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I live with the people I create and it has always made my essential loneliness less keen
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"I live with the people I create and it has always made my essential loneliness less keen"

- Carson McCullers

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This quote by Carson McCullers talks to the concept of isolation and how it can be minimized through imaginative expression. By developing characters and stories, McCullers is able to cope with the people she develops, which assists to reduce her solitude. This recommends that creative expression can be a form of friendship, allowing us to connect with the characters we create and the stories we tell. It also suggests that loneliness is an important part of the human experience, but it can be reduced through imaginative expression. This quote speaks to the power of creativity and how it can be used to cope with solitude and find friendship.

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USA Flag This quote is written / told by Carson McCullers between February 19, 1917 and September 29, 1967. He/she was a famous Novelist from USA. The author also have 3 other quotes.

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