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Body positive quotes



A survey with 45,000 women has shown that 60% of women hate their bodies. Not just dislike, they specifically said hate. This percentage is upsetting to me. When I started my Australian lingerie boutique, I wanted to help women love themselves.

I hope women can begin to change the way they look at themselves.

“You are imperfect, permanently and inevitably flawed. And you are beautiful.” ― Amy Bloom

“The human body is the best work of art.” ― Jess C. Scott

“Even the models we see in magazines wish they could look like their own images.” ― Cheri K. Erdman

“Healthy emotions come in all sizes. Healthy minds come in all sizes. And healthy bodies come in all sizes.” ― Cheri K. Erdman

“Body acceptance means, as much as possible, approving of and loving your body, despite its “imperfections”, real or perceived. That means accepting that your body is fatter than some others, or thinner than some others, that your eyes are a little crooked, that you have a disability that makes walking difficult, that you have health concerns that you have to deal with — but that all of that doesn’t mean that you need to be ashamed of your body or try to change it. Body acceptance allows for the fact that there is a diversity of bodies in the world, and that there’s no wrong way to have one.” ― Golda Poretsky

“Eating is not a crime. It’s not a moral issue. It’s normal. It’s enjoyable. It just is.” ― Carrie Arnold

"Fashion is killing women’s body image of themselves."

― Zac Posen

"Your body loves you. Your body works hard to keep you alive."

― Lisa Consiglio Ryan

"Live your life and forget your age.

― Norman Vincent Peale

"To wish you were someone else is to waste the person you are.

― Sven Goran Eriksson

"Your body is a temple, but only if you treat it as one.

― Astrid Alauda

"What I have to say is far more important than how long my eyelashes are. "

— Alanis Morrisette

"Is 'fat' really the worst thing a human being can be? Is 'fat' worse than 'vindictive,' 'jealous,' 'shallow,' 'vain,' 'boring' or 'cruel'? Not to me."
— J.K. Rowling
"Your self-esteem won't come from body parts. You need to step away from the mirror every once in a while and look for another reflection, like the one in the eyes of the people who love and admire you. "
— Stacy London
"There is nothing wrong with your body. But there is a lot wrong with the messages which try to convince you otherwise."
— Rae Smith

"If you retain nothing else, always remember the most important rule of beauty. Which is: who cares?!"

— Tina Fey