5 Moments When Single Guys Feel Lonely

5. When no one encourages him after he makes a mistake at work.

Guys get lonely when they make a mistake and don’t feel good about themselves. “I wish I had someone who would encourage me,” a guy in his 20s said. You can help him feel better by letting him know you are there for him. You can say something like, “I’m here if you need someone to talk to.”