Self Actualization Quotes


Let yourself be drawn by the stronger pull of that which you truly love.. Rumi
Let yourself be drawn by the stronger pull of that which you truly love.

Marcus Aurelius

Don't go on discussing what a good person should be. Just be one.

Henry David Thoreau

Most men lead lives of quiet desperation and go to the grave with the song still
Most men lead lives of quiet desperation and go to the grave with the song still in them.

Gabriel García Márquez

Human beings are not born once and for all on the day their mothers give birth to them, but ... life obliges them over and over again to give birth to themselves.

Oliver James

Do your own thing on your own terms and get what you came here for

Theodore Roosevelt

The joy in life is his who has the heart to demand it.

Sarah Dessen

What you have to decide... is how you want your life to be. If your forever was ending tomorrow, would this be how you'd want to have spent it? Listen, the truth is, nothing is guaranteed. You know that more than anybody. So dont be afraid. Be alive.


No matter who you are, no matter what you did, no matter where you've come from, you can always change, become a better version of yourself.

Joseph Campbell

If you do follow your bliss you put yourself on a kind of track that has been there all the while, waiting for you, and the life that you ought to be living is the one you are living. Follow your bliss and don't be afraid, and doors will open where you didn't know they were going to be.

Matthew Donnelly

The greatest way to overcome resentment of past is by gratitude of present. What you have, your friends your family, the things that you have overcome but most importantly what you plan to do now. Self Actualization states that we can have what ever we want in the future by acting as if we already have it now.

Deepak Chandra

Allowing people to contribute in your life is a leap of faith. And that comes gradually with self actualization and overcoming fears of uncertainty.

Marcus Aurelius

Every living organism is fulfilled when it follows the right path for its own nature.

Abraham Maslow

Perhaps adjustment and stabilization, while good because it cuts your pain, is also bad because development towards a higher ideal ceases?

Abraham Maslow

A musician must make music, an artist must paint, a poet must write, if he is to be ultimately happy. What a man can be, he must be. This need we may call self-actualization.

Steve Goodier

Your power to choose can never be taken from you. It can be neglected and it can be ignored. But if used, it can make all the difference.

Mark LaMoure

Excellence in life, is like a play. For your real life play, the quality of the actors you bring on your life’s stage, determine your success. Always choose the best, most excellent actors.

Steve Goodier

Confidence is a life ingredient that is essential to success and wholeness. It is perhaps the single most important trait that enables seemingly average people to do and become all that they can. And the good news is – it can be learned. No one has to suffer a lifetime of low confidence.

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