215 Loneliness Quotes When You Are Feeling Lonely

Looking for emotional quotes about feeling lonely? We have rounded up the best collection of loneliness quotes, sayings, captions, status, and one-liners, (with images and pictures) that you will relate to when you are sad and alone.

Loneliness is an emotion, which describes a feeling of sadness attributed to not having a connection.

Loneliness Vs. Feeling alone, these two terms are often used interchangeably but both these terms are different.

Being alone is actually just a state; it means that you are not with other people.  So you might feel lonely when you’re struggling with a breakup, or divorce, whether you’re physically alone or not.

Also See: Sad Forever Alone Quotes

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.

But being lonely can have positive effects on your mood when you use your alone time to reflect on your thoughts.

Distancing yourself from others for a while will help you focus better and get mental clarity in solitude.

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

Sad Loneliness Quotes To Express Yourself

  1. “Loneliness breaks the spirit.” – Proverb

  2. “Loneliness is sad, aloneness is blissful.” – Unknown

  3. “There’s nothing abnormal about loneliness.” – Paula Stokes

  4. “Loneliness is about the scariest thing out there.” – Joss Whedon                                                         

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    Pain Of Loneliness Quotes

  5. “Loneliness is emptiness begging to be filled.” – Christy Ann Martine

  6. “Nothing can bring you peace but yourself.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

  7. “If you are afraid of being lonely don’t try to be right.” – Jules Renard

  8. “The irony of loneliness is we all feel it at the same time.” – Rupi Kaur

  9. “Loneliness is an emotion and being alone can be a choice.” – Unknown

  10. “Loneliness becomes an acid that eats away at you.” – Haruki Murakami

  11. “Lonely is not being alone, it’s the feeling that no one cares.” – Unknown                                           

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    loneliness quotes

  12. “I am lonely in places I didn’t even know existed inside me.” – Nikita Gill

  13. “Loneliness is the poverty of self; solitude is richness of self.” – May Sarton

  14. “My silence spoke a thousand words but you never heard them.” – Unknown

  15. “I think loneliness probably kills more people than cancer.” — A Simple Favor

  16. “There is none more lonely than the man who loves only himself.” — Unknown

  17. “Over time, loneliness gets inside you and doesn’t go away.” — Carlos Ruiz Zafon                                                                                                                                                                                           

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    Lonely Quotes

  18. “It’s okay to be alone till you find someone better than your solitude.” — Unknown

  19. “It’s easy to stand in the crowd but it takes courage to stand alone.” – Mahatma Gandhi

  20. “The soul that sees beauty may sometimes walk alone.” — Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

Lonely Quotes When You Feel Like No One Gets You


  1. “So not confuse solitude with loneliness. One builds and the other destroys.” – Unknown                                                                                                                                           

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    quotes about being lonely

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

  3. “You’ll end up living a lonely life if you’re waiting around for perfect.”― Samantha Young

  4. “Loneliness is not lack of company, loneliness is lack of purpose.” – Guillermo Maldonado

  5. “The most terrible poverty is loneliness and the feeling of being unloved.” –Mother Teresa

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    im lonely quotes

  6. “Loneliness and the feeling of being unwanted is the most terrible poverty.” – Mother Teresa

  7. “The greatest thing in the world is to know how to belong to oneself.” — Michel de Montaigne

  8. “We sometimes think we want to disappear, but all we really want is to be found.” – Unknown

  9. “The person who tries to keep everyone happy often ends up feeling the loneliest.”― Unknown                                                                                                                                   

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    feeling lonely quotes

  10. “The worst thing about loneliness is that it brings one face to face with oneself.”― Mary Balogh

  11. “Loneliness is a part of our life. It teaches us that we are not complete in ourselves.” ― – David Runcorn                                                                                                                                                   

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    sad lonely quotes

  12. “The wind breathes lonely, longing to be seen. Sometimes, the soul has days like these.” ― Unknown

  13. “The loneliness you feel with another person, the wrong person, is the loneliest of all.” ― Deb Caletti

  14. “I can’t hold my tears now I know I’m broken emotionally and now I can’t even hide it.” ― Unknown

  15. “A broken relationship can make you feel more lonely than when you were single.” – Unknown                                                                                                                                               

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    loneliness quotes images

  16. “Loneliness is and always has been the central and inevitable experience of every man.” – Thomas Wolfe

