65 Feeling Unloved Quotes For When You Feel Unwanted

Looking for sad quotes about feeling unlovable? We have rounded up the best list of feeling unloved quotes, sayings, and captions (with images, and pictures) that you can relate to.

If someone feels unloved, they feel that nobody loves them. As human beings, we have a strong need to feel an important part of a relationship or community and feel loved.

But there will be moments when you feel left out or isolated amongst your group of friends, family, or in a relationship.

Also See: Feeling Unwanted Quotes

The feeling of being unloved is a sinking feeling that takes away your happiness and you feel the emotional pain such as rejection from a loved one.

Feeling unwanted, being ignored, and feeling all alone are the emotions that you may go through if you feel unloved by your partner in a relationship or even if you feel unloved as a child.

These quotes might help you realize that you’re not the only one who has felt this way and help you in overcoming that sense of loneliness.

Don’t forget to check out our collection of feeling down quotes and feeling sad quotes that you can relate to.

Feeling Unloved Quotes

  1. “I’m that person that everyone replaces after a while.” ― Danae Brunet                                                 

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    feeling unloved quotes

  2. “Just because you love me doesn’t mean I feel loved by you.” ― Unknown

  3. “The biggest disease this day and age is that of people feeling unloved.” ― Princess Diana

  4. “The most terrible poverty is loneliness, and the feeling of being unloved.” ― Mother Teresa

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    unloved quotes

  5. “I’ve never been the most important thing to anybody – not even myself.” ― Ranata Suzuki

  6. “I’d rather be alone and feel lonely and unloved than be in a relationship and feel the same way.” ― Unknown

  7. “The worst feeling is when someone who is supposed to love you unconditionally makes you feel unloved.” ― Unknown                                                                                                                     

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    quotes about feeling unlovable

  8. “It’s better to embrace your life alone than being with a person who does not appreciate your worth.” ― Unknown

  9. “Whenever you feel unloved, unimportant, or insecure, remember to whom you belong.” ― Ephesians 2:19-22 (Bible Verses)

  10. “Loving someone who doesn’t love you back is like hugging a cactus. The tighter you hold on, the more it hurts.” ― Unknown

  11. “Nothing else wounds so deeply and irreparably. Nothing else robs us of hope so much as being unloved by the one we love.” ― Clive Barker

  12. “She didn’t just feel unloved, she felt indifference, and that is something that cuts like a knife when it comes from someone you love.” ― J.M. Storm

  13. “It is not the threat of death, illness, hardship, or poverty that crushes the human spirit; it is the fear of being alone and unloved in the universe.” ― Anthony Welsh

  14. “Being unwanted, unloved, uncare for, forgotten by everybody, I think that is a much greater hunger, a much greater poverty than the person who has nothing to eat… We must find each other.” ― Mother Teresa

  15. “And every time when they try to make you feel unworthy… Just go towards yourself. Choose to love yourself more, and build such an unshakable bond with your worth that there’s just nothing they can ever do to take you away from it.” ― Butterflies Rising

Sad Quotes About Feeling Unloved

  1. “I always feel left out, worthless, and unloved at times.” ― Unknown                                                               

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    feel unloved quotes

  2. “Don’t ever send someone to bed feeling unloved or unwanted.” ― Unknown

  3. “The worst feeling is feeling unwanted by the person you want the most.” ― Unknown                           

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    not feeling loved quotes

  4. “More people die from the hunger of love than from the lack of food.” ― Debasish Mridha

  5. “When you care for someone more than they deserve, you get hurt more than you deserve.” ― Unknown

  6. “I love and care for everyone because I know the pain of being unloved and uncared.” ― Luffina Lourduraj

  7. “It’s very hard, feeling that you’re no more than a piece of unwanted furniture in this world.” ― Anton Chekhov

  8. “It’s sad how someone can go from being the reason you wake up smiling, to the reason you cry yourself to sleep.” ― Unknown

  9. “Every day someone wakes up feeling unappreciated, unloved, or unworthy. They won’t tell you. They still smile through the pain.” ― Unknown

  10. “I crave for love, everybody does . . . and I’ve never had a bloody crumb of it—and I’ve given so much love to people—I can really love people, I can, I let them walk over me—but nobody’s ever loved me.” ― Iris Murdoch, The Black Prince

Sad Quotes About Not Being Loved

  1. “I am a museum full of art but you had your eyes shut.” ― Rupi Kaur

  2. “Seeing someone slowly lose interest in you is probably one of the worst feeling ever.” ― Unknown

  3. “The worst feeling is being forgotten and unloved by someone you love and can’t forget.” ― Unknown                                                                                                                                     

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    feeling unloved quotes images

  4. “There are worse things than feeling alone. Things like being with someone and still feeling alone.” ― M.W. Poetry

  5. “I try to make people feel loved and wanted because I know what it’s like to not feel loved and wanted.” ― Unknown

  6. “Whenever you feel unwanted or worthless, think about how you will never be as unwanted or worthless as a white crayon.” ― Unknown

  7. “Never get too attached to anyone because attachments leads to expectations and expectations lead to disappointments.” ― Unknown

  8. “It is sad to love and be unloved, but sadder still to be unable to love.” ― Maurice Maeterlinck, Maurice Maeterlinck – Wisdom and Destiny, & The Wrack of the Storm

  9. “The wrong person will make you feel unwanted, unappreciated, unloved and they will make you feel like an option. The right person will have you feeling wanted, appreciated, loved and they will have you feeling like a priority.” ― Unknown

  10. “There are a lot of people in the world who are not loved and we must make an inconspicuous dash to them to save them, to help them. To live a life and not be loved is a terrible thing. And we can spare them that if we are attentive.” ― Quentin Crisp

Not Feeling Love Quotes For Relationships

Do you often wonder why do I feel so unloved by my boyfriend/girlfriend? You may feel all alone when you have an unloving partner who does not support you emotionally.

