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650 Best You Are Not For Everyone Quotes (2023)

1. “Some things a man should tell his wife, Some things to friend and some to son; All these are trusted. He should not Tell everything to everyone.” – Sunita Parasuraman

2. One place where you can pretend to have a lot of friends is called “Facebook”

3. “It is the characteristic of the magnanimous man to ask no favor but to be ready to do kindness to others.” —Aristotle

4. “I’m in a glass case of emotion.” – Anchorman

5. “Anyone who thinks that they are too small to make a difference has never tried to fall asleep with a mosquito in the room.” — The Dalai Lama

6. “Because that’s what kindness is. It’s not doing something for someone else because they can’t, but because you can.” —Andrew Iskander.RD.COM

7. “My wish for you is that you continue. Continue to be who and how you are, to astonish a mean world with your acts of kindness. Continue to allow humor to lighten the burden of your tender heart.” —Maya Angelou. Here are more Maya Angelou quotes that will uplift and inspire you.

8. “I just realized that I’m just going to be who I am. I don’t need to adjust how I look for anyone or even for myself. Even if I have a pimple, I’m not going to cover it up with makeup. ” — Charlyne Yi

9. “Never confuse movement with action. ” – Ernest Hemingway

10. “The world needs less conformity and more authentic souls like you.”

11. “And once the storm is over, you won’t remember how you made it through, how you managed to survive. You won’t even be sure whether the storm is really over. But one thing is certain. When you come out of the storm, you won’t be the same person who walked in. That’s what this storm’s all about.”―Haruki Murakami

12. “I used to think that the worst thing in life was to end up all alone. It’s not. The worst thing in life is ending up with people who make you feel all alone. ” — Robin Williams

13. “I do not need your approval darling, that’s for insecure people. ”

14. “Be careful who you trust and tell your problems to. Not everyone who smiles at you is your friend.”

15. “You don’t have to care about everything around you. Some things are best left ignored. ” — Unknown

16. “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

17. “There is a simple realization from which all personal improvement and growth emerges. This is the realization that we, individually, are responsible for everything in our lives, no matter the external circumstances. We don’t always control what happens to us. But we always control how we interpret what happens to us, as well as how we respond. Whether we consciously recognize it or not, we are always responsible for our experiences. It’s impossible not to be. Choosing to not consciously interpret events in our lives is still an interpretation of the events of our lives. Choosing”

18. “I cannot prevent anyone from getting angry, or mad, or frustrated. I can only hope that they’ll turn that anger and frustration and madness into something positive”

19. Buddha: His Words – Daniel Coenn

20. “When people walk away from you, let them go. Your destiny is never tied to anyone who leaves you, and it doesn’t mean they are bad people. It just means that their part in your story is over.” – T.D. Jakes

21. “I can be changed by what happens to me. But I refuse to be reduced by it.”

22. Love is not, anywhere, taken seriously. It's not respected. It's the one thing in the world everyone wants, but for some reason people are obliged to pretend that love is trifling and foolish. - Author: Carol Shields

23. “The moment you stop caring is the moment when things get better. Don’t waste your time trying to please others. ” — Unknown

24. “It's easy to make a buck. It's a lot tougher to make a difference.” — Tom Brokaw

25. “Not everyone who speaks and laughs with you is your friend!! There were times, every time you open your account will see their name popping up!! Then you will not be on their count, that’s when your heart pops!! But now, wish that doesn’t happen again just because you can’t handle the pain, again when they leave!!!” – Imageless Creator

26. “If you cannot feed a hundred people, feed one.” — Mother Teresa

27. Some people are just transient visitors in your life

28. “Few will have the greatness to bend history itself, but each of us can work to change a small portion of events. It is from numberless diverse acts of courage and belief that human history is shaped. Each time a man stands up for an ideal, or acts to improve the lot of others, or strikes out against injustice, he sends forth a tiny ripple of hope, and crossing each other from a million different centers of energy and daring those ripples build a current which can sweep down the mightiest walls of oppression and resistance.”

29. “You are unique precisely because you choose to embrace your own individuality.”

30. “Solitude is an unavoidable part of creativity. Self-reliance is a happy byproduct. ” — Twyla Tharp

31. “To err on the side of kindness is seldom an error.” —Liz Armbruster

32. “Romeo and Juliet is synonymous with “romance” in our culture today. It is seen as the love story in English-speaking culture, an emotional ideal to live up to. Yet when you really get down to what happens in the story, these kids are absolutely out of their fucking minds. And they just killed themselves to prove it!”

33. “The freedom to be yourself is a gift only you can give yourself. But once you do, no one can take it away.”

34. In the spiritual body moreover, man appears such as he is with respect to love and faith, for everyone in the spiritual world is the effigy of his own love, not only as to the face and the body, but also as to the speech and the actions - Author: Emanuel Swedenborg

35. “To be tested is good. The challenged life may be the best therapist.”—Gail Sheehy, Author

36. “Kindness is always fashionable, and always welcome.” —Amelia Barr. Now that you’ve read these kindness quotes, check out courage quotes that will inspire you to face your fears.

37. “If you can’t fly then run, if you can’t run then walk, if you can’t walk then crawl, but whatever you do you have to keep moving forward.”—Martin Luther King, Jr.

38. Don’t let others sabotage your happiness. Not everyone who listens to your problems is your friend. Some are just collecting information

39. “Be more concerned with your character than with your reputation. Your character is what you really are while your reputation is merely what others think you are. ” – John Wooden

40. “These lyrics in ‘Encanto‘ stand out to me: ‘What could I do if I just knew it didn’t need to be perfect? It just needed to be?’ Because it’s so true. It’s OK to just be you — no perfection needed.”

41. “To love is nothing. To be loved is something. But to love and be loved, that’s everything.” – T. Tolis

42. “Funny thing about a real woman. They don’t need you. They want you. And if you start slacking, that can be content without you. ”

43. “Each of us can make a difference. It doesn’t have to be anything spectacular. Keep the neighbor’s kid while she goes to the store or to the doctor, or befriend somebody in need. I don’t mean you have to take them into your home, but you can find a place for them to stay or see that they get food. You can do an act of kindness every single solitary day, because it’s needed.”

