Quotations The Best Quotes About Dignity  

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A list of the best dignity quotes and sayings, including the names of each speaker or author when available. This list is sorted by popularity, so only the most famous dignity quotes are at the top. The authors of these historic dignity quotes are displayed next to each quote, so if you see one you like be sure to check out other inspirational dignity quotes from that same writer.

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The ultimate end of all revolutionary social change is to establish the sanctity of human life, the dignity of man, the right of every human being to liberty and well-being. Emma Goldman

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Every man has his dignity. I'm willing to forget mine, but at my own discretion and not when someone else tells me to. Denis Diderot

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Human Dignity has gleamed only now and then and here and there, in lonely splendor, throughout the ages, a hope of the better men, never an achievement of the majority. James Thurber

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At night, when the curtains are drawn and the fire flickers, my books attain a collective dignity. E. M. Forster

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There is a healthful hardiness about real dignity that never dreads contact and communion with others however humble. Washington Irving

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Dignity is a mask we wear to hide our ignorance. Elbert Hubbard

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Our dignity is not in what we do, but what we understand. George Santayana

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Perhaps the only true dignity of man is his capacity to despise himself. George Santayana

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Dignity consists not in possessing honors, but in the consciousness that we deserve them. Aristotle

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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. Luigi Pirandello