Stay In Your Lane – 75 Quotes For Nosy Folks

The world is full of nosy folks and busybodies who make it their business to know YOUR business. Why? Maybe they’re bored with their own lives or they simply derive amusement from the lives of others. Be the best person you can be by not allowing yourself to be THAT person. Avert your eyes from others and focus on achieving your own success. 

Whenever you need a reminder, be sure to read these specially curated stay in your lane quotes.

ebony brown quote

Stay in Your Lane & compare yourself to your best self. – Ebony Brown

Don’t worry about what I’m doing. Worry about why you’re worried about what I’m doing.

You don’t compete where you don’t compare.

We are all being judged by someone who isn’t even close to having their shift together.

Everybody has their own lane to maintain. There is less traffic and no speed limit.

Sometimes, the easiest way to solve the problem is to stop participating in the problem.

Don’t let your food get cold worrying about what’s on my plate.

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It’s better to have your nose in a book, than in someone else’s business. – Adam Stanley

God gives everyone a lane and no one can beat you in your lane. – Tyler Perry

You get farther in life if you know when to stay in your lane. – Carlos Wallace, ‘Life Is Not Complicated-You Are: Turning Your Biggest Disappointments Into Your Greatest Blessings’

Clean your home first before complaining about others. – Debasish Mridha

If you meet the Buddha in the lane, feed him the ball. – Phil Jackson

Everything in life is easier when you don’t concern yourself with what everybody is doing.

Life is way less stressful when you stay in your own lane.

dr steve maraboli quote


I wish for you the wisdom to mind your own business. – Dr. Steve Maraboli

Everybody has a lane. Everybody has something that they can contribute. – Tarana Burke

I really don’t care to be criticized. I stay in my lane and do me. – O. T. Genasis

You don’t have to stay in your lane when it comes to friendship or ideas. – Will.I.Am

Don’t worry about life. Everything ain’t for everybody. – Movie: Scarface

The more you gaze at someone else’s life, wishing for what they have, the smaller your own life becomes. Stay in your lane.

I like to stay busy, I like to stay focused, and I like to stay creative. Without being creative I’d be dead. – Jeremy Renner

steve jobs quote


Focus and simplicity…once you get there, you can move mountains. – Steve Jobs

Don’t be minding other people’s spiritual business. Stay in your car. In your lane. On your road. In your world. – Iyanla Vanzant

Stay positive. Stay fighting. Stay brave. Stay ambitious. Stay focused. Stay strong. … Mentality is everything. – The Forgotten

Stay in Your Lane and Shine for God! – Bomi Jolly

There are 3 places you can stay for free: in your lane, out of my business, and over there.

We need you. The best version of you. You’re here for a reason, and we can’t wait to see what that is. Stay in your lane. Run that race. – Grace Gealey

You’ll never get to where you’re going if you’re lost on someone else’s path. – Dulce Candy


Be so busy living your best life that you don’t have time for hate, regret, worry, fret, or fear.

Stay in your lane and find value in your part in God’s ultimate plan. – TD Jakes

Keep calm and stay in your lane. – Mary Covert

I just stay in my own lane and not worry about what anyone else is doing and settling my own pace. – Roddy Ricch

Stay in your lane. If you’re good enough, people will move to you. – Russell Simmons

I know what I can do, I know who I am. I just stay in my own lane. – Danny Garcia

When you’re in your own lane, there’s no traffic. – Ava DuVernay

Nothing will bring you greater peace than minding your own business.

Don’t be eager to run with crowds, stay in your lane. – Big Krit

Daily reminder to stay hydrated and not give a fuck about what other people think.

Life is easy if you know which lane you should be in. Know your lane and stay true there. We all belong somewhere, don’t try to trim yourself to fit where you don’t belong. – Piet Ntema

Don’t compare your journey to other people. You’re not running their race. – Germany Kent

Stay and succeed in your lane so that other people’s success will not keep driving you insane, save yourself some baseless stress. – Adeleke Adeite

If you wouldn’t take on their regrets, don’t you dare envy their highlights. – Andrena Sawyer

danish proverb quote

When everyone minds his own business the work is done. – Danish Proverb

The goat’s business is not the sheep’s business. – Italian Proverb

Mind your own business. It’s far less expensive than a sauna day for destressing.

Your opinion is not my reality.

Stay in your lane and do your thing. – Matt Hogan

Be humble, Don’t worry, Don’t settle for less, Mind your business, Work hard, Play hard, Be nice. – Germany Kent

You can only run your own race. Stay in your lane. Don’t look at what others are doing. Those that look back in the race usually fall off. – Oprah Winfrey

brena brown quote


Stay in your own lane. Comparison kills creativity and joy. – Brena Brown

Focus on yourself –do what you want, when you want, without having to consider anyone else’s agenda. – Lauren Weisberger

The most challenging aspect of living is staying in your lane. – T.F. Hodge, ‘Within I Rise: Spiritual Triumph Over Death and Conscious Encounters with The Divine Presence’

Dont be eager to run with crowds, stay in your lane. Pass the knowledge on to your team, but carry the flame. Cuz it’s yours and yours alone to brighten your way. – Big Krit

Don’t follow the leader or the crowds path, make your own and let them follow you. – Corletia Banks

I don’t worry about timings or what somebody else is doing in another lane. – Hima Das

Adapt to yourself, bro. What I wanna say is don’t let nobody tell you that you should stay in your lane, bro. – Ski Mask the Slump God


Two things prevent us from happiness; living in the past and observing others.

Stay in your lane, on your road, and in your world. – Iyanla Vanzant

Unless you’re prepared to deal with the aftermath, never invite yourself to a situation where your presence is not requested or welcomed. Don’t pull out a chair at someone else’s table, then turn around and be hurt when you feel unwelcomed. – Terry a O’Neal

I went up a straight crooked lane and, I said ‘No thanks, yes if yer please. – Jack Finney

Show up, do your best, let go of the rest – and stay in your lane. – Leeza Gibbons

Stay in your lane and replace competitive energy with a picture of success for you. – Jackie Cantoni, ‘ARE YOU READY? A GUIDE TO BE THE BEST VERSION OF YOU: A Self-Help Book for Becoming Your Best Self’

Each spiritual journey has a right to its own fulfillment. We must learn how to stay in our lane. – T.F. Hodge

bari weiss quote


Who wants to live in a world where you can only stay in the lane of your birth? – Bari Weiss

If you persistently seek validation from others, you will inadvertently invalidate your own self-worth. – Dodinsky

When everything is coming your way, you’re probably in the wrong lane. – Tom Snyder

Never change for the mainstream—stay in your lane, and if you’re talented and resilient enough the mainstream will come to you. – Russell Simmons

Stay calm and stay in your lane.

Open minded people do not impose their beliefs on others. They accept that we all have a different perspective on life, and do their own thing in peace without judgement. – Steven Aitchison

Never give a clown too many balls to juggle. – Will Leamon


People have a lot to say about lives they’ve never lived.

She silently stepped out of the race that she never wanted to be in, found her own lane, and proceeded to win.

Stay in your lane and keep your eyes on yourself.

Let people do what they need to do to make them happy. Mind your own business, and do what you need to make you happy. – Leon Brown

Everybody has their own lane to maintain. There is less traffic and no speed limit.

Don’t compare your Chapter 1 to someone else’s Chapter 15. Follow your own path, write your own life story, and never give up on yourself. – Germany Kent

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