44. “Decision-making based on emotional intuition, without the aid of reason to keep it in line, pretty much always sucks. You know who bases their entire lives on their emotions? Three-year-old kids. And dogs. You know what else three-year-olds and dogs do? Shit on the carpet.”

45. “Not everyone you protect will be your friend. Not everyone you protect will be someone you like.” – Richelle Mead

46. “All I want is to mess around, and I don’t really care about if you love me, if you hate me. You can’t save me, baby baby. All my life, I’ve been good. ” — Avril Lavigne

47. “You will attract what is meant for you when you fearlessly show up as yourself.”

48. “Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life. ” – Steve Jobs

49. “I don’t need anyone to look after me financially and, while it’s hard to trust that a man loves you for the right reasons, you have to take a leap of faith. ” — Tamara Ecclestone

50. “‘Whatever you did today is enough. Whatever you felt today is valid. Whatever you thought today isn’t to be judged.’ Repeat the above each day.”

51. “Don’t search for your happiness in others because you’ll never find it there. You’ll discover true happiness is only within your own self. ” — Lauren Levine

52. “The right people will recognize your worth without you having to prove it to them.”

53. “I don’t need marriage. I don’t need anyone to take care of all my needs and desires. I can take care of them myself now. ” — Mindy Kaling

54. “The capacity to be alone is the capacity to love. It may look paradoxical to you, but it’s not. It is an existential truth: only those people who are capable of being alone are capable of love, of sharing, of going into the deepest core of another person — without possessing the other, without becoming dependent on the other, without reducing the other to a thing, and without becoming addicted to the other. They allow the other absolute freedom because they know that if the other leaves, they will be as happy as they are now. Their happiness cannot be taken by the other because it is not given by the other. ” — Osho

55. “If you’re not someone’s cup of tea, they clearly don’t have a taste for greatness.” “Be unapologetically yourself and let the right people gravitate towards you.”

56. “Don’t just sit there. Do something. The answers will follow.”

57. “Solitude, in these days as much as ever, is an absolute necessity. ” — Leo Babauta

58. “Single is no longer a lack of options – but a choice. A choice to refuse to let your life be defined by your relationship status but to live every day Happily and let your Ever After work itself out. ” — Mandy Hale

59. “Define success on your own terms, achieve it by your own rules, and build a life you’re proud to live.”

60. “You can cultivate mercy when you extend acts of compassion and kindness to yourself and to other people.” —Bree Miller.RD.COM

61. “We have the potential to help people out of poverty, out of disease, out of slavery, and out of conflict. Too often, we turn the other way because we think there's nothing we can do.”

62. “Feel compassionate to everyone because everyone is your either known or not yet known friend and everyone has pain and sufferings.” – Debasish Mridha

63. “Painting is a solitary act for me; I don’t need anyone around to make paintings. ” — Danny Fox

64. “Solitude vivifies; isolation kills. ” — Joseph Roux

65. “Each of us can make a positive difference if we commit ourselves to do so.”

66. “If you take out the team in teamwork, it’s just work. Now who wants that?” – Matthew Woodring Stover

67. “Be careful of people….Not everyone you hang with is your friend. Some people’s friendship to you is more poisonous than the venom of a snake…”

68. “You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream.”

69. “Wherever there is a human being, there is an opportunity for a kindness.” —Lucius Annaeus Seneca.RD.COM

70. “You’re not responsible for other people’s opinions. Your only duty is to be true to yourself.”

71. “If you are not where you want to be, do not quit. Instead, reinvent yourself and change your habits.”

72. “Remember that guy that gave up? Neither does anyone else.”—Unknown

73. “You cannot shake hands with a clenched fist. ” – Indira Gandhi

74. “Don’t waste your energy trying to fit into someone else’s mold. Embrace your own shape.”

75. “What wisdom can you find that is greater than kindness?” —Jean-Jacques Rousseau

76. “When a woman becomes her own best friend, life is easier. ” — Diane Von Furstenberg

77. You don’t really know someone until adversity comes

78. “A man that is a friend to everyone is an enemy to himself.” – Mike Tyson

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

80. “I don’t think you should shape yourself for a boy, or anyone else. I didn’t. You need to know deep down, in your own truest self, that you are more powerful when you’re not lugging around all that flab. You are in control. You are strong. You are glorious. ” — Claire Hennessy

81. “The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.”—Martin Luther King, Jr.

82. “Gratitude is the inward feeling of kindness received. Thankfulness is the natural impulse to express that feeling. Thanksgiving is the following of that impulse.” —Henry van Dyke

83. “Maturity is what happens when one learns to only give a fuck about what’s truly fuckworthy. As”

84. “I don’t need anyone else to tell me how to be alive. ” — Marty Rubin

85. “The brick walls are there for a reason. The brick walls are not there to keep us out. The brick walls are there to give us a chance to show how badly we want something. Because the brick walls are there to stop the people who don’t want it badly enough. They’re there to stop the other people.” —Randy Pausch

86. Not everyone is your friend just because they smile in your face

87. “In a gentle way, you can shake the world.”

88. “All women, everywhere, have the same hopes: we want to be self-sufficient and create better lives for ourselves and our loved ones. ” — Melinda Gates

89. “Funny how new facts pop up and make you doubt that there’s any goodness in life. Everyone pretends to be normal and be your friend, but underneath, everyone is living some other life you don’t know about …” – James Franco

90. Be careful who you trust and tell your problems to. Not everyone who smiles at you is your friend

91. “I don’t need a lot of people around me to be happy. I’m enough!”

92. “What you do makes a difference, and you have to decide what kind of difference you want to make.” — Jane Goodall

93. “When you come to the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on.”—Franklin D. Roosevelt

94. “The day when you stop crying is the day you stop caring. ”

95. “One person can make a difference. You don't have to be a big shot. You don't have to have a lot of influence. You just have to have faith in your power to change things.” — Norman Vincent Peale

96. “Each of us can make a positive difference if we commit ourselves to do so.” — Dr. Cornel West

97. “Never worry about numbers. Help one person at a time, and always start with the person nearest you.”

