Alone time is underrated. We are constantly surrounded by people and feel the need to be social, but enjoying your own company is so important. These 50 quotes will inspire you to take some time for yourself and appreciate all that solitude has to offer.

Enjoy Your Own Company Quotes

Whether you’re taking a break from social media or just sitting in silence, these quotes will remind you of how valuable your own company truly is.

  • The most powerful relationship you will ever have is the relationship with yourself. — Steve Maraboli
  • Learn to enjoy your own company. You are the one person you can count on living with for the rest of your life. — Ann Richards
  • Sometimes you need to sit lonely on the floor in a quiet room in order to hear your own voice and not let it drown in the noise of others. — Charlotte Eriksson
  • To fall in love with yourself is the first secret of happiness. Then if you’re not a good mixer you can always fall back on your own company. — Robert Morley
  • Do things that you like because if you are not doing what you like then you are not enjoying your life. — Unknown
  • I’d rather live in the dark alone than to be with a company who leaves me in the dark.  Clyde Quiñonez
  • Sometimes you just need to disconnect and enjoy your own company.— Anonymous
  • When you learn to love your own company, you become far more careful about whom you spend your time with. — Katrina Mayer
  • You must learn to love yourself and your own company. As for others, there is no guarantee. You have only yourself for certain, until the last breath. — Jodi Daynard
  • Learn to enjoy your own company. You are the one person you can count on living with for the rest of your life. — Quinn Arthurs
  • Whenever I’m with other people, part of me shrinks a little. Only when I am alone can I fully enjoy my own company. — Alan Bradley
  • Being lonely and loving your own company are two very different things. Don’t ever get them mixed up. — Zaeema J. Hussain
  • I enjoy my own company. I love to see myself happy because that’s what matters to me always. — Unknown
  • I’ve found in my life that sometimes the best company is your own. — Blake Crouch
  • Being single is only sad if you have a problem with your own company. I’m content with mine. — Olga Kurylenko
  • To love ourselves is to act respectfully toward ourselves, to enjoy our own company when in solitude, to honor our limits, and speak our truths. — Anodea Judith
  • What a lovely surprise to finally discover how unlonely being alone can be. — Ellen Burstyn
  • Single is not a status, it is a word that describes a person who is strong enough to live and enjoy life without depending on others. — Prixie
  • The things we experience for ourselves when we are alone are much stronger and much fresher. — Eugène Delacroix
  • I enjoy the pleasure of my own company. — John Mellencamp
  • You call it being alone. I call it enjoying my own company. — Unknown

Quotes about enjoying your own company

  • The meaning of enjoying your own company is to be able to feel at peace with the idea of being alone, spending time with yourself, and enjoying the little moments even if there’s no one around to share the excitement with. —  Rachel Jo

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Quotes About Enjoying Your Own Company

It can be so easy to get caught up in the world and forget to enjoy our own company. But, if we don’t take the time to appreciate ourselves, we’ll miss out on some of life’s best moments. Here are more quotes that will inspire you to enjoy your own company and find peace within yourself.

  • Guard well your spare moments. They are like uncut diamonds. Discard them, and their value will never be known. Improve them, and they will become the brightest gems in a useful life. — Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • Some steps need to be taken alone. It’s the only way to really figure out where you need to go and who you need to be. — Mandy Hale
  • Sometimes I get so immersed in my own company, if I unexpectedly run into someone I know, it’s a bit of a shock and takes me a while to adjust. — Kazuo Ishiguro
  • It is hard to earn the respect of others when you do not respect yourself. Others may find it difficult to enjoy your company if you do not enjoy your own. — Susan C. Young
  • Take a hard look at what you fill your days with and find ways to slow down. Find time to be quiet, to hear less noise, and to enjoy your own company. — Meg Meeker
  • Once you know how to take care of yourself, company becomes an option and not a necessity. — Keanu Reeves
  • Reconnect with your true self. Find what it is that you miss the most from the outside world and understand that it’s nothing you cannot deliver yourself to You. Be okay with the emotions. Be okay with how you go about the situation. Be okay with You. — Rachel Jo
  • Daydream! Line up with your intuition, Feel the abundance within you, Imagine how you feel when you are achieving every day, Imagine you are living your purpose everyday, Enjoy your own company, Be your own best friend, There is nothing in this world you cannot be or feel or have. Daydream! — Purvi Raniga
  • You won’t be important to other people all the time, and that’s why you have to be important to yourself. Learn to enjoy your own company. Take care of yourself. Encourage positive self-talk – and become your own support system. Your needs matter, so start meeting them yourself. Don’t rely on others. — Vex King
  • Take the time today to love yourself. You deserve it. — Avina Celeste
  • Break free from the societal conditioning which makes you believe that your self-worth, fulfillment, and fundamental wholeness is based on whether you’re in a relationship or not. Learn to love being alone. Enjoy your own company. Explore who you are. Do some soul-searching. You don’t need another person to fulfill you. — Aletheia Luna
  • Solitude. The very sound of this word is full of thoughtfulness, wisdom, hidden strength, and inner power. Solitude is a state of being alone without being lonely, it is about enjoying your own company.  — Anna LeMind
  • Do not let a day go by without taking some time for yourself. – Napoleon Hill
  • If you can’t be alone and enjoy your own company, don’t expect anybody else to enjoy your company either. —Eddie M. Connor Jr.
  • Today is life—the only life you are sure of. Make the most of today. Get interested in something. — Dale Carnegie
  • Make the most of yourself, for that is all there is of you. — Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • If a man happens to find himself, he has a mansion which he can inhabit with dignity all the days of his life. — James A. Michener
  • Knowing you can enjoy your own company is a vital precursor to being able to enjoy other people’s company without feelings of panic or neediness. And valuing your own company precedes believing that you can matter to other people in much the same way they matter to you. — Stephanie Dowrick
  • Mastery generally requires the ability to not only tolerate but also enjoy your own company. — Mokokoma Mokhonoana
  • If you can’t enjoy your own company, whose can you? — T.K. Leigh
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  • I am alone but never lonely. I don’t know if I could ever be lonely because I love being alone. I think when you’ve truly mastered the skill of enjoying your own company, happiness just comes. — Dawn O’Porter

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Final Thoughts

I hope these quotes have helped you see the importance of spending time with yourself. Take some time out for yourself – relax, reflect and enjoy your own company! The best way to find out what you’re capable of is to explore on your own. These powerful quotes will help inspire you to do just that. What are you waiting for? Start exploring!

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Hermione M.

My name is Hermione. I am the founder of WomenH and I write about women's health, wellness, mental health, and personal growth. I created this platform to inspire women to take care of themselves mentally, physically, and emotionally to become their best selves. Thank you for stopping by.

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