37 Quotes About Proving Yourself to Others

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There is always something that you admire about another person that you are unable to do yourself. This is just one way you can create a goal to reach for yourself. These quotes about proving yourself to others is capture what it is that drives us to excel and keep trying.

“A casual stroll through the lunatic asylum shows that faith does not prove anything.”

“A rich man without charity is a rogue; and perhaps it would be no difficult matter to prove that he is also a fool.”

“A team is where a boy can prove his courage on his own. A gang is where a coward goes to hide.”

“All I ask is the chance to prove that money can’t make me happy.”

“Cooking is in an honest profession where you cannot hide and let others do the work for you. You have to show up, work hard and prove you can do it faster and better. And find a mentor who will recognize your talent and push you in the right direction.”

“Don’t let negativity affect your vision. A lot of people have said harsh things, but I don’t let it affect me. If anything it gives me more enthusiasm and pushes me to do better in my career so I can prove them wrong.”

“Education is a crutch with which the foolish attack the wise to prove that they are not idiots.”

“Every day, you have to prove yourself and convince – move forward and challenge yourself. And doubt all the time.”

“Great champions have an enormous sense of pride. The people who excel are those who are driven to show the world and prove to themselves just how good they are.”

“However good a Constitution may be, if those who are implementing it are not good, it will prove to be bad. However bad a Constitution may be, if those implementing it are good, it will prove to be good.”

“I am afraid that the schools will prove the very gates of hell, unless they diligently labor in explaining the Holy Scriptures and engraving them in the heart of the youth.”

“I don’t have to show anything to anyone. There is nothing to prove.”

“I don’t think a man has to go around shouting and play-acting to prove he is something. And a real man don’t go around putting other guys down, trampling their feelings in the dirt, making out they’re nothing.”

“I have a lot of things to prove to myself. One is that I can live my life fearlessly.”

“I love it when people doubt me. It makes me work harder to prove them wrong.”

“If we continue to develop our technology without wisdom or prudence, our servant may prove to be our executioner.”

“I’m not in the best shape, but I want to prove to myself I can do something that seems insurmountable and inspire others by showing them no matter where they are in their fitness goals, they can do it, too.”

“In order to arrive at knowledge of the motions of birds in the air, it is first necessary to acquire knowledge of the winds, which we will prove by the motions of water in itself, and this knowledge will be a step enabling us to arrive at the knowledge of beings that fly between the air and the wind.”

“I’ve always been a fighter. If you tell me I can’t, I’ll die trying to prove you wrong.”

“I’ve spent most of my mature life trying to prove that I’m not irresponsible.”

“I’ve worked with people at different stages of their careers and different success levels, and one thing I’ve noticed about the guys at the top is they’re so relaxed and calm – it’s about not having anything to prove except doing good work.”

“Many will call me an adventurer – and that I am, only one of a different sort: one of those who risks his skin to prove his platitudes.”

“Modelling isn’t something I’m doing to prove people wrong. It’s something I’m doing because it’s what I want to do.”

“My own view is that this planet is used as a penal colony, lunatic asylum and dumping ground by a superior civilisation, to get rid of the undesirable and unfit. I can’t prove it, but you can’t disprove it either.”

“No amount of experimentation can ever prove me right; a single experiment can prove me wrong.”

“Nothing can substitute for just plain hard work. I had to put in the time to get back. And it was a grind. It meant training and sweating every day. But I was completely committed to working out to prove to myself that I still could do it.”

“Praise us as we are tasted, allow us as we prove.”

“Sometimes it is necessary to be lonely in order to prove that you are right.”

“The best revenge is to live on and prove yourself.”

“The good part about getting older is you stop trying to prove anything to anyone, including yourself. All you are in the pursuit of is collecting experiences – beautiful, fragile little soap bubbles that you store in your heart, and every once in a while you pull one out and gaze at the delicate pictures it shows you.”

“There comes a time when the mind takes a higher plane of knowledge but can never prove how it got there.”

“We have to dare to be ourselves, however frightening or strange that self may prove to be.”

“We must continue to prove to the world that we can provide a rising standard of living for all men without loss of civil rights or human dignity to any man. Robert Kennedy”

“Whenever you have to do a photo shoot with a woman, there is this weird competition. They need to prove something. They need to play games – maybe unconsciously – but women are so sensitive, and people call me more masculine sometimes.”

“You prove your worth with your actions, not with your mouth.”

“Your idol is shattered in the dust to prove that God’s dust is greater than your idol.”

“You’re constantly trying to prove yourself, even after you’ve made it.”

You do not have to be the best at everything. Sometimes you do not need to keep proving yourself to others. You are good enough as you are!