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"Accepting means you allow yourself to feel whatever it is you are feeling at that moment. It is part of the isness of the Now. You can't argue with what is. Well, you can, but if you do, you suffer." - Eckhart Tolle

"Confidence comes with maturity, being more accepting of yourself." - Nicole Scherzinger

"By accepting yourself and being fully what you are, your presence can make others happy." - Jane Roberts

"There's no freedom like the freedom that comes from accepting yourself." - Camila Cabello

"Accepting yourself as you are is an act of civil disobedience." - Francesca Martinez

"I learned that accepting others and accepting myself are two sides of the same coin; you can't love and accept yourself without doing the same for others." - Steve Pavlina

"Don't compare yourself with someone else's version of happy or thin. Accepting yourself burns the most calories." - Caroline Rhea

"Loving other people starts with loving ourselves and accepting ourselves." - Ellen Page

"Acknowledging and accepting whatever stuff you may have to let go comes easier when you love yourself." - Darren L Johnson

"Throw yourself into life as someone who makes a difference, accepting that you may not understand how or why." - Benjamin Zander

"Acknowledging and accepting whatever stuff you may have to let go comes easier when you love yourself." - Darren Johnson

"I'm a big believer in accepting yourself the way you are and not really worrying about it." - Jennifer Lawrence

"I'm a big believer in accepting yourself the way you are and not really worrying about it." - Jennifer Lawrence

"Love is accepting your truest, most authentic expression of self, and allowing yourself to do the same with others." - Grace Gealey

"Keep yourself to yourself." - Charles Dickens

"You must love yourself before you love another. By accepting yourself and fully being what you are, your simple presence can make others happy You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love & affection." - Gautama Buddha

"Self-assurance doesn't come from looking perfect and having a great title, but from accepting yourself with all you mistakes and eccentricities." - Cecelie Berry

"Real confidence comes from knowing and accepting yourself- your strengths and your limitations -in contrast to depending on affirmation from others." - Judith M Bardwick

"My mom was very much like 'Love your body, love yourself, run around naked....' Whatever we wanted to do, it was very accepting." - Tallulah Belle Willis

"When you do something that's going to speak to people, it's going to be because you're really allowing all of yourself to the table in an accepting way." - George Saunders

"Concern yourself more with accepting responsibility than with assigning blame. Let the possibilities inspire you more than the obstacles discourage you." - Ralph Marston

"Self-love has very little to do with how you feel about your outer self. It's about accepting all of yourself." - Tyra Banks

"Know yourself, like yourself, be yourself." - Charles R Swindoll

"Express yourself, don't hurt yourself." - Tommy Wiseau

"To be feminist doesn't mean simply to do nothing, to reduce yourself to total impotence under the pretext of refusing masculine values. There is a problematic, a very difficult dialectic between accepting power and refusing it, accepting certain masculine values, and wanting to transform them. I think it's worth a try." - Simone De Beauvoir

"My greatest obstacle has to be accepting that the business that I chose to be part of is based on rejection and constantly trying to prove yourself. Letting go of seeing my accent and the way I speak as a limitation. Accepting it as who I am and where I came from." - Roselyn Sanchez

"True generosity means accepting ingratitude." - Coco Chanel

"I'm not accepting of whiners." - Tom Watson

"Forgiveness is giving up the hope that the past could have been any different, it's accepting the past for what it was, and using this moment and this time to help yourself move forward." - Oprah Winfrey

"This show does something very special for the gay community. There's a message hidden inside the totally gaudy package that is so fun to watch. It's all about loving and accepting yourself, and every season I'm surprisingly moved by it." - Jesse Tyler Ferguson

"I don't see a benefit in accepting every single little morsel of work that comes along because I think in essence what you're doing is you're raping yourself really." - Karl Urban

"Accepting means you allow yourself to feel whatever it is you are feeling at that moment...you can't argue with what is. Well, you can, but if you do, you suffer." - Eckhart Tolle

"I still haven't learned to deal with situations like that very well - but I don't think you should, because then you're accepting defeat. It's good to be stubborn, to be hard on yourself." - Jo Ankier

"You cannot spend your life wanting to be someone else, snipping off pieces of yourself you don't like, and suddenly expect, upon reaching a goal, to be confident, self-accepting, rooted like an oak tree in your being." - Geneen Roth

"I don't see a benefit in accepting every single little morsel of work that comes along because I think, in essence, what you're doing is you're raping yourself really." - Karl Urban

"I think part of picking where you live in New York is accepting who you are. Really looking at yourself and going, 'Yeah, I'm not cool enough for the West Village.'" - Tina Fey

