"What many people-pleasers don't realize is that people-pleasing can have serious risks."
"Imagine for a moment what life would be like if you didn't care about other people's opinions."
"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."
"Negative comments from others affect you instantly, but regret over missed opportunities is something that festers and grows over time."
"Since the day we open our eyes, our actions are thoroughly judged by the society in which we live."
"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..."
"The same people you think are judging you are not perfect. They're human too. Their perception of you is far from correct."
"We tip toe our way through life by doing things in order to please others, not because it's what we believe in. "
"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..."
"The negative comments someone makes is about them, and not you."
"You could spend the whole year worrying about what other people think of you, but it wouldn't get you anywhere."
"Worrying what other people think is the cause of all kinds of superficial behaviour, embarrassment, missed opportunities, inner resentments, regret,..."
"Comparison is the death of joy. ~ Mark Twain"
"Form your opinions based on facts and evidence. Make decisions based on your values instead of compromising your beliefs based on what others think."
"If we do not break through our need for the approval of others, our growth is seriously stunted."
"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..."
"When you care what others think of you, it stops you from doing what you want and what you need."