"Caring about whether people like us is exhausting. After all, a lot of the time someone's feelings about us are out of our control."
"The negative comments someone makes is about them, and not you."
"The only person responsible for your happiness and contentment is yourself. Don't let other people's judgments get in your way. "
"When you care what others think of you, it stops you from doing what you want and what you need."
"Know that it is not your fault or that there is anything wrong with you, it is the society that we have grown up in that contributes to this..."
"If you stay true to your values and do your own thing, you will not need to be concerned with the few people who just don't seem to get you."
"Worrying what others think nearly cost me the experience of a lifetime,"
"The same people you think are judging you are not perfect. They're human too. Their perception of you is far from correct."
"Worrying what other people think is the cause of all kinds of superficial behaviour, embarrassment, missed opportunities, inner resentments, regret,..."
"If we do not break through our need for the approval of others, our growth is seriously stunted."
"The world is already full of people who obey the status quo. But the people who don't give a fuck are the ones that change the world."
"Embarrassment and shame aren't pleasant to experience, of course. But they do often serve a useful purpose. "
"Comparison is the death of joy. ~ Mark Twain"
"Less worrying about what other people think will help you be more sure of what your own values are. You'll have more time to choose your thoughts..."
"The need to belong is in our DNA. But sometimes that need takes center stage, and what others think about us takes on more importance than what we..."
"Imagine for a moment what life would be like if you didn't care about other people's opinions."
"What many people-pleasers don't realize is that people-pleasing can have serious risks."
"Since the day we open our eyes, our actions are thoroughly judged by the society in which we live."