Love yourself so that you may know how to live with self-respect.
“…before I can live with other folks I’ve got to live with myself. The one thing that doesn’t abide by majority rule is a person’s conscience.” ~Atticus Finch in To Kill A Mockingbird
“Always be a first-rate version of yourself instead of a second-rate version of somebody else.” ~Judy Garland
Impression is for the now, truth is for the future.
“We do not heal the past by dwelling there; we heal the past by living fully in the present.” ~Marianne Williamson
“It has been said, ‘time heals all wounds.’ I do not agree. The wounds remain. In time, the mind, protecting its sanity, covers them with scar tissue and the pain lessons. But it is never gone.” ~Rose Kennedy
“True reconciliation can occur only when we honestly acknowledge our painful, but shared, past.” ~Elizabeth Eckford