"We are never the same with others as when we are alone. We are different, even when we are in the dark with them."
"It is strange to be known so universally and yet to be so lonely."Maurice Maeterlinck on Albert Einstein
"Alone we can do so little together we can do so much."Maurice Maeterlinck 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."Maurice Maeterlinck 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."Maurice Maeterlinck on George Washington
"I restore myself when I'm alone."Maurice Maeterlinck on Marilyn Monroe
"All our knowledge merely helps us to die a more painful death than animals that know nothing."
"At every crossroads on the path that leads to the future, tradition has placed 10,000 men to guard the past."
"We possess only the happiness we are able to understand."
"An act of goodness is of itself an act of happiness. No reward coming after the event can compare with the sweet reward that went with it."
"Remember that happiness is as contagious as gloom. It should be the first duty of those who are happy to let others know of their gladness."