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What is self respect and why it is misunderstood as EGO ?

Tags: relationships, ego, politics & government
Asked by Manju Sikri, 10 Oct '12 11:18 am
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Self-respect is based on what you do. And it is an ongoing effort. It doesn't matter what you did in the past, it is about what you are doing now. It is important to realize that these actions are concrete and measure up to external standards of good behavior, accomplishment and cause for admiration. You don't just think of yourself as a good person, you walk the talk. You take extra time and effort to be a good person to others.

Your mood doesn't affect these standards because they come from outside of you. These are the solid rock that you can build self-respect. Once you have accomplished them -- or even begin to strive for them -- they become part of you.

But more importantly, NOBODY can take them away from you. If someone tries to cut you down, you can compare that person's words with what you have accomplished and the standards of behavior that you attempt to attain. The words just don't fit the facts. And that erodes their credibility, not yours.

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Answered by GOPI KUMAR, 10 Oct '12 12:49 pm

 
  
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Self respect is atmsanman...........and ego is atmbadima........
Answered by provu rai, 10 Oct '12 11:19 am

 
  
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Smjh2 ka fer hai manju ji........ selfrespect dusron ko hurt nahi karti jabki ego aksar dusron ko hurt karti hai..........
Answered by Latika, 10 Oct '12 11:19 am

 
  
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