250 Sad Quotes about Being alone – Loveframes

Sad quotes about being alone: Loneliness is not a curse, it is a choice of an individual person. Many times it is observed that our attitude towards the world detachs ourselves away and puts us in a lonely situation.

Some people like to be lonely so that they get time to talk to themselves and take the necessary actions. These sad quotes on loneliness will definitely teach us the way to leave a life and come out of the lonely situation.

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Sad Quotes about Being alone

“Absence makes the heart grow fonder, but it sure makes the rest of you lonely.”— Charles M. Schulz

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

Sad Quotes about Being alone

“What makes us lonely are the feelings that we never share with anyone.” — Bunny Naidu

“Absence makes the heart grow fonder, but it sure makes the rest of you lonely.”— Charles M. Schulz

“Loneliness might be taking you towards an otherwise unreachable experience of reality.” — Olivia Laing

“What a lovely surprise to finally discover how lonely being alone can be.” — Ellen Burstyn. Sad quotes about being alone!

“Very suddenly. Yes, quite suddenly, I didn’t feel like I could handle my feeling of aloneness.”— Markus Zusak

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

“We live in such a lonely world because most days we wake up and decide to marry no one but ourselves.” — Christopher Poindexter

“I felt a haunting loneliness sometimes, and felt it in others — young clerks in the dusk, wasting the most poignant moments of night and life.” — Scott Fitzgerald

“People think being alone makes you lonely, but I don’t think that’s true. Being surrounded by the wrong people is the loneliest thing in the world.” — Kim Culberston

“We’re all lonely for something we don’t know we’re lonely for. How else to explain the curious feeling that goes around feeling like missing somebody we’ve never even met?” — David Foster Wallace

“People think being alone makes you lonely, but I don’t think that’s true. Being surrounded by the wrong people is the loneliest thing in the world.” — Kim Culberston.

“Loneliness is such an omnipotent and painful threat to many people that they have little conception of the positive values of solitude and even, at times, are frightened at the prospect of being alone.” — Rollo May

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Sad Quotes about Being alone to Give You Strength

“The act of speaking out makes you alone.” — Ravish Kumar. Sad quotes about being alone!

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

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

“All great and precious things are lonely.” — John Steinbeck. Sad quotes about being alone!

“Life is full of misery, loneliness, and suffering – and it’s all over much too soon.” — Woody Allen

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

“Don’t go away. I don’t want to be alone. I can’t stand being alone.” — Arnold Rothstein

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

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“The surest sign of age is loneliness.” — Annie Dillard. Sad quotes about being alone!

“People are lonely because they build walls instead of bridges.” — Joseph F. Newton

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

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

“Loneliness becomes an acid that eats away at you.” — Haruki Murakami. Sad quotes about being alone!

“The real loneliness is living among all these kind people who only ask one to pretend!” — Edith Wharton

“When we truly realize that we are all alone, it is when we need others the most.” — Ronald Anthony

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

“There is something immaculate about loneliness which only lonely people can understand.” — Munia Khan

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

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

“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

“While I’m perfectly able of walking this planet without you, it would be the loneliest journey knowing you exist.” — J. Iron Word

“The trouble is not really in being alone, it’s being lonely. One can be lonely in the midst of a crowd, don’t you think?” — Christine Feehan

“The tragedy of this world is that everyone is alone. For a life in the past cannot be shared with the present.” — Alan Lightman

“It’s so stupid because all I wanted was space and now that I have it, there’s this part of me that’s achingly lonely I could die.” — Hannah Harrington

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

“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

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Sad Quotes about Being alone to Strengthen the Relationship

“If one’s different, one’s bound to be lonely.” — Aldous Huxley

“If you are never alone, you cannot know yourself.” – Paulo Coelho

“You are never alone. You are eternally connected with everyone.” – Amit Ray

“Loneliness, as a result of being ignored, is nothing but the worst emotion of life.”

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

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

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

“There are two kinds of luxuries—being alone and being with someone who understands.” – Nitya Prakash

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

“At the innermost core of all loneliness is a deep and powerful yearning for union with one’s lost self.” — Brendan Behan

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

“The saddest thing is when you are feeling real down. You look around and realize that there is no shoulder for you.” – Anonymous

“There is a loneliness in this world so great that you can see it in the slow movement of the hands of a clock.” — Charles Bukowski

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

“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

“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

“Like it or not, there are times when you need to be alone; times when you need to be lonely; times when you need to need other people.” – Alan Bradley

“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

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Sad Quotes about Being alone Inspirational

“When the people you love are gone, you’re alone.” — Keanu Reeves

“An overcrowded world is the ideal place in which to be lonely.” — Brian W. Aldiss

“You better go alone than with negative people!” — Israelmore Ayivor. Sad quotes about being alone!

