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Discover the French sentence "Sois toi-même"

Get prepared to discover all the things you need to know about the inspirational phrase "Sois toi-même". It includes a full definition of what it is and how you can use it in a normal conversation with an audio example. But wait, we also added some useful things like synonym, slow pronunciation audio, dialogue example and more!

English translation

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  • IPA : / swa twamɛm /

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Sois toi-même meaning


It literally means:

Such a classic inspirational sentence: very useful as a personal reminder or to motivate someone else. It simply means "Be yourself" and it encourages us to stop chasing to be like someone else, look like someone else, etc.

It's a way to say that the best thing we can do in this world is to simply be ourselves.

How to use it

This is very simple to use. If you know someone who needs to stop trying to be someone else and act more naturally, tell this person: "Sois toi-même."

Fun stuff

It also looks gorgeous as a tattoo!


Example in a dialogue with audio


Comment savoir quoi faire ?

How to know what to do in this situation?

Sois toi-même, c'est toujours la bonne solution

Be yourself, it's always the right solution.

Tu as raison, merci !

You're right, thanks!

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