Be it your marriage or a relationship with your partner, being unloved takes away the sense of belonging from you. you feel uncared-for, neglected, unwanted, and rejected.

Also See: Feeling Ignored Quotes

A prolonged feeling of not being loved can make you very sad and depressed over a longer period of time. Always address your feelings and talk to your friends and family about your emotions.

  1. “Sometimes you have to stand alone, just to make sure you still can.” ― Monica Murphy

  2. “He felt misery, loneliness, a terrible need for love.” ― Iris Murdoch, The Message to the Planet

  3. “It hurts when you realize you aren’t as important to someone as you thought you were.” ― Unknown

  4. “All relationship have one law, never make the one you love feel alone, especially when you’re there.” ― Unknown

  5. “It hurts the most when the person that made you feel special yesterday, makes you feel so unwanted today.” ― Unknown                                                                                                                                 

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    quotes about not being loved

  6. “If someone truly loves you, they won’t make you feel like you need to constantly fight for their attention.” ― Unknown

  7. “Trust me, I would never want to hurt you, but when you make me feel unloved, situations always go out of my control.” ― Million Mack

  8. “I feel so broken and unloved right now. I just want someone here with me when I break down to help me not feel alone.” ― Unknown

  9. “One remedy for the fear of not being loved is to remember how good it feels to love someone. If you’re feeling unloved and you want to feel better, go love someone, and see what happens.” ― Dossie Easton

  10. “I was a very lonely child and it’s funny but the first word that comes to my head is “starved”. I felt starved of affection, starved of love and I felt that it wasn’t OK to ask for it. Maybe there was a sense that if I deserved it, it would be there. There must be something I’d done which meant I didn’t deserve it.” ― Carol Lee, To Die For

Quotes About Feeling Unlovable

  1. “Be the love you never received.” ― Rune Lazuli                                                                                     

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    quotes unloved

  2. “I’m so sick of feeling sad and lonely and unwanted.” ― Unknown

  3. “I automatically distance myself when I feel unwanted.” ― Unknown

  4. “Stay away from people who make you feel like you are hard to love.” ― Unknown                                 

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    not feeling love quotes

  5. “She feels unwanted yet she gives the love she thinks the world needs.” ― Unknown

  6. “That lonely feeling when you’re not necessarily sad, but you just feel really empty.” ― Unknown

  7. “I hate being alone, my feelings, my thoughts and my mind eats me alive.” ― Waleed Uz Zaman Khan

  8. “But miserable most, to love unloved? This you should pity rather than despise.” ― William Shakespeare

  9. “You might feel worthless to one person, but you are priceless to another. Don’t ever forget your value.” ― Luan Legacy

  10. “I need love, I’ve never felt more in need of it than now. I feel so terribly terribly unhappy.” ― Iris Murdoch, The Black Prince

  11. “The people who make you feel bad about yourself don’t deserve your time. Find people who will empower you.” ― Unknown

  12. “Most relationships fail because one person was being loved too much and the other wasn’t being loved enough.” ― Unknown

  13. “Never allow a man to make you feel unwanted, if he not doing his job as a man, then allow a real man who’s willing to do that job make you feel unwanted.” ― Unknown

  14. “The areas in which we felt most insecure, unsafe, unloved, uncomfortable, embarrassed, angry, and generally unresolved as a child are the areas that we will be most prone to self-deception as an adult.” ― Cortney S. Warren, Lies We Tell Ourselves: The Psychology of Self-Deception

  15. “Deep down behind those hostile eyes was a very little girl who had already learned that life really isn’t much fun for anybody; and the best way to avoid further rejection was to make herself as objectionable as possible. Then it would never come as a surprise to find herself unloved. Only a simple fact.” ― Torey Hayden, One Child

Quotes That Will Help You When You Feel Unloved

  1. “To anyone who is feeling unloved today. I love you.” ― Unknown

  2. “My life might be perfect. I have many challenges. But I also have too many blessings to be ungrateful.” ― Karen Salmansohn

  3. “You’re strong. You survived living through the main pain of it all. You will survive the healing time. Things will get better. even better than better.” ― Karen Salmansohn

  4. “If you’re rejected, accept. If you feel unloved, let’s go. If they choose someone over you, move on. Remember in every “no” from someone, is a “yes” to someone better.” ― Unknown

  5. “One remedy for the fear of not being loved is to remember how good it feels to love someone. If you’re feeling unloved and you want to feel better, go love someone, and see what happens.” ― Dossie Easton


Loneliness causes people to feel ignored, worthless, empty, alone, and unwanted. People who are lonely often crave human contact, but their state of mind makes it more difficult to form connections with other people.

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