81+ Best Feeling Worthless Quotes: Exclusive Selection

A sinking self-worth usually starts early. Maybe your caregivers criticized your every move, or maybe they criticized themselves and you learned to do the same. Inspirational feeling worthless quotes will challenge the way you think, and help guide you through any life experience.

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Famous Feeling Worthless Quotes

Feeling worthless is an understatement.

You might feel worthless to one person, but you are priceless to another. – Unknown

You are not special. You are not a beautiful or unique snowflake. You’re the same decaying organic matter as everything else. – Tyler Durden

I’m sick of feeling worthless all the time.

Never lower your worth for worthless people.

Another problem with worry is that it makes you forget your worth. Worry makes you feel worthless, forgotten, and unimportant. – Charles R. Swindoll

Sometimes it feels as if everything in life is just something we haul to the grave. – Douglas Coupland

Self-confidence gives you the freedom to make mistakes and cope with failure without feeling that your world has come to an end or that you are a worthless person. – Unknown

You attract what you believe what you’re worth.

Soon madness has worn you down. It’s easier to do what it says than argue. In this way, it takes over your mind. You no longer know where it ends and you begin. You believe anything it says. You do what it tells you, no matter how extreme or absurd. If it says you’re worthless, you agree. You plead for it to stop. You promise to behave. You are on your knees before it, and it laughs. – Marya Hornbacher

Sometimes I feel worthless as a white crayon.

feeling worthless quotes

Keep courage. Whatever you do, do not feel sorry for yourself. You will win in a great age of opportunity. – Richard L Evans

You are a piece of the puzzle of someone else’s life. You may never know where you fit, but others will fill the holes in their lives with pieces of you. – Bonnie Arbon

Have confidence in yourself and don’t let people put you down or make you feel weak or worthless, because the more they put you down, the more you need to get back up and prove how wrong they are. – Layne Beachley

The worst is feeling worthless. – Donald Glover

Many times in our lives, we are dropped, crumpled, and ground into dirt by the decisions we make and the circumstances that come our way. We feel as though we are worthless. But no matter what has happened or what will happen, we will never lose our value in God’s eyes. – Joyce Meyer

Self-pity in its early stages is as snug as a feather mattress. Only when it hardens does it become uncomfortable. – Maya Angelou

Self-pity is our worst enemy and if we yield to it, we can never do anything wise in this world. – Helen Keller

When one realizes that his life is worthless he either commits suicide or travels. – Edward Dahlberg

quotes about feeling worthless

The only person worth being in your life is a person that will never make you feel like you are worthless. – Shannon L. Alder

Gay kids need to stop killing themselves because they are made to feel worthless by cruel and relentless bullying. – Zachary Quinto

I had just turned thirty. That was enough in itself to be depressed about. I never thought I would be this age and feel this worthless. I was supposed to be “somebody.” I guess you could say I was slightly disappointed at the outcome. – Brenda Perlin

The pleasure we derive from doing favors is partly in the feeling it gives us that we are not altogether worthless. It is a pleasant surprise to ourselves. – Eric Hoffer

I don’t deserve a soul, yet I still have one. I know because it hurts. – Douglas Coupland

I’m tired of feeling worthless. I’m tired of feeling hopeless. But above all, I’m tired of feeling tired. – Unknown

When you know your worth, no one can make you feel worthless. – Luan

No one is useless in this world who lightens the burden of it for anyone else. – Charles Dickens

You have no idea how worthless you made me feel.

I used to feel defensive when people would say, ‘Yes, but your books have happy endings’, as if that made them worthless, or unrealistic. Some people do get happy endings, even if it’s only for a while. I would rather never be published again than write a downbeat ending. – Marian Keyes

famous feeling worthless quotes

Failure is another emotion I cannot stand to feel, because in adult life I have conditioned myself not to fail at anything. Failure takes me straight back to the feelings of worthlessness I grew up with as a stammering, reclusive little boy. – Jake Wood

Socialists make the mistake of confusing individual worth with success. They believe you cannot allow people to succeed in case those who fail feel worthless. – Kenneth Baker

Feeling sorry for yourself, and your present condition, is not only a waste of energy but the worst habit you could possibly have. – Dale Carnegie

Honestly sitting around feeling sorry for yourself won’t change anything. If you want your life to change you have to do something about it. – Sonya Parker

Of all our infirmities, the most savage is to despise our being. – Michel de Montaigne

top feeling worthless quotes

You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection – Buddha

When you understand what you’re truly worth, who is going to be able to make you feel worthless? No one. – Toni Sorenson

Never chase a person that doesn’t know your worth because the moment you catch him you will always feel you were never good enough. – Shannon L. Alder

