Loneliness Quotes (93)

Quotes and citations about loneliness

Life is full of misery, loneliness, and suffering - and it's all over much too soon... view

By: Woody Allen

I also wanted to express the strength of cinema to hide reality, while being entertaining. Cinema can fill in the empty spaces of your life and your loneliness... view

By: Pedro Almodovar

Music was my refuge. I could crawl into the space between the notes and curl my back to loneliness... view

By: Maya Angelou

It would do the world good if every man would compel himself occasionally to be absolutely alone. Most of the world s progress has come out of such loneliness... view

By: Bruce Barton

Fame always brings loneliness. Success is as ice cold and lonely as the North Pole... view

By: Vicki Baum

Oh, this absolute loneliness and the game - loving to play the game, loving to go and tell stories to men that certainly weren't true, just for the sport of it, just to see how they would react... view

By: Jennifer Beals

Loneliness is proof that your innate search for connection is intact... view

By: Martha Beck

When friendship disappears then there is a space left open to that awful loneliness of the outside world which is like the cold space between the planets. It is an air in which men perish utterly... view

By: Hilaire Belloc

Writing is an antidote for loneliness... view

By: Steven Berkoff

No one ever discovers the depths of his own loneliness... view

By: Georges Bernanos

But the West of the old times, with its strong characters, its stern battles and its tremendous stretches of loneliness, can never be blotted from my mind... view

By: Buffalo Bill

A blank wall of social and professional antagonism faces the woman physician that forms a situation of singular and painful loneliness, leaving her without support, respect or professional counsel... view

By: Elizabeth Blackwell

It is cruel, you know, that music should be so beautiful. It has the beauty of loneliness of pain: of strength and freedom. The beauty of disappointment and never-satisfied love. The cruel beauty of nature and everlasting beauty of monotony... view

By: Benjamin Britten

Loneliness is the ultimate poverty... view

By: Abigail Van Buren

Anger is a manifestation of a deeper issue... and that, for me, is based on insecurity, self-esteem and loneliness... view

By: Naomi Campbell

I think I'd like to be able to heal people's pain, whether it is hunger, loneliness or whatever... view

By: Brandi Chastain

If you are afraid of loneliness, do not marry... view

By: Anton Chekhov

People drain me, even the closest of friends, and I find loneliness to be the best state in the union to live in... view

By: Margaret Cho

I believe a lot of disease comes from anxiety, loneliness... view

By: Tom Cochrane

Loneliness is the universal problem of rich people... view

By: Joan Collins

Who knows what true loneliness is - not the conventional word but the naked terror? To the lonely themselves it wears a mask. The most miserable outcast hugs some memory or some illusion... view

By: Joseph Conrad

Loneliness seems to have become the great American disease... view

By: John Corry

A man in a bookstore buys a book on loneliness and every woman in the store hits on him. A woman buys a book on loneliness and the store clears out... view

By: Doug Coupland

Forget sex or politics or religion, loneliness is the subject that clears out a room... view

By: Doug Coupland

The eternal quest of the individual human being is to shatter his loneliness... view

By: Norman Cousins

Fame doesn't end loneliness... view

By: Claire Danes

Acting is the greatest answer to my loneliness that I have found... view

By: Claire Danes

We have all known the long loneliness, and we have found that the answer is community... view

By: Dorothy Day

Yoga is a way to freedom. By its constant practice, we can free ourselves from fear, anguish and loneliness... view

By: Indra Devi

The surest sign of age is loneliness... view

By: Annie Dillard

Music was invented to confirm human loneliness... view

By: Lawrence Durrell

I had become, with the approach of night, once more aware of loneliness and time - those two companions without whom no journey can yield us anything... view

By: Lawrence Durrell

What loneliness is more lonely than distrust?.. view

By: George Eliot

At the innermost core of all loneliness is a deep and powerful yearning for union with one's lost self... view

By: Brendan Francis

I would have to say loneliness is next to uncleanliness... view

By: Janeane Garofalo

In the past I have never thought about loneliness when working, and I don't think about it now. Yet there must be a reason for the fact that so many people talk about it... view

By: Alberto Giacometti

The end comes when we no longer talk with ourselves. It is the end of genuine thinking and the beginning of the final loneliness... view

By: Edward Gibbon

Loneliness is never more cruel than when it is felt in close propinquity with someone who has ceased to communicate... view

By: Germaine Greer

Pray that your loneliness may spur you into finding something to live for, great enough to die for... view

By: Dag Hammarskjold

What makes loneliness an anguish is not that I have no one to share my burden, but this: I have only my own burden to bear... view

By: Dag Hammarskjold