150 Know Your Worth Quotes to Live the Life You Deserve

These 150 know your worth quotes will help you realize your value and raise your life and relationships standards!

Knowing your worth and value is critical if you want to be successful and happy in life. You must have a strong sense of self-worth and confidence to live the life you deserve.

The more confidence you have in yourself, the more efficient and successful you will deal with life’s difficulties. You will be more informed and accountable for your life decisions.

Know Your Worth Quotes to Live the Life You Deserve

We’ve gathered these quotes to remind you of your value and to help you steer your life in the right direction.

Check the complete list below.

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Best Know Your Worth Quotes 

1. “When you know your worth, no one can make you feel worthless.” – Anonymous

2. “Love yourself. Be clear on how you want to be treated. Know your worth. Always.” – Maryam Hasnaa

3. “Don’t try to prove anything about yourself to anyone. It isn’t necessary. Your worth shines through to others―know your worth.” – Alexandra Stoddard

4. “You’re imperfect, and you’re wired for struggle, but you are worthy of love and belonging.” – Brené Brown

5. “Things of value require sacrifice. If people are too hurt, too busy, or too damn stupid to see that you’re a blessing they’ve been asking for, just fall back. Know your worth.” – Anonymous

6. “Self-worth comes from one thing―thinking that you are worthy.” – Wayne Dyer

7. “Know your worth. Never settle for less than you deserve.” – Anonymous

8. “Know your worth and believe in it. Live life accordingly. No one will dare to let you down.” – Dr. Anil Kumar Sinha

9. “The minute you realize your worth, you shift your energy to attract new people who respect your worth. It starts with you first.” – Anonymous

10. “Never seek your importance through the standards of the world. Know your worth. Never doubt your worth.” – Anonymous

11. “Dignity will only happen when you realize that having someone in your life doesn’t validate your worth.” – Shannon L. Alder

12. “Once you awaken to your true worth, life changes for the better.” – ATGW

13. “You must find the courage to leave the table if respect is no longer being served.” – Tene Edwards

14. “Strong people have a strong sense of self-worth and self-awareness; they don’t need the approval of others.” – Roy T. Bennett

15. “Because one believes in oneself, one doesn’t try to convince others. Because one is content with oneself, one doesn’t need others’ approval. Because one accepts oneself, the whole world accepts him or her.” – Lao Tzu

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Famous Know Your Worth Quotes

16. “You attract what you believe what you’re worth.” – Anonymous

17. “They keep disrespecting you because they have no respect for you, and you keep holding onto them because you don’t know your worth.” – Sonya Parker

18. “You will never gain anyone’s approval by begging for it. When you stand confident in your own worth, respect follows.” – Mandy Hale”

19. “Before you can win, you have to believe you are worthy.” – Anonymous

20. “Never lower your worth for worthless people.” – Anonymous

21. “We are what we believe we are.” – C.S. Lewis

22. “If you find yourself constantly trying to prove your worth to someone, you have already forgotten your value.” – Anonymous

23. “Spend time with those who value you.” – Anonymous

24. “Know who you are. Know what you want. Know what you deserve. And don’t settle for less.” – Tony Gaskins

25. “Just being born makes you worthy enough to be here.” – Oprah Winfrey

26. “There will always be someone who can’t see your worth. Don’t let it be you.” – Anonymous

27. “It is an absolute human certainty that no one can know his own beauty or perceive a sense of his own worth until it has been reflected back to him in the mirror of another loving, caring human being.” – John Joseph Powell

28. “Know your worth! People always act like they’re doing more for you than you’re doing for them.” – Kayne West

29. “You’re worthy, unique, and incredible.” – Anonymous

30. “People always think that the most painful thing in life is losing the one you value. The truth is, the most painful thing is losing yourself in the process of valuing someone too much and forgetting that you are special too.” – Anonymous

Inspirational Quotes About Knowing Your Worth

31. “There’s no single person on this planet that’s worth more than the other. Know your worth. Be confident in yourself.” – Holly Holm

32. “You gotta overvalue yourself some time.” – Anonymous

33. “No one is you and that is your power.” – Anonymous

34. “When you start to build self-worth and redeem your magnificence, the fears go away―you void your fears via your realization of your own self-worth.” – Lee Carroll

35. “Love yourself first and everything else falls into line. You really have to love yourself to get anything done in this world.” – Lucille Ball

36. “Knowing your worth is not a scapegoat for an entitlement. It’s an empowerment to self-growth!” – Anonymous

37. “You are the only person on earth who can use your ability.” – Zig Ziglar

38. “To love yourself is to know that your past does not change your worth.” – Anonymous

39. “The man of genius inspires us with a boundless confidence in our own powers.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

