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50+ Quotes From Self-Proclaimed Introverts That Redefine Being Alone

Quotes SelfProclaimed Introverts

I LOVE spending time on my own. I’m not a narcissist. Are you an introvert? and love being alone?
Here are some introvert quotes that redefine being alone.

“A wise man once said nothing.” —Proverb

Introvert Quotes by Plato

1. “Wise men talk because they have something to say; fools, because they have to say something.”

2. “Music is a moral law. It gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, and charm and gaiety to life and to everything.”

3. “Apply yourself both now and in the next life. Without effort, you cannot be prosperous. Though the land be good, You cannot have an abundant crop without cultivation.”

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Introvert Quotes by J.K. Rowling

4. “We do not need magic to transform our world. We carry all the power we need inside ourselves already. We have the power to imagine better.”

5. “No, there is literally nothing on the business side that I wouldn’t sacrifice in a heartbeat to have an extra couple of hours’ writing. Nothing.”

6. “Secretly we’re all a little more absurd than we make ourselves out to be.” 

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Introvert Quotes by Bill Gates

7. “I think introverts can do quite well. If you’re clever you can learn to get the benefits of being an introvert, which may be, say, being willing to go off for a few days and think about a tough problem, read everything you can, push yourself very hard to think out on the edge of that area.”

8. I really had a lot of dreams when I was a kid, and I think a great deal of that grew out of the fact that I had a chance to read a lot”.

9. “The Internet is becoming the town square for the global village of tomorrow.”

Introvert Quotes by Abraham Lincoln

10. “Better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to speak out and remove all doubt.”

11. “Most folks are about as happy as they make up their minds to be.”

12. “A man watches his pear tree day after day, impatient for the ripening of the fruit. Let him attempt to force the process, and he may spoil both fruit and tree. But let him patiently wait, and the ripe pear at length falls into his lap.”

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Introvert Quotes by Eleanor Roosevelt

13. “Friendship with one’s self is all-important because without it one cannot be friends with anyone else in the world.”

14. “I think, at a child’s birth if a mother could ask a fairy godmother to endow it with the most useful gift, that gift should be curiosity.”

15. “Do what you feel in your heart to be right – for you’ll be criticized anyway. You’ll be damned if you do, and damned if you don’t.”

Albert Einstein on Quiet Life

16. “When I examine myself and my methods of thought, I come to the conclusion that the gift of fantasy has meant more to me than any talent for abstract, positive thinking.”

17. “The monotony and solitude of a quiet life stimulate the creative mind.”

Introvert Quotes by Larry Page

18. “We’re at maybe 1% of what is possible. Despite the faster change, we’re still moving slow relative to the opportunities we have. I think a lot of that is because of the negativity… Every story I read is Google vs someone else. That’s boring. We should be focusing on building the things that don’t exist.”

19. “I have over 2 million followers now on Google Plus.”

Henry David Thoreau

20. “I would rather sit on a pumpkin and have it all to myself than be crowded on a velvet cushion.”

Introvert Quotes by Mahatma Gandhi

21. “A man is but the product of his thoughts; what he thinks, he becomes.”

22. “An ounce of practice is worth more than tons of preaching.”

23. “Prayer is the key of the morning and the bolt of the evening.”

24. “In a gentle way, you can shake the world.”

Marilyn Monroe

25. “I restore myself when I’m alone.” 

Introvert Quotes by Rosa Parks

26. “My only concern was to get home after a hard day’s work.”

27. “Whatever my individual desires were to be free, I was not alone. There were many others who felt the same way.”

Introvert Quotes by Audrey Hepburn

28. “I’m an introvert… I love being by myself, love being outdoors, love taking a long walk with my dogs and looking at the trees, flowers, the sky.”

29. “I have to be alone very often. I’d be perfectly happy if I spent Saturday night until Monday morning alone in my apartment. That’s how I refuel.”

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Helen Noronha

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