150 Being Single Quotes To Be Happy And Enjoy Your Freedom

Looking for quotes about being single? We have rounded up the best collection of being single quotes, sayings, captions for Instagram, WhatsApp status, (with images and pictures) that you can relate to if you’re happily single.

When you are not in a relationship or in a marriage, the major concern bothering everyone around is why are you single. But being single does not always mean to be alone. You can be single, living life on your terms, and happy with your friends and family.

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A bad marriage, unhealthy relationship, dominating partner can be very taxing mentally. You feel broken and sad in that relationship. So instead of living life with an unhappy partner its better to live your life single and wait for the right girl/guy.

So love yourself and invest all your energies and time in being single, happy and enjoy life with or without a partner. Because happiness should not be dependent on a relationship status.

We have divided the post into these interesting sections;

  • Being Single Quotes
  • Funny Quotes About Being Single
  • Stay Single Quotes And Captions
  • I’m Single Quotes

If you’re single and love spending time with your friends you should let them know how much you love them with our friendship quotes!

Being Single Quotes

  1. “Better single than taken for granted.”                                                                                                   

    Quotes About Being Single
    Quotes About Being Single

  2. “Single? No, I’m just in a relationship with freedom.”                                                                 

    Being Happy And Single Quotes
    Being Happy And Single Quotes

  3. “Not single, not taken, just waiting for something real.”


  4. “You can’t put a leash on me. I’m unleashable!” – Tiffany Winfree


  5. “To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance.” – Oscar Wilde


  6. “I never feel alone realizing the fact that my life is my only life partner.”


  7. “Yes I’m proud to be single because I’m single by choice not by chance.”                         

    Being Single Quotes For Girls
    Being Single Quotes For Girls

  8. “Don’t be scared to walk alone. Don’t be scared to like it.” – John Mayer


  9. “It’s better to “stay single” than being “single again.” – Sharfaraz Ahmed


  10. “Being single is not a problem, but being alone which makes me depressed.”


  11. “Being single is so much better than being cheated on, lied to, and disrespected.”                                                                                                                                                         

    Proud Single Quotes
    Proud Single Quotes

  12. “Being single means you’re strong enough to wait for what you deserve.” – Niall Horan


  13. “Being single is much better than in a relationship with someone who always hurt you.”                                                                                                                             

    Being Single Quotes
    Being Single Quotes

  14. “Behind every beautiful girl is the ugly relationship that made her scared to love again.”


  15. “It’s far better to be unhappy alone than unhappy with someone else.” – Marilyn Monroe                                                                                                                                   

    Being Single Quotes that Celebrate Independence
    Being Single Quotes that Celebrate Independence

  16. “You don’t have to be part of a couple to be happy, you know.” – Phyllis Reynolds Naylor


  17. “Being single is definitely better than being with the wrong person.” – Hassan Choughari


  18. ““Single” is an opportunity to live life on your own terms and not apologize.” – Mandy Hale


  19. “Choosing to be single isn’t selfish, it’s just smarter to be alone than with the wrong person.”


  20. “I’m really enjoying being single. I’m not even looking to meet anybody, which is so freeing.”


  21. “My alone feels so good, I’ll only have you if you’re sweeter than my solitude.” – Warsan Shire


  22. “Love yourself first, because that’s who you’ll spend the rest of your life with.” – Luigina Sgarro


  23. “The most profound relationship that you can ever have is the one that you have with yourself.”


  24. “Single lady, the man you want might not necessarily be the man you need.” – Martha Macharia


  25. “Being single is better than being in a relationship with someone who fills your heart with doubt.”


  26. “If we seek paradise outside ourselves, we cannot have paradise in our hearts.” – Thomas Merton


  27. “If we be doomed to marry, we marry; if we be doomed to remain single we do.” – Thomas Hardy


  28. “The longer you stay single, the more you become a threat to other relationships.” – Nitya Prakash


  29. “Being single is about celebrating and appreciating your own space that you’re in.” – Kelly Rowland


  30. “Of all the people you will know in a lifetime, you are the only one you will never lose.” – Jo Coudert


  31. “Single life = growing your bank accounts, growing your relationship with God, growing as a person.”


