150 Self Worth Quotes To Give You Strength And Confidence

Looking for inspirational quotes about self worth? We have rounded up the best collection of self worth quotes, sayings, captions, (with images and pictures) to inspire you to value yourself and encourage you to refuse to settle for less than you deserve.

Self worth is knowing what you are truly worthy of deserving. It means to know your own value as a human being. Self belief helps you to believe in yourself and love yourself for being who you are and know that you are worthy of all the love and happiness in the world.

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You don’t let people take you for granted when you value yourself, your opinions, and your time. And when we value ourself, nobody can take us for granted. With inner strength and confidence you need to believe in yourself and your abilities, that you are worthy and deserve the best in the world.

Also See: You Are Worthy Quotes

Investment on yourself is the best investment. The world will not value you until you start valuing yourself.

When you believe in yourself and love yourself for being who you are, then you refuse to settle for less than you deserve.

These motivational quotes are divided in these sections:-

  • Positive Self Worth Quotes
  • Inspiring Quotes About Self Worth
  • Inner Strength Self Worth Woman Quotes

For more inspiration, also check out powerful positive affirmations and you are enough quotes that will help you to build love and respect in yourself.

Positive Self Worth Quotes

  1. “Never settle for anything less than you want.” – PJ Harvey

  2. “Be faithful to that which exists within yourself.” – André Gide

  3. “Self-worth is everything. Without it, life is a misery.” – Julie Walters                                         

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    quotes about self worth

  4. “Put all excuses aside and remember this: You are capable.” – Zig Ziglar

  5. “Trust yourself–you know more than you think you do.” – Benjamin Spock

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

  7. “Sooner or later, those who win are those who think they can.” ­- Paul Tournier

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

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    self-worth quotes

  9. “When you know your worth, no one can make you feel worthless.” – Unknown

  10. “Not one drop of my self-worth depends on your acceptance of me.” – Unknown

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

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    self worth quotes

  12. “Make the most of yourself, for that is all there is of you.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

  13. “It is not who you are that holds you back, it’s who you think you’re not.” – Denis Waitley

  14. “When you learn how much you’re worth you’ll stop giving people discounts.” – Karen Salmansohn                                                                                                                 

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    self worth woman quotes

  15. “Your value doesn’t decrease based on someone’s inability to see your worth.” – Unknown

  16. “Sometimes the hardest part of the journey is believing you’re worth the trip.” – Glenn Beck

  17. “I can be changed by what happens to me. But I refuse to be reduced by it.” ­­– Maya Angelou

  18. “Never measure your self worth by what other people think you should have become.” ­­– Unknown

  19. “Only make decisions that support your self-image, self-esteem, and self-worth.” ­­– Oprah Winfrey

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    inner strength self worth woman quotes

  20. “Don’t live down to expectations. Go out there and do something remarkable.” ­­– Wendy Wasserstein

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

  22. “When you start seeing your worth, you’ll find it harder to stay around people who don’t.” – Unknown

  23. “Know your worth. Know the difference between what you’re getting and what you deserve.” – Unknown

  24. “We cannot think of being acceptable to others until we have first proven acceptable to ourselves.” – Malcolm X

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

  26. “Know your worth! People always act like they’re doing more for you than you’re doing for them.” – Kayne West

  27. “If you find yourself constantly trying to prove your worth to someone. You have already forgotten your value.” – Unknown

  28. “With realization of one’s own potential and self-confidence in one’s ability, one can build a better world.” – The Dalai Lama

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

  30. “Your self-worth is determined by you. You don’t have to depend on someone telling you who you are.” – Beyoncé Knowles

  31. “Self love, self respect and self worth: There’s a reason they all start with ‘self’ – you can’t find them in anyone else.” – Unknown

  32. “Self–worth is so vital to your happiness if you don’t feel good about you, it’s hard to feel good about anything else.” – Sandy Hale

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

  34. “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

  35. “You have been criticizing yourself for years, and it hasn’t worked. Try approving of yourself and see what happens.” – Louise Hay

  36. “When you understand that your self-worth is not determined by your net-worth, then you’ll have financial freedom.” – Suze Orman

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

  38. “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

  39. “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

  40. “Always be yourself–express yourself, have faith in yourself. Do not go out and look for a successful personality and duplicate it.” – Bruce Lee

