"There is no end to the violations committed by children on children, quietly talking alone."
"It is strange to be known so universally and yet to be so lonely."Elizabeth Bowen on Albert Einstein
"Alone we can do so little together we can do so much."Elizabeth Bowen 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."Elizabeth Bowen 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."Elizabeth Bowen on George Washington
"I restore myself when I'm alone."Elizabeth Bowen on Marilyn Monroe
"Jealousy is no more than feeling alone against smiling enemies."
"Never to lie is to have no lock on your door, you are never wholly alone."
"Education is not so important as people think."
"Experience isn't interesting until it begins to repeat itself. In fact, till it does that, it hardly is experience."
"Pity the selfishness of lovers: it is brief, a forlorn hope it is impossible."