60+ Best Heart Touching Alone Quotes

by Barbara Jackson
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We’ve all been in a situation where we stood in a crowded room yet feeling utterly alone,  surrounded by loved ones but yearning for a deeper connection.

This universal feeling of loneliness is what makes quotes about it so powerful, relatable, and resonate with our souls.

If you’re trying to express these emotions but are finding it hard to put them into words, this guide will provide you with 60+ heart-touching lonely quotes to offer inspiration, comfort, and a deeper understanding of the complexity of solitude.

64 Alone Heart Touching Quotes

  1. “You don’t have to be lonely if you like the person you’re alone with.” – Wayne Dyer
  2. “Loneliness is a prism through which we see the entire spectrum of human life reflected in its multiform attempts to transcend the very feeling of isolation by communicating with another.” – Ben Mijuskovic
  3. “You don’t have to be in a relationship to be okay. I’ve said a million times: I’d rather be healthy alone than sick with someone else.” – Phil McGraw
  4. “If you want to be happy, learn to be alone without being lonely. Learn that being alone doesn’t mean being unhappy.” – Anonymous
  5. “The greatest thing in the world is to know how to belong to oneself.” – Michel de Montaigne
  6. “Loneliness, far from revealing some defect, is proof that your innate search for connection is intact” – Martha Beck
  7. “Being alone is a fact, loneliness is a choice.” – Anonymous
  8. “Loneliness adds beauty to life. It puts a keen edge on everything.” – Henry Rollins
  9. “I am not lonely, even when I am alone. I have my dreams to keep me company.” – Anonymous
  10. “All great and precious things are lonely.” – John Steinbeck
  11. It is far better to be alone than to wish you were.” – Ann Landers
  12. “The reason we struggle with insecurity is because we compare our behind-the-scenes with everyone else’s highlight reel.” – Steven Furtick
  13. “The strongest man is the one who stands most alone.” – Henrik Ibsen
  14. “Sometimes you need to be alone. Not to be lonely, but to enjoy your own company.” – Anonymous
  15. “I am happiest when I’m alone.” – Akira Kurosawa
  16. “I used to think the worst thing in life was to end up all alone. It is not. The worst thing in life is to end up with people who make you feel all alone.” – Robin Williams
  17. “There is a certain strength in being alone, but there is a deep sadness too.” – Anonymous
  18. “Loneliness is the poverty of self; solitude is the richness of self.” –May Sarton
  19. “The question is not whether we will be alone. The question is whether we will be there for each other.” – Anonymous
  20. “I would rather be alone with dignity than in a relationship that requires me to sacrifice my self-respect.” – Mandy Hale.
  21. “It’s better to be unhappy alone than unhappy with someone.” – Marilyn Monroe
  22. “Associate yourself with men of good quality if you esteem your reputation; for ’tis better to be alone than in bad Company.” – George Washington
  23. “Being alone has a power that very few people can handle.” – H. J. Finance
  24. “In solitude, where we are least alone.” – Lord Byron
  25. “You are never alone. You are part of everything that has ever been and ever will be.” – Teilhard de Chardinheart touching alone quotes

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  26. “The soul that sees beauty may sometimes walk alone.” – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
  27. “We are all a little weird and life’s a little weird, and when we find someone whose weirdness is compatible with ours, we join up with them and fall in mutual weirdness and call it love.” – Seuss
  28. “You are never alone. Spirit always has your back, even in those desperate moments when everything seems hopeless.” – Anthon St. Maarten
  29. 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
  30. “Sometimes, the emptiness inside is louder than any crowd around.” – Anonymous
  31. “The loneliness you feel with another person, the wrong person, is the loneliest of all.” – Deb Caletti
  32. “There are worse things than being alone but it often takes decades to realize this and most often when you do it’s too late and there’s nothing worse than too late.” – Anonymous
  33. “The eternal quest of the individual human being is to shatter his loneliness.” – Norman Cousins
  34. “If love is universal, no one can be left out.” – Anonymous
  35. “I would rather sit on a pumpkin, and have it all to myself than be crowded on a velvet cushion.” – Henry David Thoreau
  36. “I am never less alone than when alone” – William Hazlitt
  37. “Loneliness is a sign you are in desperate need of yourself.” – Rupi Kaur
  38. “The worst part of holding the memories is not the pain. It’s the loneliness of it. Memories need to be shared.” – Lois Lowry
  39. “Sometimes it’s better to be alone. Nobody can hurt you!” – Anonymous
  40. “To live alone is the fate of all great souls.” – Arthur Schopenhauer
  41. “I restore myself when I’m alone.” – Marilyn Monroe
  42. “Sometimes you have to stand alone. Just to make sure you still can.” – Monica Murphy
  43. “Whosoever is delighted in solitude, is either a wild beast or a god.” – Aristotle
  44. “Pray that your loneliness may spur you into finding something to live for, great enough to die for.” – Dag Hammarskjold
  45. “Loneliness is when you start talking to yourself because no one is there to listen to you.” – Anonymous
  46. “Loneliness is about the scariest thing out there.” – Joss Whedon
  47. “The absence of happiness is felt when you are alone.” – Anonymous
  48. “The best part about being alone is that you don’t have to answer to anybody. You do what you want.” – Justin Timberlake
  49. “It’s hard to feel lonely in a relationship, but it’s even harder to admit it to the person you love.” – Anonymous
  50. “I find it wholesome to be alone the greater part of the time. To be in company, even with the best, is soon wearisome and dissipating.” – Henry David Thoreau
  51. “Some people say love is a losing game, you start with fire and you lose the flame. The ashes smolder, but the warmth is soon gone, you end up cold and lonely on your own” – Bob Seger
  52. “At the beginning and the end of love, the two lovers are embarrassed to find themselves alone” – Jean de La Bruyere
  53. “People think that I am alone but I have the greatest support from myself.” – Anonymous
  54. “Until you get comfortable with being alone, you’ll never know if you’re choosing someone out of love or loneliness.” – Mandy Hale
  55. “You may feel lost and alone, but God knows exactly where you are, and He has a good plan for your life.” – Anonymousalone heart touching quotes

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  56. “Loneliness is never more cruel than when it is felt in close propinquity with someone who has ceased to communicate. Many a housewife staring at the back of her husband’s newspaper, or listening to his breathing in bed is lonelier than any spinster in a rented room.” – Germaine Greer
  57. “Even surrounded by stars, the moon can feel alone in the sky.” – Anonymous
  58. “Lonely is not being alone, it’s the feeling that no one cares.” – Anonymous
  59. “I think it’s good for a person to spend time alone. It allows them to discover who they are and to figure out why they are always alone.” – Amy Sedaris
  60. “Alone doesn’t always mean lonely, just as together doesn’t always mean happy.” – Anonymous
  61. “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
  62. “if you wanted to do something absolutely honest, something true, it always turned out to be a thing that had to be done alone.” – Richard Yates
  63. “Keep in mind that to avoid loneliness, many people need both a social circle and an intimate attachment. Having just one of two may still leave you feeling lonely.” – Gretchen Rubin
  64. “Sometimes life is too hard to be alone, and sometimes life is too good to be alone.” – Elizabeth Gilbert

Final Thoughts

Loneliness can be a challenging experience but it’s not always a negative one. Remember to embrace the power of solitude to find yourself, recharge, and appreciate your own company.

However, if you can’t shake off the feeling no matter what, don’t hesitate to seek the help of a qualified professional, as they can help you understand the underlying factors behind this feeling.

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