104+ Best Quotes About Myself: Exclusive Selection

Profoundly inspirational quotes about myself will make you look at life differently and help you live a meaningful life.

Famous Quotes About Myself

Be yourself; everyone else is already taken Oscar Wilde

Self care is one of the active ways that I love myself. When you can and as you can, in ways that feel loving, make time and space for yourself. Tracee Ellis Ross

Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don’t matter, and those who matter don’t mind. Bernard M. Baruch

You are imperfect, you are wired for struggle, but you are worthy of love and belonging. Brené Brown

Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius and it’s better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring. Marilyn Monroe

Self care is so much more than a beauty regimen or an external thing you do. It has to start within your heart to know what you need to navigate your life. A pedicure doesn’t last, but meditating every day does. Carrie Anne Moss

To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment. Ralph Waldo Emerson

I have come to believe that caring for myself is not self-indulgent. Caring for myself is an act of survival. Audre Lorde

You may not control all the events that happen to you, but you can decide not to be reduced by them. Maya Angelou

As you grow older, you will discover that you have two hands, one for helping yourself, the other for helping others. Maya Angelou

Follow your heart, listen to your inner voice, stop caring about what others think. Roy T. Bennett

With every act of self care your authentic self gets stronger, and the critical, fearful mind gets weaker. Every act of self-care is a powerful declaration: I am on my side, I am on my side, each day I am more and more on my own side. Susan Weiss Berry

Follow your inner moonlight; don’t hide the madness. Allen Ginsberg

The world would be a paradise of peace and justice if global citizens shared a common definition of love which would guide our thoughts and action.

A girl should be two things: who and what she wants. Coco Chanel

It’s okay to take time for yourself. We give so much of ourselves to others, and we need to be fueled both physically and mentally. If we are in balance, it helps us in all our interactions. Faith Hill

Don’t compromise yourself  you’re all you have. John Grisham

Rest and self care are so important. When you take time to replenish your spirit, it allows you to serve from the overflow. You cannot serve from an empty vessel. Eleanor Brown

To shine your brightest light is to be who you truly are. Roy T. Bennett

Self care is giving the world the best of you, instead of what’s left of you. Katie Reed

When you are content to be simply yourself and don’t compare or compete, everyone will respect you. Lao Tzu

In dealing with those who are undergoing great suffering, if you feel ‘burnout’ setting in, if you feel demoralized and exhausted, it is best, for the sake of everyone, to withdraw and restore yourself. The point is to have a long-term perspective. The Dalai Lama

Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one’s definition of your life, but define yourself. Harvey Fierstein

You are in a much better position to serve others when your basis needs are met and your ‘tank is full’. Michael Hyatt

Let yourself be drawn by the stronger pull of that which you truly love. Rumi

Self care is the number one solution to helping somebody else. If you are being good to yourself and your body and your psyche, that serves other people better, because you will grow strong enough to lift someone else up. Mary Lambert

Don’t you ever let a soul in the world tell you that you can’t be exactly who you are. Lady Gaga

When you take care of yourself, you’re a better person for others. When you feel good about yourself, you treat others better. Solange Knowles

You were born to stand out, stop trying to fit in Roy T. Bennett

If your compassion does not include yourself, it is incomplete. Jack Kornfield

Make the most of yourself for that is all there is of you. Ralph Waldo Emerson

If you don’t love yourself, how the hell you gon’ love somebody else? RuPaul

Just be yourself, there is no one better. Taylor Swift

Self care is not self-indulgence, it is self preservation. Audre Lorde

You are unique. You have different talents and abilities. You don’t have to always follow in the footsteps of others. And most importantly, you should always remind yourself that you don’t have to do what everyone else is doing and have a responsibility to develop the talents you have been given. Roy T. Bennett

Honoring your own boundaries is the clearest message to others to honor them, too. Gina Greenlee

