Quotations The Best Quotes About Isolation  

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A list of the best isolation quotes and sayings, including the names of each speaker or author when available. This list is sorted by popularity, so only the most famous isolation quotes are at the top. The authors of these historic isolation quotes are displayed next to each quote, so if you see one you like be sure to check out other inspirational isolation quotes from that same writer.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best quotes about isolation?" and "What are inspirational isolation quotes?"

This list includes notable isolation quotes by various authors, writers, playwrights, speakers, politicians, athletes, poets, and more. Vote on your favorites so that the greatest isolation quotes rise to the top, as the order of the list changes dynamically based on votes. Don't let your favorite isolation sayings get to the bottom of the list.
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We're born alone, we live alone, we die alone. Only through our love and friendship can we create the illusion for the moment that we're not alone. Orson Welles

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We allow our ignorance to prevail upon us and make us think we can survive alone, alone in patches, alone in groups, alone in races, even alone in genders. Maya Angelou

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National isolation breeds national neurosis. Hubert Humphrey

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Not only does democracy make every man forget his ancestors, but also clouds their view of their descendants and isolates them from their contemporaries. Each man is for ever thrown back on himself alone, and there is danger that he may be shut up in the solitude of his own heart. Alexis de Tocqueville

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We're all of us sentenced to solitary confinement inside our own skins, for life! Tennessee Williams

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I am greatly pleased with the public, authentic isolation in which we two, you and I, now find ourselves. It is wholly in accord with our attitude and our principles. Karl Marx

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It isn't the oceans which cut us off from the world -- it's the American way of looking at things. Henry Miller