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A collection of 'you' quotes that will help you succeed in life.

'You' Quotes That Will Help You Succeed In Life

In our lives, we assign meaning to any relationship and understand ourselves in relation to another person. The other person in our life sometimes becomes the most pivotal person in your journey.  It is of no surprise then that we need to take time out to understand them. Our happiness stems from our relationship with the other person, who is extremely important to our everyday functioning. Sometimes, it is necessary to step back and reflect and ruminate over behaviors to see where you stand. Take a look at some of the best quotes that reflect on the idea of ‘you’ and let them be your guide. 
I'm selfish, impatient and a little insecure. I make mistakes, I am out of control and at times hard to handle. But if you can't handle me at my worst, then you sure as hell don't deserve me at my best.

I'm selfish, impatient and a little insecure. I make mistakes, I am out of control and at times hard to handle. But if you can't handle me at my worst, then you sure as hell don't deserve me at my best.

Marilyn Monroe
You know you're in love when you can't fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams.

You know you're in love when you can't fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams.

Dr. Seuss
You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.

You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.

Mae West
Be the change that you wish to see in the world.

Be the change that you wish to see in the world.

Mahatma Gandhi
If you want to know what a man's like, take a good look at how he treats his inferiors, not his equals.

If you want to know what a man's like, take a good look at how he treats his inferiors, not his equals.

J. K. Rowling
Friendship ... is born at the moment when one man says to another

Friendship ... is born at the moment when one man says to another "What! You too? I thought that no one but myself . . .

C. S. Lewis
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.

No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.

Eleanor Roosevelt
If you tell the truth, you don't have to remember anything.

If you tell the truth, you don't have to remember anything.

Mark Twain
I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.

I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.

Maya Angelou
Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.

Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.

Mahatma Gandhi
To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.

To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to reform (or pause and reflect).

Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to reform (or pause and reflect).

Mark Twain
A woman is like a tea bag; you never know how strong it is until it's in hot water.

A woman is like a tea bag; you never know how strong it is until it's in hot water.

Eleanor Roosevelt
A day without sunshine is like, you know, night.

A day without sunshine is like, you know, night.

Steve Martin
Have you ever been in love? Horrible isn't it? It makes you so vulnerable. It opens your chest and it opens up your heart and it means that someone can get inside you and mess you up.

Have you ever been in love? Horrible isn't it? It makes you so vulnerable. It opens your chest and it opens up your heart and it means that someone can get inside you and mess you up.

Neil Gaiman
You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose. You're on your own. And you know what you know. And YOU are the one who'll decide where to go...

You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose. You're on your own. And you know what you know. And YOU are the one who'll decide where to go...

Dr. Seuss
If you judge people, you have no time to love them.

If you judge people, you have no time to love them.

Mother Teresa
For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.

For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
Anyone who thinks sitting in church can make you a Christian must also think that sitting in a garage can make you a car.

Anyone who thinks sitting in church can make you a Christian must also think that sitting in a garage can make you a car.

Garrison Keillor
If you can't explain it to a six year old, you don't understand it yourself.

If you can't explain it to a six year old, you don't understand it yourself.

Albert Einstein
I'm not upset that you lied to me, I'm upset that from now on I can't believe you.

I'm not upset that you lied to me, I'm upset that from now on I can't believe you.

Friedrich Nietzsche
You love me. Real or not real?

You love me. Real or not real?" I tell him, "Real.

Suzanne Collins
All you need is love. But a little chocolate now and then doesn't hurt.

All you need is love. But a little chocolate now and then doesn't hurt.

Charles M. Schulz
Everything you can imagine is real.

Everything you can imagine is real.

Pablo Picasso
There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.

There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.

Maya Angelou
Today you are You, that is truer than true. There is no one alive who is Youer than You.

Today you are You, that is truer than true. There is no one alive who is Youer than You.

Dr. Seuss
If you want your children to be intelligent, read them fairy tales. If you want them to be more intelligent, read them more fairy tales.

If you want your children to be intelligent, read them fairy tales. If you want them to be more intelligent, read them more fairy tales.

