I hold my face in my two hands. No, I am not crying. I hold my face in my two hands to keep the loneliness warm - two hands protecting, two hands nourishing, two hands preventing my soul from leaving me in anger.
Thich Nhat Hanh
Source: For Warmth
Contributed by: Siona
In solitude the mind gains strength and learns to lean upon itself.
Laurence Sterne (1713 - 1768)
And ever has it been known that love knows not its own depth until the hour of separation.
Kahlil Gibran (1883 - 1931)
Only by going alone in silence, without baggage, can one truly get into the heart of the wilderness. All other travel is mere dust and hotels and baggage and chatter.
John Muir (1838 - 1914)
All men's miseries derive from not being able to sit in a quiet room alone.
Blaise Pascal (1623 - 1662)
Walking with a friend in the dark is better than walking alone in the light.
Helen Keller (1880 - 1968)
It is better to be alone than in bad company.
George Washington (1732 - 1799)
Every man must do two things alone; he must do his own believing and his own dying.
Martin Luther King Jr.
The soul that sees beauty may sometimes walk alone.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749 - 1832)
Being an actor is the loneliest thing in the world. You are all alone with your concentration and imagination, and that's all you have.
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