Acceptance Quotes and Sayings

Here you can find the best collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous Acceptance quotes and Acceptance sayings, and Acceptance proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

"Certainly tolerance and acceptance were at the forefront of my music."

Bruce Springsteen

"Many people think of perfectionism as striving to be your best, but it is not about self-improvement; it’s about earning approval and acceptance."

Brene Brown

"Accept everything about yourself — I mean everything, You are you and that is the beginning and the end — no apologies, no regrets."

Clark Moustakas

"Everything begins with accepting oneself. Without self-acceptance, one cannot accomplish anything."

Xuan-Thu Nguyen

"I love my past. I love my present. I’m not ashamed of what I’ve had, and I’m not sad because I have it no longer."

Sidonie Gabrielle Colette

"Accept that some days you’re the pigeon, and some days you’re the statue."

Roger C. Anderson

"Don’t try to understand everything. Because sometimes it’s not meant to be understood, but to be accepted."


"Acceptance is a letting-go process. You let go of your wishes and demands that life can be different. It’s a conscious choice."

Gary Emery

"Nobody can go back and start a new beginning, but anyone can start today and make a new ending."

Maria Robinson

"We did not change as we grew older; we just became more clearly ourselves."

Lynn Hall

"Acceptance is observation of life and suspension of judgment about whether what is happening is good or bad, right or wrong."

Ron Smotherman

"Whether it is the best of times or the worst of times, it is only time we have."

Art Buchwald

"One must not attempt to justify them, but rather to sense their nature simply and clearly."

Albert Einstein

"Accept yourself as you are. Otherwise you will never see opportunity. You will not feel free to move toward it; you will feel you are not deserving."

Maxwell Maltz

"Accept yourself: flaws, quirks, talents, secret thoughts, all of it, and experience true liberation."

Amy Leigh Mercree

"Not everything that is faced can be changed. But nothing can be changed until it is faced."

James Baldwin

"I’m not okay, you’re not okay, and that’s okay."

William Sloane Coffin

"Acceptance makes an incredible fertile soil for the seeds of change."

Steve Maraboli

"When you find peace within yourself, you become the kind of person who can live at peace with others."

Peace Pilgrim

"As you become more clear about who you really are, you’ll be better able to decide what is best for you – the first time around."

Oprah Winfrey

"But there isn’t any second half of myself waiting to plug in and make me whole. It’s there. I’m already whole."

Sally Field

"Acceptance is not submission; it is acknowledgement of the facts of a situation. Then deciding what you’re going to do about it."

Kathleen Casey Theisen

"You can’t stop the waves, but you can learn to surf."

Joseph Goldstein

"We can never obtain peace in the outer world until we make peace with ourselves."

Dalai Lama XIV

"It is easier to make our wishes conform to our means than to make our means conform to our wishes."

Robert E. Lee

"Acceptance doesn’t mean that life gets better; it just means that my way of living life on life’s terms improves."

Sharon E. Rainey

"Laugh at yourself, not with ridicule but with objectivity and acceptance of self."

C. W. Metcalf

"When you stop living your life based on what others think of you real life begins. At that moment, you will finally see the door of self acceptance opened."

Shannon L. Alder

"Accept – then act. Whatever the present moment contains, accept it as if you had chosen it. Always work with it, not against it."

Eckhart Tolle

"Live your life, sing your song. Not full of expectations. Not for the ovations. But for the joy of it."

Rasheed Ogunlaru

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