Being Yourself Quotes and Sayings
I don’t care what people think or say about me, I know who I am.
– Jonathan Davis
If God had wanted me otherwise, He would have created me otherwise.
– Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
I hate it when I’m afraid to show my real feelings.
Be yourself who else is better qualified.
It is better to fail in originality than to succeed in imitation.
– Herman Melville
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.
To be natural is such a very difficult pose to keep up.
– Oscar Wilde
I have a friend who tries to be the same as me. She can never be herself in front of her parents and let alone her best friend. It kinda ruins my friendship with her when she can never be herself. What is she trying to hide? Nobody likes the person you try to be, they like the person you truly are.
I was once afraid of people saying, “Who does she think she is?” Now I have the courage to stand and say, “This is who I am.”
– Oprah Winfrey
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.
“Be yourself” is about the worst advice you can give some people.
– Tom Masson
Always be a first- rate version of yourself, instead of a second- rate version of somebody else.
– Judy Garland
I never wanted to be different; I just wanted to be me.
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.