Quotes by self-respect

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  • Simone Weil
    Simone Weil
    French philosopher 1909-1943
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    A self-respecting nation is ready for anything, including war, except for a renunciation of its option to make war.
  • Thomas Jefferson
    Thomas Jefferson
    American statesman 1743-1826
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    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.
  • Eric Hoffer
    Eric Hoffer
    American writer 1902-1983
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    A successful social technique consists perhaps in finding unobjectionable means for individual self-assertion.
  • Gerald G. Jampolsky
    Gerald G. Jampolsky
    American psychiatrist, Lecturer, writer
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    A truly creative person rids him or herself of all self-imposed limitations.
  • Carly Fiorina
    Carly Fiorina
    American businesswoman and political 1954-
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    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
    St. Francis of Assisi
    Italian Preacher, Founder of the Franciscan Orde 1181-1226
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    Above all the grace and the gifts that Christ gives to his beloved is that of overcoming self.
  • Ayn Rand
    Ayn Rand
    Russian Writer, Philosopher 1905-1982
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    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.
  • Aldous Huxley
    Aldous Huxley
    English writer 1894-1963
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    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.
  • Bertrand Russell
    Bertrand Russell
    English philosopher and mathematician 1872-1970
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    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
  • 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
  • Andrew Carnegie
    Andrew Carnegie
    American industrialist 1835-1919
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    All honor's wounds are self-inflicted.
  • Sheldon Kopp
    Sheldon Kopp
    American psychotherapist and author 1929-1999
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    All of the significant battles are waged within the self.
  • Sebastian Coe
    Sebastian Coe
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    All pressure is self-inflicted. It's what you make of it or how you let it rub off on you.
  • Andrew Cohen
    Andrew Cohen
    American spiritual teacher 1955-
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    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.
  • Ben Jonson
    Ben Jonson
    British Dramatist, Poet 1573-1637
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    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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