Being Yourself Quotes and Sayings - Page 4
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.
You’re the person who has to die when it’s your time, so live your own life and be your own person.
Any life, no matter how long and complex it may be, is made up of a single moment- the moment in which a man finds out, once and for all, who he is.
- Jorge Luis Borges
The great majority of us are required to live a life of constant duplicity.
- Boris Pasternak
Be Yourself. The original is worth more than the copy.
I think the reward for conformity is that everyone likes you except yourself.
- Rita Mae Brown
He who trims himself to suit everyone will soon whittle himself away.
- Raymond Hull
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
Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else’s opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation.
- Oscar Wilde
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.
God has given you one face, and you make yourself another.
- William Shakespeare
Few are those who see with their own eyes and feel with their own hearts.
- Albert Einstein
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
The more you love your decisions, the less you need others to love them.
- Hussein Nishah
The most simple of men are usually the ones that stand out for who they really are.
Dare to be different. The world is full of the ordinary.
Being yourself is being the person everyone else wants you to be.
Be yourself, cause someone, somewhere wants to be like you.
Be confident. Too many days are wasted comparing ourselves to others and wishing to be something we aren’t. Everybody has their own strengths and weaknesses, and it is only when you accept everything you are – and aren’t – that you will truly succeed.
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.
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.