"We cannot remember too often that when we observe nature, and especially the ordering of nature, it is always ourselves alone we are observing."
"It is strange to be known so universally and yet to be so lonely."Georg C. Lichtenberg on Albert Einstein
"Alone we can do so little together we can do so much."Georg C. Lichtenberg 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."Georg C. Lichtenberg 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."Georg C. Lichtenberg on George Washington
"I restore myself when I'm alone."Georg C. Lichtenberg on Marilyn Monroe
"We accumulate our opinions at an age when our understanding is at its weakest."
"Even truth needs to be clad in new garments if it is to appeal to a new age."
"I cannot say whether things will get better if we change what I can say is they must change if they are to get better."
"Never undertake anything for which you wouldn't have the courage to ask the blessings of heaven."
"Much can be inferred about a man from his mistress: in her one beholds his weaknesses and his dreams."