“We isolated ourselves because it hurt less.” — Jodi Picoult. Sad quotes about being alone!

“People run away to be alone,” he said. Some people had to be alone.”― William Trevo

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

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“Being alone has nothing to do with how many people are around.” – Richard Yates

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

“A broken relationship can make you feel more lonely than when you were single.” — Philip K Dick

“You should not be strong every time. At times, all you have to be is alone and let out your emotions.”

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

“All alone! Whether you like it or not, being alone is something you’ll be quite a lot!” — Dr. Seuss

“It’s easy to stand with the crowd; it takes courage to stand alone.” – Anonymous. Sad quotes about being alone!

“The eternal quest of the individual human being is to shatter his loneliness.” — Norman Cousins

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

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

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

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

“Loneliness does not come from being alone, but from being unable to communicate the things that seem important to you.” – Anonymous

“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

“Being alone doesn’t necessarily mean loneliness. People are great! But being alone is wonderful. I prefer the silence of being alone and the sounds of nature.” – Jayson Zabate

“If you want to be happy, learn to be alone without being lonely. Learning that 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

Sad Quotes about Being Alone to Fight the Battle of Life

“Loneliness is the ultimate poverty.” — Pauline Phillips

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

“There is no loneliness like that of a failed marriage.” — Alexander Theroux

“I feel so alone in this world fill with 7.billions souls.”― Marty Bisson Milo

“It is strange to be known so universally and yet to be so lonely.” — Albert Einstein

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

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

“There is no worse feeling than being thrown alone in the race of life to face its miseries.”

“The hardest walk you can do is alone. But it’s the walk that will make you stronger.” – Anonymous

“I think I am struggling between two phases; one is I want to be alone, and the other is I want to be lonely.”

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

“The worst part of holding back the memories is not the pain. It’s the loneliness of it. Memories need to be shared.” — Lois Lowry

“I don’t know whether I am depressed. I’m sure I don’t feel sadness, but I am neither happy. I joke and laugh around, but then I feel lonely.”

“Alone had always felt like an actual place to me, as if it weren’t a state of being, but rather a room where I could retreat to be who I really was.” – Cheryl Strayed

“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

“Keep in mind that to avoid loneliness, many people need both a social circle and an intimate attachment. Having just one of the two may still leave you feeling lonely.” — Gretchen Rubin

“For me, books have always been a way to feel less alone while being alone. Perhaps if I was depressed and isolated, just communicating with these authors through their sentences helped me.” — Jonathan Ames

“Who knows what true loneliness is—not the conventional word but the naked terror? To the lonely themselves it wears a mask. The most miserable outcast hugs some memory or some illusion.” — Joseph Conrad

“I’m lonely. And I’m lonely in some horribly deep way and for a flash of an instant, I can see just how lonely, and how deep this feeling runs. And it scares the shit out of me to be this lonely because it seems catastrophic.” — Augusten Burroughs

“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

“In order to be open to creativity, one must have the capacity for constructive use of solitude. One must overcome the fear of being alone.” – Rollo May

“Nothing else so destroys the power to stand alone as the habit of leaning upon others. If you lean, you will never be strong or original. Stand alone or bury your ambition to be somebody else in the world.” – Orison Swett Marden

Sad Quotes about Being alone to Break the Silence

“Being alone is very difficult.” – Yoko Ono

“Loneliness is sad, aloneness is blissful.” – Osho

“Being alone is more painful than getting hurt.” – Eiichiro Oda

“You have to go ahead, even if no one goes with you.” — Lailah Gifty Akita

“The worst loneliness is not being comfortable with yourself.” — Mark Twain

“You cannot be lonely if you like the person you are alone with.” – Wayne Dyer

“And then I think that maybe I was designed to be alone.” – Anonymous

“To live alone is the fate of all great souls.” – Arthur Schopenhauer

“I don’t want to be alone, I want to be left alone.” – Audrey Hepburn

“Being alone is more painful than getting hurt.” — Monkey D. Luffy. Sad quotes about being alone!