98. “Closed in a room, my imagination becomes the universe, and the rest of the world is missing out. ” — Criss Jami, Diotima, Battery, Electric Personality

99. It is not the self -critical who reveals his humility ( for does not everyone have some how to put up with himself? ). Rather, it is the man who continues to love the person who has criticized him. - Author: John Climacus

100. “Think of, at the moment of dying, is there will be any enemy for you? None! Everyone will be the best friend. So win all your enemies with your divine love when you are living.” – Debasish Mridha

101. “The more something threatens your identity, the more you will avoid it.”

102. “When you are truly comfortable in your own skin, not everyone will like you, but you won’t care one bit. ” — Unknown

103. Never confuse people who are always around you with people who are always there for you

104. “One of the greatest regrets in life is being what others would want you to be, rather than being yourself. ” ― Shannon L. Alder

105. “I have a little different definition of evil than most people. When you have the opportunity and the ability to do good and you do nothing, that's evil. Evil doesn't always have to be an overt act, it can be merely the absence of good.”

106. “There are no great people in this world, only great challenges which ordinary people rise to meet.”—William Frederick Halsey, Jr.

107. “The lone wolf is stronger than the pack, and so it survives. ” — Michael Alvear

108. “Don’t change who you are to please others. The right people will appreciate you as you are.”

109. “Wherever there is a human being, there is an opportunity for a kindness.” —Lucius Annaeus Seneca

110. “The smallest act of kindness is worth more than the greatest intention.” —Kahlil Gibran

111. “Not everyone is meant to be in our future. At some point you should accept that and move on.”

112. “This is my spiritual journey through life, my way of making sense of the world. I don’t need permission from anyone or accolades from anyone; it is completely internal. ” — R. A. Salvatore

113. “I am only one, but I am one. I cannot do everything, but I can do something. And I will not let what I cannot do interfere with what I can do.”

114. “You can accomplish by kindness what you cannot by force.” —Publilius Syrus.RD.COM

115. “Sometimes it takes only one act of kindness and caring to change a person’s life.” —Jackie Chan

116. “The big secret in life is that there is no big secret. Whatever your goal, you can get there if you’re willing to work.”

117. “Problems are not stop signs; they are guidelines.”—Robert Schuller

118. “Don’t cry because it’s over. Smile because it happened.” – Dr. Seuss

119. “Now this might disturb you, but I find I’m happy alone, and I don’t need you or your benevolence to make sense. ”

120. “Courage doesn’t always roar. Sometimes courage is the quiet voice at the end of the day saying ‘I will try again tomorrow.'”

121. “If you don’t like the road you’re walking, start paving another one.”

122. “You cannot do kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late.” —Ralph Waldo Emerson.RD.COM

123. “I don’t need anyone to hold me, I can hold my own. ” — Ani DiFranco

124. “To be beautiful means to be yourself. You don’t need to be accepted by others. You need to accept yourself.”

125. “Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.”—Confucius

126. Everybody isn’t your friend. Just because they hang around you and laugh with you doesn’t mean they’re for you. Just because they say they got your back, it doesn’t mean they won’t stab you in it. People pretend well. Jealousy sometimes doesn’t live far. So, know your circle. At the end of the day, real situations expose fake people, so pay attention

127. “Because when we give too many fucks, when we choose to give a fuck about everything, then we feel as though we are perpetually entitled to feel comfortable and happy at all times, that’s when life fucks us.”

128. “Everyone is your best friend when you are successful. Make sure that the people that you surround yourself with are also the people that you are not afraid of failing with.” – Paula Abdul

129. “Being wrong opens us up to the possibility of change. Being wrong brings the opportunity for growth.”

130. “The hardest thing to do is watch the one you love, love someone else.”

131. “You don’t need anyone that doesn’t need you! Move on. ”

132. Everyone has a temptation; a weakness that they would yield to. Mine is you. Not only you, but your love. For your love is unique. For you are the other half of my soul. I feel you, even when you are not there. It's like a shadow. You are my shadow. Your love follows me every step I tread. - Author: Jennifer Megan Varnadore

133. “Sometimes, you just have to stop caring; you have to turn off all emotion and feelings to protect yourself from getting hurt. ”

134. “Fall seven times, stand up eight.”

135. “I’m not giving up on you. I’m just giving up on the idea of you.”

136. “Don’t depend on anyone; work harder. ” — Unknown

137. “Don’t pretend to care. I don’t need you as an anesthetic. ” — Jenny Downham

138. “No matter where you go, there’s a five-hundred-pound load of shit waiting for you. And that’s perfectly fine. The point isn’t to get away from the shit. The point is to find the shit you enjoy dealing with.”

139. “Let perseverance be your engine and hope your fuel.”—H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

140. “I am no bird; and no net ensnares me: I am a free human being with an independent will. ” — Charlotte Brontë, Jane Eyre

141. “Understand this if you understand nothing: it is a powerful thing to be seen. ” – Akwaeke Emezi

142. “Don’t be distracted by criticism. Remember – the only taste of success some people have is when they take a bite out of you. ” — Zig Ziglar

143. “Go and love someone exactly as they are. And then watch how quickly they transform into the greatest, truest version of themselves. When one feels seen and appreciated in their own essence, one is instantly empowered.” —Wes Angelozzi

144. A friend of everyone is a friend of no one

145. “Don’t care about the world, just be yourself. ” — Unknown

146. “Low self-esteem is like driving through life with your hand-break on. ” — Maxwell Maltz

147. “One of the greatest mental freedoms is truly not caring what anyone else thinks of you. ”

148. “Not everyone is your friend. When you are psychic you tend to forget that others don’t view life the way you do.” – Frederick Lenz

149. “Everyone that is friendly is not your friend. But smile and speak anyway, because despite their lack of authenticity… You have the authentic power to wish them well and walk away with confidence from their delusions of friendship.”

