- Solitude is the state of being alone without being lonely. It is a positive and constructive state of engagement with oneself.
- Solitude is desirable, a state of being alone where you provide yourself wonderful and sufficient company.
- Solitude is a time that can be used for reflection, inner searching or growth or enjoyment of some kind.
- Deep reading requires solitude, so does experiencing the beauty of nature. Thinking and creativity usually do too.
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