Quotes: self-esteem

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  • Kurt Cobain
    Kurt Cobain
    American singer, songwriter, and musician 1967-1994
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    All drugs are a waste of time. They destroy your memory and your self-respect and everything that goes along with your self-esteem.

    Source: Rolling Stone Magazine, 16-04-1992

  • Naomi Campbell
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    Anger is a manifestation of a deeper issue... and that, for me, is based on insecurity, self-esteem and loneliness.
  • Irving Layton
    Irving Layton
    Canadian poet 1912-
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    Conscience: self-esteem with a halo.
  • Alice S. Rossi
    Alice S. Rossi
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    Demands for equality for women are threats to men's self-esteem and sense of sexual turf.
  • Brian Tracy
    Brian Tracy
    Canadian-American motivational public speaker and self-development aut 1944-
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    Disciplining yourself to do what you know is right and importance, although difficult, is the highroad to pride, self-esteem, and personal satisfaction.
  • Thomas Szasz
    Thomas Szasz
    American psychiatrist 1920-
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    Every act of conscious learning requires the willingness to suffer an injury to one's self-esteem. That is why young children, before they are aware of their own self-importance, learn so easily; and why older persons, especially if vain or important, cannot learn at all.
  • Eric Hoffer
    Eric Hoffer
    American writer 1902-1983
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    Every new adjustment is a crisis in self-esteem.
  • Ayn Rand
    Ayn Rand
    Russian Writer, Philosopher 1905-1982
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    Love is an expression and assertion of self-esteem, a response to one's own values in the person of another. One gains a profoundly personal, selfish joy from the mere existence of the person one loves. It is one's own personal, selfish happiness that one seeks, earns, and derives from love.
  • Maxwell Maltz
    Maxwell Maltz
    American surgeon and author 1899-1975
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    Low self-esteem is like driving through life with your hand-break on.
  • John Milton
    John Milton
    English poet, polemicist and man of letters 1608-1674
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    Nothing profits more than self-esteem, grounded on what is just and right.
  • Sam Walton
    Sam Walton
    American businessman, founder Wal-Mart Stores 1918-1992
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    Outstanding leaders go out of the way to boost the self-esteem of their personnel. If people believe in themselves, it's amazing what they can accomplish.
  • Barbara Sher
    Barbara Sher
    American speaker, lifestyle coach, and author 1935-
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    Resentment is weak and lowers your self-esteem.
  • Stephen R. Covey
    Stephen R. Covey
    American educator, author and businessman 1932-2012
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    Security represents your sense of worth, your identity, your emotional anchorage, your self-esteem, your basic personal strength or lack of it.
  • Eric Hoffer
    Eric Hoffer
    American writer 1902-1983
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    Self-esteem and self-contempt have specific odors; they can be smelled.
  • Albert Ellis
    Albert Ellis
    American psychologist 1913-2007
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    Self-esteem is the greatest sickness known to man or woman because it's conditional.
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