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Quotes by Nathaniel Branden

There is overwhelming evidence that the higher the level of self- esteem, the more likely one will be to treat others with respect, kindness, and generosity.
– Nathaniel Branden

Of all the judgments we pass in life, none is more important than the judgment we pass on ourselves.
– Nathaniel Branden

A woman in love will do almost anything for a man, except give up the desire to improve him.
– Nathaniel Branden

One of the great self-deceptions – and one of the great foolishnesses – is to tell yourself, Only I will know. Only you will know that you are a liar; only you will know you deal unethically with people who trust you; only you will know you have no intention of honoring your promise. Whose knowledge or judgment do you imagine is more important? It is precisely your own ego from which there is no escape.
– Nathaniel Branden

Some people stand and move as if they have no right to the space they occupy. They wonder why others often fail to treat them with respect – not realizing that they have signaled others that it is not necessary to treat them with respect.
– Nathaniel Branden

A goal without an action plan is a daydream.
– Nathaniel Branden

It would be hard to name a more certain sign of poor self-esteem than the need to perceive some other group as inferior.
– Nathaniel Branden

It is humiliating to realize that when you drive yourself underground, when you fake who you are, often you do so for people you do not even like or respect.
– Nathaniel Branden

How do we keep our inner fire alive? Two things, at minimum, are needed: an ability to appreciate the positives in our life – and a commitment to action. Every day, it’s important to ask and answer these questions: “What’s good in my life?” and “What needs to be done?”
– Nathaniel Branden

The Art of Living Consciously.
– Nathaniel Branden

Live with integrity, respect the rights of other people, and follow your own bliss.
– Nathaniel Branden

The first step toward change is awareness. The second step is acceptance.
– Nathaniel Branden

It is painful to face the self we know we have never had the integrity to honor and assert.
– Nathaniel Branden

One of the hardest expressions of self-assertiveness is challenging your limiting beliefs.
– Nathaniel Branden

Self-esteem is not a luxury; it is a profound spiritual need.
– Nathaniel Branden

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