154 Self Love Quotes to Feel Better About Yourself

Here are some inspirational quotes to help you find your inner strength and motivation for self love. Are you feeling down on yourself? Do you need the inspiration to help you feel better about yourself?

Well, self love quotes might just do the trick. When we’re feeling down, it can be difficult to look at ourselves in a positive light.

We might see our flaws and forget our good qualities. It can also be hard for us to feel confident about what we have going on in our lives and all of the things that make us special.

But if we’re able to teach ourselves to love ourselves more, it can change everything! Here are some inspirational quotes that will remind you of your worth and make you feel great!

Self Love Quotes

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It always seems impossible until it’s done. – Nelson Mandela

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Love yourself first and then love others. – Priyanshu Singh

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Love is patient, love is kind. It is not rude, it is not self-seeking… – Unknown

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If you don’t love yourself, who will? – Naval Ravikant

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Self love is the best medicine for happiness. – Unknown

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Self – trust is the first secret to success. – Unknown

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Be proud of who you are, and not ashamed of how someone else sees you. – Unknown

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A man cannot be comfortable without his own approval. – Mark Twain

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Self-love produces confidence. Confidence produces action. – Priyanshu Singh

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If you want something you’ve never had, you must be willing to do something you’ve never done. – Thomas Jefferson

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Happiness and love are not outside. They are within us. Explore your Self-love to lead a happy life. – Unknown

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Self Love must be your first priority. If you don’t have it work on loving you everyday. – LoriMoreno

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Sometimes self love is hard. But believe in yourself and that can change! – Unknown

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Our first and last love is self-love. – Christian Nestell

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Love recognizes no barriers. Maya Angelou

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To fall in love with yourself is the first secret to happiness. – Robert Morley

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Self-respect is always your first priority over any relation. – Priyanshu Singh

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But in the end it’s only a passing thing, this shadow; even darkness must pass. – Sam Gamgee

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Many people fail in their life because they forget to love themselves first. – Priyanshu Singh

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The real difficulty is to overcome how you think about yourself. – Maya Angelou

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If you believe in other people’s dreams, why not go after your own and make it a reality. – Unknown

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Fear corrodes our confidence in God’s goodness. God has not given us a spirit of fear – but of power, love & self-control. – Max Lucado

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Low self-love is like giving one’s self. – Priyanshu Singh

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Forgiveness is choosing to love. It is the first skill of self-giving love. – Mohandas Gandhi

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Self-love, self-respect, self-worth… There is a reason they all start with “self”. You cannot find them in anyone else. – Unknown

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Hunger, love, pain, fear are some of those inner forces which rule the individual’s instinct for self preservation. – Albert Einstein

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I give my best and then some. It is what I do after I give my best, that makes the difference. – Craig Groeschel

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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. – Lucille Ball

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You can never understand anyone until you understand yourself first. – Unknown

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Think like a queen. A queen is not afraid to fail. Failure is another stepping stone to greatness. – Oprah

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Love yourself enough to set boundaries. Your time and energy are precious. You get to choose how you use it. You teach people how to treat you by deciding what you will and won’t accept. – Anna Taylor

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If you don’t love yourself, nobody will. Not only that, you won’t be good at loving anyone else. Loving starts with the self. – Wayne Dyer

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You can never meet your potential until you truly learn to love yourself. – Teresa Collins

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The deepest principle in human nature is the craving to be appreciated. – William James

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Until you are happy with who you are, you will never be happy with what you have. – Zig Ziglar

Best Self Love Quotes

You alone are enough. You have nothing to prove to anyone. – Maya Angelou

I celebrate myself and sing myself. – Walt Whitman

The more you love yourself, the less nonsense you’ll tolerate. – Unknown

Be gentle with yourself, you’re doing the best you can. – Unknown

It isn’t what they call you, it’s what you answer to. – W.C. Fields

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

Self Love is the highest frequency that attracts everything you desire. – Unknown

Self love and self acceptance is the answer towards a fulfilling life. – Unknown

Life is short, so do what you love, appreciate your loves one, make them happy & proud of you, then, achieve your dream, avoid negative thought & love yourself. – Unknown

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Don’t forget to tell yourself positive things daily! You must love yourself internally to glow externally. – Ileana D’Cruz

A winner is a dreamer who never gives up. – Nelson Mandela

The moment you know yourself you have known the most precious thing in existence. – Osho

The most difficult times for many of us are the ones we give ourselves. – Pema Chodron

Accept yourself, love yourself, and keep moving forward. If you want to fly, you have to give up what weighs you down. – Roy T. Bennett

