self-respect


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pride

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a sense of one's own dignity or worth

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the quality of being worthy of esteem or respect

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He said there is a rise in the formation of 'patriot groups' in Balochistan and South Punjab.Iqbal said he is committed to the cause of making Pakistan rise and one has to understand that politicians also have self-respect and dignity just as much as any army official or any judge.
Of course, that doubt itself doesn't display much self-respect. But falling short of Didion's prose doesn't make our magazine any less valued.
Fesler says most offenders begin a life of crime after they lose their own self-respect. "I worked with an inmate who told me the exact moment in her life when she lost her self-respect.
The whole thing suggests a lack of self-respect. If Scotland were hosting the World Cup they would not be displaying St George's crosses, in fact they would make it plainly obvious that they support our opponents but not us.
In the primary study, participants were asked to rate four types of people-- former varsity basketball players, former varsity cross-country runners, former band members, and former yearbook members-on a variety of traits including leadership, self-confidence, self-respect, and willingness to contribute to charity and volunteer.
RELEASED in 2011, Horrible Bosses centred on three friends, who plotted to kill their sadistic employers and found self-respect in the process.
HYGIENE, self-respect and personal responsibility among children are issues which have to be addressed at a local playgroup.
Hence, self-fashioning--because of its voluntary, ever-changing, and somewhat artificial nature--is an efficient process of constructing and reshaping human identities over time not just to suit circumstances but to rescue one's self-respect from the mire of guilt-ridden mental landscape.
However, I may assure the House that we (India) are inclined to vote in favor of a Resolution, that, we hope, will advance our objective, namely, the achievement of the future for the Tamil community in Sri Lanka that is marked by equality, dignity, justice and self-respect." Thus spoke India's Prime Minister on 19 March 2012.
I shall argue that recognition theory faces substantial challenges following its attempt to argue for a normative (3) framework that tries to achieve self-respect and self-esteem.
It is tied to principled codes of conduct and includes the desire for self-respect The person of honor seeks the self-respect as well as the recognition from others that comes from living up to her code.
The question is, can Warwick maintain his pride and self-respect as the film crew charts his every move?
I respectfully submit that [VAC bureaucrats] are without any self-respect at all.