"Positive feelings come from being honest about yourself and accepting your personality, and physical characteristics, warts and all; and, from belonging to a family that accepts you without question." - Willard Scott

"Trust yourself. Think for yourself. Act for yourself. Speak for yourself. Be yourself. Imitation is suicide." - Marva Collins

"Lend yourself to others, but give yourself to yourself." - Michel De Montaigne

"To be beautiful means to be yourself.You don't need to be accepted by others. You need to accept yourself. When you are born a lotus flower, be a beautiful lotus flower, don't try to be a magnolia flower. If you crave acceptance and recognition and try to change yourself to fit what other people want you to be, you will suffer all your life. True happiness and true power lie in understanding yourself, accepting yourself, having confidence in yourself." - Nhat Hanh

"Take yourself seriously but take yourself lightly." - Ken Blanchard

"Defining yourself through thought is limiting yourself." - Eckhart Tolle

"Don't belittle yourself. Be BIG yourself." - Corita Kent

"Commit yourself to something bigger than yourself." - Jim Rohn

"Invent yourself and then reinvent yourself." - Charles Bukowski

"Find yourself by losing yourself for others." - Mahatma Gandhi

"Love yourself instead of abusing yourself." - Karolina Kurkova

"In business for yourself, not by yourself." - William James

"It's a very important process of self-recognition, self-introspection, by just daily accepting our creation, accepting what is right in front of us, breathing, letting go, and coming into the heart space and knowing that that fear or the struggle is part of the illusion. Just breathe that truth, because as you breathe, it filters through and you'll find that that tightness, that intensity, the fear, the worry, will dissolve. Just allow yourself not to get stuck in that." - Christine McCormick Day

"As I grow older, I put all life's bulls**t aside. I think the process of the laying off of the bulls**t starts around 40. Before that, most men have their heads stuck in their ass. After 40, you see things differently. You've found yourself. You're accepting yourself and what you got from life." - Dennis Quaid

"Changing your life does not always mean that you stop doing certain things. It may mean that you start doing certain other things. What you really want to do is nurture the attitude that you are open to learning more about yourself. Accepting more about yourself. This is what will inspire you to do something new." - Iyanla Vanzant

"I think living is serious. Living well, accepting yourself, using your talents to the fullest, enjoying yourself, that's all serious and important...But I think makeup and fashion should not be taken that seriously...You should have fun making up for a party. You should have fun wearing a sexy dress. When you're beautiful it should give you pleasure." - Diane Von Furstenberg

"I think one important thing that happens in the studio is accepting yourself as the enemy and painting from that point of view. So instead of pointing the finger outward and passing judgment, instead, you start with yourself as your own worst enemy." - Lisa Yuskavage

"Beauty is about Accepting yourself for who you are. It's about feeling secure about yourself. It's about feeling so blessed everyday that we are given the chance to live. All those beautiful feeling and positive energy inside you, now that is what makes you beautiful." - Davina Veronica

"Be carefree yet careful: While you should work on overcoming unnecessary worrying, have a healthy fear of danger and sensibly guard yourself from harm. Overcoming worry does not mean putting yourself in danger, but in having a calm attitude in dealing with difficulties and accepting what cannot be changed." - Zelig Pliskin

"Surround yourself with brilliance." - Peter Gabriel

"Forgive everybody but yourself." - Holbrook Jackson

"Stop shoulding on yourself" - Albert Ellis

"Experience yourself in silence." - Erich Schiffmann

"Dare to be yourself." - Andre Gide

"Flatter yourself critically." - Willis Goth Regier

"Yourself" - Joe Vitale

"Never compromise yourself." - Alexa Vega

"Rise above yourself." - Thomas Leonard

"Do everything yourself." - Nellie Melba

"You should love yourself." - Gerard Way

"Once the 'what' is decided, the 'how' always follows. We must not make the 'how' an excuse for not facing and accepting the 'what.'" - Pearl S Buck

"We learn humility through accepting humiliations cheerfully." - Mother Teresa

"Personal style is accepting who you are." - Diane Von Furstenberg

"Accepting new challenges makes me come alive." - Jake T Austin

"I'm not good at accepting help." - Patricia Heaton

"We begin by loving and accepting ourselves." - Frederick Lenz

"As with many metaphysical and religious questions, Kant thinks they lie beyond our power to answer them. If you can't stand the frustration involved in accepting this, and insist on finding some more stable position which affords you peace of mind and intellectual self-complacency, then you will find Kant's position "problematic" in the sense that you can't bring yourself to accept it. You may try to kid yourself into accepting either some naturalistic deflationary answer to the problem or some dishonest supernaturalist answer." - Allen W. Wood

