Being Yourself Quotes and Sayings - Page 4
Never waste your time trying to explain who you are to people who are committed to misunderstanding you.
The most important kind of freedom is to be what you really are. You trade in your reality for a role. You trade in your sense for an act. You give up your ability to feel, and in exchange, put on a mask. There can’t be any large- scale revolution until there’s a personal revolution, on an individual level. It’s got to happen inside first.
– Jim Morrison
Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else’s opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation.
– Oscar Wilde
Everyone tells you to be yourself. And then they judge you.
I have reached a point in life where I feel it is no longer necessary to try & impress anyone. If they like me the way I am, good & if they don’t, it’s their loss.
He who trims himself to suit everyone will soon whittle himself away.
– Raymond Hull
Be yourself, cause someone, somewhere wants to be like you.
Only by admitting what we are can we get what we want.
– Petyr Baelish, Game of Thrones
The most terrifying thing is to accept oneself completely.
– Carl Gustav Jung
In matters of style, swim with the current; in matters of principle, stand like a rock.
– Thomas Jefferson
Be what you are. This is the first step towards becoming better than you are.
– Julius Charles Hare
Originality is a by- product of sincerity.
I think the reward for conformity is that everyone likes you except yourself.
– Rita Mae Brown
When the opinions of others do not matter you have truly mastered yourself.
There’s something liberating about not pretending. Dare to embarrass yourself. Risk.
– Drew Barrymore
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.
A life living by mistakes made from your own choices is better than a life living by mistakes made by someone else’s choices.
Only the dead Fish go with the flow.
Celebrate your uniqueness born of a world created to be different. Far too many are unhappy trying to form- fit into a pattern forced upon them by those scared to embrace their own individuality.
This is who I am. And you can have your opinion on me, but your approval isn’t needed.
Be who you are. Nobody can say you’re doing it wrong.
One of the hardest things to do is be yourself in a world that’s trying to make you like everybody else.
You have to love you before anybody else can.
Being yourself is being the person everyone else wants you to be.
Why be something you’re not, someone you’re not just to please others? Your always gonna disappoint someone, stop trying to make others happy by being someone you’re not because if they don’t like who you are then they don’t deserve to be a part of your happiness. You are who you are and don’t let anyone change that.
Give yourself a chance to live because nobody will live it for you when you die.
No man can climb out beyond the limitations of his own character.
– John Morley
You can not experience anything outside of yourself. So let go of everyone and everything else around you and just be you.
In life people like you for a reason, become your friend for a reason, so live life to suit yourself, don’t live it to please anyone else!