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"What is a friend if not someone you feel close to, someone you like being with, someone you can confide in and share pleasure with. -Jeremy Malory-" - Johanna Lindsey

"Since PTSD is being exposed to death and the death of someone close, I felt really close to [the soldiers]." - Alice Winocour

"There is a primal reassurance in being touched, in knowing that someone else, someone close to you, wants to be touching you. There is a bone-deep security that goes with the brush of a human hand, a silent, reflex-level affirmation that someone is near, that someone cares." - Jim Butcher

"I love being with someone, taking care of someone." - Marian Seldes

"Someone that is not close with their family is an immediate deal breaker for me." - Nico Tortorella

"How wonderful it is to play with someone you feel very close to." - Emanuel Ax

"When you need someone To talk to Or just to be with you Remember there is someone close by That someone is me" - Margaret Jones

"Being close ain't good enough." - Chris Paul

"We're invisible. I've never been here with someone else. It's different being invisible with someone." - John Green

"Loving someone is different from being in love with someone. You can hate someone you're in love with" - Fyodor Dostoevsky

"I didn't want to spent a lot of close time with someone who believed that fun is a bourgeois indulgence." - Howard Zinn

"It was as close as I had ever come to having power over someone, and I equated it with love." - Jill Ciment

"One day, someone will get too close to the television, and I will pull them into this hell with me." - Pat Sajak

"Loneliness is never more cruel than when it is felt in close propinquity with someone who has ceased to communicate." - Germaine Greer

"I married someone whom I was close friends with first. I think that was a really good move." - Cindy Crawford

"It's hard to give up the being together with someone." - Lois Lowry

"If you can find someone like that, someone who you can hold and close your eyes to the world with, then you're lucky." - Patrick Rothfuss

"of all the deprivations which afflict humankind, none is more dreadful than loneliness. A corrosive, it eats the heart out. People were meant to live by twos, with someone close with whom to share good and bad, to hear breathing in the dark room at night. Being alone is the one unnatural act." - Zelda Popkin

"Lust is the difference between loving someone and being in love with someone." - Teresa Mummert

"Yes, I'm very close to my family. And being that close to your family, I think you also struggle with how to become your own person." - Linda Cardellini

"Being someone who had had a very difficult childhood, a very difficult adolescence - it had to do with not quite poverty, but close. It had to do with being brought up in a family where no one spoke English, no one could read or write English. It had to do with death and disease and lots of other things. I was a little prone to depression." - Sherwin B Nuland

"I remember hearing someone say that good acting is more about taking off a mask than putting one on, and in movie acting, certainly that's true. With the camera so close, you can see right down into your soul, hopefully. So being able to do that in a way is terrifying, and in another way, truly liberating. And I like that about it" - Annette Bening

"But she knew that she had encountered one of the more devastating kinds of loneliness in existence: that of being in close contact with someone to whom she was a nonperson, and who thereby rendered her invisible and of no consequence." - Dorothy Gilman

"I don't mind being an only child; never have. I am lucky, though, that I have my friend Emily, who grew-up very close to me and so, there is someone I have shared memories with. I would miss that if I didn't have it, I think." - Jennifer Ehle

"I remember hearing someone say that good acting is more about taking off a mask than putting one on, and in movie acting, certainly that's true. With the camera so close, you can see right down into your soul, hopefully. So being able to do that in a way is terrifying, and in another way, truly liberating. And I like that about it." - Annette Bening

"...being alone with him was like being in a room which someone had just violently left" - John Banville

"I adore being with Roberta. I adore being in her spiritual light. I adore being close to her talent and gifts." - Peabo Bryson

"I like doing theaters. I like being up close and personal with the fans. It's really cool." - Ruben Studdard

"I like being close to the bats." - Don Mattingly

"The fact that I'm very close with my past relationships is something I pride myself on. My mom is still close to her first husband. It's nice to be able to enjoy someone in a different form." - Kate Bosworth

"Don't confuse close with happy" - Sarah Connor

"When you know that someone close to you is going to die, there's a natural tendency to want to spend as much time with them as you can." - Nicholas Sparks

"If you love someone, truly love them, you should never cause them pain. Never fill their eyes with something so close to grief." - Laurell K Hamilton

