“Love yourself first and everything else falls into line.” – Lucille Ball

“The only person you should strive to be better than is the person you were yesterday.” – Unknown

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

“Don’t forget to love yourself.” – Soren Kierkegaard

“Self-compassion is simply giving the same kindness to ourselves that we would give to others.” – Christopher Germer

“Be yourself. An original is worth more than a copy.” – Unknown

“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

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

“Loving yourself starts with liking yourself, which starts with respecting yourself, which starts with thinking of yourself in positive ways.” – Jerry Corstens

“You are enough just as you are.” – Meghan Markle

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

“You owe yourself the love that you so freely give to other people.” – Unknown

“Don’t rely on someone else for your happiness and self-worth. Only you can be responsible for that. If you can’t love and respect yourself, no one else will be able to make that happen. Accept who you are – completely; the good and the bad – and make changes as YOU see fit – not because you think someone else wants you to be different.” – Stacey Charter

“To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance.” – Oscar Wilde MOTHER PHRASES AND QUOTES

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

“You, yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserves your love and affection.” – Sharon Salzberg

“Your task is not to seek for love, but merely to seek and find all the barriers within yourself that you have built against it.” – Rumi

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

“F.L.Y. First Love Yourself. Others will come next.” – Unknown

“You are worthy of love and belonging.” – BrenĂ© Brown

“Self-love is the source of all our other loves.” – Pierre Corneille

“The privilege of a lifetime is to love oneself.” – Virginia Woolf

“Be gentle with yourself, learn to love yourself, to forgive yourself, for only as we have the right attitude toward ourselves can we have the right attitude toward others.” – Wilfred Peterson

“Self-love is not selfish; you cannot truly love another until you know how to love yourself.” – Unknown

“The better you feel about yourself, the less you feel the need to show off.” – Robert Hand

“You are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.” – A.A. Milne