Self Respect Quotes and Sayings - Page 2
The great thing in the world is not so much to seek happiness as to earn peace and self- respect.
– Thomas Huxley
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
Look yourself in the mirror and wish you could date yourself!
I cannot conceive of a greater loss than the loss of one’s self-respect.
– Mahatma Gandhi
Don’t ever dumb yourself down just to make someone else feel comfortable.
How can you respect others without respecting yourself?
A man who respects a woman must be a reasonable man!
Self- respect can be an extension of your ego or a priceless virtue.
Jealousy is indeed a poor medium to secure love, but it is a secure medium to destroy one’s self- respect.
– Emma Goldman
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.
Do not compare yourself to others. If you do so, you are insulting yourself.
– Adolf Hitler
What you think of yourself is much more important than what people think of you.
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
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.
If you don’t, others won’t either. Remember, the world sees what you put out there, so hold yourself to a high standard of grace and elegance.
It’s always good to compromise only when, the other side understands your feelings. But, it’s not good to bend so much that you loose your existence. :)
If you don’t respect others then don’t expect them to respect you. <3
True happiness comes when you can look at your self and like what you see!
I’m not a backup plan, and definitely not a second choice.
When you are content to be simply yourself and don’t compare or compete, everyone will respect you.
– Lao Tzu