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Self-Love Quotes

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.

Author: Barbara De Angelis

Profession: American Expert on Relationships, Author

Resolve to be thyself: and know, that he who finds himself, loses his misery.

Author: Matthew Arnold (1822-1888)

Profession: British Poet, Critic

The best way to forget ones self is to look at the world with attention and love.

Author: Red Auerbach (1917)

Profession: American Basketball Coach

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

Author: Jean Shinoda Bolen

Profession: American Medical Doctor

Our first and last love is... self-love.

Author: Christian Nevell Bovee (1820-1904)

Profession: American Author, Lawyer

Don't worry about growing older or pleasing others. Please yourself.

Author: David Brown


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

Author: Les Brown (1945)

Profession: American Speaker, Author, Trainer, Motivator Lecturer

Self-love for ever creeps out, like a snake, to sting anything which happens to stumble upon it.

Author: Lord Byron (1788-1824)

Profession: British Poet

How many cares one loses when one decides not to be something, but to be someone.

Author: Coco Chanel (1883-1971)

Profession: French Couturier

Monkeys are superior to men in this: when a monkey looks into a mirror, he sees a monkey.

Author: Malcolm De Chazal (1902-1981)

Profession: French Writer

I'd rather be able to face myself in the bathroom mirror than be rich and famous.

Author: Ani DiFranco


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

Author: Walt Disney (1901-1966)

Profession: American Artist, Film Producer

A low self-love in the parent desires that his child should repeat his character and fortune.

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist

Do not wish to be anything except what you are.

Author: St. Francis De Sales (1567-1622)

Profession: Roman Catholic Bishop, Writer

He who falls in love with himself will have no rivals.

Author: Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790)

Profession: American Scientist, Publisher, Diplomat