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Self-respect is the solid foundation of your self, your existance, and how you're perceived by the world. How can you expect anyone, let alone the world, respect you if you yourself can't respect yourself? Respect yourself first, and treat your fellow humans and animals with the same respect, and the world will begin to respect you, before you realize it.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate
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Self-respect permeates every aspect of your life.
– Charles Joseph Joe Clark
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Self-respect: the secure feeling that no one, as yet, is suspicious.
– H. L. Mencken
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Self-reverence, self knowledge, self-control. These three alone lead life to sovereign power.
– Lord Tennyson
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Self-sacrifice enables us to sacrifice other people without blushing.
– George Bernard Shaw
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Self-suggestion makes you master of yourself.
– W. Clement Stone
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Self-trust is the essence of heroism
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
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Self-trust, we know, is the first secret of success.
– Lady Wilde
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Selfishness is not living as one wishes to live, it is asking others to live as one wishes to live.
– Oscar Wilde
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Selfishness is not living as one wishes to live. It is asking other people to live as one wishes to live.
– Oscar Wilde
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Selfishness is the biggest form of helplessness as it makes the person blind so much that he fails to search his true self for being always in the lurch.
– Anuj Somany
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Selflessness is not just thinking less about yourself. It's more of satisfying someone else's needs at your own expense. Yes! that is it and every true love/leader ought to be selfless. Besides, selflessness is all about self-sacrifice.
– Emeasoba George
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Sell your cleverness and buy bewilderment.
– Jalal ud-Din Rumi
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Senator, I am one of them. You do not seem to understand who I am. I am a black woman, the daughter of a dining-car worker ... If my life has any meaning at all, it is that those who start out as outcasts can wind up as being part of the system.
– Patricia Roberts Harris
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Senator, I started my life in a house without water or electricity. So I don't cede to you the high moral ground of not knowing what life is like in a ditch. to Senator Robert Byrd at a budget hearing
– Paul O'Neill
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Send salt to your enemy.
– Japanese Proverbs: Wit and Wisdom
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Senor d'Anconia said that you bore him, Mr. Taggart.
– Ayn Rand
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Senses empower limitations, senses expand vision within borders, senses promote understanding through pleasure.
– Dejan Stojanovic
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Sentiment is intellectualized emotion; emotion precipitated, as it were, in pretty crystals by the fancy.
– James Russell Lowell
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Sentimentality is a superstructure covering brutality.
– C. J. Jung
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Sentimentality is the emotional promiscuity of those who have no sentiment.
– Norman Mailer
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Separate from the pleasure of your company, I don't much care if I never see another mountain in my life.
– Charles Lamb
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Separated lovers cheat absence by a thousand fancies which have their own reality. They are prevented from seeing one another and they cannot write nevertheless they find countless mysterious ways of corresponding, by sending each other the song of birds, the scent of flowers, the laughter of children, the light of the sun, the sighing of the wind, and the gleam of the stars-all the beauties of creation.
– Victor Hugo
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Separated lovers cheat absence by a thousand fancies which have their own reality. They are prevented from seeing one another and they cannot write; nevertheless they find countless mysterious ways of corresponding, by sending each other the song of birds, the scent of flowers, the laughter of children, the light of the sun, the sighing of the wind, and the gleam of the stars --all the beauties of creation.
– Victor Hugo
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Separation is not an event but it is a process involves enormous changes and loss
– The Omani Shed
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