  41. “For we are God’s handiwork, created in Christ Jesus to do good works, which God prepared in advance for us to do.” – Ephesians 2:10 (Bible Verses)

  42. “If you have no confidence in self, you are twice defeated in the race of life. With confidence, you have won even before you have started.” – Cicero

  43. “Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one’s definition of your life, but define yourself.” – Harvey Fierstein

  44. “You need to love yourself. Love yourself so much to the point that your energy and aura rejects anyone who doesn’t know your worth.” – Billy Chapata

  45. “Your self worth is not your current job, career, car, house, position in life. All souls have the same value. Irreplaceable. Repeat I am enough!” – Unknown

  46. “Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.” – Norman Vincent Peale

  47. “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

  48. “Because one believes in oneself, one doesn’t try to convince. Because one is content with oneself, one doesn’t need others’ approval. Because one accepts oneself, the whole world accepts him or her.” – Lao Tzu

  49. “The truth is: Belonging starts with self-acceptance. Your level of belonging, in fact, can never be greater than your level of self-acceptance, because believing that you’re enough is what gives you the courage to be authentic, vulnerable and imperfect.” – Brene Brown

  50. “The only one who gets to decide your worth is you. It doesn’t come from your bank account or the number of friends you have. It doesn’t come from what someone else says you are worth. It’s called self worth for a reason – it comes from you. It comes from being yourself and being proud of who you are…” – Nikki Banas

Inspiring Quotes About Self Worth

Having a strong sense of self-worth means that you accept yourself completely, despite your imperfections, flaws, and weaknesses. To make people realize our worth and make them respect us, we first have to value ourselves.

Having self respect means you begin to believe in yourself and feel worthy of being treated fairly and with courtesy. To value yourself having self love and self esteem is very important.

If you like these famous quotes about self worth, also check our collection of self care quotes and self love quotes to inspire you to value yourself on a priority basis.

  1. “Don’t ever doubt your worth.” – Unknown

  2. “Accept who you are; and revel in it.” – Mitch Albom

  3. “You attract what you believe you’re worth.” – Unknown                                                           

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    Inspirational Quotes On Self-Worth

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

  5. “Be faithful to that which exists within yourself.” – Andre Gide

  6. “To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance.” – Oscar Wilde

  7. “It is not the mountain we conquer but ourselves.” – Sir Edmund Hillary

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

  9. “The worst t loneliness is to not be comfortable with yourself.” – Mark Twain

  10. “You alone are enough. You have nothing to prove to anybody.” – Maya Angelou                                                                                                                                                             

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    powerful quotes about self-worth

  11. “Wanting to be someone else is a waste of the person you are.” – Marilyn Monroe

  12. “One who knows himself is never disturbed by what others think about him.” – Osho

  13. “The reward for conformity is that everyone likes you but yourself.” – Rita Mae Brown

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

  15. “Think highly of yourself because the world takes you at your own estimate.” – Kurt Hahn

  16. “As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.” – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

  17. “You are not your mistakes; they are what you did, not who you are.” – Lisa Lieberman Wang

  18. “You must find the courage to leave the table if respect is no longer being served.” – Tene Edwards

  19. “Don’t be satisfied with stories, how things have gone with others. Unfold your own myth.” – Rumi

  20. “Too many people overvalue what they are not and undervalue what they are.” – Malcolm S. Forbes

  21. “Self-pity is our worst enemy and if we yield to it, we can never do anything wise in this world.” – Helen Keller

  22. “It is confidence in our bodies, minds, and spirits that allows us to keep looking for new adventures.” – Oprah Winfrey

  23. “You’re never as good as everyone tells you when you win, and you’re never as bad as they say when you lose.” – Lou Holtz

  24. “There came a time when the risk to remain tight in the bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.” – Anaïs Nin

  25. “Strong people have a strong sense of self-worth and self-awareness; they don’t need the approval of others.” – Roy T. Bennett

  26. “If you hear a voice within you say ‘you cannot paint,’ then by all means paint, and that voice will be silenced.” – Vincent Van Gogh

  27. “People who love themselves, don’t hurt other people. The more we hate ourselves, the more we want others to suffer.” – Dan Pearce