"Accepting that the odds are against you is the same as accepting defeat before you begin." - Jay Samit

"I come from a very non-accepting family, but I'm very accepting." - Katy Perry

"When you are so ashamed of your actions, thoughts, or intentions, you lie rather than accepting yourself for who you really are-or, in this case, pretend something happened when it didn't. The idea of how others see you becomes more important than the reality of you." - Michael J. Sullivan

"When you're younger, you tend to be reckless about trying to find out who you are and what you can do and should do. But as you get older you become more accepting of yourself, and with that comes greater contentment." - Elliot Perlman

"The best thing you can do for yourself is to accept other people's behavior and the choices they make. You may not agree with them, you may even wish them to do things differently, but accept it. Just as you would appreciate other people accepting the choices that you make." - Jennifer O'Neill

"When you are so ashamed of your actions, thoughts, or intentions, you lie rather than accepting yourself for who you really are-or, in this case, pretend something happened when it did'. The idea of how others see you becomes more important than the reality of you." - Michael J. Sullivan

"Next, feel your heart, literally placing your hand on your chest if you find that helpful. This is a way of accepting yourself just as you are in that moment, a way of saying, "This is my experience right now, and it's okay." Then go into the next moment without any agenda." - Pema Chodron

"We achieve everything by our efforts alone. Our fate is not decided by an almighty God. We decide our own fate by our actions. You have to gain mystery over yourself. It is not a matter of sitting back and accepting." - Aung San Suu Kyi

"The best thing you can do for yourself is to accept other people's behavior and the choices they make. You may not agree with them, you may even wish them to do things differently, but accept it. Just as you would appreciate other people accepting the choices that you make." - Jennifer O'Neill

"It's very easy for me to begin to believe the publicity about myself, whether for or against. It can give you an absurd idea of yourself. I know that there's a fine balance between accepting your own power with grace and misusing it. And I don't ever want to portray myself as a representative of the voiceless. I'm scared of that." - Arundhati Roy

"When you are a marginalized person or a woman of color and/or someone who's a part of the LGBTQ community, your acts become politicized, just by being yourself. Because we're not completely accepting of all different kinds of human beings. By being myself, I'm doing something political." - Amandla Stenberg

"When you take on the position of president, you are committing yourself to, first and foremost, protecting the American people. You are accepting an institutional role that requires you to make hard decisions and hard choices, and as a consequence you have to take your moral sense and not put it aside." - Barack Obama

"It is time to return to those core values, time to get back to basics: to self-discipline and respect for the law, to consideration for others, to accepting responsibility for yourself and your family, and not shuffling it off on other people and the state." - John Major

"It is time to return to core values, time to get back to basics , to self-discipline and respect for the law, to consideration for the others, to accepting responsibility for yourself and your family - and not shuffling it off on other people and the state." - John Major

"Our ideas about love and attractiveness are so primal, our need for belonging so intense, that most of us are loath to abandon our favorite beliefs on these issues. If you've ever let yourself feel lovable and lovely, only to be deeply hurt, you may see accepting your own body as a setup for severe emotional wounding." - Martha Beck

"When I hit my thirties, that's when I calmed down and I wasn't so tough on myself. I wasn't doing the yo-yo dieting any more. I gave myself a break. I think that, if you're more accepting of yourself, you're more free and open and can just allow more people in." - Nicole Scherzinger

"I think the most difficult thing about coming out is just getting to that place where you're comfortable with who you are and you're sayin' hey this is ok and just accepting yourself and not caring what other people think. Because if you don't have that confidence in who you are then, if things don't go the way you wish that they will, you know if people aren't accepting then they can easily tear you down if you're not prepared and comfortable with who you are." - Wanda Sykes

"I have a feeling that art is something you do for yourself, and that any time you turn your decisions over to someone else you're postponing at best, your own development. The atmosphere of the workshop should be that of trying out one's own work and accepting the signals from others but not accepting the dictation of others because that is a violation of the spirit of art. Art can't be done by somebody else, it has got to be done by the artist." - William Stafford

"These self-anointed intellectuals are people who think that those who believe in God and Jesus Christ, those who 'cling to their guns and their religion,' are a lower form of animal life, while they, themselves, have no problem whatever accepting Obama as a messiah and, in the past, deifying the likes of Jimmy Carter and Bill Clinton. Let's face it, when you kneel in a church, you're accepting that there is something greater and wiser than yourself in the universe. When, on the other hand, you kneel to a left-wing politician, you're merely emulating Monica Lewinsky." - Burt Prelutsky

