Feeling Empty Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old feeling empty quotes, feeling empty sayings, and feeling empty proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

Every word is like an unnecessary stain on silence and nothingness.     

Samuel Beckett

Moments of suffering are meant to empty us so that we may have the potential to tap into our truest depths.

Kamand Kojouri

It is beautiful, it is endless, it is full and yet seems empty. It hurts us.     

Jackson Pearce

The beginning of love is a horror of emptiness.     

Robert Bly

I am empty of everything. I am empty of everything but the thin, frail ghosts in my room.     

Jean Rhys

We become aware of the void as we fill it.

Antonio Porchia

A sad soul needs an infinite horizon which can throw all his sorrow into the silence of the eternal emptiness!     

Mehmet Murat ildan

The artist's job is not to succumb to despair but to find an antidote for the emptiness of existence.     

Woody Allen

Life is an empty bottle filled with love.     

Santosh Kalwar

Emptiness which is conceptually liable to be mistaken for sheer nothingness is in fact the reservoir of infinite possibilities.     

D.T. Suzuki

One must know oneself. If this does not serve to discover truth, it at least serves as a rule of life and there is nothing better.

Blaise Pascal

This will be a winter so desolate, only memory can fill the emptiness.     

John Geddes

You can only fit so many words in a postcard, only so many in a phone call, only so many into space before you forget that words are sometimes used for things other than filling emptiness.     

Sarah Kay

The inner emptiness is the door to God.     

Swami Dhyan Giten

Become totally empty. Quiet the restlessness of the mind. Only then will you witness everything unfolding from emptiness.     


But to me nothing, the negative, the empty, is exceedingly powerful.

Alan Watts

When I feel truly alone, with a sense of being lost, even empty inside, it is then I realize I have unknowingly moved away from God, so I move back.     

David L. Weatherford

You are not feeling empty because you don't have much money. You are feeling empty because you have not yet encountered your real self, you have not come to your authentic individuality.     


If emptiness is endless, then everything rests in emptiness.     

Dejan Stojanovic

There is no such thing as an empty space or an empty time. There is always something to see, something to hear. In fact, try as we may to make a silence, we cannot.

John Cage

The more space and emptiness you can create in yourself, then you can let the rest of the world come in and fill you up.     

Jeff Bridges

I decided I would fill the emptiness in me with God and with paint.

Kimberly Novosel

This was the truth at the core of my existence: this yawning emptiness, scantily clad in rage.     

Hillary Jordan

The greatest tragedies in life is not untimely death, but to live a life for emptiness.     

Topsy Gift

To fake it is to stand guard over emptiness.     

Arthur Herzog

The funny thing about having all this so-called success is that behind it is a certain horrible emptiness.     

Sam Shepard

Empty, I echo to the least football.     

Sylvia Plath

The rest of my life stretches out as an emptiness before me.     

Kazuo Ishiguro

There are so many empty people walking around on this little planet. Lonely peole. Angry people. Bitter. Forgotten.     

Jeyn Roberts

There's just something obvious about emptiness, even when you try to convince yourself otherwise.     

Sarah Dessen