90 Best Loner Quotes and Sayings With Images

Looking for power quotes for loners who love their own company? We have rounded up some of the best loner quotes, sayings, and captions, (with images and pictures) that every loner can relate to who loves to be alone.

Out of all the loner quotes I have ever read, this has always been my favorite one; “Loner wolves walk alone.”

Great leaders, writers, and celebs have told us how walking alone and being a loner can bring positive changes to someone’s life.

If you enjoy being alone instead of being surrounded by people that means you like to give time to your thoughts and ponder about life.

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There is a difference between being a loner and being lonely. A loner gets pleasure and satisfaction from solitude, a lonely person doesn’t.

A loner can be perfectly content with their own company while being alone will make another person utterly sad and miserable. Being a loner gives you an opportunity to look within and to know yourself at a much deeper level.

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Browse through these happy loner quotes and sayings that you can relate to and this will surely make you realize that you are not the only odd one out.

Don’t forget to read our collection of loneliness quotes and feeling alone quotes to relate to your state of mind and emotions.

Powerful Loner Quotes and Sayings

  1. “I’ve always been kind of a loner. Continue to be.” — Benjamin McKenzie

  2. The best things have always come from the loneliest people.” — Adam Gnade

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

  4. “Solitude was my only consolation – deep, dark, deathlike solitude.” — Mary Shelle

  5. “Solitude matters, and for some people, it is the air that they breathe.” — Susan Cain

  6. “I finally went where everyone goes and I realized I was never missing out.”—  Meraaqi

  7. “The loner who looks fabulous is one of the most vulnerable loners of all.”—   Anneli Rufus

  8. “Solitude is fine, but you need someone to tell you that solitude is fine.” — Honoré de Balzac

  9. Those who understand the true nature of humanity are always loners.” — Dean Cavanagh

  10. “Being alone never felt right. sometimes it felt good, but it never felt right.” — Charles Bukowski

  11. “To be left alone is the most precious thing one can ask of the modern world.” — Anthony Burgess

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

  13. “I’d never chosen to be alone, but that was the way things had turned out, and I’d grown used to it.” — Sebastian Faulks

  14. “Everybody likes to see the loner hitched. It tells them everything is right with the world.” — Philip O Ceallaigh

  15. “Many people suffer from the fear of finding oneself alone, and so they don’t find themselves at all.” — Rollo May

  16. “I’m just a real loner kind of person, and yeah, kinda dark. But I’m happy. Not sad. I’m just shy and nervous.” — Clea DuVall

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

  18. “Being a loner doesn’t make you lonely, but being lonely can make a loner” — Eiro Silvigne

  19. “You might be an introvert if you were ready to go home before you left the house.” — Criss Jami

  20. “They say isolation drives you crazy. Sure it does – when you can’t get enough of it.” — Anneli Rufus

  21. “I was told I was dangerous…I asked why, and their response was “because you don’t need anyone.”

  22. “I’m a popular loner. I know a lot of people and a lot of people know me but my circle is small and I’m usually by myself.” – Unknown
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  23. “…just because someone is a loner, it doesn’t mean they’re alone. And just because someone is alone, it doesn’t mean they’re lonely.” — Jason Daniel Chaplin

  24. Yes, I guess you could say I am a loner, but I feel more lonely in a crowed room with boring people than I feel on my own.” — Henry Rollins

  25. “I think it’s good for a person to spend time alone. It gives them an opportunity to discover who they are and to figure out why they are always alone.” — Amy Sedaris

  26. “I accepted the face that as much as I want to lead others, and love to be around other people, in some essential way, I am something of a loner.” — Arthur Ashe

  27. “Language… has created the word ‘loneliness’ to express the pain of being alone. And it has created the word ‘solitude’ to express the glory of being alone.” — Paul Tillich

  28. “Reading requires a loner’s temperament, a high tolerance for silence, and an unhealthy preference for the company of people who are imaginary or dead.” — David Samuels

  29. “One of the many advantages of being a loner is that often there’s time to think, ponder, brood, meditate deeply, and figure things out to one’s satisfaction.” — Andrea Seigel

  30. “A man can be himself alone so long as he is alone … 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

  31. “One of the many advantages of being a loner is that often there’s time to think, ponder, brood, mPeople who want to be famous are really loners. Or they should be.” — Katharine Hepbur

  32. “I like weird people. The black sheep, the odd ducks, the rejects, the eccentrics, the loners, the lost and forgotten. More often than not, these people have the most beautiful souls.”

  33. “I guess I’m pretty much of a lone wolf. I don’t say I don’t like people at all but, to tell you the truth I only like it then if I have a chance to look deep into their hearts and their minds.” — Bela Lugosi

  34. “Deep in my heart I know I am a loner. I have tried to blend in with the world and be more sociable, but the more people I meet the more disappointed I am, so I’ve learned to enjoy myself, my family, and a few good friends.”

