Self Respect Quotes and Sayings
Say what you mean, mean what you say.
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
God created you as you are. Learn to love it. Learn to live it.
You should never be surprised when someone treats you with respect, you should expect it.
– Sarah Dessen
Only make decisions that support your self- image, self- esteem, and self- worth.
– Oprah Winfrey
Self- respect is a core component of one’s mental and emotional health. Without it, we start down a path towards insanity.
I am not ashamed of my grandparents for having been slaves. I am only ashamed of myself for having at one time being ashamed.
– Ralph Ellison
Respect yourself enough not to accept disrespect from others.
“Respect” is not something we should beg to others, it is something we should generously give to ourselves.
Without self respect, a person is equivalent to body without a soul.
If you don’t respect others then don’t expect them to respect you. <3
There are other measures of self- respect for a man, than the number of clean shirts he puts on every day.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
Some people have so much respect for their superiors they have none left for themselves.
– Peter McArthur
Respect yourself because you are the image of the lord, our God. Amen.
In my day, we didn’t have self- esteem, we had self- respect, and no more of it than we had earned.
– Jane Haddam