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Top 70 Love Yourself Quotes

Shoot for the stars with these love yourself quotes!

70 Love Yourself Quotes

Before loving someone else you have to love yourself. Self-esteem is important if you want some inner stability and your life to become easier. It makes you believe you deserve good things in life and so you don't settle for anything less than what you deserve. It will also make you happier, and that, I assure you, is a very important part in the meaning of life. 

In this post, we have compiled love yourself quotes that are here to make you feel loved, loved by nobody else other than you.

1“Why are you trying so hard to fit in when you were born to stand out?”

Ian Wallace

2“A man cannot be comfortable without his own approval.”

Mark Twain

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

Lucille Ball

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

Maxwell Maltz

5"Scarcity of self-value cannot be remedied by money, recognition, affection, attention or influence."

Gary Zukav

6"Find the love you seek, by first finding the love within yourself. Learn to rest in that place within you that is your true home."

Sri Sri Ravi Shankar

7“You were born an original work of art. Stay original always. Originals cost more than imitations.”

Suzy Kassem

8“Don’t let hollow heroes distract you from saving yourself.”

Nikki Rowe

9"Beauty is when you can appreciate yourself. When you love yourself, that's when you're most beautiful."

Zoe Kravitz

10"One way to feel good about yourself is to love yourself... to take care of yourself."

Goldie Hawn

11"Love yourself. Then find something to love beyond yourself."

Grace Potter

12“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

13“Owning our story and loving ourselves through that process is the bravest thing that we’ll ever do.”

Brené Brown

14“One of the greatest regrets in life is being what others would want you to be, rather than being yourself.”

Shannon L. Alder

15“To accept ourselves as we are means to value our imperfections as much as our perfections.”

Sandra Bierig

16“Once you embrace your value, talents and strengths, it neutralizes when others think less of you.”

Rob Liano

17”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

18“Loving yourself isn’t vanity. It’s sanity.”

Katrina Mayer

19“Lighten up on yourself. No one is perfect. Gently accept your humanness.”

Deborah Day

20“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

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

Louise L. Hay

22“To love oneself is the beginning of a life-long romance”

Oscar Wilde

23“Be faithful to that which exists within yourself.”

André Gide

24“Letting go of negative people doesn’t mean you hate them. It just means that you love yourself.”


25“Loving yourself starts with liking yourself, which starts with respecting yourself, which starts with thinking of yourself in positive ways.”

Jerry Corsten

26“When I loved myself enough, I began leaving whatever wasn’t healthy. This meant people, jobs, my own beliefs, and habits – anything that kept me small. My judgment called it disloyal. Now I see it as self-loving."

Kim McMillen

27“The more you love yourself, the less nonsense you’ll tolerate.”


28“Ever loved someone so much, you would do anything for them? Yeah, well, make that someone yourself and do whatever the hell you want.”

Harvey Specter

29“Love yourself instead of abusing yourself.”

Karolina Kurkova

30“We are each gifted in a unique and important way. It is our privilege and our adventure to discover our own special light.”

Mary Dunbar

31“If you have the ability to love, love yourself first.”

Charles Bukowski

32“To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.”

Ralph Waldo Emerson

33“People who love themselves, don’t hurt other people. The more we hate ourselves, the more we want others to suffer.”

Dan Pearce

34“Love is the great miracle cure. Loving ourselves works miracles in our lives.”

Louise Hay

35“You're always with yourself, so you might as well enjoy the company.”

Diane Von Furstenberg

36“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

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

Robert Hand

38“You owe yourself the love that you so freely give to other people.”


39“No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.”

Eleanor Roosevelt

40“There are days I drop words of comfort on myself like falling leaves and remember that it is enough to be taken care of by myself.”

Brian Andreas

41“There is nothing noble about being superior to some other man. The true nobility is in being superior to your previous self.”

Hindu Proverb

42“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.”

T. Harv Eker

43“When you stop living your life based on what others think of you real life begins. At that moment, you will finally see the door of self-acceptance opened.”

Shannon L. Alder

44“Growth begins when we start to accept our own weakness.”

Jean Vanier

45“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

46“Beauty begins the moment you decided to be yourself.”

Coco Chanel

47“Most of the shadows of this life are caused by standing in one's own sunshine.”

Ralph Waldo Emerson

48“It took me a long time not to judge myself through someone else's eyes.”

Sally Field

49“Self-pity gets you nowhere. One must have the adventurous daring to accept oneself as a bundle of possibilities and undertake the most interesting game in the world making the most of one's best.”

Harry Emerson Fosdick

50“Encourage yourself, believe in yourself, and love yourself. Never doubt who you are.”

Stephanie Lahart

51“Perhaps we shall learn, as we pass through this age, that the 'other self" is more powerful than the physical self we see when we look into a mirror.”

Napoleon Hill

52“Stay true to yourself. An original is worth more than a copy.”

Suzy Kassem

53“People that don't know what they are worth will always see their capture's wings, but never their tail.”

Shannon L. Alder

54"You have to be able to love yourself because that's when things fall into place."

Vanessa Hudgens

55"Your body is your body; it's natural."

Emily Ratajkowski

56"When I was around 18, I looked in the mirror and said, 'You're either going to love yourself or hate yourself.' And I decided to love myself. That changed a lot of things."

Queen Latifah

57"You've gotta learn to love yourself and live your own life. Then you can go out in the world and try and figure everything else out."

Rob Halford

58"I know firsthand how long it takes to learn how to love yourself."


59“Loving ourselves works miracles in our lives.”

L. Hay

60“Your relationship with yourself sets the tone for every other relationship you have.”

Robert Holden

61“Love yourself. Enough to take the actions required for your happiness. Enough to cut yourself loose from the drama-filled past. Enough to set a high standard for relationships. Enough to feed your mind and body in a healthy manner. Enough to forgive yourself. Enough to move on.”

Steve Maraboli

62“We must fall in love with yourselves. I don’t like myself. I’m crazy about myself.”

Mae West

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

Denis Waitley

64“Self-love, my liege, is not so vile a sin, as self-neglecting.”

William Shakespeare

65“Your task is not to seek for Love, but merely to seek and find all the barriers within yourself that you have built against it.”


66“To fall in love with yourself is the first secret to happiness.”

Robert Morley

67“Love yourself and dream bigger.”

Teresa Collins

68"It isn’t what they call you, it’s what you answer to."

W.C. Fields

69“When admiring other people’s gardens, don’t forget to tend to your own flowers.”

Sandbar Khan

70“Do you want to meet the love of your life? Look in the mirror.”

Byron Katie