self love quotes
 
Having tangible things is great. But really, loving yourself as much as you are supposed to be the greatest thing that you could ever do. It is the most precious gift that you can give to yourself. If you love yourself enough, everything will fall into place. You will have a better outlook on life and happier relationships with the people around you.
 
Learn to love yourself more with these quotes. You can check out do what you love quotes as well, for an interesting perspective on love.
 

Self Love Quotes

 
“Life is too short to waste any amount of time on wondering what other people think about you. In the first place, if they had better things going on in their lives, they wouldn’t have the time to sit around and talk about you. What’s important to me is not others’ opinions of me, but what’s important to me is my opinion of myself.”
C. JoyBell C.
 
“When a woman becomes her own best friend life is easier.”
Diane Von Furstenberg
 
“One of the greatest regrets in life is being what others would want you to be, rather than being yourself.”
Shannon L. Alder
 
“How you love yourself is how you teach others to love you.”
Rupi Kaur, Milk and Honey
 
“If you have the ability to love, love yourself first.”
Charles Bukowski
 
“If you learn to really sit with loneliness and embrace it for the gift that it is…an opportunity to get to know YOU, to learn how strong you really are, to depend on no one but YOU for your happiness…you will realize that a little loneliness goes a LONG way in creating a richer, deeper, more vibrant and colorful YOU.”
Mandy Hale, The Single Woman: Life, Love, and a Dash of Sass
 
“Don’t worry if people think you’re crazy. You are crazy. You have that kind of intoxicating insanity that lets other people dream outside of the lines and become who they’re destined to be.”
Jennifer Elisabeth, Born Ready: Unleash Your Inner Dream Girl
 
“I now see how owning our story and loving ourselves through that process is the bravest thing that we will ever do.”
Brené Brown
“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
 
“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
“The most powerful relationship you will ever have is the relationship with yourself.”
Steve Maraboli, Life, the Truth, and Being Free
 
“I am my own experiment. I am my own work of art.”
Madonna
 
“You are beautiful. Know this. Anyone who tells you otherwise is simply lying. You are beautiful.”
Steve Maraboli, Unapologetically You: Reflections on Life and the Human Experience
 
“So then, the relationship of self to other is the complete realization that loving yourself is impossible without loving everything defined as other than yourself.”
Alan Wilson Watts
 
“Did your mom ever tell you, ‘If you can’t say something nice, don’t say anything’? She was right–and talking nicely also applies when you’re talking to yourself, even inside your head.”
Victoria Moran, Younger by the Day: 365 Ways to Rejuvenate Your Body and Revitalize Your Spirit
 
“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
 
“Confidence is knowing who you are and not changing it a bit because of someone’s version of reality is not your reality.”
Shannon L. Alder
 
“The way you think about yourself determines your reality. You are not being hurt by the way people think about you. Many of those people are a reflection of how you think about yourself.”
Shannon L. Alder
 

Self Love Quotes Short

 
“Stop trying to be less of who you are. Let this time in your life cut you open and drain all of the things that are holding you back.”
Jennifer Elisabeth, Born Ready: Unleash Your Inner Dream Girl
 
“Once you embrace your value, talents and strengths, it neutralizes when others think less of you.”
Rob Liano
 
“Looking back you realize that a very special person passed briefly through your life and that person was you. It is not too late to become that person again.”
Robert Brault
 
“Celebrate who you are in your deepest heart. Love yourself and the world will love you.”
Amy Leigh Mercree
 
“We can’t be so desperate for love that we forget where we can always find it; within.”
Alexandra Elle
 
“Don’t doubt yourself, that’s what haters are for.”
Turcois Ominek
 
“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
 
“Nourishing yourself in a way that helps you blossom in the direction you want to go is attainable, and you are worth the effort.”
Deborah Day
 
“When we fulfill our function, which is to truly love ourselves and share love with others, then true happiness sets in.”
Gabrielle Bernstein, May Cause Miracles: A 40-Day Guidebook of Subtle Shifts for Radical Change and Unlimited Happiness
 
“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 Sogunle
 
“Forgiving yourself, believing in yourself and choosing to love yourself are the best gifts one could receive.”
Brittany Burgunder
 
“My mother told me to be a lady. And for her, that meant be your own person, be independent”
Ruth Bader Ginsburg
 
“I like myself when I am myself.”
Nayyirah Waheed, Salt
 
“There is you and you. This is a relationship. This is the most important relationship.”
Nayyirah Waheed, Salt
 
“Other than the love of God; the greatest love is self love. You have to love yourself more than you love someone else in order to succeed in a prosperous life.”
Barbara Hart
 
“Sometimes you need to take a break from everyone and spend time alone, to experience, appreciate and love yourself.”
Robert Tew
 
“Stay true to yourself. An original is worth more than a copy.”
Suzy Kassem, Rise Up and Salute the Sun: The Writings of Suzy Kassem
 
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Other people may look at self-love as being selfish, but that’s absolutely wrong. If only everyone will realize its true essence, we will be living in a better world – filled with happy and successful people. Take some time to reflect, and see if you have been good to yourself. Once you do, good things will surely start to happen.