  17. “You can’t be strong all the time. Sometimes you just need to be alone and let your tears out.” – Unknown

  18. “We are all born alone and die alone. The loneliness is definitely part of the journey of life.” — Jenova Chen

  19. “Loneliness expresses the pain of being alone and solitude expresses the glory of being alone.” — Paul Tillich                                                                                                                                   

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    Lonely Quotes Images

  20. “Loneliness is not caused by others, it is when your mind tells you that nobody cares about you.” — Unknown                                                                                                   

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    sad loneliness quotes

Best Loneliness Quotes When You Feel Isolated


  1. “My loneliness was born when men praised my talkative faults and blamed my silent virtues.” ― Khalil Gibran

  2. “Being lonely is not being alone, you can be in a big crowd of people and still feel lonely despite it.” – Unknown                                                                                                 

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    depression loneliness quotes

  3. “Loneliness is a state of feeling that can be changed. People may still feel lonely even among the crowd.”― Toba Beta

  4. “Sometimes being surrounded by everyone is the loneliest, because you’ll realize you have no one to turn to.” —Soraya

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

  6. “It is better to be lonely than allow people who are not going anywhere keep you from your destiny.” – Joel Osteen

  7. “Loneliness adds beauty to life. It puts a special burn on sunsets and makes night air smell better.” – Henry Rollins

  8. “Music was my refuge. I could crawl into the space between the notes and curl my back to loneliness.” ― Maya Angelou

    Famous Quotes About Loneliness
    Famous Quotes About Loneliness

  9. “It would be too easy to say that I feel invisible. Instead, I feel painfully visible, and entirely ignored.” ― Unknown

  10. “Times may have changed, but there are some things that are always with us – loneliness is one of them.” — Laurie Graham

  11. “Loneliness is like being the only person left alive in the universe, except that everyone else is still here.”― Simon Van Booy                                                                   

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    sayings about loneliness

  12. “It feels like everyone else is moving on with their lives while I am stuck here in this hole that I can’t climb out of.” ― Unknown

  13. “Loneliness is a fire, which I hold close to my skin, to see how much pain I can stand, before running to the water.” ― Atticus

  14. “Remember: the time you feel lonely is the time you most need to be by yourself. Life’s cruelest irony.” ― Douglas Coupland

  15. “I’ve noticed that loneliness gets stronger when we try to face it down, but gets weaker when we simply ignore it.”― Paulo Coelho

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

  17. “Sometimes you need to take a break from everyone and spend time alone to experience, appreciate, and love yourself.” – Robert Tew

  18. “Until you get comfortable with being alone, you’ll never know if you’re choosing someone out of love or loneliness.” – Mandy Hale

  19. “The price of being a sheep is boredom. The price of being a wolf is loneliness. Choose one or the other with great care.” ― Hugh MacLeod

  20. “You do not have to be alone. The world never inflicts loneliness upon us. That is something we choose or reject by ourselves.” ― Darren Shan

  21. “Loneliness is the prison of the human spirit. When we are lonely, we pace back and forth in small, shut-in worlds.”― John Joseph Powell                                                                             

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    Loneliness Quotes Pictures

  22. “You never realize how lonely you are until it’s the end of the day and you got a bunch of things to talk about and no one to talk to.” – Unknown

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

  24. Find company within yourself and you’ll never spend a day alone. Find love within yourself and you’ll never have a lonely day.” – Connor Chalfant

  25. “The loneliest moment in someone’s life is when they are watching their whole world fall apart and all they can do is stare blankly.” – F. Scott Fitzgerald

  26. “Loneliness is not just a feeling of being alone, it’s fear, depression, inferiority, it’s a collection of negative emotions building up a massive wall around you.” ― Unknown                                                                                                                                 

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    Lonely Quotes Pictures

  27. “The most tragic fact about loneliness is that unlike sicknesses and diseases, there’s really no cure for this experience of feeling rejection, of being an outcast.” – Unknown

  28. It would do the world good if every man would compel himself occasionally to be absolutely alone. Most of the world’s progress has come out of such loneliness.” – Bruce Barton

  29. “Be willing to let people in because the room called loneliness is one that can only open from the inside, if you don’t grab the doorknob, the door will forever stay shut.” – Unknown

  30. “There are two kinds of loneliness: one you feel you are all alone; the other you feel in a crowded room, when you realize you are the only person who knows what it’s like to be you.” – Atticus

