Self Respect Quotes and Sayings - Page 2
In my day, we didn’t have self- esteem, we had self- respect, and no more of it than we had earned.
– Jane Haddam
Better to write for yourself and have no public, than to write for the public and have no self.
– Cyril Connolly
No leader deserved respect if he or she did not respect himself, because respect is reciprocal.
Only make decisions that support your self- image, self- esteem, and self- worth.
– Oprah Winfrey
Don’t ever dumb yourself down just to make someone else feel comfortable.
How can you respect others without respecting yourself?
Respect yourself enough to walk away from anything that no longer serves you, grows you, or make you happy.
Self- respect can be an extension of your ego or a priceless virtue.
A man who respects a woman must be a reasonable man!
Self respect – is the greatest gift we can give to our self.
Respecting others – is the greatest gift we can give to our community.
Jealousy is indeed a poor medium to secure love, but it is a secure medium to destroy one’s self- respect.
– Emma Goldman
I’m not a backup plan, and definitely not a second choice.
They cannot take away our self- respect if we do not give it to them.
– Mahatma Gandhi
Know your worth. Know when you have had enough. And move on from the people who keep chipping away at your happiness.
I cannot conceive of a greater loss than the loss of one’s self-respect.
– Mahatma Gandhi
Self respect is the fruit of discipline; the sense of dignity grows with the ability to say no to oneself.
– Abraham Joshua Heschel
The way you give your name to others is a measure of how much you like and respect yourself.
– Brian Tracy
Do not compare yourself to others. If you do so, you are insulting yourself.
– Adolf Hitler
Before you respect others respect yourself first.
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.
– Michel de Montaigne
Self- respect permeates every aspect of your life.
– Joe Clark
Never bend your head. Hold it high. Look the world straight in the eye.
– Helen Keller
No girl should ever forget that she doesn’t need anyone who doesn’t need her.
– Marilyn Monroe
Sometimes you have to try not to care, no matter how much you do, because sometimes you can mean nothing to someone who means so much to you. It’s not pride, it is self- respect.
Cutting people out of my life, does not mean I hate them, it simply means I respect me.