Self Esteem Quotes, Sayings about self-worth
Care about what other people think and you will always be their prisoner.
- Lao Tzu
When you undervalue what you do, the world will undervalue who you are.
- Oprah Winfrey
Asking for help does not mean you are weak or incompetent. It means quite the opposite. You have to be strong, confident and intelligent enough to realize when you need help and courageous enough to ask for it.
The way you give your name to others is a measure of how much you like and respect yourself.
- Brian Tracy
You really have to look inside yourself and find your own inner strength, and say, “I’m proud of what I am and who I am, and I’m just going to be myself.”
- Mariah Carey
It matters not what someone is born, but what they grow to be.
- J.K. Rowling
Self- esteem must be earned! When you dare to dream, dare to follow that dream, dare to suffer through the pain, sacrifice, self- doubts, and friction from the world, you will genuinely impress yourself.
If you put a small value on yourself, rest assured that the world will not raise your price.
Your value doesn’t decrease based on someone’s inability to see your worth.
Your worth consists in what you are and not in what you have.
- Thomas A. Edison
You have to expect things of yourself before you can do them.
- Michael Jordan
Low self- esteem is like driving through life with your hand- break on.
There is overwhelming evidence that the higher the level of self- esteem, the more likely one will be to treat others with respect, kindness, and generosity.
- Nathaniel Branden
Nothing builds self- esteem and self- confidence like accomplishment.
- Thomas Carlyle
The first step toward being loved is learning to love what you see when you look in the mirror.
- Tadahiko Nagao
Instead of thinking about what you’re missing, try thinking about what you have that everyone else is missing.
It’s not what you say out of your mouth that determines your life, it’s what you whisper to yourself that has the most power!
- Robert T. Kiosaki
I’ve worked hard to get what little self- esteem I have, and I refuse to let you take it from me.
Don’t try to fix me, I’m not broken.
Whoever despises himself still esteems the despiser within himself.
- Friedrich Nietzsche
No man ever got very high by pulling other people down. The intelligent merchant does not knock his competitors. The sensible worker does not work those who who work with him. Don’t knock your friends. Don’t knock your enemies. Don’t knock yourself.
- Alfred Tennyson
Nobody holds a good opinion of a man who holds a low opinion of himself.
- Anthony Trollope
The way you treat yourself sets the standard for others.
- Sonya Friedman
I think everybody’s weird. We should all celebrate our individuality and not be embarrassed or ashamed of it.
- Johnny Depp
Outstanding leaders go out of their way to boost the self- esteem of their personnel. If people believe in themselves, it’s amazing what they can accomplish.
- Sam Walton