  32. “Being single doesn’t mean no one loves you… It just means that God is busy writing your love story.”


  33. “I don’t really do that whole ‘single life’ thing. I’m kind of heads down and get things done.” – Ed Sheeran


  34. “All single people are not really single. They all have untold stories behind the scene.” – Ahmed Ali Anjum


  35. “Being single is getting over the illusion that there is somebody out there to complete you.” – Omkar Phatak


  36. “Being single isn’t a time to be looking for love, use that time to work on yourself and grow as an individual.”                                                                                             

    Strong Single Quotes
    Strong Single Quotes

  37. “I’ve been single for a while and I have to say, it’s going very well. Like… It’s working out. I think I’m the one.”


  38. “Being single doesn’t make you weak, it means that you are strong enough to be on your own.” – Xavier Zayas


  39. “Being single doesn’t mean you’re weak. It means you’re strong enough to wait for what you deserve.” – Niall Horan


  40. “Personally, I, Mindy Kaling want to spend like 80 percent of my life hanging out with women.” – Mindy Kaling


  41. “A season of loneliness and isolation is when the caterpillar gets its wings. Remember that next time you feel alone.”


  42. “Discover why you’re important, then refuse to settle for anyone who doesn’t completely agree.” – Fisher Amelie


  43. “No human being can really understand another, and no one can arrange another’s happiness.” – Graham Greene


  44. “Being single is only sad if you have a problem with your own company. I’m content with mine.” – Olga Kurylenko


  45. “Hope for love, pray for love, wish for love, dream for love…but don’t put your life on hold waiting for love.” – Mandy Hale


  46. “Some people think it’s wrong, being single isn’t right. But you hurt the right person you’ll be wrong all your life.” – Tyga


  47. “You’re single not because you are not good enough for one, it’s that you’re too good for the wrong one.” – Chris Burkmenn


  48. “If you are fantasizing love, you are still single from within a heart no matter what your relationship status is.” – Pratik Akkawar


  49. “It takes a strong person to remain single in a world that is accustomed to settling with anything just to say they have something.”


  50. “I think it’s very healthy to spend time alone. You need to know how to be alone and not defined by another person.” – Oscar Wilde


  51. “It is better to lock up your heart with a merciless padlock than to fall in love with someone who doesn’t know what they mean to you.”


  52. “Being with no one is better than being with the wrong one. Sometimes those who fly solo have the strongest wings.” – Nitya Prakash


  53. “There’s something really cool about knowing that your destiny is so big that you’re not meant to share it with anyone. At least not yet.”


  54. “Singleness isn’t an excuse to take a back seat on life but an opportunity to wholeheartedly pursue your own purpose.” – Michael Todd


  55. “Single is not a status. It is a word that describes a person who is strong enough to live and enjoy life without depending on others.” – Prixie


  56. “If you truly want to be respected by people you love, you must prove to them that you can survive without them.” – Michael Bassey Johnson


  57. “Being single means that you are special, and the person who deserve you is like one in a million and you will have to try harder finding him/her.”


  58. “Being single doesn’t necessarily mean you’re available. Sometimes you have to put up a sign that says “Do Not Disturb” on your heart.” – Wiz Khalifa


  59. “Being brave enough to be alone frees you up to invite people into your life because you want them and not because you need them.” – Mandy Hale


  60. “When we cannot bear to be alone, it means we do not properly value the only companion we will have from birth to death: ourselves.” – Eda Leshan


  61. “A busy, vibrant, goal-oriented woman is so much more attractive than a woman who waits around for a man to validate her existence.” – Mandy Hale


  62. “SINGLE is not a status. It is a word that describes a person who is strong enough to live and enjoy life without depending on others!” – Abigail Rajkumar


  63. “Too many girls rush into relationships because of the fear of being single, then start making compromises, and losing their identity. Don’t do that.” – Katy Perry


  64. “Always remember that you were once alone, and the crowd you see in your life today are just as unnecessary as when you were alone.” – Michael Bassey Johnson