150. “What we all have in common is an appreciation of kindness and compassion; all the religions have this. Love. We all lean towards love.” —Richard GereRD.COM

151. “Success is the sum of small efforts repeated day in and day out.”

152. “To get yourself together, you need not to even think there is anyone else in this world. I don’t need to look down on, or get off on, or get over on. The hardest thing to overcome is our own lies, confusion, and our jealousy. “ — Charles Manson

153. “I’ve learned that I am allowed to say what I like and what I don’t like. And I’ve learned that I have to be professional and not be everyone’s best friend.” – Bobbi Brown

154. “When you callously ignore the suffering of others, you lose the capacity to share their happiness, too.” —Albert Schweitzer. Speaking of finding happiness, check out these inspiring happiness quotes to brighten your day.

155. “The world would be a paradise of peace and justice if global citizens shared a common definition of love which would guide our thoughts and action.”

156. “One person can make a difference. You don't have to be a big shot. You don't have to have a lot of influence. You just have to have faith in your power to change things.”

157. “Honestly, I don’t buy papers or the weeklies. I think when something messy does happen, you just need your closest friends and family all around you, and it’s nothing to do with anyone else. ” — Abbey Clanc

158. “Letting go of toxic people in your life is a big step in loving yourself.” – Hussein Nishah

159. “If you want to change how you see your problems, you have to change what you value and/or how you measure failure/success.”

160. “The words of kindness are more healing to a drooping heart than balm or honey.” —Sarah Fielding.RD.COM

161. “Spread love everywhere you go. Let no one ever come to you without leaving happier.” —Mother Teresa. Check out more of the best quotes from famous people you certainly won’t forget.

162. “What wisdom can you find that is greater than kindness?” —Jean-Jacques RousseauRD.COM

163. “It’s not selfish to love yourself, take care of yourself, and make your happiness a priority. Self-care is necessary. ” — Unknown

164. “Most people just want to see you fall, that’s more reason to stand tall. ” ― Emma Michelle

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

166. “There is no greater reward than working from your heart, and making a difference in the world.”

167. “Don’t worry about who doesn’t like you, who has more, or who’s doing what.”― Erma Bombeck

168. “A strong woman knows she has strength enough for the journey, but a woman of strength knows it is in the journey where she will become strong. ” — Unknown

169. “People think being alone makes you lonely, but I don’t think that’s true. Being surrounded by the wrong people is the loneliest thing in the world. ” — Kim Culbertson

170. “The only place where success comes before work is in the dictionary.”

171. Now comes the really amazing part. What is offered to the world, to everyone who hears the gospel, is not a love or saving achievement designed for all and therefore especially for no one; but rather, what is offered is the absolute fullness of all that Christ achieved for his elect. - Author: John Piper

172. “Courage doesn’t always roar. Sometimes courage is the little voice at the end of the day that says I’ll try again tomorrow.”―Mary Anne Radmacher

173. To me love is like a environment that affords everyone's growth, today I will not hold onto those who love me, when I experience true love I can be blamable for the right environment for the people to progress in their lives. - Author: Bharath Mamidoju

174. “Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.”—Thomas Edison

175. “I cannot prevent anyone from getting angry, or mad, or frustrated. I can only hope that they’ll turn that anger and frustration and madness into something positive” — Harvey Milk, first openly gay elected official in California

176. It takes a long time to see past your own delusions: everyone isn’t nice, everyone isn’t your friend, and everyone isn’t supportive. Your heart is beautiful for seeing everyone in the best light, but it’s time to see them as they really are

177. “You are your own teacher. Investigate yourself to find the truth ― inside, not outside. Knowing yourself is most important.”

178. “Not everyone is meant to be in our future. And that’s okay. Because the people who are meant to be in our lives will always find their way back.”

179. Normalize using words like colleague, classmate, acquaintance, old school mate, neighbor, and client. Not everybody is your friend

180. “What we fear of doing most is usually what we most need to do.”

181. “Poles had a dark joke in 1944, about a bird which falls out of the sky into a cowpat, to be rescued by a cat; its moral, they said, was that Not everyone who gets you out of the shit is necessarily your friend.” – Max Hastings

182. “When I’ve had enough, I stop. I just get to the point where I don’t care. ” — Unknown

183. You can't care what other people think of whom you choose to love, or not to love. When it comes to your love life, it's NOT the time to be satisfying other people's opinions. The difference between what's good for you and what's good for everyone else is happiness. - Author: Chrissy Anderson

184. “I am enough and happy with myself, I don’t need anyone in my life. ”

185. “I am what I am and I can’t change it. I know how to cope and how to get by. I don’t want or expect anyone to stand with me. I don’t need anyone to. I’ve learned to accept my life just the way it is, and I don’t give a damn if you or anyone else doesn’t. ” — Nora Roberts

186. “I don’t need anyone else, which is a great feeling, but also a depressing one. ” — Kip Pardue

187. “Everyone is not your friend. No matter how much you may want it, some of these “FRIENDS” will be the ones to throw the first stone.”

188. “You are not the work you do; you are the person you are. ” – Toni Morrison

189. “Practice random kindness and senseless acts of beauty.” —Anne Herbert.RD.COM

190. “Our crisis is no longer material; it’s existential, it’s spiritual. We have so much fucking stuff and so many opportunities that we don’t even know what to give a fuck about anymore.”

191. She lifted one shoulder and lowered it. Because love is for 'lucky among us

192. Beloved, let us love one another, because love is from God; everyone one who loves is born of God and knows God. Whoever does not love does not know God, for God is love. - Author: Anonymous

193. “To practice five things under all circumstances constitutes perfect virtue; these five are gravity, generosity of soul, sincerity, earnestness, and kindness.” —Confucius.RD.COM

194. “You’ll never know who you are unless you shed who you pretend to be.”

195. “Joy can be real only if people look upon their lives as a service and have a definite object in life outside themselves and their personal happiness.”

