Motivational Quotes For Aloneness Part I

Who knows what true loneliness is – not the conventional word but the naked terror? To the lonely themselves it wears a mask. The most miserable outcast hugs some memory or some illusion. Joseph Conrad


Living alone makes it harder to find someone to blame. Mason Cooley


As a body everyone is single, as a soul never. Hermann Hesse


The capacity for not feeling lonely can carry a very real price, that of feeling nothing at all. Doug Coupland


Always give a word or sign of salute when meeting or passing a friend, or even a stranger, if in a lonely place. Tecumseh


All men’s misfortunes spring from their hatred of being alone. Jean de la Bruyere


To dare to live alone is the rarest courage since there are many who had rather meet their bitterest enemy in the field, than their own hearts in their closet. Charles Caleb Colton


Even in the presence of others he was completely alone. Robert M. Pirsig


Alone let him constantly meditate in solitude on that which is salutary for his soul, for he who meditates in solitude attains supreme bliss. Guru Nanak


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


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


Every man is born as many men and dies as a single one. Martin Heidegger


I paint self-portraits because I am so often alone, because I am the person I know best. Frida Kahlo


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


I’m fascinated with myself and love hearing the sound of my own voice. I’d like to hear what I have to say. A lot of people don’t like being alone because they truly don’t like themselves, but I love me. Gene Simmons


I would be married, but I’d have no wife, I would be married to a single life. Charles Bukowski


Unless we love and are loved, each of us is alone, each of us is deeply lonely. Mortimer Adler


A man content to go to heaven alone will never go to heaven. Boethius


He that can live alone resembles the brute beast in nothing, the sage in much, and God in everything. Baltasar Gracian


Remember we’re all in this alone. Lily Tomlin


Solitude is the profoundest fact of the human condition. Man is the only being who knows he is alone. Octavio Paz


Absolutely lonely people have few personal interactions of any kind. Martha Beck


Is he alone who has courage on his right hand and faith on his left hand? Charles Lindbergh


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


Inside myself is a place where I live all alone and that is where I renew my springs that never dry up. Pearl S. Buck


Being alone is very difficult. Yoko Ono


I would rather be a beggar and single than a queen and married. Elizabeth I


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


Only the lonely know the way I feel tonight. Roy Orbison


Be able to be alone. Lose not the advantage of solitude, and the society of thyself. Thomas Browne


The longer one is alone, the easier it is to hear the song of the earth. Robert Anton Wilson


All of our unhappiness comes from our inability to be alone. Jean de la Bruyere


When the people you love are gone, you’re alone. Keanu Reeves


You can’t fake it when you’re alone with God, you know. Jim Bakker


Nothing makes us so lonely as our secrets. Paul Tournier


If you’re going to put yourself above everybody else, you might end up alone. Joseph Gordon-Levitt


By all means use some time to be alone. Edward Young


I think I jump around more when I’m alone. Nicolas Cage


When I’m alone, I can sleep crossways in bed without an argument. Zsa Zsa Gabor


There are places and moments in which one is so completely alone that one sees the world entire. Jules Renard


I’m happily single. Paula Abdul


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


I’m single, footloose and fancy free, I have no responsibilities, no anchors. Work, friendship and self-improvement, that’s me. Joel Edgerton


When everything is lonely I can be my best friend. Conor Oberst


A human being is a single being. Unique and unrepeatable. Eileen Caddy


Your actions, and your action alone, determines your worth. Evelyn Waugh


I think the greatest amount of pressure is the pressure I place on myself. So in a way I chose to be alone. Cathy Freeman


You only grow when you are alone. Paul Newman


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


For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone. Audrey Hepburn


Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life – think of it, dream of it, live on that idea. Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone. This is the way to success. Swami Vivekananda


Walking with a friend in the dark is better than walking alone in the light. Helen Keller


Before the throne of the Almighty, man will be judged not by his acts but by his intentions. For God alone reads our hearts. Mahatma Gandhi


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


Love is our true destiny. We do not find the meaning of life by ourselves alone – we find it with another. Thomas Merton


Nothing in this world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not nothing is more common than unsuccessful people with talent. Genius will not unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not the world is full of educated failures. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent. Calvin Coolidge


I may climb perhaps to no great heights, but I will climb alone. Cyrano de Bergerac


What we have done for ourselves alone dies with us what we have done for others and the world remains and is immortal. Albert Pike


I am free because I know that I alone am morally responsible for everything I do. I am free, no matter what rules surround me. If I find them tolerable, I tolerate them if I find them too obnoxious, I break them. I am free because I know that I alone am morally responsible for everything I do. Robert A. Heinlein


We can be tired, weary and emotionally distraught, but after spending time alone with God, we find that He injects into our bodies energy, power and strength. Charles Stanley


Every government degenerates when trusted to the rulers of the people alone. The people themselves are its only safe depositories. Thomas Jefferson


It is error alone which needs the support of government. Truth can stand by itself. Thomas Jefferson


The best remedy for those who are afraid, lonely or unhappy is to go outside, somewhere where they can be quiet, alone with the heavens, nature and God. Because only then does one feel that all is as it should be. Anne Frank


The hours I spend with you I look upon as sort of a perfumed garden, a dim twilight, and a fountain singing to it. You and you alone make me feel that I am alive. Other men it is said have seen angels, but I have seen thee and thou art enough. George Edward Moore


Our Lord has written the promise of resurrection, not in books alone, but in every leaf in springtime. Martin Luther


I think this is the most extraordinary collection of talent, of human knowledge, that has ever been gathered at the White House – with the possible exception of when Thomas Jefferson dined alone. John F. Kennedy


One travels more usefully when alone, because he reflects more. Thomas Jefferson


Always vote for principle, though you may vote alone, and you may cherish the sweetest reflection that your vote is never lost. John Quincy Adams


Each player must accept the cards life deals him or her: but once they are in hand, he or she alone must decide how to play the cards in order to win the game. Voltaire


Justice cannot be for one side alone, but must be for both. Eleanor Roosevelt


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


Perhaps I know best why it is man alone who laughs he alone suffers so deeply that he had to invent laughter. Friedrich Nietzsche


The soul that sees beauty may sometimes walk alone. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe


A man is rich in proportion to the number of things he can afford to let alone. Henry David Thoreau


To Follow by faith alone is to follow blindly. Benjamin Franklin


You are capable of more than you know. Choose a goal that seems right for you and strive to be the best, however hard the path. Aim high. Behave honorably. Prepare to be alone at times, and to endure failure. Persist! The world needs all you can give. E. O. Wilson


You can get help from teachers, but you are going to have to learn a lot by yourself, sitting alone in a room. Dr. Seuss


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