Everybody is unique. Compare not yourself with anybody else lest you spoil God's curriculum.— Baal Shem Tov
Memorable Great Self Esteem quotations
Maturity is learning to walk away from people and situation that threaten your peace of mind, self respect, values, morals and self worth.
If I were to search for the central core of difficulty in people as I have come to know them, it is that in the great majority of cases they despise themselves, regarding themselves as worthless and unlovable.
Love is the great miracle cure. Loving ourselves works miracles in our lives.
We are what we believe we are.
Do not wish to be anything but what you are, and try to be that perfectly.
If you want to be respected by others, the great thing is to respect yourself.
Only by that, only by self-respect will you compel others to respect you.
Noble and great. Courageous and determined. Faithful and fearless. That is who you are and who you have always been. And understanding it can change your life, because this knowledge carries a confidence that cannot be duplicated any other way.
Silence is a source of great strength.
Health is the greatest possession. Contentment is the greatest treasure. Confidence is the greatest friend. Non-being is the greatest joy.
Greatness exists like an ocean within you.
Why do you want to act like a fish out of water, wriggling on the sand under the scorching sun? Look! The water is just one millimeter away! Jump in!
The Games are just a nice, positive way to build friendships, camaraderie and, of course, self-esteem. Plus, the Games are a great opportunity for people to participate in sports who normally wouldn't.
Success - See your goal; Understand the obstacles; Create a positive mental picture; Clear your mind of self doubt; Embrace the challenge; Stay on track; Show the world you can do it!
Your playing small doesn't serve the world.
One can be deceived by three types of laziness: of indolence, which is the wish to procrastinate; the laziness of inferiority, which is doubting your capabilities; and the laziness that is attachment to negative actions, or putting great effort into non-virtue.
Your playing small does not serve the world. Who are you not to be great?
Make today so awesome, yesterday gets jealous.
Only by self-respect will you compel others to respect you.
Everything that happens to you is a reflection of what you believe about yourself. We cannot outperform our level of self-esteem. We cannot draw to ourselves more than we think we are worth.
The man who does not value himself, cannot value anything or anyone.
Ask yourself if what you're doing today is getting you closer to where you want to be tomorrow.
Dare to love yourself as if you were a rainbow with gold at both ends.
Self-esteem is as necessary to the spirit as food is to the body.
We cannot outperform our level of self-esteem.
Before you diagnose yourself with depression or low self-esteem, first make sure you are not, in fact, surrounded by assholes.
For real self esteem is not derived from the great things you've done, the things you won. The mark you've made - but an appreciation of yourself for what you are.
Self-esteem is as important to our well-being as legs are to a table.
It is essential for physical and mental health and for happiness.
There is nothing in life so difficult that it cannot be overcome.
This faith can move mountains. It can change people. It can change the world. You can survive all the great storms in your life
Great minds discuss ideas.Average minds discuss events.Small minds discuss people.
Synchronicity is choreographed by a great, pervasive intelligence that lies at the heart of nature, and is manifest in each of us through intuitive knowledge.
Every man stamps his value on himself.
The price we challenge for ourselves is given us by others. -Man is made great or little by his own will.
Each of us has great gifts, but many of us severely limit ourselves with negative attitudes about our potential.
I lost myself trying to please everyone else. Now I'm losing everyone while I'm finding myself.
Every human being has the potential for greatness.
Great self esteem comes from inside and feels hot and wonderful.
When you're a kid growing up, and you think you're gay, you know that you're different; you're often teased and it can really destroy your self-esteem. But sports can be great for building self-esteem.
If you want to improve you self-worth, stop giving other people the calculator.
The second of our Lord's two great commandments carries a double charge: 'Thou shalt love thy neighbour as thyself' (Matt. 22:39). Therefore, love of companion is governed, in part, by esteem of self.
The idea that positive illusions are in the service of sef-esteem virtually requires that they stay in check. If one develops substantially unrealistic expectations regarding the future that greatly exceed what one is actually able to accomplish, then one is set up for failure and disappointment, leading to lower self-esteem.
SELF-ESTEEM controls PERFORMANCE/REALITY which stimulate SELF-TALK which reinforces SELF-ESTEEM. This cycle can work positively or negatively and is greatly influenced by the self-talk (I knew I wasn't good at -X vs. next time I'll practice and do better at -X).
Who you become is infinitely more important than what you do, or what you have.
I think my weight-training proved to me more than anything that I can do anything in life if I really put my mind to it. I saw me bring myself from 137 pounds to 175 pounds over a seven-year period. That alone said to me that all you have to do is really stick with something, and you can accomplish anything you want. It's brought me great self-esteem because I know I did it. I changed me.
Action helps you think and raises your self-esteem.
Good luck happens when you're in action. Ask yourself, "Does this go toward or away from what I want?" There's an animal in us, and it has great instincts. Scan for a desire and follow it. Set a goal, any goal, and start doing everything you can think of to achieve it.
I was fortunate to sell at a time of great sea change in the romance genre;
suddenly heroines were allowed to be portrayed as having rich, fulfilling lives. They didn't need a man for security or self-esteem, but having that one very special man in their lives proved the icing on the cake.
I always seem to be chosen to do very flattering things like the beard comb over or go to the bathroom with the door open on Sex and the City or be the guy people meow at in Super Troopers. It's great for self esteem.
The greatest love of all is happening to me.
. So goes the popular song. It's a great song. It speaks to the heart, and deeply. It strikes powerfully to uplift the human spirit, at the quest for self-love and self-esteem, the pride in being alive that each of us is entitled to experience simply by being born a human being.