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Quotes of the Day for 1 May 2001 – Loneliness

Here are some thoughts on Loneliness.

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The quotes:

Language has created the word "loneliness" to express the pain of being alone, and the word "solitude" to express the glory of being alone.
     - Paul Johannes Tillich

What is man without the beasts? If all the beasts were gone, man would die from a great loneliness of spirit. For whatever happens to the beasts, soon happens to man. All things are connected.
     - Chief Sealth

Pray that your loneliness may spur you into finding something to live for, great enough to die for.
     - Dag Hammarskjold, 1905 - 1961

Dreams have only one owner at a time. That's why dreamers are lonely.
     - Erma Bombeck

If you are afraid of being lonely, don't try to be right.
     - Jules Renard, 1864 - 1910


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