37 Best Quotes About Being Alone [3rd is my Fav!]

While being alone might be unsettling, it can also be tranquil sometimes.

Being alone allows you to do anything you want and don’t have to care about anyone else while you’re by yourself.


It’s a fantastic opportunity to introspect and reflect on how to go forward in the life and live a satisfactory life.

Here are some amazing quotes about being alone.

Best Quotes About Being Alone

Without great solitude no serious work is possible. ~ Pablo Picasso.

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

Those who love and free nature are never alone. ~ Rachel Carson.

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


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

One of the greatest regrets in life is being what others would want you to be, rather than being yourself. ~ Shannon L. Alder.


Being alone has a power that very few people can handle. ~ Steven Aitchison.

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.


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

It is love alone that leads to right action. What brings order in the world is to love and let love do what it will. ~ Jiddu Krishnamurti.


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Top Quotes About Being Alone

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

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


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

I live in that solitude which is painful in youth, but delicious in the years of maturity. ~ Albert Einstein.

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

You’ve got to be fond of yourself enough to support yourself emotionally regardless of the intimate company of someone else. ~ Chidere Eggerue.

Loneliness expresses the pain of being alone and solitude expresses the glory of being alone. ~ Paul Tillich.


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

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

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 Bulbertson.

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


As I get older I’m more and more comfortable being alone. ~ Sienna Miller.

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.

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


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

Being alone and actually sitting with our own thoughts can lead to such growth and realizations that are rare in our everyday busy lives. ~ Kourtney Kardashian.

Associate yourself with people of good quality, for it is better to be alone than in bad company. ~ Booker T. Washington.

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


The great virtue of being alone is that your mind can go its own way. ~ Andy Rooney.

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

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

There are some places in life where you can only go alone. Embrace the beauty of your solo journey. ~ Mandy Hale.

Famous Quotes About Being Alone

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


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

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

It is very easy to love alone. ~ Gertrude Stein.

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

So these were the 37 quotes about Being Alone.

If these quotes and sayings connect with you, check out our other posts on funny friendship quotes and short friend quotes.

Sources and References:

  1. 25 Best Quotes About Being Alone (But Not Lonely)
  2. 90 Loneliness Quotes for you when you feel alone – Invajy
  3. 54 Inspiring Quotes About Being Alone
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