200+ Best Identity Quotes And Sayings

There are times when we all feel lost in our lives. It’s important not to let these feelings overcome us, but it can be difficult to know what to do about them. Sometimes, a good reminder is all we need. These quotes on identity are just what you need to remind yourself of who you are and where you’re headed.

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I am not an angel, ' I asserted; 'and I will not be one till I die: I will be myself. Mr. Rochester, you must neither expect nor exact anything celestial of me - for you will not get it, any more than I shall get it of you: which I do not at all anticipate. Unknown
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Sleep my little baby-oh Sleep until you waken When you wake you'll see the world If I'm not mistaken... Kiss a lover Dance a measure, Find your name And buried treasure... Face your life Its pain, Its pleasure, Leave no path untaken. Neil Gaiman
Define yourself radically as one beloved by God. This is...
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Define yourself radically as one beloved by God. This is the true self. Every other identity is illusion. Brennan Manning
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Soul, if you want to learn secrets, 
your heart must forget about shame
 and dignity. You are God's lover, 
yet you worry what people are saying. Jalaluddin Rumi
The more fucked up you are, the more I like...
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The more fucked up you are, the more I like you. As long as you've managed to hold onto your identity through all the shit, then it won't matter how twisted you are. I will love you more for it. Ashly Lorenzana
Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be...
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Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one's definition of your life, but define yourself. Harvey Fierstein
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He allowed himself to be swayed by his conviction that human beings are not born once and for all on the day their mothers give birth to them, but that life obliges them over and over again to give birth to themselves. Unknown
We leave something of ourselves behind when we leave a...
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We leave something of ourselves behind when we leave a place, we stay there, even though we go away. And there are things in us that we can find again only by going back there. Pascal Mercier
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Don’t let the noise of others’ opinions drown out your own inner voice.", 2005] Steve Jobs
I seem to have run in a great circle, and...
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I seem to have run in a great circle, and met myself again on the starting line. Jeanette Winterson
You know, people ask me. They say 'Dan, three years...
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You know, people ask me. They say 'Dan, three years later do you really want to be drawing cat whiskers on your face?' but they don't understand. The cat whiskers, they come from within. Dan Howell
I am my own experiment. I am my own work...
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I am my own experiment. I am my own work of art. Madonna
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The trick.. .is to find the balance between the bright colors of humor and the serious issues of identity, self-loathing, and the possibility for intimacy and love when it seems no longer possible or, sadder yet, no longer necessary. Wendy Wasserstein
The true definition of mental illness is when the majority...
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The true definition of mental illness is when the majority of your time is spent in the past or future, but rarely living in the realism of NOW. Shannon L. Alder
Be yourself. Don't worry about what other people are thinking...
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Be yourself. Don't worry about what other people are thinking of you, because they're probably feeling the same kind of scared, horrible feelings that everyone does. Phil Lester
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People leave imprints on our lives, shaping who we become in much the same way that a symbol is pressed into the page of a book to tell you who it comes from. Dogs, however, leave paw prints on our lives and our souls, which are as unique as fingerprints in every way. Ashly Lorenzana
Never try to do anything that is outside of who...
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Never try to do anything that is outside of who you are. A forced smile is a sign of what feels wrong in your heart, so recognize it when it happens. Living a lie will reduce you to one. Ashly Lorenzana
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Not only is there often a right and wrong, but what goes around does come around, Karma exists, chickens do come home to roost, and as my mother, Phyllis, liked to say, “There is always a day of reckoning.” The good among the great understand that every choice we make adds to the strength or weakness of our spirits–ourselves, or to use an old fashioned word for the same idea, our souls. That is every human’s life work: to construct an identity bit by bit, to walk a path step by step, to live a life that is worthy of something higher, lighter, more fulfilling, and maybe even everlasting. Unknown
When you become the image of your own imagination, it's...
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When you become the image of your own imagination, it's the most powerful thing you could ever do. RuPaul
One of the greatest tragedies in life is to lose...
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One of the greatest tragedies in life is to lose your own sense of self and accept the version of you that is expected by everyone else. K.L. Toth