It is difficult, because everyone wants to define yourself, but everyone has a different definition for you, and they all want you to abide by their definition of yourself.
The struggle of being yourself is as old as civilization itself. Everyone has to struggle to be the man he is, struggle to find his purpose, struggle to understand the true meaning of life. Be yourself quotes will act as your guide on this eternal struggle of finding yourself, representing people around the world who encountered the same difficulties you face to be yourself, but at last they succeeded.
Read be yourself quotes, whenever you are in the predicament of listening to your internal voice or to the external world, of following what you believe or what the world forces you to believe.
Sometimes, you get confused, where to go, what to do? You want a friend to take you away from confusion; make these quotes your friends who show the path.
51 inspiring to be yourself quotes helping you find the true meaning of life
Be who you are and say what you feel,
because those who mind don’t matter,
and those who matter don’t mind.
— Dr. Seuss
To be nobody but yourself in a world
which is doing its best, night and day,
to make you everybody else means
to fight the hardest battle which any human being can fight;
and never stop fighting. —E.E. Cummings
We all wear masks, and the time comes when we cannot remove them
without removing some of our own skin. —Andre Berthiaume
Find out what is unique about yourself and get in touch with it.
If you are able to be yourself, then you have no competition.
All you have to do is to try and get closer and closer to that essence.
Almost every man wastes part of his life in attempts to display qualities which he does not possess, and to gain applause which he cannot keep.
You are special and worth being cared about, loved, and accepted just as you are. Never, ever let anyone convince you otherwise. —Alex Sanchez
You have a unique gift to offer this world. Be true to yourself, be kind to yourself, read and learn about everything that interests you and keep away from people who bring you down. When you treat yourself kindly and respect the uniqueness of those around you, you will be giving this world an amazing gift…YOU! —Steve Maraboli
You must have control of the authorship of your own destiny. The pen that writes your life story must be held in your own hand.
—Irene C. Kassorla
Rabbi Zusya said that on the Day of Judgment, God would ask him, not why he had not been Moses, but why he had not been Zusya. —Walter Kaufmann
To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment. —Ralph Waldo Emerson
Being yourself is one of the hardest things because it’s scary. You always wonder whether you’ll be accepted for who you really are. I decided to call my record ‘Inside Out’ because that’s my motto about life. I don’t think you ever succeed at trying to be anyone else but who you truly are.—Emmy Rossum
You may not control all the events that happen to you, but you can decide not to be reduced by them. —Maya Angelou
About all you can do in life is be who you are. Some people will love you for you. Most will love you for what you can do for them, and some won’t like you at all. —Rita Mae Brown
I find the best way to love someone is not to change them, but instead, help them reveal the greatest version of themselves. —Steve Maraboli
Don’t let others box you into their idea of what they think you should be. A confined identity is a miserablely 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 de Walt
Every time you don’t follow your inner guidance, you feel a loss of energy, loss of power, a sense of spiritual deadness. —Shakti Gawain
Be Like the sky opens after a rainy day we must open to ourselves…. Learn to love yourself for who you are and open so the world can see you shine.
Always be yourself, express yourself, have faith in yourself, do not go out and look for a successful personality and duplicate it.—Bruce Lee
There is nothing more rare, nor more beautiful, than a woman being unapologetically herself; comfortable in her perfect imperfection. To me, that is the true essence of beauty. —Steve Maraboli
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