Being Yourself Quotes and Sayings - Page 5
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.
People tell me I’m walking the wrong path to life, and that I should get with everyone else but I tell them, I make wrong turns and I get lost, but that’s okay because I would prefer to be alone and different than to be just like 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.
There’s something liberating about not pretending. Dare to embarrass yourself. Risk.
– Drew Barrymore
Always be a first- rate version of yourself, instead of a second- rate version of somebody else.
– Judy Garland
Be weird. Be random. Be who you are. Because you never know who would love the person you hide.
Enjoy who you are. Don’t hate yourself for what you aren’t.
To be natural is such a very difficult pose to keep up.
– Oscar Wilde
I would rather someone hate me for who I am, than someone love me for who I’m not.
If you can’t be your self around them you just shouldn’t be around them.
The people that will accept you for who you are, are the ones that will be with you forever, no matter what.
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.
In life, it’s not required to stand tall, but you do have to stand up.
All my life I’ve thought I needed someone to complete me, now I know I need to belong to myself.
– Sue Monk Kidd
The greatest thing you can do is surprise yourself.
– Steve Martin
A poor original is better than a good imitation.
– Ella Wheeler Wilcox
Be yourself. The world worships the original.
– Jean Cocteau
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.
There is no point to life. If you’re not true to yourself.
Society is funny. They ask you to be yourself and yet they judge you.
Listen to your heart don’t listen to others.
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!
Never apologize for showing feeling. When you do so, you apologize for the truth.
– Benjamin Disraeli
Man is least himself when he talks in his own person. Give him a mask, and he will tell you the truth.
– Oscar Wilde
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
No one ever became great by imitation. Imitation is limitation. Do not be a copy of something. Make your own impression.