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Self-pity gets you nowhere. One must have the adventurous daring to accept oneself as a bundle of possibilities and undertake the most interesting game in the world -- making the most of one's best.
– Richard Willard Armour
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Self-pity is easily the most destructive of the non-pharmaceutical narcotics; it is addictive, gives momentary pleasure and separates the victim from reality.
– John W. Gardner
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Self-pity is easily the most destructive of the nonpharmaceutical narcotics it is addictive, gives momentary pleasure and separates the victim from reality.
– John W. Gardner
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Self-pity is our worst enemy and if we yield to it, we can never do anything good in the world.
– Helen Keller
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Self-praise is for losers. Be a winner. Stand for something. Always have class, and be humble
– John Madden
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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
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Self-realization/fulfillment begins and ends only with discovery and fulfillment of your/one's destiny.
– Emeasoba George
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Self-reliance is its aversion. It loves not realities and creators, but names and customs.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
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Self-reliance is the only road to true freedom, and being one's own person is its ultimate reward.
– Patricia Sampson
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Self-respect is nothing to hide behind. When you need it most it isn't there.
– May Sarton
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Self-respect is the best and greatest gift you'll give to yourself. The self-respect builds the strongest self-control, self-dignity, self-discipline, and highest self-esteem that enables you to never settle for anything less, and importantly, to walk away from anything or anyone that undervalues you, and treats you as a second choice. Never forget that you don't need anyone who doesn’t treat you with dignity and respect. Lead your life the best way, powered with Self-respect; and the world will respect you.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate
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Self-respect is the cornerstone of all virtue.
– John Herschel
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Self-respect is the fruit of discipline the sense of dignity grows with the ability to say no to oneself.
– Rabbi Abraham Heschel
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Self-respect is the fruit of discipline; the sense of dignity grows with the ability to say no to oneself.
– Rabbi Abraham Heschel
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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
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Self-respect is the most important aspect of human life. Never lose it and never allow anyone to violate its sacredness. If anyone treats you as an option, narrow her/his choices by removing yourself out of her/his equation, because being there is simply not worth it.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate
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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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