The individual has always had to struggle to keep from being overwhelmed by the tribe. If you try it, you will be lonely often, and sometimes frightened. But no price is too high to pay for the privilege of owning yourself.— Friedrich Nietzsche
Contentment feeling alone quotes that are about leave me alone
Give me a flagon of red wine, a book of verses, a loaf of bread, and a little idleness. If with such store I might sit by thy dear side in some lonely place, I should deem myself happier than a king in his kingdom.
The first great thing is to find yourself and for that you need solitude and contemplation - at least sometimes. I can tell you deliverance will not come from the rushing noisy centers of civilization. It will come from the lonely places.
I'm so high, it's so lonely up here
Great eagles fly alone; great lions hunt alone; great souls walk alone-alone with God. Such loneliness is hard to endure, and impossible to enjoy unless God accompanied. Prophets are lone men; they walk alone, pray alone and God makes them alone.
Flee the country where a lone man holds all power: It is a nation of slaves.
No price is too high to pay for the privilege of owning yourself.
Do not feel lonely on the road of righteousness Because of the fewness of the walkers on it.
I have the best roommates in the world! It creates a fun sense of family.
.. and that's really important to me. Things can get so lonely without it.
There is pleasure in the pathless woods, there is rapture in the lonely shore, there is society where none intrudes, by the deep sea, and music in its roar; I love not Man the less, but Nature more.
The loneliest moment in someone’s life is when they are watching their whole world fall apart, and all they can do is stare blankly.
Do not let your fire go out, spark by irreplaceable spark in the hopeless swamps of the not-quite, the not-yet, and the not-at-all. Do not let the hero in your soul perish in lonely frustration for the life you deserved and have never been able to reach. The world you desire can be won. It exists.. it is real.. it is possible.. it's yours.
I wandered lonely as a cloud That floats on high o'er vales and hills When all at once I saw a crowd A host of golden daffodils Beside the lake beneath the trees Fluttering and dancing in the breeze.
The cure for a lonely heart is to be alone with Jesus!
You sometimes think you want to disappear, but all you really want is to be found.
If you're lonely when you're alone, you're in bad company.
Once in the dream of a night I stood Lone in the light of a magical wood, Soul-deep in visions that poppy-like sprang; And spirits of Truth were the birds that sang, And spirits of Love were the stars that glowed, And spirits of Peace were the streams that flowed In that magical wood in the land of sleep.
The lonely one offers his hand too quickly to whomever he encounters.
And gentle winds and waters near, make music to the lonely ear.
I am a lover without a lover. I am lovely and lonely and I belong deeply to myself.
Being an intellectual creates a lot of questions and no answers.
You can fill your life up with ideas and still go home lonely. All you really have that really matters are feelings. That's what music is to me.” – Janis Joplin
Fluttering and dancing in the breeze.
Loneliness and the feeling of being unwanted is the most terrible poverty.
The best remedy for those who are afraid, lonely or unhappy is to go outside, somewhere where they can be quiet, alone with the heavens, nature and God. Because only then does one feel that all is as it should be.
We are born alone, we live alone, we die alone. Everything in-between is a gift.
To be an effective criminal defense counsel, an attorney must be prepared to be demanding, outrageous, irreverent, blasphemous, a rogue, a renegade, and a hated, isolated, and lonely person - few love a spokesman for the despised and the damned.
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Always give a word or a sign of salute when meeting or passing a friend,even a stranger, when in a lonely place. Show respect to all people and grovel to none. When you arise in the morning give thanks for the food and for the joy of living. If you see no reason for giving thanks, the fault lies only in yourself.
I go in solitude, so as not to drink out of everybody's cistern.
When I am among the many I live as the many do, and I do not think I really think; after a time it always seems as if they want to banish myself from myself and rob me of my soul.
Never be afraid to try something new.
Remember that a lone amateur built the Ark. A large group of professionals built the Titanic.
I was always a lonely person when I was with everyone.
If you have a sick or lonely person at home, be there.
Maybe just to hold a hand, maybe just to give a smile, that is the greatest, the most beautiful work.
We are torn between nostalgia for the familiar and an urge for the foreign and strange. As often as not, we are homesick most for the places we have never known.
The great battles, the battles that decide our destiny and the destiny of generations yet unborn, are not fought on public platforms, but in the lonely hours of the night and in moments of agony.
Remember: the time you feel lonely is the time you most need to be by yourself.
Life's cruelest irony.
O Hope! Dazzling, radiant Hope! What a change thou bringest to the hopeless;
brightening the darkened paths, and cheering the lonely way.