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I'm on this extraordinary adventure, and if I have no one to talk to at the end of the night, I feel lonely.
Years ago I met Richard Burton in Port Talbot, my home town, and afterwards he passed in his car with his wife, and I thought, 'I want to get out and become like him'. Not because of Wales, because I love Wales, but because I was so limited as a child at school and so bereft and lonely, and I thought becoming an actor would do that.
We're all lonely, but I'd rather be lonely by myself than with a long list of duties and obligations. I think that's why people kill themselves, really.
Steven Patrick Morrissey
I've sold my soul for freedom. It's lonely but it's sweet.
In my adolescence, I think I felt very outcast; I felt lonely. I felt great loneliness, and sometimes I wouldn't partake in Christmas, and I would go off and wander in the streets of Melbourne.
Fame always brings loneliness. Success is as ice cold and lonely as the North Pole.
I went through my whole life wanting to feel I belonged. I was very, very lonely, so I would marry people that I wasn't really in love with, and who weren't right for me, because I hoped they would be.
I talk to my readers on social networking sites, but I never tell them what the book is about. Writing is lonely, so from time to time I talk to them on the Internet. It's like chatting at a bar without leaving your office. I talk with them about a lot of things other than my books.
Anyone would be lying if they said they didn't get lonely at times.
For whoever is lonely there is a tavern.
A slug is always on its own. It's a lonely insect.
Even cats grow lonely and anxious.
People who lead a lonely existence always have something on their minds that they are eager to talk about.
Being prime minister is a lonely job... you cannot lead from the crowd.
Orphans, dead parents, lonely children at Christmas, morose spoken word recordings, everything you love about the holidays. Move the turkey over so you can fit your head in the oven.
The thing that makes you exceptional, if you are at all, is inevitably that which must also make you lonely.
You're only lonely if you're not there for you.
I know I'm really lucky to do what I do, but sometimes with the hours and the travelling, I don't get to see my family and friends as much as I'd like. It can be lonely on the road. Sometimes I come offstage after a massive adrenaline rush, and then when I go to an empty hotel room on my own, it can be an anti-climax.
Absolutely lonely people have few personal interactions of any kind.
Whether you've seen angels floating around your bedroom or just found a ray of hope at a lonely moment, choosing to believe that something unseen is caring for you can be a life-shifting exercise.
I don't think that my kind of journalism has ever been universally popular. It's lonely out here.
Hunter S. Thompson
The stars, that nature hung in heaven, and filled their lamps with everlasting oil, give due light to the misled and lonely traveller.
My wife sent her photograph to the lonely hearts club. They sent it back, said they weren't that lonely.
Keep in mind that to avoid loneliness, many people need both a social circle and an intimate attachment. Having just one of two may still leave you feeling lonely.
It is a very lonely life that a man leads, who becomes aware of truths before their times.
C. S. Lewis
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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