Why are dignity and self esteem are important? To help you get an insight to the topic, here is a collection of dignity quotes. Read thorough these famous self esteem quotations and sayings.

Dignity Quotes

Have you ever wondered what dignity and self esteem all about? Have you pondered why it is so important for personal development? Dignity or self esteem can be defined as how a person values himself or herself. If you have been wondering how to boost up people around you who are suffering from low self esteem issues, then here is a collection of dignity quotes to motivate you and your family. Donít hesitate to share it with them as well.

Every woman is just a different kind of problem.

- Chuck Palahniuk

If we lose love and self respect for each other, this is how we finally die.

- Maya Angelou

Believe you can and you're halfway there.

- Theodore Roosevelt

For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.

- Long Walk To Freedom , Nelson Mandela

After great pain, a formal feeling comes. The Nerves sit ceremonious, like tombs.

- Emily Dickinson

No one gossips about other people's secret virtues.

- On Education , Bertrand Russell

A celebrated people lose dignity upon a closer view.

- Napoleon Bonaparte

I'd like to believe that the women who wear my clothes are not dressing for other people, that they're wearing what they like and what suits them. It's not a status thing.

- Marc Jacobs

The word must is not to be used to princes.

- Elizabeth I

There is only one boss. The customer. And he can fire everybody in the company from the chairman on down, simply by spending his money somewhere else.

- Orson Welles

They talk of the dignity of work. The dignity is in leisure.

- Herman Melville

The Woman's Party is made up of women of all races, creeds and nationalities who are united on the one program of working to raise the status of women.

- Alice Paul

For famous men have the whole earth as their memorial.

- Pericles

Ninety percent of the politicians give the other ten percent a bad reputation.

- Henry A. Kissinger

Better to reign in hell than serve in heaven.

- John Milton

When decorum is repression, the only dignity free men have is to speak out.

- Abbie Hoffman

Unless India stands up to the world, no one will respect us. In this world, fear has no place. Only strength respects strength.

- Abdul Kalam

If we mean to have heroes, statesmen and philosophers, we should have learned women.

- Abigail Adams

Money is just a way of keeping score.

- H. L. Hunt

Never be haughty to the humble or humble to the haughty.

- Jefferson Davis

Dignity, and even holiness too, sometimes, are more questions of coat and waistcoat than some people imagine.

- Oliver Twist , Charles Dickens

Authority doesn't work without prestige, or prestige without distance.

- Charles de Gaulle

In the 21st century, I believe the mission of the United Nations will be defined by a new, more profound awareness of the sanctity and dignity of every human life, regardless of race or religion.

- Kofi Annan

An apology? Bah! Disgusting! Cowardly! Beneath the dignity of any gentleman, however wrong he might be.

- Steve Martin

Religion in its humility restores man to his only dignity, the courage to live by grace.

- George Santayana

The contest for ages has been to rescue liberty from the grasp of executive power.

- Daniel Webster

We must reach out our hand in friendship and dignity both to those who would befriend us and those who would be our enemy.

- Arthur Ashe

If I'm gonna go down I'm gonna do it with style. You won't hear me surrender, you won't hear me confess cause you've left me with nothing but I have worked with less.

- Ani Difranco

Rank does not confer privilege or give power. It imposes responsibility

- Peter Drucker

I love the name of honor, more than I fear death.

- Julius Caesar

The natural liberty of man is to be free from any superior power on Earth, and not to be under the will or legislative authority of man, but only to have the law of nature for his rule.

- Samuel Adams

A high station in life is earned by the gallantry with which appalling experiences are survived with grace.

- Tennessee Williams

Life is an unanswered question, but let's still believe in the dignity and importance of the question.

- Tennessee Williams

At night, when the curtains are drawn and the fire flickers, my books attain a collective dignity.

- E. M. Forster

Stand straight, walk proud, have a little faith.

- Garth Brooks

From the depth of need and despair, people can work together, can organize themselves to solve their own problems and fill their own needs with dignity and strength.

- Cesar Chavez

A man who trims himself to suit everybody will soon whittle himself away.

- Charles M. Schwab

Better to die standing, than to live on your knees.

- Che Guevara

Each of us, face to face with other men, is clothed with some sort of dignity, but we know only too well all the unspeakable things that go on in the heart.

- Six Characters in Search of an Author and Other Plays , Luigi Pirandello

It's like being a Knight of the Garter. It's an honor, but it doesn't hold up anything.

- Fulton J. Sheen

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