104+ Best Self Conscious Quotes: Exclusive Selection

Self conscious is nervous or uncomfortable because you are worried about what people think about you or your actions. Profoundly inspirational self conscious quotes will encourage you to think a little deeper than you usually would and broaden your perspective.

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Famous Self Conscious Quotes

I don’t read reviews, There’s no value for me in reading them. Whether they’re good or bad, they’ll just make me self-conscious. — Mary Stuart Masterson

Tabloid photos capture people at their most self-conscious and disoriented; in real life, Paris Hilton is like an elegant paper crane. — Diablo Cody

Modern science tells us that the conscious self arises from a purely physical brain. We do not have immaterial souls. — Paul Bloom

I’m younger than I once was. Internally. Less self-conscious. Less insecure. — Richard Gere

I think acting has helped me come out of my shell because when I play a character, I can’t be self-conscious. — Joan Cusack

I get self-conscious and I get insecure, as everybody else does, but I try not to show that. — Charli D’Amelio

If I spent my time worrying about what other people would think of my work, I would be too self-conscious to write. — Christopher Paolini

If I do too many takes, I’m too self-conscious. I think I’m better in first scenes. — Lea Seydoux

I didn’t feel self conscious ’cause my sisters and I all had thick brows, and by the time I got to the age that I could be self conscious about them, they were in style! — Sabrina Carpenter

It wasn’t a conscious decision to search for my Asian self; it was an urgency born out of an emptiness I was trying to fill. — Alex Tizon

I was incredibly self-conscious about the way I looked. — Janet McTeer

I think if you spend much time dwelling on influence you can get self-conscious about every line you write. That’s a great way to freeze up. — Ben Fountain

I don’t like the camera. I get very self-conscious with it and then spend way too much time not looking self-conscious instead of being free, as I do on stage, to do my work. — Laurie Metcalf

Hopefully, no one will feel self-conscious in anything that I’ve designed. — Jameela Jamil

To me, growing into spiritual maturity is becoming less self-conscious and more God-conscious. — Mark Batterson

I guess I am actually quite shy, and I’ve always felt very self-conscious during interviews. — Jose Gonzalez

I think there is something a little too self conscious about enjoying being an outsider. — Jhonen Vasquez

The Northwest, to make a generalization, is a fairly sensitive populace. Slightly self-conscious and very self-reflexive. — Carrie Brownstein

I am very self-conscious a lot of the time. — Robert Smith

Listening to Alabama Shakes made me less self-conscious about my voice. — SZA

Anytime someone talks about your figure constantly, you get nervous; you get really self-conscious. — Christina Hendricks

If actors are trying to convey, in a smart way, the context of the scene, that becomes too self-conscious. — Yorgos Lanthimos

I’d be far too self-conscious and insecure if I suspected my editor might be a better novelist than I. — Hanya Yanagihara

The things that make me laugh are considered smart or whatever, I guess. But stuff that’s self-consciously intelligent or self-consciously hip or cool, that doesn’t do it for me either. You just try to be funny. — Greg Giraldo

I’m very self-conscious as an actor, with performances and things, and I don’t like watching my own stuff. — Matthew Lewis

My theory is this: Women falter when they’re called on to be highly self-conscious about their talents. Not when they’re called on to enact them. — Meghan O’Rourke

For a while I couldn’t leave the house by myself. Even if I was just grocery shopping alone, I’d get self-conscious. — Shannen Doherty

Pushing ahead with a self-emancipatory agenda is critical, but we must do so fully conscious of this broader context of our development efforts. — Hilary Beckles

I don’t mind being goofy and silly. I love to make people laugh and I’m not self-conscious. — Malin Akerman

I am shy and self-conscious and awkward, so I think that’s why I became a writer. — Michiko Kakutani

I was always a self-conscious person. — Elia Kazan

You’re either sexy or you’re not. I’m very self-conscious about my physiognomy. — Bobby Darin

You don’t feel as self-conscious if your clothes fit. — Rachael Ray

I’m very self conscious in a bikini, and I would never get my tummy out onstage. — Mollie King

