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50 Body Positivity Quotes To Inspire You To Love Your Body

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This is part 6 of 6-part series on body insecurity where I share my history with body insecurity , signs of body insecurity, effects and reasons of body insecurity and tips to get over it and also motivational quotes to inspire you to love your body


Body positivity quotes sometimes may become more helpful than you think . Body positivity was never an easy thing to achieve. Specially in this time when everyone talks about the perfect body shape, it’s been so daunting for many to accept themselves in the way they are. 

Body positivity refers to a state of mind where you’re no more shameful or afraid of your body shape or appearance and you fully accept the truth that no one has a perfect body but still everyone is beautiful in the world in their own way. Body positivity quotes may really help to have that mindset. Even though body positivity quotes aren’t always helpful, but at least you can give them a try.

Having body positivity can change your life completely. It makes a person more nicer and sophisticated. In the opposite, body insecurity can spoil one’s life.  When someone is having body image issues, then it’s not always going to be easy to cure. However, having some motivations and good thoughts in mind can be really a good way of healing.

In this article, you’re going to discover 50 awesome deep quotes about body positivity that will inspire you to love your body and may help you a bit if you had any kind body image issue. All these quotes here were told by some great people. So don’t worry, they’re not only some pieces of motivations but also a mixture of their real life experience and you won’t be disappointed if you will hold these feelings in real life.

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So, if you’re interested, then continue reading to the end.

50 Awesome and Deep Body Positivity Quotes

1.       “Life is so much more beautiful and complex than a number on a scale.” —Tess Munster

2.       “Your words have so much power. Every day, if you tell yourself ‘I love you,’ if you give yourself one word of validation, it will change your mind.” —Ashley Graham

3.       “You can’t hate yourself happy. You can’t criticize yourself thin. You can’t shame yourself worthy. Real change begins with self-love and self-care.” —Jessica Ortner

4.       “Everybody has a part of her body that she doesn’t like, but I’ve stopped complaining about mine because I don’t want to critique nature’s handiwork … My job is simply to allow the light to shine out of the masterpiece.” —Alfre Woodard

5.       “YOU ARE WANTED. Big, small, tall, short, pretty, plain, friendly, shy. Don’t let anyone tell you otherwise, not even yourself. Especially yourself.” ―Jennifer Niven

6.       “Our bodies cannot truly be hidden, no matter how many black outfits we wear. No matter how many pairs of Spanx we own. No matter how much we suck it in. Doesn’t it seem like a better use of our time to just accept the fact that our bodies are our bodies and live our lives like there is no tomorrow?” ―Jes Baker

7.       “Our bodies cannot truly be hidden, no matter how many black outfits we wear. No matter how many pairs of Spanx we own. No matter how much we suck it in. Doesn’t it seem like a better use of our time to just accept the fact that our bodies are our bodies and live our lives like there is no tomorrow?” ―Jes Baker

8.   “My body is not yours to critique and discuss. My body is not yours for consumption. My body is my vessel. An archive of experiences. A weapon that has fought battles only I understand. A library of love, pain, struggle, victory, and mystery.” —Sophie Lewis

9.    “Treat your body like an instrument, not an ornament.” ―Gary Thoma

10.   “I wish I could tell my younger self that she was always more than a body. She always had more to offer the world than weight loss and flat abs. So much more.” —Megan Jayne Crabbe

11.   “Speak to your body in a loving way. It’s the only one you’ve got, it’s your home, and it deserves your respect.” – Iskra Lawrence

12.   “When we’re awake in our bodies and sense, the world comes alive. Wisdom, creativity, and love are discovered as we relax and awaken through our bodies.” – Tara Brach

13.   “In order to find real happiness, you must learn to love yourself for the totality of who you are and not just what you look like.” – Portia De Rossie

14.   “I happen to be very confident in my own skin. It takes time to get to that place, but it’s all about embracing yourself and your body.” – Christina Aguilera

15.   “You can’t really invest in your looks as your only ‘thing’ because it is a depreciating asset.” – Rashida Jones

16.   “I’m proud of my body. I’m finally in a good place and learning to love me for me, and not somebody else’s standards.” – Khloe Kardashian

17.   “I’m proud of my body. I’m finally in a good place and learning to love me for me, and not somebody else’s standards.” – Marlyn Monroe

18.   “Stop trying to fix your body. It was never broken.” – Eve Ensler

19.   “You are allowed to be both a masterpiece and a work in progress, simultaneously.” – Sophia Bush

20.   “There is not one standard definition of beauty or one perfect size.” – Ashley Graham

21.   “You have to stand up and say, ‘There’s nothing wrong with me or my shape or who I am, you’re the one with the problem!’” – Jennifer Lopez

