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Self-Esteem Quotes

A man who has been the indisputable favorite of his mother keeps for life the feeling of a conqueror.

Author: Sigmund Freud (1856-1939)

Profession: Austrian Physician - Founder of Psychoanalysis

You are indebted to you imagination for three-fourths of your importance.

Author: David Garrick (1717-1779)

Profession: British Actor, Playwright, Theater Manager

A person places themselves on a level with the ones they praise.

Author: Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe (1749-1832)

Profession: German Poet, Dramatist, Novelist

Trust yourself, then you will know how to live.

Author: Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe (1749-1832)

Profession: German Poet, Dramatist, Novelist

Respect yourself if you would have others respect you.

Author: Baltasar Gracian (1601-1658)

Profession: Spanish Philosopher, Writer

In my day, we didn't have self-esteem, we had self-respect... and no.

Author: Jane Haddam

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The most silent people are generally those who think most highly of themselves.

Author: William Hazlitt (1778-1830)

Profession: British Essayist

While we are indifferent to our good qualities, we keep on deceiving ourselves in regard to our faults, until we come to look on them as virtues.

Author: Heinrich Heine (1797-1856)

Profession: German Poet, Journalist

A person's worth is contingent upon who he is, not upon what he does, or how much he has. The worth of a person, or a thing, or an idea, is in being, not in doing, not in having.

Author: Alice Mary Hilton

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Every new adjustment is a crisis in self-esteem.

Author: Eric Hoffer (1902-1983)

Profession: American Author, Philosopher

The hardest arithmetic to master is that which enables us to count our blessings.

Author: Eric Hoffer (1902-1983)

Profession: American Author, Philosopher

Whatever your job, it is important if it is what God wants you to do.

Author: Henry Jacobsen

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He that undervalues himself will undervalue others, and he that undervalues others will oppress them.

Author: Johnson

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That kind of life is most happy which affords us most opportunities of gaining our own esteem.

Author: Samuel Johnson (1709-1784)

Profession: British Author

A person's worth in this world is estimated according to the value they put on themselves.

Author: Jean De La Bruyere (1645-1696)

Profession: French Classical Writer