"Doubt, of whatever kind, can be ended by action alone."
"It is strange to be known so universally and yet to be so lonely."Thomas Carlyle on Albert Einstein
"Alone we can do so little together we can do so much."Thomas Carlyle 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."Thomas Carlyle 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."Thomas Carlyle on George Washington
"I restore myself when I'm alone."Thomas Carlyle on Marilyn Monroe
"Old age is not a matter for sorrow. It is matter for thanks if we have left our work done behind us."
"It were a real increase of human happiness, could all young men from the age of nineteen be covered under barrels, or rendered otherwise invisible and there left to follow their lawful studies and callings, till they emerged, sadder and wiser, at the age of twenty-five."
"None of us will ever accomplish anything excellent or commanding except when he listens to this whisper which is heard by him alone."
"Work alone is noble."
"Secrecy is the element of all goodness even virtue, even beauty is mysterious."