  65. “I used to think that the worst thing in life was to end up all alone. It’s not. The worst thing in life is ending up with people who make you feel all alone.” – Robin Williams


  66. “Being single was seldom a negative experience for women and definitely not one that was harmful to their physical or mental health.” – Carol Anderson and Susan Stewart


  67. “Too many women throw themselves into romance because they’re afraid of being single, then start making compromises and losing their identity. I won’t do that.” – Julie Delpy


  68. “Many of the most charming women I know possess at least one cat or dog. Maybe after getting used to an affectionate quadruped it is hard to settle for a man.” – Luigina Sgarro


  69. “The man who follows the crowd will usually get no further than the crowd. The man who walks alone is likely to find himself in places no one has ever been before.” – Alan Ashley-Pitt


  70. “People are really concerned about my relationship status. When I tell people I’m happy being single, they don’t believe me. They say: ‘You have to be miserable being alone’.” – Kelly Clarkson


  71. “Maybe right now you’re not supposed to be in a relationship with anyone else but yourself. Maybe this is your time for you and you’re supposed to be enjoying it for exactly it is – your time, for you.”


  72. “Every woman in her late 20s goes through a period where she just doesn’t believe love is out there anymore, but it is. And I think the minute you stop looking for it is when it comes for you.” – Kristen Bell


  73. “Fall in love with taking care of yourself. Fall in love with the path of deep healing. Fall in love with becoming the best version of yourself but with patience, with compassion and respect to your own journey.”


  74. “If you aren’t good at loving yourself, you will have a difficult time loving anyone, since you’ll resent the time and energy you give another person that you aren’t even giving to yourself.” – Barbara De Angelis


  75. “Being single used to mean that nobody wanted you. Now it means you’re pretty sexy and you’re taking your time deciding how you want your life to be and who you want to spend it with.” – Carrie Bradshaw


  76. “Single is no longer a lack of options – but a choice. A choice to refuse to let your life be defined by your relationship status but to live every day Happily and let your Ever After work itself out.” – Mandy Hale


  77. “People who have been single for too long are the hardest to love. They have become so used to being single, independent and self-sufficient that it takes something extraordinary to convince them that they need you in their life.”


  78. “Some women choose to follow men, and some women choose to follow their dreams. If you’re wondering which way to go, remember that your career will never wake up and tell you that it doesn’t love you anymore.” – Lady Gaga


  79. “Love isn’t about finding the right person. Love is about becoming the right person. Because that’s what you’ll attract. Stop looking for someone to spend your life with and instead become the person you want to spend your life with.”


  80. “We can try to find happiness in a love relationship, yet it is best to learn how to find happiness firstly within ourselves. If we cannot be happy when we are single, it is wrong to ask someone else to come into our life to make us happy.”


  81. “If you really are going to be a happy single, you have to stop treating being single as the annoying time that you pass between relationships and embrace it. Rather than focusing on what you lack, focus on what you have: You.” – Natalie Lue


  82. “I love single life! Why would it be boring? I mean, I get to travel around and have loads of girls screaming at me, so it’s definitely not boring. However, it can get lonely on the road, but I’m sorted I’ve got good people around me.” – Olly Murs


  83. “You do not need to be loved, not at the cost of yourself. The single relationship that is truly central and crucial in a life is the relationship to the self. Of all the people you will know in a lifetime, you are the only one you will never lose.” – Jo Coudert


  84. “There is nothing more natural than wanting love in our lives, yet true and powerful love is not very easy to find. Love is a central part of our dreams’ map, but this does not mean that without love, we cannot enjoy life to the fullest. Single or not, every second is precious.”


  85. “When we are incapable of enjoying being single, we tend to seek a new relationship at all costs, without actually waiting for a real and profound connection. As we give up the freedom to seek happiness for security, we sabotage ourselves by entering unhealthy relationships.”


  86. “Some relationships are shortly lived while others take years of our lives. No matter the depth of our relationships, the longest relationship we have is with ourselves. Before being a good partner and lover for someone else, we must learn to be a good companion for ourselves.”


