Self Worth Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old self worth quotes, self worth sayings, and self worth proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

Self acceptance is a comfort blanket in the cold light of dawn. Alison Stormwolf
Refuse to accept another's estimation of yourself Alison Stormwolf
Who you are is not who other people judge_you to be; nor_is it based on their acceptance of you. Sumner M. Davenport
The tragedy is that so many people look for self-confidence and self-respect everywhere except within themselves, and so they fail in their search. Dr Nathaniel Branden
A person's worth in this world is estimated according to the value they put on themselves. Jean De La Bruvere
We are valued in this world at the rate we desire to be valued. Jean De La Bruvere
Nobody can make you feel inferior without your consent. Eleanor Roosevelt
If you really put a small value upon yourself, rest assured that the world will not raise your price. unknown
Argue for your limitations and, sure enough, they're yours. Richard Bach
The courage to be is the courage to accept oneself, in spite of being unacceptable. Paul Tillich
Other people's opinion of you does not have to become your reality. Les Brown
Your problem is you're... too busy holding onto your unworthiness. Ram Dass
What a man thinks of himself, that it is which determines, or rather indicates his fate. Henry David Thoreau
The way you treat yourself sets the standard for others. Sonya Friedman
I believe that a life of integrity is the most fundamental source of personal worth. I do not agree with the popular success literature that says that self-esteem is primarily a matter of mind set, of attitude that you can psych yourself into peace of mind. Peace of mind comes when your life is in harmony with true principles and values and in no other way. Stephen Covey
To love oneself is the beginning of a life-long romance. Oscar Wilde
You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection. Buddha
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. Dale Carnegie
Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal; nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude. Thomas Jefferson
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. Marie Curie
The goal is not to show great you are to others, but how vulnerable you are to yourself. Maxime Lagacé
Everyone should be their own biggest fan, Kanye West
Your sense of self-worth comes from you alone— never the opinion of others. Robert Greene
If we lose love and self-respect for each other, this is how we finally die. Maya Angelou
You can't grow yourself unless you know yourself. John C. Maxwell
When you truly understand your worth, you feel an obligation to give your gift to the world. Bill Masur
Retrieve your self-esteem so it is not dependent on how they do or don't respond to you. You are enough. You are worthy. Thema Bryant-Davis
The starting point of building your self-esteem is for you to have a clear sense of who you are and what you want. Brian Tracy
Ask for what you want. You usually won't get it and often the rejection will be painful. But when this works, it works surprisingly well. Sam Altman
Surround yourself with people who only lift you higher. Payal Kadakia