  31. “Loneliness is my least favorite thing about life. The thing that I’m most worried about is just being alone without anybody to care for or someone who will care for me.” – Anne Hathaway

  32. “And when nobody wakes you up in the morning, and when nobody waits for you at night, and when you can do whatever you want. What do you call it, freedom or loneliness?” – Charles Bukowski

  33. “The loneliest people are the kindest. The saddest people smile the brightest. The most damaged people are the wisest. All because they do not wish to see anyone else suffer the way they did.” –Jellal Fernandes                                                         

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    loneliness photos with quotes

  34. “I don’t fear death so much as I fear its prologues: loneliness, decrepitude, pain, debilitation, depression, senility. After a few years of those, I imagine death presents like a holiday at the beach.” — Mary Roach

  35. “Loneliness is not a longing for company, it is a longing for kind. And kind means people who can see you who you are, and that means they have enough intelligence and sensitivity and patience to do that.” — Marilyn French

Feeling Lonely Quotes For When You Feel Sad

  1. Know your worth, even if it gets lonely. – Unknown                                                                                   

  2. “If one’s different one’s bound to be lonely.” – Aldous Huxley

  3. “You can’t feel lonely if there’s no one else around.” – Yamaguchi Kenji

  4. “If you’re lonely when you’re alone, you’re in bad company.” ― Jean-Paul Sartre                                                                                                                                                                         

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    Pain Loneliness Quotes

  5. “Loneliness can be conquered only by those who can bear solitude.” – Paul Tillich

  6. “I had been alone more than I could have been had I gone by myself.”― Sylvia Plath

  7. “Inside myself is a place where I live all alone and that’s where you renew your springs that never dry up.” —Pearl Buck

  8. “If you want to miss your crown follow the crowd. If you want to wear the crown, go alone and be yourself. – Israelmore Ayivor

  9. “If you go deeper and deeper into your own heart, you’ll be living in a world with less fear, isolation and loneliness.” – Sharon Salzberg                                                                       

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    Feeling Loneliness Quotes

  10. “Sometimes I think that my own company is more suitable for me than if I were around others. Because of the person that I am.” – Kyle Labe

  11. “I don’t know what’s worse: to not know what you are and be happy, or to become what you’ve always wanted to be, and feel alone.” – Daniel Keyes

  12. “Never search your happiness in others, it will make you feel alone. Search it in yourself, you will feel happy even when you are left alone.” – Unknown

  13. “It’s only natural to feel lonely after the enjoyable moments pass. But as you experience new joys those feelings of sorrow will start to fade.”― Mizu Sahara

  14. “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

  15. “We’re born alone, we live alone, we die alone. Only through our love and friendship can we create the illusion for the moment that we’re not alone.”– Orson Welles

  16. “A man can be himself only so long as he is alone; and if he does not love solitude, he will not love freedom; for it is only when he is alone that he is really free.” – Arthur Schopenhauer

  17. “The world is a beautiful place to be, the seasons, the people and everything that makes up living. No one deserves to be lonely in this beautiful world, that’s just so dark and ugly.” – Unknown

  18. “There is nothing lonelier than sitting in the same room with someone and having absolutely nothing to talk about. The lack of affection can be tolerated but to feel invisible is well painful.” – Unknown

  19. “If you are feeling lonely know that you’ll always have: books to nurture your mind, hands to create your mind, wind to calm your soul, breathes to soothe your nerves, nature to soak your worries away, stars to decorate your dreams.” – Emma Xu

  20. “If you are alone, you belong entirely to yourself. If you are accompanied by even one companion, you belong only half to yourself or even less in proportion to the thoughtlessness of his conduct, and if you have more than one companion, you will fall more deeply into the same plight.” – Leonardo da Vinci

  21. “I was lonely. I felt it deeply and permanently, that this state of being on my own might never disappear. But I welcomed the loneliness, which had everything to do with being anonymous. It’s never loneliness that nibbles away at a person’s insides, but not having room inside themselves to be comfortably alone.”― Rachel Sontag

Depressed Lonely Quotes That Are Emotional

Loneliness is painful and heart breaking. A prolonged feeling of loneliness it can lead to mental health issues, such as depression where you feel empty, and worthless.

Also See: Depression Quotes

You miss the feeling of being loved, valued and you feel you have no one to turn to. With help of like-minded people and friends who like to listen to you, you can cope with loneliness and even change our state of mind.