Every mind which has given itself to self-expression in art is aware of a directing agency outside its conscious control which it has agreed to label ‘inspiration’. — Norman Lindsay

When I first began, the technicians, camera and makeup men made me feel so self-conscious that I began to have the biggest inferiority complex about my looks. — Jessie Matthews

One of the hardest things to do in acting is to stop thinking about yourself and stop being self-conscious. — Hannah Murray

Every act of conscious learning requires the willingness to suffer an injury to one’s self-esteem. That is why young children, before they are aware of their own self-importance, learn so easily. — Thomas Szasz

Modelling asks you to be conscious of your outer self, but with acting, you have to let that go. — Carrie-Anne Moss

Fashion designers only occasionally tread outside the realm of clothes as pure commodity. When they do, the results are often a muddled, self-conscious message. — Robin Givhan

My vanity is not remotely physical, it is cerebral. I suppose feeling self-conscious might be a form of vanity, though. — Richard Griffiths

I would be too self-conscious if I just thought of writing lyrics for a song. I have to trick myself into doing it. — Kim Gordon

I had this giant ego of an athlete, but I was self-conscious at everything else. — Ryan Leaf

I am self-conscious, and I’m aware of my body. But I struggle with America’s limited idea of what perfection is. — Rene Russo

If you think about what you do, if you become self-conscious about it, you’ve got to be very careful. Because I really like to write without self-awareness of what I’m doing. — Peter Morgan

I’m a little self-conscious about my body. I love to wear hoodies because you can get cozy and eat some food and your belly doesn’t show! — Jared Padalecki

Well, the real Eric Bogosian is pretty self-conscious of himself. — Eric Bogosian

I work in a medium where I get to be totally invisible and I get great pleasure from that, being a pretty self-conscious person. — Terry Gross

Are black people conscious of how excruciatingly self-conscious white people have become in their every interaction with black people? Is this self-consciousness an improvement? Maybe not, because I’m thinking of people in categories rather than as people, which is a famously dangerous thing to do. — David Shields

Don’t think. Thinking is the enemy of creativity. It’s self-conscious, and anything self-conscious is lousy. You can’t try to do things. You simply must do things. — Ray Bradbury

I used to be more self-conscious about style because when you’re younger, you want to exist, you want to show everything you do. — Vincent Cassel

I felt self-conscious going out in the street prior to ever even being in a movie. That’s just me. — Jesse Eisenberg

We are all very individual. You have to find out what you can do best, and be self-conscious about that. — Joshua Lederberg

We all self-conscious. I’m just the first to admit it. — Kanye West

I’m quite sensitive to people noticing me. There are times when I’m relaxed, then others when it does make me self-conscious. — Benedict Cumberbatch

It’s supposed to be fun. You should come to work every day and not have insecurities and not be self-conscious; just be your wonderful, perfect self. — Danielle Fishel

I’m one of the world’s most self-conscious people. I really have to struggle. — Marilyn Monroe

I’m a very self-conscious person. — James Murphy

I know what I’m good at, and if I’m asked to do something I’m not – like hip-hop dancing – I get self-conscious. — Anton du Beke

Inhibition is something I notice in hamstrung actors all the time. They can be wonderful up to a point and then become very self-conscious. — Cate Blanchett

I have to be self-conscious of what I’m trying to do with my life. — Elie Wiesel

I admire our ancestors, whoever they were. I think the first self-conscious person must have shaken in his boots. Because as he becomes self-conscious, he’s no longer part of nature. He sees himself against nature. He looks at the vastness of the universe and it looks hostile. — John Shelby Spong

If I had been more self-conscious about being a woman, it would have stifled me. — Marissa Mayer

All Scandinavians feel a tiny bit self conscious, of which I’m one. — Mike Leach

I do not understand why we are not raised to celebrate our bodies as children. Why we are told to be shy or awkward or self-conscious. — Karan Johar

I would never complain about ‘One Day’ taking off, but it made me painfully self-conscious for a long time. — David Nicholls

We appear to be programmed with the idea that there are ‘things’ outside of our self, and some are conscious, and some are not. — Ray Kurzweil

