"You that would judge me, do not judge alone this book or that, come to this hallowed place where my friends' portraits hang and look thereon Ireland's history in their lineaments trace think where man's glory most begins and ends and say my glory was I had such friends."
"It is strange to be known so universally and yet to be so lonely."William Butler Yeats on Albert Einstein
"Alone we can do so little together we can do so much."William Butler Yeats 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."William Butler Yeats 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."William Butler Yeats on George Washington
"I restore myself when I'm alone."William Butler Yeats on Marilyn Monroe
"I am of a healthy long lived race, and our minds improve with age."
"The light of lights looks always on the motive, not the deed, the shadow of shadows on the deed alone."
"One should not lose one's temper unless one is certain of getting more and more angry to the end."
"The best lack all conviction, while the worst are full of passionate intensity."
"People who lean on logic and philosophy and rational exposition end by starving the best part of the mind."