Talent is God given. Be humble. Fame is man-given. Be grateful. Conceit is self-given. Be careful.— John Wooden
Unique Self Care quotations
Maturity is learning to walk away from people and situation that threaten your peace of mind, self respect, values, morals and self worth.
The natural healing force within each one of us is the greatest force in getting well.
Facials are my biggest beauty indulgence.
Looking good is about having a good base. It's about taking care of your skin.
We are what we believe we are.
Choose your self-presentations carefully, for what starts out as a mask may become your face.
Caring for myself is not self-indulgence, it is self-preservation, and that is an act of political warfare.
I used to care about how I looked. Now I don’t care as much. Maybe it’s because I’m so handsome.
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 heart is sacred land. Don't let just anything enter it. Guard it with your life.
If friends disappoint you over and over, that's in large part your own fault.
Once someone has shown a tendency to be self-centered, you need to recognize that and take care of yourself; people aren't going to change simply because you want them to.
If your compassion does not include yourself, it is incomplete.
Ask yourself if what you're doing today is getting you closer to where you want to be tomorrow.
Even after the Truth has been realised, there remains that strong, obstinate impression that one is still an ego - the agent and experiencer. This has to be carefully removed by living in a state of constant identification with the supreme non-dual Self. Full Awakening is the eventual ceasing of all the mental impressions of being an ego.
God can take better care of you than you could ever take of yourself.
He could open doors for you that you could never open. He can close doors that will keep you out of trouble. God can give you favor everywhere that you go.
The body says what words cannot.
Before you diagnose yourself with depression or low self-esteem, first make sure you are not, in fact, surrounded by assholes.
Don't waste your energy trying to educate or change opinions.
.. Do your thing and don't care if they like it.
Often a healing takes place in ourselves as we pray for the healing of others.
In a world where everything revolves around yourself-protec t yourself, promote yourself, comfort yourself, and take care of yourself-Jesus says, 'Crucify yourself. Put aside all self-preservati on in order to live for God's glorification, no matter what that means for you in the culture around you.'
I lost myself trying to please everyone else. Now I'm losing everyone while I'm finding myself.
When you recover or discover something that nourishes your soul and brings joy, care enough about yourself to make room for it in your life.
Self-care is never a selfish act - it is only good stewardship of the only gift I have, the gift I was put on earth to offer others.
Knowing how to be solitary is central to the art of loving.
When we can be alone, we can be with others without using them as a means of escape.
Be careful with your words, once they are said, they can be only forgiven, not forgotten.
Be very careful what you say to yourself because someone very important is listening . . . YOU!
Your outer world is a reflection of your inner world.
Because the relationship between self and world is reciprocal, it is not a matter of first getting enlightened or saved and then acting. As we work to heal the Earth, the Earth heals us. No need to wait. As we care enough to take risks, we loosen the grip of ego and begin to come home to our true nature.
If you want to improve you self-worth, stop giving other people the calculator.
Dive into your heart center. Sit in the silence. Desire self-realization with all your heart, with all your mind, and all your soul. Everything will take care of itself.
If I abuse myself daily, who can I love?
Don’t sacrifice yourself too much, because if you sacrifice too much there’s nothing else you can give and nobody will care for you.
Knowing others is intelligence, knowing yourself is true wisdom.
Self-love means caring for ourselves enough to forgive people in our past so that the wounds can no longer damage us - for our wounds do not hurt the people who hurt us, they hurt only us.
Confidence is not based on you having all the resources needed to take care of yourself; confidence is based upon the truth that God is faithful.
Invent your world. Surround yourself with people, color, sounds, and work that nourish you.
Your worst enemy cannot harm you as much as your own unguarded thoughts.
I have come to believe that caring for myself is not self-indulgent.
Caring for myself is an act of survival.
Write about what you know and care deeply about.
When one puts one's self on paper - that is what is called good writing.
In dealing with those who are undergoing great suffering, if you feel "burnout" setting in, if you feel demoralized and exhausted, it is best, for the sake of everyone, to withdraw and restore yourself. The point is to have a long-term perspective.
Who you become is infinitely more important than what you do, or what you have.
Self-love, my liege, is not so vile a sin, as self-neglecting.
Self-care is not selfish. You cannot serve from an empty vessel.
In our relationships we need to uphold that aspect of the person which is the real person and the soul beyond their own self-doubt.
I always hated when my scars started to fade, because as long as I could still see them, I knew why I was hurting.
Once you have made a careful decision based on facts, go into action.
Don't stop to reconsider. Don't begin to hesitate, worry, and retrace your steps. Don't lose yourself in self-doubting which begets other doubts. Don't keep looking back over your shoulder.