Finding Yourself Sayings and Quotes

Discovering who you really are can seem like an insurmountable task. With so much advice and wellness guru speak to sift through, it’s easy to get lost in the sauce. No matter how you choose to get there, finding yourself is a worthy pilgrimage. Tune into your inner voice with the collection below of wise, inspirational and humorous quotes on finding yourself.

Finding oneself and one's path is like waking up on a foggy day. Be patient, and presently the fog will clear and that which has always been there can be seen. The path is already there to follow.     

Rasheed Ogunlaru

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

You can always find the sun within yourself if you will only search.     

Maxwell Maltz

If you're being ignored, that's a good time to concentrate on finding yourself and creating your own mystery.     

Lykke Li

It's a life's journey of finding ourselves, finding our power, and living for yourself, not for everyone else.     

Mariska Hargitay

You really have to look inside yourself and find your own inner strength, and say, 'I'm proud of what I am and who I am, and I'm just going to be myself.     

Mariah Carey

You've got to find yourself first. Everything else'll follow.     

Charles De Lint

You never find yourself until you face the truth.     

Pearl Bailey

Sometimes when you lose your way, you find YOURSELF.     

Mandy Hale

The only way to find yourself is when you start being true to everyone around you.     


We lose ourselves in things we love. We find ourselves there, too.     

Kristin Martz

All the wonders you seek are within yourself.     

Thomas Browne

Sometimes we must lose ourselves to find ourselves.     

Sonny Long

Know thyself means this, that you get acquainted with what you know, and what you can do.     


It's not about finding a home so much as finding yourself.     

Jason Behr

Go find yourself first So you can also find me.     


Find out who you are and do it on purpose.     

Dolly Parton

Committing yourself is a way of finding out who you are. A man finds his identity by identifying.     

Robert Terwilliger

One does not 'find oneself' by pursuing one's self, but on the contrary by pursuing something else and learning through discipline or routine... who one is and wants to be.     

May Sarton