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Example Sentences for "dignity"

It is important for children in sport to learn to both win and lose with dignityNelson Mandela was a man of great vision, integrity and dignity.

It is important for children in sport to learn to both win and lose with dignity.

Though he lived a very simple life, Mahatma Gandhi carried himself with great dignity.

By the time he was ready to do something about his alcoholism, he had lost all his dignity, and was drinking cooking wine and aftershave.

Your actions in accepting bribes have insulted the dignity of the entire police force.

Even though she lost her job, she was able to retain her dignity.

The United Nations Declaration of Human Rights states that all human beings are born free and equal in dignity and rights.

Thinning hair, wrinkles and aching bones are only some of the indignities of aging.

After getting fired, he had to endure the indignity of being asked to leave the office immediately.

A Malagasy proverb notes, Poverty won't allow him to lift up his head; dignity won't allow him to bow it down.

Scott Turow once suggested that courage is not the absence of fear, but the ability to carry on with dignity in spite of it.

Aristotle once stated that dignity consists not in possessing honors, but in the consciousness that we deserve them.

Booker T. Washington once remarked that no race can prosper till it learns there is as much dignity in tilling a field as in writing a poem.

Aristotle observed that the ideal man bears the accidents of life with dignity and grace, making the best of circumstances.

Cicero once asked, Where is there dignity unless there is honesty?

Dag Hammarskjold once observed that the only kind of dignity which is genuine is that which is not diminished by the indifference of others.

Someone once noted that the first thing in the human personality that dissolves in alcohol is dignity.

W. Kelly Griffith once stated that any necessary work that pays an honest wage carries its own honor and dignity.

Psychologists have a responsibility to respect the rights and dignity of their subjects, and to ensure that research participants are treated ethically.

Everyone should have the right to live in dignity, freedom and security.

Discussion question: Talk about a person that you believe has a lot of dignity.

Karl Marx believed that the bourgeoisie degraded personal dignity to the level of exchange value.

Discussion question: Talk about a person that you believe has a lot of dignity.


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