No race can prosper till it learns that there is as much dignity in tilling a field as in writing a poem.
By a lie, a man...annihilates his dignity as a man.
Dignity does not consist in possessing honors, but in deserving them.
To believe what has not occurred in history will not occur at all, is to argue disbelief in the dignity of man.
It is not the quantity but the quality of knowledge which determines the mind's dignity.
We must build a new world, a far better world -- one in which the eternal dignity of man is respected.
Self-respect is the fruit of discipline;
the sense of dignity grows with the ability to say no to oneself.
There's no doubt that Mexican men and women full of dignity, willpower and a capacity for work are doing the work that not even blacks want to do in the United States.
They are eloquent who can speak low things acutely, and of great things with dignity, and of moderate things with temper.
Perhaps the only true dignity of man is his capacity to despise himself.
Freedom is the open window through which pours the sunlight of the human spirit and human dignity.
We rise in glory, as we sink in pride:Where boasting ends, there dignity begins.
A celebrated people lose dignity upon a closer view.
Man is obviously made for thinking. Therein lies all his dignity and his merit; and his whole duty is to think as he ought.
At the end of the day, dignity is more important to the human spirit than wealth.
The people of England have been led in Mesopotamia into a trap from which it will be hard to escape with dignity and honor.
I am an example of what is possible when girls from the very beginning of their lives are loved and nurtured by people around them. I was surrounded by extraordinary women in my life who taught me about quiet strength and dignity.
And Barack and I were raised with so many of the same values, like you work hard for what you want in life. That your word is your bond; that you do what you say you're going to do. That you treat people with dignity and respect, even if you don't know them and even if you don't agree with them.