pen and paper would prove a hard punishment. What a strange creature who views this as heaven. - Author: Richelle E. Goodrich
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#22. The most optimistic thing that's happened is that as a society we're beginning to recognize that there are many voices. When I began, thirty years ago, the idea of one author or the artist as being a solitary creature was really the only idea that there was. - Author: Wendy Ewald
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#23. I saw no cause for their unhappiness, but I was deeply affected by it. If such lovely creatures were miserable, it was less strange that I, an imperfect and solitary being, should be wretched. - Author: Mary Shelley
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#24. I worked 12 hours a day, seven days a week for years. Being a comic book artist is like sentencing yourself to life imprisonment at hard labor in solitary confinement. I don't think I'd do it again. - Author: Wally Wood
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#25. How much better is silence; the coffee cup, the table. How much better to sit by myself like the solitary sea-bird that opens its wings on the stake. Let me sit here for ever with bare things, this coffee cup, this knife, this fork, things in themselves, myself being myself. - Author: Virginia Woolf
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#26. The painter or draftsman ought to be solitary, in order that the well-being of the body not sap the vigour of the mind. - Author: Leonardo Da Vinci
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#27. You know, then that the public Somebody you are when you 'have a name' is a fiction created with mirrors and that the only somebody worth being is the solitary and unseen you that existed from your first breath - Author: Tennessee Williams
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#28. I was a very solitary, introverted child who got punished by being sent to a dark room quite frequently. But you cannot imagine how much I enjoyed myself in that room, and how I would look forward to being punished, because it was there that I discovered the light of darkness. - Author: Ana Maria Matute
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#29. There are many ways to be alone, and some of them are almost divine. There is a feeling that comes from being at peace in such a solitary moment, sensing in a very deep way that the space you occupy is important and fulfills the measure of its creation by simply being - Author: K.S.R. Kingworth
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#30. Being in home is like magic moments, in a magic world, among maicians - Author: Durgesh Satpathy
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#31. The vain being is the really solitary being. - Author: Berthold Auerbach
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#32. A solitary being is by instinct a wanderer ... - Author: Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
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#33. 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. - Author: Anthony Hopkins
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#34. Being a writer is a solitary life. So the little part of me that's an actor still enjoys the theatrical part of reading and doing the voices and telling the story. - Author: Jeffrey Eugenides
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#35. Such obsession with reaching the moon, because they had failed to reach each other, each a solitary planet! In silence, in mystery, a human being was formed, was exploded, was struck by other passing bodies, was burned, was deserted. And then it was born in the molten love of the one who cared. - Author: Anais Nin
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#36. Man is, at one and the same time, a solitary being and a social being. - Author: Albert Einstein
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#37. Writers of novels are so busy being solitary that they haven't time to meet one another. But then, a writer learns nothing from a writer, conversationally. If a writer has anything witty, profound or quotable to say he doesn't say it. He's no fool. He writes it. - Author: Edna Ferber
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#38. So all I have is the knowledge that I saw! That I saw without being afraid and without turning away, and that I didn't forgive the unforgivable. Forgiveness is a reflex for when you can't stand what you know. I resisted that reflex. That's my sole, solitary, lonely accomplishment. - Author: Jane Smiley
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#39. Writers may be solitary but they also tend to flock together: they like being solitary together. - Author: Neil Gaiman
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#40. It's an interesting combination: Having a great fear of being alone, and having a desperate need for solitude and the solitary experience. That's always been a tug of war for me. - Author: Jodie Foster
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#41. I devoted myself simply to being a solitary person entrusted with a specific task. - Author: Jacobo Timerman
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#42. Being solitary isn't a disease that needs a cure. - Author: Natasha Pulley
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#43. Being solitary is being alone well: being alone luxuriously immersed in doings of your own choice, aware of the fullness of your won presence rather than of the absence of others. Because solitude is an achievement.
- Author: Alice Koller
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#44. Solitary confinement is too terrible a punishment to inflict on any human being, no matter what his crime. Hardened criminals in the men's prisons, it is said, often beg for the lash instead. - Author: Emmeline Pankhurst
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#45. Now, ten or more years later, far away from her home or even any thought of having a home, she again touched the feeling from that long ago day, being alone but not lonely, of being solitary yet sufficient. - Author: Tad Williams
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#46. Solitude is dangerous to reason, without being favorable to virtue. Remember that the solitary mortal is certainly luxurious, probably superstitious, and possibly mad. - Author: Samuel Johnson
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#47. At that moment a solitary violin struck up. But the music was not dance music; it was more like a song - a solemn, sweet song. (I know now that it was Beethoven's Romance in F.) I listened, and suddenly it was as if the fog that surrounded me had been penetrated, as if I were being spoken to. - Author: Jennifer Paynter
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#48. In the history of the hip hop world ... there has been one, single, solitary human being in the history of the world. One female rapper to sell more albums than me in the first week. - Author: Nicki Minaj
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#49. I don't think we ever get away from the fear of labels and being different. It's human nature to want to be part of a community. That's why excommunication and solitary confinement are such brutal forms of punishment. - Author: Matte Bach
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#50. Unfathomable cosmos came into being at the word of the Eternal's imagination, a solitary voice in endless darkness. The breath of His mouth whispered the sea of stars into existence. - Author: Anonymous
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#51. I'm the most communal person that exists and a very solitary person. So I think writing is a form of getting to the community and being alone, and it's the best of both possible worlds. - Author: Ariel Dorfman
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