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Quotes on Rejection to Regain Self-Confidence.

Every day we face rejection in some form or another. There are times when we push someone or something away, and then there are times when we are pushed away. Rejection is painful, no doubt, but that’s how it goes. There are times when all we can do is accept reality and get over it.

It is not about embracing fake positivity or ignoring the sad moments. It is perfectly alright to feel sad. Sadness is also an emotion. However, it is important not to hold on to something for too long, especially when you are unable to control the situation.

No matter how difficult the situation is, never lose hope. No one is perfect in this world. Everyone has a flaw, and ultimately that’s what makes us unique. As long as we accept the fact that there is room for improvement, there’s always a way to make things better.

If something doesn’t go according to plan, see if there is anything you can do to fix it. If you can resolve it, do so, or if it’s something you can’t control, just get over it.

Some days we get rejected, while other days we may reject someone else for our own reasons. Perhaps the best thing we can do is to try to put ourselves in someone else’s shoes to better understand their perspective. Rejection is a fact of life. Even though it’s painful, it should not be viewed negatively. A rejection is not the end, but a beginning to something more meaningful and fulfilling.

Presenting quotes on rejection by famous authors to illustrate that, no matter how tough things might seem, they’ll still move on. Therefore, we shouldn’t hold on to anything for too long.

Here are some quotes to help you regain self-confidence after rejection

  • A man who rejects you is simply clearing the way for the One you deserve. – Naide P Obiang
  • Every new beginning comes from some other beginning’s end. – Seneca
  • Don’t be afraid to give up the good to go for the great. – John D. Rockefeller
  • A clear rejection is always better than a fake promise. – Zig Ziglar 
  • When you’re following your inner voice, doors tend to eventually open for you, even if they mostly slam at first. – Kelly Cutrone
  • The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate. – Oprah Winfrey
  • There will come a time when you believe everything is finished. That will be the beginning. – Louis L’Amour
  • Rejected pieces aren’t failures; unwritten pieces are – Greg Daugherty

A rejection can serve as a redirection

  • Rejection is a common occurrence. Learning that early and often will help you build up the tolerance and resistance to keep going and keep trying. – Kevin Feige
  • Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated. – Confucius
  • You will face many defeats in life, but never let yourself be defeated. – Maya Angelou
  • Sometimes you have to move on without certain people. If they’re meant to be in your life, they’ll catch up. – Mandy Hale
  • The past is a stepping stone, not a millstone. – Robert Plant
  • In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life: it goes on. – Robert Frost
  • Sometimes rejection in life is really redirection. – Tavis Smiley
  • Without experiencing criticism and rejection in life, it would be impossible to grow or improve yourself. – Mwanandeke Kindembo
  • Life is tough, but so are you. – Carmi Grau
  • I have learned not to allow rejection to move me. – Cicely Tyson

Rejection is a part of life

  • If you spend your whole life waiting for the storm, you’ll never enjoy the sunshine. – Morris West
  • Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom. – Aristotle
  • Those who rejected you were preparing you for those who would accept you. – Matshona Dhliwayo
  • Forgive yourself for your faults and your mistakes and move on. – Les Brown
  • Every time I was being rejected from something good, I was actually being redirected to something better. – Steve Maraboli
  • However difficult life may seem, there is always something you can do and succeed at. – Stephen Hawking
  • Human beings, like plants, grow in the soil of acceptance, not in the atmosphere of rejection. – John Powell
  • Acceptance, under someone else’s terms, is worse than rejection. – Mary Cassatt
  • I believe that rejection is a blessing because it’s the universe’s way of telling you that there’s something better out there. – Michelle Phan
  • Clouds come floating into my life, no longer to carry rain or usher storm, but to add color to my sunset sky. – Rabindranath Tagore

Rejection shouldn’t lead to self-rejection

  • Sometimes life hits you in the head with a brick. Don’t lose faith. – Steve Jobs
  • The greatest trap in our life is not a success, popularity or power, but self-rejection. – Henri Nouwen
  • Rejection doesn’t have to mean you aren’t good enough; it often just means the other person failed to notice what you have to offer. – Ash Sweeney
  • Rejection isn’t failure. Failure is giving up. Everybody gets rejected. It’s how you handle it that determines where you’ll end up. – Richard Castle
  • If a circle shuts you out, draw a circle around it. – Marty Rubin
  • Rejected pieces aren’t failures; unwritten pieces are. – Greg Daugherty
  • Rejection teaches you about where you stand. There is nothing wrong with that. When I look back at the time, I don’t regret being rejected, but I regret wasting years. – Neeraj Agnihotri
  • A rejection is nothing more than a necessary step in the pursuit of success. – Bo Bennett
  • When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it. – Henry Ford

Every ending leads to a new beginning

  • A best friend is the only one that walks into your life when the world has walked out. – Shannon l. Alder
  • Rejection gives you more power to push forward. – Jeremy Limn
  • I think all great innovations are built on rejections. – Louis-Ferdinand Celine
  • The secret of life is to fall seven times and to get up eight times. – Paulo Coelho
  • The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall. – Nelson Mandela
  • Life is short. You have to be able to laugh at our pain or we never move on. – Jeff Ross
  • Life is 10% what happens to you and 90% how you react to it. – Charles R.Swindoll
  • With love and patience, nothing is impossible. – Daisaku Ikeda
  • I think all great innovations are built on rejections. – Louise Berliawsky Nevelson
  • It is necessary to put yourself out for rejection, and accept that you will be rejected. – Robert Genn

Life doesn’t stop for anyone, so you shouldn’t either

  • Keep your face always toward the sunshine – and shadows will fall behind you. – Walt Whitman
  • It is during our darkest moments that we must focus to see the light. – Aristotle
  • Successful people reject rejection. – John C. Maxwell
  • In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life it goes on. – Robert Frost
  • The more you do, the more you fail. The more you fail, the more you learn. The more you learn, the better you get. – Michelle Phan
  • Never give up. Today is hard, tomorrow will be worse, but the day after tomorrow will be sunshine. – Jack Ma
  • Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment. – Buddha
  • If you fell down yesterday, stand up today. – H. G. Wells
  • Life is not about how many times you fall down. It’s about how many times you get back up. – Jaime Escalante
  • The harder you fall, the heavier your heart; the heavier your heart, the stronger you climb; the stronger you climb, the higher your pedestal. – Criss Jami 

We hope you find these motivational quotes on rejection inspiring and will help you see a source of light no matter how dark things may seem in your life to live it to the fullest. Share your favorite quote in the comments below.

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