When a woman becomes her own best friend life is easier.
—Diane von Fürstenberg
It’s all about falling in love with yourself and sharing that love with someone who appreciates you, rather than looking for love to compensate for a self love deficit.
Love yourself first and everything else falls into line. You really have to love yourself to get anything done in this world.
Self-love is the source of all our other loves.
You need to learn to accept your flaws and forgive yourself.
—Susan Mallery in Two of a Kind
Funny how we think of romance as always involving two, when the romance of solitude can be ever so much more delicious and intense.
Love is the great miracle cure. Loving ourselves works miracles in our lives.
—Louise L. Hay
Our first and last love is self-love.
—Christian Nestell Bovee
The reward for conformity was that everyone liked you except yourself.
—Rita Mae Brown
If you don't love yourself, you'll always be chasing after people who don't love you either.
—Mandy Hale in The Single Woman
The last time I saw him he was walking down lover's lane holding his own hand.
Self-love, self-respect, self-approval, and self-worth do not equal self-ish.
You must be very polite with yourself when you are learning something new.
—Elizabeth Gilbert in Love
A great deal of the chaos in the world occurs because people don't appreciate themselves.
—Chögyam Trungpa in Shambhala: The Sacred Path of the Warrior
Well-ordered self-love is right and natural.