Be motivated by these independent quotes. You will find different people's thoughts on the impact of being independent. Being independent allows
you to follow your own dreams, being different and self sufficient. That doesn't mean you go it alone in life
but it does mean you know where you want to go and set goals accordingly.
"Independence is my happiness, and I view things as they are,
without regard to place or person; my country is the world,
and my religion is to do good."
Poems About Happiness
"Teaching our children to be independent is one of the greatest skills we can teach them."
"The individual has always had to struggle to keep from being
overwhelmed by the tribe. To be your own man is a hard business.
If you try it, you will be lonely often, and sometimes frightened.
But no price is too high to pay for the privilege of owning yourself."
...grant us wisdom and love to help this child learn to sing his own song.
Anne Spring, Prayer For A New Baby
"Self-actualized people are independent of the good opinion of others."
"Interdependency follows independence."
We are all meant to be wild and independent and free, our hearts filled with a ferocious passion for life.
Brendon Burchard, The Motivation Manifesto
Dare To Be
... the foremost rule is that you must take responsibility for your own life. Period.
Jordan B. Peterson, 12 Rules for Life
Follow Your Own Path
Be sure you put your feet in the right place, then stand firm.
"True independence and freedom can only exist in doing what's right."
Quotes To Live By
"The greatest gifts you can give your children are
the roots of responsibility and the wings of independence."
"Mickey Mouse is, to me, a symbol of independence.
He was a means to an end."
It's easy to be independent when you've got money.
But to be independent when you haven't got a thing - that's the Lord's test.
"If money is your hope for independence you will never have it.
The only real security that a man will have in this world is a reserve
of knowledge, experience, and ability."
"To safeguard democracy the people must have a keen sense
of independence, self-respect, and their oneness."
"Independence is essential for permanent but fatal to immediate success."
"The new electronic independence re-creates the world in the image
of a global village."
"When you marry, share, love, but never let go of your independence."
"The best thinking has been done in solitude. The worst has been done in
"Even as people take pride in their national independence,
we know we are becoming more and more interdependent."
"The price for independence is often isolation and solitude."
" Independence - is loyalty to one's best self and principles,
and this is often disloyalty to the general idols and fetishes."
"Independence? That's middle class blasphemy. We are all dependent
on one another, every soul of us on earth."
George Bernard Shaw
"The basic need of the creator is independence. The reasoning mind
cannot work under any form of compulsion. It cannot be curbed,
sacrificed or subordinated to any consideration whatsoever.
It demands total independence in function and in motive."
"Those who really desire to attain an independence,
have only set their minds upon it, and adopt the proper means,
as they do in regard to any other object which they wish
to accomplish, and the thing is easily done."
"You cannot build character and courage by taking away
man's initiative and independence."
"Economic independence is the foundation of the only sort of freedom
worth a damn "
Henry Louis Mencken
"To become true independent thinkers and sound decision makers,
your children cannot be reliant on others for approval or praise."
Pat Quinn, How to Parent a Genius: Raising Kids that are Smart, Successful, Nice and Happy!