Solitude vivifies; isolation kills
Isolation is the sum total of wretchedness to a man.
Prayer is an end to isolation. It is living our daily life with someone; with him who alone can deliver us from solitude.
I think isolation is one of the greatest problems, an ever-growing obstacle to political solidarity.
Internet: absolute communication, absolute isolation.
Too much of what is called "education" is little more than an expensive isolation from reality
If you want to end your isolation, you must be honest about what you want at a core level and decide to go after it.
Isolation is a self-defeating dream.
Great men are rarely isolated mountain-peaks; they are the summits of ranges.
Fear is only an illusion. It is the illusion that creates the feeling of separ-ateness-the false sense of isolation that exists only in your imagination.
Humor is an antidote to isolation.
The isolation of every human soul and the necessity of self- dependence must give each individual the right to choose his own surroundings.
I could definitely empathize with the character, with the feelings of helplessness - if only the desperation and the feeling Randy Harrison of isolation.
Isolation is a dream killer.
At the moment of childbirth, every woman has the same aura of isolation, as though she were abandoned, alone.
If isolation tempers the strong, it is the stumbling-block of the uncertain.
A good artist should be isolated. If he isn't isolated, something is wrong.
Man can certainly keep on lying (and he does so); but he cannot make truth falsehood. He can certainly rebel (he does so); but he can accomplish nothing which abolishes the choice of God. He can certainly flee from God (he does so) ; but he cannot escape Him. He can certainly hate God and be hateful to God (he does and is so) ; but he cannot change into its opposite the eternal love of God which triumphs even in His hate. He can certainly give himself to isolation (he does so he thinks, wills and behaves godlessly, and is godless) ; but even in his isolation he must demonstrate that which he wishes to controvert the impossibility of playing the "individual" over against God. He may let go of God, but God does not let go of him.
One of the beautiful things about words is that you can put words together which in isolation mean nothing, or mean only what the dictionary says they mean, and you put them together and you get extraordinary effects.
These descents of mine beneath the sea seemed to partake of a real cosmic character. First of all there was the complete and utter loneliness and isolation, a feeling wholly unlike the isolation felt when removed from fellow men by mere distance ... . It was a loneliness more akin to a first venture upon the moon or Venus than that from a plane in mid-ocean or a stance on Mount Everest: no whit more wonderful than these feats, but different.
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