Albert Einstein
Logic will get you from A to Z; imagination will get you everywhere.

Logic will get you from A to Z; imagination will get you everywhere.

Albert Einstein
One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain.

One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain.

Bob Marley
It is impossible to live without failing at something, unless you live so cautiously that you might as well not have lived at all - in which case, you fail by default.

It is impossible to live without failing at something, unless you live so cautiously that you might as well not have lived at all - in which case, you fail by default.

J. K. Rowling
The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go.

The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go.

Dr. Seuss
If you only read the books that everyone else is reading, you can only think what everyone else is thinking.

If you only read the books that everyone else is reading, you can only think what everyone else is thinking.

Haruki Murakami
The truth is, everyone is going to hurt you. You just got to find the ones worth suffering for.

The truth is, everyone is going to hurt you. You just got to find the ones worth suffering for.

Bob Marley
Love is like the wind, you can't see it but you can feel it.

Love is like the wind, you can't see it but you can feel it.

Nicholas Sparks
You can never get a cup of tea large enough or a book long enough to suit me.

You can never get a cup of tea large enough or a book long enough to suit me.

C. S. Lewis
Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.

Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.

Theodore Roosevelt
If you can make a woman laugh, you can make her do anything.

If you can make a woman laugh, you can make her do anything.

Marilyn Monroe
Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving.

Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving.

Albert Einstein
The real lover is the man who can thrill you by kissing your forehead or smiling into your eyes or just staring into space.

The real lover is the man who can thrill you by kissing your forehead or smiling into your eyes or just staring into space.

Marilyn Monroe
God has given you one face, and you make yourself another.

God has given you one face, and you make yourself another.

William Shakespeare
Who are you to judge the life I live?
I know I'm not perfect
-and I don't live to be-
but before you start pointing fingers...
make sure you hands are clean!

Who are you to judge the life I live? I know I'm not perfect -and I don't live to be- but before you start pointing fingers... make sure you hands are clean!

Bob Marley
If you prick us do we not bleed? If you tickle us do we not laugh? If you poison us do we not die? And if you wrong us shall we not revenge?

If you prick us do we not bleed? If you tickle us do we not laugh? If you poison us do we not die? And if you wrong us shall we not revenge?

William Shakespeare
Piglet sidled up to Pooh from behind.

Piglet sidled up to Pooh from behind. "Pooh!" he whispered. "Yes, Piglet?" "Nothing," said Piglet, taking Pooh's paw. "I just wanted to be sure of you.

A. A. Milne
Do one thing every day that scares you.

Do one thing every day that scares you.

Eleanor Roosevelt
It is what you read when you don't have to that determines what you will be when you can't help it.

It is what you read when you don't have to that determines what you will be when you can't help it.

Oscar Wilde
You don’t forget the face of the person who was your last hope.

You don’t forget the face of the person who was your last hope.

Suzanne Collins
Remember, we're madly in love, so it's all right to kiss me anytime you feel like it.

Remember, we're madly in love, so it's all right to kiss me anytime you feel like it.

Suzanne Collins
They invented hugs to let people know you love them without saying anything.

They invented hugs to let people know you love them without saying anything.

Bil Keane
You may say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one. I hope someday you'll join us. And the world will live as one.

You may say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one. I hope someday you'll join us. And the world will live as one.

John Lennon
There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed.

There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed.

Ernest Hemingway
So it's not gonna be easy. It's going to be really hard; we're gonna have to work at this everyday, but I want to do that because I want you. I want all of you, forever, everyday. You and me... everyday.

So it's not gonna be easy. It's going to be really hard; we're gonna have to work at this everyday, but I want to do that because I want you. I want all of you, forever, everyday. You and me... everyday.

Nicholas Sparks
It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are.

It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are.

E. E. Cummings
If there's a book that you want to read, but it hasn't been written yet, then you must write it.

If there's a book that you want to read, but it hasn't been written yet, then you must write it.

Toni Morrison
And, when you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it.

And, when you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it.

