Self Respect Quotes and Sayings - Page 2


Self- respect is the fruit of discipline; the sense of dignity grows with the ability to say no to oneself.
– Abraham Joshua Heschel


Don’t ever dumb yourself down just to make someone else feel comfortable.


How can you respect others without respecting yourself?

Submitted by: Anonymous

Look yourself in the mirror and wish you could date yourself!

Submitted by: Emmanuel Franklin

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


Never violate the sacredness of your individual self- respect.
– Theodore Parker


Self- respect can be an extension of your ego or a priceless virtue.


A man who respects a woman must be a reasonable man!

Submitted by: mariam

Do not compare yourself to others. If you do so, you are insulting yourself.
Adolf Hitler


Know your worth. Know when you have had enough. And move on from the people who keep chipping away at your happiness.


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.

Submitted by: jiezel

Only make decisions that support your self- image, self- esteem, and self- worth.
Oprah Winfrey


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


Never bend your head. Hold it high. Look the world straight in the eye.
Helen Keller


The way you give your name to others is a measure of how much you like and respect yourself.
Brian Tracy


True happiness comes when you can look at your self and like what you see!

Submitted by: shelly

If you don’t respect others then don’t expect them to respect you. <3

Submitted by: Sam

When you are content to be simply yourself and don’t compare or compete, everyone will respect you.
Lao Tzu


Self- respect permeates every aspect of your life.
– Joe Clark


You cannot give respect if you don’t have it, respect yourself and respecting others will automatic.

Submitted by: Eunice

Carry yourself like a Queen and you’ll get your King. Carry yourself as a hoe and we’ll see how far you go.


Self- respect is a core component of one’s mental and emotional health. Without it, we start down a path towards insanity.

Submitted by: RRLamb

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. :)

Submitted by: khanacy

Respect yourself enough not to accept disrespect from others.

Submitted by: Perry Hean

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