129 Loving Yourself Quotes To Inspire You

Following is our list of loving yourself quotations and slogans full of insightful wisdom and perspective about start loving yourself.

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The Most Famous Loving Yourself Quotes (Best in 2024)

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But what love got to do with it when you don't love yourself ? — Kendrick Lamar

Loving yourself means being your own best friend, standing by yourself at all times, including times of failure; being there for yourself no matter what. — Anita Moorjani

Love yourself like your life depends on it, because it does. — Anita Moorjani

If we don't love ourselves, tell me, how can we love somebody else? — R. Kelly

Love yourself just as you are. — Melody Beattie

Self-love is how you feel about yourself when you are by yourself. — Jay Shetty

You only get one you, it’s best to just love yourself. — Naya Rivera

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If you can't love yourself, how in the hell you gonna love somebody else? — RuPaul

You must love and care for yourself, because that's when the best comes out. — Tina Turner

I love myself...I love you. I love you...I love myself. — Rumi

Short Loving Yourself Quotes

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  • You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affectionBuddha
  • If you want to change the world, start with yourself. — Mahatma Gandhi
  • I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately. — Henry David Thoreau
  • If you are not concerned about your neighbor's salvation, then I am concerned for yours. — Ray Comfort
  • I wish I could show you...the astonishing light of your own being. — Hafez
  • If you find it hard to laugh at yourself, I would be happy to do it for you. — Groucho Marx
  • Live for yourself and you will live in vain; Live for others, and you will live again. — Bob Marley
  • It is indeed a radical act of love just to sit down and be quiet for a time by yourself. — Jon Kabat-Zinn
  • Frustration, discouragement, and depression mean you are working against yourself. — Jaggi Vasudev
  • Protect yourself......from your own thoughts. — Rumi

Top 10 Loving Yourself Quotes

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You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affectionBuddha

Open your eyes to the beauty around you, open your mind to the wonders of life, open your heart to those who love you, and always be true to yourself. — Maya Angelou

If you want to change the world, start with yourself. — Mahatma Gandhi

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I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately. — Henry David Thoreau

If you are not concerned about your neighbor's salvation, then I am concerned for yours. — Ray Comfort

If you don’t find a way to love a flawed person, secretly you’re teaching yourself that you are not lovable because of your flaws. — T. D. Jakes

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I wish I could show you...the astonishing light of your own being. — Hafez

Trust yourself. Think for yourself. Act for yourself. Speak for yourself. Be yourself. Imitation is suicide. — Marva Collins

White people think when you love yourself you hate them. No, when I love myself they become irrelevant to me. — John Henrik Clarke

If you find it hard to laugh at yourself, I would be happy to do it for you. — Groucho Marx

Loving Yourself Image Quotes

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Loving yourself quote by Henry David Thoreau

I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately. — Henry David Thoreau

Loving yourself quote by Hafez

I wish I could show you...the astonishing light of your own being. — Hafez

Loving yourself quote by Rumi

Protect yourself......from your own thoughts. — Rumi

Loving yourself quote by Milton S. Hershey

Young man: Be honest; train yourself for useful work; love God. — Milton S. Hershey

Loving yourself quote by Josh Billings

A dog is the only thing on earth that loves you more than you love yourself. — Josh Billings

Loving yourself quote by Walt Disney

Let your heart guide you...it whispers so listen closely. — Walt Disney

Loving yourself quote by Malcolm Forbes

Too many people overvalue what they are not and undervalue what they are. — Malcolm Forbes

Loving yourself quote by Carl Sandburg

Love your neighbor as yourself but don't take down your fence. — Carl Sandburg

Loving yourself quote by Bob Marley

Emancipate yourself from mental slavery. — Bob Marley

Loving yourself quote by Frank Ocean

Just remember; someone loves everything you hate about yourself. — Frank Ocean

Loving yourself quote by Gautama Buddha

Our sorrows and wounds are healed only when we touch them with compassion. — Gautama Buddha

Loving yourself quote by T. Harv Eker

Your outer world is a reflection of your inner world. — T. Harv Eker

Loving yourself quote by Kurt Hahn

Think highly of yourself because the world takes you at your own estimate. — Kurt Hahn

Loving yourself quote by Audrey Hepburn

For attractive lips, speak words of kindness. — Audrey Hepburn

Loving yourself quote by Rumi

Let yourself be drawn by the stronger pull of that which you truly love. — Rumi

Loving yourself quote by George Carlin

If you love someone set them free. If they come back, set them on fire. — George Carlin

Loving yourself quote by Byron Katie

It's not your job to like me - it's mine — Byron Katie

Loving yourself quote by Marilyn Monroe

You believe lies so you eventually learn to trust no one but yourself. — Marilyn Monroe

Loving yourself quote by Big K.R.I.T.

