alone quotes

I need some isolation, it's necessary to me, that's just who I am. I need to be left alone.Laura Marling

I love the way you can fall in love with a piece of literature; how words alone can get your heart doing that.Laura Marling

You have to respect your audience. Without them, you're essentially standing alone, singing to yourself.K. D. Lang

You can't call me a Twitter phenomenon or a YouTube one. These things are useful, but so's hard gigging. One year I did 311 shows. I did six in one night alone.Ed Sheeran

Fear is that thing that keeps you up there on that other plateau. Fear is that thing that just keeps you closed down, and quite frankly, alone.Andrew Shue

Perhaps if we all subscribed to the African concept of Ubuntu - that we all become people through other people, and that we cannot be fully human alone, we could learn a lot. There'd be less hatred and more harmony.Queen Rania of Jordan

No man is an island. No man stands alone.Dennis Brown

I like melancholy. I like to pretend that I'm alone in the world and I'm just sort of abandoned.Jamaica Kincaid

But Socialism, alone, can bring self-determination of their peoples.Karl Liebknecht

Improvisation is almost like the retarded cousin in the comedy world. We've been trying forever to get improvisation on TV. It's just like stand-up. It's best when it's just left alone. It doesn't translate always on TV. It's best live.Amy Poehler

We are never the same with others as when we are alone. We are different, even when we are in the dark with them.Maurice Maeterlinck

You'd think I'd have been happiest in my life playing music in front of 50,000 people at Gillette Stadium. But let me tell you, it's an odd feeling to feel alone in the spotlight.Kenny Chesney

I was a philosophy major as an undergraduate, and I'm just an arrogant little thing. It's hard for me to admit that I can't understand something, let alone not be in charge of it.Mary Karr

I don't know. I think it's funny! I think it's funny! I go, what? It's so absurd. I'm alone.Danny DeVito

People must insist on the right to say no, to be alone, to stand out from the herd. Creative artists can say all this in their own way and in their own field, by hard, rigorous work.Tahar Ben Jelloun

Laws are generally found to be nets of such a texture, as the little creep through, the great break through, and the middle-sized are alone entangled in it.William Shenstone

I was able to support myself by acting alone about six years ago. Until then, I was just scraping by.Edie Falco

In a world that is constantly changing, there is no one subject or set of subjects that will serve you for the foreseeable future, let alone for the rest of your life. The most important skill to acquire now is learning how to learn.John Naisbitt

I would point out that I'm an actress for a reason! If I were popular in high school, I would have considered another career because I wouldn't have been alone in my room, making up other characters for myself. I definitely had growing pains. The popular kids didn't want anything to do with the girl who was starting the drama club.Ginnifer Goodwin

It helps to be able to be alone. 'Cuz writing is done alone, unless you collaborate, but I don't do that. Ask my ex-wife.Dirk Benedict