"A solitude is the audience-chamber of God."
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"Solitude is as needed to the imagination as society is wholesome to the character."
"Two Paradises t'were in one, to live in Paradise alone."
"In the world a man lives in his own age; in solitude in all ages."
"An artist is always alone -- if he is an artist. No, what the artist needs is loneliness."
"Solitude begets whimsies."
"Well has he lived who has lived well in obscurity."
"Life without a friend is death without a witness."
"If you are afraid of being lonely, don't try to be right."
"The strong man is strongest when alone."
"A man can be himself only so long as he is alone."
"Solitude cherishes great virtues and destroys little ones."
"One can acquire everything in solitude except character."
"In solitude the mind gains strength and learns to lean upon itself."
"What is called good society is usually nothing but a mosaic of polished caricatures."
"Society attacks early, when the individual is helpless."
"Our society is not a community, but merely a collection of isolated family units."
"A free society is a society where it is safe to be unpopular."
"Society in shipwreck is comfort to all."
"No civilized society can thrive upon victims, whose humanity has been permanently mutilated."
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