“To be alone is to be different and to be different is to be alone.” – Suzanne Gordon

“Loneliness is not the absence of affection, but the absence of direction.” — Mike Murdock

“Laugh and the world laughs with you, snores and you sleep alone.” – Anthony Burgess

“There are worse things than feeling alone. Things like being with someone and still feeling alone.” – Anonymous

“And if you couldn’t be loved, the next best thing is to be let alone.” – L.M. Montgomery. Sad quotes about being alone!

“Two people can sleep in the same bed and still be alone when they close their eyes.” — Haruki Murakami

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

“The concept of loneliness and exile and self-sufficiency continually bucks me up.” — Christopher Hitchens

“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

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

“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

“Sometimes I feel like I just want to be alone. But what I actually want is someone to just hold me and tell me everything will be okay.” – Anonymous

“Everyone’s alone — or so it seems to me. They make noises, and think they are talking to each other; They make faces, and think they understand each other. And I’m sure they don’t. Is that a delusion?” — T.S. Eliot

“What makes loneliness an anguish is not that I have no one to share my burden, but this: I have only my own burden to bear.” — Dag Hammarskjold

“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

Sad Quotes about Being Alone to be in High Spirit in Low Time

“I restore myself when I’m alone.” — Marilyn Monroe. Sad quotes about being alone!

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

“I like to be alone. But I hate being lonely.” – Anonymous. Sad quotes about being alone!

“As I get older, I’m more and more comfortable being alone.” – Sienna Miller

“I’m falling apart right in front of your eyes but you don’t even see me.” – Anonymous

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

“There is a certain strength in being alone.” — Heather Duffy Stone

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

“The strongest man in the world is the one who stands most alone.” — Henrik Ibsen

“I enjoy it when I’m alone, it helps me go wherever I want and do whatever I want.”

“It is only alone, truly, that one bursts apart, springs forth.” — Maria Isabel Barreno

“The loneliness you feel is actually an opportunity to reconnect with others and yourself.” — Maxime Lagacé

“Sometimes life is too hard to be alone, and sometimes life is too good to be alone.” — Elizabeth Gilbert

“No, I may not be physically alone. But mentally there is no one in sight.” – Anonymous

“Sometimes life is too hard to be alone and sometimes life is too good to be alone.” – Elizabeth Gilbert

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

“I love to be alone. I never found a companion that was so companionable as solitude.” – Henry David Thoreau

“Alone time is when I distance myself from the voices of the world so I can hear my own.” ― Oprah Winfrey

“I was very often full of rage and despair. I was always lonely. In spite of all that, I was and am in love with life.” — Jeanette Winterson

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

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

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

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

“Pain is when you’re slowly dying on the inside and you’re way too weak to speak about it. So you keep silent and suffer, alone.” – Anonymous

“Nobody knows about the little meltdowns I have when I’m alone. They only know about the smiles and laughs that I show them.” – Anonymous

“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

Sad Quotes about Being Alone to Peep Deep Within

“My soul seems to be at peace when I am alone.” Sad quotes about being alone!

“The silence of loneliness is bliss to my soul.” Sad quotes about being alone!

“The sun shines every day, even though it is alone. So, why can’t I?”

“Loneliness connects me to my inner peace and awakens my soul.”

“You never walk alone. Even the devil is the lord of flies.”― Gilles Deleuze

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

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

“Sometimes it’s better to be alone. No one can hurt you.” – Tinku Razoria

“Life could be wonderful if people would leave you alone.” – Charlie Chaplin

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

“I restore myself when I’m alone.” — Marilyn Monroe. Sad quotes about being alone!

“As I get older I’m more and more comfortable being alone.” — Sienna Miller

“Only the self-sufficient stand alone – most people follow the crowd and imitate.” — Bruce Lee

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

“If one is lucky, a solitary fantasy can totally transform one million realities.” — Maya Angelou

“The eternal quest of the individual human being is to shatter his loneliness.” — Norman Cousins

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

“It is important to find a break sometimes to see the beauty of the world with your own eyes.” Sad quotes about being alone!

“You may feel lost and alone. But God knows where you are and has a good plan for your future.” – Anonymous

“Loneliness has become the best friend of my soul. It teaches me to stay high spirited even in low times.”

“There is nothing outside of yourself, look within. Everything you want is there – you are that.” — Rumi

“The thing that makes you exceptional, if you are at all, is inevitably that which makes you lonely.” — Lorraine Hansberry

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

“Be strong enough to stand alone, smart enough to know when you need help, and brave enough to ask for it.” — Tim Fargo

“I am not alone. I have birds singing for me. I have trees providing me shadow. I have sunshine to make me glow. And rain to bless me.”

