Believing In Yourself Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old believing in yourself quotes, believing in yourself sayings, and believing in yourself proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

You are a piece of the puzzle of someone else's life. You may never know where you fit, but others will fill the holes in their lives with pieces of you.     

Bonnie Arbon

No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.     

Eleanor Roosevelt

It took me a long time not to judge myself through someone else's eyes.     

Sally Field

A successful person is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks that others throw at him or her.     

David Brinkley

It's not who you are that holds you back, it's who you think you're not.     

Attributed to Hanoch McCarty

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

Believe in yourself, take on your challenges, dig deep within yourself to conquer fears. Never let anyone bring you down. You got to keep going.     

Chantal Sutherland

Don't let fear or insecurity stop you from trying new things. Believe in yourself. Do what you love. And most importantly, be kind to others, even if you don't like them.     

Stacy London

Believe in yourself, and the rest will fall into place. Have faith in your own abilities, work hard, and there is nothing you cannot accomplish.     

Brad Henry

Whatever you want in life, other people are going to want it too. Believe in yourself enough to accept the idea that you have an equal right to it.     

Diane Sawyer

The only person who can pull me down is myself, and I'm not going to let myself pull me down anymore.     

C. JoyBell C.

If you truly want to be respected by people you love, you must prove to them that you can survive without them.     

Michael Bassey Johnson

Your time is way too valuable to be wasting on people that can't accept who you are.     

Turcois Ominek

You may be the only person left who believes in you, but it's enough. It takes just one star to pierce a universe of darkness. Never give up.     

Richelle E. Goodrich

To be of good quality, you have to excuse yourself from the presence of shallow and callow minded individuals.     

Michael Bassey Johnson

It is never too late to be what you might have been.     

George Eliot

The man who moves a mountain begins by carrying away small stones.     


I can be changed by what happens to me. But I refuse to be reduced by it.     

Maya Angelou

In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure.     

Bill Cosby

I don't measure a man's success by how high he climbs but how high he bounces when he hits bottom.     

George S. Patton

There is nothing more beautiful than believing in yourself.     

Sam Kao

To be a champ, you have to believe in yourself when nobody else will.     

Sugar Ray Robinson

Just go out there and do what you've got to do.     

Martina Navratilova

If you don't ask because you might be refused, you've already refused yourself.     

Nisandeh Neta

You must expect great things of yourself before you can do them.     

Michael Jordan

The individual has always had to struggle to keep from being overwhelmed by the tribe. If you try it, you will be lonely often, and sometimes frightened. But no price is too high to pay for the privilege of owning yourself.     

Friedrich Nietzsche

Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don't matter, and those who matter don't mind.     

Bernard M. Maruch

Follow your inner moonlight; don't hide the madness.     

Allen Ginsberg

Faithless To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.     

Ralph Waldo Emerson

I will not let anyone walk through my mind with their dirty feet.     

Mahatma Gandhi