"Because letting someone in close meant they could hurt you. I knew all about that kind of fear. I lived with it." - Lisa Kleypas

"I am not someone who likes cocktail parties or large dinner parties, but I have to attend them often. I much prefer very small dinners with close friends." - Tom Ford

"It's never nice to lose someone close to you; unfortunately, life goes on, and we have to make peace with it and move on." - Francois Hougaard

"When someone is close by, you just know it." - James Dashner

"When someone close to you dies, move seats." - Jimmy Carr

"I've always been someone who needs someone with them to poke and annoy. I'm useless at being by myself." - George Ezra

"The films that I've made with my company Irish DreamTime are close to my heart. 'The Greatest' being one of them, and 'Evelyn' being another." - Pierce Brosnan

"The best thing is being really close. The worst thing is being really close." - Joel Madden

"I am close - too close - with my family." - Britt Robertson

"When your whole being is attracted to someone else's whole being, then I think that is someone you were meant to be connected with at some point." - Lily Collins

"It's hard to conceive of someone who could work for at least a few hours each day for months and years on the same story without it being close enough to their life experience to fuel their commitment." - Rafael Yglesias

"A true community is not just about being geographically close to someone or part of the same social web network. It's about feeling connected and responsible for what happens. Humanity is our ultimate community, and everyone plays a crucial role." - Yehuda Berg

"Why do people think being with someone is the answer to everything?" - Elizabeth Scott

"There's a lot more to being with someone than just love." - Sarah Michelle Gellar

"There's a lot more to being with someone than just love." - Sarah Michelle Gellar

"Being with someone I love and care about to feed off positive energy is crucial." - Nastia Liukin

"Being able to communicate with someone doesn't necessarily mean that you understand them." - Eugene J. Martin

"If someone is being very cheeky, it can be quite fun to deal with that situation." - John Bercow

"Being a fiction writer makes you someone who works with irresponsibility." - Orhan Pamuk

"When I meet someone I like being with more than I like being alone, I'll marry her." - Emily Giffin

"Basically I have, like, five really close friends - girls and guys. I like being friends with both because you can do different things with both." - Natalie Portman

"I get the feeling you'd rather pine over someone you can never possibly be with than try being with someone you can." - Cassandra Clare

"Delightful, tragic, gloriously elegiac and riddled with puns-Close to Hugh is just like life, only so much more beautiful for being art." - Lynn Coady

"The gods being always close to men perceive those who afflict others with unjust devices and do not fear the wrath of heaven." - Hesiod

"You know, most boys would enjoy being trapped in close quarters with a girl." I roll my eyes. "Not claustrophobic people, Tris." - Veronica Roth

"The excellence of every art is its intensity, capable of making all disagreeables evaporate, from their being in close relationship with beauty and truth." - John Keats

"No doubt I enjoy being close to people in the way I dress, the way I speak, and the way I communicate with people." - Vicente Fox

"I enjoy the Web site a lot and I like being able to talk to my readers. I've always had a very close relationship with them." - Anne Rice

"Despite our ever-connective technology, neither Skype nor Facebook - not even a telephone call - can come close to the joy of being with loved ones in person." - Marlo Thomas

"If someone is really close with you, your getting upset or them getting upset is okay, and they don't change because of it. It's just part of the relationship. It happens. You deal with it." - Sarah Dessen

"Because of my two films - one was about my half-sister (Kati with an I) and the next one featured my cousin (Fake It So Real) - I was hesitant to start with someone so close." - Robert Greene

"I don't think I could have a genuine relationship with someone who didn't love to travel and appreciate new foods. Traveling is a big part of my life, and I want to share that with the people close to me." - Candice Accola

"Did you ever notice how difficult it is to argue with someone who is not obsessed with being right?" - Wayne Dyer

"I think I'm being friendly with someone and I'll sit in their lap. They think I'm flirting with them." - Kylie Minogue

"I have always drawn strength from being close to home." - Arthur Ashe

"When I have an argument with someone, even with someone I am not very close with, I can't sleep at night thinking about it. It's terrible. But I still manage speak out frankly because I have also been gifted with the ability to read people. I can sense when they start to get irritated with me, and then, I shift." - Hans Rosling

"It's a great relief to feel that you're working with someone rather than for someone. You don't feel that you're being tested, as it were." - John Hurt