40. “Know your worth, hold your own power, be you.” – Morgan Harper Nichols

41. Often people that settle in life are those that only do what they can with what they have and where they are. Never settle for someone that didn’t know your worth from the beginning, or build a life without God in it. Live beyond your low expectations.” – Shannon l. Alder

42. “Self-respect is a question of recognizing that anything worth having has a price.” – Joan Didion

43. “Never forget how rare you are.” – Anonymous

44. “Remember, you’re not half of anything, you’re twice of everything.” – Viet Thanh Nguyen

45. “Why should we worry about what others think of us? Do we have more confidence in their opinions than we do our own?” – Brigham Young

Thought-Provoking Quotes About Knowing Your Worth

46. “Until you know your worth you’ll continue to seek other people’s approval just to feel good about yourself.” – Sonya Parker

47. “If you want to improve your self-worth, stop giving other people the calculator.” – Tim Fargo

48. “Make sure you don’t start seeing yourself through the eyes of those who don’t value you.” – Anonymous

49. “I was angry with you for ignoring me but then I realized it’s not your responsibility to validate my worth.” – Marissa Rodriguez

50. “No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

51. “I know what I bring to the table―so trust me when I say I’m not afraid to eat alone.” – Anonymous

52. “Refuse to accept another’s estimation of yourself.” – Alison Stormwolf

53. “As long as you look for someone else to validate who you are by seeking their approval, you are setting yourself up for disaster. You have to be whole and complete in yourself. No one can give you that.” – Nic Sheff

54. “It’s not my responsibility to be beautiful. I’m not alive for that purpose. My existence is not about how desirable you find me.” – Warsan Shire

55. “Someone’s opinion of you does not have to become your reality.” – Les Brown

56. “Your value doesn’t decrease based on someone’s inability to see your worth.” – Anonymous

57. “Let the world know you as you are, not as you think you should be, because sooner or later, if you are posing, you will forget the pose, and then where are you?” – Fanny Brice

58. “Maturity is learning to walk away from people and situations that threaten your peace of mind, self-respect, values, morals or self-worth.” – Anonymous

59. “Never let the opinion of another affect your opinion of yourself.” – Teresa Mummert

60. “Life is too short to waste any amount of time on wondering what other people think about you. In the first place, if they had better things going on in their lives, they wouldn’t have the time to sit around and talk about you. What’s important to me is not others’ opinions of me, but what’s important to me is my opinion of myself.” – C. JoyBell C.

Insightful Know Your Worth Quotes for Her

61. “Never chase a person that doesn’t know your worth because the moment you catch him you will always feel you were never good enough.” – Shannon L. Alder

62. “Women must learn to find self-worth within themselves, not through others. It is important to carve out a place just for you.” – Georgette Mosbacher

63. “Every woman that finally figured out her worth, has picked up her suitcases of pride and boarded a flight to freedom, which landed in the valley of change.” – Shannon L. Alder

64. “On this day, remember that you are beautiful. You are worthy, you are important, you are special, you are unique and wonderful. You are talented and irreplaceable.” – Anonymous

65. “She understood her worth which made her powerful. The world gravely needed a hero so she became one. No superpowers really, just a strong woman who took no nonsense from anyone.” – Randall Core

66. “When you start to beat yourself up, remind yourself of how worthy you are of love.” – Demi Lovato

67. “Know your worth. Know when you have had enough. And move on from the people who keep chipping away at your happiness.” – Anonymous

68. “If you don’t know your worth, if you don’t know your value, if you don’t know how fantabulous you are―it’s going to be hard for other people to see it. Being appreciative of self is beauty to me.” – Kelly Rowland

Profound Know Your Worth Quotes for Him

69. “The man who does not value himself, cannot value anything or anyone.” – Ayn Rand

70. “What a man thinks of himself, that it is which determines, or rather indicates his fate.” – Henry David Thoreau

71. “He that respects himself is safe from others. He wears a coat of mail that none can pierce.” – Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

72. “When you start seeing your worth, you’ll find it harder to stay around people who don’t.” – Anonymous

73. “It is difficult to make a man miserable while he feels worthy of himself and claims kindred to the great God who made him.” – Abraham Lincoln

74. “A man cannot be comfortable without his own approval.” – Mark Twain

75. “Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal; nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude.” – Thomas Jefferson

Quotes About Knowing Your Worth in Relationships

76. “You’re worthy of being chosen, fought for, and loved. Remember that.” – Mark Groves

77. “Chasing a person doesn’t give you value or build values in you. You earn your value by chasing morality and practicing dignity.” – Shannon L. Alder

78. “Any relationship that never considered your values should not stay longer in your heart. Know your worth!” – Terry Mark

