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Seclusion Displaying 1 through 10 of 15 Quotes

"A good artist should be isolated. If he isn't isolated, something is wrong."  (George Orson Welles)

"All creatures are born isolated and have no need of one another."  (The Marquis de Sade)

"He who is unable to live in society, or who has no need because he is sufficient for himself, must be either a beast or a god."  (Aristotle)

"I had a lot of dates but I decided to stay home and dye my eyebrows."  (Andy Warhol, The Andy Warhol Diaries, 1989)

"I never found a companion that was so companionable as solitude."  (Henry David Thoreau)

"I'm the type who'd be happy not going anywhere as long as I was sure I knew exactly what was happening at the places I wasn't going to.  I'm the type who'd like to sit home and watch every party that I'm invited to on a monitor in my bedroom."  (Andy Warhol, America, 1985)

"Sadder than destitution, sadder than a beggar is the man who eats alone in public. Nothing more contradicts the laws of man or beast, for animals always do each other the honor of sharing or disputing each other's food."  (Jean Baudrillard)

"Sometimes I need what only you can provide - Your absence."  (Ashleigh Brilliant)

"Spend some time alone every day."  (The Dalai Lama)

"The solitary ego that revolves around itself and feeds upon itself, ends up strangled by a great cry or a great laugh."  (Marie Henri Beyle, a.k.a. Stendhal)

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