self-esteem

Today I am going to share with my dear readers about quotes on self-esteem. Do you know that to have a low opinion of yourself is not modesty? In fact it is self-defeating. Self esteem is how we accept or approve of ourselves or how much we value ourselves.

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We may have either a positive or a negative view of ourselves. This is how we have either high or low self-esteem. Low self esteem stems from having a poor self image. It is also causes by negative thinking. As a result, you start to believe the criticism others make of you.

For those who have high self-esteem are confident, cheerful, highly motivated and have the attitude to succeed in life.

Anyway, here are some great quotes on self-esteem to keep you believing  in yourself:

“Too many people overvalue what they are not and undervalue what they are.” – Malcolm S. Forbes

“The hardest challenge is to be yourself in a world where everyone is trying to make you be somebody else.” – E. E. Cummings

“You cannot be lonely if you like the person you’re alone with.” – Dr. Wayne W. Dyer

“Why compare yourself with others? No one in the entire world can do a better job of being you than you.” – Unknown

“Most of the shadows of this life are caused by standing in one’s own sunshine.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“The snow goose need not bathe to make itself white. Neither need you do anything but be yourself.” – Lao-Tzu

“It’s not what you are that holds you back, It’s what you think you’re not.” – Denis Waitley

“Of all the judgments we pass in life, none is more important than the judgment we pass on ourselves” – Nathaniel Branden

“Trust yourself. You know more than you think you do.” – Benjamin Spock

“People are like stained-glass windows. They sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when the darkness sets in their true beauty is revealed only if there is light from within.” – Elisabeth Kübler-Ross

“The way you treat yourself sets the standard for others.” – Sonya Friedman

“What lies behind us and what lies ahead of us are tiny matters compared to what lives within us.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Everybody is unique. Compare not yourself with anybody else lest you spoil God’s curriculum.” – Rabbi Israel Ben Eliezer

“All things splendid have been achieved by those who dared believe that something inside them was superior to circumstance.” – Bruce Barton

“By being yourself, you put something wonderful in the world that was not there before.” – Edwin Elliot

“Believe in your dreams and they may come true; believe in yourself and they will come true” – Anonymous

“Remember always that you not only have the right to be an individual, you have an obligation to be one.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

“We can easily forgive a child who is afraid of the dark; the real tragedy of life is when men are afraid of the light.” – Plato

“It is not our abilities that show what we truly are…it is our choices.” – Dumbledore

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

“I am careful not to confuse excellence with perfection. Excellence, I can reach for; perfection is God’s business.” – Michael J. Fox

“You can’t build joy on a feeling of self-loathing.” – Ram Dass

“Wanting to be someone else is a waste of the person you are.” – Kurt Cobain

“It’s not your job to like me…it’s MINE!” – Byron Katie

“No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

“Until you make peace with who you are, you’ll never be content with what you have” – Doris Mortman

“We would worry less about what others think of us if we realized how seldom they do.” – Ethel Barrett

“The rare moment is not the moment when there is something worth looking at, but the moment when we are capable of seeing.” – Joseph Wood Krutch

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

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