75 Don’t Chase People Quotes To Help You Be Yourself

Looking for inspirational quotes about stop chasing people? We have rounded up the best collection of don’t chase people quotes, sayings, captions, and status messages (with images and pictures) to inspire you to be confident on your own and never go after people.

To chase is to follow or go after someone or something you want. When we chase people, we try to follow or copy them. These encouraging words will help you to be yourself and do your own thing.

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Chasing people in a relationship, love, or in friendship will always lead to discontent in your life. You’ll always be better off if you stop chasing people who will never be your true partner or friends. Life will improve if you stop running after relationships that just aren’t likely to happen.

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Though in the short-term you may find it difficult to cope with the situation, but eventually you will learn to value yourself and not run after people and relationships that are not meant for you.

We have divided these inspirational quotes about not chasing after people into these sections;

  • Best Don’t Chase People Quotes
  • Quotes About Not Chasing People
  • Don’t Chase Love Quotes
  • Quotes About Chasing Someone

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Best Don’t Chase People Quotes

  1. “I don’t chase people.”

  2. “Chase dreams not people.” – Unknown                                                                                                         
    don t chase people quotes
    don t chase people quotes

  3. “The best thing to hold onto in life is each other.” – Audrey Hepburn

  4. “God sometimes removes people from your life to protect you. Don’t run after them.” – Unknown                                                                                                                                               
    Don't Chase Someone Quotes
    Don’t Chase Someone Quotes

  5. “I’m not chasing, nor am I running away. I’m not hiding, not afraid to stay on my own.”

  6. “If you know how to attract people with the right attitude, you don’t need to chase them.”

  7. “If you don’t love yourself, you’ll always be chasing after people who don’t love you either.” – Joubert Botha

  8. “If you can’t figure out where you stand with someone, it might be time to stop standing and start walking.”

  9. “True love is not a hide-and-seek game; in true love, both lovers seek each other.” – Michael Bassey Johnson

  10. “Don’t waste your time chasing butterflies. Mend your garden, and the butterflies will come.” – Mario Quintana

  11. “Do not chase people. Work hard and be you. The right people who belong in your life you and stay. Do your thing.” ― Will Smith                                                               
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    don’t chase people quotes

  12. “I don’t chase people anymore. I learned that I’m here, and I’m important. I’m not going to run after people to prove that I matter.” ― Unknown

  13. “Your life will get better when you realize it’s better to be alone than to chase people who don’t really care about you.” – Thema Davis                                                           
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    dont chase quotes

  14. “I don’t chase people when they walk away. It’s not that they’re not important. I just believe that if they want me in their life, they’ll stay.”

  15. “Don’t chase people, be an example, attract them. Work hard and be yourself. The people who belong in your life will come find you and stay. Just do your thing.”

  16. “Chasing people who don’t care about you will not make them love you. It’s amazing, though, how you can turn things around by showing that you don’t care about them anymore.” – Unknown                                                                         
    Stop Chasing Wrong Things Quotes
    Stop Chasing Wrong Things Quotes

  17. “I no longer chase anything or anyone. I work for what I want and I remain patient while going after it. So called friends who want to go, can go. Lovers who have forgotten how to love me, can go. One do not have energy to chase what is not for me. Life is too short for me to run miles for people who don’t take steps for me.” – S.Mcnutt

  18. “Don’t chase people. Don’t chase relationships. Don’t beg for honesty. Don’t beg for love. You are entitled to have permanent people in your life, those you don’t have to chase. You are entitled to have genuine relationships, those you don’t have to guess your standing. Honesty is a gift presented by someone who chooses to honor you with it. Love is something that finds you and something that you will find in all of these.” – Ivee Lou

Quotes About Not Chasing People

  1. “Done chasing people.”                                                                                                                                 
    friendship dont chase people quotes
    friendship dont chase people quotes

  2. “Chase dreams not people.”