Sad Quotes about Being alone to Brighten the Path of Life

“Spending time alone is not only happy but also satisfying.” Sad quotes about being alone!

“Time spent alone is equal to time spent healthy.” Sad quotes about being alone!

“As for now, I’m gonna hear the saddest songs and sit alone and wonder.” – Anonymous

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

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

“If you smile when you are alone, then you really mean it.” — Andy Rooney

“My inspirations are women, friendship, and loneliness.” — Enrique Iglesias

“I want to be with those who know secret things or else alone.” ― Rainer Maria Rilke

“Solitude is the beginning of all freedom.” — William Orville Douglas

“Make the time to be alone. Your best ideas live within solitude.” — Robin Sharma

“You will eventually know your life becomes better when you are alone.”

“If you cannot find happiness and contentment in yourself, then you cannot find it elsewhere.”

“Being alone and happy is so personal that you should not expect it from anyone else.”

“When you are happy being alone, you are self-sufficient.” Sad quotes about being alone!

“You need to know how to be alone in order to know how to be together.” — Sherry Turkle

“Without great solitude no serious work is possible.” — Pablo Picasso. Sad quotes about being alone!

“Only when you are alone can you feel life is wholesome.” Sad quotes about being alone!

“He is never less at leisure than when at leisure, nor less alone than when he is alone.” – Cicero

“When I’m alone, I think of so many things. But when I have a chance to tell you, I go speechless.” – Anonymous

“Don’t feel alone, because there is always someone out there who loves you more than you can imagine.” — Anurag Prakash Ray

“Loneliness gives me hope and strength to be a better person and do great things in life.” Sad quotes about being alone!

“No one saves us but ourselves. No one can, and no one may. We ourselves must walk the path.” — Gautama Buddha

“Being alone in nature is another way to feel the joy of beauty – and oneness with a greater whole.” — Jude Bijou

“I simply adore being alone – I find it a consuming thirst – and when that thirst is slaked, then I am happy.” — May Sarton

“Nobody likes being alone that much. I don’t go out of my way to make friends, that’s all. It just leads to disappointment.” – Haruki Murakami

“All men’s misfortunes spring from their hatred of being alone.” – Jean De La Bruyère. Sad quotes about being alone!

“Most women would not be happy being me. People say, ‘But you’re alone.’ But I don’t feel alone. I feel very un-alone.” – Stevie Nicks

“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

“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

“Sometimes you need to sit lonely on the floor in a quiet room in order to hear your own voice and not let it drown in the noise of others.” — Charlotte Eriksson. Sad quotes about being alone!

“Being alone with fear can rapidly turn into panic. Being alone with frustration can rapidly turn into anger. Being alone with disappointment can rapidly turn into discouragement and, even worse, despair.” – Mark Goulston

“Being solitary is being alone well: being alone luxuriously immersed in doings of your own choice, aware of the fullness of your own presence rather than of the absence of others. Because solitude is an achievement.” — Alice Koller

“My favorite hobby is being alone. I like to be alone. I also like dancing, fishing, playing poker sometimes and vegetable gardening—corn, tomatoes, cucumbers, I have a big garden every year.” – Emanuel Steward

Sad Quotes about Being alone to Discover Yourself

“Spend time with yourself and discover how beautiful you are.”

“You have to go ahead, even if no one goes with you.” — Lailah Gifty Akita

“If you make friends with yourself, you’ll never be alone.” — Maxwell Maltz. Sad quotes about being alone!

“Understanding the path of loneliness can lead you to success.” – Sad quotes about being alone!

“It takes nothing to join the crowd. It takes everything to stand alone.” — Hans F. Hansen

“When you learn how to be alone you’ll discover the difference between alone and lonely.”— LJ Vanier

“You’re not alone, there is more to this I know. If you can make it out, you will live to tell.” — Saosin

“There are two kinds of luxuries; being alone and being with someone who understands.” — Nitya Prakash

“Nothing in the world is more empowering than being and fighting alone. So, learn how to enjoy yourself in your own company.” Sad quotes about being alone!

“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

“Being alone with your feelings is the worst because you have nowhere to run. They’re here, dancing in your mind, and all you can do is handle.” – Aisha Sherly. Sad quotes about being alone!

“We need quiet time to examine our lives openly and honestly.” — spending quiet time alone gives your mind an opportunity to renew itself and create order.”— Susan L. Taylor

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