"The first step to change,... is accepting your reality right now. Honoring your process. Compassionate self-awareness leads to change; harsh self-criticism only holds the pattern in place, creating a stubborn and defensive Basic Self. Be gentle with yourself as you would with a child. Be gentle but firm. Give yourself the space to grow. But remember that the timing is in god's hands, not yours. page~147" - Dan Millman

"Ground yourself, strip yourself down, To blind loving Silence" - Rumi

"Pick yourself up, dust yourself off, start all over again." - Dorothy Fields

"You measure yourself against yourself and nobody else." - Geoff Gaberino

"Find yourself. Be with yourself. Fail and then achieve." - Tsem Tulku

"The more you know yourself, the more you forgive yourself." - Confucius

"You owe it to yourself to be yourself." - Harbhajan Singh Yogi

"Be yourself. Play within yourself. Play your own game." - Harvey Penick

"You pigeon hole yourself by the title you give yourself." - Gabriel Iglesias

"Just give yourself permission to tell the truth to yourself." - Iyanla Vanzant

"Do not allow yourself to be damaged by yourself." - Steve Maraboli

"Science is a method to keep yourself from kidding yourself." - Edwin Land

"Girl, you better check yourself before you wreck yourself!" - Glenn Beck

"To find yourself, you must first lose yourself" - Jared Leto

"You yourself are your own obstacle, rise above yourself." - Hafez

"Never apologize for being yourself." - Paulo Coelho

"Your garden will reveal yourself." - Henry Mitchell

"Inoculate yourself from dangerous bozos." - Guy Kawasaki

"Eat like you love yourself. Move like you love yourself. Speak like you love yourself. Act like you love yourself." - Tara Stiles

"Let yourself become living poetry." - Rumi

"Be yourself, until you bleed." - Mike Carey

"Help yourself by helping others." - John Templeton

"Include yourself in any reproof." - Nachman of Breslov

"Blaming others is excusing yourself." - Robin S. Sharma

"It's important to be yourself." - Bill Kaulitz

"Remember yourself always and everywhere." - G. I. Gurdjieff

"Golf is you against yourself." - Jack Nicklaus

"You can make yourself happy." - Jason Diamond

"You have to trust yourself." - Joe Buck

"Accustom yourself to tireless activity..." - Alexander Suvorov

"Life's a party. Invite yourself." - Gary Johnson

"Have you hugged yourself today?" - Anonymous

"Make yourself necessary to someone." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Confine yourself to the present." - Marcus Aurelius

"Surround yourself with positive people." - Melanie Fiona

"Keep your misfortunes to yourself." - William Hazlitt

"Some situations you cause yourself." - Little Richard

"Remember to always be yourself." - Joss Whedon

"Never Google yourself. Seriously, don't!" - Marcus Brigstocke

"Take advantage of educating yourself." - Nneka

"Embrace and love all of yourself - past, present, and future. Forgive yourself quickly and as often as necessary. Encourage yourself. Tell yourself good things about yourself." - Melody Beattie

"[The blame for the future 'plight of civilization] must rest on scientific men, equally with others, for being incapable of accepting the responsibility for the profound social upheavals which their own work primarily has brought about in human relationships." - Frederick Soddy

"Healing is the process of accepting all, then choosing best." - Neale Donald Walsch

"Success is the process of not accepting failure." - Georgette Mosbacher

"but accepting help doesn't have to mean giving up control." - Sarah Dessen

"She has the gift of accepting her life." - Jhumpa Lahiri

"To accept civilization as it is practically means accepting decay." - George Orwell

"Loving and accepting ourselves are the ultimate acts of courage." - Brene Brown

"Happiness is a function of accepting what is." - Werner Erhard

"I believe the sign of maturity is accepting deferred gratification." - Peggy Cahn

"Accepting oneself does not preclude an attempt to become better." - Flannery O'Connor

"Accepting responsibility is the fulcrum point for succeeding at anything." - Jeffrey Gitomer

"You cannot have Jesus' rescue without accepting His rule." - Timothy Keller

"No alibi will save you from accepting the responsibility." - Napoleon Hill

"A sacrifice is best refuted by accepting it" - Wilhelm Steinitz

"In accepting the Gift you Honor the Giver" - Stephen R Donaldson

"Our mental limitations prevent us from accepting our mental limitations." - Robert A. Burton

"Accepting that we have weaknesses becomes a strength." - Joseph M. Marshall III



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