Loneliness, far from being a rare and curious phenomenon to a few solitary men like myself, is the central and inevitable fact of human existence.
~ Thomas Wolfe
Unlovely, nay, frightful, is the solitude of the soul without God in the world.
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
Shakespeare, Leonardo da Vinci, Benjamin Franklin, and Abraham Lincoln never saw a movie, heard a radio, or looked at television. They had loneliness and knew what to do with it. They were not afraid of being lonely because they knew that was when the creative mood in them would work.
~ Carl Sandburg
They are never alone who are accompanied with noble thoughts.
~ Sir Philip Sidney
Being unwanted, unloved, uncared for, forgotten by everybody, I think that is a much greater hunger, a much greater poverty than the person who has nothing to eat.
~ Mother Teresa
One is the loneliest number that you’ll ever do. Two can be as bad as one. It’s the loneliest number since the number one…
~ Three Dog Night
The worst loneliness is not to be comfortable with yourself.
~ Mark Twain