Inspirational Alone Quotes To Help You Get Over Loneliness
Among the many problems nuclear society faces, loneliness if said to be the most common one. The idea of being alone, however, has various stages. One can either choose to be alone or they feel alone within company. Spending time with yourself and your thoughts, essentially, is best when done alone. You can think and ponder about your true self and introspect. On the other hand, it is equally difficult to survive without company as we are social beings. Being alone is on a spectrum. If you find happiness within it, you enjoy solitude. If being alone makes you sad, you simply crave company and shun loneliness. This is entirely dependent on the individual. What’s important is that you recognize your feelings and act on it. Spending some time alone isn’t harmful, and neither is seeking others’ company. We have a list of thought about this topic. You can go through them here and expand your understanding.
I would rather walk with a friend in the dark, than alone in the light.
It's far better to be unhappy alone than unhappy with someone — so far.
Two people in love, alone, isolated from the world, that's beautiful.
Daphne du Maurier
But luxury has never appealed to me, I like simple things, books, being alone, or with somebody who understands.
We're all going to die, all of us, what a circus! That alone should make us love each other but it doesn't. We are terrorized and flattened by trivialities, we are eaten up by nothing.
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.
It's often just enough to be with someone. I don't need to touch them. Not even talk. A feeling passes between you both. You're not alone.
A dream you dream alone is only a dream. A dream you dream together is reality.
Real loneliness is not necessarily limited to when you are alone.
All alone! Whether you like it or not, alone is something you'll be quite a lot!
Being alone never felt right. sometimes it felt good, but it never felt right.
No one can construct for you the bridge upon which precisely you must cross the stream of life, no one but you yourself alone.
Edgar Allan Poe
From childhood's hour I have not been. As others were, I have not seen. As others saw, I could not awaken. My heart to joy at the same tone. And all I loved, I loved alone.
You alone are enough. You have nothing to prove to anybody.
Laugh and the world laughs with you, snore and you sleep alone.
Sometimes when I'm alone, I take the pearl from where it lives in my pocket and try to remember the boy with the bread, the strong arms that warded off nightmares on the train, the kisses in the arena.
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.
Alone. Yes, that's the key word, the most awful word in the English tongue. Murder doesn't hold a candle to it and hell is only a poor synonym.
The secularists in Turkey haven't underestimated religion, they just made the mistake of believing they could control it with the power of the army alone.
We need not to be let alone. We need to be really bothered once in a while. How long is it since you were really bothered? About something important, about something real?
You can get help from teachers, but you are going to have to learn a lot by yourself, sitting alone in a room.
I alone cannot change the world, but I can cast a stone across the waters to create many ripples.
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.
Music touches us emotionally, where words alone can't.
I'm very shy really. I spend a lot of time in my room alone reading or writing or watching television.
J. D. Salinger
Certain things, they should stay the way they are. You ought to be able to stick them in one of those big glass cases and just leave them alone.
Many people need desperately to receive this message: 'I feel and think much as you do, care about many of the things you care about, although most people do not care about them. You are not alone.
Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much
In this world, there are things you can only do alone, and things you can only do with somebody else. It's important to combine the two in just the right amount.
Orlando naturally loved solitary places, vast views, and to feel himself for ever and ever and ever alone.
All of humanity's problems stem from man's inability to sit quietly in a room alone.
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.
Either give me more wine or leave me alone.
If it’s true that our species is alone in the universe, then I’d have to say the universe aimed rather low and settled for very little.
Two people can sleep in the same bed and still be alone when they close their eyes
Love is our true destiny. We do not find the meaning of life by ourselves alone - we find it with another.
If anyone tells you that a certain person speaks ill of you, do not make excuses about what is said of you but answer, "He was ignorant of my other faults, else he would not have mentioned these alone.
E. E. Cummings
May came home with a smooth round stone
as small as a world and as large as alone.
Neither woman nor man lives by work, or love, alone ... The human self defines itself and grows through love and work: All psychology before and after Freud boils down to that.
Do not wait for leaders; do it alone, person to person.
It is not for me to judge another man's life. I must judge, I must choose, I must spurn, purely for myself. For myself, alone.
Social media has taken over in America to such an extreme that to get my own kids to look back a week in their history is a miracle, let alone 100 years.
I have never been able to grasp the meaning of time. I don't believe it exists. I've felt this again and again, when alone and out in nature. On such occasions, time does not exist. Nor does the future exist.
Perhaps I know best why it is man alone who laughs; he alone suffers so deeply that he had to invent laughter.
We are saved by faith alone, but the faith that saves is never alone.
