Category Archives: dignity

The Values We Treasure

We forget sometimes that the values we treasure – equality, fairness, justice, dignity, and ultimately kindness and love – inspired the greatest moral and political achievements of the 20th century: civil rights, women’s equality, the right to organize, and the … Continue reading

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A Bad Attitude

A bad attitude can literally block love, blessings and dignity from finding you. Don’t be the reason you don’t succeed. Re-blogged from Andrea Beson – Pinterest

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Living in Dignity and Equality

I believe that women, and men, cannot live in dignity and equality if they cannot render for themselves their most intimate family decisions. Reverend Carlton W. Veazey, “On the Brink of Theocracy”, Center for American Progress, May 6, 2005, requoted … Continue reading

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You Needed Me

I cried a tear, you wiped it dry. I was confused, you cleared my mind. I sold my soul, you bought it back for me, and held me up and gave me dignity. Somehow you needed me. You gave me … Continue reading

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Al-Anon Book Quotes (Mid-1970’s Edition)

Let not my stubborn self-will stand in the way of my achieving serenity. Before I can accomplish anything, I must accept my need for help. We may think we can change the things around us according to our desires, but … Continue reading

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Self Respect

Self respect is the fruit of discipline; the sense of dignity grows with the ability to say no to oneself. Abraham Joshua Heschel

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