"He alone is free who lives with free consent under the entire guidance of reason."
"It is strange to be known so universally and yet to be so lonely."Baruch Spinoza on Albert Einstein
"Alone we can do so little together we can do so much."Baruch Spinoza 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."Baruch Spinoza 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."Baruch Spinoza on George Washington
"I restore myself when I'm alone."Baruch Spinoza on Marilyn Monroe
"Only that thing is free which exists by the necessities of its own nature, and is determined in its actions by itself alone."
"I would warn you that I do not attribute to nature either beauty or deformity, order or confusion. Only in relation to our imagination can things be called beautiful or ugly, well-ordered or confused."
"There is no hope unmingled with fear, and no fear unmingled with hope."
"Fear cannot be without hope nor hope without fear."
"Freedom is absolutely necessary for the progress in science and the liberal arts."