Quotations About / On: LONELY
When so many are lonely as seem to be lonely, it would be inexcusably selfish to be lonely alone.
(Tennessee Williams (1914-1983), U.S. dramatist. Don Quixote, in "Prologue," Camino Real.)
If a person develops friendship with loneliness, he never feels lonely.
(to my students)
Lonely and desoalte with the emotions of life.
Let the raindrops soothe a lonely soul and rainbows cover our soul...An M.G. Quote
Either God created us because he was lonely or we created him because we were.
Life is a lonely journey of no return.
Wisdom is a lonely child with none too few to slay...
(My look on this world and its endless stupidity.)
It's a dismally lonely business, writing.
(Toni Cade Bambara (b. 1939), African American fiction writer. As quoted in Black Women Writers at Work, ch. 2, by Claudia Tate (1985).)
Even cats grow lonely and anxious.
(Mason Cooley (b. 1927), U.S. aphorist. City Aphorisms, Fourteenth Selection, New York (1994).)
Lonely people keep up a ceaseless flow of commentary on themselves.
(Mason Cooley (b. 1927), U.S. aphorist. City Aphorisms, New York (1984).)