Quotes: alone

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  • Aeschylus
    Aeschylus
    Greek dramatist BC 525-456
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    Wisdom comes alone through suffering.
  • Henry David Thoreau
    Henry David Thoreau
    American writer 1817-1862
    Henry David Thoreau
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    A man is rich in proportion to the number of things he can afford to let alone.
  • Anna Held
    Anna Held
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    Costumes and scenery alone will not attract audiences.
  • Joseph Joubert
    Joseph Joubert
    French writer 1754-1824
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    Genius begins great works; labor alone finishes them.
  • Adolf Hitler
    Adolf Hitler
    German politician and Nazi party leader 1889-1945
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    He alone, who owns the youth, gains the future.
  • George Washington
    George Washington
    First president of the US 1732-1799
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    I do not mean to exclude altogether the idea of patriotism. I know it exists, and I know it has done much in the present contest. But I will venture to assert, that a great and lasting war can never be supported on this principle alone. It must be aided b
  • Sigmund Freud
    Sigmund Freud
    Austrian psychiatrist 1856-1939
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    Just as a cautious businessman avoids investing all his capital in one concern, so wisdom would probably admonish us also not to anticipate all our happiness from one quarter alone.
  • Thomas B. Macaulay
    Thomas B. Macaulay
    American essayist and historian 1800-1859
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    The English Bible - a book which, if everything else in our language should perish, would alone suffice to show the whole extent of its beauty and power.
  • Henry David Thoreau
    Henry David Thoreau
    American writer 1817-1862
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    The man who goes alone can start today; but he who travels with another must wait till that other is ready, and it may be a long time before they get off.
  • Unlike a drop of water which loses its identity when it joins the ocean, man does not lose his being in the society in which he lives. Man's life is independent. He is born not for the development of the society alone, but for the development of his self.
  • Voltaire
    Voltaire
    French writer and philosopher (ps. of François Marie Arouet) 1694-1778
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    We are rarely proud when we are alone.
  • Bill Hader
    Bill Hader
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    'SNL' is really hard to do when you're single and living alone. And then it's pretty tough when you're married, because you don't see your spouse.
  • Thomas Moore
    Thomas Moore
    Irish poet 1779-1852
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    'Tis the last rose of summer, left blooming alone; all her lovely companions are faded and gone.
  • Jeremy Taylor
    Jeremy Taylor
    British churchman and writer 1613-1667
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    A celibate, like the fly in the heart of an apple, dwells in a perpetual sweetness, but sits alone, and is confined and dies in singularity.
  • John Selden
    John Selden
    British Jurist, Statesman 1584-1654
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    A glorious Church is like a magnificent feast; there is all the variety that may be, but every one chooses out a dish or two that he likes, and lets the rest alone: how glorious soever the Church is, every one chooses out of it his own religion, by which he governs himself, and lets the rest alone.
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