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800 Empowering Self-Love Quotes: Celebrate Who You Are

1. “How to ‘Self-Love’: workout. eat healthy. practice virtues. defend values. seek challenges. speak the truth. accept responsibility. Self-love is earned not wished.” – Carlos Del Valle


2. “When you’re feeling overwhelmed or your body is giving you signs that you’re overdoing it. : stop. breathe. and remember one thing: everything can wait. Fall in love with you. Love. support. validate. and nourish a relationship with yourself.”


3. Love yourself instead of abusing yourself. — Karolina Kurkova


4. “To know yourself as the Being underneath the thinker. the stillness underneath the mental noise. the love and joy underneath the pain. is freedom. salvation. enlightenment.” – Eckhart Tolle


5. When you do something you love, you have a passion for it. It comes naturally. Staying true to yourself and doing what you love keeps you going...everything else falls into place.


6. “This is your reminder to treat yourself. even on hard days. like you would treat the love of your life. Do not fall into the zone of treating yourself like an enemy. Treat yourself like a person who has been through some things. and deserves care. joy & acknowledgment.”


7. “If you don’t love yourself. you won’t be happy with yourself. If you can’t love yourself. you can’t love anyone else. You can’t give the love you do not have. You can’t make anyone love you without loving yourself first.” – Kemi Sogunl


8. “Self Love is the Key to Life”


9. “Unconditional self-love is all that really matters in life. It’s where real life begins.” – Anonymous


10. “If you can learn to love yourself and all the flaws. you can love other people so much better. And that makes you so happy.” – Kristin Chenoweth


11. “You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection.”—Buddha


12. “It took me a long time to love myself, years actually. With that being said, you either like me or you don’t. I have no time to try and convince anyone to value all that I am.” – Daniel Franzese


13. I am a feminist, and what that means to me is much the same as the meaning of the fact that I am Black: it means that I must undertake to love myself and to respect myself as though my very life depends upon self-love and self-respect. – June Jordan


14. You can’t find a chance of loving yourself if you’re always criticizing yourself. Self-criticism and self-love can’t live in the same house.


15. “To love oneself is the beginning of a life-long romance” – Oscar Wilde


16. I love myself when I am laughing. . . and then again when I am looking mean and impressive. - Zora Neale Hurston, Their Eyes Were Watching God


17. “Put yourself first. Self-love is not selfish at all. It means that you’re taking care of yourself, and like my mom reinforced to me, to make sure that I was safe and that I was healthy.” – Laurie Hernandez


18. “Talk to yourself like someone you love.” – Brené Brown


19. “Whatever you are doing. love yourself for doing it. Whatever you are feeling. love yourself for feeling it.” – Thaddeus Golas


20. You can't really love someone else unless you really love yourself first.


21. Talk to yourself like you would to someone you love


22. Fall in love with taking care of yourself. Mind. Body. Spirit.


23. “Even when it seems that there is no one else. always remember there’s one person who never ceased to love you – yourself.” – Sanhita Baruah


24. “How you love yourself is how you teach others to love you.” – Rupi Kaur


25. “One way to feel good about yourself is to love yourself. to take care of yourself.” – Goldie Hawn


26. Self-love seems so often unrequited. — Anthony Powell


27. “Be vulnerable. Let yourself be deeply seen, love with your whole heart, practice gratitude and joy… be able to say ‘I am thankful to feel this vulnerable because it means I am alive,’ and believe ‘I am enough.’ You are worthy of love and belonging.” – Brené Brown


28. “I must add. too. that the only purpose of the book is to solve the intellectual problem raised by suffering; for the far higher task of teaching fortitude and patience I was never fool enough to suppose myself qualified. nor have I anything to offer my readers except my conviction that when pain is to be borne. a little courage helps more than much knowledge. a little human sympathy more than much courage. and the least tincture of the love of God more than all. ”


29. “Be kind to yourself as you proceed along this journey. This kindness. in itself. is a means of awakening the spark of love within you and helping others to discover that spark within themselves.” – Tsoknyi Rinpoche


30. “Pride in a man is confused with dignity; in a woman. with self-love.” — Jose Bergamin


31. “Don’t ever allow yourself to forget how incredibly special you are. even for a single second. Without you. the world would not be as magnificent. Let yourself remember to love again. starting with you loving you.”


32. “There is overwhelming evidence that the higher the level of self-esteem. the more likely one will treat others with respect. kindness. and generosity. People who do not experience self-love have little or no capacity to love others.” – Nathaniel Branden


33. “If you must love your neighbor as yourself, it is at least as fair to love yourself as your neighbor.” – Nicholas de Chamfort


34. ”If you don’t love yourself. nobody will. Not only that. you won’t be good at loving anyone else. Loving starts with the self.” – Wayne Dyer


35. “To love yourself is to understand you don’t need to be perfect to be good.” – Unknown


36. Who will you love if not yourself? … You will not love anyone or anything until those eyes in the mirror soften up and embrace the beauty that is already within. — Vironika Tugaleva


37. “If you are happy. you can give happiness. If you don't love yourself and if you are unhappy with yourself. you can't give anything else but that.” - Gisele Bündchen


38. “Talk to yourself like you would someone you love.”


39. Self-love for ever creeps out, like a snake, to sting anything which happens to stumble upon it. – Lord Byron


40. “Love yourself like you’re the only you there is” – Jen Sincero; You Are a Badass


41. “Fall in love with taking care of yourself. Mind. Body. Spirit.”


42. “To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance.”—Oscar Wilde


43. “Live life. Be brave. Believe in yourself. Be kind to others. Smile daily. Love as much as possible. and always remember. you are enough.”


44. “We have too many people claiming to be selfless but their love chokes everyone around them. How can you love people when you have not tested what you are offering on yourself.”


45. “To love at all is to be vulnerable. Love anything and your heart will be wrung and possibly broken. If you want to make sure of keeping it intact you must give it to no one. not even an animal. Wrap it carefully round with hobbies and little luxuries; avoid all entanglements. Lock it up safe in the casket or coffin of your selfishness. But in that casket. safe. dark. motionless. airless. it will change. It will not be broken; it will become unbreakable. impenetrable. irredeemable. To love is to be vulnerable.” — C.S. Lewis


46. “Falling in love with yourself first doesn’t make you vain or selfish – it makes you indestructible.”


47. “I will love myself despite the ease with which I lean towards the opposite.”


48. “How you love yourself is how you teach others to love you.” ― Rupi Kaur


49. To fall in love with yourself is the first secret to happiness


50. “Love yourself. Enough to take the actions required for your happiness. Enough to cut yourself loose from the drama-filled past… Enough to move on.” – Steve Maraboli


51. “As I began to love myself I found that anguish and emotional suffering are only warning signs that I was living against my own truth. Today. I know. this is authenticity.” – Charlie Chaplin. ‘As I Began To Love Myself’


52. “To love oneself is the beginning of a life-long romance.” – Oscar Wilde


53. “Self-love is an ocean and your heart is a vessel. Make it full. and any excess will spill over into the lives of the people you hold dear. But you must come first.” – Beau Taplin


54. Consult your friend on all things, especially on those which respect yourself. His counsel may then be useful where your own self-love might impair your judgment. – Lucius Annaeus Seneca


55. “I am a recovering narcissist. I thought narcissism was about self-love till someone told me there is a flip side to it. It is actually drearier than self-love; it is unrequited self-love.” – Emily Levine


56. “You yourself. as much as anybody in the entire universe. deserve your love and affection.”


57. Be fearless, be brave, be bold, love yourself.


58. “It’s all about falling in love with yourself and sharing that love with someone who appreciates you, rather than looking for love to compensate for a self love deficit.” – Earth Kitt


59. “Self-love is a process of embracing, releasing, and becoming” – Che Amour


60. “When I loved myself enough, I began leaving whatever wasn’t healthy. This meant people, jobs, my own beliefs, and habits—anything that kept me small. My judgment called it disloyal. Now I see it as self-loving.” – Kim McMillen


61. “Just love yourself and watch how life will blossom.” – Alexandra Stoddard


62. “To love oneself is the beginning of a life-long romance.”


63. To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance. -Oscar Wilde


64. “If you ever want to love someone. love yourself unconditionally first.” – Debasish Mridha


65. “I had to grow to love my body. I did not have a good self-image at first. Finally it occurred to me. I’m either going to love me or hate me. And I chose to love myself.”


66. Love yourself enough to set boundaries. Your time and energy are precious. You get to choose how you use it. You teach people how to treat you by deciding what you will and won’t accept. — Anna Taylor


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


68. When you adopt the viewpoint that there is nothing that exists that is not part of you, that there is no one who exists who is not part of you, that any judgment you make is self-judgment, that any criticism you level is self-criticism, you will wisely extend to yourself an unconditional love that will be the light of the world. – Harry Palmer


69. “Whatever you are doing. love yourself for doing it. Whatever you are feeling. love yourself for feeling i.” – Thaddeus Golas


70. “A flower doesn’t expect love. She is happy with herself. If she gets love. she celebrates.”