I have brothers, and that so-called boyish quality was something that I was deathly self-conscious about when I was younger. — Kristen Stewart

I’m actually much more shy and self-conscious than people’s perception of me. — Jonathan Ames

Strangers still leave me self-conscious. — Alan Ladd

I’m very self-conscious having my picture taken, so I clown around. My driver’s license photo looks like a blonde Elvis. — Emily Procter

There’s a certain truism that you can’t be self-conscious in comedy. — Ari Graynor

For me, a memoir is supposed to be understood as a representation of your life, whereas a novel is self-consciously symbolic. — Sheila Heti

I would say I’m self-taught, but Corinne Day made me less conscious of myself. I was 15, and she’d make me take off my top, and I’d cry. After five years, you get used to it, and you’re not self-conscious anymore. — Kate Moss

It is the mystery of the creative act that something other than our conscious self takes over. — Arthur Erickson

The development of the meaning attaching to the personal self, the conscious being, is the subject matter of the history of psychology. — James Mark Baldwin

There is no scientific explanation for the fact that while my body lay in coma, my mind – my conscious, inner self – was alive and well. — Eben Alexander

I was this very self-conscious, shy person once I hit my teens. — Ileana D’Cruz

I don’t get self-conscious. I’m not vain in that way. — Pam Ferris

I think my voice worked out fine, but it was a lot of work for me. And I was very self-conscious about it. I was a bit self-conscious about writing lyrics too. — Jerry Harrison

Most of the performances I see on TV and in movies are so self-conscious and overacted. I would think a natural actress would be welcome. — Mary Badham

I’m self-conscious about a lot of things. — Morgan Saylor

I am determined and resigned to being self-conscious. — Merritt Wever

Warren Beatty seems very self-conscious and actory. — Richard Burton

There is no greater delight than to be conscious of sincerity on self-examination. — Mencius

If you’re the only anything in the room, you’re going to feel so self-conscious of your right to be there. — Eileen Pollack

I’m just very self-conscious about the way I look. I really am embarrassed of it, because I wish I wasn’t like that. — Perfume Genius

I find actors a little bit too self-conscious. — Chris Lilley

Tennis is an individual sport, and I am quite a self-conscious person. — Andy Murray

Meditation is a vital practice to access conscious contact with your highest self. — Wayne Dyer

I’ve always been self-conscious about my personality. — Alessia Cara

I get kinda self-conscious. I don’t want to know about my eyebrows. I’m born with them. — Michael Keaton

I just like watching people who really are not self-conscious, who aren’t aware, because I fear that one could become too self-conscious, too artful, as an actor. Sometimes if you look at somebody, you can extrapolate from their exterior what might be happening in their interior. I’m nosy. — Harriet Walter

Genetics do play a role in how you consciously or subconsciously manifest your true self. — Ben Harper

There’s something about prime time television and the way the song is going to come off on the air. I’m very concerned, very self-conscious about that. — Jon Secada

You’d be surprised how self-conscious a lot of women are. That’s something I’ve witnessed firsthand. — Zendaya

Everyone’s projecting onto you, or you feel like everyone is judging you. I feel like I’m being judged a lot of the time. You become really self-conscious. — Kate Moss

I don’t want to become too self-conscious – it’s why I never read reviews, even the good ones. — Peter Morgan

As a candidate, Obama disdained the game of politics, a self-conscious contrast to all the tireless political athletes named Clinton. — Nancy Gibbs

I don’t really like to play live. I don’t like to be on stage. I feel very self-conscious. — Peter Steele

I’m 16, and I’m still self-conscious. Everyone is at this age. — Sadie Sink

I’ve been on ‘Days’ since I was 16, and being surrounded by such thin, gorgeous actresses made me so insecure and self-conscious. — Alison Sweeney

It avoids a self-conscious relationship to the act. We live in the most self-conscious society in the history of mankind. There are good things in that, but there are also terrible things. The worst of it is, that we find it hard to give ourselves to the cultural process. — Larry Harvey

I find still photographs make me quite self-conscious. — Aidan Gillen