  35. “We entrepreneurs are loners, vagabonds, troublemakers. Success is simply a matter of finding and surrounding ourselves with those open-minded and clever souls who can take our insanity and put it to good use.” — Anita Roddick

Famous Quotes About Being a Loner 

  1. “Whosoever is delighted in solitude is either a wild beast or a god.” ― Aristotle

  2. “You cannot be lonely if you like the person you’re alone with.” ― Wayne W. Dyer

  3. “The loner who looks fabulous is one of the most vulnerable loners of all.” ― Anneli Rufus

  4. “To be left alone is the most precious thing one can ask of the modern world.” ― Anthony Burgess

  5. “Sometimes it is necessary to be lonely in order to prove that you are right.” — Vladimir Putin

  6. “Solitude is the great teacher, and to learn its lessons you must pay attention to it.” ― Deepak Chopra

  7. “I like silence; I’m a gregarious loner and without the solitude, I lose my gregariousness.” ― Karen Armstrong

  8. “I do feel like a loner but I think it’s because I look at things differently than other people.” ― Ricky Williams

  9. “I owe everything that I have done to the fact that I am very much at ease being alone.” ― Marilynne Robinson

  10. “The more powerful and original a mind, the more it will incline towards the religion of solitude.” ― Aldous Huxley

  11. “But there are no loners. No man lives in a void. His every act is conditioned by his time and his society.” ― William Manchester

  12. “I’m very much a loner. I don’t like long relationships with people and I always keep people at a distance.” ― Anthony Hopkins

  13. “A lot of times the characters I play tend to be kind of loners or they don’t have best friends or best buddies.” ― Michael Shannon

  14. “Be a loner. That gives you time to wonder, to search for the truth. Have holy curiosity. Make your life worth living.” ― Albert Einstein

  15. “Although I am a typical loner in my daily life, my awareness of belonging to the invisible community of those who strive for truth, beauty, and justice has prevented me from feelings of isolation.” ― Albert Einstein

  16. “I am completely a loner. In my head, I want to feel I can be anywhere. There is a sort of recklessness that being a loner allows me.” ― Arundhati Roy

  17. “It’s the journey of self, I guess. You start with this kind of loner, outside guy, which a lot of people can relate to, and he goes out into the world.” ― Keanu Reeves

  18. “The best remedy for those who are afraid, lonely or unhappy is to go outside, somewhere where they can be quiet, alone with the heavens, nature and God. Because only then does one feel that all is as it should be.” — Anne Frank

  19. “Most of the time I played by myself. Even then I was a loner, and I have stayed a loner all my life. It can make a man seem a little distant or even aloof – but it has helped pull me through some tight spots and hard times.” ― Roy Wilkins

  20. “Quiet people always know more than they seem. Although very normal, their inner world is by default fronted mysterious and therefore assumed weird. Never underestimate the social awareness and sense of reality in a quiet person; they are some of the most observant, absorbent persons of all.” ― Criss Jami, Healology

  21. “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, My Sister’s Keeper

  22. “The mind is sharper and keener in seclusion and uninterrupted solitude. Originality thrives in seclusion free of outside influences beating upon us to cripple the creative mind. Be alone—that is the secret of invention: be alone, that is when ideas are born.” — Nikola Tesla

  23. “Socializing is as exhausting as giving blood. People assume we loners are misanthropes, just sitting thinking, ‘Oh, people are such a bunch of assholes,’ but it’s really not like that. We just have a smaller tolerance for what it takes to be with others. It means having to perform. I get so tired of communicating.” ― Anneli Rufus

  24. “Loners, if you catch them, are well worth the trouble. Not dulled by excess human contact, nor blasé or focused on your crotch while jabbering about themselves, loners are curious, vigilant, full of surprises. They do not cling. Separate wherever they go, awake or asleep, they shimmer with the iridescence of hidden things seldom seen.” ― Anneli Rufus

  25. “The hardest thing about being an outcast isn’t the love you don’t receive. It’s the love you long to give that nobody wants. After a while, it backs up into your system like stagnant water and turns toxic, poisoning your spirit. When this happens, you don’t have many choices available. You can become a bitter loner who goes through life being pissed off at the world; you can fester with rage until one day you murder your classmates. Or, you can find another outlet for your love, where it will be appreciated and maybe even returned.” ―Jodee Blanco
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Short Loner Quotes, Captions, and Status

  1. “Some walks you have to take alone.”

  2. “It is impossible to ostracize a lone wolf.”

  3. “I am a loner, who does not want to feel lonely.”

  4. “I enjoy being alone, my soul is at peace in the silence.”

  5. “And in the end all I learned was how to be strong Alone.”

  6. “I am never less alone than when alone.” — Cicero

  7. “Isolation is a way to know ourselves.” — Franz Kafka

  8. “Alone is what I have. Alone protects me.” — Sherlock

  9. “Solitude is the best nurse of wisdom.” — Laurence Sterne

  10. “You only grow when you are alone.” — Paul Newman

  11. “Be afraid of the quiet ones, they are the one who think…

  12. “Seclusion is the price of greatness.” — Paramahansa Yogananda

  13. “The best thinking has been done in solitude.” — Thomas A. Edison

  14. “I’m a loner. I like to be alone. I’m socially awkward.” — Guillermo Diaz

  15. “Protagonists are always loners, almost by definition.” — Pauline Kael

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