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109 ‘I’m Proud Of You’ Quotes

Telling someone that you’re proud of them can greatly boost their morale and motivation. Sometimes, this act of empathy is all they need.

Every day is a new day, and every accomplishment is a milestone achieved, no matter how small it may be. Hence, it is important to be mindful of others around you and their achievements.

By letting a loved one know that you’re proud of them would not only make their day but also increase their confidence. It will show them that you care!

Expressing this will help build trust in themselves and keep them moving forward with the same zeal and zest. Thus, positively benefitting their self esteem and indirectly improving your mutual relationship.

So, how do we tell them we are proud of them? Here is a list of all the things you can say to them.

Best Ways To Say ‘I Am Proud Of You’

1.) “It takes strength to be proud of yourself and to accept yourself when you know that you have something out of the ordinary about you.” – Abigail Tarttelin

2.) “I’m so proud of you that it makes me proud of me. I hope you know that.” – John Green

3.) “Be proud of your scars. They remind you that you have the will to live.” – Paulo Coelho

4.) “Some day you will look back at your struggling days and feel proud of what you have achieved.” – Avijeet Das.

5.) “If everything was in your favor, then you have nothing to be proud of. But if you feel that you have special difficulties, then you must indeed be proud of your achievement.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

6.) “Your best champion and cheerleader is yourself. Always be proud of your accomplishments, big or small.” – Ayanna Howard

7.) “Be proud of your place in the cosmos. It is small, and yet, it is.” – Cecil Palmer

8.) “Living a short life as a proud person is more worthwhile than living a whole century as a chameleon.” – Eraldo Banovac

9.) “Our struggles make us the man or woman we can be proud of!” – Avijeet Das

10.) “Don’t hide yourself. Stand up, keep your head high and show them what you got!” – Joe Mari Fadrigalan

11.) “The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

12.) “If you do something awesome, you should be proud of yourself.” – Damon Lindelof

13.) “Born this way is about being yourself, and loving who you are and being proud.” – Lady Gaga

14.) “Always work hard, be honest, and be proud of who you are.” – Patricia Velasquez

15.) “Be proud of yourself when you do keep going!” – Lindsey Vonn

16.) “It’s your life and we’re all going to be gone one day so just be proud of yourself.” – Marcus Hudson

17.) “Be proud of yourself. Be proud that your heart and intentions are good. Be proud of the fact that you are trying.” – Richelle E. Goodrich

18.) “Nothing is ever wrong. We learn from every step we take. Whatever you did today was the way it was meant to be. Be proud of you.” – Oprah Winfrey   

19.) “When people are proud of their speech, be proud of your silence.” – Luqman

20.) “As an athlete, you figure you work your whole life to have what you have, and to be able to show the world what you have and how proud you are of it, that’s always fun.” – Ricky Williams

21.) “Good for you, and be proud of yourself because you have your priorities in order. Be proud of yourself if you are responsible, reliable, persistent, and take your job and education seriously.” – Ana Monnar

22.) “I am telling you that I am very grateful and am so proud of you for being a symbolic generation that is calling for change to the better, that is dreaming for a better future, and is making the future.” – Hosni Mubarak

23.) “I like to see a man proud of the place in which he lives. I like to see a man live so that his place will be proud of him.” – Abraham Lincoln

‘Proud Of You’ Quotes For Family

Here are all the relevant family quotes that can be shared with your offspring, siblings and other family members members. If you’re a proud parent, a proud sister or a proud brother, let them know!

24.) “Do you force your kids to pay attention to what’s going on, or do you let them live their lives outside of it? My hope is that my child is a strong activist. That would make me most proud.” – Eddie Vedder

25.) “Having a child on the way changes your perspective. You want to do things that will make them proud of you.” – Holly Madison

26.) “There has never been a day when I have not been proud of you, I said to my Son though some days I’m louder about other stuff so it’s easy to miss that.”– Brian Andreas

27.) “I had the most reversed education possible. Every parent wants their son to be a businessman, respectable – me, it was the opposite. When I had an artist career my mum was like, ‘Oh finally, I’m proud of you!’” – David Guetta

28.) “My mother fought hard for civil rights so that instead of a mop, I could hold this microphone. And while she may be proud of me tonight, I’ve got to tell you, Mom, I’m even more proud of you. Thank you, Mom.” – Julian Castro

29.) “Make your family proud and don’t forget those who helped you get there.” – Saziso Lucas

30.) “I’m very proud of my parents achieved and what they stood for. They didn’t have much, but in many ways they were richer the most.” – John Major

31.) “I’m very proud of the way I was raised. I’m very proud of the way my parents raised me.” – Nikki Hasley

32.) “Your families are extremely proud of you. You can’t imagine the sense of relief they’re experiencing.” – Gary Bolding

33.) “I’m most proud of my family.” – Muhammad Ali

34.) “Mama sewed the rags together, sewing every piece with love. She made my coat of many colors that I was proud of.” – Dolly Parton

35.) “I’m proud of you, not for surviving, but for living the life that you live despite those difficult times.” – Denise Foster

