130 Loneliness Quotes That Will Touch Your Heart

We all feel lonely sometimes, but never forget that you are never alone. These loneliness quotes and sayings help you to get back your happiness again. Loneliness is a sad feeling that you experience when you feel isolated from others for a long time. This feeling can be caused by physical or emotional isolation.

Everyone experiences loneliness at some point in their life. It can be a difficult emotion to express, especially if you don’t know how to put your feelings into words. Here are a few tips on how to talk about loneliness:

Acknowledge that you’re feeling lonely. Don’t try to ignore or push down your feelings – they’ll only become stronger over time. Talk about why you’re feeling lonely. Are there specific things that are causing you to feel isolated? Is there something missing in your life?

Share your thoughts and feelings with someone else. It can be really helpful to talk to a friend or family member about your loneliness. They may be able to offer support and understanding.

Seek out activities that make you feel connected and engaged. Here is the list of quotes about loneliness that will help you to out from sad feelings. Also, here you can find some related topics such as sad quotes, disappointment quotes & heart-touching quotes.

Loneliness Quotes

Loneliness Quotes

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

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The soul that sees beauty may sometimes walk alone. – Johann Wolfgange Von Goethe

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We are all born alone and die alone. The loneliness is definitely part of the journey of life. – Jenova Chen

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It’s better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all. – Priyanshu Singh

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If you are lonely when you’re alone, you are in bad company. – Jean-Paul Sartre

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

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The feelings we live through in love and in loneliness are simply, for us, what high tide and low tide are to the sea. – Khalil Gibran

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We are born helpless. As soon as we are fully conscious we discover loneliness. We need others physically, emotionally, intellectually; we need them if we are to know anything, even ourselves. – C. S. Lewis

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

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The worst part about loneliness is the moment you realize you’re all alone. – Priyanshu Singh

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Loneliness is the most difficult addiction to break. – Priyanshu Singh

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The woman who follows the crowd will usually go no further than the crowd. The woman who walks alone is likely to find herself in places no one has ever been before. – Albert Einstein

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The greatest thing in the world is to know how to belong to oneself. – Michel de Montaigne

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

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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

Famous Loneliness Quotes

Loneliness Quotes

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

Time spent undistracted and alone, in self-examination, journaling, meditation, resolves the unresolved and takes us from mentally fat to fit. – Naval Ravikant

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

Sometimes you need to be alone. Not to be lonely, but to enjoy your free time being yourself. – Unknown

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

It is the most terrible thing in the world, loneliness. – Priyanshu Singh

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Love and compassion open our own inner life, reducing stress, distrust, and loneliness. – Dalai Lama

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

Maybe everybody in the whole damn world is scared of each other. – John Steinbeck

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

If you make friends with yourself you will never be alone. – Maxwell Maltz

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

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

Loneliness Quotes

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

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Aloneness is not something that needs to be feared. It is a place of retreat, a place where we can find our deeper self and our higher power. – Priyanshu Singh

Ordinary men hate solitude. But the master makes use of it, embracing his aloneness, realizing he is one with the whole universe. – Lao Tzu

No one saves us but ourselves. No one can and no one may. We ourselves must walk the path. – Buddha

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 Culbertson

Cinema can fill in the empty spaces of your life and your loneliness. – Pedro Almodovar

I used to think the worst thing in life was to end up all alone. It’s not. The worst thing in life is to end up with people that make you feel all alone. – Robin William

Negative emotions like loneliness, envy, and guilt have an important role to play in a happy life; they’re big, flashing signs that something needs to change. – Gretchen Rubin

Best Quotes About Loneliness

Loneliness Quotes

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

Sometimes you have to stand alone. Just to make sure you still can. – Unknown

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

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

All great and precious things are lonely. – John Steinbeck

I never said, ‘I want to be alone.’ I only said, ‘I want to be left alone.’ There is all the difference. – Greta Garbo

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

When the snows fall and the white winds blow, the lone wolf dies but the pack survives. – George R.R. Martin

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

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

What loneliness is more lonely than distrust? – George Eliot

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

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 just need a break. In a beautiful place. Alone. To figure everything out. – Unknown

There is nothing outside of yourself, look within. Everything you want is there – you are That. – Rumi

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Every single human being who is alive has felt this kind of pain, hopelessness, and loneliness at one time or another. We are all connected through this shared pain and struggle. – Leo Babauta

You cannot be lonely if you like the person you’re alone with. – Wayne Dyer

If you look to others for fulfillment, you will never truly be fulfilled. – Lao Tzu

When I get lonely these days, I think: So Be lonely, Liz. Learn your way around loneliness. Make a map of it. Sit with it, for once in your life. Welcome to the human experience. But never again use another person’s body or emotions as a scratching post for your own unfulfilled yearnings. – Elizabeth Gilbert

