Before you diagnose yourself with depression or low self-esteem, first make sure that you are not, in fact, just surrounded by assholes.— Sigmund Freud
Informative Low Esteem quotations
Before you diagnose yourself with depression or low self-esteem, first make sure that you are not, in fact, just surrounded by assholes.
Many of us harbor hidden low self-esteem.
We deem everything and everyone more important that ourselves and think that meeting their needs is more important than meeting our own. But if you run out of gas, everyone riding with you will be left stranded.
Ladies love outlaws, like babies love stray dogs.
Ladies touch babies like a banker touches gold, outlaws touch ladies somewhere deep down in their soul.
When we believe that we ought to be satisfied, rather than God glorified, we set God below ourselves, imagine that He should submit His own honor to our advantage; we make ourselves more glorious than God, as though we were not made for Him, but He made for us; this is to have a very low esteem of the majesty of God.
I have low self-esteem and I always have.
Guys always cheated on me with women who were European-looking. You know, the long-hair type. Really beautiful women that left me thinking, 'How I can I compete with that?' Being a regular black girl wasn't good enough.
A Mother who radiates self-love and self-acceptance actually VACCINATES her daughter against low self-esteem.
It's always at the back of my mind that acting might come to an end for me when Harry Potter finishes. I don't know if I'm good enough to have a long career. I've got a bit of an inferiority complex about my acting. My self-esteem is quite low in that sense.
Consistent failure to attain goals throughout life results in defeatism, low self-esteem or depression.
When I was a teenager, my self esteem was really low.
But when I stood next to Yunho and his crooked teeth, I felt better.
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.
Every chance you get you seem to hurt me more and more, but each hurt makes my love stronger than before.
I refuse to follow the rules where society tries to control people with low self esteem.
Too many young girls have eating disorders due to low self-esteem and distorted body image. I think it's so important for girls to love themselves and to treat their bodies respectfully.
Poverty is about low, self-esteem and a lack of role models and opportunities.
Without money, people resort to de-dignifying activities in order to support themselves. We free people through education and entrepreneurship. Freedom is self-determination, and you can't self-determine without understanding money and capitalism.
No matter how fast I run, I can't get away from me.
You know, I'll always be your slave 'til I'm buried, buried in my grave.
Low self-esteem is like driving through life with your hand-break on.
Everyone is walking around with these self doubts, so there's something reassuring about that. And self-doubt in one or a few areas doesn't mean that you have generally low self-esteem. And you have the power to get yourself out of feeling that way.
If you won't leave me, I'll find someone who will.
I think fashion is repulsive. The whole idea that someone else can make clothing that is supposed to be in style and make other people look good is ridiculous. It sickens me to think that there is an industry that plays to the low self-esteem of the general public. I would like the fashion industry to collapse.
You can knock me down, step on my face, slander my name all over the place.
Do anything that you want to do, but uh-oh, honey, lay off of my shoes.
You're a no good heartbreaker, you're a liar, and you're a cheat.
I don't know why I let you do these things to me.
Oh, God, I struggle with low self-esteem all the time! I think everyone does.
I have so much wrong with me, it's unbelievable!
Dreams were all they gave for free to ugly duckling girls like me.
And she's feeling like her worth is between her legs.
Women with low self-esteem love bad boys.
Women who have work to do love bad boys. Women who love themselves love good men.
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.
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.
When I get the strength to leave, you always tell me that you need me.
And I'm weak cause I believe you and I'm mad because I love you. So I stop and think that maybe you could learn to appreciate me, and it all remains the same that you ain't never gonna change.
The most unambiguous sign that a person holds men in low esteem is this, that he either acknowledges them merely as means to his ends or does not acknowledge them at all.
Good! Hang in there! It's normal! [Low self-esteem] Often it's a sign of intelligence (but don't let that go to your head haha)
I don't take compliments very easily.
I think most musicians suffer from low self-esteem to some extent.
Bragging is often merely a ladder we build for ourselves out of words when we are afraid we are not tall enough in the eyes of the world. It is an unwitting confession to low self-esteem.
Look around and you will see this world is full of creeps like me.