50 Find Yourself quotes to awaken who you truly are

Finding Yourself quotes help put you on the path in life you want to be on and what you really want to do in life.

1. “Know thyself means this, that you get acquainted with what you know, and what you can do.” -Menander

2. “Go find yourself first So you can also find me.” -Rumi

3. “People often say that this or that person has not yet found himself. But the self is not something one finds, it is something one creates.” -Thomas Szasz

4. “Know yourself. Don’t accept your dog’s admiration as conclusive evidence that you are wonderful.” -Ann Landers

5. “Know thyself” If I knew myself, I’d run away.” -Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

6. “The only journey is the journey within.” -Rainer Maria Rilke

7. “Find out who you are and do it on purpose.” -Dolly Parton

8. “Committing yourself is a way of finding out who you are. A man finds his identity by identifying.” -Robert Terwilliger

9. “One does not “find oneself” by pursuing one’s self, but on the contrary by pursuing something else and learning through discipline or routine ? who one is and wants to be.” -May Sarton

10. “Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom.” -Aristotle



13. “One must know oneself. If this does not serve to discover truth, it at least serves as a rule of life, and there is nothing better.” -Blaise Pascal

14. “All the wonders you seek are within yourself.” -Thomas Browne

15. “Knowing others is intelligence; knowing yourself is true wisdom. Mastering others is strength; mastering yourself is true power. ” -Lao-Tzu

16. “First find the man in yourself if you will inspire manliness in others.” -Amos Bronson Alcott

17. “Lose yourself wholly; and the more you lose, the more you will find.” -Catherine Of Siena

18. “You’ve got to know yourself so you can at last be yourself.” -D. H. Lawrence

19. “I think that somehow, we learn who we really are and then live with that decision.” -Eleanor Roosevelt

20. “Should we say the self, once perceived, becomes the soul?” -Theodore Roethke

21. “Resolve to be thyself: and know, that he who finds himself, loses his misery.” -Matthew Arnold

22. “To find yourself, think for yourself.” -Socrates

23. “If a man happens to find himself, he has a mansion which he can inhabit with dignity all the days of his life.” -James A. Michener

24. “In the end you don’t so much find yourself as you find someone who knows who you are.” -Robert Brault

25. “Don’t spend all of your time trying to FIND yourself. Spend your time CREATING yourself into a person that you’ll be proud of.” -Sonya Parker

26. “The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.” -Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi

27. “You’ve got to find yourself first. Everything else’ll follow.” -Charles De Lint

28. “Don’t worry about finding your soul mate. Find yourself.” -Jason Evert

29. “Whatever it takes to find the real you, don’t be daunted if the rest of the world looks on in shock.” -Stephen Richards

30. “When you fight yourself to discover the real you, there is only one winner.” -Stephen Richards

31. “Sometimes we must lose ourselves to find ourselves.” -Sonny Long

32. “Someday, somewhere ‘ anywhere, unfailingly, you’ll find yourself, and that, and only that, can be the happiest or bitterest hour of your life.” -Pablo Neruda

33. “I long, as does every human being, to be at home wherever I find myself.” -Maya Angelou

34. “Each man’s life represents a road toward himself.” -Herman Hesse

35. “Be who you are, and find yourself so you can be your own person and enjoy life with no regret.” -Bonnie Zackson Koury

36. “Your real self may be hiding somewhere, look for it within, when you find yourself, you can freely be what you want to be.” -Michael Bassey Johnson

37. “Find yourself first-like yourself first-love yourself FIRST & friendship & love will naturally find YOU.” -Mandy Hale

38. “Finding oneself and one’s path is like waking up on a foggy day. Be patient, and presently the fog will clear and that which has always been there can be seen. The path is already there to follow.” -Rasheed Ogunlaru

39. “Know, first, who you are, and then adorn yourself accordingly.” -Epictetus

40. “Find the love you seek, by first finding the love within yourself. Learn to rest in that place within you that is your true home.” -Sri Sri Ravi Shankar

41. “You never find yourself until you face the truth.” -Pearl Bailey

42. “You can always find the sun within yourself if you will only search.” -Maxwell Maltz

43. “If you’re being ignored, that’s a good time to concentrate on finding yourself and creating your own mystery.” -Lykke Li

44. “Sometimes when you lose your way, you find YOURSELF.” -Mandy Hale

45. “What you have to find is, yourself first.” -Nishi De Silva

46. “The only way to find yourself is when you start being true to everyone around you.” -unknown

47. “It’s not about finding a home so much as finding yourself.” -Jason Behr

48. “It’s a life’s journey of finding ourselves, finding our power, and living for yourself, not for everyone else. ” -Mariska Hargitay

49. “We lose ourselves in things we love. We find ourselves there, too.” -Kristin Martz

50. “You really have to look inside yourself and find your own inner strength, and say, ‘I’m proud of what I am and who I am, and I’m just going to be myself.” -Mariah Carey