"If a man does not make new acquaintances as he advances through life, he will soon find himself left alone. A man, sir, should keep his friendship in a constant repair."
"It is strange to be known so universally and yet to be so lonely."Samuel Johnson on Albert Einstein
"Alone we can do so little together we can do so much."Samuel Johnson 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."Samuel Johnson 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."Samuel Johnson on George Washington
"I restore myself when I'm alone."Samuel Johnson on Marilyn Monroe
"There are few things that we so unwillingly give up, even in advanced age, as the supposition that we still have the power of ingratiating ourselves with the fair sex."
"Man alone is born crying, lives complaining, and dies disappointed."
"Poetry is the art of uniting pleasure with truth."
"The true art of memory is the art of attention."
"There is nothing, Sir, too little for so little a creature as man. It is by studying little things that we attain the great art of having as little misery and as much happiness as possible."