  87. “Embrace being single: So what if you’re alone right now. Embrace it. Go get coffee alone. Shop alone. Drive alone. Shop alone. Drive alone. Watch movies alone. Get to know yourself. Nothing bad can come from riding whatever wave to self improvement you’re blessed with in the moment.”


  88. “Some people are scared of being single and would rather settle for someone who is not really their ideal partner but who can provide them with a sense of connection and security. A healthy self-esteem tells us that we should never settle. We matter and we need someone who fully feels the same way.”


  89. “Some people look of those who are single as they would have some inherent flaw that makes them undesirable. Entering relationships just to prove to others that we can be loved is wrong. We don’t have to prove anything to others and if we are happy being single, there is no reason to feel guilty about it.”


  90. “We can easily recognize our desires because they are strong and overwhelming, yet they don’t always correspond to our needs. Desires blind us with passion and make us enter relationships that might be wrong for us. Passion is not enough for a lasting relationship, that is why choosing a good partner is never easy.”


  91. “Some people go through one relationship after another out of fear of being single. This is a common trap because there is nothing worst than being with the wrong person and forcing a relationship when there are not genuine feelings involved. There many joys to being single so we don’t have to suffer through terrible relationships.”

Funny Quotes About Being Single

Most of the time its a tough time for single people in gatherings and parties, where everyone from your elders in your family to your friends have just one question. Why are you single? Though they are your well wishers but the same question over and over is quite a put off.

So we’ve got some funny and sarcastic being single quotes with a little wit and humor to give it back to everyone who is interested in knowing your relationship status.

You can use these savage single quotes and captions for Instagram, and WhatsApp status messages to let them all know that you can be single and happy, successful, independent at the same time.

  1. “Single or taken? Who cares? I’m awesome.”                                                                           

    Being Single Quotes For Instagram
    Being Single Quotes For Instagram

  2. “He sleeps fastest who sleeps alone.” – Richard Avedond


  3. “Stop asking why I’m still single. I don’t ask why you’re married.”


  4. “Dating after 40 is like, are we doing this or not? Because I’ve got things to do.”


  5. “The only man I’ll ever chase after is the ice cream man, the rest can go to hell.”


  6. “Some people are happily single. Some are unhappily married.” – Mokokoma Mokhonoana


  7. “I never found a companion that was so companionable as solitude.” – Henry David Thoreau


  8. “When you’re single and in your 20s, you throw on a pair of jeans and look fabulous.” – Sheena Easton


  9. “Without a doubt… the worst part of being a single woman was having to take care of your own car.” – Lisa Kleypas


  10. “The poor wish to be rich, the rich wish to be happy, the single wish to be married, and the married wish to be dead.” – Ann Landers


  11. “Nearly everyone I meet expresses deep sympathy about the fact that I have never married. Sometimes I wonder why.” – Anna Quindlen


  12. “Being single entitles you to not ask someone’s opinion before you do something to mess up your own room, your credit report, or even your life.” – Sayali Patil


  13. “I’m single because I don’t need anyone to ruin my life. I’m ruining it The best thing about being single is sleeping around. You can sleep all over that bed of yours. Left, right, middle, wherever. on my own.”

Stay Single Quotes And Captions

  1. “It takes strength to not settle for less.”                                                                                   

    Attitude Being Single Quotes
    Attitude Being Single Quotes

  2. “Solitude is the place of purification.” – Marton Buber


  3. “Bad Relationships are like a bad investment.” – Sonya Parker


  4. “Being alone is not the same as being on your own.” – Katy Lee


  5. “She who saves a single soul, saves the universe.” – Lewis Carroll


  6. “Don’t wait for someone else to shape your life. Shape it yourself.”                                       

    Happy Being Single Quotes
    Happy Being Single Quotes

  7. “As a body, everyone is single. As a soul, never.” – Hermann Hesse


  8. “You do not need to be loved, not at the cost of yourself.” – Jo Courdert


  9. “People would be a lot better off if they’d enjoy being single.” – Lewis Black


  10. “Single life is the best life until you get hit by lonely nights.” – Jonathan Burkett


  11. “You alone are enough. You have nothing to prove to anybody.” – Maya Angelou


  12. “He who knows others is wise. He who knows himself is enlightened.” – Lao Tzu


  13. “Being single is pretty good. It’s a nice sense of irresponsibility.” – Michael Douglas


  14. “A broken relationship would make you feel more lonely than when you were single.”