"It's an industry of lonely people in a crowd, Bill Margold was saying. 'They're scared to get close to each other. You're far better off having someone to sleep next to then having someone to sleep with because you have to trust someone you sleep next to." - Louis Theroux

"I do want someone, need someone. You're right. And, when I'm with you, I feel like I'm a better person. I feel happier. Less alone, less lonely. But it's not as simple as that, is it? Being with someone?" - Naomi Campbell

"I do want someone, need someone. You're right. And, when I'm with you, I feel like I'm a better person. I feel happier. Less alone, less lonely. But it's not as simple as that, is it? Being with someone?" - Naomi Campbell

"The key to getting the record is running fast because someone else did not take it too crazy at the beginning, so it leaves me with a lot of energy to close." - Bernard Lagat

"You're brilliant,"he says."But you're a fool to stay with someone like me." I close my eyes at the touch of his hand."Then we are both fools." - Marie Lu

"I wouldn't be worried to sit next to someone with Ebola virus on the Tube as long as they don't vomit on you or something. This is an infection that requires very close contact." - Peter Piot

"She thought of death like the seam of a hem: each time you lose someone close, it unraveled a little. You could still go along with your life, but you'd be forever tripping over something you previously took for granted." - Jodi Picoult

"The assumption of the word reunion is that, once you're together again, you are united. Two as one. Pulling close to someone is only a temporary symbol. It's the way you breathe with each other that's the telltale sign." - David Levithan

"The world is so empty if one thinks only of mountains, rivers & cities; but to know someone who thinks & feels with us, & who, though distant, is close to us in spirit, this makes the earth for us an inhabited garden." - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

"As if when someone close to us dies, we momentarily trade places with them, in the moment right before. And as we get over it, we're really living their life in reverse, from death to life, from sickness to health." - David Levithan

"If you have an argument with someone and you sulk, sometimes you don't want to speak to them. But it is important to keep your friends close to you and do the right things." - Jermain Defoe

"Any candidate who'd offered a real possibility of an alternative to Nixon - someone with a different concept of the presidency - could have challenged him and come very close to beating him." - Hunter S Thompson

"When you're really close to someone, they can make fun of you a lot and get away with it. But they sort of poke you in all of the right places." - Ian Somerhalder

"Watch how your mind judges. Judgment comes, in part, out of your own fear. You judge other people because you're not comfortable in your own being. By judging, you find out where you stand in relation to other people. The judging mind is very divisive. It separates. Separation closes your heart. If you close your heart to someone, you are perpetuating your suffering and theirs. Shifting out of judgment means learning to appreciate your predicament and their predicament with an open heart instead of judging. Then you can allow yourself and others to just be, without separation..." - Ram Dass

"Watch how your mind judges. Judgment comes, in part, out of your own fear. You judge other people because you're not comfortable in your own being. By judging, you find out where you stand in relation to other people. The judging mind is very divisive. It separates. Separation closes your heart. If you close your heart to someone, you are perpetuating your suffering and theirs. Shifting out of judgment means learning to appreciate your predicament and their predicament with an open heart instead of judging. Then you can allow yourself and others to just be, without separation..." - Ram Dass

"Even when we're with someone we love, we're foolish enough to think of her body and soul as being separate. To stand before the person we love is not the same as loving her true self, for we are only apt to regard her physical beauty as the indispensable mode of her existence. When time and space intervene, it is possible to be deceived by both, but on the other hand, it is equally possible to draw twice as close to her real self." - Yukio Mishima

"Go to a wig store with your girlfriends, never by yourself. You need someone to say, 'Girl that looks good!' You need someone to encourage you to try pieces on. Try to purchase a wig close to your natural hair color as possible, don't come in with brown hair and try to leave as a redhead unless you are fine with that!" - Sherri Shepherd

"You can be for someone without being against someone else." - Joe Andrew

"Ive gone through long periods without being with someone and got a bit lonely, but not for a while." - Rufus Sewell

"Being in love with someone who doesn't even know that you exist isn't the worst thing in the world." - Tonya Hurley

"Wasn't that the point to being married? That you had a partner, someone you trusted, to help with important decisions." - Sarah Addison Allen

