"We are rarely proud when we are alone."
"It is strange to be known so universally and yet to be so lonely."Voltaire on Albert Einstein
"Alone we can do so little together we can do so much."Voltaire 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."Voltaire 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."Voltaire on George Washington
"I restore myself when I'm alone."Voltaire on Marilyn Monroe
"What most persons consider as virtue, after the age of 40 is simply a loss of energy."
"He who has not the spirit of this age, has all the misery of it."
"Each player must accept the cards life deals him or her: but once they are in hand, he or she alone must decide how to play the cards in order to win the game."
"Time, which alone makes the reputation of men, ends by making their defects respectable."
"The ancient Romans built their greatest masterpieces of architecture, their amphitheaters, for wild beasts to fight in."