|“||They cursed us. Murderer they called us. They cursed us, and drove us away. And we wept, Precious, we wept to be so alone. And we only wish to catch fish so juicy sweet. And we forgot the taste of bread... the sound of trees... the softness of the wind. We even forgot our own name. My Precious.||„|
|~ Gollum in Lord of the Rings: Return of the King|
|“||In my day, we had fantastical feasts when I lived in the palace. And now, look at me--wasted away to practically nothing. Banished and exiled and practically starving! While he and his flimsy fish-folk celebrate. Well, I'll give 'em something to celebrate soon enough.||„|
Alternatively, an Outcast can be a tragic villain who is hated and feared by those around him/herself, forcing them into a life of relative isolation and/or wandering.
Sometimes, outcasts can be people who either got rejected by civilization and society, or they rejected civilization and society.