I think, to be a successful author, you've got to be part recluse and part show-off. Morris Gleitzman
I feel akin to the Platypus. An orphan in a family. A swimmer, a recluse. Part bird, part fish, part lizard. Trevor Dunn
I don't really go out that much, if I'm honest. I'm quite a recluse. If I had my way, I'd probably be at home most of the time with a book and a cup of tea or glass of wine. Amber Le Bon
The older I get, the more of a recluse I turn into. I love the social aspect of my work. It's like a commune and gets very intense and very sociable. Then when I am not working, I shut myself away, so I can see myself living up a mountain. Ben Daniels
Me, I walk along and feel quietly defensive, a recluse in the Land of We. That's quite the loaded word, 'we.' Caroline Knapp