I had - after I sang the 'Star Spangled Banner' so badly, after my tragic singing accident, after that, you know, all my stuff kind of, like, really got even more full blown and, you know, I got stage fright and, you know, I couldn't do stand-up anymore and let alone sing and all the other things.
I realize full well how hard it must be to go on living alone in a place from which someone has left you, but there is nothing so cruel in this world as the desolation of having nothing to hope for.
T S Eliot
What is hell? Hell is oneself.
Hell is alone, the other figures in it
Merely projections. There is nothing to escape from
And nothing to escape to. One is always alone.
If the First Amendment means anything, it means that a state has no business telling a man, sitting alone in his house, what books he may read or what films he may watch.
I think I should be here alone to rethink the world - I do. I want these lesser humans gone.
Pointing to another world will never stop vice among us; shedding light over this world can alone help us.
I used to think the worst thing in life is to end up all alone. It's not. The worst thing in life is to end up with people who make you feel all alone.
The belief in a supernatural source of evil is not necessary; men alone are quite capable of every wickedness.
I have not lived as a woman. I have lived as a man. I've just done what I damn well wanted to, and I've made enough money to support myself, and ain't afraid of being alone.
I am alone here in my own mind.
There is no map
and there is no road.
It is one of a kind
just as yours is.
I am ready for whatever's coming. I expect nothing but to be let down or turned away. I am alone. Goddamn. The shit hurts sometimes, but I realize what I am, what I have become.
I wasn't a misanthrope and I wasn't a misogynist but I liked being alone. It felt good to sit alone in a small space and smoke and drink. I had always been good company for myself.
Aung San Suu Kyi
I think sometimes if you are alone, you are freer because your time is your own.
If you smile when you are alone, then you really mean it.
Henry David Thoreau
A man is rich in proportion to the number of things which he can afford to let alone.
When so many are lonely as seem to be lonely, it would be inexcusably selfish to be lonely alone.
You are never so alone as when you are ill on stage. The most nightmarish feeling in the world is suddenly to feel like throwing up in front of four thousand people.
I didn't have any friends at school, didn't want any. I felt better being alone. I sat on a bench and watched the others play and they looked foolish to me.
I paint myself because I am so often alone and because I am the subject I know best.
Tell your friend that in his death, a part of you dies and goes with him. Wherever he goes, you also go. He will not be alone.
Be alone, that is the secret of invention; be alone, that is when ideas are born.
In every generation there is a chosen one. She alone will stand against the vampires the demons and the forces of darkness. She is the slayer.
I am nothing. I’m like someone who’s been thrown into the ocean at night, floating all alone. I reach out, but no one is there. I call out, but no one answers. I have no connection to anything.
Many people suffer from the fear of finding oneself alone, and so they don't find themselves at all.
Aung San Suu Kyi
One person alone can't do anything as important as bringing genuine democracy to a country.
To be left alone is the most precious thing one can ask of the modern world.
Chance and chance alone has a message for us. Everything that occurs out of necessity, everything expected, repeated day in and day out, is mute. Only chance can speak to us.
Write only if you cannot live without writing. Write only what you alone can write.
One arrow alone can be easily broken but many arrows are indestructible.
If a woman sleeps alone it puts a shame on all men. God has a very big heart, but there is one sin He will not forgive. If a woman calls a man to her bed and he will not go.
I've never done anything but dream. This, and this alone, has been the meaning of my life. My only real concern has been my inner life.
Social democracy seeks and finds the ways, and particular slogans, of the workers' struggle only in the course of the development of this struggle, and gains directions for the way forward through this struggle alone.
I fear feeling my heart break a second time, because I'm not sure I could survive it. I'd rather live alone than risk the pain.
It was as if when I looked into his eyes I was standing alone on the edge of the world...on a windswept ocean beach. There was nothing but the soft roar of the waves.
Everything is relative in this world, where change alone endures.
The only way we will survive is by being kind. The only way we can get by in this world is through the help we receive from others. No one can do it alone, no matter how great the machines are.
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.
You see, the point is that the strongest man in the world is he who stands most alone.
Thank goodness for all the things you are not, thank goodness you're not something someone forgot, and left all alone in some punkerish place, like a rusty tin coat hanger hanging in space.
The difference between sex and death is that with death you can do it alone and no one is going to make fun of you.
Solitude is the profoundest fact of the human condition. Man is the only being who knows he is alone.
Guy de Maupassant
Solitude is indeed dangerous for a working intelligence. We need to have around us people who think and speak. When we are alone for a long time we people the void with phantoms
My mind is a neighborhood I try not to go into alone.
People who do a job that claims to be creative have to be alone to recharge their batteries. You can’t live 24 hours a day in the spotlight and remain creative. For people like me, solitude is a victory.