  1. “Leave my loneliness unbroken.” — Edgar Allan Poe

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    Lonely Status

  2. “Even though we are together I still feel alone.” — Unknown

  3. “What loneliness is more lonely than distrust?” — George Eliot

  4. “These pains you feel are messengers. Listen to them.” — Unknown

  5. “No one ever discovers the depths of his own loneliness.” — Georges Bernanos

  6. “Sometimes it’s better to be alone no one can hurt you that way.”– Tinku Razoria

  7. “But nothing makes a room feel emptier than wanting someone in it.” — Unknown

  8. “Emotionally, I’m in such a bad place that it makes me physically sick.” — Unknown

  9. “We are all so much together, but we are all dying of loneliness.” – Albert Schweitzer                                                                                                                                                         

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    Heart touching lonely quotes

  10. “She didn’t know, who would leave or stay. So she pushed them all away.” – Unknown

  11. “All men’s misfortunes spring from their hatred of being alone.” – Jean de La Bruyère

  12. “A part of me died that day and the only person – there at the funeral, was me.”― Unknown

  13. “There were people everywhere but no one was mine, and I was no one’s.”― Gregory Maguire

  14. “It’s far better to be unhappy alone than unhappy with someone — so far.” – Marilyn Monroe

  15. “All man’s miseries derive from not being able to sit quietly in a room alone.” ― Blaise Pascal

  16. “It’s just never been in me to avoid loneliness with another and try to call it love.”― Unknown

  17. “Some nights are made for torture or reflection or the savoring of loneliness.” –Poppy Z. Brite

  18. “It’s weird to feel like you miss someone you’re not even sure you know.” ― David Foster Wallace

  19. “I learned that day that there is no more lonely state than being in a lonely marriage.”― Julie Metz

  20. “You break your own heart by giving yourself hope when you already know it is over.” ― Unknown

  21. “Anyone who knows how scary it is to be alone, can’t help loving others.” ~Rin Sohma”― Natsuki Takaya

  22. “This world that I live in is empty and cold. The loneliness cuts me and tortures my soul.” –Waylon Jennings

  23. “It hurts to be broken, but it hurts more when you’re still in love with the person who broke you.” ― Unknown

  24. “In all our searching, the only thing we’ve found that makes the emptiness bearable is each other.”― Carl Sagan

  25. “Sometimes being surrounded by everyone is the loneliest, because you’ll realize you have no one to turn to.”― Soraya

  26. “I’ll never forget how the depression and loneliness felt good and bad at the same time. Still does.” – Henry Rollins

  27. “Living on a planet filled with people it is a tragedy that any one of us could ever feel this alone.” – Chisty Ann Martine

  28. “Sometimes all you can do is smile. Move on with your day, hold back the tears and pretend you’re okay.” – Unknown

  29. “Choose your wife carefully. Being single and feeling lonely is better than being married and feeling lonely.” – Unknown

  30. “Pray that your loneliness may spur you into finding something to live for great enough to die for.” – Dag Hammarskjold

  31. “Don’t ever put your happiness in someone else’s hands. They’ll drop it. They’ll drop it every time.” – Christopher Barzak

  32. “There was a lonely boy.. He hopes someone will come by but no one does. And he learned the way to be always alone.”― Unknown

  33. “She understood how a world jammed with phones, email, and faxes could still leave you feeling utterly alone.”― Jodi Picoult

  34. “There were people everywhere on the city street, but the stranger could not have been more alone if it were empty.”― Markus Zusak

  35. “I am lonely, yet not everybody will do. I don’t know why, some people fill the gaps and others emphasize my loneliness.” – Anais Nin

  36. “All these people moving through life, all around me, and no one, not a single person, knows what I’m going through.”― Lee Thompson

  37. “Depression on my left Loneliness on my right. They don’t need to show me their badges. I know these guys very well.” – Elizabeth Gilbert

  38. “He says he’s lonely, horribly lonely because of this love he feels for her. She says she’s lonely too. She doesn’t say why.”― Marguerite Duras

  39. “Loneliness is never more cruel than when it is felt in close propinquity with someone who has ceased to communicate.” –Germaine Greer

  40. “Maybe true love isn’t out there for me, but I can sublimate my loneliness with the notion that true love is out there for someone.” — Roxane Gay

  41. “Just because her eyes don’t tear doesn’t mean her heart doesn’t cry. And just because she comes off strong, doesn’t mean there’s nothing wrong.” — Unknown

