"I need to do things on my own, need to be left alone."
"It is strange to be known so universally and yet to be so lonely."Henry Rollins on Albert Einstein
"Alone we can do so little together we can do so much."Henry Rollins on Helen Keller
"It's often just enough to be with someone. I don't need to touch them. Not even talk. A feeling passes between you both. You're not alone."Henry Rollins on Marilyn Monroe
"Associate with men of good quality if you esteem your own reputation for it is better to be alone than in bad company."Henry Rollins on George Washington
"I restore myself when I'm alone."Henry Rollins on Marilyn Monroe
"I'm 36 and if I met a woman of my own age and married her, I'd also be marrying her former life, her past. It might be OK for some people - I don't want to judge it or anything - but it's not for me. It would destroy my creativity."
"Yes, I guess you could say I am a loner, but I feel more lonely in a crowed room with boring people than I feel on my own."
"Being an artist is dragging your innermost feelings out, giving a piece of yourself, no matter in which art form, in which medium."
"Loneliness adds beauty to life. It puts a special burn on sunsets and makes night air smell better."
"I have always thought that change you can see and feel is best."