Never dull your shine for somebody else. Tyra Banks

To me, self care isn’t really shallow. Showing up for yourself, putting on a little moisturizer, can inspire so many different parts of your life. Jonathan Van Ness

The easiest thing to be in the world is you. The most difficult thing to be is what other people want you to be. Don’t let them put you in that position. Leo Buscaglia

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

There is a vitality, a life force, an energy, a quickening that is translated through you into action, and because there is only one of you in all time, this expression is unique. And if you block it, it will never exist through any other medium and will be lost. Martha Graham

Rest and self care are so important. When you take time to replenish your spirit, it allows you to serve others from the overflow. You cannot serve from an empty vessel. Eleanor Brownn

The more you try to crush your true nature, the more it will control you. Be what you are. No one who really loves you will stop. Cassandra Clare

It’s not selfish to love yourself, take care of yourself, and to make your happiness a priority. It’s necessary. Mandy Hale

You are you. Now, isn’t that pleasant? Dr. Seuss

The time to relax is when you don’t have time for it. Sydney J. Harris

If you don’t know who you truly are, you’ll never know what you really want. Roy T. Bennett

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

Do the things that interest you and do them with all your heart. Don’t be concerned about whether people are watching you or criticizing you. The chances are that they aren’t paying any attention to you. It’s your attention to yourself that is so stultifying. But you have to disregard yourself as completely as possible. If you fail the first time then you’ll just have to try harder the second time. After all, there’s no real reason why you should fail. Just stop thinking about yourself. Eleanor Roosevelt

To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance. Oscar Wilde

Every morning when I wake up, I experience an exquisite joy the joy of being Salvador Dalí  and I ask myself in rapture: What wonderful things is this Salvador Dalí going to accomplish today?  Salvador Dalí

Having the ability to become friends with yourself is a powerful thing.  Maybelle Eequay

The snow goose need not bathe to make itself white. Neither need you do anything but be yourself. Lao Tzu

When I loved myself enough, I began leaving whatever wasn’t healthy. This meant people, jobs, my own beliefs, and habits  anything that kept me small.  My judgment called it disloyal. Now I see it as self loving. Kim Mcmillen

You don’t need anybody to tell you who you are or what you are. You are what you are! John Lennon

Don’t take your health for granted. Don’t take your body for granted. Do something today that communicates to your body that you desire to care for it. Tomorrow is not promised. Jada Pinkett Smith

Always be yourself, express yourself, have faith in yourself, do not go out and look for a successful personality and duplicate it. Bruce Lee

You have been criticizing yourself for years, and it hasn’t worked. Try approving of yourself and see what happens.  Louise Hay

We must not allow other people’s limited perceptions to define us. Virginia Satir

The greatest gift you can give yourself is a little bit of your own attention. Anthony J. D’Angelo

Being yourself is all it takes. If you want to impress someone don’t be someone else just be yourself. Selena Gomez

Self care is a deliberate choice to gift yourself with people, places, things, events, and opportunities that recharge our personal battery and promote whole health  body, mind, and spirit.

Just remember to always be yourself and don’t be afraid to speak your mind or to dream out loud J.A. Redmerski

You can’t build joy on a feeling of self loathing. Ram Dass

One’s philosophy is not best expressed in words; it is expressed in the choices one makes. In the long run, we shape our lives, and we shape ourselves. The process never ends until we die. And the choices we make are ultimately our own responsibility  Eleanor Roosevelt

The real difficulty is to overcome how you think about yourself. Maya Angelou

There are some values that you should never compromise on to stay true to yourself; you should be brave to stand up for what you truly believe in even if you stand alone. Roy T. Bennett

Embrace the glorious mess that you are. Elizabeth Gilbert

Plants are more courageous than almost all human beings: an orange tree would rather die than produce lemons, whereas instead of dying the average person would rather be someone they are not. Mokokoma Mokhonoana

Self love has very little to do with how you feel about your outer self. It’s about accepting all of yourself. Tyra Banks

