Being Unique Quotes
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No matter what your differences are, you have to embrace them and be proud of the way you are.” - Jazz Jennings
“Stop apologizing! It’s ok if your ideas are different, your goals are big - don’t be afraid of what others would say. You are skilled, capable, talented - you deserve to be a leader, and you are enough. Leaning in can be uncomfortable, so don’t be afraid to own your seat, lean back, and kick your feet up.” - Joy Fitzgerald 📅 Hear more from similar speakers this year at Mobilize Women Week - you can register now for free!
“I find that the very things that I get criticized for, which is usually being different and just doing my own thing and just being original, is the very thing that’s making me successful.” - Shania Twain
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“Sometimes, being different feels a lot like being alone. But with that being said, being true to that and being true to my standards and my way of doing things in my art and my music, everything that has made me feel very different...in the end, it has made me the happiest.” - Lindsey Stirling
“What sets you apart can sometimes feel like a burden and it’s not. And a lot of the time, it’s what makes you great.” —Emma Stone
“Normal is not something to aspire to, it’s something to get away from.” - Jodie Foster
“When you embrace your difference, your DNA, your look or heritage or religion or your unusual name, that’s when you start to shine.” - Bethenny Frankel
“Cherish forever what makes you unique, ‘cuz you’re really a yawn if it goes.” - Bette Midler
“In order to be irreplaceable one must always be different.” - Coco Chanel
“Who you are authentically is alright.” - Laverne Cox
“The most incredible beauty and the most satisfying way of life come from affirming your own uniqueness.” - Jane Fonda
“People have a problem with me being different, but that propels me forward in life.” - Mary-Louise Parker
“Fitting in allows you to blend in with everyone else, but being different allows you to be yourself, to be unique and to be more creative.” - Sonya Parker
“Always be a first-rate version of yourself, instead of a second-rate version of somebody else.” - Judy Garland
“Always remember that you are absolutely unique. Just like everyone else.” - Margaret Mead
“Only recently have I realized that being different is not something you want to hide or squelch or suppress.” - Amy Gerstler
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