Skip to Content

30 Revealing Journal Prompts For Self Discovery

30 journal prompts for self-discovery

Finding your true self is quite a do-it-yourself project and you need to give your best to come out as a better you. It is often difficult to do the inner-work but once you realize how important and necessary it is to grow as a human, you will do everything to help yourself.

Self-discovery is no different. Every thought of discovering yourself brings the radical shift and the path itself becomes clearer. However, this journey might look different or difficult as expected but it is always so worthwhile.

I am a huge fan of journaling because this is a magical tool that can totally shift your life. You just need to dive deep into this art and come out as your best self. Whether you’re stressed or lost, journaling will always show you the way.

I have been using this beautiful tool for over a year and it has radically shifted my life. There are different ways to journal your thoughts and ideas but if you’re new to journaling, the journal prompts would be super helpful to help you get started with this journey of finding yourself.

Here are some journaling prompt on self-discovery that helped get me to the next level:

What are your wildest dreams if everything is possible?

Who would you become in the future if you can be anything?

What are your biggest strengths?

What are some of the weaknesses that you’re trying to overcome?

What makes you lively and gives you the energy to create the best work?

What do you love the most about your life?

What are you grateful for – name three things?

Write a list of things that makes you happy and peaceful?

How do you see yourself after 5 years?

What is the best thing that you did for yourself?

Who and what inspires you the most?

What are you most excited about when you wake up?

If you can change one thing in your life, what would it be?

Describe the best day of your life.

Who is your role model and why?

What do you do when you feel low?

What are you most proud of?

If you had to give one advice to your younger self, what would it be?

How are you feeling currently?

What changes are you willing to make to live your best life?

Why do you want to re-discover yourself?

Write a thank you note to yourself.

How do you practice self-care?

What are your three biggest goals and how do you plan to achieve them?

What are your favorite quotes?

Write a note to your future self.

What is it like to be at your dream place?

What is something that is holding you back right now?

How can you create the life of your dreams today?

How do you practice self-forgiveness?

I really hope that these prompts help you find yourself and re-discover the new you. I would love to know your views on these journal prompts, do drop them in the comments below.

If you enjoyed these journal prompts for self discovery be sure to check out this Free Gratitude Journal For Moms (30 Page PDF Printable)!


Velina Brown

Thursday 3rd of March 2022

Thanks. I enjoyed reading these and answering some of them as I went along.