"being with someone for over a year can mean that you love them ... but it can also mean you're trapped." - David Levithan

"being with someone for over a year can mean that you love them ... but it can also mean you're trapped." - David Levithan

"being with someone for over a year can mean that you love them ... but it can also mean you're trapped." - David Levithan

"We all long for someone with whom we are able to share our peculiar burdens of being alive." - Salley Vickers

"You cannot explain to someone who comes with no idea of what you are talking about without being misunderstood." - Jiddu Krishnamurti

"Being with someone who is smart and gives good advice adds tremendously wonderful elements to your life." - Patricia Cornwell

"I spent years shaking the damage that comes with being burned by living near someone else's spotlight." - Shawn Amos

"I'm on the path to being someone I'm equally terrified by and obsessed with. My true self." - Troye Sivan

"I've gone through long periods without being with someone and got a bit lonely, but not for a while." - Rufus Sewell

"You can take me and then you can take a blond white man with blue eyes, and you could say, "Fundamentally, they're different." And then I could talk to that white guy about the first time he lost someone close to his heart, and I could tell him about the first time I lost someone close to my heart, and I can guarantee you that at least 70 percent of the experienced feelings will be similar. We are human beings." - Amma Asante

"But, when the chips are down, its better to be furious with someone you love, or frightened for someone you love, than be put through the merciless horror of being ashamed of someone you love." - James A Baldwin

"Many of us have had that experience of being in love with someone and then they end up being your enemy and there's a stranger in your bed." - Rachel Holmes

"Creating a close connection to those you do business with has its many risks, rewards and consequences. There are few things in business I have encountered that are more difficult than firing someone, particularly if that someone has always been, or has become a friend. On the flip side, I have been rewarded with many friends." - Mark Cuban

"If you zoom close-if you get really close to someone, if you really get close to yourself-then you lose the other person, you lose yourself entirely. You get so close you can't see anything anymore." - David Levithan

"It is the hardest thing to close the open hand of someone you love." - Luigi Pirandello

"It's strange to be so physically close to someone who's so distant" - Suzanne Collins

"Once you let yourself grow close to someone, cutting the ties could be painful." - Haruki Murakami

"Close your eyes, and think of someone you physically admire, and let me kiss you." - Steven Morrissey

"When you get close enough to someone you're never really alone again." - Stephen Baxter

"There are few things more subtly distressing than an inappropriate gift from someone close to you." - Anatole Broyard

"Sometimes you get so close to someone you end up on the other side of them." - Richard Siken

"It's hard to close the door on optimistic expectations when you love someone." - Dennis Lehane

"One of the greatest human longings is to be close to someone." - Kathleen R Fischer

"We're always inventing, even if we're making someone who's fairly close to ourselves." - Alice Mattison

"Profound desire, true desire is the desire to be close to someone." - Paulo Coelho

"I take time to get close to, and I don't immediately throw my arms round someone." - Bernard Arnault

"I know what you go through when you learn someone close to you has died." - Lee Grant

"Why watch someone kissing when people really close their eyes when they kiss?" - John Hughes

"[ Sherlock Holmes] has moved from being someone who was sociopathic, work-obsessed and slightly amoral, into being someone who has a certain degree of a private life, which is very, very private, with The Woman, or Irene Adler." - Benedict Cumberbatch

"I like being mistaken for someone useful." - Helen Humphreys

"My brother was diagnosed with autism, so it's something that hits close to home. And as I got older - especially when I started modeling and being in the city - I wanted to do help. I became involved with Autism Speaks." - Jacquelyn Jablonski

"Being tired isn't the same as being rich, but most times it's close enough." - Chuck Palahniuk

"I've said about a million times that the best thing a young photographer can do is to stay close to home. Start with your friends and family, the people who will put up with you. Discover what it means to be close to your work, to be intimate with a subject. Measure the difference between that and working with someone you don't know as much about. Of course there are many good photographs that have nothing to do with staying close to home, and I guess what I'm really saying is that you should take pictures of something that has meaning for you" - Annie Leibovitz

"I"ve said about a million times that the best thing a young photographer can do is to stay close to home. Start with your friends and family, the people who will put up with you. Discover what it means to be close to your work, to be intimate with a subject. Measure the difference between that and working with someone you don't know as much about. Of course there are many good photographs that have nothing to do with staying close to home, and I guess what I'm really saying is that you should take pictures of something that has meaning for you" - Annie Leibovitz

