Lonely Quotes

Judging is a lonely job in which a man is, as near as may be, an island entire.

Abe Fortas

The walls we build around us to keep sadness out also keeps out the joy.

Jim Rohn

All great and precious things are lonely.

John Steinbeck

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 time you feel lonely is the time you most need to be by yourself.

Doug Coupland

If you're feeling abandoned by the world, interact with anyone you can.

Martha Beck

It is strange to be known so universally and yet to be so lonely.

Albert Einstein

Fame always brings loneliness. Success is as ice cold and lonely as the North Pole.

Vicki Baum

When people are lonely they stoop to any companionship.

Lew Wallace

All men are lonely. But sometimes it seems to me that we Americans are the loneliest of all. Our hunger for foreign places and new ways has been with us almost like a national disease. Our literature is stamped with a quality of longing and unrest, and our writers have been great wanderers.

Carson Mccullers

It is very lonely sometimes, trying to play God.

Oliver Wendell Holmes

In cities no one is quiet but many are lonely; in the country, people are quiet but few are lonely.

Geoffrey F. Fisher

There is none more lonely than the man who loves only himself.

Abraham Ibn Esra

Only in a house where one has learnt to be lonely does one have this solicitude for things. One's relation to them, the daily seeing or touching, begins to become love, and to lay one open to pain.

Elizabeth Bowen

Be good and you will be lonely.

Mark Twain

The lonely one offers his hand too quickly to whomever he encounters.

Friedrich Nietszche

We are most of us very lonely in this world; you who have any who love you, cling to them and thank God.

Unknown

There is no God, no universe, no human race, no earthly life, no heaven, no hell. It is all a dream, a grotesque and foolish dream. Nothing exists but you. And you are but a thought --a vagrant thought, a useless thought, a homeless thought, wandering forlorn among the empty eternities!

Mark Twain

A lonely man is a lonesome thing, a stone, a bone, a stick, a receptacle for Gilbey's gin, a stooped figure sitting at the edge of a hotel bed, heaving copious sighs like the autumn wind.

John Cheever

Booksellers are the most valuable destination for the lonely, given the numbers of books that were written because authors couldn't find anyone to talk to.

Alain de Botton

Absolutely lonely people have few personal interactions of any kind.

Martha Beck

A tramp, a gentleman, a poet, a dreamer, a lonely fellow, always hopeful of romance and adventure.

Charlie Chaplin

If you are lonely when you're alone, you are in bad company.

Jean-Paul Sartre

Memories are the treasures that we keep locked deep within the storehouse of our souls, to keep our hearts warm when we are lonely.

Becky Aligada

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Updated On : August 15, 2012
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