Self-reliance is being independent and relying only on your own efforts, making your own decisions, and supporting yourself.
Here are the top ten greatest quotes on self-reliance:
To find yourself, think for yourself.
Don’t depend too much on anyone in this world, because even your own shadow leaves you when you are in darkness.
The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud.
I am thankful to all those who said NO to me. It’s because of them I did it myself.
Avoid the crowd. Do you own thinking independently. Be the chess player, not the chess piece.
I am no bird; and no net ensnares me: I am a free human being with an independent will.
What I must do is all that concerns me, not what the people think.
-Ralph Waldo Emerson
The greatest gifts you can give your children are the roots of responsibility and the wings of independence.
Do not look for happiness outside yourself. The awakened seek happiness inside.
I got my own back.
What are some of your favorite quotes?