"Let someone else take a crack at [your story]. Sometimes, even after time has passed, we're just too close to the thing. You don't want to kill your darlings or, maybe it's the opposite: you just want to kill all of it with cleansing fire. Let someone else confirm or veto your feelings. They'll also bring new questions and complexities to the table, too." - Chuck Wendig

"For me I feel close to the Savior when I can do in a small way for someone else, what He would do if He were there. In a way, that's what being an instrument in all about . . . to make it possible for His love to reach more of His children." - Barbara W. Winder

"I don't have a regular happy family like most people. My parents are separated; my dad married someone else and so did my mom. All my siblings are from my parents' other marriages. So yes, it is complicated, and I don't like talking about it or explaining this to everybody. But all this doesn't stop us from being close to each other." - Shahid Kapoor

"A good biography is the richest experience. When you watch a TV series together with someone is like being in a novel with them." - Darcey Steinke

"I used to say I would never run unless I was being chased by someone with a gun. Now I'm a little obsessed with it!" - Rachael Ray

"Have you ever felt really close to someone? So close that you can't understand why you and the other person have two separate bodies, two separate skins?" - Nancy Garden

"The old people came literally to love the soil and they sat or reclined on the ground with a feeling of being close to a mothering power. The soil was soothing, strengthening, cleansing and healing." - Luther Standing Bear

"When confronted with a situation that appears fragmented or impossible, step back, close your eyes, and envision perfection where you saw brokenness. Go to the inner place where there is no problem, and abide in the consciousness of well-being." - Alan Cohen

"Never miss an opportunity to show your love, especially to those close to you, because we are always at our most cautious with them for fear of being hurt." - Paulo Coelho

"Short stories and some short novels are close to poetry-with the fewest words they capture the essence of a situation, of a human being. It's like trying to pin down the eternal moment." - Gina Berriault

"[T]hey stretch you on a table. Then they bid you close your eyelids, And they mask you with a napkin, And the anaesthetic reaches Hot and subtle through your being." - William Ernest Henley

"I'm never going to be content with a comeback when you end up losing ... You can't just accept being in a game that's close and end up losing it. It's just not okay." - Charlie Weis

"We can't help being thirsty, moving toward the voice of water. Milk drinkers draw close to the mother. Muslims, Christians, Jews, Buddhists, Hindus, shamans, everyone hears the intelligent sound and moves with thirst to meet it." - Rumi

"There is a community of the spirit. Join it, and feel the delight of walking in the noisy street and being the noise. Drink all your passion, and be a disgrace. Close both eyes to see with the other eye" - Rumi

"We all know people who are ridiculously famous, and it's a scary thing because all of the sudden people - even the people you are close to - stop being honest with you, stop telling you the truth." - Karen Elson

"There is a community of the spirit. Join it, and feel the delight of walking in the noisy street and being the noise. Drink all your passion, and be a disgrace. Close both eyes to see with the other eye." - Rumi

"I've known Harvey for over 40 years and I worked with him on the Burnett show for 11 years. I guess you could say we're about as close as you can get to being a comedy team." - Tim Conway

"I went from such a testosterone-driven show to the exact opposite, because 'Friends With Better Lives' is run by the ladies. I imagine it's close to what being married feels like." - Kevin Connolly

"I want to get a real sense of intimate connection with each of the animals - with that particular lion or elephant in front of me. I believe that being that close to the animal makes a huge difference in the photographers ability to reveal its personality. You wouldn't take a portrait of a human being from a hundred feet away and expect to capture their spirit; you'd move in close." - Nick Brandt

"I've gone from, you know, being too close to politicians, to being too close to entertainers, and people's father that I'm not." - Al Sharpton

"I wasn't good at being affable. You get beyond that and realise the attraction in any human being has more to do with what they give to someone rather than just being face candy." - Alison Moyet

"Close both eyes to see with the other eye." - Rumi

"I was born with eyes that can never close..." - Joy Harjo

"He who understands nature walks close with God." - Edgar Cayce

"Close with a Frenchman, but out-maneuver a Russian." - Horatio Nelson



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