In our society, there seems to be a commonly held idea that loving yourself makes you selfish, inconsiderate or rude. Actually, self-love means that you choose to place a high value on who you are, which is healthy and ultimately necessary to live a balanced life. When you love yourself, you are equipped to love others. The truth is, if you don’t take care of yourself first, you cannot possibly take care of anybody else. Here are 12 Of The Most Inspiring And Empowering Self-Love Quotes


12 Of The Most Inspiring And Empowering Self-Love Quotes

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1- “Love is the great miracle cure. Loving ourselves works miracles in our lives.” -Louise L. Hay – Self-Love Quotes

Love is the most powerful force on earth. When you direct that love towards yourself, miracles happen.


2- “When a woman becomes her own best friend life is easier.” -Diane Von Furstenberg- Self-Love Quotes

When you start to see yourself as the divine being that you are, you place yourself in the vibration of love and life therefore becomes easier.



3-“Don’t sacrifice yourself too much, because if you sacrifice too much there’s nothing else you can give and nobody will care for you.” -Karl Lagerfeld- Self- Love Quotes

If you constantly compromise on your own needs in life, you will eventually lose yourself.


4-“The most terrifying thing is to accept oneself completely.” – C.G. Jung- Self-Love Quotes

When you can love and accept who you are, right now, even with all of your flaws, you create an unshakeable bond with yourself.


5-“One of the greatest regrets in life is being what others would want you to be, rather than being yourself.” -Shannon L. Alder- Self-Love Quotes

Be who you are, everyone else is already taken.


6- “Your time is way too valuable to be wasting on people that can’t accept who you are.” -Turcois Ominek- Self-Love Quotes

Accepting yourself and loving yourself makes you intolerant to those who do not treat you with the highest forms of love and respect.

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7- “If you have the ability to love, love yourself first.” -Charles Bukowski- Self Love Quotes

Love who you are, where you are and what you do.

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8- “The most powerful relationship you will ever have is the relationship with yourself.” -Steve Maraboli- Self-Love Quotes

When you fall madly in love with yourself, others can’t help but do the same.


9- “A person learns how to love himself through the simple acts of loving and being loved by someone else.” -Haruki – Self-Love Quotes

We become excellent at love by practicing it. We create self-love by understanding and communicating what it is that we need, and by having the courage to ask for it.


10- “People who love themselves come across as very loving, generous and kind; they express their self-confidence through humility, forgiveness and inclusiveness.” -Sanaya Roman – Self-Love Quotes

When you love yourself it is easy to be kind, caring and compassionate because the love you have for yourself radiates out of you and onto others.


11- “To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.” -Ralph Waldo Emerson- Self-Love Quotes

Practicing self love means never compromising the truth of who you are.


12- “You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love & affection.” ~Buddha- Self-Love Quotes

YOU deserve your love as much as anybody else does. Start within, then share your love without.


Do you have a favourite self love quote that inspires you? Share it in the comments below!