top of page
  • Jonno White

450 Inspiring Quotes About Being Alone (But Not Lonely)

1. “My imagination functions much better when I don’t have to speak to people.” – Patricia Highsmith

2. “Loneliness is different than isolation and solitude. Loneliness is a subjective feeling where the connections we need are greater than the connections we have.” — Vivek Murthy

3. “To find yourself, think for yourself.” – Socrates

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

5. “Everybody has something that chews them up and, for me, that thing was always loneliness. The cinema has the power to make you not feel lonely, even when you are.” — Tom Hanks

6. “Eventually, we all end up alone.”― Ally Carter

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

8. “Once you start loving your own presence, you stop chasing people in your life.” - Unknown

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

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

11. “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

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

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

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

15. “The saddest thing is when you are feeling real down. You look aroun