71. “Maybe I made a mistake yesterday. but yesterday’s me is still me. I am who I am today. with all my faults. Tomorrow I might be a tiny bit wiser. and that’s me. too. These faults and mistakes are what I am. making up the brightest stars in the constellation of my life. I have come to love myself for who I was. who I am. and who I hope to become.”


72. “Self love is the seed from which inner peace, fulfilment and appreciation blossoms” – Rasheed Ogunlaru


73. “Love yourself and love those around you. Take care of yourself and take care of those around you. Lead by example. Give love. Be a part of everything that is great in the world. and in turn there is more love and greatness in the world! Change the world!” – Jeffrey I. Moore


74. “Accept yourself. love yourself. and keep moving forward. If you want to fly. you have to give up what weighs you down.” – Roy T. Bennett


75. “Love yourself from within.” – ATGW


76. “Self love is self-care. self-awareness. self-respect and self esteem.”


77. The moment you see how important it is to love yourself, you will stop making others suffer.


78. Be gentle with yourself, learn to love yourself, to forgive yourself, for only as we have the right attitude toward ourselves can we have the right attitude toward others. — Wilfred Peterson


79. “You yourself. as much as anybody in the entire universe. deserve your love and affection.”—Buddha


80. “When you practice self-love and self-care, you give yourself the opportunity to be happy. And when you are happy, you become a better friend, a better lover, a better family member, and a better you” – Angel Chernoff and Marc Chernoff; Getting Back to Happy


81. “Don’t let fear or insecurity stop you from trying new things. Believe in yourself. Do what you love. And most importantly. be kind to others. even if you don’t like them.”


82. You know you’re in self-love when you see your reflection, and it makes you smile. Why don’t you do that more often?


83. I think self-love isn’t some destination you get to and you are then incapable of feeling those feelings, but a journey in which you adapt your experiences to make for a happier life. – Paloma Elsesser


84. I love myself for I am a beloved child of the universe and the universe lovingly takes care of me now. —Louise Hay


85. “It’s all about falling in love with yourself and sharing that love with someone who appreciates you. rather than looking for love to compensate for a self-love deficit.” – Eartha Kitt


86. The lawgiver ought to be gentle, lenient and humane. The lawgiver ought to be a skilled architect who raises his building on the foundation of self-love, and the interest of all ought to be the product of the interests of each. – Cesare Beccaria


87. “You yourself. as much as anybody in the entire universe. deserve your love and affection.” – Buddha


88. “Be kind to yourself as you proceed along this journey. This kindness. in itself. is a means of awakening the spark of love within you and helping others to discover that spark within themselves.” — Tsoknyi Rinpoche


89. “I am not looking to escape my darkness. I’m learning to love myself there.”


90. “Self love is not narcissism.”


91. “To love at all is to be vulnerable. Love anything and your heart will be wrung and possibly broken. If you want to make sure of keeping it intact you must give it to no one. not even an animal. Wrap it carefully round with hobbies and little luxuries; avoid all entanglements. Lock it up safe in the casket or coffin of your selfishness. But in that casket. safe. dark. motionless. airless. it will change. It will not be broken; it will become unbreakable. impenetrable. irredeemable. To love is to be vulnerable.”


92. “Revolution might sound a little dramatic. but in this world. choosing authenticity and worthiness is an absolute act of resistance. Choosing to live and love with our whole hearts is an act of defiance. You’re going to confuse. piss off. and terrify lots of people - including yourself. One minute you’ll pray that the transformation stops. and the next minute you’ll pray that it never ends. You’ll also wonder how you can feel so brave and so afraid at the same time. At least that’s how I feel most of the time...brave. afraid. and very. very alive.”


93. Self-love is really a foundation for everything, and however, you practice or express that is so, so important. – Solange Knowles


94. “If you don’t love yourself, nobody will. Not only that, you won’t be good at loving anyone else. Loving starts with the self” – Wayne Dyer


95. Loving our hair and accepting others’ is a simple but powerful way to encourage self-love and bring people together while celebrating our uniqueness. – Carolyn Aronson


96. “Demonstrate love by giving it, unconditionally, to yourself. And as you do, you will attract others into your life who will love you without conditions.” – Anonymous


97. Self-love has very little to do with how you feel about your outer self. It’s about accepting all of yourself. – Tyra Banks


98. Self-love is the greatest medicine.


99. “Love yourself more, you’ll never regret it.” – Ann Marie Molina


100. “No other love, no matter how genuine it is, can fulfill one’s heart better than unconditional self-love.” – Edmond Mbiaka


101. “How you love yourself is how you teach others to love you.” - Rupi Kaur, Milk and Honey


102. “You really have to love yourself to get anything in this world done.” — Lucille Ball


103. “Talk to yourself like you would to someone you love.” –Brené Brown


104. 1 – To love oneself is the beginning of a life-long romance


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


106. “Healthy self-love means being gentle with the soul within you. To love oneself is the purest, bravest thing. Anybody in the entire world can experience self-love. Just do the simple acts of love for yourself, and then your authentic self begins.” – Anonymous


107. “Self love is an ocean and your heart is a vessel. Make it full. and any excess will spill over into the lives of the people you hold dear. But you must come first.” – Beau Taplin


108. “Our first and last love is self-love.” – Christian Nestell Bovee


109. “Be authentic, true to yourself, genuine. Question what you really love along the way. There are so many voices out there. And you can lose yourself.” Dion DiMucci


110. “Beauty is when you can appreciate yourself. When you love yourself. that's when you're most beautiful.” – Zoe Kravitz


111. Dear Self: It’s a shame how hard you are on yourself. You treat others with more love than you treat you. You deserve to be celebrated too. – Reyna Biddy


112. “I have a lot of confidence in myself. and I love that challenge as well. I love going to every competition as the favorite. It’s something I relish.” ~ Katie Taylor


113. Love yourself first and everything else falls into line


114. “To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance.” —Oscar Wilde, writer


115. “I never loved another person the way I loved myself.”


116. “Self-love is the source of all other loves” – Pierre Corneille


117. “When you adopt the viewpoint that there is nothing that exists that is not part of you, that there is no one who exists who is not part of you, that any judgment you make is self-judgment, that any criticism you level is self-criticism, you will wisely extend to yourself an unconditional love that will be the light of the world.” – Harry Palmer


118. “Let yourself be drawn by the stronger pull of that which you truly love.” – Rumi


119. “Self-love has very little to do with how you feel about your outer self. It's about accepting all of yourself.” - Tyra Banks, source unknown


120. “When you love yourself endlessly. you will find that the whole world loves you too.”


121. Self-love is investing time and resources to educate and grow yourself. Give yourself the gift of knowledge.


122. “Dress yourself in such a way that it shows that you love yourself.”


123. “It is only when you have mastered the art of loving yourself that you can truly love others. It is only when you have opened your own heart that you can touch the heart of others.” – Robin Sharma


124. “You say you need to love others. but do you love yourself” – Bangambiki Habyarimana


125. “Your spirit needs self-love like the body needs oxygen” – Pamela Cummins


126. “I love my body, and I would never change anything about it. I’m not asking you to like my body. I’m just asking you to let me be me.” - Serena Williams, Self magazine


127. “Self-love is an ocean, and your heart is a vessel. Make it full, and any excess will spill over into the lives of the people you hold dear. But you must come first.” – Beau Taplin


128. “You become the best version of yourself when you know the value of self-love.” – Nitin Namdeo


129. “Permit yourself to change your mind when something is no longer working for you.” – Nedra Glover Tawwab


130. Everything worth having costs something, and the price of true love is self-knowledge. —Multiple Sources


131. “Key is being open to loving ourselves.Once we do that, life casually takes care of the next steps” – Kamal Ravikant; Love Yourself Like Your Life Depends on It


132. “Talk to yourself like you would to someone you love.”


133. Demonstrate love by giving it, unconditionally, to yourself. And as you do, you will attract others into your life who will love you without conditions.


134. “Courage is the hallmark of spirituality. Courage comes when you love yourself for who you are.”


135. “As I began to love myself, I found that anguish and emotional suffering are only warning signs that I was living against my own truth. Today, I know, this is authenticity.” – Charlie Chaplin


136. “When people appear to be something other than good and decent. it is only because they are reacting to stress. pain. or the deprivation of basic human needs such as security. love. and self-esteem.” – Abraham Maslow


137. “People with high self-esteem know they are loved and lovable. They don’t need a guy to remind them every day.”


138. “Self-love, is not so vile a sin as self-neglecting.” – William Shakespeare


139. “Document the moments you feel most in love with yourself - what you’re wearing. who you’re around. what you’re doing. Recreate and repeat.”


