Get ready to read the best confidence and self-worth quotes around. But before we dig in, let’s stop and think about what brought you to this page today.
There are times in our lives when our confidence is low, our self-worth feels like its in a gutter, and are ability of love ourselves for who we are seems non-existence. If that characterizes what you feel like (even a little), these inspirational and motivational quotes will give your self-esteem a big boost.
Remember: only you have the power to change your life. When life doesn’t feel like it’s going your way … when you’re having trouble believing in yourself … you need encouragement and support. It’s my hope that these uplifting quotes will strike a positive chord in your life and help you return (or maybe embrace for the first time) a sense of total self-confidence, high self-worth, and unwavering self-love.
Want to believe in yourself more fully? These inspirational confidence and self-worth building quotes will help!
I encourage you to not only read these quotes but share them as well. Who knows whose life you might inspire today by sharing these quotes with those who matter to you!
“You may be the only person left who believes in you, but it’s enough. It just takes one start to pierce a universe of darkness. Never give up.”
“Believe in yourself. You are braver than you think, more talented than you know, and more capable of more than you imagine.”
“When teachers doubt your potential, show them how wrong they truly are.”
"Self-approval and self-acceptance in the now are the main keys to positive changes in every area of our lives."
When you think of important people, do you count yourself among them? Believe you are important ... believe you matter ... believe that you're likable, lovable, and worthy of a beautiful life .. believe in yourself fully. This is the path to all the happiness and peace and fulfillment you long for."
“Before you try to make other people believe in you and your dream, you first have to believe in yourself.”
“We are the brightest star of our sky though we often fail to notice our own brilliance in the presence of others’ light.”
“Believe in yourself and you will create miracles.
“Your beliefs about yourself often translate into your convictions about yourself. It is difficult to achieve what you believe is beyond your power.”
“Low self-confidence isn’t a life sentence. Self-confidence can be learned, practiced, and mastered - just like any other skill. Once you master it, everything in your life will change for the better.”
“Life is not easy for any of us. But what of that? We must have perseverance and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something and that this thing must be attained.”
“Self-worth comes from one-thing - thinking you are worthy.
"Life is change. You can depend on that. Life is growth. You can grow from joy, and you can learn from pain. You can learn from the gentle messages that come your way, or you can grow from the bricks that hit you upside the head when you’re not paying attention to what matters. Believing in yourself will carry you through the hard times, and ensure you experience fewer of them in your life."
“I can be changed by what happens to me. But I refuse to be reduced by it.”
Angelou “No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.”
“If you are insecure, guess what? The rest of the world is, too. Do not overestimate the competition and underestimate yourself. You are better than you think.”
“Believe in yourself when nobody else does.”
“You have to believe in yourself when no one else does - that makes you a winner right there
“Your crown has been bought and paid for. Put it on your head and wear it.”
“To anyone who ever told you you’re not good … they’re no better.”
u can have anything you want if you are willing to give up the belief that you can’t have it.
“If you want to change the way you feel about yourself, first you have to change the way you think about yourself.
"Developing a confident outer voice begins by developing a self-affirming inner voice."
“There’s a lot of stress out there and to handle it, you just need to believe in yourself; always go back to the person that you know you are, and don’t let anybody tell you any different, because everyone's special and everyone’s awesome.”
“To be beautiful means to be yourself. You don’t need to be accepted by others. You need to accept yourself.”
“I wish I could just go tell all the young women I work with, all these fabulous women, ‘Believe in yourself and negotiate for yourself. Own your own success.’"
“To double your net worth, double your self-worth. Because you will never exceed the height of your self-image
“Once you’ve released the struggle to prove yourself worthy in someone else’s world, you begin to trust yourself and your instincts.”
“Don’t let what other people think decide who you are.”
“Self-confidence is the fountainhead of everything else in your life. You draw from it to achieve and build the other areas of your life.”
