Don't be afraid of your fears. They're not there to scare you. They're there to let you know that something is worth it.

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There are three things all wise men fear: the sea in storm, a night with no moon, and the anger of a gentle man.

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Fear doesn't shut you down; it wakes you up.

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Do one thing every day that scares you.

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I'm not afraid of death; I just don't want to be there when it happens.

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It is never too late to be what you might have been.

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It took me a long time not to judge myself through someone else’s eyes.

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Most of the shadows of this life are caused by standing in one’s own sunshine

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If you aren’t good at loving yourself, you will have a difficult time loving anyone, since you’ll resent the time and energy you give another person that you aren’t even giving to yourself.

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The reward for conformity is that everyone likes you but yourself.

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People who want the most approval get the least and the people who need approval the least get the most.

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Because one believes in oneself, one doesn’t try to convince others. Because one is content with oneself, one doesn’t need others’ approval. Because one accepts oneself, the whole world accepts him or her.

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Trust yourself. You know more than you think you do.

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You are very powerful, provided you know how powerful you are.

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I think everybody’s weird. We should all celebrate our individuality and not be embarrassed or ashamed of it.

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The better you feel about yourself, the less you feel the need to show off.

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No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.

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Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes.

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You’re always with yourself, so you might as well enjoy the company.

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Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does.

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To love oneself is the beginning of a life-long romance.

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You have been criticizing yourself for years, and it hasn’t worked. Try approving of yourself and see what happens.

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Too many people overvalue what they are not and undervalue what they are.

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Don’t ask yourself what the world needs, ask yourself what makes you come alive. And then go and do that. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive.

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To establish true self-esteem we must concentrate on our successes and forget about the failures and the negatives in our lives.

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Self-care is never a selfish act—it is simply good stewardship of the only gift I have, the gift I was put on earth to offer to others.

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When you recover or discover something that nourishes your soul and brings joy, care enough about yourself to make room for it in your life.

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What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.

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Low self-esteem is like driving through life with your hand-break on.

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If only you could sense how important you are to the lives of those you meet; how important you can be to people you may never even dream of. There is something of yourself that you leave at every meeting with another person.

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Remember always that you not only have the right to be an individual, you have an obligation to be one.

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Love yourself first and everything else falls into line. You really have to love yourself to get anything done in this world.

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Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one’s definition of your life, but define yourself.

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A man cannot be comfortable without his own approval.

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Until you value yourself, you won’t value your time. Until you value your time, you will not do anything with it.

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You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection.

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Anyone who loves in the expectation of being loved in return is wasting their time.

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People never learn anything by being told, they have to find out for themselves.

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You are what you believe yourself to be.

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The two hardest tests on the spiritual road are the patience to wait for the right moment and the courage not to be disappointed with what we encounter.

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Don't give in to your fears. If you do, you won't be able to talk to your heart.

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Don't waste your time with explanations: people only hear what they want to hear.

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Nothing in the world is ever completely wrong. Even a stopped clock is right twice a day.

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A child can teach an adult three things: to be happy for no reason, to always be busy with something, and to know how to demand with all his might that which he desires.

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Remember that wherever your heart is, there you will find your treasure.

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The simple things are also the most extraordinary things, and only the wise can see them.

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Waiting is painful. Forgetting is painful. But not knowing which to do is the worst kind of suffering.

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The secret of life, though, is to fall seven times and to get up eight times.

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There is only one thing that makes a dream impossible to achieve: the fear of failure.

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It's the possibility of having a dream come true that makes life interesting.

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