Being Yourself Quotes and Sayings - Page 10
If God had wanted me otherwise, He would have created me otherwise.
– Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Why live to please others? I mean, it’s your life. If you aren’t happy with it, what’s the use in living?
Be who you want to be, not who others choose to see.
I am not in this world to live up to your expectations, and you are not in this world to live up to mine.
Always be a first- rate version of yourself, instead of a second- rate version of somebody else.
– Judy Garland
It doesn’t matter what other people think of you, it only matters what you think of yourself. That means that if you let other people think you are weird or ugly then you will only end up hating yourself for it.
It is better to fail in originality than to succeed in imitation.
– Herman Melville
Be yourself who else is better qualified.
Things I like: the smell after rain, baggy sweaters, books you can’t put down, making people smile, feeling loved, saying hello to strangers, songs that relate to you, the smell of fresh bread, underwater tea parties, sleepovers, hot tea, thunderstorms, chocolate cake, saying what you feel.
If other people’s opinions matter to you then you aren’t living your life, you’re living theirs.