"All still lifes are actually paintings of the world on the sixth day of creation, when God and the world were alone together, without man!"
"It is strange to be known so universally and yet to be so lonely."Robert Musil on Albert Einstein
"Alone we can do so little together we can do so much."Robert Musil 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."Robert Musil 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."Robert Musil on George Washington
"I restore myself when I'm alone."Robert Musil on Marilyn Monroe
"The thought came to me that all one loves in art becomes beautiful. Beauty is nothing but the expression of the fact that something is being loved. Only thus could she be defined."