50 Know Your Worth Quotes

It’s not always easy to recognize our own worth. Luckily, the right quotes can help remind us about all the reasons we love and respect ourselves.

20 Inspirational Know Your Worth Quotes

“When you are content to be simply yourself and don’t compare or compete, everyone will respect you.” – Lao Tzu

“Your success will be determined by your own confidence and fortitude.” – Michelle Obama

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

Morgan Harper Nichols Quote

“Know your worth, hold your own power, be you.” – Morgan Harper Nichols

“In order to love who you are, you cannot hate the experiences that shaped you.” – Andrea Dykstra

“We are what we believe we are.” – C.S. Lewis

“You find peace not by rearranging the circumstances of your life, but by realizing who you are at the deepest level.” – Eckhart Tolle

Self-worth comes from one thing – thinking that you are worthy.” – Wayne Dyer

“Friendship with oneself is all-important, because without it one cannot be friends with anyone else in the world.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

“When you refuse to settle for less than the best… the best tends to track you down.” – Mandy Hale

“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

“The hardest part of the journey is believing you’re worthy of the trip.” – Glenn Beck

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

“You can have anything you want if you are willing to give up the belief that you can’t have it.” – Dr. Robert Anthony

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

“Everybody’s a genius. But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it’ll spend its life believing that it’s stupid.” – Albert Einstein

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

“There’s just no reason to allow people to be mean to you. Ever. You are a human being with dignity, and you are inherently worthy of respect. The end.” – Nanea Hoffman

“We are all alone, born alone, die alone, and – in spite of True Romance magazines – we shall all someday look back on our lives and see that, in spite of our company, we were alone the whole way. I do not say lonely – at least, not all the time – but essentially, and finally, alone. This is what makes your self-respect so important, and I don’t see how you can respect yourself if you must look in the hearts and minds of others for your happiness.” – Hunter S. Thompson

“Character – the willingness to accept responsibility for one’s own life – is the source from which self-respect springs.” – Joan Didion

10 Know Your Worth Quotes For Her

“As hard as it is, owning who you are and knowing what you want is the only sure path to affirmation… I want women to know they can get out of any situation if they return to their core source of strength: themselves.” – Ashley Graham

“Beauty begins the moment you decide to be yourself.” – Coco Chanel

“I’m selfish, impatient, and a little insecure. I make mistakes, I am out of control, and at times hard to handle. But if you can’t handle me at my worst, then you sure as hell don’t deserve me at my best.” – Marilyn Monroe

“If there’s one thing I’m willing to bet on, it’s myself.” – Beyonce

Eleanor Roosevelt Quote

“No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

“I had to grow to love my body. I did not have a good self-image at first. Finally, it occurred to me, I’m either going to love me or hate me. And I chose to love myself. Then everything kind of sprung from there. Things that I thought weren’t attractive became sexy. Confidence makes you sexy.” – Queen Latifah

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

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

“We just need to be kinder to ourselves. If we treated ourselves the way we treated our best friend, can you imagine how much better off we would be?” – Meghan Markle

“All you can do is be your best self. I’ve always felt that I had to be that much more aware of how I present myself. I’m representing more than just me. I think every person should think that way.” – Misty Copeland

10 Know Your Worth Quotes For Him

“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

“Respect yourself enough to walk away from anything that no longer serves you, grows you, or makes you happy.” – Robert Tew

“The difference between a confident man and an unconfident one is not that they don’t experience self-doubt and fear, but rather they choose a time to push beyond it and take decisive action.” – Jesse Jimz

“The ability to sell yourself and your skills and expertise will empower you and build confidence, not only within yourself but within all aspects of your career in general.” – Jack Warren

Mark Twain Quote

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

“The greatest evil that can befall man is that he should come to think ill of himself.” – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

“Making your mark on the world is hard. If it were easy, everybody would do it. But it’s not. It takes patience, it takes commitment, and it comes with plenty of failure along the way. The real test is not whether you avoid this failure, because you won’t. it’s whether you let it harden or shame you into inaction, or whether you learn from it; whether you choose to persevere.” – Barack Obama

“A man with self-confidence has a natural smile on his face, sense in his mind, and strength in his hands.” – Amit Kalantri

“Always believe in yourself and keep going. You don’t have to have the most talent in the world. You don’t have to be the smartest person in the world. If you persist and you persist and you persist, you will be successful.” – Dean Cain

“Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does.” – William James

10 Funny Know Your Worth Quotes

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

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

Maxwell Maltz Quote

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

“It’s not your job to like me… it’s mine!” – Byron Katie

“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

“All you need in this life is ignorance and confidence, and then success is sure.” – Mark Twain

“Be a pineapple: stand tall, wear a crown, and be sweet on the inside.” – Unknown

“People often say that motivation doesn’t last. Well, neither does bathing – that’s why we recommend it daily!” – Zig Ziglar

“A peacock that rests on his tail feathers is just another turkey.” – Dolly Parton

“People say nothing is impossible, but I do nothing every day.” – A.A. Milne

Remembering your worth is crucial to achieving success and happiness in life. These quotes offer inspiring words to help you recognize your value and embrace your true potential. But it’s important to also find inspiration that speaks directly to your unique experiences and struggles.

That’s why we recommend checking out our other collections. Our collection of empowering quotes for women features inspiring words of wisdom from some of the world’s most successful and influential women.

And our motivational quotes for men offer inspiring words to help you stay focused, determined, and driven toward your goals. So why not explore these collections and discover the inspiration that speaks to you?

David Woutersen

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