  15. “There’s a huge difference between feeling lonely and being alone.” – Steven Aitchison


  16. “Why haven’t I got a husband and children? I never met a man I could marry.” – Greta Garbo


  17. “The most profound relationship we will ever have is the one with ourselves.” – Shirley MacLaine


  18. “If your joy is derived from what society thinks of you, you’re always going to be disappointed.” – Madonna


  19. “Discover why you’re important, then refuse to settle for anyone who doesn’t completely agree.” – Fisher Amelie


  20. “He is his own best friend, and takes delight in privacy whereas the man of no virtue or ability is his own worst enemy and is afraid of solitude.” – Aristotle

I’m Single Quotes

  1. “She realized none of it was real and set herself free.”                                                         

    Single Quotes Images
    Single Quotes Images

  2. “I’m single because I was born that way.” – Mae West


  3. “I like being single. I’m always there when I need me.”


  4. “I’m a single man! I’m allowed to flirt!” – Belle Aurora


  5. “I celebrate myself, and sing myself.” – Walt Whitman


  6. “I’d rather be alone than unhappy.” – Whitney Houston


  7. “People aren’t defined by their relationships.” – Nina Dobrev


  8. “I love being single. It’s almost like being rich.” – Sue Grafton


  9. “Don’t rush into a relationship. Focus on finding yourself first.”


  10. “I like being single. I’m always there when I need me.” – Art Leo


  11. “I don’t need Prince Charming to have my own happy ending.” – Katy Perry


  12. “Now I’m feeling how I should. Never knew single could feel this good.” – Jason Derulo


  13. “I’m single and its staying like that until I’m absolutely sure I meet someone worth the try.”


  14. “I’m single because I don’t need anyone to ruin my life. I’m ruining it perfectly on my own.”                                                                                                                     

    Funny Being Single Quotes
    Funny Being Single Quotes

  15. “I am single because I am allergic for cursing words and bad table manners.” – Hiroko Sakai


  16. “I am a lover without a lover. I am lovely and lonely and I belong deeply to myself.” – Warsan Shire


  17. “I love being single. I can come and go as I please and stay out as late as I want to.” – Eric Dickerson


  18. “The reason I am single is that I gave my all to people who are not giving me a chance.” – De philosopher DJ Kyos


  19. “There are some places in life where you can only go alone. Embrace the beauty of your solo journey.” – Mandy Hale


  20. “I’ve been single for a while and I have to say, It’s going really well. Like…It’s working out. I think I’m the one.” – Emily Hunter


  21. “The trouble is not that I am single and likely to stay single, but that I am lonely and likely to stay lonely.” – Charlotte Brontë


  22. “As a self described idealistic I never consider myself as single. I like to say that I’m in between romances at the moment.” – Carl Henegan


  23. “I don’t need a man to rectify my existence. The most profound relationship we’ll ever have is the one with ourselves.” – Shirley MacLaine


  24. “I am happy every day, regardless of my relationship status, because I understand that my happiness doesn’t come from a relationship, it comes from within.” – Gregg Michaelsen


  25. “I have stepped off the relationship scene to come to terms with myself. I have spent most of my adult life being ‘someone’s girlfriend’, and now I am happy being single.” – Penelope Cruz


  26. “I really enjoy being single again. I spent a lot of time in a relationship and the nearer we came to the end, the more difficult it got. You don’t see things clearly as long as you’re still involved.” – Dido Armstrong

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Many people feel being single as something to be escaped and avoided at all costs. But being alone can actually be the best way to live.

Being single means you can truly learn to love yourself and your independence. It provides the opportunity to reflect on life and be more meaningful.

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