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

Short Loneliness Quotes

Loneliness Quotes

We feel alone, and in this, we are connected. – Leo Babauta

I restore myself when I’m alone. – Marilyn Monroe

If one’s different, one’s bound to be lonely. – Aldous Huxley

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

If you are afraid of loneliness, do not marry. – Anton Chekhov

You’re only lonely if you’re not there for you. – Phil McGraw

The surest sign of age is loneliness. – Annie Dillard

Loneliness is no longer part of my vocabulary. – Unknown

I’m not much but I’m all I have. – Philip

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

I like to be alone, but I hate being lonely. – Unknown

How we need another soul to cling to. – Sylvia Plath

The surest cure for vanity is loneliness. – Tom Wolfe

Don’t feel lonely, the entire universe is inside you. – Rumi

Chance never helps those who do not help themselves. – Sophocles

Loneliness is solitude with a problem. – Unknown

I’m a lion in a strange land. – Criss Jami

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

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

Inspirational Quotes on Loneliness

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Loneliness Quotes & Sayings

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

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

Look at the sky. We are not alone. The whole universe is friendly to us and conspires only to give the best to those who dream and work. – A. P. J. Abdul Kalam

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

Pray that your loneliness may spur you into finding something to live for, great enough to die for. – Dag Hammars

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. – Unknown

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

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

The crowd’s poison, too much time and you end up like them. Retreat to yourself. The only safe place. – Crypto Seneca

We feel guilt when we no longer want to associate with old friends and colleagues who haven’t changed. The price, and marker, of growth. – Naval Ravikant

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

All of humanity’s problems stem from man’s inability to sit quietly in a room alone. – Blaise Pascal

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

The reality is life is a single-player game. You’re born alone. You’re going to die alone. All of your interpretations are alone. All your memories are alone. You’re gone in three generations and nobody cares. Before you showed up, nobody cared. It’s all single-player. – Naval Ravikant

Loneliness Quotes That Make You Strong

Loneliness Quotes
Loneliness Quotes

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

Your absence has gone through me, like a thread through a needle. Everything I do is stitched with its color. – W.S. Merwin

The only time we waste is the time we spend thinking we are alone. – Mitch Albom

It is strange to be known so universally and yet to be so lonely. – Albert Einstein

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

To fall in love is easy, even to remain in it is not difficult; our human loneliness is cause enough. But it is a hard quest worth making to find a comrade through whose steady presence one becomes steadily the person one desires to be. – Anna Louise Strong

The time you feel lonely is the time you most need to be by yourself. – Douglas Coupland

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

What the superior man seeks is in himself; what the small man seeks is in others. – Confucius

It’s weird to feel like you miss someone you’re not even sure you know. – David Foster Wallace

Knowing others is intelligence; knowing yourself is true wisdom. Mastering others is strength; mastering yourself is true power. – Lao Tzu

Success is nothing if you don’t have the right people to share it with; you’re just gonna end up lonely. – Selena Gomez

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

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

When you have nobody you can make a cup of tea for, when nobody needs you, that’s when I think life is over. – Audrey Hepburn

I never feel lonely if I’ve got a book – they’re like old friends. Even if you’re not reading them over and over again, you know they are there. And they’re part of your history. They sort of tell a story about your journey through life. – Emilia Fox

Loneliness And Alone Quotes (You’re Never Alone)

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Loneliness Quotes

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

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

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

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

Solitude is the beginning of all freedom. – William Orville Douglas

When we don’t have a boyfriend or girlfriend, we always say, ‘Oh, I’m so lonely. I want a date,’ or something like that. But I think the biggest love we’re all searching for is the love for one’s self. – RM

Love and compassion open our own inner life, reducing stress, distrust, and loneliness. – Dalai Lama

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

Know that even if you feel alone, you are not alone. I, for one, am connected to you because I’m thinking of you, all of you. I’m connected to you because I too have suffered in similar ways. We have shared pain, shared hopelessness, shared loneliness. – Leo Babauta

The road had lonely times, but I kept myself busy. – Buck Owens

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

I came alone in this world, I have walked alone in the valley of the shadow of death, and I shall quit alone when the time comes. – Mahatma Gandhi

If you have a good inner life, you don’t get lonely. I’ve got a good imagination. I don’t miss romance. – Diana Rigg

I have so many different personalities in me and I still feel lonely. – Tori Amos

Our uniqueness makes us special, makes perception valuable – but it can also make us lonely. This loneliness is different from being ‘alone’: You can be lonely even surrounded by people. The feeling I’m talking about stems from the sense that we can never fully share the truth of who we are. I experienced this acutely at an early age. – Amy Tan

Funny Loneliness Quotes


If I am a legend, then why am I so lonely? – Judy Garland

I do not often get lonely, and I never get bored. – Laura Dekker

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

Laugh and the world laugh with you, snore and you sleep alone. – Anthony Burgess

Lonely people, in talking to each other, can make each other lonelier. – Lillian Hellman

I am thankful to all those who said no. It’s because of them, I did it myself. – Wayne Dyer

