65 Powerful Self Care Quotes Related to the Enneagram


Self Care Quotes – Quotes about the Enneagram and Caring for Yourself

Taking care of yourself is something that can drop by the wayside. It’s little steps that will get you to healing and caring for yourself.

Quotes About Self Care

One of the big takeaways when going thru the Enneagram that I am not sure everyone grasps, is that learning about yourself is self care. Self care to everyone of us looks different.

For me, learning self care all started as a silly free online quiz – then processing from doing a self Enneagram test . I’ve totally been spending the last year engaging in what each type means, who am I and what can I learn from all of this. For me, this type of self care, knowing who I am has been everything. 

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Understanding who you are, why you are you, how certain situations trigger or excite, how to interact with others and learning why others are the way they are – these are all self care and when studying the Enneagram these are what you learn!

Self Care Quotes

Self care is needed, y’all and if you are needing some self examination – and self care, learn about the Enneagram in our Enneagram Guide. 

Starting this with a quote from, well myself. This is something I live and breathe and when I don’t – it totally shows. Self-care is not an option. Self-care is a requirement.

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This self care quote is from Jonathan Van Ness.

Self-care isn’t really shallow. Showing up for yourself, putting on a littler moisturizer – can inspire so many different parts of your life. 

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Better to conquer yourself than others. – Buddha

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I think self-knowledge is the rarest trait

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Unless we learn to know ourselves, we run the danger of destroying ourselves. Quote about self care from Ja A. Jahannes.

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You have light and peace inside you. If you let it out, you can change the world around you. – Iroh (check out the best Uncle Iroh Quotes for more inspirational goodness.)

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To know oneself is to study oneself in action with another person – Bruce Lee quote.

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Life Changing Quotes

Quotes about changing your life. 

Only I can change my life. No one can do it for me. Quote from Carol Burnett.  Learn about your Enneagram type, discover who you are. 

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I’m very driven and I always have been, but when do you prioritize self care? It’s so important because even to attain success, you must take time to slow down and get to know yourself first. Self care quote from Beth Behrs. 

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Quotes About Acceptance

These self acceptance quotes are powerful and gentle reminders, we have to accept us for who we are. 

I found power in accepting the truth of who I am. It may not be a truth that others can accept, but I cannot live any other way. – Alison Goodman quote about self care and self acceptance.

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Once we accept our limits, we go beyond them. Albert Einstein

Looking for a new way to look at things? Check out these perspective quotes.

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Maya Angelo quote says it best. As you grow older, you will discover that you have two hands, one for helping yourself, the other for helping others. 

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Self Love Quotes

Along with self care, comes self love. These self love quotes are powerful words and reminders to love yourself.

Mondays don’t have to suck. Check out our Monday motivational quotes to start your week off with some positivity.

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I love you, but I got to love me more. – Peggi Speers

Talk to yourself like you would to someone you love. Brené Brown is amazing and has so many self care quotes. If you haven’t read The Gift of Imperfection, read it!

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To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance, says Oscar Wilde.

Hey mamas, we have a collection of mom quotes to help inspire you.

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This is profound when it comes to caring for yourself. You can’t pour from an empty cup. Take care of yourself first. 

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Enneagram Quotes

Here are self care quotes that are related to the Enneagram (so essentially Enneagram quotes.)

Ian Cron wrote The Road Back to You – one of our favorite Enneagram Books. 

The Enneagram doesn’t put you in a box. It shows you the box you’re already in and how to get out of it. 

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Next the Enneagram quotes list is from Enneagram teacher Don Richard Riso.

The Enneagram is, at its most abstract a universal mandala of the self – a symbol of each of us. 

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If you begin to understand what you are without trying to change it, then what you are undergo is a transformation.

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More Self Care Quotes

Looking for more self care quotes: 

  • You can’t take care of anyone else unless you first take care of yourself. ― Michael Hyatt
  • Self-care is how you take your power back. – Lalah Delia
  • My mother always says people should be able to take care of themselves, even if they’re rich and important. -Frances Hodgson Burnett
  •  Self care is not a waste of time. Self care makes your use of time more sustainable. – Jackie Viramontez
  •  Be kinder to yourself. And then let your kindness flood the world. – Pema Chodron
  • For me, recovery and self-care are inextricably connected. My recovery from abuse, addiction, and a suicide attempt required dump truck loads of self-care. – Steve Austin
  • When the body forces you to STOP it’s saying, hey buddy, you’ve gone too far.  Jacqueline Escolme

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Maybe it’s a no bones day. Or perhaps you are needing to just step away from caring for everyone else and learn to take care of yourself for once. We hope these quotes help heal.

Self Care Quotes is a part of the Digital Mom Blog series of Inspirational Quotes

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