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Self-praise is for losers. Be a winner. Stand for something. Always have class, and be humble
– John Madden
Self-realization/determination is all about realizing that you were born for a purpose. And so, you've got to achieve your purpose of being here (on earth) at all cost.
– Emeasoba George
Self-realization/fulfillment begins and ends only with discovery and fulfillment of your/one's destiny.
– Emeasoba George
Self-reliance is its aversion. It loves not realities and creators, but names and customs.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
Self-reliance is the only road to true freedom, and being one's own person is its ultimate reward.
– Patricia Sampson
Self-respect is nothing to hide behind. When you need it most it isn't there.
– May Sarton
Self-respect is the cornerstone of all virtue.
– John Herschel
Self-respect is the fruit of discipline the sense of dignity grows with the ability to say no to oneself.
– Rabbi Abraham Heschel
Self-respect is the fruit of discipline; the sense of dignity grows with the ability to say no to oneself.
– Rabbi Abraham Heschel
Self-respect is the most important aspect of human life, and the cornerstone of all virtues. It is also the starting point of cultivating the beauty in women and the courage in men. Never lose your Self-respect, and never allow anyone to violate its sacredness for any price.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate
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
Self-respect permeates every aspect of your life.
– Charles Joseph Joe Clark
Self-respect: the secure feeling that no one, as yet, is suspicious.
– H. L. Mencken
Self-reverence, self knowledge, self-control. These three alone lead life to sovereign power.
– Lord Tennyson
Self-sacrifice enables us to sacrifice other people without blushing.
– George Bernard Shaw
Self-suggestion makes you master of yourself.
– W. Clement Stone
Self-trust is the essence of heroism
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
Self-trust, we know, is the first secret of success.
– Lady Wilde
Selfishness is not living as one wishes to live, it is asking others to live as one wishes to live.
– Oscar Wilde
Selfishness is not living as one wishes to live. It is asking other people to live as one wishes to live.
– Oscar Wilde
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
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
Sell your cleverness and buy bewilderment.
– Jalal ud-Din Rumi
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
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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