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120 Positive Affirmations for Your Best Self

Sometimes a great photo can help keep a positive mindset, so we have put together a list of all the best positive affirmations for your next post. So if you’re looking for positive affirmations, we have you covered.

Now go ahead and browse through to find your favorite.

Best Positive Affirmations

  • I am more than my circumstances dictate.
  • I grow towards my interests, like a plant reaching for the sun.
  • There is something in this world that only I can do. That is why I am here.
  • Today is going to be a great day.
  • I affirm and encourage others, as I do myself.
  • My body is beautiful in this moment and at its current size.
  • Today I celebrate that I am younger than I’m ever going to be.
  • I do not have to linger in dark places; there is help for me here.
  • My body is worthy of being cared for and adorned in beautiful garments.
  • There is poetry in everything, if I look for it.
Sunshine with positivity affirmations
  • I am proof enough of who I am and what I deserve.
  • I am safe and surrounded by love and support.
  • There is strength in quiet, there is vulnerability in being loud.
  • I am held and supported by those who love me.
  • I am content and free from pain.
  • I am responsible for myself, and I start there.
  • I am allowed to ask for what I want and what I need.
  • I invite abundance and a generous heart.
  • I can control how I respond to things that are confronting.
  • I make time to experience grief and sadness when necessary.
  • I have everything I need to succeed.
  • I hold community for others, and am held in community by others.
  • When I forgive myself, I free myself.
  • I make decisions based on a good gut, I make changes based on a growing heart.
  • I am listening and open to the messages the universe has to offer today.
  • I am growing and I am going at my own pace.
Sunrise with positive affirmations
  • When I release shame, I move into myself more beautifully.
  • I am in charge of how I feel and I choose to feel happy.
  • I welcome the wisdom that comes with growing older.
  • When I speak my needs, I receive them abundantly.
  • I am doing the work that works for me.
  • I embrace change seamlessly and rise to the new opportunity it presents.
  • Today I am going to show the world my greatness.
  • Today is an opportunity to grow and learn.
  • Saying “no” is an act of self-affirmation, too.
  • I deserve an affirming touch on my own terms.
  • My perspective is unique and important.
  • Words may shape me, but they do not make me. I am here already.
  • My heart is open to helpfulness from myself and from others.
  • I hold wisdom beyond knowledge.
  • I am still learning so it’s okay to make mistakes.
  • I leave room in my life for spontaneity.
  • I breathe in healing, I exhale the painful things that burden my heart.
  • I uplift my joy and the joy of others.
Sunrise with positive affirmations
  • My pleasure does not require someone else’s pain.
  • I can hold two opposing feelings at once, it means I am processing.
  • I do not pretend to be anyone or anything other than who I am.
  • I nourish myself with kind words and joyful foods.
  • I belong here, and I deserve to take up space.
  • I let go of the things that sit achingly out of reach.
  • There is room for me at the table.
  • Every decision I make is supported by my whole and inarguable experience.
  • I grow and improve every day.
  • When I focus on my reason for being, I am infinitely brave.
  • I tell the truth about who I am and what I need from others.
  • I hold community for others, and am held in community by others.
  • I am proof enough of who I am and what I deserve.
  • I am worthy of investing in myself.
  • I can hold two opposing feelings at once, it means I am processing.
  • I invite art and music into my life.
  • I forgive those who have hurt me.
  • I am allowed to take care of myself.
  • Letting go creates space for opportunities to come.
  • My feelings deserve names, deserve recognition, deserve to be felt.
  • There is peace in changing your mind when it is done in love.
  • I can be soft in my heart and firm in my boundaries.
  • When I root into the earth, the earth rises to support me.
  • I am capable of balancing ease and effort in my life.
  • Changing my mind is a strength, not a weakness.
  • I am complete as I am, others simply support me.
  • I do not rush through my life, I temper speed with stillness.
  • I have come farther than I would have ever thought possible, and I’m learning along the way.
  • I treat myself kindly and with compassion.
  • I choose to celebrate my good qualities.
  • I am optimistic because today is a new day.
  • Good things are coming my way.
  • When I talk to myself as I would a friend, I see all my best qualities and I allow myself to shine.
  • Asking for help is a sign of self-respect and self-awareness.
  • I breathe in healing, I exhale the painful things that burden my heart.
  • I embrace the questions in my heart and welcome the answers in their own time.
  • I am understood and my perspective is important.
  • My sensitivity is beautiful, and my feelings and emotions are valid.
  • I deserve self-respect and a clean space.
  • I welcome what is, I welcome what comes.
  • I breathe in trust, I exhale doubt.
  • I am well-rested and excited for the day.
  • I look forward to tomorrow and the opportunities that await me.
  • I celebrate the good qualities in others and myself.
  • I deserve information and I deserve moments of silence, too.
  • My life is not a race or competition.
  • I alone hold the truth of who I am.
  • I practice gratitude for all that I have, and all that is yet to come.
  • I release the fears that do not serve me.

If you like these, you might also want to check out our other lists of Daily Affirmations, Morning Affirmations, Powerful Affirmations, Confident Captions, Inspirational Captions, Believe in Yourself Quotes, Moving On Captions, Forgive Yourself Quotes and Self Love Captions.

Short Positive Affirmations

  • I do all things in love.
  • I like me. I love me.
  • I am awesome.
  • Sometimes the work is resting.
  • I am peaceful and whole.
  • I am proud of myself.
  • My heart knows its own way.
  • I am loved and worthy.
  • I am open to healing.
Sunrise with powerful positive affirmation for mornings
  • I will allow myself to evolve.
  • My weirdness is wonderful.
  • I seek out mystery in the ordinary.
  • I believe in myself.
  • I am valued and helpful.
  • I am courageous.
  • I strive for joy, not for perfection.
  • I am at peace with who I am.
  • I approve of myself.
  • It is enough to do my best.
  • I am allowed to feel good.
  • When I feel fear, I feed trust.
  • There is growth in stillness.
  • I respect the cycle of the seasons.
  • My life is full of potential.
  • I love that I love what I love.
  • I do not rise and fall for another.
  • I am good and getting better.

So that is it for our list of Positive Affirmations for Instagram. We hope you found the perfect one!

Now go share your photo!

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About the Author

Laynni Locke

I am Laynni Locke, a Canadian writer, reader and traveller with a passion for sharing life’s moments on social media. Keeping friends and family in the loop of our lives though photos and videos has become an essential activity for most.

And it doesn’t matter if you are travelling, celebrating a special occasion or just appreciating day-to-day life, when you take that perfect photo you are going to need the perfect caption or quote before you share it. Which is why we started Routinely Shares, providing comprehensive lists of quotes and captions to cover every occasion, adventure or loved one.

With extensive experience as a travel writer, social media specialist and grant writer, I have made it my mission to curate the best and easiest to use lists for your next post.

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