Don't get me wrong. There is a certain pleasure riding and enjoying time with other riders with the same goal, drive, purpose. Being who I am, the sublime ride is solo.
Sometimes you put walls up not to keep people out, but to see who cares enough to break them down. -anon
I lived in solitude in the country and noticed how the monotony of a quiet life stimulates the creative mind. -Albert Einstein
In solitude, we are least alone. -Lord Byron
Solitude is strength; to depend on the presence of the crowd is weakness. The man who needs a mob to nerve him is much more alone than he imagines. -Paul Brunton
Solitude vivifies; isolation kills. -Joseph Roux