  42. “The worst kind of loneliness in the world is isolation that comes from being misunderstood. It can make people lose their grasp on reality.”― Shyza Chaudhry

  43. “The pain of being alone is completely out of this world isn’t it? I don’t know why but I understand your feelings so much it actually hurts.” –Masashi Kishimoto

  44. “When I was young my father used to say, “not everyone who is nice to your face has your best interest at heart.” I understood that a little bit too late.” — Unknown

  45. “The worst part about being mature beyond your years is that the people you’re expected to hang out with are way below your level of emotional maturity.” — Unknown

  46. “There’s a limit to how strong you can be, everyone breaks when it comes to isolation because no one is stronger than loneliness, it breaks you beyond repair.” – Unknown

  47. “Tore up my heart and shut it down. Nothing to do, nowhere to be. A simple little kind of free. Nothing to do, no one but me, and that’s all I need. I’m perfectly lonely.” –John Mayer

  48. “Look for yourself, and you will find in the long run only hatred, loneliness, despair, rage, ruin, and decay. But look for Christ, and you will find Him, and with Him everything else thrown in.” — C. S. Lewis

  49. “Believe me, I know what it’s like to feel all alone… The worst kind of loneliness in the world is the isolation that comes from being misunderstood, it can make people lose their grasp on reality.” – Dan Brown

  50. “Trying to fill your loneliness by looking for a companion or anything outside is not going to work. Know that you are on this planet to give something and then pack up and leave.” — Gurudev Sri Sri Ravi Shankar

Sad Quotes About Being Lonely

Loneliness is a universal human emotion that everyone from a child to an adult can experience. It’s a quite complex emotion and unique to each individual.

There are different reasons why a person may feel lonely. An elderly man can feel lonely in life after the death of his wife, a kid may feel lonely at school as he does not have friends, or someone can feel lonely because he/she has no one to love.

Don’t forget to check out our collection of Feeling Empty Quotes and sad quotes that you can relate to.

  1. “I’m not much but I’m all I have.” ― Philip K Dick

  2. “I value love because I have been lonely.” ― Unknown

  3. “Lonely was much better than alone.” –Toni Morrison                                                                                 

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    Lonely Captions For Instagram

  4. “All great and precious things are lonely.” ― John Steinbeck

  5. “Being alone is good but being lonely is the worst.” ― Unknown

  6. “When everything is lonely I can be my best friend.” – Conor Oberst

  7. “Loneliness can make you develop into a strong person.” – Unknown

  8. “I have been a stranger here in my own land: All my life.”― Sophocles

  9. “If you smile when you are alone then you really mean it.” – Andy Rooney

  10. “People are lonely because they build walls instead of bridges.” – Unknown

  11. “The strongest man in the world is he who stands most alone.” – Henrik Ibsen

  12. “It is far better to be alone, than to be in bad company.” – George Washington

  13. “I am lonely, sometimes, but I dare say it’s good for me…”― Louisa May Alcott

  14. “Even in the loneliest moments I have been there for myself.” – Sanober Khan

  15. “My inspirations are the woman, friendship, and loneliness.” – Enrique Iglesias

  16. “There are people who like to be alone without feeling lonely at all.”― Toba Beta                                                                                                                                                                   

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    overcoming loneliness quotes

  17. “When a man is one of a kind, he will be lonely wherever he is.” ― Louis L’Amour

  18. “Loneliness is proof that your innate search for connection is intact.” – Martha Beck

  19. “Sometimes you have to stand alone. Just to make sure you still can.” – Anonymous

  20. “The only time we waste is the time we spend thinking we are alone.” ― Mitch Albom

  21. “Everywhere I see bliss, from which I alone am irrevocably excluded.” ― Frankenstein

  22. “In solitude the mind gains strength and learns to lean upon itself.” – Laurence Sterne

  23. “I did not know I was lonely, she thought, until I was no longer alone.”― Katherine Arden

  24. “Dreams have only one owner at a time. That’s why dreamers are lonely.” – Erma Bombeck

  25. What a lovely surprise to finally discover how unlonely being alone can be.” – Ellen Burstyn

  26. “I’m learning a lot about myself being alone and doing what I’m doing.” – Chantal Kreviazuk

  27. “We’ve got a bond in common, you and I. We are both alone in the world.”― Daphne du Maurier