79. “If they keep coming back to you, it isn’t love. It is because you made yourself an easy option. The moment the thing they truly want becomes less difficult to obtain is when you will realize that your worth was on sale.” – Shannon L. Alder

80. “It’s surprising how many persons go through life without ever recognizing that their feelings toward other people are largely determined by their feelings toward themselves, and if you’re not comfortable within yourself, you can’t be comfortable with others.” – Sydney J. Harris

81. “We cannot think of being acceptable to others until we have first proven acceptable to ourselves.” – Malcolm X

82. “Sometimes walking away has nothing to do with weakness and everything to do with strength. We walk away not because we want others to realize our worth and value, but because we finally realize our own.” – Anonymous

83. “Set your affections, your heart, and your precious time out on the doorstep without so much as making him ring the doorbell first, and he’ll treat you like a doormat. Make him work a little to get next to you, and he won’t stop till you’re his.” – Mandy Hale

84. “Never force someone to make a space in their life for you, because if they know your worth, they will surely create one for you.” – Anonymous

85. “Your time, energy, and love are very valuable. Pursue relationships with people who know your worth.” – Anonymous

86. “The moment you feel you have to prove your worth to someone is the moment to absolutely and utterly walk away.” – Alysia Harris

87. “All that matters is that you know your worth. If they don’t know your worth, realize that it’s okay because they aren’t meant for you anyway.” – Anonymous

88. “Be with a person who treats you like their crown, proudly honoring you in front of the world. Not with someone who treats you like a trophy, secured for their sense of achievement.” – Henna Sohail

Know Your Worth Quotes to Encourage You to Never Settle For Less

89. “You deserve exactly what you settle for.” – Anonymous

90. “Why settle for a lesser vision? When you are destined for greatness!” – Lailah Gifty Akita

91. “When your self-worth goes up, your net worth goes up with it.” – Mark Victor Hansen

92. “When you know your worth, you move differently.” – Anonymous

93. “Never settle for second when first is available.” – Lou Holtz

94. “When you accept the fact that your true identity includes being an overcomer, you will never settle for less than a miracle.” – Craig Groeschel

95. “Don’t settle for mediocrity. Take a chance. Take a risk. Find that passion. Know what you’re really worth.” – Anonymous

96. “Never settle for anything less than your best.” – Brian Tracy

97. “Never settle for less than your dreams, somewhere, sometime, someday, somehow, you’ll find them.” – Danielle Steel

98. “One key to success is demanding more than adequacy, never settling for good enough and always doing a little bit more.” – Michael Josephson

Wise Quotes About Knowing Your Worth and How It Influences Your Self-Esteem

99. “A person’s worth in this world is estimated according to the value they put on themselves.” – Jean De La Bruyère

100. “The way you treat yourself sets the standard for others.” – Sonya Friedman

101. “Once you embrace your value, talents, and strengths, it neutralizes when others think less of you.” – Rob Liano

102. “If you wish to achieve worthwhile things in your personal and career life, you must become a worthwhile person in your own self-development.” – Brian Tracy

103. “Do not undervalue what you are ultimately worth because you are at a momentary disadvantage.” – Sherry Thomas

104. “It is not the mountain we conquer, but ourselves.” – Edmund Hillary

105. “Having a low opinion of yourself is not modesty. It’s self-destruction. Holding your uniqueness in high regard is not egotism. It’s a necessary precondition to happiness and success.” – Bobbe Sommer

106. “Self-pity is our worst enemy and if we yield to it, we can never do anything wise in this world.” – Helen Keller

107. “Self-confidence is the first requisite to great undertakings.” – Samuel Johnson

108. “With realization of one’s own potential and self-confidence in one’s ability, one can build a better world.” – Dalai Lama

109. “If you don’t know your own value, somebody will tell you your value, and it’ll be less than you’re worth.” – Bernard Hopkins

110. “We are the brightest star of our sky though we often fail to notice our own brilliance in the presence of others’ light.” – E.L.Blade

Quotes to Help You Know Your Worth and Love Yourself More

111. “Love of others and love of ourselves are not alternatives. On the contrary, an attitude of love towards themselves will be found in all those who are capable of loving others.” – Erich Fromm

112. “If you aren’t good at loving yourself, you will have a difficult time loving anyone, since you’ll resent the time and energy you give another person that you aren’t even giving to yourself.” – Barbara De Angelis

113. “Self-love, self-respect, self-worth―there is a reason they all start with ‘self.’ You cannot find them in anyone else.” – Anonymous

114. “Self-love, my liege, is not so vile a sin, as self-neglecting.” – William Shakespeare