"When you take the time and energy to practice a whole new way of viewing yourself, you can “reroute” the flow of your thoughts … creating an even deeper and more substantial pathway that supports you with thoughts of confidence, self-acceptance, self-love, and self-assurance. You can raise your vibration. You can raise the quality of your life and go after those dreams you used to be afraid to pursue."
“You must think well of yourself. You must see yourself as worth celebrating, worth loving, worth having.
“Believe in yourself and there will come a day when others will have not choice but to believe with you.”
“Don’t feed your mind with negative thoughts. If you do, you will come to believe them.”
“It’s not what you are that holds you back, it’s what you think you are not.”
“Talk to yourself like you would to someone you love."
“Embrace your imperfections. We are not machines.
“You are more more powerful and intelligent than you think.
“I will not let anyone walk through my mind with their dirty feet.
“It is important to be generous with words to yourself. What do you say about yourself in your thinking, is it affirming or does your self-talk pull you down?”
"Ultimately, learning to believe in yourself requires you to start looking at yourself through the lens of unconditional self-acceptance."
“The only person who can pull me down is myself, and I’m not going to let myself pull me down anymore.”
“Once we believe in ourselves, we can risk curiosity, wonder, spontaneous delight, or any experience that reveals the human spirit.”
Don’t pretend to be what you’re not, instead, pretend to be what you want to be; it is not pretence, it is a journey to self-realization.”
“They will always tell you that you can’t do what you want to do, but you can do what you want to do. You just have to believe in yourself. They system is to bring you down, but you can rise up.”
“The way to develop self-confidence is to do the thing you fear and get a record of successful experiences behind you.”
The more you believe in yourself, the more the world believes in you!”
No one knows your truth but you. If you’re secure in yourself, no one and no(thing) can touch you.”
“Argue for your limitations and, sure enough, they’re yours.
“Confidence is a habit that can be developed by acting as if you already had the confidence you desire to have."
“The key ingredient to being successful is YOU. She encouraged herself, she believed in herself, she loved herself, and she NEVER doubted who she was. Her ambition, perseverance, resilience, and self-motivation were consistent. She was her own personal cheerleader every step of the way.”
“Take responsibility, trust, ahd have faith in yourself that you can offer the world something that no one has ever known.”
"Step up and claim the life you deserve. Step up and face your fears, it’s the ONLY path to greater confidence."
“If you continually doubt, you usually end up talking yourself out of success. The biggest mistake we can make is to doubt our own abilities. Don’t let doubt defeat you!”
“Through valuing yourself more, through working to be your best self, you can value others.”
“Confidence comes not from always being right but from not fearing being wrong.”
"Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not our darkness, that most frightens us. We ask ourselves, 'Who am I to be brilliant, gorgeous, talented, fabulous?' Actually, who are you not to be?"
“Know what you want and reach out eagerly for it.”
"Wouldn't it be powerful if you fell in love with yourself so deeply that you would do just about anything if you knew it would make you happy? This is precisely how much life loves you and wants you to nurture yourself. The deeper you love yourself, the more the universe will affirm your worth. Then you can enjoy a lifelong love affair that brings you the richest fulfillment from inside out."
"I've learned to ignore the negative people and just be a living example of confidence and self-love."
“Commit to what you love - that’s important. Believe in yourself and try as much as possible to do everything you do from a place of lobe. Not labor, but love.”
“Inaction breeds doubt and fear. Action breeds confidence and courage. If you want to conquer fear, do not sit home and think about it. Go out and get busy.”
“You are the best author of your own future. So the next time you sit down to write your own story, remember that you are the creator of the chapters.”
We avoid the things that we're afraid of because we think there will be dire consequences if we confront them. But the truly dire consequences in our lives come from avoiding things that we need to learn about or discover."
"Failing to believe in yourself will only perpetuate unhappiness in your life. Being your true self might require some extra bravery on your part, but it’s the key to embracing all the beauty life has to offer you."
“Those people who have the greatest success first needed to believe in what they have to offer the world. You need to trust that your unique contribution is worthwhile.”
‘Your belief determines your action and your action determines your results, but first you have to believe.”