I love myself for I am a beloved child of the universe and the universe lovingly takes care of me now. – Louise Hay

If you can learn to love yourself and all the flaws, you can love other people so much better. And that makes you so happy. – Kristin Chenoweth

All you really need to do is accept this moment fully. You are then at ease in the here and now and at ease with yourself. – Eckhart Tolle

A person learns how to love himself through the simple acts of loving and being loved by someone else. – Haruki Murakami

People who love themselves, don’t hurt other people. The more we hate ourselves, the more we want others to suffer. – Dan Pearce

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

Self-love is a daily commitment. You have to take care of yourself before you can take care of anyone else. You are your priority. – Polly S

Inspirational Self Love Quotes

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I want to make myself so happy that others get happy just looking at me. – Yogi Bhajan

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When you learn to appreciate yourself then you will see the beauty of life. – Unknown

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Don’t be little yourself. Be BIG yourself. – Corita Kent

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Work out because you love your body, not because you hate it. – Unknown

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One of the greatest regrets in life is being what others would want you to be, rather than being yourself. – Shannon L. Alder

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The more you like yourself, the less you are like anyone else, which makes you unique. – Walt Disney

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One of the best guides to how to be self-loving is to give ourselves the love we are often dreaming about receiving from others. – Bell Hooks

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First, make yourself happy. Treat yourself like a king because if you wait on others to treat you like one, you will end up eating their left over. – Unknown

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To accept ourselves as we are means to value our imperfections as much as our perfections. – Sandra Bierig

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

If you have the ability to love, love yourself first. – Charles Bukowski

Be so completely yourself that everyone else feels safe to be themselves, too. – Unknown

You deserve someone who makes you feel like the otherworldly creature you are. Yourself. – Amanda Lovelace

Owning our story and loving ourselves through that process is the bravest thing that we’ll ever do. – Unknown

You can’t pour from an empty cup. Take care of yourself first. – Unknown

When things change inside you, things change around you. – Unknown

How you love yourself is how you teach others to love you. – Rupi Kaur

Most Famous Self Love Quotes

Treat her like you never want to lose her. – R.h. Sin

The worst loneliness is to not be comfortable with yourself. – Mark Twain

We accept the love we think we deserve. – Stephen Chbosky

Keep watering yourself. You’re growing. – E.Russell

Stop underestimate yourself. – Unknown

Love yourself unconditionally, just as you love those closest to you despite their faults. – Les Brown

Be enough for yourself first. The rest of the world can wait. – FW

What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us. – Ralph Waldo Emerson

You are enough. A thousand times enough. – Unknown

Self-love is the greatest middle finger of all time. – Unknown

You were born to be real, not to be perfect. – Alex

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

Keep taking time for yourself until you’re you again. – Lalah Delia

Above all, be true to yourself, and if you cannot put your heart in it, take yourself out of it. – Nandani

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

In order to love who you are, you cannot hate the experiences that shaped you. – Unknown

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

You are very powerful, provided you know how powerful you are. – Yogi Bhajan

If you’re searching for that one person that will change your life, take a look in the mirror. – Unknown

You are allowed to be both a masterpiece and a work in progress simultaneously. – Unknown

Put yourself at the top of your to-do list every single day and the rest will fall into place. – Unknown

Eat like you love yourself. Move like you love yourself. Speak like you love yourself. Act like your love yourself. Love yourself. – Unknown

Loving yourself isn’t vanity; it’s sanity. – Katrina Mayer

Believe in yourself a little more. – Unknown

Your relationship with yourself sets the tone for every other relationship you have. – Unknown

There’s no need to be perfect to inspire others. Let others get inspired by how you deal with your imperfections. – Unknown

You are free, you are powerful, you are good, you are love, you have value you have a purpose. All is well. – Abraham Hicks

Be yourself. An original is so much better than a copy. One day i woke up and realised I was not made for anyone, I was made for me. I am my own. – Unknown

Deep Self love Quotes & Sayings

A flower does not think of competing to the flower next to it. It just blooms. – Unknown

My mother told me to be a lady. And for her, that meant be your own person, be independent. – Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Your self-worth is determined by you. You don’t have to depend on someone telling you, who you are. – Beyoncé

This life is mine alone. So I have stopped asking people for directions to places they’ve never been. – Glennon Doyle

Loving yourself is the greatest revolution. – Unknown

Breathe. Let go. And remind yourself that this very moment is the only one you know you have for sure. – Oprah Winfrey

Work on you, for you. – Unknown

You do not just wake up and become the butterfly – growth is a process. – Rupi Kaur

Everyone of us needs to show how much we care for each other and, in the process, care for ourselves. – Diana

