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Quotations on Dignity

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Dignity is a mask we wear to hide our ignorance.

~ Elbert Hubbard

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

~ George Santayana

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

~ Aristotle

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

No race can prosper till it learns that there is as much dignity in tilling a field as in writing a poem.

~ Booker T. Washington

All celebrated people lose dignity on a close view.

~ Napoleon Bonaparte

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

~ Washington Irving

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