Home > Virtues >

Dignity

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

George Santayana (1863-1952) American philosopher and poet.

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

Aristotle (384 BC-322 BC) Greek philosopher.

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 (1713-1784) French philosopher.

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

George Santayana (1863-1952) American philosopher and poet.

Advertisment

Advertisment