196. “The strength of the team is each individual member. The strength of each member is the team. ” – Phil Jackson

197. “You can accomplish by kindness what you cannot by force.” —Publilius Syrus

198. “Service to others is the rent you pay for your room here on earth.”

199. I've always had not just an affection but a real love for the theater family in New York, and I really feel it is a family. I'm so touched by the generosity of everyone there. - Author: Lindsay Duncan

200. “A single act of kindness throws out roots in all directions, and the roots spring up and make new trees.” —Amelia Earhart

201. “You may find that making a difference for others makes the biggest difference in you.” — Brian Williams

202. “Love and kindness are never wasted. They always make a difference. They bless the one who receives them, and they bless you, the giver.” —Barbara De Angelis

203. “Just believe in yourself. Even if you don’t, pretend that you do and at some point, you will.”

204. “Don’t let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do.”

205. “Compassion for yourself is fundamental since if you don’t care how you feel and want to do something about it, it’s hard to make an effort to become happier and more resilient. Compassion is both soft and muscular. For example, studies show that when people feel compassion, motor planning areas in the brain begin preparing for action. ” — Rick Hanson

206. “Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else’s opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation.” — Oscar Wilde

207. “You can cultivate mercy when you extend acts of compassion and kindness to yourself and to other people.” —Bree Miller

208. “This is the most simple and basic component of life: our struggles determine our successes.”

209. “Everyone becomes your closest friend when you love them.” – Debasish Mridha

210. “In a society that functions optimally, those who can should naturally want to provide for those who can't. That's how it's designed to work. I truly believe we're here to take care of one another.”

211. Not everyone who spoke you friendly was really your friend

212. Everyone knows what falling in love is like but being in love is what people have lost. That intimacy to be in bed with somebody and just laugh and not hold anybody accountable for what they say. - Author: Mark Polish

213. “Tough times never last, but tough people do.”—Robert H. Schuller

214. “Do it! What are you waiting on? Do it! Stand up for what you believe in. The world needs your voice. Whoever you are, you have something to say. Say it.”

215. “Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.” —Leo Buscaglia

216. “Love and kindness are never wasted. They always make a difference. They bless the one who receives them, and they bless you, the giver.” —Barbara De AngelisRD.COM

217. “Decency is avoiding disrespect, not avoiding disagreement. Integrity is trying to get it right, not being right. ” – Adam Grant

218. Most folks believe we are hardwired biologically to long for sex but they do not believe we are hardwired to long for love. Almost everyone believes that we can have sex without love; mosr folks do not believe that a couple can have love in a relationship if there is no sex. - Author: Bell Hooks

219. “The worst loneliness is to not be comfortable with yourself. ” — Mark Twain

220. “Sleeping is much safer than the nightmare I’m living. When I sleep, I feel nothing, and I do nothing, and I see nothing, and nothing matters and no one cares. There’s no one to hurt or disappoint or notice when I’m low, and I don’t need to face anyone, not anyone in the world or not even myself. ” — Shannon Mullen

221. “If you cannot feed a hundred people, feed one.”

222. “A joyful rebellion is you living differently not because you’re mad at how things are but because you are swelling with joy at the thought of how things could be.” — Kid President

223. “Don’t hope for a life without problems,” the panda said. “There’s no such thing. Instead, hope for a life full of good problems.” And”

224. Heterosexual love,. is in sync with cosmic forces. Not everyone has the stomach for daily war with nature. - Author: Camille Paglia

225. “Sometimes, the only choice left is to stop caring. Make peace and move forward no matter how it hurts because there is no reason to stay anymore. ”

226. “In my life, I have given a fuck about many people and many things. I have also not given a fuck about many people and many things. And like the road not taken, it was the fucks not given that made all the difference.”

227. “Not everyone deserves your smiles, your passion, and your friendship. Sometimes the most powerful thing to do is to walk away from people who drain you.”

228. “I don’t need anyone to rectify my existence. The most profound relationship we will ever have is the one with ourselves. ” — Shirley Maclaine

229. “Kindness is the language which the deaf can hear and the blind can see.” —Mark Twain.RD.COM

230. Know who is on your side, and who isn’t. Not everyone is a friend even if they say they are

231. “Kindness is more important than wisdom, and the recognition of this is the beginning of wisdom.” —Theodore Isaac Rubin

232. “You don’t have to be great at something to start but you have to start to be great at something.”

233. We have different types of connections with different people

234. “The worst thing that can be taught to a man is to rely upon others and to whine over his sufferings. ” — Teddy Roosevelt

235. “How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.”

236. “When I was young, I admired clever people. Now that I am old, I admire kind people.” —Abraham Joshua Heschel

237. “Be kind whenever possible. It is always possible.” —The 14th Dalai Lama. Don’t forget to browse through these body-positive quotes to celebrate the skin you’re in.

238. “Vampires are so old that they don’t need to impress anyone anymore. They’re comfortable in their own skin. It’s this enigmatic strength that’s very romantic and old-fashioned. I think it goes back to something of a Victorian attitude of finding a strong man who’s going to look after his woman. ” — Stephen Moyer

239. “Once I began to realize that there were no rules and that my path didn’t have to look like everyone else’s, I relaxed and my whole world opened up.”

240. “When you see something that is not just, not fair, or not right, you have to do something. You have to say something. Make a little noise. It's time for us to get into good trouble, necessary trouble.”

241. “Life’s challenges are not supposed to paralyze you; they’re supposed to help you discover who you are.”—Bernice Johnson Reagon

242. “It’s far better to be unhappy alone than unhappy with someone – so far. ” — Marylin Monroe

243. “My wish for you is that you continue. Continue to be who and how you are, to astonish a mean world with your acts of kindness. Continue to allow humor to lighten the burden of your tender heart.” —Maya AngelouRD.COM

244. “Unexpected kindness is the most powerful, least costly, and most underrated agent of human change.” —Bob KerreyRD.COM

245. “Do the best you can until you know better. Then when you know better, do better.”

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

247. “Not everyone is meant to be in our future. And that’s okay. Because eventually, we’ll find the people who are meant to be in our lives forever.”

