quote by Warsan Shire

I am a lover without a lover. I am lovely and lonely and I belong deeply to myself.

— Warsan Shire

Special Lonely Women quotations

Lonely women quote Loneliness does not come from having no people around you, but from being unable
Loneliness does not come from having no people around you, but from being unable to communicate the things that seen important to you.

Being an intellectual creates a lot of questions and no answers.

You can fill your life up with ideas and still go home lonely. All you really have that really matters are feelings. That's what music is to me.” – Janis Joplin

As far as I knew white women were never lonely, except in books.

White men adored them, Black men desired them and Black women worked for them.

Lonely women quote Alone and lonely is not the same thing.
Alone and lonely is not the same thing.
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Lonely men seek companionship. Lonely women sit at home and wait. They never meet.

My aunt could not have been the lone romantic who gave up everything for sex.

Women in the old China did not choose. Some man had commanded her to lie with him and be his secret evil.


Everyone is lonely sometimes, even married people.

But most single women (as well as women with spouses) actually enjoy their solitude.

Lonely women quote People are lonely because they build walls instead of bridges.
People are lonely because they build walls instead of bridges.

Lone women, like to empty houses, perish.

I'd like to hope you end up a miserable, lonely woman.

But actually, I hope you have children one day, Ellie Haworth. Then you'll know how it feels to be vulnerable. And to have to fight, to be constantly vigilant, just to make sure your children get to grow up with a father.

Being single isn't the cause of loneliness, and marriage is not necessarily the cure. There are many lonely married people as well.

Lonely women quote Fall in love when you are ready, not when you are lonely.
Fall in love when you are ready, not when you are lonely.

According to a new study, women in satisfying marriages are less likely to develop cardiovascular diseases than unmarried women. So don't worry, lonely women, you'll be dead soon.


There are so few strong roles for women, especially young women.

And Veronica is very serious but also very likable. She's a lone wolf, and it appeals to people that she isn't rich and doesn't have a lot of friends. No posse. She's just like you, like most of us.

I'm lonely like Adam and you're evil like Eve.

Lonely women quote I'm usually good about my temper, but all these men trying to control women's bo
I'm usually good about my temper, but all these men trying to control women's bodies are really beginning to piss me off.

In all this welter of women I still hadn't got one for myself, not that I was trying too hard, but sometimes I felt lonely to see everybody paired off and having a good time and all I did was curl up in my sleeping bag in the rosebushes and sigh and say bah. For me it was just red wine in my mouth and a pile of firewood

Men and women who are lonely create. Those who are gregarious rarely do... Any poet would rather bed with a girl than write a poem about her. All art is the result of frustration. Art is energy deflected from its normal course in action.

I been saying it for years: church is full of sneaky men posing as honest souls, and they are perpetuators our here looking for women just like you, with giant holes in your hearts, and they can smell when you got a good job and when you lonely as hell.

Lonely women quote Girls compete with each other. Women empower one another.
Girls compete with each other. Women empower one another.

For wanderers, dreamers, and lovers, for lonely men and women who dare to ask of life everything good and beautiful. It is for those who are too gentle to live among wolves.

The most reliable predictor of not being lonely is the amount of contact with women. Time spent with men doesn't make a difference.

In the academic setting, you take (typically) lonely, interesting middle-aged men and beautiful, intelligent young women, and everybody's motivations for display and conquest are engaged to the max. Sublimated, this can be a powerful force for the good - Plato had a lot to say about that - but acted upon it can bring evils without end.

Lonely women quote How have you remained a one women man? "She is my best friend, would you want to
How have you remained a one women man? "She is my best friend, would you want to hurt your best friend?

I've been asked if I'd consider doing Ropes as a straight novel - which is flattering, I suppose - but I can't imagine why I'd want to limit myself that way. There's a certain immediacy we gain from that specific image of Fred being struck by a revelation, of those union workers appearing from the shadows in an alley, of a lonely woman wondering for just a moment if she should make a pass at this young man in her hotel room

If you have a slave around the house how can you expect to make a revolution outside it? The problem for women is that if we try to be free, then we naturally become lonely, because so many women are willing to become slaves, and men usually prefer that.


If our poor die of hunger, it is not because God does not care for them.

Rather, it is because neither you nor I are generous enough. It is because we are not instruments of love in the hands of God. We do not recognize Christ when once again He appears to us in the hungry man, in the lonely woman, in the child who is looking for a place to get warm.

Lonely women quote Decisiveness is a characteristic of high-performing men and women. Almost any de
Decisiveness is a characteristic of high-performing men and women. Almost any decision is better than no decision at all.

It's a lonely world, being independent, and they can come away with the idea that if Lloyd Kaufman can make movies with people getting their heads squashed, with hard-bodied lesbians, women masturbating with pickles, graphic diarrhea, and singing and dancing chicken zombies - if he can do that for 40 years and put his kids through Yale, Columbia, and Duke - if that idiot can do it, anybody can do it.

I urge young women to look ahead and see if they want to have a lonely old age or do they want to have what I have, which is the joy of 14 beautiful grandchildren.

Wine is a sign of happiness, love and plenty, how many of our adolescents and young people sense that these are no longer found in their homes? How many women, sad and lonely, wonder when love left, when it slipped away from their lives? How many elderly people feel left out of family celebrations, cast aside and longing each day for a little love?

Lonely women quote We have to free the half of the human race, the women, so that they can help to
We have to free the half of the human race, the women, so that they can help to free the other half.

I mean, any time an actress gets to work with another actress, it’s like, “Oh, there are two of us in a movie! How are you? Let’s sit in the hair chair together!” We’re lonely, women.


I don't have time to write a mom blog, but I'm not against it.

I think it's great when women talk about things. I'm all about female empowerment. There's a lot of lonely, lost moms out there. Moms need to be encouraged to tell the truth. There's a lot of glamour mommy stuff. It's OK to get real.

This wasn't because he liked me, I was sure.

It had more to do with him banking on what we of wedding age had all become witnesses to-how during these wedding weekends, single women, feeling a little lonely, maybe, or just feeling a little too far from being the bride, found themselves loosening their own rules, opting to be more flexible, more quickly.

Lonely women quote Seize the moment. Remember all those women on the Titanic who waved off the dess
Seize the moment. Remember all those women on the Titanic who waved off the dessert cart.

Women would be better off when they no longer needed men more than they needed their own independent identities...How long a time it took me after my divorce to understand that being alone is not the same as being lonely.

One thing I always think about in making a market, and it again is something I have learned from Sam [Palmisano] as well, he always says, "Be first and be lonely."

Hey, Hank, I notice all the women around your place lately .

.. good looking stuff; you're doing all right." "Sam," I say, "that's not true; I am one of God's most lonely men.

Lonely women quote Respect for women is one of the greatest gifts a father can show to a son.
Respect for women is one of the greatest gifts a father can show to a son.

Lone women shouldn't stop in the middle of nowhere for giant unkempt strangers with duct tape on their faces.

There are men and women so lonely they believe God, too, is lonely.

What is it about men that make women so lonely?

He thought of the number of girls and women she had seen marry, how many homes with children in them she had seen grow up around her, how she had contentedly pursued her own lone quite path-for him. ~ Stephen speaking of Rachael

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