"Can anyone understand how it is to have lived in the White House and then, suddenly, to be living alone as the President's widow?"
"It is strange to be known so universally and yet to be so lonely."Jackie Kennedy on Albert Einstein
"Alone we can do so little together we can do so much."Jackie Kennedy 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."Jackie Kennedy 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."Jackie Kennedy on George Washington
"I restore myself when I'm alone."Jackie Kennedy on Marilyn Monroe
"I think the best thing I can do is to be a distraction. A husband lives and breathes his work all day long. If he comes home to more table thumping, how can the poor man ever relax?"
"There are many little ways to enlarge your child's world. Love of books is the best of all."
"Even though people may be well known, they hold in their hearts the emotions of a simple person for the moments that are the most important of those we know on earth: birth, marriage and death."
"You are about to have your first experience with a Greek lunch. I will kill you if you pretend to like it."
"The children have been a wonderful gift to me, and I'm thankful to have once again seen our world through their eyes. They restore my faith in the family's future."