Quotes About Identity

“It’s like everyone tells a story about themselves inside their own head. Always. All the time. That story makes you what you are. We build ourselves out of that story.”

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-Patrick Rothfuss

“Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else’s opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation.”

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-Oscar Wilde

“Perhaps it’s impossible to wear an identity without becoming what you pretend to be.”

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-Orson Scott Card

“The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.”

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-Mahatma Gandhi

“When I discover who I am, I’ll be free.”

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-Ralph Ellison

“It’s like everyone tells a story about themselves inside their own head. Always. All the time. That story makes you what you are. We build ourselves out of that story.”

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-Patrick Rothfuss

“Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else’s opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation.”

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-Oscar Wilde

“Perhaps it’s impossible to wear an identity without becoming what you pretend to be.”

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-Orson Scott Card

“The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.”

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-Mahatma Gandhi

“Never forget what you are, for surely the world will not. Make it your strength. Then it can never be your weakness. Armour yourself in it, and it will never be used to hurt you.”

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-George R.R. Martin

“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.”

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-Gabriel García Márquez

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

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-Coco Chanel

“Nothing of me is original. I am the combined effort of everyone I’ve ever known.”

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-Chuck Palahniuk

“You are not your job, you’re not how much money you have in the bank. You are not the car you drive. You’re not the contents of your wallet. You are not your fucking khakis. You are all singing, all dancing crap of the world.”

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-Chuck Palahniuk

“I am no bird; and no net ensnares me: I am a free human being with an independent will.”

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-Charlotte Brontë
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