"Do not rely completely on any other human being, however dear. We meet all life's greatest tests alone."
"It is strange to be known so universally and yet to be so lonely."Agnes Macphail on Albert Einstein
"Alone we can do so little together we can do so much."Agnes Macphail on Helen Keller
"It's often just enough to be with someone. I don't need to touch them. Not even talk. A feeling passes between you both. You're not alone."Agnes Macphail on Marilyn Monroe
"Associate with men of good quality if you esteem your own reputation for it is better to be alone than in bad company."Agnes Macphail on George Washington
"I restore myself when I'm alone."Agnes Macphail on Marilyn Monroe
"I want for myself what I want for other women, absolute equality."
"I do not want to be the angel of any home: I want for myself what I want for other women, absolute equality. After that is secured, then men and women can take turns being angels."
"It is a fact that all women contribute more to marriage than men for the most part they have to change their place of living, their method of work, a great many women today changing their occupation entirely on marriage and they must even change their name."