248. “Live life as though nobody is watching, and express yourself as though everyone is listening.”

249. “No one is going to hand me success. I must go out and get it myself. That’s why I’m here. To dominate. To conquer. Both the world, and myself.”—Unknown

250. “Kindness gives birth to kindness.” —Sophocles

251. “I am everyone’s friend, ‘I said’; Except to my enemies.” – Anthony Burgess

252. “There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.”

253. “There were moments when I really just thought, I don’t need anything and I don’t need anyone. I just want to go away and disappear. ” — Shania Twain

254. “Not everyone is meant to be in our future. Just because someone is important to us doesn’t mean they’re meant to be in our lives forever. Sometimes, we have to let go of the people we love the most.”

255. “Let me tell you this: if you meet a loner, no matter what they tell you, it’s not because they enjoy solitude. It’s because they have tried to blend into the world before, and people continue to disappoint them. ” — Jodi Picoult, My Sister’s Keeper

256. “Because here’s the thing that’s wrong with all of the “How to Be Happy” shit that’s been shared eight million times on Facebook in the past few years—here’s what nobody realizes about all of this crap: The desire for more positive experience is itself a negative experience. And, paradoxically, the acceptance of one’s negative experience is itself a positive experience. This is a total mind-fuck. So I’ll give you a minute to unpretzel your brain and maybe read that again: Wanting positive experience is a negative experience; accepting negative experience is a positive experience. It’s what the philosopher Alan Watts used to refer to as “the backwards law”—the idea that the more you pursue feeling better all the time, the less satisfied you become, as pursuing something only reinforces the fact that you lack it in the first place. The”

257. Love Yourself Every Day: 365 Daily Self-Love Quotes and Affirmations to Boost Self-Esteem and Confidence, and Inspire Unconditional Self-Compassion Even When You Feel Unworthy – Jordan S. Alexander

258. “My life is proof that I don’t need you to do what I do. If there’s no one to see it, I’ll watch it. ” — Abel Ferrara

259. “In this life we cannot always do great things. But we can do small things with great love.”

260. “The opposite for courage is not cowardice, it is conformity. Even a dead fish can go with the flow. ” – Jim Hightower

261. “I have reached a point in life where I feel it is no longer necessary to try to impress anyone. If they like me the way I am, good. And if they don’t, it’s their loss. ”

262. “One person can make a difference, and everyone should try.” — John F. Kennedy

263. “I have one life and one chance to make it count for something…”

264. “I don’t need anyone else to distract me from myself anymore like I always thought I would. ” — Charlotte Eriksson

265. “If you’re stuck on a problem, don’t sit there and think about it; just start working on it. Even if you don’t know what you’re doing, the simple act of working on it will eventually cause the right ideas to show up in your head.”

266. “I’m not heartless; I’ve just learned how to use my heart less. ”

267. “When words are both true and kind, they can change the world.” —Buddha.RD.COM

268. “You do only live once, and I feel like if I’m able to make a difference on this planet and make it just a little better than I found it, then I’ve done my job.” — Bindi Irwin

269. “Make a difference about something other than yourselves.”

270. “Kindness is an electrical spark of life that runs through all kingdoms and has a reciprocal action when shown to others.” —Joe Hayes

271. For the love of everything evil," Satan yelled and threw his hands in the air. What's this crap about everyone doubting me? This is not good for my ego. I'm the fucking Devil - the King - Author: Robyn Peterman

272. “You don’t lose friends, because real friends can never be lost. You lose people masquerading as friends, and you’re better for it.” – Mandy Hale

273. “The power of loving and being yourself is that even if nobody else is around, you’re always in great company.”

274. I nodded very slowly. You're right. Everyone knows my weakness. It's not really a secret. But what most don't get is that she's also what keeps me strong. She's what keeps me fighting. I've killed for her and I'll do it again. In a heartbeat. - Aidan - Author: Ashley Stoyanoff


276. “People get addicted to feeling offended all the time because it gives them a high; being self-righteous and morally superior feels good.”

277. “When someone tells me ‘no,’ it doesn’t mean I can’t do it. It simply means I can’t do it with them.”

278. “Not everyone smiling around you, is your friend…Some of them are your enemies, hiding behind the word “Friend”. Wait until the day you fall.” – Tshepho Nchabeleng

279. “Being yourself means shedding all the layers of looking good, wanting to be liked, being scared to stand out, and trying to be who you think people want you to be.”

280. “Dreams can come true, but there is a secret. They’re realized through the magic of persistence, determination, commitment, passion, practice, focus and hard work. They happen a step at a time, manifested over years, not weeks.”

281. “Live life as though nobody is watching, and express yourself as though everyone is listening.” ― Nelson Mandel

282. Some people are fake

283. “What you do makes a difference, and you have to decide what kind of difference you want to make.”

284. “Owning our story and loving ourselves through that process is the bravest thing that we’ll ever do. ” — Brene Brown

285. “You laugh at me because I’m different, I laugh at you because you’re all the same.”

286. “A kind word is like a spring day.” —Russian proverb

287. Always sleep with one eye open. Never take anything for granted. Your best friends might just be your enemies

288. “One of the most freeing things we learn in life is that we don’t have to like everyone, everyone doesn’t have to like us, and it’s perfectly okay.” –Unknown

289. “It is only when we silence the blaring sounds of our daily existence that we can finally hear the whispers of truth that life reveals to us, as it stands knocking on the doorsteps of our hearts. ” — K. T. Jong

290. “Do your little bit of good where you are; it’s those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.” —Desmond Tutu.RD.COM

291. Integrity is not about the action but its purpose. Are you doing it for everyone's wellbeing or for your own benefit? - Author: Jaggi Vasudev

292. “I alone can’t change the world, but I can cast a stone across the waters to create many ripples.”

293. “Carry out a random act of kindness, with no expectation of reward, safe in the knowledge that one day someone might do the same for you.” —Princess Diana. This has to be one of Princess Diana’s most inspiring quotes.