140. “Love yourself first, because that’s who you’ll be spending the rest of your life with.” – Unknown


141. “Love yourself first and everything falls into line. You really have to love yourself to get anything done in this world.” – Lucille Ball


142. “I think everyone who has a body experiences self-image. It’s why diets don’t work. You can change your clothes. you can do your hair. but until you really learn to love yourself and come to that place within yourself where you’re whole and complete – no matter what size or shape your body is – then that reflection in the mirror will never be clear.” – Ricki Lake


143. Christ tears away the wall of partition, the self-love, the dividing prejudice of nationality, and teaches a love for all the human family. – Ellen G. White


144. The deeper you love yourself, the more the universe will affirm your worth. Then you can enjoy a lifelong love affair that brings you the richest fulfillment from inside out. - Alan Cohen.


145. “Self-love has very little to do with how you feel about your outer self. It’s about accepting all of yourself.” – Tyra Banks


146. “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


147. “When you adopt the viewpoint that there is nothing that exists that is not part of you. that there is no one who exists who is not part of you. that any judgment you make is self-judgment. that any criticism you level is self-criticism. you will wisely extend to yourself an unconditional love that will be the light of the world.”


148. “Eat like you love yourself. Move like you love yourself. Speak like you love yourself. Act like you love yourself. Love yourself.” – Anonymous


149. “Love does not bury you to make others centre-stage of your life. rather it teaches you to command the ship. save yourself before saving others.”


150. “How many of you want more love. intimacy. joy. in your lives? You can’t have that. if you don’t let yourself be seen. How can you let yourself be loved if you can’t be seen?”


151. “Until you value yourself, you won’t value your time. Until you value your time, you will not do anything with it.” - M. Scott Peck, The Road Less Traveled: A New Psychology of Love, Traditional Values and Spiritual Growth


152. “A person learns how to love himself through the simple acts of loving and being loved by someone else.”—Haruki Murakami, 1Q84.


153. L’Oreal’s slogan ‘because you’re worth it’ has come to epitomize banal narcissism of early 21st century capitalism; easy indulgence and effortless self-love all available at a flick of the credit card. – Geoff Mulgan


154. “Our first and last love is self-love” – Christian Nestell Bovee


155. “Self-love seems so often unrequited.” – Anthony Powell


156. “Let yourself be drawn by the stronger pull of that which you truly love.”– Jalaluddin Rumi #qoutes #quotestoliveby #qotd


157. “The sense of self. of being. that ability to look at one’s self and accept all that you see. that is called self love and it’s the state every human must aspire to attain.”


158. “Don’t surrender all your joy for an idea you used to have about yourself that isn’t true anymore.” — Cheryl Strayed. “Tiny Beautiful Things: Advice on Love and Life from Dear Sugar”


159. “Beauty is when you can appreciate yourself. When you love yourself. that’s when you’re most beautiful.” – Zoe Kravitz


160. “When I was around 18. I looked in the mirror and said. ‘You’re either going to love yourself or hate yourself.’ And I decided to love myself. That changed a lot of things.”’


161. “Tell yourself how wonderful you are, how great you are. Tell yourself how much you love yourself.” – Don Miguel Ruiz


162. “Courage is the hallmark of spirituality. Courage comes when you love yourself for who you are.” – Amit Ray


163. It’s all about falling in love with yourself and sharing that love with someone who appreciates you, rather than looking for love to compensate for a self-love deficit


164. “A person learns how to love himself through the simple acts of loving and being loved by someone else.” – Haruki Murakami


165. “Document the moments you feel most in love with yourself – what you’re wearing. who you’re around. what you’re doing. Recreate and repeat.”


166. “Falling in love with yourself first doesn’t make you vain or selfish. It makes you indestructible.” – Unknown


167. “People who love themselves come across as very loving, generous and kind; they express their self-confidence through humility, forgiveness and inclusiveness.” - Sanaya Roman, Living with Joy: Keys to Personal Power and Spiritual Transformation


168. “Dare to love yourself as if you were a rainbow with gold at both ends.” – Aberjhani


169. “It is not love that should be depicted as blind. but self-love.” — Voltaire


170. “To fall in love with yourself is the first secret to happiness.” – Robert Morley


171. “Love yourself unconditionally. just as you love those who treat you like shit.” – Unknown


172. Love yourself for who you are, and trust me, if you are happy within, you are the most beautiful person, and your smile is your best asset


173. Self-love is not selfish love. You can love yourself while also loving others. It’s not a zero-sum game.


174. “You yourself. as much as anybody in the entire universe. deserve your love and affection.”– Buddha


175. “If you can’t love yourself, how in the hell you gonna love somebody else?” – RuPaul


176. Believe in yourself, listen to your gut, and do what you love. - Dylan Lauren


177. Document the moments you feel most in love with yourself – what you’re wearing, who you’re around, what you’re doing. Recreate and repeat. – Warsan Shire


178. “Fall in love with taking care of yourself. Fall in love with the path of deep healing. Fall in love with becoming the best version of yourself but with patience, with compassion, and respect to your own journey.” – S. McNutt


179. “Your self-worth grows when you fight for something you love.”


180. “If you don’t love yourself. how in the hell you gonna love somebody else?” – RuPaul


181. “Talk to yourself like you would to someone you love.”– Brené Brown. American author


182. “To love yourself is an act of love for the world” – Vironika Tugaleva


183. “Talk to yourself like someone you love. ” is one of my favorite be kind to yourself quotes. You wouldn’t tell someone you love how disappointed you are in them on a daily basis would you? Of course not. So don’t talk to yourself that way. Talk to yourself with kindness. love. and self-acceptance.


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


185. “how you love yourself is / how you teach others / to love you.” — Rupi Kaur. “Milk and Honey”


186. “The strongest actions for a woman is to love herself, be herself, and shine amongst those who never believed she could.” — Author Unknown


187. We can climb mountains with self-love. – Samira Wiley


188. If you have the ability to love, love yourself first.


189. “Total self-love and acceptance is the only foundation for happiness and the love of others.”


190. “Love yourself first and everything else falls into line. You really have to love yourself to get anything done in this world” – Lucille Ball


191. Eat like you love yourself. Move like you love yourself. Speak like you love yourself. Act like your love yourself. Love yourself.


192. You need to love yourself. Love yourself so much to the point that your energy and aura rejects anyone who doesn’t know your worth. - Billy Chapata.


193. “Don’t let others box you into their idea of what they think you should be. A confined identity is a miserable way to exist. Be you and live free. Trust that in living true to yourself. you will attract people that support and love you. just as you are.” ― Jaeda DeWalt


194. “We can climb mountains with self-love.” — Samira Wiley


195. “Becoming acquainted with yourself is a price well worth paying for the love that will really address your needs.”– Daphne Rose Kingma


196. “Self love is the elixir of an immortal heart.” ― Amy Leigh Mercree


197. “When you adopt the viewpoint that there is nothing that exists that is not part of you. that there is no one who exists who is not part of you. that any judgment you make is self-judgment. that any criticism you level is self-criticism. you will wisely extend to yourself an unconditional love that will be the light of the world.” – Harry Palmer


198. Be yourself. . Forgive yourself. Bless yourself. Express yourself. Trust yourself. Love yourself.


199. “As I began to love myself, I found that anguish and emotional suffering are only warning signs that I was living against my own truth. Today, I know this is ‘authenticity.'” – Charlie Chaplin


200. Ever loved someone so much you would do anything for them? Yeah, well, make that someone yourself and do whatever the hell you want.


201. “Love yourself when you’re tired. Love yourself when you’re weak. Love yourself when you’re confused. Love yourself when you’re broken. Love yourself when you’re restored.” — MB


202. “There is overwhelming evidence that the higher the level of self-esteem, the more likely one will treat others with respect, kindness, and generosity. People who do not experience self-love have little or no capacity to love others.” – Nathaniel Branden


203. “Everything worth having costs something. and the price of true love is self-knowledge.”


204. “Be gentle with yourself. learn to love yourself. to forgive yourself. for only as we have the right attitude toward ourselves can we have the right attitude toward others.”- Sidney J. Harris


205. “I must learn to love the fool in me - the one who feels too much. talks too much. takes too many chances. wins sometimes and loses often. lacks self-control. loves and hates. hurts and gets hurt. promises and breaks promises. laughs and cries.”


206. “Dare to love yourself


207. “We must fall in love with yourselves. I don’t like myself. I’m crazy about myself.” – Mae West


208. “I’m not Looking to Escape my Darkness. I’m learning to love myself here”


209. “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.”


210. “You are a true success if you can trust yourself. love yourself. and be yourself.”


211. “Celebrate who you are in your deepest heart. Love yourself and the world will love you.” – Amy Leigh Mercree


212. “Beauty is when you can appreciate yourself. When you love yourself. that's when you're most beautiful.” - Zoë Kravitz


213. “When we love ourselves, we naturally shine, we are naturally beautiful” – Kamal Ravikant; Love Yourself Like Your Life Depends on It


214. “Forgive yourself your own self. You have it in your power to merge everything you have lived through- false starts, errors, delusions, passions, your loves and your hopes- into your goal, with nothing left over.” - Friedrich Nietzsche, Human, All Too Human: A Book for Free Spirits


215. Love yourself. you are the only person who is with you, your entire life.


216. Self-love, it is obvious, remains always positive and active in our natures. – Gordon W. Allport


217. As I began to love myself, my relationship with everyone changed.


218. “Whatever you are doing, love yourself for doing it. Whatever you are feeling, love yourself for feeling it.” - Thaddeus Golas, source unknown


219. “Self love is a school. it’s where you learn every inch about yourself and decide to accept you for you. it’s this schooling that prepares you to recognize true love when it appears.”