  3. “Let go of those who are already gone.” – Unknown                                                                                               
    i don t chase quotes
    i don t chase quotes

  4. “Stop chasing people who don’t want you.” – Unknown                                                                     
    Don't Chase People Quotes Images
    Don’t Chase People Quotes Images

  5. “Don’t chase people. Chase your dreams.” – Sam Gilbert

  6. “When people treat you like they don’t care, believe them.”

  7. “They are not too busy. They simply are not interested as much as you are.”

  8. “You will never have to chase what wants to stay with you. Don’t ever forget.” – Unknown                                                                                                                                             
    Never Chase Anyone Quotes
    Never Chase Anyone Quotes

  9. “People come and go. But life is simply about seeing who cares enough to stay.” ― Ziad K. Abdelnour                                                                                                                             
    Quotes About Chasing People
    Quotes About Chasing People

  10. “Two things you will never have to chase: true friends and true love.” – Mandy Hale                                                                                                                                                     
    Dont Chase Him Quotes
    Dont Chase Him Quotes

  11. “Don’t chase people. Because the right person who really belongs to you, will come and stay…!” – Jahidul Islam

  12. “If someone won’t lift a finger to call you, see you, and spend time with you. It’s time for you to lift 5 fingers and wave goodbye.”

  13. “I don’t chase after people anymore. If they like spending time with me, they will do so. If not, I’m content with my own company.” – Unknown                                       
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    dont chase people quotes

  14. “Stop begging and fighting for people to love you the right way. Stop investing time in people who don’t mind if you stay or leave.” – Reyna Biddy

  15. “I’m sorry. My days of chasing people are over. If you’re not making an effort to stay in my life, don’t get upset when I start doing things without you.” – Unknown                                                                                                                                               
    Chasing Quotes
    Chasing Quotes

  16. “People make time for who they want to make time for. People text, call and reply to people they want to talk to. Never believe anyone who says they’re too busy. If they wanted to be around you, they would.”

  17. “Sometimes it’s better to just let things be, let people go, don’t fight for closure, don’t ask for explanations, don’t chase answers and don’t expect people to understand where you’re coming from. ”- Rania Naim

  18. “When you chase someone, you automatically repel them, but when you are truly being yourself you will automatically attract the people in to your life who will truly matter. Just be yourself.” – Steven Aitchison

  19. “Sometimes it’s better to just let things be, let people go. Don’t fight for closure, don’t ask for explanation, don’t chase answers, and don’t expect people to understand where you’re coming from. You got to keep fighting for you because no one got you like you got yourself…”

  20. “Stop chasing people…If they block you, cut off contact with you, or ignore you…let them go. Let the people who naturally gravitate to you enjoy your energy. We spend so much time begging people to stay, “proving our worth”, clinging to them so that they won’t have room to leave. Cherish the people who WANT to talk to you, who WANT to see you, who are there by CHOICE, and not there because you chased them every time they decided to bail on you” ― Dru Edmund Kucherera

  21. “I’m slowly learning that even if I react, it won’t change anything, it won’t make people suddenly love and respect me, it won’t magically change their minds. Sometimes it’s better to just let things be, let people go, don’t fight for closure, don’t ask for explanations, don’t chase answers and don’t expect people to understand where you’re coming from. I’m slowly learning that life is better lived when you don’t center it on what’s happening around you and center it on what’s happening inside you instead. Work on yourself and your inner peace.”

Don’t Chase Love Quotes

Chasing your love is an expression which basically means to go after someone who doesn’t value you much. But when you value yourself, then you know your worth. You won’t run after anyone who does not value you or takes you for granted.

  1. “Even if you are the sun, you are the moon, and you are the stars, I’m not chasing.”

  2. “I won’t chase you or force you to love me. I won’t hold on to you or make you stay with me.”

  3. “I won’t chase you if you don’t chase me. I won’t be here forever, so respect me while I am here.”

  4. “I’m not chasing you. All I want is your hearts and to be your friend. But if I can’t get that, I’m good.”