Inner peace begins the moment you choose not to allow another person or event to control your emotions. – Unknown

Be the love you never received. – Rune Lazuli

Trust your gut. Forgive yourself. Be grateful. – Cheryl Strayed

When you make a mistake, respond to yourself in a loving way rather than a self-shaming way. – Ellie Holcomb

Love is the great miracle cure. Loving ourselves works miracles in our lives. – Unknown

To love yourself is to understand you don’t need to be perfect to be good. – Unknown

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

One of the most important things you can accomplish is just being yourself. – Dwayne

Be healthy and take care of yourself, but be happy with the beautiful things that make you, you. – Unknown

Just do what works for you, because there will always be somebody who thinks differently. – Michelle Obama

Doubt kills more dreams than failure. – Suzy Kassem

I am accepting myself unconditionally no matter what. – Unknown

When I accept myself just as I am, i am freed from the burden of needing you accept me. – Unknown

No one is you and that is your superpower. – Unknown

When you feel your worst is when you need to love yourself more. – Unknown

You have to believe in yourself when no one else does – that makes you a winner right here. – Unknown

You’re a work of art. Not everyone will understand you, but the ones who do, will never forget about you. – Unknown

If we treated ourselves as well as we treated our best friend, can you imagine?– Meghan Markle

Nobody is perfect. I just don’t believe in perfection. But I do believe in saying, ‘This is who I am and look at me not being perfect!’ I’m proud of that. – Kate Winslet

When life puts you in touchy situations, don’t say, ‘Why me?’ Just say, ‘Try me.’ – Dwayne

Trust the next chapter because you are the author. – Unknown

I must undertake to love myself and to respect myself as though my very life depends upon self-love and self-respect. – Maya Angelou

Once you embrace your value, talents, and strengths, it neutralizes when others think less of you. – Rob Liano

Regardless of how anyone else feels about me, I am going to choose to love myself today. – Unknown

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

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

I am not looking to escape my darkness, I’m learning to love myself here. – Unknown

Being comfortable in your own skin is one of the most important things to achieve. I’m still working on it! – Kate Mara

Self love. It doesn’t mean that everyone will treat you the way you deserve to be treated. It means that you won’t let them change the way you see yourself; nor will you stick around for them to destroy you. – Unknown

Be about ten times more magnanimous than you believe yourself capable of. Your life will be a hundred times better for it. – Cheryl Strayed

You carry so much love in your heart. Give some to yourself. – Unknown

I was once afraid of people saying ‘Who does she think she is?’ Now I have the courage to stand and say, ‘This is who I am.’ – Oprah Winfrey

It is interesting how often we can’t see all the ways in which we are being strong. – Lena Dunham

There is no sense in punishing your future for the mistakes of your past. Forgive yourself, grow from it, and then let it go. – Unknown

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. – Jean Shinoda Bolen

I’m going to make everything around me beautiful. That will be my life. – Elsie de Wolfe

Follow your passion. Stay true to yourself. Never follow someone else’s path unless you’re in the woods and you’re lost and you see a path. By all means, you should follow that. – Ellen DeGeneres

Why should we worry about what others think of us, do we have more confidence in their opinions than we do our own? – Brigham Young

You are good enough to make whatever you want to achieve possible. You just need to find your talent and passion, then put a heck a lot of work into it. – Ashley Graham

Be brave enough to heal yourself even when it hurts. – Bianca Sparacino

Self-care is giving the world the best you instead of what’s left of you. – Katie Reed

It is so important to take time for yourself and find clarity. The most important relationship is the one you have with yourself. – Diane Von Furstenberg

In stressful times, it’s okay to not be perfect. Cut yourself some slack. Because right now, you might not be your best self, but you are growing and you are trying your best. And that is good enough. – Ashley Hetherington

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. – Barbara De Angelis

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

I think no matter what you look like, the key first of all is to be happy with yourself. And then you know if you want to improve things you don’t like about yourself, then do it after you appreciate yourself. – Adele


Self love is important because it allows you to be happy with yourself. It doesn’t matter what others say about you, if you are confident in yourself then that’s all that matters. People need to be able to love themselves before they can love someone else.

Some people don’t love themselves and put pressure on themselves to fix things that are not their responsibility. Others use self-love as a way of keeping themselves out of relationships, which is sometimes the opposite of what they need.

I am Priyanshu the founder of Quotesjin. I am an Engineer by profession but Blogger by passion. I have been doing blogging and affiliate marketing since 2018, and established a few digital online businesses. I am passionate about sharing motivation thoughts and stories to my readers.