Quotes by self-esteem
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American activist 1925-1965
America's greatest crime against the black man was not slavery or lynching, but that he was taught to wear a mask of self-hate and self-doubt.
John W. Gardner
American Educator, Social Activist 1912-
America's greatness has been the greatness of a free people who shared certain moral commitments. Freedom without moral commitment is aimless and promptly self-destructive.
Abba Goold Woolson
American ladies are known abroad for two distinguishing traits (besides, possibly, their beauty and self-reliance), and these are their ill-health and their extravagant devotion to dress.
Americans want action for their money. They are fascinated by its self-reproducing qualities if it's put to work. Gold-hoarding goes against the American grain; it fits in better with European pessimism than with America's traditional optimism.
British philosopher 1609-1683
Among politicians the esteem of religion is profitable; the principles of it are troublesome.
C. Northcote Parkinson
British naval historian and author 1909-1993
An enterprise employing more than 1000 people becomes a self-perpetuating empire, creating so much internal work that it no longer needs any contact with the outside world.Source: Management Science Journal, October 1960
Anger is a manifestation of a deeper issue... and that, for me, is based on insecurity, self-esteem and loneliness.
Anger, and the self-righteousness that is both the cause and consequence of anger, tends to be easier on the psyche than personal responsibility.
Edmond and Jules de Goncourt
French authors who wrote several books together
Any man who does not see everything in terms of self, that is to say who wants to be something in respect of other men, to do good to them or simply give them something to do, is unhappy, disconsolate, and accursed.
French moviedirector 1930-
Art attracts us only by what it reveals of our most secret self.
Art is an absolute mistress; she will not be coquetted with or slighted; she requires the most entire self-devotion, and she repays with grand triumphs.
English writer 1959-
Art saved me; it got me through my depression and self-loathing, back to a place of innocence.
American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835-1910
As a thinker and planner the ant is the equal of any savage race of men; as a self-educated specialist in several arts she is the superior of any savage race of men; and in one or two high mental qualities she is above the reach of any man, savage or civilized!
As an eagle, weary after soaring in the sky, folds its wings and flies down to rest in its nest, so does the shining Self enter the state of dreamless sleep, where one is freed from all desires.
English writer 1667-1745
As love without esteem is capricious and volatile; esteem without love is languid and cold.
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