20 Inspirational Quotes on Boundaries

Do you ever find yourself putting other people’s needs before your own? Or maybe being a people pleaser? I hope the following 20 quotes on boundaries can inspire you to start to take back your power and live a whole-hearted life.


20 Inspirational Quotes on Boundaries

Following are 20 quotes on boundaries to help inspire you to create boundaries with courage

  1. Lack of boundaries invites lack of respect.” ~ Anonymous
  2. “The boundary to what we can accept is the boundary to our freedom.” ~ Tara Brach
  3. “When we fail to set boundaries and hold people accountable, we feel used and mistreated.” ~ Brené Brown
  4. “Boundaries define us. They define what is me and what is not me. A boundary shows me where I end and someone else begins, leading me to a sense of ownership. Knowing what I am to own and take responsibility for gives me freedom.” ~ Henry Cloud
  5. “The difference between successful people and really successful people is that really successful people say ‘No’ to almost everything.” ~ Warren Buffett
  6. “No is a complete sentence.” ~ Anne Lamont
  7. “It is necessary, and even vital, to set standards for your life and the people you allow in it.” ~ Mandy Hale
  8. “Your personal boundaries protect the inner core of your identity and your right to choices.” ~ Gerard Manley Hopkins
  9. “Who you are is speaking so loudly that I can’t hear what you’re saying.” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
  10. “We can say what we need to say. We can gently, but assertively, speak our mind. We do not need to be judgmental, tactless, blaming or cruel when we speak our truths.” ~ Melody Beattie
  11. “I can be changed by what happens to me. But I refuse to be reduced by it.” ~ Maya Angelou
  12. “No one will listen to us until we listen to ourselves.” ~ Marianne Williamson
  13. “Only the truth of who you are, if realized, will set you free.” ~ Eckhart Tolle
  14. Whatever you are willing to put up with, is exactly what you will have.” ~ Anonymous
  15. “You get what you tolerate.” ~ Henry Cloud
  16. “Boundaries are a part of self-care. They are healthy, normal, and necessary.” ~ Doreen Virtue
  17. “You best teach others about healthy boundaries by enforcing yours.” ~ Bryant McGill
  18. “We change our behavior when the pain of staying the same becomes greater than the pain of changing. Consequences give us the pain that motivates us to change.” ~ Henry Cloud
  19. “You have the right to say ‘No’ without feeling guilty.” ~ Manuel J. Smith
  20. “Compassionate people ask for what they need. They say no when they need to, and when they say yes, they mean it. They’re compassionate because their boundaries keep them out of resentment.” ~ Brené Brown


Over to You…

What is your favourite inspirational quote on boundaries? Feel free to share the best one(s) you have found. If it is not here in the comments section.


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