He’s a master at it, making me feel as though everything is my fault, making me feel worthless. – Paula Hawkins

If you felt like somebody made you feel worthless, that is a lie. You are valuable precious treasure. – Lacey Sturm

Never feel self-pity, the most destructive emotion there is. How awful to be caught up in the terrible squirrel cage of self. – Millicent Fenwick

Self-pity dries up our sympathy for others. – Mason Cooley

Self-pity is like a snake that gets in your brain and lays its eggs there. – Steve Chandler

Every human being has the same potential. Whatever makes you feel “I am worthless” is wrong. Absolutely wrong. You are deceiving yourself. We all have the power of thought, so what could you possibly be lacking? If you have the willpower, then you can do anything. – Dalai Lama XIV

I feel worthless. My girlfriend was attacked on the subway yesterday. And I can’t even enjoy it. – Anthony Jeselnik

God does not love us because we are valuable; rather we are valuable because God loves us. – Kevin Martin

When your self-worth goes up, your net worth goes up with it. – Mark Victor Hansen

When I am not desperate, I am worthless. – Ivo Andric

Whether you think you can or think you can’t you are right. – Henry Ford

Love yourself first and everything else falls into line. You really have to love yourself to get anything done in this world. – Lucille Ball

I think the saddest people always try their hardest to make people happy because they know what it’s like to feel absolutely worthless and they don’t want anyone else to feel like that. – Robin Williams

Let them call me rebel and welcome, I feel no concern from it; but I should suffer the misery of devils, were I to make a whore of my soul by swearing allegiance to one whose character is that of a sottish, stupid, stubborn, worthless, brutish man. – Thomas Paine

An idea is worthless unless you use it. – John C. Maxwell

I don’t understand why there needs to be a love interest to make women go see a film. I think society sort of makes us feel that way – that if you don’t have a guy, you’re worthless. – Sandra Bullock

Pity costs nothing, and it ain’t worth nothing. – Josh Billings

Self-care is never a selfish act it is simply good stewardship of the only gift I have, the gift I was put on earth to offer to others. – Parker Palmer

Pity is best taught by fellowship in woe. – Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Wherever you feel death, feel it. Don’t escape. Death is beautiful; death is the greatest mystery, more mysterious than life. Through life you can gain the world, the futile world- meaningless, worthless. Through death you can gain the eternal. Death is the door. – Osho

I always felt I had a hole in my heart, this big black hole that made me feel lonely and empty and worthless. I tried to fill it, everybody tries in some way, and it just got bigger and bigger. – James Frey

No thing should make you feel like nothing. – Anthony Liccione

No man is useless while he has a friend. Robert Louis Stevenson

I think that is supposed to be good, that I get less from him but I feel worthless. – Thalia Chaltas

The problem with comparison is that you always feel either better than someone else or worthless compared to someone else. – Dillon Burroughs

No man is useless while he has a friend. – Robert Louis Stevenson

Pity costs nothing, and it ain’t worth nothing. – Josh Billings

Never love anyone who treats you like you’re ordinary. Oscar Wilde

I try not to read reviews because I know how sensitive I am and how debilitating it is and how it follows me around. If they’re bad, you feel terrible, you feel worthless, no matter if you think they’re wrong – and if they’re good, it feels cheap and sleazy because you went looking for it. – Thao Nguyen

I do. I still love him so much. And I feel so worthless because he doesn’t love me anymore. – Daria Snadowsky

It is never acceptable for us to be the cause of any child to feel unloved or worthless. – Joel Burns

Stop Bullying. No one deserves to feel worthless. – Rebecca Black

Find value in what we’ve been taught is worthless. – Chuck Palahniuk

No one has the right to be sorry for himself for a misfortune that strikes everyone. – Marcus Tullius Cicero

Why do I not rather seek some real good – one which I could feel, not one which I could display? These things that draw the eyes of men, before which they halt, which they show to one another in wonder, outwardly glitter, but are worthless within. – Seneca.

Find value in what we’ve been taught is worthless. – Chuck Palahniuk

I learned that you are not free until you stop others from making you feel worthless. Because if you do not, you will eventually accept that you are worthless. – Ishmael Beah

You are not worthless. Even if you’ve been called that your entire life. Kevin Walker

We find worth in jobs, money, & performance so we can hide how worthless we feel inside. Acknowledge the pain to be healed. – LeCrae

When you know your worth, no one can make you feel worthless. Luan

You are not worthless. God does not make worthless things.

You can be surrounded by people and still be lonely. You can be the most popular person in school, envied by every girl and wanted by every boy, and still feel completely worthless. The world can be laid at your feet and you can still not know what you want from it. – Hannah Harrington