"I'm not alone, I'm free. I no longer have to be a credit, I don't have to be a symbol to anybody I don't have to be a first to anybody."
"It is strange to be known so universally and yet to be so lonely."Lena Horne on Albert Einstein
"Alone we can do so little together we can do so much."Lena Horne 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."Lena Horne 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."Lena Horne on George Washington
"I restore myself when I'm alone."Lena Horne on Marilyn Monroe
"Don't be afraid to feel as angry or as loving as you can, because when you feel nothing, it's just death."
"Always be smarter than the people who hire you."
"I'm still learning, you know. At 80, I feel there is a lot I don't know."
"Malcolm X made me very strong at a time I needed to understand what I was angry about. He had peace in his heart. He exerted a big influence on me."
"Every color I can think of and nationality, we were all touched by Dr. King because he made us like each other and respect each other."