Quotes by self-respect

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  • Jeanette Winterson
    Jeanette Winterson
    English writer 1959-
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    Art saved me; it got me through my depression and self-loathing, back to a place of innocence.
  • Mark Twain
    Mark Twain
    American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835-1910
    Mark Twain
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    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!
  • Carrie-Anne Moss
    Carrie-Anne Moss
    Canadian actress 1967-
    Carrie-Anne Moss
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    As an actor, you really want to respect and honor the script. You want to try to be in the moment and you also realize that you're one part of a bigger picture and when they call action, you have your dance.
  • 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.
  • Bhagavad Gita
    Bhagavad Gita
    Hindu scripture in Sanskrit
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    As person abandons worn-out clothes and acquires new ones, so when the body is worn out a new one is acquired by the Self, who lives within.
  • Bhagavad Gita
    Bhagavad Gita
    Hindu scripture in Sanskrit
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    As the blazing fire reduces wood to ashes, similarly, the fire of Self-knowledge reduces all Karma to ashes.
  • Anthony Trollope
    Anthony Trollope
    British writer 1815-1882
    Anthony Trollope
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    As to happiness in this life it is hardly compatible with that diminished respect which ever attends the relinquishing of labour.
  • Bing Gordon
    Bing Gordon
    American video game executive and technology venture capitalist
    Bing Gordon
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    As you grow up, you become more comfortable with your own peccadilloes, and I'm bad with people who aren't self-motivated. And now, when I see them coming, I run the other way.
  • Brendan Francis
    Brendan Francis
    Irish poet and writer 1923-1964
    Brendan Francis
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    At the innermost core of all loneliness is a deep and powerful yearning for union with one's lost self.
  • Samuel Johnson
    Samuel Johnson
    English writer 1709-1784
    Samuel Johnson
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    Attention and respect give pleasure, however late, or however useless. But they are not useless, when they are late, it is reasonable to rejoice, as the day declines, to find that it has been spent with the approbation of mankind.
  • Swami Ramdas
    Swami Ramdas
    Indian saint, philosopher, philanthropist and pilgrim 1884-1963
    Swami Ramdas
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    Be patient. The path of self-discipline that leads to God-realization is not an easy path: obstacles and sufferings are on the path; the latter you must bear, and the former overcome - all by His help. His help comes only through concentration. Repetition of God's name helps concentration.
  • Malcolm X
    Malcolm X
    American activist 1925-1965
    Malcolm X
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    Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone; but if someone puts his hand on you, send him to the cemetery.
  • Søren Kierkegaard
    Søren Kierkegaard
    Danish philosopher 1813-1855
    Søren Kierkegaard
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    Be that self which one truly is.
  • Bonnie Hunt
    Bonnie Hunt
    American actress, comedian, director and producer 1961-
    Bonnie Hunt
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    Because I've been so blessed with a background in nursing and spent so much time with patients at a really intimate, vulnerable time in their lives, the one lesson I've learned is that you never turn down a challenge where you can keep your creative integrity and your heart and soul and your sense of self.
  • Anthony J. D'Angelo
    Anthony J. D'Angelo
    American writer
    Anthony J. D'Angelo
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    Become addicted to constant and never-ending self-improvement.
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