  28. “Do not think of loneliness as a disease as sometimes it can cure most of the diseases.” – Unknown

  29. “I often stood in front of the mirror alone, wondering how ugly a person could get.”― Charles Bukowski

  30. “Sometimes, you just need a break. In a beautiful place. Alone. To figure everything out.” – Anonymous

  31. “Sometimes you need to be alone. Not to be lonely, but to enjoy your free time being yourself.” – Anonymous

  32. “Loneliness adds beauty to life. It puts a special burn on sunsets and makes night air smell better.” – Unknown

  33. “All I ever wanted was to reach out and touch another human being not just with my hands but with my heart.” – Tahereh Mafi

  34. “The best part about being alone is that you really don’t have to answer to anybody. You do what you want.” – Justin Timberlake

  35. “Learn to be alone and to like it. There is nothing more freeing and empowering than learning to like your own company.” – Unknown

  36. “Feeling lonely sometimes is a good thing. It takes us appreciate the care and kindness we receive from our loved ones.” – Unknown

  37. “Some steps need to be taken alone. It’s the only way to really figure out where you need to go and who you need to be.” – Anonymous

  38. “If you wanted to do something absolutely honest, something true, it always turned out to be a thing that had to be done alone.” – Richard Yates

  39. “I don’t see how you can respect yourself if you must look in the hearts and minds of others for your happiness.” – Hunter S. Thompson

  40. “It is only when we silent the blaring sounds of our daily existence that we can finally hear the whispers of truth that life reveals to us.” – K.T. Jong

  41. “Hanging with people who make you feel unappreciated, for the mere sake of appearing to be popular, is the loneliest place to be.”― Ellen J. Barrier

  42. “I realize for the first time how very lonely I’ve been in the arena. How comforting the presence of another human being can be.” –Suzanne Collins

  43. “Lonely hours is the best time of life, because it’s the only time I share my deepest secrets with the most trusted person in the world, MYSELF.” – Anonymous

  44. “On being alone: I think it’s a good thing to do; you get to know yourself, and I think that’s the most important thing in the whole world.” — Robert Paul Smith

  45. “Knowing how to be solitary is central to the art of loving. When we can be alone, we can be with others without using them as a means of escape.”– Anonymous

  46. “Some people can’t stand being alone. I love solitude and silence. But when I come out of it, I’m a regular talking machine. It’s all or nothing for me.” – Celine Dion

  47. “Being alone does not mean being unhappy. The world is full of plenty of interesting and enjoyable things to do and people who can enrich your life.” – Michael Josephson

  48. “I felt like a kid standing in the world’s greatest video arcade without any quarters, unable to do anything but walk around and watch the other kids play.”― Ernest Cline

  49. “When I truly feel alone, with a sense of being lost, even empty inside, it is then I realize I have unknowingly moved away from God, so I move back.” ― David L. Weatherford

  50. “I’m the girl. Who is always there for people when they need a friend. I’m also the girl who faces many issues alone, but will still do anything to see someone else smile.”― Unknown

  51. “I don’t know why I still feel this pit in my stomach whenever I get a moment to think. I know what the pit is, too; I feel lonely. But I’m not alone, I keep telling myself.”― Pittacus Lore

  52. “I’m fascinated with myself and love hearing the sound of my own voice. I’d like to hear what I have to say. A lot of people don’t like being alone because they truly don’t like themselves but I love me.” – Gene Simmons

  53. “Let me tell you this: if you meet a loner no matter what they tell you it’s not because they enjoy solitude. It’s because they have tried to blend into the world before and people continue to disappoint them.” –Jodi Picoult

  54. “He clasps the crag with crooked hands; Close to the sun in lonely lands, Ringed with the azure world, he stands. The wrinkled sea beneath him crawls; He watches from his mountain walls, And like a thunderbolt he falls.” – Alfred the Great

  55. “I like being alone. I have control over my own shit. Therefore, in order to win me over, your presence has to feel better than my solitude. You’re not competing with another person, you’re competing with my comfort zones.” – Horacio Jones


Understanding the nature of loneliness and the mental state of the person going through it is very important. It’s a phase and stage of life where one feels so lonely that it’s very difficult to suffer and explain the pain in words.

There are a lot of reasons and symptoms that can be identified. Empathize and share the pain to make someone’s life better.

Don’t forget to check out feeling like a burden and when things fall apart quotes if you are heartbroken.

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