"You could spend the whole year worrying about what other people think of you, but it wouldn't get you anywhere."
"Comparison is the death of joy. ~ Mark Twain"
"Imagine for a moment what life would be like if you didn't care about other people's opinions."
"The only person responsible for your happiness and contentment is yourself. Don't let other people's judgments get in your way. "
"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."
"Giving so much thought to how others see us uses up our energy, our brain space, it distracts us from what's going on around us and, quite..."
"If we do not break through our need for the approval of others, our growth is seriously stunted."
"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."
"The same people you think are judging you are not perfect. They're human too. Their perception of you is far from correct."
"Form your opinions based on facts and evidence. Make decisions based on your values instead of compromising your beliefs based on what others think."
"What many people-pleasers don't realize is that people-pleasing can have serious risks."
"Embarrassment and shame aren't pleasant to experience, of course. But they do often serve a useful purpose. "
"Since the day we open our eyes, our actions are thoroughly judged by the society in which we live."
"We tip toe our way through life by doing things in order to please others, not because it's what we believe in. "
"Worrying what other people think is the cause of all kinds of superficial behaviour, embarrassment, missed opportunities, inner resentments, regret,..."
"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..."
"Negative comments from others affect you instantly, but regret over missed opportunities is something that festers and grows over time."