30 Quotes to Help You Embrace the Single Life

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The single life isn't all that bad!

These 30 Quotes Are Here to Help You Embrace the Single Life

The single life isn't for everyone.

Still, we all experience at some point in our lives. Some of us prefer it and have chosen to remain alone, while others wouldn't wish this status on their own worst enemy.

Embracing the single life is always tough, as we all feel differently about it. We've become pretty accustomed to it and even prefer it now, mainly because we know we're alone but not lonely. We'll always have ourselves.

If you need some help welcoming the single life with open arms, we're here for you. We've rounded up some single life quotes that'll have you ready to life it up solo in no time.

Check 'em out below!

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Single Life Quotes

  • "Single is an opportunity to live life on your own terms and not apologize." -Mandy Hale

  • "Find the love you seek, by first finding the love within yourself." -Sri Sri Ravi Shankar

  • "My alone feels so good, I'll only have you if you're sweeter than my solitude." -Warsan Shire

  • "I never feel alone realizing the fact that my life is my only life partner." -Munia Khan

  • "Love yourself first, because that's who you'll spend the rest of your life with." -Unknown

  • "I love being single. I can come and go as I please and stay out as late as I want to." -Eric Dickerson

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Quotes About Single Life

  • "Being single is definitely better than being with the wrong person." -Hassan Choughari

  • "Sometimes 'I'm Single' means 'I'm drama free, less stressed, and refuse to settle for less.'" -Unknown

  • "Better be a desperate single with many options than a desperate married with no option." -Amen Muffler

  • "Create you own singleness, your own loneliness, and know that you know this is exactly what you are doing. And feel damn right about it." -Dr. Margaret Aranda

  • "Single is not a status. It is a word that best describes a person who is strong enough to live and enjoy life without depending on others." -Unknown

  • "It's very fun to be single because you know what happens? You find yourself, you understand what it means to love yourself, instead of putting all this energy to give and trying relationship." -Unknown

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Funny Quotes About Single Life

  • "I'm not single, I'm in a long-term relationship with fun and freedom." -Unknown

  • "The awkward moment when you're that one friend who always gives relationship advice but is still single." -Unknown

  • "Being single is pretty good. It's a nice sense of irresponsibility." -Michael Douglas

  • "Yes, I'm single. And you'll have to be fucking amazing to change that." -Unknown

  • "Single—too fabulous to settle." -Mandy Hale

  • "I'm not single. I'm not taken. I'm simple on reserve for the one who deserves my heart." -Unknown

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Living the Single Life Quotes

  • "I like being single, because I'm always there when I need me." -Unknown

  • "I will get a cat and a parrot and live alone in single blessedness." -Olive Higgins Prouty

  • "I've been single for a while and I have to say, it's going very well. Like… it's working out. I think I'm the one." -Emily Hunter

  • "Being single doesn't mean that you know nothing about love. Sometimes being solo is wiser than being in a false relationship." -Unknown

  • "My life is like a romantic comedy except there's no romance and it's just me laughing at my own jokes." -Unknown

  • "The most profound relationship we'll ever have is the one with ourselves." -Unknown

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Loving the Single Life Quotes

  • "It takes a strong person to remain single in a world that is accustomed to settling with anything just to say they have something." -Unknown

  • "You do not need to be loved, not at the cost of yourself. The single relationship that is truly central and crucial in a life is the relationship to the self. Of all the people you will know in a lifetime, you are the only one you will never lose." -Jo Coudert

  • "Happily Single is recognizing that you don't need or want to be rescued from your life by a handsome prince because your life is pretty awesome, as is." -Mandy Hale

  • "I'd rather be alone than unhappy." -Whitney Houston

  • "Yes I'm alone. But I'm alone and free." -Elsa

  • "If you aren't good at loving yourself, you will have a difficult time loving anyone, since you'll resent the time and energy you give another person that you aren't even giving to yourself." -Barbara De Angelis

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