220. Encourage yourself, believe in yourself, and love yourself. Never doubt who you are. – Stephanie Lahart


221. To love yourself right now, just as you are, is to give yourself heaven. Don’t wait until you die. If you wait, you die now. If you love, you live now. — Alan Cohen


222. “Eat like you love yourself. Move like you love yourself. Speak like you love yourself. Act like you love yourself.”


223. “In the entire universe, you play such a huge role. The self-esteem and love you have for yourself is the only gift you need to give. It isn’t a selfish act to love yourself hard. Only you can love yourself to the fullest because you understand why every aspect of your life has happened. A self-love deficit isn’t what will bring you joy. The wrong mental attitude can be devastating in the world. If you have true self-esteem and high self-love, you can share that love with the world around you. To love oneself is to love the world, and a person learns that only when they show themselves the kindness they deserve.” – Anonymous


224. “Wouldn’t it be powerful if you fell in love with yourself so deeply that you would do just about anything if you knew it would make you happy? This is precisely how much life loves you and wants you to nurture yourself. The deeper you love yourself, the more the universe will affirm your worth. Then you can enjoy a lifelong love affair that brings you the richest fulfillment from inside out.” – Alan Cohen


225. Often we are reluctant to promote self-love mostly because we confuse it with selfishness. Since we are humans, we ought to have a healthy love for ourselves; it is from this fount that love flows out to others. — Mason Olds


226. “A healthy self-love means we have no compulsion to justify to ourselves or others why we take vacations, why we sleep late, why we buy new shoes, why we spoil ourselves from time to time. We feel comfortable doing things which add quality and beauty to life.” – Andrew Matthews


227. “You don’t know the best love if you don’t practice a little self-love.”


228. “Love yourself unconditionally, just as you love those closest to you despite their faults.” – Les Brown


229. People should accept being single, because those are the moments you can really focus on yourself, and learning who you are. Then when you get in a relationship, you will be stronger and have a little bit more self-awareness, self-love, and the other ingredients for a healthy relationship. – Lauren London


230. You were born with a right to be happy. Self-love is respecting and practicing that right for your happiness and well-being.


231. Love yourself. Be clear on how you want to be treated. Know your worth. Always.” — Maryam Hasnaa


232. “To love yourself right now. just as you are. is to give yourself heaven. Don’t wait until you die. If you wait. you die now. If you love. you live now.” – Alan Cohen


233. “Love yourself unconditionally. just as you love those closest to you despite their faults.” – Les Brown


234. “Falling in love with someone is not as important as falling in love with yourself because it’s that person in the mirror that would reflect love to those around you.”


235. “Be gentle with yourself, learn to love yourself, to forgive yourself, for only as we have the right attitude toward ourselves can we have the right attitude toward others.” – Wilfred Peterson


236. “Love yourself first and everything else falls into line. You really have to love yourself to get anything done in this world.” - Lucille Ball


237. Every day, at home, I have the astonishing and humbling opportunity – together with my wife Sophie – to nurture empathy, compassion, self-love, and a keen sense of justice in our three kids. – Justin Trudeau


238. “Respect yourself. love yourself. because there has never been a person like you and there never will be again.”


239. “To love yourself is to understand you don’t need to be perfect to be good.” – Anonymous


240. Self-love is so important. . At the end of the day, you’re all you’ve got.


241. Regardless of how anyone else feels about me, I am going to choose to love myself today.


242. “Love yourself. Forgive yourself. Be true to yourself. How you treat yourself sets the standard for how others will treat you.”


243. “We don't realize that, somewhere within us all, there does exist a supreme self who is eternally at peace.” - Elizabeth Gilbert, Eat, Pray, Love: One Woman's Search for Everything Across Italy, India and Indonesia


244. “Find the love you seek, by first finding the love within yourself. Learn to rest in that place within you that is your true home.” – Sri Sri Ravi Shankar


245. It is a great delusion in those whose understanding has been darkened by self-love, to think that there is any obedience in the subject who tries to draw the superior to what he wishes. – Saint Ignatius


246. “It has never been a crime to love yourself first. Neither is it a crime to love yourself more.”


247. “Only love today. Be kind to yourself.”


248. “Love yourself first, and everything else falls into line. You really have to love yourself to get anything done in this world.” – Lucille Ball


249. “It’s not selfish to love yourself. take care of yourself. and make your happiness a priority. It’s a necessity.”


250. “To love at all is to be vulnerable. Love anything and your heart will be wrung and possibly broken. If you want to make sure of keeping it intact you must give it to no one, not even an animal. Wrap it carefully round with hobbies and little luxuries; avoid all entanglements. Lock it up safe in the casket or coffin of your selfishness. But in that casket, safe, dark, motionless, airless, it will change. It will not be broken; it will become unbreakable, impenetrable, irredeemable. To love is to be vulnerable.” — C.S. Lewis


251. “Love. I will choose love. And I’m scared and shy. of everyone and everything. to make a fool of myself; to be laughed at; to not be what people would like me to be. But I will choose love because that’s the sort of person I want to be.” – Charlotte Eriksson


252. “The real difficulty in self-love is combating the inner critic who goes against our own wishes by challenging our own beliefs. You know you’re worthy of love. but the critic keeps reminding you of the past pain that you can’t let go of.”


253. “I had to grow to love my body. I did not have a good self-image at first. Finally it occurred to me. I’m either going to love me or hate me. And I chose to love myself. Then everything kind of sprung from there. Things that I thought weren’t attractive became sexy. Confidence makes you sexy.” – Queen Latifah


254. “Each time you decide not to beat yourself up you create room for another person to love you.”


255. “You are loved just for being who you are. just for existing. You don’t have to do anything to earn it. Your shortcomings. your lack of self-esteem. physical perfection. or social and economic success – none of that matters. No one can take this love away from you. and it will always be here.” – Ram Dass


256. “If you can learn to love yourself and all the flaws. you can love other people so much better. And that makes you so happy.” — Kristin Chenoweth


257. “No other love no matter how genuine it is. can fulfill one’s heart better than unconditional self-love.” – Edmond Mbiaka


258. “If you don’t love yourself. nobody will. Not only that. you won’t be good at loving anyone else. Loving starts with the self.” – Wayne Dyer


259. You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserves your love and affection


260. “To fall in love with yourself is the first secret to happiness.” — Robert Morely


261. “She never needed to be saved. She only wanted to be loved the correct way. She wasn’t looking for a hero. All she wanted was someone she could trust outside of herself.” — r.h. Sin


262. “To love oneself is the beginning of a life-long romance”


263. “If you can learn to love yourself and all the flaws, you can love other people so much better, and that makes you so happy.” – Kristin Chenoweth


264. “Be kind to your body. gentle with your mind and patient with your heart. Stay true to your spirit. cherish your soul and never doubt yourself. You are still becoming. my love. and there is no one more deserving of the nurturing grace of your love.” — Becca Lee


265. “The truth is that we don’t need everyone to like us; we need a few people to love us. Because what’s better than being roundly liked is being fully known – an impossibility both professionally and personally if you’re so busy being likable that you forget to be yourself.” —Jessica Valenti


266. You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection. – Buddha.


267. “There is one irrefutable law of the universe: We are each responsible for our own life. If you’re holding anyone else accountable for your happiness, you’re wasting your time. You must be fearless enough to give yourself the love you didn’t receive.” – Oprah Winfrey


268. “I love myself for I am a beloved child of the universe and the universe lovingly takes care of me now.” – Louise Hay


269. “Know yourself, be yourself, trust yourself, love yourself.” – Anonymous


270. “Love is a battle with yourself. Be kind and love yourself before you love anyone else.”


271. “Love yourself; you won’t regret it ever.” ―M.F. Moonzajer


272. “Connecting the dots of our lives, especially the ones we would rather erase or skip over, requires equal parts self-love and curiosity.”


273. “Self-love is such a treatment that can heal your soul.” – Nitin Namdeo


274. He fell in love with himself at first sight, and it is a passion to which he has always remained faithful.


275. “One way to feel good about yourself is to love yourself… to take care of yourself.” — Goldie Hawn


276. “Demonstrate love by giving it. unconditionally. to yourself. And as you do. you will attract others into your life who will love you without conditions.”


277. “The only cure I have ever known for fear and doubt and loneliness is an immense love of self.” – Unknown


278. “There’s a difference between being conceited. arrogant or unduly proud and actually admiring what makes you who you are. giving yourself so much love that others want to participate in loving you.”


279. “Healthy self love means being gentle with the soul within you. To love oneself is the purest. bravest thing. Anybody in the entire world can experience self love. Just do the simple acts of love for yourself. and then your authentic self begins.”


