As kids we were called overweight, fat, obese and what not. We associate fat with ugly and unbeautiful. It lowers our confidence and makes us feel ugly. No comments should be passed on someone’s body shape.
Body shaming happens very often these days and we don’t give that much thought to it. There is a big picture to it, people sometimes gets depressed and face anxiety also.
These quotes will help you feel the pain:
#1. You are not a mistake. you are not a problem tobe solved. But you won’t discover this until you are willing to stop banging your head against the wall of shaming and caging and fearing yourself.
#2. You are imperfect, permanently and inevitably flawed. And you are beautiful.
#3. Real beauty, the interesting, truly pleasing kind, is about knowing that someone else’s definition of pretty has no hold over you.
#4. Healthy emotions come in all sizes. Healthy minds come in all sizes. And healthy bodies come in all sizes.
#5. It’s my choice to be beautiful. It’s my choice to be ugly. And it’s my choice to decided what those words actually mean.
#6. How beautiful would it be if we could just see souls instead of bodies? To see love and compassion instead of curves.
#7. You are you, no one else is you, you are the right you, and the right you, is the you that you love.
#8. Choose what you have, what you are. Choose this moment. Choose to love and remember. You are full. You are alive.
#9. I have a body, but I am not my body. I have a face, but I am not my face.
#10. The scale can only tell you what you weigh; not who you are.
#11. Don’t change your body to get respect from society. Instead let’s change society to respect our bodies.
#12. A cultural fixation on female thinness is not an obsession about female beauty but an obsession about female obedience.