Alone Quotes

Humans are social creatures by nature, and being alone can be a little depressing sometimes. It is nice to spend quality time with someone, doing fun activities, sharing jokes, and just someone there to talk to when needed. However, being alone is not always a negative thing. A person could be in a relationship or married and still feel alone. Being alone can be an excellent time to build confidence and self-love. It also eliminates anxiety and stress that are caused by others. You can be surrounded by a group of people and feel lonely.

Use your alone time to work on personal goals, travel, date, and meeting new friends (read more on( Five Ways to Make Friends as an Adult)  Sometimes, being alone can be seen as a privilege. As people become older, with children, work, and other responsibilities, alone time can be seen as a luxury.  At that point, you will be longing to spend time alone for hobbies, relaxation or just to focus on yourself.

So, embrace your alone time and enjoy it!

Find alone quotes and alone sayings from writers, philosophers, celebrities and others sharing their thoughts on being alone, wise words on how to spend your time and much more.


Nishan Panwar- Someone who never see your worth

It's better to be alone than to be with someone who never sees your worth. Nishan Panwar A relationship should Read More

Anmol Andore- Never make the one you love feel alone

All relationships have one law : Never make the one you love feel alone, especially when youre there.      Anmol Andore Read More

Deepak Chopra- Victims always feel alone and helpless

Victims always feel alone and helpless. Deepak Chopra Read More

Arthur Brisbane- Get away from the crowd when you can

Get away from the crowd when you can. Keep yourself to yourself, if only for a few hours daily. Arthur Read More

Alice Walker- Be Pleased to Walk Alone

Be an outcast; be pleased to walk alone. Alice Walker Read More

Michael Jordan- If nobody will help you, do it alone

If nobody will help you, do it alone. Michael Jordan Read More

Live in a city and be completely alone-Simon Pegg

There's this thing of you can live in a city and be completely alone, not notice anything going on around Read More

Neil Gaiman- Don’t Know What I Love You Means

I really don't know what "I love you" means. I think it means "Don't leave me here alone. Neil Gaiman Read More

Doug Fetherling- Learning to Be Alone

 Your absence has not taught me how to be alone; it has merely shown me that when together we cast Read More

 Meghan Daum- Distance Is For the Bold

Contrary to what the cynics say, distance is not for the fearful; it's for the bold. It's for those who Read More

Albert Einstein-On Following People

The person who follows the crowd will usually go no further than the crowd. The person who walks alone is Read More

Unknown Author- A Bad Relationship

A bad relationship will make you feel more alone than when you were single.   Unknown Author  We often get Read More

George Washington On Bad Influence

It is far better to be alone than to be in bad company. George Washington Read More

Sylvester Stallone Quote On Bad Karma

There's a natural law of karma that vindictive people, who go out of their way to hurt others, will end Read More

Faraaz Kazi- Walking Alone is Not Difficult Anymore

Walking alone is not difficult but when we have walked a mile worth a thousand years with someone then coming Read More

A Sister is God’s Gift Quote

A Sister is God's way of proving He doesn't want us to walk alone. unknown Read More

Martin Buber Quote On Solitude

Solitude is the place of purification.     Martin Buber  Read More

Eda Leshan Quote On Being Alone

When we cannot bear to be alone, it means we do not properly value the only companion we will have Read More

Richard Avedon Quote On Sleeping Alone

He sleeps fastest who sleeps alone. Richard Avedon Read More

Oscar Wilde- Spending Time Alone

I think it's very healthy to spend time alone. You need to know how to be alone and not defined Read More

Henry David Thoreau- Finding a companion

I never found a companion that was so companionable as solitude. Henry David Thoreau Read More

Warsan Shire- Being Sweeter Than My Solitude

My alone feels so good, I'll only have you if you're sweeter than my solitude. Warsan Shire Read More

Laurence Sterne Quote On Solitude

In solitude the mind gains strength and learns to lean upon itself. Laurence Sterne Read More

