We’re not so sure a lot of men feel like they have to take these precautions. In her “Nine Months Luciana” series, author Maggie Wells writes, “Don’t you think it’s weird how dating profiles emphasize listings of your favorite TV shows, movies, and books?

Comedian Ryan Hamilton expressed his frustrations with online dating in that same Telegraph article: “My friends said if you’re not involved in one of these online dating services, you’re just gonna get left behind socially, you know. It’s as if you are supposed to define yourself by how you distract yourself.

The full quote by comedian Hampton Yount goes, “You can really see the differences in the level of fear going into online dating.

Guys’ number one fear with online dating is turning up at their date and the girl is a bit bigger than her picture — chubby.

Welcome to my spoofy bachelor blog of hilarious real dating profiles gone awry.

A dating site like no other - where relationships are never discussed and rooms are reserved for the grammatically insane.

For example, e Harmony has 155 questions you can answer — ranging from words you would use to describe yourself to the top three things you’re thankful for.

It can be too much for some people, including Debra Di Giovanni, a comedian who put it this way, “When you’re filling out an online dating profile, even the one question you think you know the answer to — the sexual orientation — do you remember when that was easy? Now there’s like 17 different options — like one where you can just be gay on Tuesdays if you want.” Sarah Darer Littman retold her aunt’s online dating experience in her book “Want to Go Private?

We’ve compiled a list of 21 funny quotes about online dating (from experts in the industry, comedians, and the jewels of the internet, memes).

These are sure to make you chuckle as well as reset your batteries so you can get back out there with some optimism.

Online dating isn’t always a ball of fun — it’s actually more like a rollercoaster ride with ups and downs.