36.) “My family is just embrassingly proud of me.” – Kristen Stewart

37.) “I think I’m most proud of my family into that then I’ve ever been.” – Merle Haggard

38.) “Make your parents proud, your enemies jealous & yourself happy.” – Abel Tesfaye

39.) “The face is, that my parents loved me, and I wanted to be worthy of their love. I wanted to make them proud.” – Michael Bergin

40.) “My dad has worked so hard his whole life. He doesn’t deserve to see his daughters going out embarrassing themselves and flashing their knickers. I want to make my parents proud.” – Petra Stunt

41.) “My massive motivation in life is to make parents proud.” – Benedict Cumberbatch

42.) “I think I’m proudest of making my parents proud.” – Eric Dickson

43.) “All I wanted to do was to do something so good so that my parents could be proud of me.” – Ozzy Osbourne

44.) “Success is a process for all of us,… giving your best effort more often than not – then you are already successful and deserve to feel proud of yourself.” – Hal Elrod

45.) “If you can look in your mother’s eyes and she’s proud of you, then you’re a champion.” – George Foreman

46.) “You don’t have to be famous. You just have to make your mother and father proud of you.” – Meryl Streep

47.) “They may never say it, but your parents really are proud of you when you follow your heart and chase your dreams.” – Robert Cheeke

48.) “There has never been a day when I have not been proud of you, though some days I’m louder about other stuff so it’s easy to miss that.”– Brian Andreas to his son

49.) “I’m proud of you for the times you came in second, or third or… you did was the best you have ever done” – Fred Rogers

50.) “There will be always some extraordinary people in our lives with whom we are proud to be living in the same époque with them!” – Mehmet Murat Ildan

51.) “Be proud and stand tall; Ain’t no one living your life.” – Wazim Shaw

52.) “A proud woman who carries all her pride to the reinforcement of her submission.” – Unknown

53.) “You have been given all the good things one must have, be proud of yourself and enjoy your gifts.” – M.F. Moonzajer

54.) “If you’re a mistake you’re the greatest one ever made. I’m really proud to know you.” – Mhairi McFarlane

55.) “I am proud of these people not because of their colour but because of their intelligence and their spiritual force and their beauty.”  James Baldwin

56.) “You are like my world cup trophy. Sometimes it feels like I can spend years talking about you to others. I hope you understand how proud I am of you, beautiful.” – Unknown

Inspiring ‘Proud Of You’ Quotes To Keep Them Going

Quotes in this section include words that will motivate and inspire your loved ones. This is a great way to share your excitement and joy on their accomplishments.

57.) “I want people to fall in love with themselves and to be really proud and full of joy for the space they take up. If someone else appreciates the space you take up, then that’s icing on the cake.” – Jonathan Van Ness

58.) “Be proud of your scars. They have everything to do with your strength, and what you’ve endured. They’re a treasure map to the deep self.” – Clarissa Pinkola Estes

59.) “You should be proud of what you’re doing, but not conceited. If you can’t be proud of yourself, you’re a failure. And discipline. To do anything in life you have to have discipline. To accomplish anything, you have a goal, challenge yourself, and work until you accomplish that goal. Practice what you preach.” – Jack LaLanne

60.) “Success is a process for all of us, and as long as you are making consistent progress towards your goals – sincerely giving your best effort more often than not, then you are already successful and deserve to feel proud of yourself.” – Hal Elrod

61.) “That wall is your mind playing tricks on you. You just need to say, ‘One more step, I can do this. I have more in me.’ You’ll be so proud of yourself once you push yourself past your threshold.” – Kerri Walsh

62.) “Be proud of your choices, not your gifts.” – Jeff Bezos

63.) “Your best champion and cheerleader is yourself. Always be proud of your accomplishments, big or small.” – Ayanna Howard

64.) “When you remember how much you have to be proud of, you don’t need to envy others. Instead of wallowing in your jealousy, use your friends’ accomplishments as inspiration to pursue the life you want.” – Phil McGraw

65.) “Anyone can do it when it’s easy. When it’s hard and you can do it well, you’re proud of yourself.”  Celine Dion

66.) “Be proud of your place in the cosmos. It is small, and yet, it is.” – Cecil Palmer

67.) “If you’re out there and need help, please seek it. Be proud of your valiant day-to-day struggle. There is no shame in needing support.” – Jared Padalecki

68.) “You don’t have to belittle others in order to feel important in life. We are all special in the eyes of God. So be proud of your positive inner-self.” – Edmond Mbiaka

69.) “Take pride in what you do, because the World is enough to make you feel guilty for things you have not done!”Somya Kedia

70.) “You always want your people to be proud of what you have accomplished.”  Dolly Parton

71.) “Would you like to be able to really learn how to be proud of yourself and still not lose genuine humility? Then start dreaming! It’s possible! You can become the person you have always wanted to be!”Robert H. Schuller

72.) “Be proud of yourself. Be proud that your heart and intentions are good. Be proud of the fact that you are trying.” – Richelle E. Goodrich

