Dignity Quotes

[wpsm_quote author=”Abraham Joshua Heschel” float=”none” width=”100%”]Self-respect is the fruit of discipline; the sense of dignity grows with the ability to say no to oneself.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Antoine de Saint-ExupĂ©ry” float=”none” width=”100%”]The dignity of the individual demands that he be not reduced to vassalage by the largesse of others.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Anum Sattar” float=”none” width=”100%”]Losing your honor in a person’s eye is tantamount losing it for entire humanity.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Aristotle” float=”none” width=”100%”]Dignity does not consist in possessing honors, but in the consciousness that we deserve them.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Baltasar Gracian” float=”none” width=”100%”]What should move us to action is human dignity: the inalienable dignity of the oppressed, but also the dignity of each of us. We lose dignity if we tolerate the intolerable.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Bayard Rustin” float=”none” width=”100%”]When an individual is protesting society’s refusal to acknowledge his dignity as a human being, his very act of protest confers dignity on him.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ben Jonson” float=”none” width=”100%”]The dignity of truth is lost with much protesting.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Beth Moore” float=”none” width=”100%”]To possess dignity is to be worthy of respect. Worthy of high esteem. Absorb this: you are worthy of respect.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Christina of Sweden” float=”none” width=”100%”]Dignity is like a perfume; those who use it are scarcely conscious of it.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Coco Chanel” float=”none” width=”100%”]The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Confucius” float=”none” width=”100%”]A wise man has dignity without pride; a fool has pride without dignity.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Cyril Connolly” float=”none” width=”100%”]The friendships which last are those wherein each friend respects the other’s dignity to the point of not really wanting anything from him.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Dag Hammarskjold” float=”none” width=”100%”]The only kind of dignity which is genuine is that which is not diminished by the indifference of others.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Dave Eggers” float=”none” width=”100%”]Dignity is an affectation, cute but eccentric, like learning french or collecting scarves.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Edwin Osgood Grover” float=”none” width=”100%”]The dignity of labor depends not on what you do, but how you do it.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Edwin Percy Whipple” float=”none” width=”100%”]Dignity is often a veil between us and the real truth of things.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Elbert Hubbard” float=”none” width=”100%”]Dignity is a mask we wear to hide our ignorance.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Fatema Mernissi” float=”none” width=”100%”]Dignity is to have a dream, a strong one, which gives you a vision, a world where you have a place, where whatever it is you have to contribute makes a difference.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Fausto Cercignani” float=”none” width=”100%”]Personal dignity is to be measured with the yardstick of one’s conscience, not with that of other people’s judgement.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”George Santayana” float=”none” width=”100%”]Our dignity is not in what we do, but what we understand.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Harry S. Truman” float=”none” width=”100%”]We must build a new world, a far better world one in which the eternal dignity of man is respected.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”James J. Frey” float=”none” width=”100%”]Be strong. Live honorably and with dignity. When you don’t think you can, hold on.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”James S.A. Corey” float=”none” width=”100%”]There’s a dignity in consequences.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”John Charles Polanyi” float=”none” width=”100%”]Human dignity is better served by embracing knowledge.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”John D. Rockefeller” float=”none” width=”100%”]I believe in the dignity of labor, whether with head or hand; that the world owes no man a living but that it owes every man an opportunity to make a living.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Jose Saramago” float=”none” width=”100%”]Dignity has no price, when someone starts making small concessions, in the end, life loses all meaning.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Laura Hillenbrand” float=”none” width=”100%”]Dignity is as essential to human life as water, food, and oxygen. The stubborn retention of it, even in the face of extreme physical hardship, can hold a man’s soul in his body long past the point at which the body should have surrendered it.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Laura Hillenbrand” float=”none” width=”100%”]Dignity is as essential to human life as water, food, and oxygen.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Laura Hillenbrand” float=”none” width=”100%”]Without dignity, identity is erased. In its absence, men are defined not by themselves, but by their captors and the circumstances in which they are forced to live.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Luigi Pirandello” float=”none” width=”100%”]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.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Luigina Sgarro” float=”none” width=”100%”]Dignity and pride are not only two different feelings, but, in some ways, opposites. You can step on your pride to preserve your dignity. You can destroy your dignity because of your pride.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Mahatma Gandhi” float=”none” width=”100%”]Dignity of human nature requires that we must face the storms of life.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Martin Esslin” float=”none” width=”100%”]There is a lot of dignity in having the ability to confront the inconsequence of reality.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Michael J. Fox” float=”none” width=”100%”]One’s dignity may be assaulted, vandalized and cruelly mocked, but cannot be taken away unless it is surrendered.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Nelson Mandela” float=”none” width=”100%”]Overcoming poverty is not a gesture of charity. It is an act of justice. It is the protection of a fundamental human right, the right to dignity and a decent life.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Philip Massinger” float=”none” width=”100%”]True dignity is never gained by place, and never lost when honors are withdrawn.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Pope Francis” float=”none” width=”100%”]Human dignity is the same for all human beings: when I trample on the dignity of another, I am trampling on my own.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Rex Stout” float=”none” width=”100%”]Dignities are like faces; no two are the same.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Robert Maynard” float=”none” width=”100%”]Human rights rest on human dignity. The dignity of man is an ideal worth fighting for and worth dying for.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Rola Mahmoud” float=”none” width=”100%”]ignity is the only one thing I have chosen over rules and benefits of slavery. I am not perfect because I chose to be myself; a human and this is the simplest form of dignity.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Romain Gary” float=”none” width=”100%”]Humor is an affirmation of dignity, a declaration of man’s superiority to all that befalls him.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”RSCruz” float=”none” width=”100%”]When we make mistakes, we simply say sorry. And saying the words would cost us our pride most of the time.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Shannon L. Alder” float=”none” width=”100%”]Dignity is never silent. It has a voice, heart and soul. Truth and courage is its foundation. It will stand against the masses and speak the truth. Because every great person has always done what others found fear in doing.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Shannon L. Alder” float=”none” width=”100%”]Dignity will only happen when you realize that having someone in your life doesn’t validate your worth.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Shannon L. Alder” float=”none” width=”100%”]Love is proved the moment you let go of someone because they need you to.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Tariq Ramadan” float=”none” width=”100%”]There is dignity in your being even if there’s indignity in what you’re doing.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Vanna Bonta” float=”none” width=”100%”]Humility is the ability to give up your pride and still retain your dignity.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Vartan Gregorian” float=”none” width=”100%”]Dignity is not negotiable. Dignity is the honor of the family.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Washington Irving” float=”none” width=”100%”]There is a healthful hardiness about real dignity that never dreads contact and communion with others however humble.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Wes Fesler” float=”none” width=”100%”]Dignity is the reward of obeying your heart.[/wpsm_quote]