280. “I am confident because I can admit who I am. what I’ve done. and love myself for who I’ve become.”


281. “Learn to be alone without being lonely. Learn to admire your beauty without finding fault. Learn to love yourself without the love of others.”


282. All of us wish we’d had perfect childhoods, with a mother and father who modeled ideal parental attitudes and taught us to internalize the tenets of self-love. Many of us, however, did not. – Marianne Williamson


283. “Wouldn’t it be powerful if you fell in love with yourself so deeply that you would do just about anything if you knew it would make you happy? This is precisely how much life loves you and wants you to nurture yourself. The deeper you love yourself. the more the universe will affirm your worth. Then you can enjoy a lifelong love affair that brings you the richest fulfillment from inside out.” – Alan Cohen


284. Love and accept yourself without conditions.


285. “To fall in love with yourself is the first secret to happiness.” – Robert Morley | happiness in yourself quotes | funny self love quotes


286. “Sometimes, your soulmate is yourself. Sometimes, you have to be the love of your life until you discover that type of love in someone else.” – R.H. Sin


287. You carry so much love in your heart. Give some to yourself. – R.Z


288. “It’s not selfish to love yourself. take care of yourself. and to make your happiness a priority. It’s necessary.” – Kim McMillen


289. “Self-love—it doesn’t mean that everyone will treat you the way you deserve to be treated. It means that you won’t let them change the way you see yourself; nor will you stick around for them to destroy you.” — Tony A. Gaskins Jr.


290. “You are not hard to love if you can love yourself


291. “Be single and save yourself for a relationship that motivates you to become the best version of yourself. Be single until you find a love that resembles the type of love you’ve been fighting for.” — r.h. Sin


292. “Self-love is an ocean and your heart is a vessel. Make it full, and any excess will spill over into the lives of the people you hold dear. But you must come first.” – Beau Taplin


293. “To love yourself right now, just as you are, is to give yourself heaven. Don’t wait until you die. If you wait, you die now. If you love, you live now” – Alan Cohen


294. “The real difficulty in self-love is combating the inner critic who goes against our own wishes by challenging our own beliefs. You know you’re worthy of love, but the critic keeps reminding you of the past pain that you can’t let go of.” – Unknown


295. “Being different isn’t a bad thing. It means you’re brave enough to be yourself.” – Luna Lovegood


296. “Love yourself first. and you will always be in love.” – AVA


297. “In the journey of finding love I focus on having a great relationship with myself first.”


298. “You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection.” — Buddha


299. The delusions of self-love cannot be prevented, but intellectual misconceptions as to the means of achieving success may be corrected. – George Henry Lewes


300. “It is precisely because they did love themselves-- because each one’s need to maintain his own respect for himself was more important to him than his popularity with others-- because his desire to win or maintain a reputation for integrity and courage was stronger than his desire to maintain his office.”


301. “Start over. my darling. Be brave enough to find the life you want and courageous enough to chase it. Then start over and love yourself the way you were always meant to.” – Madalyn Beck


302. Love yourself and be awake - today, tomorrow, always. First establish yourself in the way, then teach others, and so defeat sorrow. - Gautama Buddha.


303. “Fall in love with taking care of yourself. Fall in love with the path of deep healing. Fall in love with becoming the best version of yourself but with patience, with compassion, and respect to your own journey.” - Sylvester McNutt, source unknown


304. “Be your own self. Love what YOU love.” ― Ray Bradbury


305. “As I began to love myself I found that anguish and emotional suffering are only warning signs that I was living against my own truth. Today. I know. this is “AUTHENTICITY”.


306. “Moving a mountain is so much easier when you are first to benefit from the move and loving yourself is what makes it easy to go extra miles for those who love you.”


307. “You must be fearless enough to give yourself the love you didn’t receive” – Oprah Winfrey; What I Know For Sure


308. “Ever loved someone so much. you would do anything for them? Yeah. well. make that someone yourself and do whatever the hell you want.” – Harvey Specter


309. “I’m constantly amazed by how easily we love ourselves above all others, yet we put more stock in the opinions of others than in our own estimation of self. How much credence we give to the opinions our peers have of us and how little to our very own!” – Marcus Aurelius


310. “You have to grow. you have to be. you have to love yourself unconditionally.”


311. Our own self-love draws a thick veil between us and our faults. – Philip Stanhope


312. “Have the courage to love yourself like you always wished someone would.” — Vironika Tugaleva


313. “Love yourself instead of abusing yourself.” – Karolina Kurkova


314. “Can you make yourself love? Can you make yourself be loved?”


315. “Find the love you seek. by first finding the love within yourself. Learn to rest in that place within you that is your true home.” — Sri Sri Ravi Shankar


316. “When I loved myself enough. I began leaving whatever wasn’t healthy. This meant people. jobs. my own beliefs and habits – anything that kept me small. My judgement called it disloyal. Now I see it as self-loving.”


317. “Don’t rely on someone else for your happiness and self-worth. Only you can be responsible for that. If you can’t love and respect yourself – no one else will be able to make that happen. Accept who you are – completely; the good and the bad – and make changes as YOU see fit – not because you think someone else wants you to be different.” – Stacey Charter


318. If we give our children sound self-love, they will be able to deal with whatever life puts before them. – Bell Hooks


319. Live life. Be brave. Believe in yourself. Be kind to others. Smile daily. Love as much as possible, and always remember, you are enough.


320. “Put your trust in compassion and self-love. Compassion for our own fear & shame opens us to others.”


321. “Your body adapts to what you eat. Your mind adapts to what you consume. Your soul adapts to what you love. What you feed yourself today is who you become tomorrow.” – James Clear


322. “Love yourself first and everything else falls into line.”


323. If you have the ability to love, love yourself first. — Charles Bukowski


324. “Self-love is a regard for one’s own well-being and happiness.”


325. “To learn to love yourself could be the hardest thing that you will ever do.”


326. “Self-love. it is obvious. remains always positive and active in our natures.” — Gordon W. Allport


327. “You can't really love someone else unless you really love yourself first.


328. “Reminder that Winnie the Pooh wore a crop top with no pants & ate his fave food & loved himself. So you can too.”


329. “Love yourself and everything else will fall into place.” – G. Brian Benson


330. You just have to be true to yourself and do what you love to do.


331. “Love yourself first. and everything else falls into line. You really have to love yourself to get anything done in this world.” – Lucille Ball


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


333. “Unconditional love is self-love only.” – Nitin Namdeo


334. “Find yourself first. like yourself first. love yourself first. and friendship and love will naturally find you.”


335. “When I loved myself enough. I began leaving whatever wasn’t healthy. This meant people. jobs. my own beliefs. and habits–anything that kept me small. My judgment called it disloyal. Now I see it as self-loving.” — Kim McMillen


336. “I am not looking to escape my darkness. I’m learning to love myself here.” – Anonymous


337. “A person learns how to love himself through the simple acts of loving and being loved by someone else.”


338. “Wouldn’t it be powerful if you fell in love with yourself so deeply that you would do just about anything if you knew it would make you happy? This is precisely how much life loves you and wants you to nurture yourself. The deeper you love yourself. the more the universe will affirm your worth. Then you can enjoy a lifelong love affair that brings you the richest fulfillment from inside out.” — Alan Cohen


339. “Find the love you seek, by first finding the love within yourself. Learn to rest in that place within you that is your true home.” – Sri Ravi Shankar


340. “Love yourself with the same intensity you would use to pull yourself up if you were hanging off a cliff with your fingers” – Kamal Ravikant; Love Yourself Like Your Life Depends on It


341. Self-love is the source of all our other loves. – Pierre Corneille


342. “You just have to be true to yourself and do what you love to do.” – Mickie James


343. “Let yourself be silently drawn by the strange pull of what you really love. It will not lead you astray.”


344. “Don't forget to tell yourself positive things daily! You must love yourself internally to glow externally.” - Hannah Bronfman


345. “Self-kindness is self-empathy. And even when I talk to myself like someone I love, and it feels weird, it works.” – Brené Brown


346. “You yourself. as much as anybody in the entire universe. deserve your love and affection.” — Sharon Salzberg


347. “Being your authentic and unapologetic self… Now that’s courage. confidence. and self-love! Never underestimate yourself… There’s great power in simply being YOU.”—Stephanie Lahart


348. Love yourself instead of abusing yourself


349. “Love yourself first and everything else falls into line. You really have to love yourself to get anything done in this world”.– Lucille Ball


350. “The fact that someone else loves you doesn’t rescue you from the project of loving yourself.”


351. “Document the moments you feel most in love with yourself—what you’re wearing, who you’re around, what you’re doing. Recreate and repeat.”- Warsan Shire, 2014 tweet


352. “A healthy self-love means we have no compulsion to justify to ourselves or others why we take vacations. why we sleep late. why we buy new shoes. why we spoil ourselves from time to time. We feel comfortable doing things which add quality and beauty to life.”


