Don't compromise yourself. You're all you've got.

Janis Joplin

Do your own thing on your own terms and get what you came here for

Oliver James

Always be a first rate version of yourself and not a second rate version of someone else.

 

Judy Garland

Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don't matter, and those who matter don't mind.

Bernard M. Baruch

To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius and it's better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring.

Marilyn Monroe

There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.

Maya Angelou

You may not control all the events that happen to you, but you can decide not to be reduced by them.

Maya Angelou

A girl should be two things: who and what she wants.

Coco Chanel

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

A friend is someone who gives you total freedom to be yourself-and especially to feel, or not feel. Whatever you happen to be feeling at any moment is fine with them. That's what real love amounts to − letting a person be what he really is.

Jim Morrison