If I abuse myself daily, who can I love? — Big K.R.I.T.

Loving yourself quote by The Weeknd

I'm too full to swallow my pride — The Weeknd

Loving yourself quote Your mind will always believe everything you tell it. Feed it hope. Feed it trut
Your mind will always believe everything you tell it. Feed it hope. Feed it truth. Feed it with love.

When You Start Loving Yourself Quotes

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Get better at whatever you’re doing. So what if you suck at it now. Everybody sucks at everything when they start. But if you love it, and don’t lie to yourself, then get better at it. — Joe Rogan

When you start to beat yourself up, remind yourself of how worthy you are of love. — Demi Lovato

There's always a moment when you start to fall out of love, whether it's with a person or an idea or a cause, even if it's one you only narrate to yourself years after the event: a tiny thing, a wrong word, a false note, which means that things can never be quite the same again. — Douglas Adams

Loving yourself quote The secret to living well and longer is: eat half, walk double, laugh triple and
The secret to living well and longer is: eat half, walk double, laugh triple and love without measure.

You have to empathize with your children. If you love them, you never really get too angry with them when they make a mistake, because kids are expected to make mistakes. Having children, you start to see yourself through them. — Terry Crews

When you start to get influenced by your family, you feel love for someone else and your heart starts to move away from yourself. — Jeppe Hein

When a thing you love faces adversity, you start to feel more protective of it. Also, you take an inventory all the time. You ask yourself, "Is this worth all my fighting?" — Rashida Jones

Loving yourself quote Everyone comes with baggage. Find someone who loves you enough to help you unpac
Everyone comes with baggage. Find someone who loves you enough to help you unpack.

When you start really respecting yourself, those you love, and your money, the result is that you start having control over your money. What follows from that is control over your life. — Suze Orman

Start Loving Yourself Quotes

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Transform your world by transforming your internal state. Start by learning to let go of negative self judgment, and replace it with positive and loving thoughts about yourself. Be kind to yourself, and watch your external world change. — Anita Moorjani

If you commit to yourself... if you commit to love yourself, despite everything that's happened to you, despite everything you've done, your life can be beautiful, but it starts with a decision to move forward. — Tom Bilyeu

Laugh and dare to try to love somebody, starting with yourself. You must love yourself first, of course, and you must protect yourself so that nobody overrides you, overrules you, or steps on you. Just say, 'Just a minute. I'm worth everything, dear.' — Maya Angelou

Loving yourself quote How lucky I am to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard.
How lucky I am to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard.

Toxic traits attract toxic people. If you don’t respect yourself, nobody will. If you don’t love yourself, you’ll be hard to love. Respect, compassion, and love. If you want to attract someone that will treat you like this, you have to start treating yourself like this first. — Steven Bartlett

If you tell yourself something often enough you will start to believe it, that is why you must make self love your mantra. — Leon Brown

Love and respect yourself and never compromise for anything. And then you will be surprised how much growth starts happening of its own accord.. as if rocks have been removed and the river has started flowing. — Osho

Loving yourself quote If I cut you off chances are you handed me the scissors.
If I cut you off chances are you handed me the scissors.

