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“True humility is intelligent self respect which keeps us from thinking too highly or too meanly of ourselves. It makes us modest by reminding us how far we have come short of what we can be.”
Ralph W. Sockman
“The greatest difficulty is that men do not think enough of themselves, do not consider what it is that they are sacrificing when they follow in a herd, or when they cater for their establishment”
Ralph Waldo Emerson
“Self-respect The secure feeling that no one, as yet, is suspicious”
Henry Louis Mencken
“You punch me, I punch back. I do not believe it's good for ones self-respect to be a punching bag.”
“In my day, we didn't have self-esteem, we had self-respect, and no more of it than we had earned.”
“was that I was a person with dignity and self-respect, and I should not set my sights lower than anybody else just because I was black.”
“Do we not realize that self respect comes with self reliance?”
“Self-respect is the fruit of discipline; the sense of dignity grows with the ability to say no to oneself.”
Abraham J. Heschel
“Never esteem anything as of advantage to you that will make you break your word or lose your self-respect.”
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