If you don't have self-respect, if you don't have dignity, if you don't have some true knowledge of self and who you are, and where you're coming from, then you're absolutely lost.— Immortal Technique
Unforgettable Dignity And Respect quotations
Maturity is learning to walk away from people and situation that threaten your peace of mind, self respect, values, morals and self worth.
The great majority of us are Muslims.
We follow the teachings of the Prophet Mohammed (may peace be upon him). We are members of the brotherhood of Islam in which all are equal in rights, dignity and self-respect. Consequently, we have a special and a very deep sense of unity. But make no mistake: Pakistan is not a theocracy or anything like it.
I believe in a world of justice and human rights for all.
A world where girls can grow up free of fear of abuse. A world where women are treated with the respect and dignity that is their right. A world where poverty is not acceptable. My dear young friends, you can make this your world.
When someone disrespects you, beware the impulse to win their respect. For disrespect is not a valuation of your worth but a signal of their character.
All of us share this world for but a brief moment in time.
The question is whether we spend that time focused on what pushes us apart, or whether we commit ourselves to an effort -- a sustained effort -- to find common ground, to focus on the future we seek for our children, and to respect the dignity of all human beings.
We are all one family in the world. Building a community that empowers everyone to attain their full potential through each of us respecting each other's dignity, rights and responsibilities makes the world a better place to live.
A man's respect for law and order exists in precise relationship to the size of his paycheck.
Show respect even to people who don't deserve it; not as a reflection of their character, but as a reflection of yours.
It's here, where absolute evil was perpetrated, that the will must resurface for a fraternal world, a world based on respect of man and his dignity.
Real success requires respect for and faithfulness to the highest human values-honesty, integrity, self-discipline, dignity, compassion, humility, courage, personal responsibility, courtesy, and human service.
Our mission statement about treating people with respect and dignity is not just words but a creed we live by every day. You can't expect your employees to exceed the expectations of your customers if you don't exceed the employees' expectations of management.
Respect is earned, Honesty is appreciated, Love is gained and Loyalty is returned.
Labor wants pride and joy in doing good work, a sense of making or doing something beautiful or useful - to be treated with dignity and respect as brother and sister.
Thoughtfulness for others, generosity, modesty, and self-respect are the qualities which make a real gentleman or lady.
The reward for doing right is mostly an internal phenomenon: self-respect, dignity, integrity, and self-esteem.
I don't have to agree with you to like you or respect you.
I respect every soldier, from every country, who serves beside us in the hard work of history. America is grateful, and America will not forget.
All animals, including humans, have a right to lives of dignity and respect, without forced intrusions.
We create an environment where it is alright to hate, to steal, to cheat, and to lie if we dress it up with symbols of respectability, dignity and love.
I respect those who tell me the truth, no matter how hard it is.
We respect the dignity and the rights of every man and every nation.
The path to a brighter future of the world leads through honest reconciliation of the conflicting interests and not through hatred and bloodshed. To follow that path means to enhance the moral power of the all-embracing idea of human solidarity.
Our moral, religious, and political traditions are united in their respect for the dignity of human life.
As more men become more educated and women get educated, the value system has to be more enhanced and the respect for human dignity and human life is made better.
Knowing when to walk away is wisdom. Being able to is courage. Walking away, with your head held high is dignity.
We are obliged to respect, defend and maintain the common bonds of union and fellowship that exist among all members of the human race.
If you treat people with dignity, respect and friendliness, you can turn enemies into friends. An enemy is nothing but a friend in disguise.
This is not just about women. We men need to recognize the part we play, too. Real men treat women with the dignity and respect they deserve.
To laugh often and much, to win the respect of intelligent people and the affection of children... to leave the world a better place... to know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded.
Privacy is an inherent human right, and a requirement for maintaining the human condition with dignity and respect.
One of the things I love about Africa is the amount of dignity and respect and humility you see all the time. You don't realise how often you're disrespected until you are surrounded by respect.
The transgender community deserves the dignity and respect that most people take for granted.
Cutting people out of your life doesn't mean you hate them, it simply means you respect yourself. Not everyone is meant to stay !
Confidence breeds confidence and negativity breeds negativity.
Treat those around you with respect and dignity and they will thrive.
I am one of those who believe that spiritual progress is a rule of human life, but the approach to perfection is slow and painful. If a woman elevates herself in one respect and is retarded in another, it is because the rough trail that leads to the mountain peak is not free of ambushes of thieves and lairs of wolves.
The one who fights back retains his dignity and his self-respect.
Cutting people out of my life does not mean I hate them, it simply means I respect me.
I did take the blows [of life], but I took them with my chin up, in dignity, because I so profoundly love and respect humanity.
You treat people with dignity and respect and they give it right back to you.
Every human life is precious in God's sight and no effort should be spared in the attempt to promote throughout the world a genuine respect for the inalienable rights and dignity of individuals and peoples everywhere.
Teaching respect takes responsibility. Being respectful takes courage. Showing respect takes passion.
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.
But before we die, how shall we live? I say with hope and dignity;
and if premature death is the result, that death has a meaning reactionary suicide can never have. It is the price of self-respect.
There is a significant moral difference between a person who commits a violent crime and a person who tries to cross a border illegally in order to put food on the family table. Such migrants my violate our laws against illicit entry, but if that's all they do they are trespassers, not criminals. They deserve to have their dignity respected.
I want to applaud those workers rallying to raise the minimum wage to $15 per hour. I believe strongly that a great nation will not survive when so few have so much and so many have so little. Every worker in America should be given respect, dignity and the wages and benefits they need to take care of their family.
Treat everyone with kindness, dignity, compassion and respect, irrespective of whether you think they understand or not.