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
Some people have so much respect for their superiors they have none left for themselves.
- Peter McArthur
There are other measures of self- respect for a man, than the number of clean shirts he puts on every day.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson
Self- respect is the cornerstone of all virtue.
- John Herschel
Self- respect: The secure feeling that no one, as yet, is suspicious.
- H.L. Mencken
Self respect – is the greatest gift we can give to our self.
Respecting others – is the greatest gift we can give to our community.
Respect yourself enough not to accept disrespect from others.
You cannot give respect if you don’t have it, respect yourself and respecting others will automatic.
Know your worth. Know when you have had enough. And move on from the people who keep chipping away at your happiness.
Don’t ever dumb yourself down just to make someone else feel comfortable.
A man who respects a woman must be a reasonable man!
Respect your efforts, respect yourself. Self-respect leads to self-discipline. When you have both firmly under your belt, that’s real power.
- Clint Eastwood
They cannot take away our self- respect if we do not give it to them.
- Mahatma Gandhi
How can you respect others without respecting yourself?
No leader deserved respect if he or she did not respect himself, because respect is reciprocal.
Self- respect can be an extension of your ego or a priceless virtue.
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 is the root of discipline; the sense of dignity grows with the ability to say no to oneself.
- John Kenneth Galbraith
Jealousy is indeed a poor medium to secure love, but it is a secure medium to destroy one’s self- respect.
- Emma Goldman
Self- respect permeates every aspect of your life.
- Joe Clark
When you are content to be simply yourself and don’t compare or compete, everyone will respect you.
- Lao Tzu
Do not compare yourself to others. If you do so, you are insulting yourself.
- Adolf Hitler
We are all something, but none of us are everything.
- Blaise Pascal
Nothing resembles selfishness more closely than self-respect.
- George Sand