Think highly of yourself because the world takes you at your own estimate.— Kurt Hahn
Cheering High 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.
You can steer yourself in any direction you choose.
Persons of high self-esteem are not driven to make themselves superior to others; they do not seek to prove their value by measuring themselves against a comparative standard. Their joy is being who they are, not in being better than someone else.
We are what we believe we are.
I think high self-esteem is overrated.
A little low self-esteem is actually quite good. Maybe you're not the best, so you should work a little harder.
It's all about self-esteem now. Build the kids' self-esteem, make them feel good about themselves. If everybody grows up with high self-esteem, who's gonna dance in our strip-clubs?
Feeling beautiful has nothing to do with what you look like. I promise.
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!
Of all the judgments we pass in life, none is more important than the judgment we pass on ourselves.
The process of setting a goal, learning the necessary steps to achieve it, and giving it your best until you've mastered it will generate high self-esteem and pride. Those are feelings associated with joy.
A shepherd, in whom the spirit of God works, is more highly esteemed before God than the wisest and most potent in self-wit, without the divine dominion.
Ask yourself if what you're doing today is getting you closer to where you want to be tomorrow.
Self-esteem creates natural highs. Knowing that you're lovable helps you to love more. Knowing that you're important helps you to make a difference to to others. Knowing that you are capable empowers you to create more. Knowing that you're valuable and that you have a special place in the universe is a serene spiritual joy in itself.
Action is a high road to self-confidence and esteem.
Where it is open, all energies flow toward it. It comes readily to most people, and its rewards are tangible.
Greater self-esteem produces greater success, and greater success produces more high self-esteem, so it keeps on spiraling up.
Before you diagnose yourself with depression or low self-esteem, first make sure you are not, in fact, surrounded by assholes.
Popcorn for breakfast! Why not? It's a grain. It's like grits, but with high self-esteem.
The assumption being that if high-risk children could be made to 'feel good about themselves,' these epidemics could be mitigated. ... This prescription, unfortunately, has proven to be yet another in a long list of nouveau homilies that haven't lived up to their promises.
If you're self-compassionate, you'll tend to have higher self-esteem than if you're endlessly self-critical. And like high self-esteem - self-compassion is associated with significantly less anxiety and depression, as well as more happiness, optimism, and positive emotions.
I lost myself trying to please everyone else. Now I'm losing everyone while I'm finding myself.
The societal pursuit of high self-esteem for everyone may literally end up doing considerable harm.
High self-esteem isn't a luxury. It's a necessity for anyone who has important goals to achieve.
Grosvenor and Burke suggest that continually, though silently, a school building tells students who they are and how they should think about the world. It can help to manufacture rote obedience or independent activity; it can create high self-confidence or low self-esteem.
If you want to improve you self-worth, stop giving other people the calculator.
Self-justification, therefore, is not only about protecting high self-esteem;
it's also about protecting low self-esteem if that is how a person sees himself.
Every time I tried to express my most heartfelt desires to be morally good I met with contempt and ridicule; and as soon as I would give in to vile passions I was praised and encouraged. Ambition, love of power, self-interest, lechery, pride, anger, vengeance-all of it was highly esteemed.
You are the guy who'll decide where to go.
Who you become is infinitely more important than what you do, or what you have.
Sometimes it just feels so amazing to finally stand up for yourself.
I highly recommend it. Life is too short to be taken for granted.
True patriots believe that we should measure a citizen's worth by contribution to country and community, not by wealth or power-that those whom America has benefited most should contribute in proportion to their good fortune-and that serving others should be esteemed more highly than serving self.
Those with a high level of confidence may have as many or more weaknesses than those with low self-esteem. The difference is this; instead of dwelling on their handicaps, they compensate for them by dwelling on their strengths.
Self-control is strength. Calmness is mastery. You have to get to a point where your mood doesn't shift based on the insignificant actions of someone else. Don't allow others to control the direction of your life. Don't allow your emotions to overpower your intelligence.
The reputation you have with yourself - your self-esteem - is the single most important factor for a fulfilling life.
People with high but unstable self-esteem exhibit the greatest hostility.
My dream is to make families a place where adults with high self esteem can develop. I think we have reached a point where if we don't get busy on dreams of this sort, our end is in sight. We need a world that is as good for human beings as it is for technology.
Knowing others is intelligence, knowing yourself is true wisdom.
The highest point of humility consists in not merely acknowledging one's abjection, but in taking pleasure therein, not from any want of breadth or courage, but to give the more glory to God's Divine Majesty, and to esteem one's neighbour more highly than one's self.
Of all the judgments you make in life, none is as important as the one you make about yourself. The difference between low self-esteem and high self-esteem is the difference between passivity and action, between failure and success.
When you believe that other people think highly of you, your level of self-acceptance and self-esteem goes straight up.
Your worst enemy cannot harm you as much as your own unguarded thoughts.
If you have high self-esteem, you might still know times of emotional suffering, but less often and with faster recovery-your resilience is greater.
Where we see self esteem, we see self acceptance.
High self esteem individual tend to avoid falling into an adversarial relationship with themselves.
The more you lose, the more positive you have to become.
When you're winning, you can ride players harder because their self-esteem is high. If you are losing and you try to be tough, you're asking for dissension.
Perhaps self-esteem is just the sum of self-love and self-confidence.
People with high self-esteem know they deserve a good life and that they can get almost everything they focus on!
High self-esteem comes from feeling like you have control over events not that events have control over you.