The inability to love and accept yourself and your humanity is at the heart of many illnesses. To be loved and accepted, you must start by loving yourself. If you have traits that you consider unlovable, you must love them anyway... it's a paradox. — Christiane Northrup

Spirit is like a mirror where you see yourself clearly and you start changing yourself. — Nirmala Srivastava

Salvation and Christ's love is a gift. You don't earn it. You've got to receive that gift. I think one of the most important things is starting off the day forgiving others and forgiving yourself. You learn from your mistakes, but I don't think you have to drag them back into today. — Joel Osteen

Bikram Yoga is the first time you start loving yourself because it is the first time you start seeing yourself. — Rajashree Choudhury

Importance Of Loving Yourself Quotes

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If you are not personally free to be yourself in that most important of all human activities... the expression of love... then life itself loses its meaning. — Harvey Milk

To love someone is not first of all to do things for them,but to reveal to them their beauty and value, to say to them through our attitude: 'You are beautiful. You are important. I trust you. You can trust yourself.' — Jean Vanier

If you could only sense how important you are to the lives of those you meet; how important you can be to the people you may never even dream of. There is something of yourself that you leave at every meeting with another person. — Fred Rogers

Loving yourself quote Take a lover who looks at you like maybe you are magic.
Take a lover who looks at you like maybe you are magic.

A true soul mate is probably the most important person you'll ever meet, because they tear down your walls and smack you awake. But to live with a soul mate forever? Nah. Too painful. Soul mates, they come into your life just to reveal another layer of yourself to you, and then leave. — Elizabeth Gilbert

The moment you understand the importance of loving yourself, you will stop hurting others. — Nhat Hanh

What you think about yourself is much more important than what others think of you. — Seneca The Elder

Loving yourself quote I hope to arrive to my death, late, in love and a little drunk.
I hope to arrive to my death, late, in love and a little drunk.

One of the great dangers on the spiritual path is that the ego becomes spiritualized. The ego loves to think of itself as spiritually evolved. It is just another way that it manages to feel important and in control. It is very difficult to free yourself from an enlightened ego. — Leonard Jacobson

Understand that you, yourself, are no more than the composite picture of all your thoughts and actions. In your relationships with others, remember the basic and critically important rule: If you want to be loved, be lovable. If you want respect, set a respectable example! — Denis Waitley

Most important, in order to find real happiness, you must learn to love yourself for the totality of who you are and not just what you look like. — Portia de Rossi

Show me someone without an ego, and I'll show you a loser - having a healthy ego, or high opinion of yourself, is a real positive in life! — Donald Trump

Not Loving Yourself Quotes

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Be honest with yourself. The world is not honest with you. The world loves hypocrisy. When you are honest with yourself you find the road to inner peace. — Paramahansa Yogananda

In love, it is better to know and be disappointed, than to not know and always wonder. — Oscar Wilde

Do not allow people to dim your shine because they are blinded. Tell them to put on some sunglasses because we were born this way. — Lady Gaga

Loving yourself quote To love a person is to see all of their magic, and to remind them of it when the
To love a person is to see all of their magic, and to remind them of it when they have forgotten.

When nobody else celebrates you, learn to celebrate yourself. When nobody else compliments you, then compliment yourself. It's not up to other people to keep you encouraged. It's up to you. Encouragement should come from the inside. — Joel Osteen

Instead of hating the people you think are war-makers, hate the appetites and disorder in your own soul, which are the causes of war. If you love peace, then hate injustice, hate tyranny, hate greed - but hate these things in yourself, not in another. — Thomas Merton

Your task is not to seek for love, but merely to seek and find all the barriers within yourself that you have built against it. — Rumi

Loving yourself quote The most painful thing is losing yourself in the process of loving someone too m
The most painful thing is losing yourself in the process of loving someone too much, and forgetting that you are special too.

If your compassion does not include yourself, it is incomplete. — Jack Kornfield

One of the most difficult things is not to change society - but to change yourself. — Nelson Mandela

I’d cut my soul into a million different pieces just to form a constellation to light your way home. I’d write love poems to the parts of yourself you can’t stand. I’d stand in the shadows of your heart and tell you I’m not afraid of your dark. — Andrea Gibson

If you don't love yourself, you cannot love others. You will not be able to love others. If you have no compassion for yourself then you are not able of developing compassion for others. — Dalai Lama

Healing And Loving Yourself Quotes

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Our sorrows and wounds are healed only when we touch them with compassion. — Gautama Buddha

The final and only act of healing is to accept that there is nothing wrong with you. — Robert Holden

What is your real work? Is it that which pays the bills or is it your art? I think your real work is healing. Whatever helps you become more loving in this lifetime. Whatever helps you forgive yourself, embrace yourself, meet yourself, and free yourself in this lifetime. — Tama J. Kieves

Loving yourself quote Sometimes the strongest people are the ones who love beyond all faults, cry behi
Sometimes the strongest people are the ones who love beyond all faults, cry behind closed doors and fight battles that nobody knows about.

