- Notable Thomas de Quincey Quotes Index -
Born: August 15, 1785, Manchester, England, UK
Birth Country: UK
Died: Edinburgh, Scotland, UK, December 8, 1859
Solitude, though it may be silent as light, is like light, the mightiest of agencies for solitude is essential to man. All men come into this world alone and leave it alone.
- Thomas de Quincey
Quotes by Thomas de Quincey