How many more of us are faking the facade? How many more of us are pretending to be something we’re not? Even better, how many of us will have the courage to be ourselves regardless of what others think? Katie McGarry

Take a shower, wash off the day. Drink a glass of water. Make the room dark. Lie down and close your eyes. Notice the silence. Notice your heart. Still beating. Still fighting. You made it, after all. You made it, another day. And you can make it one more. You’re doing just fine. Charlotte Eriksson

Your need for acceptance can make you invisible in this world. Don’t let anything stand in the way of the light that shines through this form. Risk being seen in all of your glory. Jim Carrey

My brain and my heart are really important to me, I don’t know why I wouldn’t seek help to have those things be as healthy as my teeth. I go to the dentist. So why wouldn’t I go to a shrink? Kerry Washington

Never apologize for burning too brightly or collapsing into yourself every night. That is how galaxies are made. Tyler Kent White

Allow yourself the things you need right now. Whether that’s space, rest, support, or something else, know that you are not a burden for taking care of yourself.

Amid a world of noisy, shallow actors it is noble to stand aside and say, ‘I will simply be. Henry David Thoreau

It is not the load that breaks you down. It’s the way you carry it. Lena Horne

Before you can be anything, you have to be yourself. That’s the hardest thing to find. E.L. Konigsburg

Growth is necessary but don’t convince yourself that those past versions of you were worthless. You wouldn’t be here without them. Megan Jayne Crabbe

Be yourself. Be true to that, to your heart. Patience. See what happens if you step back instead of bounding forward. Nora Roberts

Some days are going to be more of a struggle than others. That is okay and you need to forgive yourself in order to keep going and growing. Sara Ahmed

Those who have a strong sense of love and belonging have the courage to be imperfect. Brené Brown

We either make ourselves miserable, or we make ourselves strong. The amount of work is the same. Carlos Castaneda

Don’t wish to be normal. Wish to be yourself. To the hilt. Find out what you’re best at, and develop it, and hopscotch your weaknesses. Wish to be great at whatever you are. Lois McMaster Bujold

To be a good parent, you need to take care of yourself so that you can have the physical and emotional energy to take care of your family. Michelle Obama

You can’t be yourself within jealousy. Toba Beta

You’ll never know who you are unless you shed who you pretend to be. Vironika Tugaleva

If we give our children sound self love, they will be able to deal with whatever life puts before them.

Nothing can be more hurtful to your heart than betraying yourself. Roy T. Bennett

You are worth the quiet moment. You are worth the deeper breaths and you are worth the time it takes to slow down, be still, and rest. Morgan Harper Nichols

Be yourself. Above all, let who you are, what you are, what you believe, shine through every sentence you write, every piece you finish. John Jakes

No woman can control her destiny if she doesn’t give to herself as much as she gives of herself. Suze Orman

Whether you try too hard to fit in or you try too hard to stand out, it is of equal consequence: you exhaust your significance. Criss Jami

Do something every day that is loving toward your body and gives you the opportunity to enjoy the sensations of your body. Golda Poretsky

She had blue skin. And so did he. He kept it hid, And so did she. They searched for blue Their whole life through, Then passed right by  And never knew. Shel Silverstein

People may flatter themselves just as much by thinking that their faults are always present to other people’s minds as if they believe that the world is always contemplating their individual charms and virtues. Elizabeth Gaskell

You don’t need to be like her. You’re already everything. Mikki Daughtry

You are strong enough to handle whatever this week brings. Get some rest knowing you are capable.

Stay true to yourself. An original is worth more than a copy. Suzy Kassem

As important as it is to have a plan for doing work, it is perhaps more important to have a plan for rest, relaxation, self care, and sleep. Akiroq Brost

I looked for company and I found myself. Pushpa Rana

Carve out and claim the time to care for yourself and kindle your own fire. Amy Ippoliti