I’ve sold my soul for freedom. It’s lonely but it’s sweet. – Melissa Etheridge

Great spirits have always found violent opposition from mediocrities. – Albert Einstein

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

It would be too easy to say that I feel invisible. Instead, I feel painfully visible and entirely ignored. – David Levithan

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

It’s ok to feel lonely sometimes. We are human and to feel is to live. Loneliness is a feeling just like any other; happiness, joy, etc. If we don’t feel lonely sometimes, how would we feel when we are happy and joyous? – Happy Philosopher

Be yourself; no base imitator of another, but your best self. There is something which you can do better than another. Listen to the inward voice and bravely obey that. Do the things at which you are great, not what you were never made for. – Ralph Waldo Emerson

I’m here. I love you. I don’t care if you need to stay up crying all night long, I will stay with you. If you need the medication again, go ahead and take it – I will love you through that, as well. If you don’t need the medication, I will love you, too. There’s nothing you can ever do to lose my love. I will protect you until you die, and after your death, I will still protect you. I am stronger than Depression and I am braver than Loneliness and nothing will ever exhaust me. – Elizabeth Gilbert

We must become so alone, so utterly alone, that we withdraw into our innermost self. It is a way of bitter suffering. But then our solitude is overcome, we are no longer alone, for we find that our innermost self is the spirit, that it is God, the indivisible. And suddenly we find ourselves in the midst of the world, yet undisturbed by its multiplicity, for our innermost soul we know ourselves to be one with all being. – Hermann Hesse

Fear Of Loneliness Quotes

What do you do when you realize that the only person you want to talk to is the person you can’t talk to? – Unknown

People who are unable to be alone are people who are afraid of themselves. – Edith Wharton

Solitude is independence. – Henry David Thoreau

Loneliness is the most terrible poverty. – Mother Teresa

I am lonely, but I am not alone. – Stephen Fry

What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us. – Ralph Waldo Emerson

Be yourself; everyone else is already taken. – Oscar Wilde

What is loneliness? Loneliness is the feeling of being ignored. – Ashley Judd

If you want to conquer loneliness, you must conquer your fear of being alone. – Ray Bradbury

Part of the reason why people don’t talk about their loneliness is that they feel they will be judged for it. – Vivek Murphy

The trouble is not that I am single and likely to stay single, but that I am lonely and likely to stay lonely. – Charlotte Bronte

Pray that your loneliness will spur you into finding something to live for, great enough to die for. – Dag Hammarskjold

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

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 do. – Unknown

Everyone says I’m not alone. So why do I feel like I am? – Unknown

We often refer to loneliness as something negative. And we look at it as weakness. – Jay Shetty

I feel lonely every day of my life, but I am ashamed to admit that to the people who love me. – Unknown

Loneliness is like quicksand. The harder you try to get out of it, the deeper you fall into its turmoil. – Unknown

Even though we are together, I still feel alone. – Unknown (loneliness quotes)

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

When we cannot bear to be alone, it means we do not properly value the only company we have from birth to death – ourselves. – Eda J. LeShan

Having everyone, sometimes like having no one, this is when you feel lonely. – Unknown

Alone is a fact, a condition where no one else is around. Lonely is how you feel about that. – Twyla Tharp

Loneliness is dangerous. It’s addicting. Once you see how peaceful it is, you don’t want to deal with people anymore. – Unknown

Darkness makes us appreciate the light, and a little bit of loneliness helps us understand the value of companionship. – Unknown

Loneliness is always there, it’s a phase that comes and goes, and it is a very difficult phase. – Neena Gupta

Loneliness is, I think, people’s biggest fear, whether they are conscious of it or not. – Andrew Stanton

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

Did you ever walk through a room that’s packed with people, and feel so lonely you can hardly take the next step? – Jodi Picoult

Truth About Loneliness and How to Overcome It

There is no one definitive answer to loneliness. It manifests itself in different ways for different people. However, there are some general tips that can help anyone overcome loneliness.

First and foremost, it is important to be proactive in seeking out social activities and relationships. Joining a club, taking a class, or volunteering are all great ways to meet new people and share some loneliness quotes with them.

Additionally, it is important to be authentic and genuine in relationships. Don’t be afraid to let people know what you’re thinking and feeling.

Finally, don’t be afraid to reach out for help if you’re struggling with loneliness. There are many resources available, both online and offline, that can help you connect with others.

Few Words About Loneliness Quotes

In conclusion, loneliness is a feeling that many people experience at some point in their lives. While it can be uncomfortable and even painful, it is important to remember that you are not alone.

There are many people who understand what you are going through and are here to support you.

If you are feeling lonely, please don’t hesitate to reach out for help. There are many resources available, and there is no shame in seeking assistance. Remember, you are not alone.

I am Priyanshu the founder of Quotesjin. I am an Engineer by profession but Blogger by passion. I have been doing blogging and affiliate marketing since 2018, and established a few digital online businesses. I am passionate about sharing motivation thoughts and stories to my readers.