"All men's misfortunes spring from their hatred of being alone."
"It is strange to be known so universally and yet to be so lonely."Jean de la Bruyere on Albert Einstein
"Alone we can do so little together we can do so much."Jean de la Bruyere 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."Jean de la Bruyere 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."Jean de la Bruyere on George Washington
"I restore myself when I'm alone."Jean de la Bruyere on Marilyn Monroe
"They that have lived a single day have lived an age."
"All of our unhappiness comes from our inability to be alone."
"We perceive when love begins and when it declines by our embarrassment when alone together."
"At the beginning and at the end of love, the two lovers are embarrassed to find themselves alone."
"It's motive alone which gives character to the actions of men."