We overestimate the degree to which other people are noticing or observing our appearance or actions. This keeps people from being themselves due to an irrational fear of judgement. It’s liberating to realize that most people don’t really care about you.
– Sahil Bloom
When in doubt, be yourself.
– Simon Sinek
Consult your conscience; rather than popular opinion.
– Publilius Syrus
Be yourself and break from within. Create your identity with your work. Don’t aspire to be someone else. Be yourself.
– Bhagwant Mann
Un-think. Un-learn. Un-know. Un-believe. Un-speculate. Un-seek. Un-strive. Un-fear. Lose your mind and effortlessly be.
– Brian Thompson
Whatever anyone does or says, I must be emerald and keep my colour.
– Marcus Aurelius
Humans are born free, but habituated by society to obey by default. Flex your freedom muscle by questioning instead of blindly following authority.
– Justin Kan
Teach your children they’re unique. That way, they won’t feel pressured to be like everybody else.
– Cindy Cashman
Those incapable of independent thought and personal responsibility find security in the masses.
– Alex Sauer
If you trade your authenticity for safety, you may experience the following: anxiety, depression, eating disorders, addiction, rage, blame, resentment, and inexplicable grief.
– Brene Brown
I cannot pretend to be sorry for things that I am not, and I cannot pretend to be somebody else that I am not.
– Kangana Ranaut
The more relaxed you are, the better you are at everything – the better you are with your loved ones, the better you are with enemies, the better you are at your job, the better you are with yourself.
– Bill Murray
Call me whatever you like; I am who I must be.
– Friedrich Nietzsche
What is the point of being on this Earth if you are going to be like everyone else?
– Arnold Schwarzenegger
Be as honest with yourself as possible, and try to make friends with people who like you for you – not an iteration of who you are, or who you think you should be – but really like you for you. And when you’re creating whatever you want to do in your life, just try to create and put out the truest version of yourself into the world.
– Hasan Minhaj
Don’t change who you are to impress someone, if they can’t take you for you, they aren’t worth it.
We just need to be kinder to ourselves. If we treated ourselves the way we treated our best friend, can you imagine how much better off we would be?
– Meghan Markle
Do not become someone else just because you are hurt. Be who you are & smile, it may solve, all problems you have got.
– Santosh Kalwar
Don’t ever treat your little insanities as if they are aberrations that ought to be hidden from the rest of the world.
– Shah Rukh Khan
Don’t believe you have to be like anybody to be somebody.
Fight for what you believe in, for if you don’t you will be forever fighting against yourself.
– Keisha Keenleyside
If you ask a tree how he feels to know that he’s spreading his fragrance and making people happy, I don’t think a tree looks at it that way. I am just like that, and it is just my nature to be like this.
You change the world by being yourself.
– Yoko Ono
Don’t change yourself to win someone’s heart, stay the same and true, one day someone will like you for being you.
You can be who you want to be, if you stop being, what others want you to be. Live your life philosophy.
You cannot reach your destination when you always stop to listen to everyone who speaks about you on the way.
Those who are not free, can’t even climb a tree. Forget about them being what they want to be!
No matter how awesome you are you won’t be everyone’s cup of tea. No worries. You’ll be many people’s double espresso.
Don’t you forget, there are a million stars, a thousand birds, a billion faces, and yet non of them are the same, just like you.
A star does not compete with other stars around it; it just shines.
– Matshona Dhliwayo
If you wear a mask for too long, there will come a time when you can not remove it without removing your face.
– Matshona Dhliwayo
Wearing clothes that compliment your physique, as opposed to those that highlight it, reveals whether you’re comfortable with who you are or just pretending to be.
– Alan Robert Neal
Inferiority complexes are rooted in the desire to be just like someone else. They make you want to be someone you’re not. If you try to be someone else, you aren’t being true to yourself. Just don’t try to be someone else. Be you.
One thing I love in this world is the fact that I am me. That if I were someone else I would love to be me.