Healing is a different type of pain. It’s the pain of becoming aware of the power of one’s strength and weakness, of one’s capacity to love or do damage to oneself and to others, and of how the most challenging person to control in life is ultimately yourself. — Caroline Myss

Healing comes from love. And loving every living thing in turn helps you love yourself. — Portia de Rossi

Love yourself and you can heal your life. — Louise Hay

Finally Loving Yourself Quotes

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To love yourself, truly love yourself, is to finally discover the essence of personal courage, self-respect, integrity, and self-esteem. These are the qualities of grace that come directly from a soul with stamina. — Caroline Myss

I've finally stopped running away from myself. Who else is there better to be? — Goldie Hawn

When Bridget [Jones] does finally get pregnant, she 's bound to mess it up, but what I tried to show is the importance of love and kindness rather than perfection, and the importance of support from friends who help you to laugh at your mistakes and pick yourself up afterwards. — Helen Fielding

Loving yourself quote Love her but leave her wild.
Love her but leave her wild.

You can know that the final show is coming up, and prepare yourself for it mentally, but when it finally occurs, it's like a dream. You stand there feeling the love the audience has for you, and you think, 'Is this really going to end? — Phil Lynott

Once you forgive yourself, the self-rejection in your mind is over. Self-acceptance begins, and the self-love will grow so strong that you will finally accept yourself just the way you are. That's the beginning of the free human. Forgiveness is the key. — Miguel Angel Ruiz

Focus On Loving Yourself Quotes

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Love is richest, most genuine, and most long lasting when you focus on being yourself and doing everything you can to make it possible for the other person to be him- or herself. — Mira Kirshenbaum

Happy Friday Night Fam! Time to free yourself from worries and stresses and focus on all of your blessings!! Spread LOVE & BE HAPPY this weekend! — Tracey Edmonds

Stay true to yourself because a lot of times women get so wrapped up in doing for a man that we forget to focus on us. A lot of times that is unattractive. They love us because we are independent and focused on the things that make us happy. Because when they see you happy, their happy! — Gabrielle Dennis

Just be loving. You also have to recognize that you need to take the focus off yourself and put it on your children to give them a proper start in life. — Benjamin Bratt

If you find yourself focusing on negative scenarios, ask us angels to transmute this fearful energy into love. — Doreen Virtue

I love being a dad, and I'm good at it. Kids teach you about life, like how not to focus on yourself so much. — Dennis Quaid

People Writing About Loving Yourself

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Read quotes by Henry David Thoreau

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More Loving Yourself Quotes

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Loving yourself quote by Stormie Omartian

One of the greatest gifts you can give your husband is your own wholeness. — Stormie Omartian

Loving yourself quote by Taylor Swift

Just be yourself, there is no one better. — Taylor Swift

Loving yourself quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson

If I have lost confidence in myself, I have the universe against me. — Ralph Waldo Emerson

Loving yourself quote by Gary Chapman

Love is something you do for someone else, not something you do for yourself. — Gary Chapman

Loving yourself quote by Taylor Swift

If you're lucky enough to be different, never change. — Taylor Swift

Loving yourself quote by Haruki Murakami

Be fearless, be brave, be bold, love yourself — Haruki Murakami

Loving yourself quote by Andrew Wyeth

Believe in yourself and believe in love. Love something. — Andrew Wyeth

Your whole appearance is a lie and it could never be true. And if you really loved yourself, then you would try and be you. — Phife Dawg

If you form the habit of taking what someone else says about a thing without checking it out for yourself, you'll find that other people will have you hating your friends and loving your enemies. — Malcolm X

Love yourself first and everything else falls into line. Your really have to love yourself to get anything done in this world. — Lucille Ball

The most painful thing is losing yourself in the process of loving someone too much, and forgetting that you are special too. — Ernest Hemingway

Never limit yourself because of others' limited imagination; never limit others because of your own limited imagination. — Mae Jemison

The world says love yourself, grab all you can, follow your heart. Jesus says deny yourself, grab your cross and follow me. — Francis Chan

Someday, somewhere - anywhere, unfailingly, you'll find yourself, and that, and only that, can be the happiest or bitterest hour of your life. — Pablo Neruda

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