No people without a government of their own can expect to be treated on the same level as people of independent sovereign states. It is far better to be free to govern or misgovern yourself than to be governed by anybody else . . .— Kwame Nkrumah
Delighting Treat Yourself quotations
With everything that has happened to you, you can either feel sorry for yourself or treat what has happened as a gift. Everything is either an opportunity to grow or an obstacle to keep you from growing. You get to choose.
If you want to change the way others treat you, you should first change the way you treat yourself. Unless you learn to love yourself, fully and sincerely, there is no way you can be loved. Once you achieve that stage, however, be thankful for every thorn that others might throw at you. It is a sign that you will soon be showered in roses.
You have to accept the fact that some people are never going to be for you.
Treat them with respect, but you don’t need their approval to fulfill your destiny.
Treat yourself with love and respect, and you will attract people who show you love and respect.
Try your best to treat others as you would wish to be treated yourself, and you will find that this is the shortest way to benevolence
If we treat each other as if we are geniuses, poets and artists, we have a better chance of becoming that on stage.
It is a good idea to be ambitious, to have goals, to want to be good at what you do, but it is a terrible mistake to let drive and ambition get in the way of treating people with kindness and decency. The point is not that they will then be nice to you. It is that you will feel better about yourself.
Try to treat with equal love all the people with whom you have relations.
Thus the abyss between 'myself' and 'yourself' will be filled in, which is the goal of all religious worship.
If the grass looks greener on the other side, it is probably astroturf.
I always treated writing as a profession, never as a hobby.
If you don't believe in yourself, no one else will.
Never ask anyone to do what you haven't done before and wouldn't do again.
That's a pretty fundamental rule in leadership... treat them like you treat yourself. Things you don't like, they don't like.
Treat the world the way you want to be treated.
You have to be true to yourself and remain humble.
Whether you win or lose, you've got to treat everyone the same, and be who you are.
Treat yourself as if you already are enough.
Walk as if you are enough. Eat as if you are enough. See, look, listen as if you are enough. Because it's true.
When you treat yourself right, you run better and more efficiently.
Which means you don't have to go 100 miles an hour to get everything done.
If you had a person in your life treating you the way you treat yourself, you would have gotten rid of them a long time ago.
It's a treat being a runner, out in the world by yourself with not a soul to make you bad-tempered or tell you what to do.
Treat your past as a book that you learn from instead of a hammer that you beat yourself up about.
When someone is nasty or treats you poorly, don't take it personally.
It says nothing about you, but a lot about them.
Anybody who travels knows that you're not really doing so in order to move around - you're traveling in order to be moved. And really what you're seeing is not just the Grand Canyon or the Great Wall but some moods or intimations or places inside yourself that you never ordinarily see when you're sleepwalking through your daily life.
Let others know when they have hurt or angered you.
By not speaking up when someone insults or mistreats you, you are inadvertently giving permission for him or her to continue to treat you in the same way in the future.
One of the things about equality is not just that you be treated equally to a man, but that you treat yourself equally to the way you treat a man.
The more you treat yourself positively, the less you'll want or need to be negative.
Surround yourself with people who respect and treat you well.
Treat not others in ways that you yourself would find hurtful.
You set the standards for how you will be treated.
People will treat you the exact way you treat yourself. So be good to you. Take time for yourself. Rest. Play. Shower yourself with affection, support, and gifts.
To be a top-class athlete, you have to train hard, you have to eat right, you have to get enough rest. I feel the way golf is going nowadays, you have to treat yourself as an athlete.
How do children learn to correct their mistakes? By watching how you correct yours. How do children learn to overcome their failures? By watching how you overcome yours. How do children learn to treat themselves with forgiveness? By watching you forgive yourself.
When you meet anyone, remember it is a holy encounter.
As you see him, you will see yourself. As you treat him, you will treat yourself. As you think of him, you will think of yourself. Never forget this, for in him you will find yourself or lose yourself.
My philosophy is to do the best you can for somebody.
Help. It's not just what do you for yourself. It's how you treat people decently. The golden rule. There isn't big anything better than the golden rule. It's in every major religion in one language or another.
If you want to know what you were conditioned to believe as a child, look at how you treat yourself now.
The way you treat yourself sends a very clear message to others about how they should treat you.
The hate directed against the colored people here in St.
Louis has always given me a sad feeling... How can you expect the world to believe in you and respect your preaching of democracy when you yourself treat your colored brothers as you do?
When you treat your body like a Bentley, you value yourself and you start to look at your body differently.