73.) “You have to be proud of who you are.”Bai Ling

74.)“If you’re proud of something, and if you’re proud of your work at the end of the day, the experience, walking away, you can feel good about it; that’s what you have to focus on.” – Dylan O’Brien

75.) “There are things that you think about in your life that you’re proud of, some things that you’re not proud of.”Jim Kelly

76.) “It’s good to be noticed when you are proud of your work.”  David Eigenberg

77.) “If you do something that you’re proud of, that someone else understands, that is a thing of beauty that wasn’t there before – you can’t beat that.”  Teller

78.) “Judge me on what I do and I think you will be pleased and proud of me.”  Catherine Ashton

79.) “It doesn’t matter: any weight, shape or form or however your body is, you want to be proud of it.” – Ali Krieger

80.) “Create something for yourself that you feel proud of, that you are in control of, that gives you a better understanding of the type of artist you want to be.”  Aja Naomi King

81.) “Even the bad moments, the tough ones, I’m proud of them, too. Those moments get you better, smarter, make you grow.” – Manu Ginobili

82.) “I love the whole idea of family and what gets left behind when you are gone. I’m very proud of my children; I was one of seven.” – Dick Strawbridge

83.) “I’m satisfied and proud of the things I did – even the bumps and the bruises that I’ve had on the way. You fall down, you get up, you brush yourself off and you keep going. And that’s what we’re doing.” – Gucci Mane

84.) “I am extremely proud of my rags-to-riches story. It’s fun to be a misfit or an underdog if you acknowledge your gifts and befriend your obstacles.”  Kangana Ranaut

85.) “Be very proud of your name and where you come from. It’s so important. Say it loud and clear for everybody to hear.” – Masai Ujiri

86.) “Beauty is a gift, just like good health or intelligence. The only thing is not to be proud of being beautiful. Because you didn’t do anything – it was given to you.”  Monica Bellucci

87.) “I would urge youngsters to pick up a sport while pursuing your studies as it will keep you fit and you could make your country proud in the field of sports.” – Dutee Chand

88.) “You may have enemies whom you hate, but not enemies whom you despise. You must be proud of your enemy: then the success of your enemy shall be your success too.” – Friedrich Nietzsche

89.) “Be proud of yourself. Try to eat well…and when you cheat, enjoy it!” – Diane von Furstenberg

90.) “I’m really proud of you for having come this far – every single one of you, wherever you are, you’re on your way – you are getting there!”  Ysabella Brave

91.) “Money is cool, but being proud of yourself is something that’s so rare.”  Lucas Till

92.) “I’m not proud of every single thing I’ve ever done. But I’m proud of the things I don’t do anymore.”  Nitya Prakash

93.) “Every day you have a new chapter to write about your journey of life. As you write that chapter, do it so well such that when others read it; you would still be proud of yourself.”  Gugu Mona

94.) “I never regret what I do. I’m very proud of every work I have done.” – Kunal Khemu

95.) “If you practice an art, be proud of it and make it proud of you. It may break your heart, but it will fill your heart before it breaks it; it will make you a person in your own right.” – Maxwell Anderson

96.) “When you feel insecure or like you don’t measure up, remind yourself of how far you’ve come. And in that moment, you’ll realize you’ve climbed mountains and can overcome anything.” – Brittany Burgunder

97.) “Be you. Don’t be someone else. You are a unique individual. Be proud… rock it loud.” – Apolo Ohno

98.) “Some of the things I’m most proud of, it isn’t because I think it’s my best work; it’s because of something that it’s taught me.” – Troy Baker

99.) “I’d rather attempt to do something great and fail than to attempt to do nothing and succeed.”  Robert H. Schuller

100.) “If you want to be proud of yourself, then do things in which you can take pride.” Karen Horney

101.) “Don’t use expensive clothes as a screen for your personal doubts. Be proud of yourself.” – Karl Lagerfeld

102.) “I am proud of who I am, and nobody’s going to steal that.” Hope Solo 

Other Relevant Proud Of You Quotes

103.) “Being interesting isn’t important. But being happy is. As well as being a person you’re proud of” – Holly Bourne, ‘The Manifesto On How To Be Interesting’

104.) . “If you want to feel proud of yourself, then do good. Take action that will make you proud and if you really want to feel proud, then do something to help someone else.” – Osceola McCarty

105.) “You just need to be accepted for who you are and be proud of who you are and that is what I’m trying to do.” – Lewis Hamilton

106.) “Staying humble has always been really important to me, and always being proud of what you’re representing.” – Jordyn Wieber

107.) “I’m prouder of him than I’ve ever been of myself.” – Marie Lu

108.) “I’m proud of you, not for surviving, but for living the life that you live despite those difficult times.” – Denise Foster

109.) “Proud of the work I’ve done and savoring the hours of rest I’ve earned.” – Ronda Rousey


Now you have a list of all the ways you can tell your loved ones that you’re proud of them. When they’re putting in all their efforts and giving their best, a few words of appreciation would prove to be a token of love and reward.

These proud of you quotes can be used with anyone and for any occasion so choose the one that suits you best!

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