Quotes on solitude

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Language has created the word "loneliness" to express the pain of being alone. And it has created the word "solitude" to express the glory of being alone.
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Paul Johannes Tillich Quotes

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When we cannot bear to be alone, it means we do not properly value the only companion we will have from birth to death - ourselves.
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Eda LeShan Quotes

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When the superficial wearies me, it wearies me so much that I need an abyss in order to rest.
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Antonio Porchia Quotes

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True silence is the rest of the mind, and is to the spirit what sleep is to the body, nourishment and refreshment.
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William Penn Quotes

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No man should go through life without once experiencing healthy, even bored solitude in the wilderness, finding himself depending solely on himself and thereby learning his true and hidden strength.
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Jack Kerouac Quotes

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Everybody needs beauty as well as bread, places to play in and pray in, where nature may heal and give strength to body and soul.
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John Muir Quotes

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I have a great deal of company in the house, especially in the morning when nobody calls.
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Henry David Thoreau Quotes

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Never be afraid to sit awhile and think.
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Lorraine Hansberry Quotes

It is only when we silent the blaring sounds of our daily existence that we can finally hear the whispers of truth that life reveals to us, as it stands knocking on the doorsteps of our hearts.
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K.T. Jong Quotes

We live in a very tense society. We are pulled apart... and we all need to learn how to pull ourselves together... I think that at least part of the answer lies in solitude.
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Helen Hayes Quotes

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