353. It is not love that should be depicted as blind, but self-love. – Voltaire


354. Accept yourself, love yourself, and keep moving forward. If you want to fly, you have to give up what weighs you down.


355. “Self love is the elixir of an immortal heart” – Amy Leigh Mercree


356. “As long as you know yourself, and you got good people around you and you passionate about what you do, that’s all that matters because, at the end of the day, you go to sleep with the people you love, you wake up with the people you love, and you spend your time with the people you love.” – Tyga


357. Well-ordered self-love is right and natural. – Thomas Aquinas


358. “Love yourself instead of abusing yourself.”


359. “If you don’t love yourself, nobody will. Not only that, you won’t be good at loving anyone else. Loving starts with the self.” – Wayne Dyer


360. “Be gentle with yourself. learn to love yourself. to forgive yourself. for only as we have the right attitude toward ourselves can we have the right attitude. toward others.”


361. “When you feel your worst is when you need to love yourself more.” – Anonymous


362. Self-love is not selfish; you cannot truly love another until you know how to love yourself.


363. “You start to live the moment you stop competing with others.” – Maxime Lagacé | self love status | quotes about love


364. To love yourself right now, just as you are, is to give yourself heaven. . If you love, you live now. – Alan Cohen


365. “When you do something you love. you have a passion for it. It comes naturally. Staying true to yourself and doing what you love keeps you going…everything else falls into place.” – Christian Louboutin


366. “At the end of the day. the only thing I ever wanted to feel was loved. So I think if I could give someone a piece of advice. it’s really learning how to be kind to yourself. In all of our ugliness and all of our brokenness and our bad choices. to really learn to nurture that part of yourself that can be your own big sister in a way.” – Sara Bareilles.


367. “Love yourself unconditionally, just as you love those closest to you despite their faults.” - Les Brown, source unknown


368. “When I was around 18. I looked in the mirror and said. ‘You’re either going to love yourself or hate yourself.’ And I decided to love myself. That changed a lot of things.” — Queen Latifah


369. “Being in love with yourself is the most beautiful thing.” – Anonymous


370. “If you have the ability to love. love yourself first.”


371. “I think there’s one other important thing I want to add about loving yourself. It’s not selfish. I think it’s important to love yourself and take care of yourself because when you can’t do that. when you hate yourself so much. you’re not really loving your kids either. There comes a point when nobody wins in this situation. You need to be equipped and ready and willing and able to provide your children with all the love and support and nurturing that they need. If you’re not getting that for yourself. how can you give it to them? So take care of yourself.”


372. “You deserve to be in spaces and relationships that make you happy; that feed your soul and help you grow. You are worthy of connections that are loving. nourishing. kind and authentic. Before you settle for anything less than. remind yourself that the places you visit and people you journey with through life should make you feel safe. loved and enough.” – Alex Elle


373. “If you don’t love yourself. nobody else is going to love you.”


374. Love yourself for who you are. You are beautiful inside and out, and nobody can take that away from you.


375. To love yourself more, you need to set yourself free from any conditions. True self-love is unconditional.


376. “Don’t change so people will like you. Be yourself and the right people will love the real you.” ―Unknown


377. You must love yourself before you love another. By accepting yourself and fully being what you are, your simple presence can make others happy. —Anonymous


378. “All the filth in your mind that tells you that you aren’t worthy or good enough is the reason why you’re not experiencing self-love in a healthy sense.” – Unknown


379. You owe yourself the love that you so freely give to other people.


380. “A self-love deficit isn’t what will bring you joy. The wrong mental attitude can be devastating in the world. If you have true self-esteem and high self-love you can share that love with the world around you. To love oneself is to love the world and a person learns that only when they show themselves the kindness they deserve.” – Unknown


381. “Love yourself more.”


382. “If you’re following your dreams. you’re doing something you love and that you believe in yourself for.” – McKayla Maroney


383. “You owe yourself the love that you so freely give to other people.”


384. “One day your love for yourself


385. “Choose, everyday, to forgive yourself. You are human, flawed, and most of all worthy of love.” – Alison Malee


386. “A lot of times. in our culture and our society. we put romantic love somehow on a higher plane than self-love and friendship love. You can’t do that. You have to honor and really fully invest in all these different loving relationships.” – Delilah


387. Self-respect, self-worth and self-love, all start with self


388. “The worst outcome in this world is not having self-esteem. If you don’t love yourself. who will?” – Naval Ravikant


389. A healthy self-love means we have no compulsion to justify to ourselves or others why we take vacations, why we sleep late, why we buy new shoes, why we spoil ourselves from time to time


390. “Every girl should learn to love their own self. regardless of anything. For only in loving yourself that you can do anything else.”


391. Be your own biggest fan. Love yourself and give yourself the things that you need.


392. “As soon as you begin to love yourself, the war within will end.” – Laura Chouette


393. “Eat like you love yourself. Move like you love yourself. Speak like you love yourself. Act like you love yourself” – Tara Stiles


394. “I had to grow to love my body. I did not have a good self-image at first. Finally, it occurred to me, I’m either going to love me or hate me. And I chose to love myself.” – Queen Latifah


395. Love of our neighbor, then, has just the same respect to, is no more distant from, self-love, than hatred of our neighbor, or than love or hatred of anything else. – Joseph Butler


396. “I had to grow to love my body. I did not have a good self-image at first. Finally it occurred to me. I’m either going to love me or hate me. And I chose to love myself. Then everything kind of sprung from there. Things that I thought weren’t attractive became sexy. Confidence makes you sexy.” –Queen Latifah


397. “You’ve got to love yourself first. You’ve got to be okay on your own before you can be okay with somebody else.” — Jennifer Lopez


398. “Accepting yourself only as long as you look a certain way isn’t self love. it’s self destruction.” – Laci Green


399. “Never doubt that you are valuable and powerful and deserving of every chance in the world to pursue your dreams.” – Hillary Clinton | quotes about love | self love status


400. “When I loved myself enough. I began leaving whatever wasn’t healthy. This meant people. jobs. my own beliefs. and habits-things I once thought were permanent parts of my life. Today. I know they’re not set in stone. This willingness to let go has made all the difference.” – Kim McMillen


401. “When you say “I love you” it means “I can offer you true peace and happiness”. Can you already offer them to yourself first?” – Thich Nhat Hanh


402. “No human being is ever going to love you more than you love yourself” – Avis J. Williams


403. “The moment you see how important it is to love yourself. you will stop making others suffer.”


404. “I’m not going to apologize for who I am and I’m going to actually love the skin that I’m in. I’m not gonna be striving for some other version of myself.” – Amy Schumer


405. What men have called friendship is only a social arrangement, a mutual adjustment of interests, an interchange of services given and received; it is, in sum, simply a business from which those involved propose to derive a steady profit for their own self-love. – Francois de La Rochefoucauld


406. “Encourage yourself. believe in yourself. and love yourself. Never doubt who you are.”


407. Self-love begins when we observe our actions and words with compassion as if we were our own best friend. — Sara M Bosworth


408. “To love yourself is to understand that you don’t need to be perfect to be good.”


409. I am a recovering narcissist. I thought narcissism was about self-love till someone told me there is a flip side to it. It is actually drearier than self-love; it is unrequited self-love. – Emily Levine


410. Love yourself enough to set boundaries. . You teach people how to treat you by deciding what you will and won’t accept. – Anna Taylor


411. “When I loved myself enough, I began leaving whatever wasn’t healthy. This meant people, jobs, my own beliefs and habits, anything that kept me small. My judgment called it disloyal. Now, I see it as self-loving.” – Kim McMillen


412. “The principle we call self-love never seeks anything external for the sake of the thing. but only as a means of happiness or good: particular affections rest in the external things themselves.” — Joseph Butler


413. “I love myself for I am a beloved child of the universe and the universe lovingly takes care of me now.” ― Louise Hay


414. “As I began to love myself. I found that anguish and emotional suffering are only warning signs that I was living my own truth. Today I know this is authenticity.” – Charlie Chaplin


415. “Love yourself. Enough to take the actions required for your happiness. Enough to cut yourself loose from the drama-filled past. Enough to set a high standard for relationships. Enough to feed your mind and body in a healthy manner. Enough to forgive yourself. Enough to move on.” – Steve Maraboli


416. “Be gentle with yourself. learn to love yourself. to forgive yourself. learn to love yourself. to forgive yourself. for only as we have the right attitude toward ourselves can we have the right attitude.”


417. “I never loved another person the way I loved myself.” – Mae West


418. The fact that someone else loves you doesn't rescue you from the project of loving yourself.


419. “You yourself, as much as anyone in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection.” – Buddha


420. “To fall in love with yourself is the first secret to happiness.” - Robert Morely, source unknown


421. “Self-love seems so often unrequited.” — Anthony Powell


422. “To accept oneself completely is to know the truest kind of self-love.” – Anonymous


423. Love yourself first and everything else will fall into place.


424. To love yourself right now, just as you are, is to give yourself heaven. Don't wait until you die. If you wait, you die now. If you love, you live now. —Alan Cohen


425. “The absence of self-love can never be replaced with the presence of people’s love for you.” – Edmond Mbiaka


426. I was born with confidence in myself and who I am. Even when I was a little kid, I felt that, and I carried it all through my years. I’m 26 now, and I’m still that person. I think every woman needs to have that self-love. – Ricki-Lee Coulter


427. “Talk to yourself like you would to someone you love.” – Brené Brown


428. Love yourself enough to set boundaries. Your time and energy are precious. You get to choose how you use it. You teach people how to treat you by deciding what you will and won't accept.