294. “Only he who is self-supporting is free, self-reliant, independent. ” — James Allen

295. “I am a spirit, who has a soul, and lives in a body. It’s so easy to get consumed with the temporal, I like to remind myself my true nature is unseen and unmoved by the cares of this world.”

296. “You are not for everyone, and that’s okay. The world is full of people who, no matter what you do, will point blank not like you. But it is also filled with people who will love you fiercely. You are not for everyone, and that’s okay.

297. “To be good, and to do good, is all we have to do. ” – John Adams

298. “There is no greater reward than working from your heart, and making a difference in the world.” — Carlos Santana

299. “If you don’t design your own life plan, chances are you’ll fall into someone else’s plan and guess what they have planned for you? Not much.”

300. “No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.” —Aesop.RD.COM

301. “My brown girl, love the skin you’re in. And embrace who you are within.”

302. “Don’t be afraid to shine bright and attract those who appreciate your brilliance.”

303. “Accept responsibility for your life. Know that it is you who will get you where you want to go, no one else.”—Les Brown

304. Do not feel alone

305. “Rejection never feels good, but it certainly hurts less when we are not needing something from the person who is rejecting us. ” — Susan Jeffers

306. “You may find that making a difference for others makes the biggest difference in you.”

307. “Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.” —Margaret Mead

308. “I never said, ‘I want to be alone. ’ I only said, ‘I want to be left alone. ’ There is all the difference. ” — Greta Garbo

309. “Stay low key. Not everyone needs to know everything about you.”

310. “Do not rush to see a friend in everyone you meet and do not trust your secrets to everybody.” – Avicenna

311. “Activism is my rent for living on the planet.”

312. “Hard work beats talent when talent doesn’t work hard.”

313. “Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.” — Oscar Wilde

314. “Let go of the attachment, keep the lesson” – L.J. Vanier

315. “Accepting yourself only as long as you look a certain way isn’t self-love, it’s self-destruction. ” — Laci Green

316. “Kindness is the light that dissolves all walls between souls, families, and nations.” —Paramahansa Yogananda. Make sure to write down some of these kindness quotes to refer back to later.

317. “When the going gets tough, the tough get going.”—Joseph Kennedy

318. Everyone is your best friend when you are successful. Make sure that the people that you surround yourself with are also the people that you are not afraid of failing with

319. “Care about what other people think and you will always be their prisoner.” — Lao Tzu

320. “Some of us think holding on makes us strong; but sometimes it is letting go.” – Hermann Hesse

321. “As for…the fear that compassion will involve you in suffering, counter it with the realization that the sharing of sorrow expands your capacity to share joy as well. When you callously ignore the suffering of others, you lose the capacity to share their happiness, too.”—Albert SchweitzerRD.COM

322. “The desire for more positive experience is itself a negative experience. And, paradoxically, the acceptance of one’s negative experience is itself a positive experience. (p.9)”

323. “Kindness is a passport that opens doors and fashions friends. It softens hearts and molds relationships that can last lifetimes.” —Joseph B. Wirthlin

324. “Don’t let the fear of the time it will take to accomplish something stand in the way of your doing it. The time will pass anyway; we might just as well put that passing time to the best possible use.”—Earl Nightingale

325. “Not everyone who spoke to you friendly was really your friend.” – George R R Martin

326. “Kindness is an electrical spark of life that runs through all kingdoms and has a reciprocal action when shown to others.” —Joe Hayes.RD.COM

327. “Be who God meant you to be and you will set the world on fire.”

328. Whatever they say about it, but being altruistic is not so simple for everyone. Not to look and sound like despotism, altruism must be learnt, and it's a long way, which in fact begins from our egoism, for really, a human can't love others if he doesn't love himself first. - Author: Lara Biyuts

329. “In a gentle way, you can shake the world.” — Mahatma Gandhi

330. “To be happy we need something to solve. Happiness is therefore a form of action;”

331. I'm oddly not competitive. What I love about show business is there is a home for everyone. - Author: Jay Mohr

332. Thompson Quotes On Fear, Life And Death

333. “Sometimes it takes only one act of kindness and caring to change a person’s life.” —Jackie Chan.RD.COM

334. “Freedom (n. ): To ask nothing. To expect nothing. To depend on nothing. ” — Ayn Rand, The Fountainhead

335. “I challenge all of us to accept our negative traits as eagerly as we embrace our positive qualities. Ignoring our faults gives them power, understanding our shortcomings gives us the opportunity to do better ― and be better.”

336. Good Vibes, Good Life: How Self-Love Is the Key to Unlocking Your Greatness – Vex King

337. “Who you are is defined by what you’re willing to struggle for.”

338. “Human kindness has never weakened the stamina or softened the fiber of a free people.” —Franklin D. Roosevelt. RD.COM

339. “Stay committed to your authentic journey, regardless of who approves or disapproves.” ATTE SOSE KANNADA QUOTES

340. “Practice random kindness and senseless acts of beauty.” —Anne Herbert

341. “Iteration is the fundamental basis of all improvement. ” – Mark Manson

342. “Sometimes the only choice left to do is to stop caring. Make peace and move forward no matter how it hurts, because there is no reason to stay anymore. ” — Unknown

343. As you move forward in life, you may need to change your circle of friends. Everyone around you isn’t interested in seeing you improve

344. “Kindness is the golden chain by which society is bound together.” —Johann Wolfgang von Goethe. That’s why everyone needs to read these “be kind” quotes.

345. “Kindness is a passport that opens doors and fashions friends. It softens hearts and molds relationships that can last lifetimes.” —Joseph B. Wirthlin.RD.COM

346. “A little thought and a little kindness are often worth more than a great deal of money.” —John Ruskin

347. Love is not neutral. It takes a stand. It is a commitment to the attainment of the conditions of peace for everyone involved in a situation. - Author: Marianne Williamson

348. “Kindness begins with the understanding that we all struggle.” —Charles Glassman

349. “I think it’s time for me to move on and start living my life for myself.”