Shah Rukh Khan- Keep Hope in Your Heart

Walk on with hope in your heart, and you'll never walk alone. Shah Rukh Khan Read More

R.A. Torrey- Going To Heaven Alone

I would rather go to heaven alone than go to hell in company. R.A. Torrey Read More

Henry Miller- An Artist is Always Alone

An artist is always alone - if he is an artist. No, what the artist needs is loneliness.     Read More

Katie Alender- Being Antisocial and Doing Stuff Alone

Apparently when it's two people, it's quirky and funny, but when it's a person doing the same stuff on her Read More

Jiddu Krishnamurti- Quiet and Solitude

And for this you must have quiet and solitude. But society does not allow you to have them. You must Read More

Terry Pratchett Quote On Cancer and Alzheimers

It seems that when you have cancer you are a brave battler against the disease, but when you have Alzheimer's Read More

Thomas Wolfe Quote On Loneliness

Loneliness is and always has been the central and inevitable experience of every man.      Thomas Wolfe Read More

Pamela Stephenson- Suffering Alone From Abuse

So many people suffer from abuse, and suffer alone. Pamela Stephenson Read More

Nishan Panwar- Being Forgotten By Someone

The worst feeling is not being alone, it's being forgotten by someone you could not forget. Nishan Panwar Read More

Megan Marie- Feeling Alone In a Relationship

Being alone is scary, but not as scary as feeling alone in a relationship. Megan Marie Read More

Jonathan Lockwood Huie Quote On Being Alone and Abandoned

You have not been abandoned. You are never alone, except by your own choice. Jonathan Lockwood Huie Read More

Brian Vaszily – Trying to be happy

"Trying to be happy without giving to others is like trying to kiss alone."-  Brian Vaszily Other quotes to explore: Read More

Sidonie Gabrielle Colette- The Emotions Of Being Alone

There are days when solitude is a heady wine that intoxicates you with freedom, others when it is a bitter Read More

Robin Williams- People Who Make You Feel Alone

I used to think that the worst thing in life was to end up all alone. It's not. The worst Read More

Wayne Dyer Quote: Being Lonely With a Person

You cannot be lonely if you like the person you're alone with. Wayne Dyer Read More

Michael Josephson- Learn to be Alone Without Being Lonely

If you want to be happy, learn to be alone without being lonely. Learn that being alone does not mean Read More

Ronald Anthony Quote On Being Alone and Needing Others

When we truly realize that we are all alone is when we need others the most. Ronald Anthony Read More

Joshua Slocum- Being Alone and Creating Companionship

I had already found that it was not good to be alone, and so made companionship with what there was Read More

Anne Hathaway- Fear of Being Alone

Loneliness is my least favorite thing about life. The thing that I'm most worried about is just being alone without Read More

Arnold Rothstein- I Can’t Stand Being Alone

Don't go away. I don't want to be alone. I can't stand being alone. Arnold Rothstein Read More

Kenko Yoshida- Sitting Alone Reading a Book

To sit alone in the lamplight with a book spread out before you, and hold intimate converse with men of Read More

William Nicholson- Finding Connection With Others Through Reading

We read to know that we are not alone. William Nicholson Read More

 A.S. Byatt- A Writer and Reader

Think of this – that the writer wrote alone, and the reader read alone, and they were alone with each Read More

Gautama Buddha- Only We Can​ Save Ourselves

No one saves us but ourselves. No one can and no one may. We ourselves must walk the path. Gautama Read More

Anthony Burgess- The World Will Laugh With You

Laugh and the world laughs with you, snore and you sleep alone.  Anthony Burgess Read More

Hunter S. Thompson- We Are All Alone

“We are all alone, born alone, die alone, and—in spite of True Romance magazines—we shall all someday look back on Read More