429. “Learning to love yourself is like learning to walk—essential, life-changing, and the only way to stand tall” – Vironika Tugaleva


430. “Your job is purely to love yourself. Truly and deeply. Feel it. Again and again. Make it your single-minded focus” – Kamal Ravikant; Love Yourself Like Your Life Depends on It


431. “To take the risk of loving. we must become vulnerable enough to test the radical proposition that knowledge of another and self-revelation will ultimately increase rather than decrease love.” — Sam Keen. To Love And Be Loved


432. “It’s not selfish to love yourself. to take care of yourself and to make your happiness a priority…”


433. “If you’re following your dreams, you’re doing something you love and that you believe in yourself for.” – McKayla Maroney


434. “Learn to love yourself and you will be a lot happier in life.”


435. Becoming acquainted with yourself is a price well worth paying for the love that will really address your needs. —Daphne Rose Kingma


436. “When I loved myself enough, I began leaving whatever wasn’t healthy. This meant people, jobs, my own beliefs, and habits–anything that kept me small. My judgment called it disloyal. Now I see it as self-loving.” – Kim McMillen


437. “Love yourself first and everything else falls into line. You really have to love yourself to get anything done in this world.” – Lucille BallCLICK TO TWEET


438. “Don’t rely on someone else for your happiness and self-worth. Only you can be responsible for that. If you can’t love and respect yourself – no one else will be able to make that happen. Accept who you are – completely; the good and the bad – and make changes as YOU see fit – not because you think someone else wants you to be different.”


439. The more you love yourself, the less nonsense you will tolerate.


440. “Being different isn’t a bad thing. It means you’re brave enough to be yourself.” – Luna Lovegood. Ravenclaw


441. 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, 13th-century Sufi poet


442. To love yourself is to understand you don’t need to be perfect to be good.


443. “Becoming acquainted with YourSelf is a price well worth paying for the love that will really address your needs.” — Daphne Rose Kingma


444. “Be your own biggest fan. Love yourself and give yourself the things that you need.” – Mel Robbins


445. “The trick of it. she told herself. is to be courageous and bold and make a different. Not change the world exactly. just the bit around you. Go out there with your double-first. your passion. and your new Smith Carona electric typewriter and work hard at … something. Change lives through art maybe. Write beautifully. Cherish your friends. stay true to your principles. live passionately and fully and well. Experience new things. Love and be loved if at all possible. East sensibly. Stuff like that.” ~ David Nicholls


446. “Love yourself. Enough to take the actions required for your happiness. Enough to cut yourself loose from the drama-filled past… Enough to move on.”


447. “We have the need to be accepted and to be loved by others, but we cannot accept and love ourselves. The more self-love we have, the less we will experience self-abuse. Self-abuse comes from self-rejection, and self-rejection comes from having an image of what it means to be perfect and never measuring up to that ideal.” – Don Miguel Ruiz


448. Dare to love yourself as if you were a rainbow with gold at both ends. – Aberjhani


449. “Love yourself enough to set boundaries. Your time and energy are precious. You get to choose how you use it. You teach people how to treat you by deciding what you will and won't accept.”


450. “You yourself. as much as anybody in the entire universe. deserve your love and affection” – Siddhārtha Gautama


451. “I had to grow to love my body. I did not have a good self image at first. Finally it occurred to me, I’m either going to love me or hate me. And I chose to love myself. Then everything kind of sprung from there. Things that I thought weren’t attractive became sexy. Confidence makes you sexy.” – Queen Latifah


452. “Love yourself not in some egocentric. self-serving sense but love yourself the way you would love your friend in the sense of taking care of yourself. nourishing yourself. trying to understand. comfort. and strengthen yourself.”


453. “When you love yourself, there’s no such thing as low self-esteem. Establish true self-esteem to experience the best kind of love with yourself.” – Anonymous


454. “You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection” – Buddha


455. You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection. – Buddha


456. “No human being is ever going to love you more than you love yourself.”


457. “Learning to love yourself. it is the greatest love of all.” – Michael Masser


458. “A modest dose of self-love is entirely healthy – who would want to live in a world where everyone hated themselves? But taken too far. it soon becomes poisonous.” — Geoff Mulgan


459. “You carry so much love in your heart. Give some to yourself.” – Anonymous


460. You need to love yourself and be yourself one hundred percent before you can actually love someone else


461. “I want to be the best version of myself for anyone who is going to someday walk into my life and need someone to love them beyond reason.”


462. It sounds like a cliché but I also learnt that you’re not going to fall for the right person until you really love yourself and feel good about how you are


463. Love yourself unconditionally, just as you love those closest to you despite their faults. — Les Brown


464. “Gonna love myself. No. I don’t need anybody else.” — Hailee Steinfeld


465. How you love yourself is how you teach others to love you. — Rupi Kaur


466. “You have to be able to love yourself because that’s when things fall into place.” – Vanessa Hudgens


467. “Self-love, my liege, is not so vile a sin, as self-neglecting.” - William Shakespeare, Henry V.


468. Self-love is respecting and practicing your right to be happy. It’s also giving yourself a smile and a hand each time you fall down. — H.I.P.


469. “You cannot truly love another until you love yourself.” – Mike Combs


470. “I know what I want. I have a goal. an opinion. I have a religion and love. Let me be myself and then I am satisfied. I know that I’m a woman. a woman with inward strength and plenty of courage.” – Anne Frank


471. “A person learns how to love himself through the simple acts of loving and being loved by someone else.” — Haruki Murakami


472. “Have the courage to love yourself like you always wished someone would.” – Vironika Tugaleva


473. “It’s very difficult to judge yourself. Extreme self-doubt is only attractive when it’s fictionalized. Which is why people love the movies. They are so reassuring.” – Claire Danes


474. “If you’re not happy about how you look. you have to question how much self-love you have.” — Tyrese Gibson


475. “I believe that self-discipline is the definition of self-love.”


476. “To love yourself right now. just as you are. is to give yourself heaven. Don’t wait until you die. If you wait. you die now. If you love. you live now.” — Alan Cohen


477. Don't let others box you into their idea of what they think you should be. A confined identity is a miserable way to exist. Be you and live free. Trust that in living true to yourself, you will attract people that support and love you, just as you are. - Jaeda DeWalt


478. “A friend is someone who gives you total freedom to be yourself–and especially to feel. or not feel. Whatever you happen to be feeling at any moment is fine with them. That’s what real love amounts to–letting a person be what he really is.”—Jim Morrison


479. To love yourself right now, just as you are, is to give yourself heaven. Don't wait until you die. If you wait, you die now. If you love, you live now.


480. Muhammad Ali inside the ring and Muhammad Ali outside the ring were totally different men; his abrasive, magnetic daring and infectious self-love outside the ring galvanized the world and distracted many from his sniper’s precision. He was a heavyweight with the fluttering gracefulness of a middleweight. – Elvis Mitchell


481. We think that we suffer from ingratitude, while in reality, we suffer from self-love. – Walter Savage Landor


482. How you love yourself is how you teach others to love you. – Rupi Kaur


483. “You've got to love yourself first. You've got to be okay on your own before you can be okay with somebody else.” - Jennifer Lopez


484. “Stop criticizing yourself. Take a moment to look yourself in the face. at least 3x a day. and say. “I love you”.” – Iyanla Vanzant


485. “You are morally obliged to take care of yourself. You should take care of. help and be good to yourself the same way you would take care of. help and be good to someone you loved and valued.” — Jordan Peterson


486. Jealousy contains more of self-love than of love.- Francois de La Rochefoucauld


487. “Love yourself like you would a treasured love or a cherished child” – Amy Leigh Mercree


488. “If you live to please others. everyone will love you except yourself.” – Paulo Coelho


489. You need to love yourself


490. It’s not selfish to love yourself, take care of yourself and make your happiness a priority. It’s necessary.


491. Love other human beings as you would love yourself


492. If you have the ability to love, love yourself first. – Charles Bukowski


493. If you have the ability to love, love yourself first. - Charles Bukowski, source unknown


494. I wish that more people, especially young people, were taught about self-love at a younger age. – Jamila Woods


495. You don’t need to love everything about yourself to have self-love; loving yourself is first about accepting yourself completely.


