"I was never less alone than when by myself."
"It is strange to be known so universally and yet to be so lonely."Edward Gibbon on Albert Einstein
"Alone we can do so little together we can do so much."Edward Gibbon 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."Edward Gibbon 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."Edward Gibbon on George Washington
"I restore myself when I'm alone."Edward Gibbon on Marilyn Monroe
"Beauty is an outward gift which is seldom despised, except by those to whom it has been refused."
"Our work is the presentation of our capabilities."
"The courage of a soldier is found to be the cheapest and most common quality of human nature."
"Their poverty secured their freedom, since our desires and our possessions are the strongest fetters of despotism."
"I understand by this passion the union of desire, friendship, and tenderness, which is inflamed by a single female, which prefers her to the rest of her sex, and which seeks her possession as the supreme or the sole happiness of our being."