7 Quotes about Insecurity for Teens ...


Insecurity is a huge issue for most teens, including myself, and I often turn to quotes about insecurity to give myself some much-needed perspective.

These quotes about insecurity come from a wide variety of wise speakers and stars, who know what it means to be insecure- we all do!

I hope that after you read the following quotes, youโ€™ll see that who you are is so amazing, you should be totally confident in yourself!

1. Teddy Roosevelt

Teddy Roosevelt

Before you begin tackling the issue of insecurity, you need to know where it comes from.

Insecurity is most often the result of comparing yourself to others, to their money, lives, looks, or even families.

But Teddy Roosevelt, the widely acclaimed American president, points out that comparison is the thief of joy in this quote about insecurity.

So why would you purposefully rob yourself of joy?

2. Steven Furtick

Steven Furtick

Okay, so comparison is the root of that evil we call insecurity;2

now what do you do with that information?

It will be close to impossible for you to stop comparing yourself to others altogether, but remembering this quote from Pastor Steven Furtick can definitely help bring things into perspective.

What you compare your true self to is the version of other people that others want you to see.

You never know what sort of demons people are fighting behind the scenes, so keep that in mind the next time you catch yourself comparing.

3. Adele


Maybe comparing yourself to others isnโ€™t the primary reason for your insecurity;2

maybe it is the direct action of other people.

The wise, beautiful, and talented Adele has some advice for someone in your shoes- get out of them!

If your friends constantly point out your โ€œflaws,โ€ thus aggravating your insecurities, youโ€™re not obligated to put up with them;

you can walk away at any moment.

Drew Barrymore
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