22.   “People often say that beauty is in the eye of the beholder, and I say that the most liberating thing about beauty is realizing that you are the beholder.” — Salma Hayek

22.   “People often say that beauty is in the eye of the beholder, and I say that the most liberating thing about beauty is realizing that you are the beholder.” — Salma Hayek

23.   “How I feel about myself is more important than how I look. Feeling confident, being comfortable in your skin—that’s what really makes you beautiful.” — Bobbi Brown

24.   “I realize everybody wants what they don’t have. But at the end of the day, what you have inside is much more beautiful than what’s on the outside.” – Selena Gomez

25.   “I think about my body as a tool to do the stuff I need to do, but not the be all and end all of my existence.” — Lena Dunham

26.   “If you focus on the inside, you’ll feel just as great about the outside. I feel attractive when I’m doing good and helping people.” — Keke Palmer

27.   “You define beauty yourself, society doesn’t define your beauty.” — Lady Gaga

28.   “And I said to my body softly, ‘I want to be your friend.’ It took a long breath and replied, ‘I have been waiting my whole life for this.’” — Nayyirah Waheed

29.   “Don’t let your mind bully your body.” — June Tomaso Wood

30.   “I’ve finally recognized my body for what it is: a personality-delivery system, designed expressly to carry my character from place to place, now and in the years to come.”— Anna Quindlen

31.   “Life is too short to spend another at war with yourself.” – Ritu Ghatourey

32.   “Shine a great light on your most amazing qualities. We tend to focus on the negative aspects of us and forget all the greatness that we have within.” – Harnaam Kaur

33.   “Worthiness does not have prerequisites.” – Brené Brown

34.   “We can’t hate ourselves into a version of ourselves we can love.” – Lori Deschene

35.   “Loving yourself isn’t vanity. It’s sanity.” – Katrina Mayer

36.   “Touch your body without shame or embarrassment or thoughts of it needing to be something else. Give yourself a hug before bed and tell yourself that it will be okay. Touch yourself with kindness every day—you’re in this relationship for the long haul.” – Megan Crabbe

37.   “One day I decided that I was beautiful, and so I carried out my life as if I was a beautiful girl. I wear colors that I really like, I wear makeup that makes me feel pretty, and it really helps. It doesn’t have anything to do with how the world perceives you. What matters is what you see.”—Gabourey Sidibe

38.   “Your body hears everything your mind says.”—Naomi Judd

39.   “Each individual woman’s body demands to be accepted on its own terms.”—Gloria Steinem

40.   “All bodies are different, all bodies have their own individual way of reacting to the work we make them do.”—Anna Kessel

41.   “Beauty is the enemy. We try to conquer not feeling beautiful all our lives. It’s a battle that can’t be won. There’s no definition of beauty. The only way to achieve beauty is to feel it from inside without breaking down into individual physical attributes.”—Miley Cyrus

42.   “I’m not going to sacrifice my mental health to have the perfect body.”—Demi Lovato

43.   “I love every cell of my body.”—Louise Hay

44.   “I can’t think of any better representation of beauty than someone who is unafraid to be herself.”—Emma Stone

45.   “The reality was my life wasn’t miserable because I was curvy; I was miserable because I thought I’d be happier if I were thinner.” ―Brittany Gibbons

46.   “If you retain nothing else, always remember the most important rule of beauty, which is: who cares?” –Tina Fey

47.   “Stop spending all day obsessing, cursing, perfecting your body like it’s all you’ve got to offer the world. Your body is not your art, it’s your paintbrush.” —Glennon Doyle

48.   “Do not apologize for your sacred body. All of you is holy.” ―Ashley Asti

49.   “I’ve made peace with the fact that the things that I thought were weaknesses or flaws were just me. I like them.” —Sandra Bullock

50.   “Your body. Your diet. Your life. It isn’t perfect. It never will be. But it’s real. It’s honest. It’s beautifully flawed. And totally magical.” ―Nicola Jane Hobbs

My Final Thoughts: All these quotes you can find here are just not some pieces of motivations. There are a reminder that you need to love yourself. They are a reminder that your body is a part of you and it won't go in your way always. 

So, instead of being shameful about this or trying to change it, try to accept it. Also motivate others whenever you find anyone to be in the estate of mind where they hate themselves. Share the thoughts and reminders. You're always beautiful in the way you are. 💕 

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Question for you: Which quote did you like the most among all these?

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This is part 6 of 6-part series on body insecurity where I share my history with body insecurity , signs of body insecurity, effects and reasons of body insecurity and tips to get over it and also motivational quotes to inspire you to love your body

Part 6 : 50 Body Positivity Quotes To Inspire You To Love Your Body


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  1. Jesmine says:

    These quotes are truly so inspiring!!

  2. So many great points in these quotes! Definitely a lot of beautiful points in these words.

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