"Most photographers work best alone, myself included."
"It is strange to be known so universally and yet to be so lonely."Elliott Erwitt on Albert Einstein
"Alone we can do so little together we can do so much."Elliott Erwitt 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."Elliott Erwitt 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."Elliott Erwitt on George Washington
"I restore myself when I'm alone."Elliott Erwitt on Marilyn Monroe
"To me, photography is an art of observation. It's about finding something interesting in an ordinary place... I've found it has little to do with the things you see and everything to do with the way you see them."
"I appreciate simplicity, true beauty that lasts over time, and a little wit and eclecticism that make life more fun."
"The advantage of taking pictures of the famous is that they get published."
"When I get up in the morning I brush my teeth and go about my business, and if I am going anywhere interesting I take my camera along."