  28. “The moment you feel you have to prove your worth to someone is the moment to absolutely and utterly walk away.” – Alysia Harris

  29. “To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson                                                                     

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    Self Worth Quotes Images

  30. “We have to learn to be our own best friends because we fall too easily into the trap of being our own worst enemies.” – Roderick Thorp

  31. ”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

  32. “Don’t be distracted by criticism. Remember–the only taste of success some people have is when they take a bite out of you.” – Zig Ziglar

  33. “Always be prepared, always be yourself, and always be honest. That is a good recipe for self-respect, self-love, and self-worth.” – Unknown

  34. “Our sense of self-worth is the single most important determinant of the health, abundance, and joy we allow into our lives.” – Dan Millman

  35. “One’s dignity may be assaulted, vandalized and cruelly mocked, but it can never be taken away unless it is surrendered.” – Michael J. Fox

  36. 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

  37. “Don’t try to prove anything about yourself to anyone. It isn’t necessary. Your worth shines through to others- know your worth.” – Alexandra Stoddard

  38. “Maturity is learning to walk away from people and situations that threaten your peace of mind, self-respect, values, morals or self-worth” –. Unknown

  39. “Love yourself and be awake – today, tomorrow, always. First establish yourself in the way, then teach others, and so defeat sorrow.” – Gautama Buddha

  40. “Women must learn to find self-worth within themselves, not through others. It is important to carve out a place just for you.” – Georgette Mosbacher

  41. “You need never feel inferior. You need never feel that you were born without talents or without opportunities to give them expression.” – Gordon B. Hinckley

  42. “Successful people have fear, successful people have doubts, and successful people have worries. They just don’t let these feelings stop them.” – T. Harv Eker

  43. “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

  44. “If you had to choose only two qualities to get you through times of change, the first should be a sense of self-worth and the second a sense of humor.” – Jennifer James

  45. “If you want to be respected by others, the great thing is to respect yourself. Only by that, only by self-respect will you compel others to respect you.” – Fyodor Dostoevsky

  46. “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

  47. “Inaction breeds doubt and fear. Action breeds confidence and courage. If you want to conquer fear, do not sit home and think about it. Go out and get busy.” – Dale Carnegie

  48. “The deeper you love yourself, the more the universe will affirm your worth. Then you can enjoy a lifelong love affair that brings you the richest fulfillment from inside out.” – Alan Cohen

  49. “Love of others and love of ourselves are not alternatives. On the contrary, an attitude of love towards themselves will be found in all those who are capable of loving others.” – Erich Fromm

  50. “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 Kubler-Ross

  51. “As long as you look for someone else to validate who you are by seeking their approval, you are setting yourself up for disaster. You have to be whole and complete in yourself. No one can give you that.” – Nic Sheff

  52. “Every word, facial expression, gesture, or action on the part of a parent gives the child some message about self-worth. It is sad that so many parents don’t realize what messages they are sending.” – Virginia Satir

  53. “The Universe took its time on you crafted you precisely so you could offer the world something distinct from everyone else so when you doubt how you were created you doubt an energy greater than us both.” – Rupi Kaur

  54. “A healthy self-love means we have no compulsion to justify to ourselves or others why we take vacations, why we sleep late, why we buy new shoes, why we spoil ourselves from time to time. We feel comfortable doing things which add quality and beauty to life.” – Andrew Matthews

  55. “Self-esteem is a huge piece of my work. You have to believe it’s possible and believe in yourself. Because after you’ve decided what you want, you have to believe it’s possible, and possible for you, not just for other people. Then you need to seek out models, mentors, and coaches.” – Jack Canfield

  56. “She’s single because she refuses to change her relationship status for someone who falls short of what she deserves. Knowing her self value, she’s chosen to preserve a spot in her heart for a real man, someone mature enough to understand that loyalty, commitment and honesty is a priority and not an option.” – Unknown

  57. “Man often becomes what he believes himself to be. If I keep on saying to myself that I cannot do a certain thing, it is possible that I may end by really becoming incapable of doing it. On the contrary, if I have the belief that I can do it, I shall surely acquire the capacity to do it even if I may not have it at the beginning.” – Mahatma Gandhi

Inner Strength Self Worth Woman Quotes

Loving yourself and valuing your self-worth is important so that others value you. Let these positive quotes about being important reinstill the belief that “you matter“.