115. “Loving yourself starts with liking yourself, which starts with respecting yourself, which starts with thinking of yourself in positive ways.” – Anonymous

116. “Self-worth is everything. Without it, life is a misery.” – Julie Walters

117. “Think highly of yourself because the world takes you at your own estimate.” – Kurt Hahn

118. “When you feel good about yourself, others will feel good about you, too.” – Jake Steinfeld

119. “If you really put a small value upon yourself, rest assured that the world will not raise your price.” – Anonymous

120. “Whatever you are doing, love yourself for doing it. Whatever you are feeling, love yourself for feeling it.” – Thaddeus Golas

121. “The deeper you love yourself, the more the universe will affirm your worth. Then you can enjoy a lifelong love affair that brings you the richest fulfillment from inside out.” – Alan Cohen

122. “There is nothing so rewarding as to make people realize that they are worthwhile in this world.” – Bob Anderson

123. “You need to love yourself. Love yourself so much to the point that your energy and aura rejects anyone who doesn’t know your worth.” – Billy Chapata

124. “You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection.” – Buddha

125. “You have to know that you are good enough and worth it. Once you master belief in yourself no one can steal that love from you.” – Anonymous

Quotes to Help You Know Your Worth and Boost Your Confidence

126. “You find your worth within yourself.” – Anonymous

127. “Know your worth. Examine what you tolerate!” – Jyoti Patel

128. “When you start loving yourself and respecting your time and energy, things will change. Get to know your worth, and your value will go up.” – Germany Kent

129. “I care for myself. The more solitary, the more friendless, the more unsustained I am, the more I will respect myself.” – Charlotte Brontë

130. “Self-esteem is a huge piece of my work. You have to believe it’s possible and believe in yourself. Because after you’ve decided what you want, you have to believe it’s possible and possible for you, not just for other people. Then you need to seek out models, mentors, and coaches.” – Jack Canfield

131. “Sometimes the hardest part of the journey is believing you’re worthy of the trip.” – Glenn Beck

132. “Why do people need awards? Don’t you know your value and your worth? I don’t need anybody’s award or acceptance.” – Janet Hubert

133. “It’s not what others think, it’s what you think about yourself that counts.” – Anonymous

134. “Don’t live down to expectations. Go out there and do something remarkable.” – Wendy Wasserstein

135. “A lot of doubt and uncertainty in our lives comes from not knowing that we are worthy.” – Anonymous

136. “Your problem is you are too busy holding onto your unworthiness.” – Ram Dass

137. “Everything that happens to you is a reflection of what you believe about yourself. We cannot outperform our level of self-esteem. We cannot draw to ourselves more than we think we are worth.” – Iyanla Vanzant

138. “As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.” – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

139. “Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.” – Norman Vincent Peale

140. “He who understands you is greater kin to you than your own brother. For even your own kindred neither understand you nor know your true worth.” – Khalil Gibran

Quotes That Make You Know and Remember Your Worth When You’re Facing Hardship

141. “One’s dignity may be assaulted, vandalized and cruelly mocked, but it can never be taken away unless it is surrendered.” – Michael J. Fox

142. “If you had to choose only two qualities to get you through times of change, the first should be a sense of self-worth and the second a sense of humor.” – Jennifer James

143. “Life is not easy for any of us. But what of that? We must have perseverance and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something, and that this thing, at whatever cost, must be attained.” – Marie Curie

144. “You may encounter many defeats, but you must not be defeated. In fact, it may be necessary to encounter the defeats, so you can know who you are, what you can rise from, and how you can still come out of it.” – Maya Angelou

Funny and Silly Quotes on Knowing Your Worth

145. “Know your worth. Then add tax.” – Anonymous

146. “Don’t belittle yourself. Be big yourself.” – Corita Kent

147. “When you understand that your self-worth is not determined by your net-worth, then you’ll have financial freedom.” – Suze Orman

148. “I’m simply reminding you that you’re worth more than what you’ll find at the bottom of a bottle.” – Myra McEntire

149. “When you learn how much you’re worth you’ll stop giving people discounts.” – Anonymous

150. “Your net worth can fluctuate, but your self-worth should only appreciate.” – Chris Gardner

Do You Ever Feel Like You’re Second Best to Other People?

Knowing your value is crucial since it will help you understand and discover what you are capable of. It will also enhance your confidence, which will alter how you perceive life.

People who lack self-esteem frequently struggle to attain success and happiness. That is why you must recognize your value and have faith in your abilities and skills. Don’t allow other people to define who you are since you are in charge of your own life.

Never settle for less than you deserve because you are deserving of more than you can imagine. We hope that these quotes were able to help you know your worth and boost your confidence. 

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