Quotes: alone

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  • Aeschylus
    Aeschylus
    Greek dramatist BC 525-456
    Aeschylus
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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.
  • Joseph Joubert
    Joseph Joubert
    French writer 1754-1824
    Joseph Joubert
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    Genius begins great works; labor alone finishes them.
  • Adolf Hitler
    Adolf Hitler
    German politician and Nazi party leader 1889-1945
    Adolf Hitler
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    He alone, who owns the youth, gains the future.
  • George Washington
    George Washington
    First president of the US 1732-1799
    George Washington
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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
    Sigmund Freud
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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
    Thomas B. Macaulay
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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
    Henry David Thoreau
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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.
  • Voltaire
    Voltaire
    French writer and philosopher (ps. of Fran├žois Marie Arouet) 1694-1778
    Voltaire
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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
    Jeremy Taylor
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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
    John Selden
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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.
  • Emily Dickinson
    Emily Dickinson
    American poet 1830-1886
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    A letter always feels to me like immortality because it is the mind alone, without corporal friend.
  • Arthur Schopenhauer
    Arthur Schopenhauer
    German philosopher 1788-1860
    Arthur Schopenhauer
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    A man can be himself only so long as he is alone.
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