  5. “I will not chase you, I will not lust for you, I will not try to change you, and I will accept you as you are.”

  6. “Everyone in this world will one day go away. I will not chase you, for I know one day. I will be gone too.”

  7. “I won’t chase you; I’m not a dog. I’m a man with responsibilities and priorities. I may love you, but I will not chase you.”

  8. “I won’t chase you even if you’re worth waiting for, but it will be if it’s meant to be! And if not, it’s not the end of the world!”

  9. “My heart has been at peace ever since I stopped chasing. I will not want you, I will not hate you, and I feel no pain about you.”

  10. “I will not chase you, but I will be here when you need me. I’m not going anywhere, but I won’t try to force things anymore.”

  11. “No matter how beautiful you may be, I won’t chase you. No matter how good things between us may get, I won’t force things.”

  12. “I won’t chase you, but whenever you need me, I’ll be there. I’ll be with you to protect you and to comfort you. I’m here to remind you.”

  13. “I won’t force you to love me, and I won’t make you hold my hand. I won’t make you stay with me. I won’t even ask you to see my worth.”

  14. “My love and my world, I can’t chase you down, nor can I keep you here. I hope my love will bring you back to me, and in your absence, I will be fine.”

  15. “Roses are red, violets are blue, and my love is like an eternal flame that cannot be forced. I won’t chase you, and I won’t control or make you love me.”

  16. “I won’t chase you around to accept my affections, and I won’t force you to be with me. It’s already a cold world out there, and I won’t force you to love me.”

  17. “I won’t chase you, I won’t beg for your love, and I won’t be your second choice. I know I can be good to you, and I’ll wait patiently until you come around.”

  18. “Sometimes, I wonder if you know how much I love you. I won’t chase you; I’m not that guy. I sit here with my heart aching and watch you make your decision.”

  19. “You don’t have to love me; I won’t chase you for your love. I won’t force you to be with me if you don’t want to, and I won’t force you to want me if you don’t see the need.”

  20. “I won’t force you to succumb to my desires of a love that’s forbidden. I won’t chase you to see me beyond what your mind thinks. I won’t force you to love me back because love shouldn’t be forced.”

Quotes About Chasing Someone

  1. “Be like a tree and let the dead leaves drop.” – Rumi

  2. “Don’t chase someone. Build yourself then let them chase you.” – Megha

  3. “I won’t chase you; even if you leave, I will wait for you as you work out your problems.”

  4. “I’m not chasing, and I’m not forcing. I’m only letting you know that I’m letting you go.”

  5. “I won’t chase you, I won’t push you, and I won’t make you either. I’ll accept you as you are.”

  6. “I’m not chasing; I’ve got no need to be. I love life, living each day as it will be the last.” – Abraham Hicks

  7. “I’m not chasing rainbows. I’m not even chasing you. I’m not chasing butterflies. I am cool with being alone.”

  8. “I won’t chase you, and I will let you go if I have to. I might not say it, but I’ll always be there if you need me.”

  9. “I might seem cold and callous, but this isn’t what I set out to be. I’m not chasing you, and I won’t chase you.”

  10. “I will let you be, and I won’t interfere when you don’t want me to. I will leave you alone, and I will not meddle.”

  11. “I won’t chase you. I won’t run after you. I won’t lure you. I won’t persuade you. I won’t plead with you. I won’t pout or cry.”

  12. “I’m not chasing because I’m not in need, I’m not a slave, I am not possessed, I am awake, and I am at peace with myself.”

  13. “I want to text you. Just to remind you that I’m still here. But then I remember that you know I’m here. You just don’t care.”

  14. “I’m not chasing you; I’m chasing myself, I’m chasing my own shadow, dreams, and goals, and I need to be with myself to be happy with myself.”

  15. “Have patience and wait for the things you want most. Don’t chase it. Don’t run after it. If God wants you to have it, He will give it to you. Amen.”


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