Quotes by self-respect
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French philosopher 1909-1943
A self-respecting nation is ready for anything, including war, except for a renunciation of its option to make war.
American statesman 1743-1826
A strict observance of the written laws is doubtless one of the high virtues of a good citizen, but it is not the highest. The laws of necessity, of self-preservation, of saving our country when in danger, are of higher obligation.
American writer 1902-1983
A successful social technique consists perhaps in finding unobjectionable means for individual self-assertion.
Gerald G. Jampolsky
American psychiatrist, Lecturer, writer
A truly creative person rids him or herself of all self-imposed limitations.
American businesswoman and political 1954-
A woman's experience is different from a man's in virtually every respect, including how she is treated by the media.
St. Francis of Assisi
Italian Preacher, Founder of the Franciscan Orde 1181-1226
Above all the grace and the gifts that Christ gives to his beloved is that of overcoming self.
Russian Writer, Philosopher 1905-1982
Achievement of your happiness is the only moral purpose of your life, and that happiness, not pain or mindless self-indulgence, is the proof of your moral integrity, since it is the proof and the result of your loyalty to the achievement of your values.
English writer 1894-1963
After all, what is reading but a vice, like drink or venery or any other form of excessive self-indulgence? One reads to tickle and amuse one's mind; one reads, above all, to prevent oneself thinking.
English philosopher and mathematician 1872-1970
Against my will, in the course of my travels, the belief that everything worth knowing was known at Cambridge gradually wore off. In this respect my travels were very useful to me.Source: The Autobiography of Bertrand Russell
American singer, songwriter, and musician 1967-1994
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
American industrialist 1835-1919
All honor's wounds are self-inflicted.
American psychotherapist and author 1929-1999
All of the significant battles are waged within the self.
All pressure is self-inflicted. It's what you make of it or how you let it rub off on you.
American spiritual teacher 1955-
Almost all the ideas we have about being a man or being a woman are so burdened with pain, anxiety, fear and self-doubt. For many of us, the confusion around this question is excruciating.
British Dramatist, Poet 1573-1637
Ambition, like a torrent, ne'er looks back;
And is a swelling, and the last affection
A high mind can put off; being both a rebel
Unto the soul and reason, and enforceth
All laws, all conscience, treads upon religion,
and offereth violence to nature's self.Source: Catiline His Conspiracy
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