Don’t let your insecurities to ruin your happiness. Here are the best quotes and sayings about insecurity to help inspire you to work through it.
Feeling insecure in yourself, life or other areas can be quite draining. Everyone has moments of insecurity from time to time.
Sometimes we need a reminder that while feeling insecure at times can be normal, we must find out self-confidence, build our self esteem, and work through our insecurities.
The quotes and sayings gathered below might help inspire you to get out of this insecure funk.
Here are the 30 best quotes about insecurity to help you work through this rough patch of feeling less than worthy.
“The real difficulty is to overcome how you think about yourself.” – Maya Angelou
The problem with human attraction is not knowing if it will be returned. – Becca Fitzpatrick
“Sometimes our thoughts are backed with so much insecurity that they create lies we believe.” -Unknown
“A man’s spirit is free, but his pride binds him with chains of suffocation in a prison of his own insecurities.” – Jeremy Aldana
“Insecurity kills all that is beautiful” – Unknown
Insecure people only eclipse your sun because they’re jealous of your daylight and tired of their dark, starless nights. – Shannon L. Alder
“Think about all that you are instead of all that you are not.” – Unknown
A competent and self-confident person is incapable of jealousy in anything. Jealousy is invariably a symptom of neurotic insecurity. – Robert A. Heinlein
“Don’t let insecure thoughts ruin something amazing.” – Unknown
“A lack of transparency results in distrust and a deep sense of insecurity.” – Dalai Lama
“Sometimes the hardest battle is against yourself. But believe in yourself, you can win.” – Unknown
“The reason we struggle with insecurity is because we compare our behind-the-scenes with everyone else’s highlight reel.” – Steve Furtick
“The steps of insecurity: Comparison, Compensation, Competition, Compulsion, Condemnation, Control.” – unknown
“No one is perfect. Even the most confident people have insecurities. At some point in of our lives, we may feel we lack something. That is reality. We must try to live as per our capability.” – Anil Sinha
“An expectation is a shelter – it gives you a security feeling. So when someone breaks your expectations he is breaking your shelter, making you insecure, fearful.” – Osho
“In life, there is always someone out there, who won’t like you, for whatever reason, don’t let the insecurities in their lives affect yours.” – Rashida Rowe
“Pretending to be someone that you are not is hurting yourself. It’s telling yourself that the real you is worthless. – Ritu Ghatourey”
“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”
“Often those that criticise others reveal what he himself lacks.” ― Shannon L. Alder
“If anyone tries to pull us down, it goes to show that we’re on top of them, so cheer up! Hilarious but true, insecurity reigns in an ugly heart of an empty brain.” – Nini
“He who is humble is confident and wise. He who brags is insecure and lacking.” – Lisa Edmondson
“If you are insecure, guess what? The rest of the world is, too. Do not overestimate the competition and underestimate yourself. You are better than you think.” – Timothy Ferriss
“It is when we all play safe that we create a world of utmost insecurity.” – Dag Hammarskjold
“The opposite of security is insecurity, and the only way to overcome insecurity is to take risks.” – unknown
“Insecurity is love dressed in a child’s clothing.” – Kofi Annan
“We’re going to have to let truth scream louder to our souls than the lies that have infected us.” ― Beth Moore
“Being different is a revolving door in your life where secure people enter and insecure exit.” – Shannon L. Alder
“The greater the artist, the greater the doubt. Perfect confidence is granted to the less talented as a consolation prize.” – Robert Hughes
“Our envy always lasts longer than the happiness of those we envy.” – François Duc de La Rochefoucauld
“The older you get, the more you understand how your conscience works. The biggest and only critic lives in your perception of people’s perception of you rather than people’s perception of you.” – Criss Jami
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