Category Archives: Being Yourself

Quotes about individuality and being yourself

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Ralph Waldo Emerson

“All the mistakes I make arise from forsaking my own station and trying to see the object from another person’s point of view.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Judy Garland

“Always be a first-rate version of yourself, instead of a second-rate version of somebody else.” – Judy Garland

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William Shakespeare

“God has given you one face, and you make yourself another.” – William Shakespeare

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Oscar Wilde

“Man is least himself when he talks in his own person. Give him a mask, and he will tell you the truth.” – Oscar Wilde

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Friedrich Nietzsche

“Is life not a hundred times too short for us to stifle ourselves.” – Friedrich Nietzsche

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Anne Morrow Lindbergh

“The most exhausting thing in life is being insincere.” – Anne Morrow Lindbergh

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Kurt Vonnegut

“We are what we pretend to be, so we must be careful about what we pretend to be.” – Kurt Vonnegut

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Confucius

“Wherever you go, go with all your heart.” – Confucius

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Homer

“Hateful to me as the gates of Hades is that man who hides one thing in his heart and speaks another.” – Homer

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Oscar Wilde

“To be natural is such a very difficult pose to keep up.” – Oscar Wilde

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Dr. Seuss

“Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don’t matter and those who matter don’t mind.” – Dr. Seuss

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Ralph Waldo Emerson

“There is no strong performance without a little fanaticism in the performer. ~Ralph Waldo Emerson