"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."
"You could spend the whole year worrying about what other people think of you, but it wouldn't get you anywhere."
"Worrying what others think nearly cost me the experience of a lifetime,"
"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..."
"Since the day we open our eyes, our actions are thoroughly judged by the society in which we live."
"What many people-pleasers don't realize is that people-pleasing can have serious risks."
"When you care what others think of you, it stops you from doing what you want and what you need."
"If we do not break through our need for the approval of others, our growth is seriously stunted."
"The same people you think are judging you are not perfect. They're human too. Their perception of you is far from correct."
"Comparison is the death of joy. ~ Mark Twain"
"The negative comments someone makes is about them, and not you."
"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."
"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 only person responsible for your happiness and contentment is yourself. Don't let other people's judgments get in your way. "
"Embarrassment and shame aren't pleasant to experience, of course. But they do often serve a useful purpose. "
"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..."
"We tip toe our way through life by doing things in order to please others, not because it's what we believe in. "