Arthur Schopenhauer​- Love Solitude Before Freedom

A man can be himself alone so long as he is alone if he does not love solitude, he will Read More

 Alice Koller Quote On Being Alone

Being solitary is being alone well: being alone luxuriously immersed in doings of your own choice, aware of the fullness Read More

 Claire Danes- Active Imagination and Being Alone

I have a huge, active imagination, [and] I think I'm really scared of being alone; because if I'm left to Read More

Thomas Browne- The Advantages Of Being Alone

Be able to be alone. Lose not the advantage of solitude, and the society of thyself. Thomas Browne Read More

Jean De La Bruyere- Unhappiness From Being Alone

All of our unhappiness comes from our inability to be alone.  Jean De La Bruyere Read More

Ann Landers – Better to be alone

"It is far better to be alone than to wish you were." -Ann Landers Many people are in a bad Read More

Henry David Thoreau – Quotation on being alone

"I love to be alone. I never found the companion that was so companionable as solitude."  Henry David Thoreau Henry Read More

Wayne Cordeiro- Being Alone To Refine Soul

Solitude is a chosen separation for refining your soul. Isolation is what you crave when you neglect the first. Wayne Read More

Ralph Waldo Emerson- Bringing Yourself Peace

Nothing can bring you peace but yourself. Ralph Waldo Emerson Read More

Kim Culbertson- Loneliness From Being Surrounded By Wrong People

People think being alone makes you lonely, but I don't think that's true. Being surrounded by the wrong people is Read More

Standing Alone Quote

Sometimes you just have to stand alone to make sure you still can. Unknown Author Read More

Wazim Shaw- Being Isolated To See Things Clearly

Being isolated at times doesn't always mean that you want to distance yourself from others; it simply means that you Read More

 Dag Hammarskjold- Finding Something Great To Live For

Pray that your loneliness may spur you into finding something to live for, great enough to die for. Dag Hammarskjold Read More

Mother Teresa- Loneliness and Unloved

The most terrible poverty is loneliness and the feeling of being unloved. Mother Teresa Read More

Orson Welles- We Are Always Alone

We're born alone, we live alone, we die alone. Only through our love and friendship can we create the illusion Read More

L.M. Montgomery- Cannot Be Loved

And if you couldn't be loved, the next best thing was to be let alone. L.M. Montgomery Read More

Christine Feehan- Being Lonely in a Crowd

The trouble is not really in being alone, it's being lonely. One can be lonely in the midst of a Read More

Elizabeth Gilbert Quote On Being Alone In Life

Sometimes life is too hard to be alone, and sometimes life is too good to be alone. Elizabeth Gilbert Read More

Amy Sedaris- Healthy to Spend Time Alone

I think it's good for a person to spend time alone. It gives them an opportunity to discover who they Read More

Ellen Burstyn- Being Alone Can Be Fun

What a lovely surprise to finally discover how unlonely being alone can be. Ellen Burstyn Read More

Paul Tillich- Language Created Loneliness

Language... has created the word 'loneliness' to express the pain of being alone. And it has created the word 'solitude' Read More

Abdul Kalam- We are not alone

Look at the sky. We are not alone. The whole universe is friendly to us and conspires only to give Read More

Albert Guino- Be Comfortable Being Alone

People who cannot bear to be alone are generally the worst company. Albert Guino Read More

Henry Rollins- Quote On People Walking Out of Life

It's sad when someone you know becomes someone you knew. Henry Rollins Read More

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe- Walking Alone

The soul that sees beauty may sometimes walk alone Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Read More

Frank Lloyd Wright On Ignoring Beauty

If you foolishly ignore beauty, then you will soon find yourself without it. Frank Lloyd Wright Read More

Helen Keller- Together we can do so much

Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much. Helen Keller Source:  Helen and Teacher: The Story Read More

Justin Timberlake- The Best Part About Being Alone

The best part about being alone is that you really don't have to answer to anybody. You do what you Read More


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