350. Not everyone deserves your smiles, your passion, or your friendship

351. “The great revolution in the history of man, past, present, and future is the revolution of those determined to be free. ” — John F. Kennedy

352. “I will not adjust myself to the world. I am adjusted to myself. ” — Anais Nin

353. You can get stuck in the trap of reading your YouTube comments all the time. Sometimes I regret it. Not everyone is going to love you. And for some reason, stand-up has this thing where everyone thinks they can do it. So everyone thinks they're an expert. - Author: Kumail Nanjiani

354. “I actually don’t know anyone who wants to be famous for fame’s sake, at least not anyone I respect. But you need to have a certain amount of power in order to be able to do what you want. ” — Michael Ian Black

355. “No one has a right to sit down and feel hopeless. There is too much work to do.”

356. “How do we change the world? One random act of kindness at a time.” —Morgan Freeman

357. “Service to others is the rent you pay for your room here on earth.” ― Muhammad Ali

358. “I don’t need anyone because God is always with me. ”

359. “Sometimes you have to give up on people not because you don’t care but because they don’t.”

360. “Kindness is the only service that will stand the storm of life and not wash out. It will wear well and will be remembered long after the prism of politeness or the complexion of courtesy has faded away.” —Abraham Lincoln. For even more inspiration, read up on the most powerful quotes about life.

361. “If Heaven actually exists, I don’t need anyone to be my real estate broker. After all, what is religion but an attempt to sell you a share in the ultimate gated community?” — Quentin R. Bufogle

362. “A friend of everyone is a friend of no one.”- Aristotle

363. “The greatest thing in the world is to know how to belong to oneself. ” — Michel de Montaigne, The Complete Essays

364. “Don’t let Facebook fool you. Not everyone in your friend list is your true friend.” – Diksha Bharwani

365. But not everyone you love is a forever. Sometimes you can love someone for a reason, and for a time, and although you never stop loving them, no matter how much they may betray you, you move on, because they aren't the one who makes you into an us. - Author: Lauren Sabel

366. “Nothing else falls in line when you’re cold to your own person. Everything else falls in line when you open your heart to yourself and stay true to your own person. ” — Unknown

367. “You cannot do kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late.” —Ralph Waldo Emerson

368. “One day or day one. You decide.”

369. “If you can’t be there when things are bad, then I don’t need you around when things are good. ”

370. “Take care not to listen to anyone who tells you what you can and can’t be in life.”

371. “You don’t have to be a genius, or a visionary, or even a college graduate to be successful. You just need a framework and a dream.”

372. “I am no longer accepting the things I cannot change. I am changing the things I cannot accept.”

373. “Kind words do not cost much. Yet they accomplish much.” —Blaise Pascal

374. “Opportunities are usually disguised as hard work, so most people don’t recognize them.”

375. “I’ve dealt with life the only way I know how. It works for me, and I don’t need you or anyone else to try and figure me out or fix me. I am who I am and I’ve accepted that. ” — Colleen Hoover

376. “A kind gesture can reach a wound that only compassion can heal.” —Steve MaraboliRD.COM

377. “The worst walls are never the ones you find in your way. The worst walls are the ones you put there. ” – Ursula K. Le Guin

378. “The world needs your authentic self, not a watered-down version.”

379. “Be careful who you let into your circle. Not everyone deserves to be your friend.”

380. “For it is in your power to retire into yourself whenever you choose. ” — Marcus Aurelius, Meditations

381. “You and everyone you know are going to be dead soon. And in the short amount of time between here and there, you have a limited amount of fucks to give. Very few, in fact. And if you go around giving a fuck about everything and everyone without conscious thought or choice—well, then you’re going to get fucked.”

382. “Kindness begins with the understanding that we all struggle.” —Charles GlassmanRD.COM

383. “Don’t aim for success. If you want it, just do what you love and believe in, and it will come naturally.”

384. “I don’t care if you hate me or love me, as long as I make you think. ” — Madonna Ciccone

385. “To practice five things under all circumstances constitutes perfect virtue; these five are gravity, generosity of soul, sincerity, earnestness, and kindness.” —Confucius

386. “Peace is the opposite of dreaming. It’s built slowly and surely through brutal compromises and tiny victories that you don’t even see. It’s a messy business, bringing peace into the world.” — Bono, musician & co-founder of Product (RED) and ONE

387. “Show me a person who has never made a mistake and I’ll show you someone who has never achieved much.”

388. “The need is great and so are the opportunities to make a difference.”

389. “When we cannot bear to be alone, it means we do not properly value the only companion we will have from birth to death – ourselves. ” — Eda J. LeShan

390. “Repeat this until you understand it; I do not need people who do not need me”

391. “I think I would rather be a man than a God. We don’t need anyone to believe in us. We just keep going anyhow. It’s what we do. ” — Neil Gaiman

392. We live in a small world. Not a leaf falls that doesn't affect a myriad of things. When we reach out to someone in love and the effect is made - everyone, everything which comes in contact

393. “When words are both true and kind, they can change the world.” —Buddha

394. It dawns on you one day. . . how precious your life is and how not okay it is for anyone, ever, to cause you any amount of suffering, ever. Then the next time you step out the door you look at everyone and you're thinking, My life is precious and you're not allowed to hurt me. - Author: C. JoyBell C

395. “The greatest pain that comes from love is loving someone you can never have.”

396. “That is what compassion does. It challenges our assumptions, our sense of self-limitation, worthlessness, of not having a place in the world, our feelings of loneliness and estrangement. These are narrow, constrictive states of mind. As we develop compassion, our hearts open.” —Sharon Salzberg

397. Some people are just nosey

398. “For attractive lips, speak words of kindness. For lovely eyes, seek out the good in people. For a slim figure, share your food with the hungry. For beautiful hair, let a child run his fingers through it once a day. For poise, walk with the knowledge that you will never walk alone.” —Sam Levenson

399. “Do your little bit of good where you are; it is those little bits of good put together that overwhelm the world.”

400. “Don’t be discouraged. It’s often the last key in the bunch that opens the lock.”—Unknown

401. “Your tr