Loving yourself is one of the most important things in the world, but it isn’t always as easy as it sounds. There are plenty of things in our lives than are designed just to tear you down or make you feel bad about yourself. Here we’ve collected some inspiring love yourself quotes to help remind you how amazing you truly are.
Famous Love Yourself Quotes And Sayings
“To love oneself is the beginning of a life-long romance.”
– Oscar Wilde
inspirational love yourself quotes
Love yourself first and everything else falls into line. You really have to love yourself to get anything done in this world.
“Always accept and feel comfortable with your flaws, that way no one can ever use them against you.” – Unknown
“A dog is the only thing on earth that loves you more than you love yourself.”
– Josh Billings
Having a pet is one of the most amazing and rewarding experiences you can have in your life, and not just because they provide companionship and fun. A dog can teach you to love yourself because they love you unconditionally. Learn to love yourself the way your dog loves you and you will find that your life becomes much easier to bear.
“Beauty is when you can appreciate yourself. When you love yourself, that’s when you’re the most beautiful.” – Zoe Kravitz
There is nothing more beautiful or handsome, whatever your preference may be, than someone who is confident and loves themselves. That confidence will shine through you and you will find that people begin to focus on that confidence rather than on your looks or your other attributes.
“What I am is how I came out. No one’s perfect and you just have to accept your flaws and learn to love yourself.” – Kelly Brook
When it comes right down to it, you are who you are. You have no real control over your looks, your flaws, or the little things that you don’t like about yourself. All you can do Is learn to accept those flaws as a part of yourself. Love everything about you that isn’t perfect, because that is what makes you uniquely you.
“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.” – Emma Watson
Don’t try to get into any sort of relationship until you have learned to love yourself. If you do, you may find yourself with someone who isn’t right for you, because you will look for someone to fix all the things that you see as wrong with yourself. That is not a good foundation for a healthy relationship.
“I have an everyday religion that works for me. Love yourself first, and everything else falls into line.” – Lucille Ball
It’s hard sometimes to love yourself, but it can actually help you keep everything else in your life in balance. Once you love yourself, truly, it is easier to stop worrying about that and focus on other things in your life that need your full attention. Once you’ve learned to love yourself, everything else just falls right into place.
“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 Bundchen
We’ve all met those people who do nothing but project negativity. They are people who have not learned to love themselves, or who have been convinced that they are not worthy of that love. Don’t let yourself become one of those people. Instead, focus on loving yourself, and you will project that love into everything you do.
“You have to love yourself or you’ll never be able to accept compliments from anyone.” – Dean Wareham
Have you ever gotten compliment that you just couldn’t believe or couldn’t accept? That is because you were being complimented on an aspect of yourself that you don’t fully love. Try, instead to just accept the compliments for what they are. They are, after all, a gift and should be treated as such.
“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
When it comes right down to it, loving yourself is as simple as looking in the mirror and deciding to love every bit of yourself. Don’t let society’s expectations or your own self confidence (or lack thereof) prevents you from loving yourself. Simply decide to do so and then follow through.
“People think, ‘Oh, I’m loving myself by sitting on this sofa for four hours.’ Love yourself enough to get up!” – Alison Sweeney
There is more to loving yourself than doing things that you enjoy. While it’s not bad to watch a movie or your favorite shows, it’s not good for your health. Love yourself enough to get up and do something good for yourself: take a walk, go for a swim, or join a gym. Take the time to do something good for yourself. You’ll thank yourself for it in the long run.
“If you do not love yourself well, you cannot do anything well, that’s my philosophy.” – Nawal El Saadawi
It is important to love yourself before you try to accomplish anything. If you don’t have that confidence and love in yourself, you will not have the confidence to effectively complete anything. Focus on yourself first. Everything else will fall into place, once you’ve decided to love yourself.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
– Eleanor Roosevelt
“Your task is not to seek for Love, but merely to seek and find all the barriers within yourself that you have built up against it.” – Rumi
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
“You’re always with yourself, so you might as well enjoy the company.”
– Diane Von Furstenberg
“You cannot be lonely if you like the person you’re alone with.“ – Wayne Dyer
“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
“There is nothing noble about being superior to some other man. The true nobility is in being superior to your previous self.”
– Hindu Proverb
“Whatever you are doing, love yourself for doing it. Whatever you are feeling, love yourself for feeling it.” – Thaddeus Golas
As we’ve said, loving yourself is not always easy. Just remember that no matter what happens in your life, you are always worthy of that love. Hopefully these love yourself quotes can help to remind you of this fact.