"The flesh endures the storms of the present alone the mind, those of the past and future as well as the present. Gluttony is a lust of the mind."
"It is strange to be known so universally and yet to be so lonely."Thomas Hobbes on Albert Einstein
"Alone we can do so little together we can do so much."Thomas Hobbes 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 Hobbes 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 Hobbes on George Washington
"I restore myself when I'm alone."Thomas Hobbes on Marilyn Monroe
"I put for the general inclination of all mankind, a perpetual and restless desire of power after power, that ceaseth only in death."
"The disembodied spirit is immortal there is nothing of it that can grow old or die. But the embodied spirit sees death on the horizon as soon as its day dawns."
"Prudence is but experience, which equal time, equally bestows on all men, in those things they equally apply themselves unto."
"There is no such thing as perpetual tranquillity of mind while we live here because life itself is but motion, and can never be without desire, nor without fear, no more than without sense."
"Fear of things invisible in the natural seed of that which everyone in himself calleth religion."