Lonely, Loneliness Quotes for Seniors, Elders, Retirees, Retirement
Seniors, Senior Living and Retirement: Loneliness could be even considered a hallmark of aging–if we let it grabus.
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Loneliness, Friends, and Solitude Quotes for Seniors
Compiled by DH Owens
Senior Living: Reflect on these quotes about loneliness, friends, and solitude, then take action against loneliness.
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Often loneliness seems to be a part of aging: Lost friends, lost spouses,even lost children make us lonely.
When one loses a spouse through death or divorce or when that spouse is inaccessiblefrom illness, everyone tastes loneliness.
Seniors whose friends have passed away or whose lives are severed from their familiesunderstand loneliness.
Loneliness could be even considered a hallmark of aging–if we let it grabus.
Reflect on these quotes about loneliness, friends, and solitude, then let loneliness be the impetus you need to develop an anti-lonelinessnetwork.
When thinking about companions gone, we feel ourselves doubly alone.
The happiest of all lives is a busy solitude.
The only way to have a friend is to be one.
The glory of friendship is not the outstretched hand, nor the kindly smile, nor the joy of companionship; it is the spiritual inspiration that comes to one when you discover that someone else believes in you and is willing to trust you with afriendship.
You come into the world alone and you go out of the world alone yet it seems to me you are more alone while living than even going and coming.
One aged man — one man — can’t fill a house.
I never found the companion that was so companionable as solitude. We are for the most part more lonely when we go abroad among men than when we stay in our chambers. Henry David Thoreau
You can make more friends in two months by becoming interested in other people than you can in two years by trying to get other people interested inyou.
Ships that pass in the night, and speak each other in passing,
Every deed and every relationship is surrounded by an atmosphere of silence. Friendship needs no words — it is solitude delivered from the anguish ofloneliness.
If you are alone you belong entirely to yourself….If you are accompanied by even one companion you belong only half to yourself, or even less, in proportion to the thoughtlessness of his conduct; and if you have more than one companion you will fall more deeply into the same plight
The body is a house of many windows: there we all sit, showing ourselves and crying on the passers-by to come and love us.
Columbus discovered no isle or key so lonely as himself.
We are all so much together, but we are all dying of loneliness.
The worst loneliness is not to be comfortable with yourself.
Virtue is never left to stand alone. He who has it will have neighbors.
Whosoever is delighted in solitude is either a wild beast or a god.
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