Knowing Who You Are Quotes

Verily, I do not want to be like the ropemakers: They drag out their threads and always walk backwards.
Friedrich Nietzsche
Discouragement is simply the despair of wounded self-love.
Francois Fenelon
To be pleased with one’s limits is a wretched state.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Each person’s only hope for improving his lot rests on recognizing the true nature of his or her basic personality, surrendering to it, and becoming who he or she really is.
Sheldon B. Kopp
Actions have consequences… first rule of life. And the second rule is this – you are the only one responsible for your own actions.
Holly Lisle
When you know the knower within, you don’t need to know further. When you know the meditator within, you don’t need to meditate further. When you truly know the worshiper in you, you are to be worshiped.
Amit Ray
The most common sort of lie is the one uttered to one’s self.
Friedrich Nietzsche
The mind may wander, but let not the senses wander with it. If the senses wander where the mind takes them, one is done for.
Mahatma Gandhi
Action will
delineate and
define you.
Thomas Jefferson
Reputation is what other people know about you. Honor is what you know about yourself.
Lois McMaster Bujold
All is to be doubted.
Rene Descartes
I think beauty comes from actually knowing who you are. That’s real beauty to me.
Ellen DeGeneres
I think part of maturity is knowing who you are.
Rob Lowe
Maybe knowing where you belong is not equal to knowing who you are.
Jodi Picoult
Be aware of yourself and know yourself. No matter how much you have learned and how much you know, if you don’t know yourself you don’t know anything.
Suzuki Shosan
It’s a cruel and random world, but the chaos is all so beautiful.
Hiromu Arakawa