"I was born to be alone, and I always shall be but now I want to be."
"It is strange to be known so universally and yet to be so lonely."Mary MacLane on Albert Einstein
"Alone we can do so little together we can do so much."Mary MacLane 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."Mary MacLane 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."Mary MacLane on George Washington
"I restore myself when I'm alone."Mary MacLane on Marilyn Monroe
"I do not see any beauty in self-restraint."
"Fame is indeed beautiful and benign and gentle and satisfying, but happiness is something at once tender and brilliant beyond all things."
"I want fame more than I can tell. But more than I want fame I want happiness."