150+ Love Yourself Quotes That’ll Improve Your Mental Health

The best gift we can give ourselves is an unconditional love for ourselves. Nobody can love us more than we love ourselves. Love yourself quotes are really handy because they help us stay mentally strong when we doubt ourselves.

Self-love can be quite difficult, especially when we have expectations for ourselves that we haven’t met. But you must try to love yourself first, when you love yourself, you’ll find it easy to love others. Always remember you are enough, don’t let anyone tell you otherwise, and never give up on yourself.

Enough pep talk from me, here are the best love yourself quotes that will help you easily fall in love with yourself and find happiness from within. There are also some great quotes here that will inspire you to believe in yourself

Short Love Yourself Quotes

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“It’s hard to feel desire when you don’t feel desirable” ― Christine Feehan

“To fall in love with yourself is the first secret to happiness.” – Robert Morley

“Maybe if we love ourselves healthy we will all heal?”― Nikki Rowe

“Loving yourself isn’t vanity. It’s sanity.” -Katrina Mayer

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

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

“If you ever want to love someone, love yourself unconditionally first.” – Debasish Mridha

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

 “Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes.” –  Carl Gustav Jung

“I am my own experiment. I am my own work of art.” –  Madonna

 “Dress yourself in such a way that it shows that you love yourself.” ― Debasish Mridha

“You can never meet your potential until you truly learn to love yourself.” ― Teresa Collins

“Somewhere, somebody is looking for someone exactly like you.” ― Germany Kent

“You are very powerful, provided you know how powerful you are.” – Yogi Bahaman

Love is the great miracle cure. Loving ourselves works miracles in our lives. ― Louise L. Hay

Happiness from Within Quotes That’ll Help You Love Yourself

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“Breathe. Let go. And remind yourself that this very moment is the only one you know you have for sure.” – Oprah Winfrey

“When you make a mistake, respond to yourself in a loving way rather than a self-shaming way.” – Ellie Holcomb

“Until you value yourself, you won’t value your time. Until you value your time, you will not do anything with it.” – M. Scott Peck

“My mother told me to be a lady. And for her, that meant be your own person, be independent.” – Ruth Bader Ginsburg

“Whatever you are doing, love yourself for doing it. Whatever you are feeling, love yourself for feeling it.” ― Thaddeus Golas

“It’s a funny thing about life, once you begin to take note of the things you are grateful for, you begin to lose sight of the things that you lack.” ― Germany Kent

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

“Encourage yourself, believe in yourself, and love yourself. Never doubt who you are.” ― Stephanie Lahart

” 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

“Be healthy and take care of yourself, but be happy with the beautiful things that make you, you.” – Beyoncé

“Love yourself. Forgive yourself. Be true to yourself. How you treat yourself sets the standard for how others will treat you.” ― Steve Maraboli

“Scarcity of self-value cannot be remedied by money, recognition, affection, attention or influence.”― Gary Zukav

“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

Love Yourself Quotes That Will Encourage You

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

“You don’t have to stop fighting for others, you just have to remember to fight for yourself too.” ― Liz Newman

“It’s when you start to love yourself more than those around you that your ego begins to take shape & form.” ― Anthony T. Hincks

 Everything worth having costs something, and the price of true love is self-knowledge.

To be beautiful means to be yourself. You don’t need to be accepted by others. You need to accept yourself.― Thich Nhat Hanh

“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

“Love yourself not in some egocentric, self-serving sense but love yourself the way you would love your friend in the sense of taking care of yourself, nourishing yourself, trying to understand, comfort, and strengthen yourself.”― Frederick Buechner

Believing in our hearts that who we are is enough is the key to a more satisfying and balanced life. ― Ellen Sue Stern

“Have the courage to love yourself like you always wished someone would.” ― Vironika Tugaleva

“Plant your own garden and decorate your own soul, instead of waiting for someone to bring you flowers.”― Veronica A. Shoffstall

“The absence of self-love can never be replaced with the presence of people’s love for you.”― Edmond Mbiaka

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“You’ve got to love yourself first. You’ve got to be okay on your own before you can be okay with somebody else.” – Jennifer Lopez

