Everybody is a genius. But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing that it is stupid.— Albert Einstein
Passioned Self Worth 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 alone are the judge of your worth and your goal is to discover infinite worth in yourself, no matter what anyone else thinks.
A religion that gives nothing, costs nothing, and suffers nothing, is worth nothing.
If you want to improve you self-worth, stop giving other people the calculator.
Trust yourself. Think for yourself. Act for yourself. Speak for yourself. Be yourself. Imitation is suicide.
We suffer much agony because we try to get from people what only God can give us, which is a sense of worth and value. Look to God for what you need, not to people.
Only make decisions that support your self-image, self-esteem, and self-worth.
Self worth is so vital to your happiness. If you don't feel good about you, It's hard to feel good about anything else.
Deal with yourself as a individual, worthy of respect and make everyone else deal with you the same way.
It’s at the heart of everything we struggle with in life: longing to be valuable, to be accepted, to be prized, to be worth something to somebody, to have a life that matters, and God’s saying ‘You matter! I didn’t make anyone else like you. You’re not a reprint or a lithograph. You’re a one-of-a-kind, original creation of God.
Every word, facial expression, gesture, or action on the part of a parent gives the child some message about self-worth. It is sad that so many parents don't realize what messages they are sending.
Your self-worth is determined by you. You don't have to depend on someone telling who you are.
Once a week, I like to slip into a deep existential depression where I lose all my sense of oneness and self-worth.
Self-worth comes from one thing -- thinking that you are worthy.
I think everybody's weird. We should all celebrate our individuality and not be embarrassed or ashamed of it.
Nothing destroys self-worth, self-acceptance and self-love faster than denying what you feel. Without feelings, you would not know where you are in life. Nor would you know what areas you need to work on. Honor your feelings. Allow yourself to feel them.
To be beautiful means to be yourself.
You don’t need to be accepted by others. You need to accept yourself.
Too many people overvalue what they are not and undervalue what they are.
This self-respect and sense of self-worth, the innermost armament of the soul, lies at the heart of humanness; to be deprived of it is to be dehumanized, to be cleaved from, and cast below, mankind.
I don't want to see anyone. I lie in the bedroom with the curtains drawn and nothingness washing over me like a sluggish wave. Whatever is happening to me is my own fault. I have done something wrong, something so huge I can't even see it, something that's drowning me. I am inadequate and stupid, without worth. I might as well be dead.
You were not born a winner, and you were not born a loser. You are what you make yourself be.
Not one ounce of my self worth depends on your acceptance of me.
The one self-knowledge worth having is to know one's own mind.
Think highly of yourself because the world takes you at your own estimate.
The fight for justice against corruption is never easy.
It never has been and never will be. It exacts a toll on our self, our families, our friends, and especially our children. In the end, I believe, as in my case, the price we pay is well worth holding on to our dignity.
Giving encouragement to others is a most welcome gift, for the results of it are lifted spirits, increased self-worth, and a hopeful future.
The one self- knowledge worth having is to know one's own mind.
For anything worth having one must pay the price;
and the price is always work, patience, love, self-sacrifice -- no paper currency, no promises to pay, but the gold of real service.
The true worth of a man is to be measured by the objects he pursues.
Every achiever that I have ever met says, 'My life turned around when I began to believe in me'.
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.
L'Oreal's slogan 'because you're worth it' has come to epitomise banal narcissism of early 21st century capitalism; easy indulgence and effortless self-love all available at a flick of the credit card.
I hope I epitomize the American dream.
For I came against long odds, from the ghetto to the very top of my profession. I was not immediately good at basketball. It did not come easy. It came as the result of a lot of hard work and self-sacrifice. The rewards, where they worth it? One thousand times over.
We cannot think of being acceptable to others until we have first proven acceptable to ourselves.
True abundance isn't based on our net worth, it's based on our self-worth.
Inaction breeds doubt and fear. Action breeds confidence and courage.
Self-love, my liege, is not so vile a sin, as self-neglecting.
Long-distance runners have to be very strange people.
You have to really want to do it. You don't have to win or beat someone, you just have to get through the thing. That's the sense of victory. The sense of self-worth.