38+ Best Take Care of Yourself Quotes: Exclusive Selection

It’s so important to make sure you take good care of your body, mind, and soul every day. Taking better care of yourself can help you stay healthy, happy, and resilient. Profoundly inspirational take care of yourself quotes will challenge the way you think, change the way you live and transform your whole life.

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Famous Take Care of Yourself Quotes

Self-compassion is simply giving the same kindness to ourselves that we would give to others. — Christopher Germer

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

Be patient with yourself. Self-growth is tender; it’s holy ground. There’s no greater investment. —  Stephen Covey

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Nourishing yourself in a way that helps you blossom in the direction you want to go is attainable, and you are worth the effort. — Deborah Day

Caring for your body, mind, and spirit is your greatest and grandest responsibility. It’s about listening to the needs of your soul and then honoring them. — Kristi Ling

Almost everything will work again if you unplug it for a few minutes, including you. — Anne Lamott

Talk to yourself like you would to someone you love. — Brené Brown

Doing nothing has become one of the lost luxuries in these hectic times. But doing nothing, even for five minutes, can be rejuvenating. Go for it: You, unplugged. — Joan Marques

I believe that the greatest gift you can give your family and the world is a healthy you. — Joyce Meyer

My mother always says people should be able to take care of themselves, even if they’re rich and important. — Frances Hodgson Burnett

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

Our bodies are our garden to which our wills are gardeners. — William Shakespeare

Stepping out of the busyness, stopping our endless pursuit of getting somewhere else, is perhaps the most beautiful offering we can make to our spirit. — Tara Brach

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

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

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

To experience peace does not mean that your life is always blissful. It means that you are capable of tapping into a blissful state of mind amidst the normal chaos of a hectic life. — Jill Bolte Taylor

You can’t take care of anyone else unless you first take care of yourself. ― Michael Hyatt

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

When you say ‘yes’ to others make sure you are not saying ‘no’ to yourself. —  Paulo Coelho 

By taking care of myself I have so much more to offer the world than I do when I am running on empty. — Ali Washington

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

Taking care of myself doesn’t mean ‘me first.’ It means ‘me, too. ― L.R. Knost

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

When you recover or discover something that nourishes your soul and brings joy, care enough about yourself to make room for it in your life. — Jean Shinoda Bolen

Taking care of yourself is the most powerful way to begin to take care of others. ― Bryant McGill

When you do something noble and beautiful and nobody noticed, do not be sad. For the sun every morning is a beautiful spectacle and yet most of the audience still sleeps. — John Lennon

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

How do you define ‘taking care of yourself’? Create a new self-care practice today. Observe your comfort level when it comes to being good to yourself. Discomfort is a wise teacher. — Caroline Myss and Peter Occhiogrosso

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

There are days I drop words of comfort on myself like falling leaves and remember that it is enough to be taken care of by myself. — Brian Andreas

Sometimes the most important thing in a whole day is the rest we take between two deep breaths. — Etty Hillesum

One of the best ways you can fight discrimination is by taking good care of yourself. Your survival is not just important; it’s an act of revolution. — DaShanne Stokes

If we don’t take care of ourselves, if we don’t put on the oxygen mask first, we don’t have the capacity to help those people we care so much about. — Megan McCormick

You can’t pour from an empty cup. Take care of yourself first.

Take care of your body. It’s the only place you have to live. — Jim Rohn

To meditate means to go home to yourself. Then you know how to take care of the things that are happening inside you, and you know how to take care of the things that happen around you. — Thich Nhat Han

Lighten up on yourself. No one is perfect. Gently accept your humanness. — Deborah Day