There are few things in life more precious than a friend whose always got your back. If you're the type of girl who is kind, nurturing, and generous by nature, then rest assured that you're absolutely amazing and please never change.
Be aware however, that one of the things you're going to have to make sure of in order to have a happy life, is that you never forget yourself when it comes to the list of people you love taking care of.
Sometimes we can get so caught up taking care of our kids, spouse, friends, and the innumerable people around us that we can forget how important it is to regularly check in with ourselves to make sure own souls have everything they need as well.
With that said, this list goes out to the ladies who are always putting everyone else first. Here you'll find a list of self-care quotes that will remind you how special you are and encourage you to always treat yourself accordingly.
"Self care is a divine responsibility."
"Rest and self care are so important. When you take time to replenish your spirit, it allows you to serve others from the overflow. You cannot serve from an empty vessel.” Eleanor Brownn
"It’s not selfish to love yourself, take care of yourself, and to make your happiness a priority. It’s necessary." - Mandy Hale
"Self compassion is simply giving the same kindness to ourselves that we would give to others." - Christopher Gerner
"The relationship with yourself sets the tone for every other relationship you have." - Jane Travis
“When you recover or discover something that nourishes your soul and brings joy, care enough about yourself to make room for it in your life.” - Jean Shinoda Bolen
"Take care of your thoughts when you are alone, and take care of your words when you are with people."
“When you say 'Yes' to others, make sure you are not saying 'No' to yourself.” - Paolo Coehlo
"Taking good care of you, means the people in your life will receive the best of you, rather than what's left of you." - Carl Bryan
“Self-care is never a selfish act - it is simply good stewardship of the only gift I have, the gift I was put on earth to offer others." - Parker Palmer
"Self love is asking yourself what you need- everyday- and then making sure you receive it."
“Our soul is like a soft and gentle flower, it needs to be nurtured, cared for, tended to, with sufficient sunlight, fresh air and freedom to bloom into its most precious and beautiful form. This, my friend, is self-love.” - Miya Yamanouchi
"I have come to believe that caring for myself is not self-indulgent. Caring for myself is an act of survival." - Audre Lorde
"Take care how you speak to yourself because you are listening."
"If you compassion does not include yourself, it is incomplete." - Jack Kornfield
"Find what makes your heart sing and create your own music." - Mac Anderson
If you liked this list then spread the love to the women in your life who have a habit of forgetting how amazing they are.