"Is there no Latin word for Tea? Upon my soul, if I had known that I would have let the vulgar stuff alone."
"It is strange to be known so universally and yet to be so lonely."Hilaire Belloc on Albert Einstein
"Alone we can do so little together we can do so much."Hilaire Belloc 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."Hilaire Belloc 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."Hilaire Belloc on George Washington
"I restore myself when I'm alone."Hilaire Belloc on Marilyn Monroe
"Loss and possession, death and life are one, There falls no shadow where there shines no sun."
"When friendship disappears then there is a space left open to that awful loneliness of the outside world which is like the cold space between the planets. It is an air in which men perish utterly."
"When I am dead, I hope it may be said: His sins were scarlet, but his books were read."
"All men have an instinct for conflict: at least, all healthy men."
"I'm tired of love I'm still more tired of rhyme but money gives me pleasure all the time."