Be yourself, don't take anyone's shit, and never let them take you alive.
I don't like myself, I'm crazy about myself
(August 17, 1892 - November 22, 1980)
If you aren't good at loving yourself, you will have a difficult time loving anyone, since you'll resent the time and energy you give another person that you aren't even giving to yourself.
Barbara De Angelis
The image of myself which I try to create in my own mind in order that I may love myself is very different from the image which I try to create in the minds of others in order that they may love me
W. H. Auden
(February 21, 1907 - September 29, 1973)
Self-love, my liege, is not so vile a sin, as self-neglecting.
(April 26, 1564 - April 23, 1616)
Happiness isn't something you experience; it's something you remember.
(December 27, 1906 - August 14, 1972)
It's the same old stubborn regime playing the same old tricks. This is a police state and they don't give up.
I am prepared to go anywhere, provided it be forward.