Choma Loves: 5 body positive quotes to boost your self-esteem

Body positivity is all about unlearning the societal norm that certain body types are worth being praised, instead of acknowledging that all bodies are equally valuable. It’s also about understanding that each and every person is different and deserves to be comfortable in their bodies without feeling bad or judged. Here are 5 body positive quotes that will boost your self-esteem. 

“When life throws you curves, embrace them!” – Unknown

It doesn’t matter what your body looks like, and there’s no need to be ashamed of your curves. Instead, embrace and love your body as it is, because you only have one!

“Happiness isn’t size specific.” – Anna Guest-Jelley 

You are responsible for your own happiness and you shouldn’t base your happiness on what other people think about the size of your body. You are beautiful as you are. 

There is no wrong way to have a body.” – Glenn Marla

At the end of the day, we are all human and we all have our flaws which is why you should know that there is no such thing as the perfect body – everyone is too different for such a thing to exist. However, there is such a thing as “perfect for you” so love yours as it is. 

“If you focus more on the inside, you feel just as great about the outside.” – Keke Palmer

Remember that it’s important for you to feel good about yourself from the inside so that you don’t have a problem with the outside. Read this article to help you build your body confidence. 

“Stop trying to fix your body. It was never broken.” – Eve Ensler

If you focus on loving yourself, just as you are at this moment – rather than worrying about your imperfections – then you won’t feel the need to “fix” your body.

Beauty is not standard Choma. There is no one way to be attractive, no matter what people say. At the end of the day, the most beautiful people are the ones who feel beautiful and embrace themselves regardless of what the outside world thinks. So no matter what you look like, the best thing you can do for yourself is be in love with who you are.

Remember, if you or a friend need help or advice, you can speak to me here on Ask Choma, send me a Facebook Message, a Twitter DM, or a WhatsApp Message (071 172 3657).