"This is nourishing, redemptive we become less alone inside."
"It is strange to be known so universally and yet to be so lonely."David Foster Wallace on Albert Einstein
"Alone we can do so little together we can do so much."David Foster Wallace 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."David Foster Wallace 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."David Foster Wallace on George Washington
"I restore myself when I'm alone."David Foster Wallace on Marilyn Monroe
"The problem is that once the rules of art are debunked, and once the unpleasant realities the irony diagnoses are revealed and diagnosed, 'then' what do we do?"