“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,

“Those who mistrust their own abilities are being too wicked to themselves, discouraging themselves from doing what they should have been excelling in. If you are good at discouraging yourself, you can’t be a good leader because leadership is built on inspiring others to face challenges.”
― Israelmore Ayivor

“Most of the shadows of this life are caused by standing in one’s own sunshine.” ― Ralph Waldo Emerson

 “I am not bound to win, but I am bound to be true. I am not bound to succeed, but I am bound to live up to what light I have.” ― Abraham Lincoln

“People are like stained-glass windows. They sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when the darkness sets in their true beauty is revealed only if there is light from within.” ― Elisabeth Keebler-Ross

“Even when it seems that there is no one else, always remember there’s one person who never ceased to love you – yourself.” – Sanhita Baruah

. “Don’t ask yourself what the world needs, ask yourself what makes you come alive. And then go and do that. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive.” – Howard Washington Thurman

“It is so important to take time for yourself and find clarity. The most important relationship is the one you have with yourself.” – Diane Von Furstenberg

“Today you are you! That is truer than true! There is no one alive who is you-er than you! Shout loud, ‘I am lucky to be what I am! ” – Dr. Seuss

“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

Love Yourself Quotes That Will Make Boost Your Self- Esteem

You were born an original work of art. Stay original always. Originals cost more than imitations.”― Suzy Kassem

“Loving yourself…does not mean being self-absorbed or narcissistic, or disregarding others. Rather it means welcoming yourself as the most honored guest in your own heart, a guest worthy of respect, a lovable companion.” ― Margo Anand

“To love yourself right now, just as you are, is to give yourself heaven. Don’t wait until you die. If you wait, you die now. If you love, you live now.” ― Alan Cohen

“When you recover or discover something that nourishes your soul and brings joy, care enough about yourself to make room for it in your life.” – Jean Shinoda Bolen

“If you can learn to love yourself and all the flaws, you can love other people so much better. And that makes you so happy.” – Kristin Chenoweth

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

 “Remember always that you not only have the right to be an individual, you have an obligation to be one.” ― Eleanor Roosevelt

“All people deserve your kindness, but none more so than you.” – Justin Kan

“Don’t suffocate your spirit for the lessons that were only passing through spring.” ― Nikki Rowe

“The most powerful relationship you will ever have is the relationship with yourself” ― Steve Maraboli

“Self-care is never a selfish act, it is simply good stewardship of the only gift I have, the gift I was put on earth to offer to others.” – Parker Palmer

“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

Love Yourself Quotes That’ll Give You Joy

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

“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, 

The deepest principle in human nature is the craving to be appreciated.”― William James

“All you really need to do is accept this moment fully. You are then at ease in the here and now and at ease with yourself.” – Eckhart Tolle

“Love is a battle with yourself. Be kind and love yourself before you love anyone else.” – Karen Quan

“I don’t entirely approve of some of the things I have done, or am, or have been. But I’m me. God knows, I’m me.” – Elizabeth Taylor

“Be very very very gentle with yourself. The world is very very very hard on you”― Srividya Srinivasan

“You are beautiful. Know this. Anyone who tells you otherwise is simply lying. You are beautiful.”― Steve Maraboli

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

“Self-love is an ocean and your heart is a vessel. Make it full, and any excess will spill over into the lives of the people you hold dear. But you must come first.”― Beau Taplin

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

“Looking back you realize that a very special person passed briefly through your life and that person was you. It is not too late to become that person again.”― Robert Brault

Inspirational Love Yourself Quotes

My willingness to be intimate with my own deep feelings creates the space for intimacy with another.― Shakti Gawain

“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

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

“If you want to find the real competition, just look in the mirror. After awhile you’ll see your rivals scrambling for second place.”― Criss Jami

“Perfectionism is searching for faults to justify low self-esteem. It is a guaranteed failure and fantasy.” –― Brittany Burgunder

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

152. “Beauty is when you can appreciate yourself. When you love yourself, that’s when you’re most beautiful.” – Zoe Kravitz

“Eat like you love yourself. Move like you love yourself. Speak like you love yourself. Act like you love yourself.” – Tara Stiles

 “We can’t be so desperate for love that we forget where we can always find it; within.”― Alexandra Ell

“As I began to love myself I found that anguish and emotional suffering are only warning signs that I was living against my own truth.” – Charlie Chaplin

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