Words are powerful and these encouraging quotes about self-worth by famous women, personalities, authors, who have carved their way to success with all the strength and confidence will surely inspire you.

Also check our collection of classy women quotes and strong women quotes to inspire you to be fierce less and unleash your true power.

  1. “Never settle for anything less than your best.” – Brian Tracy

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

  3. “Never trust your fears, they don’t know your strength.” – Unknown

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

  5. “I am not what happened to me. I am what I choose to become.” – Unknown

  6. “A woman is unstoppable after she realizes she deserves better.” – Unknown

  7. “Someone’s opinion of you does not have to become your reality.” – Les Brown

  8. “Do not let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do.” – John Wooden

  9. “Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear, not absence of fear.” – Mark Twain

  10. “You have what it takes to be a victorious, independent, fearless woman.” – Tyra Banks

  11. “Never settle with words what you can accomplish with a flame-thrower.” – Bruce Feirstein

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

  13. “I survived because the fire inside me burned brighter than the fire around me.” – Unknown

  14. “Never bend your head. Always hold it high. Look the world straight in the eye.” – Helen Keller

  15. “Success is most often achieved by those who don’t know that failure is inevitable.” – Coco Chanel

  16. “A woman is like a tea bag – you never know how strong she is until she gets in hot water.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

  17. “Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.” – Helen Keller

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

  19. “There are so many more important things to worry about than how you’re perceived by strangers.” – Dennis Lehane

  20. “Confidence is a habit that can be developed by acting as if you already had the confidence you desire to have.” – Brian Tracy

  21. “People who repeatedly attack your confidence and self-esteem are quite aware of your potential, even if you are not.” – Unknown

  22. “Never ever mistake her silence for weakness. Remember that sometimes the air stills, before the onset of a hurricane.” – Nikita Gill

  23. “There is no passion to be found playing small – in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living.” – Nelson Mandela

  24. “I believe becoming healthy and working out saved my life by giving me the confidence and self worth to achieve my goals.” – Kim Lyons

  25. “When you accept the fact that your true identity includes being an overcomer, you will never settle for less than a miracle.” – Craig Groeschel

  26. “I care for myself. The more solitary, the more friendless, the more unsustained I am, the more I will respect myself.” – Charlotte Brontë, ‘Jane Eyre’

  27. “Everything you need is within you, the strength, courage and confidence to change your life. You just need to look within yourself and find it.” – Amanda Ray

  28. “The journey is valuable, but believing in your talents, your abilities, and your self-worth can empower you to walk down an even brighter path.” – Soledad O’Brien

  29. “Every woman that finally figured out her worth, has picked up her suitcases of pride and boarded a flight to freedom, which landed in the valley of change.” – Shannon L. Alder

  30. “We gain strength, and courage, and confidence by each experience in which we really stop to look fear in the face … we must do that which we think we cannot.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

  31. “Remind yourself of what you’ve been able to overcome. All the times you felt like you weren’t going to make it through, you proved yourself wrong. You’re more powerful than you think.” – Unknown

  32. “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

  33. “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.” – Barbara De Angelis

  34. “Everything that happens to you is a reflection of what you believe about yourself. We cannot outperform our level of self-esteem. We cannot draw to ourselves more than we think we are worth.” ­– Iyanla Vanzant

  35. “Life is not easy for any of us. But what of that? We must have perseverance and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something and that this thing must be attained.” ­– Marie Curie

  36. “No matter what kind of challenges or difficulties or painful situations you go through in your life, we all have something deep within us that we can reach down and find the inner strength to get through them.” – Alana Stewart

  37. “You may encounter many defeats, but you must not be defeated. In fact, it may be necessary to encounter the defeats, so you can know who you are, what you can rise from, how you can still come out of it.” ­– Maya Angelou

  38. “You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You are able to say to yourself, I loved through this horror, I can take the next thing that comes along.” ­– Unknown


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Self-worth is the strong belief that you are a valuable person regardless of what you have or haven’t accomplished. It’s the belief that you matter. Having self worth in realtionships is as important as valuing yourself with others in the world.

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