Paulo Coelho
Just when you think it can't get any worse, it can. And just when you think it can't get any better, it can.

Just when you think it can't get any worse, it can. And just when you think it can't get any better, it can.

Nicholas Sparks
You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view... Until you climb inside of his skin and walk around in it.

You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view... Until you climb inside of his skin and walk around in it.

Harper Lee
Some day you will be old enough to start reading fairy tales again.

Some day you will be old enough to start reading fairy tales again.

C. S. Lewis
What you're supposed to do when you don't like a thing is change it. If you can't change it, change the way you think about it. Don't complain.

What you're supposed to do when you don't like a thing is change it. If you can't change it, change the way you think about it. Don't complain.

Maya Angelou
I finally understood what true love meant...love meant that you care for another person's happiness more than your own, no matter how painful the choices you face might be.

I finally understood what true love meant...love meant that you care for another person's happiness more than your own, no matter how painful the choices you face might be.

Nicholas Sparks
Go to you bosom: Knock there, and ask your heart what it doth know.

Go to you bosom: Knock there, and ask your heart what it doth know.

William Shakespeare
Memories warm you up from the inside. But they also tear you apart.

Memories warm you up from the inside. But they also tear you apart.

Haruki Murakami
It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be stupid with them.

It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be stupid with them.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
You can't live your life for other people. You've got to do what's right for you, even if it hurts some people you love.

You can't live your life for other people. You've got to do what's right for you, even if it hurts some people you love.

Nicholas Sparks
If you can look into the seeds of time, and say which grain will grow and which will not, speak then unto me.

If you can look into the seeds of time, and say which grain will grow and which will not, speak then unto me.

William Shakespeare
I love you as certain dark things are to be loved, 
in secret, between the shadow and the soul.

I love you as certain dark things are to be loved, in secret, between the shadow and the soul.

Pablo Neruda
The statistics on sanity are that one out of every four people is suffering from a mental illness. Look at your 3 best friends. If they're ok, then it's you.

The statistics on sanity are that one out of every four people is suffering from a mental illness. Look at your 3 best friends. If they're ok, then it's you.

Rita Mae Brown
It's the friends you can call up at 4 a.m. that matter.

It's the friends you can call up at 4 a.m. that matter.

Marlene Dietrich
Just because you have the emotional range of a teaspoon doesn't mean we all have.

Just because you have the emotional range of a teaspoon doesn't mean we all have.

J. K. Rowling
Numbing the pain for a while will make it worse when you finally feel it.

Numbing the pain for a while will make it worse when you finally feel it.

J. K. Rowling
Sometimes you have to be apart from people you love, but that doesn't make you love them any less. Sometimes you love them more.

Sometimes you have to be apart from people you love, but that doesn't make you love them any less. Sometimes you love them more.

Nicholas Sparks
Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.

Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.

Mark Twain
You can never be overdressed or overeducated.

You can never be overdressed or overeducated.

Oscar Wilde
Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.

Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.

Mahatma Gandhi
The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.

The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.

Socrates
If you don't know where you're going, any road'll take you there

If you don't know where you're going, any road'll take you there

George Harrison
If you don't have time to read, you don't have the time (or the tools) to write. Simple as that.

If you don't have time to read, you don't have the time (or the tools) to write. Simple as that.

Stephen King
And above all, watch with glittering eyes the whole world around you because the greatest secrets are always hidden in the most unlikely places. Those who don't believe in magic will never find it.

And above all, watch with glittering eyes the whole world around you because the greatest secrets are always hidden in the most unlikely places. Those who don't believe in magic will never find it.

Roald Dahl
You're going to come across people in your life who will say all the right words at all the right times. But in the end, it's always their actions you should judge them by. It's actions, not words, that matter.

You're going to come across people in your life who will say all the right words at all the right times. But in the end, it's always their actions you should judge them by. It's actions, not words, that matter.

Nicholas Sparks
You will never be happy if you continue to search for what happiness consists of. You will never live if you are looking for the meaning of life.

You will never be happy if you continue to search for what happiness consists of. You will never live if you are looking for the meaning of life.

