Being Yourself Quotes, Sayings about originality

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

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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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An unfulfilled vocation drains the color from a man’s entire existence.
– Honoré

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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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Every time you don’t follow your inner guidance, you feel a loss of energy, loss of power, a sense of spiritual deadness.
– Shakti Gawain

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A man who is “of sound mind” is one who keeps the inner madman under lock and key.
– Paul Valéry

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

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You were born an original. Don’t die a copy.
– John Mason

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I never wanted to be different; I just wanted to be me.
– Anonymous

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He who trims himself to suit everyone will soon whittle himself away.
– Raymond Hull

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Be what you are. This is the first step toward becoming better than you are.
– Julius Charles

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There is only one success to be able to spend your life in your own way.
– Christopher Morley

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

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Enjoy who you are. Don’t hate yourself for what you aren’t.
– Anonymous

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It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are.
– Anonymous

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If you don’t like my words, don’t listen. If you don’t like my appearance, don’t look. If you don’t like my actions, turn your head; It’s as simple as that.
– Anonymous

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Originality is a by product of sincerity.
– Marianne Moore

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He who trims himself to suit everyone will soon whittle himself away.
– Raymond Hull

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Why live to please others? I mean, it’s your life. If you aren’t happy with it, what’s the use in living?
– Anonymous

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One’s real life is often the life that one does not lead.
– Oscar Wilde