Authors: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

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.

Marilyn Monroe

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.

Mae West

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.

J. K. Rowling

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.

Eleanor Roosevelt

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.

Maya Angelou

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.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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.

Eleanor Roosevelt

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.

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...

Dr. Seuss

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.

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.

Garrison Keillor

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.

Friedrich Nietzsche

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.

Charles M. Schulz

Everything you can imagine is real.

Pablo Picasso

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.

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.

Albert Einstein

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.

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.

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.

Dr. Seuss

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.

Bob Marley

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.

C. S. Lewis

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.

Marilyn Monroe

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

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

Albert Einstein

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!

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?

William Shakespeare

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.

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.

Oscar Wilde

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.

Suzanne Collins

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.

John Lennon

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

Ernest Hemingway

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

E. E. Cummings

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

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.

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.

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.

Harper Lee

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.

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.

Nicholas Sparks

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.

Haruki Murakami

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.

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.

William Shakespeare

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.

Rita Mae Brown

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.

J. K. Rowling

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.

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.

Mark Twain

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.

Mahatma Gandhi

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

George Harrison

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.

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.

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.

Albert Camus

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.

Charles Bukowski

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.

Nicholas Sparks

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

Neil Gaiman

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

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

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.

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.

Virginia Woolf

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

Mahatma Gandhi

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

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

Paulo Coelho

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.

Mark Twain

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

Frederick Douglass

Never memorize something that you can look up.

Albert Einstein

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.

Billy Sunday

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

Plato

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

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

Oscar Wilde

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?

Ernest Hemingway

Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, Nothing is going to get better. It's not.

Dr. Seuss