December 30, 2020

Going on with our daily lives can be a little overwhelming most times. We always promise ourselves a good self-care after a tiring day, but most times we end up forgetting because life has piled up another load of the weight on our shoulders. 

Self-care is a ritual that has been going on since the beginning of time, you must find time to take care of yourself. That is why we have gathered our to thirty inspirational self-care quotes to lift your spirit when life gets tough.

This is not a gift that should be enjoyed alone, make sure to share to your loved ones, you don't know whose spirit you might be lifting.

Let's get right to it;

1. "Note to self: I know your fears your weaknesses, and every one of your shadowy secrets. You really should be nicer to me"

2. "Love yourself first, and everything else falls in line"

3. "Don't aim for perfection. Aim for better than yesterday"

4. "Breathe, let go. And remind yourself that this very moment is the only one you know you have for sure"

5. "Solitude is where I place my chaos to rest and awake my inner peace"

6. "Take time to do what makes your soul happy"

7. "Selfcare is giving the world the best of you, instead of what is left of you"

8. "Adopt the pace of nature: her secret is patience"

9. "Relax, Recharge and Reflect. Sometimes it is ok to do nothing"

10. "The world is a dark place, and bad things happen that we can't control. People we love can disappoint us, hurt us and finding forgiveness is hard... but music is there. If it disappoints you, all you have to do is change the track"

11. "Stability means figuring out how to prioritize what serves you, not feeling like a failure if you don't do everything perfectly, + just balancing everything as best as you can"

12. "Don't feel bad for wanting what you want and going for it" 

13. "Our bodies are gardens, to the which our wills are gardeners"

14. "Be who you are and say how you feel, because those who mind don't matter, and those who matter don't mind"

15. "Don't sacrifice yourself too much, because if you sacrifice too much there is nothing else you can give, and nobody will care for you"

16. "Beauty is how you feel inside, and it reflects in your eyes. It is not something physical"

17. "To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance"

18. "The challenge is not to be perfect- it is to be whole"

19. "Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will"

20. "Be you, love you. All ways, always"

21. "Do something nice for yourself today. Find some quiet, sit in stillness, breathe. Put your problems on pause. You deserve a break"

22. "If someone doesn't care about you himself, you begin to lose interest after a while"

23. "How to heal, read books, listen to jazz, ride motorbikes, get tattooed"

24. "The body is innocent. Deeply, beautifully, fundamentally innocent"

25. "Nurture strength of spirit to shield you in sudden misfortune. But do not distress yourself. with dark imaginings. Many fears are born of fatigue and loneliness. Beyond a wholesome discipline, be gentle with yourself"

26. "As a black woman, I define self-care as the ability to safely and comfortably exhale"

27. "Sometimes you need a hero; most times you are one"

28. "Your brain is paying attention to how you treat yourself"

29. "Have patience with all things. But, first of all with yourself"

30. "5 minutes ago you were not the same person as you are now. In the past you were some "other" person. Don't judge others. Be compassionate to others.

We have come to the end of the 30 inspirational self-care quotes to lift your spirit. Which was your favourite? Comment below.

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  1. Amazing quotes. I especially love the one about not judging others.


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