The larger loneliness of our lives evolves from our unwillingness to spend ourselves, stir ourselves. We are always damping down our inner weather, permitting ourselves the comforts of postponement, of rehearsals.A-Z Quotes. 2020. TOP 25 QUOTES BY CAROL SHIELDS | A-Z Quotes. [online] Available at: <https://www.azquotes.com/author/13503-Carol_Shields> [Accessed 2 June 2020].