Quotes On Self Respect

Abraham J. Heschel:

Self-respect is the fruit of discipline; the sense of dignity grows with the ability to say no to oneself.

Bonaro W. Overstreet:

Perhaps the most important thing we can undertake toward the reduction of fear is to make it easier for people to accept themselves, to like themselves.

Frederick Douglass:

I prefer to be true to myself, even at the hazard of incurring the ridicule of others, rather than to be false, and to incur my own abhorrence.

Jane Haddam:

In my day, we didn't have self-esteem, we had self-respect, and no more of it than we had earned.

Michel de Montaigne:

I care not so much what I am to others as what I am to myself. I will be rich by myself, and not by borrowing.

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