496. “Love yourself enough to set boundaries. Your time and energy are precious. You get to choose how you use it. You teach people how to treat you by deciding what you will and won’t accept.” — Anna Taylor


497. Self-love is the source of all our other loves


498. “Fall in love with taking care of yourself. Fall in love with the path of deep healing. Fall in love with becoming the best version of yourself but with patience, with compassion, and respect to your own journey.” – Sylvester McNutt


499. “Talk to yourself like you would to someone you love.” – Bren’e Brown


500. “Self-love, self-respect, self-worth… there is a reason they all start with ‘self.’ You can’t find them in anyone else.” – Unknown


501. “Self-discipline is self-love.” – Will Smith


502. Don’t forget to fall in love with yourself first. – Carre Bradshaw


503. “If you can be there for yourself and forgive yourself when you fail. it would be so much easier to do the same for others. Self love is the best way to love others.”


504. “F.L.Y. First Love Yourself. Others will come next.”


505. Love yourself


506. “To love yourself right now. just as you are. is to give yourself heaven. Don’t wait until you die. If you wait. you die now. If you love. you live now.”


507. “No one is going to love you if you don’t love yourself.”


508. “The deeper you love yourself, the more the universe will affirm your worth.” — Alan Cohen


509. If you do not love yourself, well, you cannot do anything well, that’s my philosophy


510. When you love yourself, you automatically attract feelings of love for others around you.


511. “Love yourself enough to set boundaries. Your time and energy are precious. You get to choose how you use it. You teach people how to treat you by deciding what you will and won’t accept.” – Anna Taylor


512. “Love yourself first. and everything else falls into line. You really have to love yourself to get anything done in this world.”– Lucille Ball. American actress


513. “A consequence of female self-love is that the woman grows convinced of social worth. Her love for her body will be unqualified. which is the basis of female identification. If a woman loves her own body. she doesn't grudge what other women do with theirs; if she loves femaleness. she champions its rights. It's true what they say about women: Women are insatiable. We are greedy. Our appetites do need to be controlled if things are to stay in place. If the world were ours too. if we believed we could get away with it. we would ask for more love. more sex. more money. more commitment to children. more food. more care. These sexual. emotional. and physical demands would begin to extend to social demands: payment for care of the elderly. parental leave. childcare. etc. The force of female desire would be so great that society would truly have to reckon with what women want. in bed and in the world.”


514. “Don’t forget to tell yourself positive things daily! You must love yourself internally to glow externally.” – Hannah Bronfman


515. “Almost everything will work again if you unplug it for a few minutes, including you.”—Anne Lamott. This is one of the funnier quotes about self-love, but it’s still true!


516. “We must fall in love with yourselves. I don’t like myself. I’m crazy about myself.”


517. Courage is the hallmark of spirituality. Courage comes when you love yourself for who you are.


518. “If you have the ability to love. love yourself first.” – Charles Bukowski


519. Love yourself and dream bigger.


520. “You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You are able to say to yourself, ‘I loved through this horror. I can take the next thing that comes along.'” – Eleanor Roosevelt


521. “Self-love is the greatest middle finger of all time.”


522. “Self-love is not selfish; you cannot truly love another until you know how to love yourself.” – Unknown


523. “A person learns how to love himself through the simple acts of loving and being loved by someone else.” - Haruki Murakami, 1Q84


524. “Self-love is the source of all our other loves.” — Pierre Corneille


525. “To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance.” — Oscar Wilde


526. “Encourage yourself, believe in yourself, and love yourself. Never doubt who you are.” – Stephanie Lahart


527. “Regardless of how anyone else feels about me, I am going to choose to love myself today.” – Anonymous


528. “When your own approval means more than the approval of others. that is self-love.” ― Vironika Tugaleva


529. “Love yourself first. So you know what you deserve.” – Lucille Ball


530. “Let yourself be drawn by the stronger pull of that which you truly love.”


531. “Learn to be alone with being lonely. Learn to admire your beauty without finding fault. Learn to love yourself without the love of others.”


532. “How you love yourself is how you teach others to love you.”—Rupi Kaur, Milk and Honey. Read these be yourself quotes that help you embrace your whole self.


533. “Encourage yourself. believe in yourself. and love yourself. Never doubt who you are.” – Stephanie Lahart


534. The object of self-love is expressed in the term self; and every appetite of sense, and every particular affection of the heart, are equally interested or disinterested, because the objects of them all are equally self or somewhat else. – Joseph Butler


535. “Love only yourself a little bit longer. until you can’t stand not to love someone else.” – Kiera Cass


536. “The best friend you will ever find is you. Love yourself with joy and fill your heart with bliss and happiness.”


537. “Be gentle with yourself. learn to love yourself. to forgive yourself. for only as we have the right attitude toward ourselves can we have the right attitude toward others.”


538. “Love others to make them feel better and so that you see yourself in the mirrors of their eyes.” – Debasish Mridha


539. “Freeing yourself was one thing, claiming ownership of that freed self was another.” - Toni Morrison, Beloved


540. “You are not a pretzel. Don’t twist yourself to fit into who you think people want you to be – just to make them happy – which then makes your soul feel all twisty-like. Be who you are. Accept and love all your quirky aspects. Make your soul happy. Don’t be a pretzel. be your whole enchilada.” – Karen Salmansohn


541. Accept yourself, love yourself


542. “Self-love. is not so vile a sin as self-neglecting.” – William Shakespeare


543. Self-love has very little to do with how you feel about your outer self


544. Thus self-love as one part of human nature, and the several particular principles as the other part, are, themselves, their objects and ends, stated and shown. – Joseph Butler


545. “Love yourself first and everything else falls into line. You really have to love yourself to get anything done in this world.”—Lucille Ball. If you need more motivation, these “dream big” quotes will do the trick.


546. “It’s all about falling in love with yourself and sharing that love with someone who appreciates you, rather than looking for love to compensate for a self-love deficit.” - Eartha Kitt, source unknown


547. “Had we not loved ourselves at all. we could never have been obliged to love anything. So that self-love is the basis of all love.” — Thomas Traherne


548. “When I loved myself enough, I began leaving whatever wasn’t healthy. This meant people, jobs, my own beliefs and habits – anything that kept me small. My judgement called it disloyal. Now I see it as self-loving.” – Kim McMillen


549. Self-hatred and self-love are equally self-centered. – Mason Cooley


550. “Self-love is a righteous knowing of one’s identity” – Heather Colleen Reinhardt


551. “I can well imagine an atheist’s last words: “White. white! L-L-Love! My God!” – and the deathbed leap of faith. Whereas the agnostic. if he stays true to his reasonable self if he stays beholden to dry. yeastless factuality. might try to explain the warm light bathing him by saying “Possibly an f-f-failing oxygenation of the b-b-brain. ” and. to the very end. lack imagination and miss the better story.” ~ Yann Martel


552. “Self respect, self worth and self love, all start with self. Stop looking outside of yourself for your value.” – Rob Liano


553. “Self-love has very little to do with how you feel about your outer self. It's about accepting all of yourself.” - Tyra Banks


554. “Fashion is my way to express how much I love myself.”


555. “How you love yourself is how you teach others to love you.”


556. “Love yourself for all you have been. all you are and all you will become.”


557. As much as I preach self-love, it’s so hard for me to love myself. It’s really hard, and it’s just about building a good network of people and, in this case, a good network of artists. Trying to live with your ideals as best as you can. – Petra Collins


558. Start over, my darling. Be brave enough to find the life you want and courageous enough to chase it. Then start over and love yourself the way you were always meant to. – Madalyn Beck


559. “I must undertake to love myself and to respect myself as though my very life depends upon self-love and self-respect.” — Maya Angelou


560. “Self-love is the way to you, to happiness, to possibilities, and to abundance.” – Nitin Namdeo


561. “These faults and mistakes are what I am, making up the brightest stars in the constellation of my life. I have come to love myself for who I was, who I am, and who I hope to become.”- Kim Namjoon, UN Speech


562. “Regard yourself, love yourself, on the grounds that there has never been an individual like you and there never will be again.” – Osho


563. “Love yourself and follow your dreams. because if you want it bad enough. it will happen.”


"564. ...understand that there are no two humans on this planet that are the same. and you need to aspire to be the best version of yourself and not compare yourself to anyone else.” - Felicity Hayward




We must fall in love with ourselves. I don't like myself. I'm crazy about myself."" - Mae West"


565. “Self-love is an ocean and your heart is a vessel. Make it full, and any excess will spill over into the lives of the people you hold dear. But you must come first” – Beau Taplin


566. “Love yourself enough to set boundaries. Your time and energy are precious. You get to choose how you use it. You teach people how to treat you by deciding what you will and won’t accept.” ― Anna Taylor


567. “You. yourself. as much as anyone in the entire universe deserves your love and affection.” – Buddha


568. “Beauty is when you can appreciate yourself. When you love yourself. that’s when you’re most beautiful.” — Zoë Kravitz


569. “Sometimes the noise of life can be just too much. If you need to escape. love yourself enough to know when you need a real time out.”


570. You deserve to be in spaces and relationships that make you happy; that feed your soul and help you grow. You are worthy of connections that are loving, nourishing, kind and authentic. Before you settle for anything less than, remind yourself that the places you visit and people you journey with through life should make you feel safe, loved and enough. – Alex Elle