Quotes and Sayings about Dignity
Self- respect is the fruit of discipline; the sense of dignity grows with the ability to say no to oneself.
– Abraham Joshua Heschel
A position of dignity is more easily improved upon than acquired.
– Publilius Syrus
The ideal man bears the accidents of life with dignity and grace, making the best of circumstances.
Dignity does not come in possessing honors, but in deserving them.
Poverty won’t allow him to lift up his head; dignity won’t allow him to bow it down.
It is not the quantity but the quality of knowledge which determines the mind’s dignity.
– William Ellery Channing
Dignity has no price, when someone starts making small concessions, in the end, life loses all meaning.
– José Saramago
Every life deserves a certain amount of dignity, no matter how poor or damaged the shell that carries it.
– Rick Bragg