Albert Camus
Do what you feel in your heart to be right – for you’ll be criticized anyway.

Do what you feel in your heart to be right – for you’ll be criticized anyway.

Eleanor Roosevelt
Do you hate people?”

“I don't hate them...I just feel better when they're not around.

Do you hate people?” “I don't hate them...I just feel better when they're not around.

Charles Bukowski
You are, and always have been, my dream.

You are, and always have been, my dream.

Nicholas Sparks
You are my best friend as well as my lover, and I do not know which side of you I enjoy the most. I treasure each side, just as I have treasured our life together.

You are my best friend as well as my lover, and I do not know which side of you I enjoy the most. I treasure each side, just as I have treasured our life together.

Nicholas Sparks
Promise me you'll always remember: You're braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.

Promise me you'll always remember: You're braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.

A. A. Milne
In vain have I struggled. It will not do. My feelings will not be repressed. You must allow me to tell you how ardently I admire and love you.

In vain have I struggled. It will not do. My feelings will not be repressed. You must allow me to tell you how ardently I admire and love you.

Jane Austen
Sometimes you wake up. Sometimes the fall kills you. And sometimes, when you fall, you fly.

Sometimes you wake up. Sometimes the fall kills you. And sometimes, when you fall, you fly.

Neil Gaiman
You don't have to burn books to destroy a culture. Just get people to stop reading them.

You don't have to burn books to destroy a culture. Just get people to stop reading them.

Ray Bradbury
You cannot find peace by avoiding life.

You cannot find peace by avoiding life.

Virginia Woolf
Lock up your libraries if you like; but there is no gate, no lock, no bolt that you can set upon the freedom of my mind.

Lock up your libraries if you like; but there is no gate, no lock, no bolt that you can set upon the freedom of my mind.

Virginia Woolf
When you are courting a nice girl an hour seems like a second. When you sit on a red-hot cinder a second seems like an hour. That's relativity.

When you are courting a nice girl an hour seems like a second. When you sit on a red-hot cinder a second seems like an hour. That's relativity.

Albert Einstein
First they ignore you, then they ridicule you, then they fight you, and then you win.

First they ignore you, then they ridicule you, then they fight you, and then you win.

Mahatma Gandhi
So, I love you because the entire universe conspired to help me find you.

So, I love you because the entire universe conspired to help me find you.

Paulo Coelho
Whatever you are, be a good one.

Whatever you are, be a good one.

Abraham Lincoln
In a good bookroom you feel in some mysterious way that you are absorbing the wisdom contained in all the books through your skin, without even opening them.

In a good bookroom you feel in some mysterious way that you are absorbing the wisdom contained in all the books through your skin, without even opening them.

Mark Twain
Once you learn to read, you will be forever free.

Once you learn to read, you will be forever free.

Frederick Douglass
Never memorize something that you can look up.

Never memorize something that you can look up.

Albert Einstein
A good friend will always stab you in the front.

A good friend will always stab you in the front.

Oscar Wilde
Going to church doesn’t make you a Christian any more than going to a garage makes you an automobile.

Going to church doesn’t make you a Christian any more than going to a garage makes you an automobile.

Billy Sunday
Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a harder battle.

Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a harder battle.

Plato
Never love anyone who treats you like you're ordinary.

Never love anyone who treats you like you're ordinary.

Oscar Wilde
Some women choose to follow men, and some women choose to follow their dreams. If you're wondering which way to go, remember that your career will never wake up and tell you that it doesn't love you anymore.

Some women choose to follow men, and some women choose to follow their dreams. If you're wondering which way to go, remember that your career will never wake up and tell you that it doesn't love you anymore.

Lady Gaga
Reader, suppose you were an idiot. And suppose you were a member of Congress. But I repeat myself.

Reader, suppose you were an idiot. And suppose you were a member of Congress. But I repeat myself.

Mark Twain
I love sleep. My life has the tendency to fall apart when I'm awake, you know?

I love sleep. My life has the tendency to fall apart when I'm awake, you know?

Ernest Hemingway