Thought for the Day – August 17th

“Коли ты хочешь, чтоб тебя уважали, во-первых и главное, уважай сам себя; только этим, только самоуважением ты заставишь и других уважать себя.”
Dostoyevsky, Fyodor. Humiliated and Insulted: From the Notes of an Unsuccessful Author. Richmond, U.K: Oneworld Classics, 2008. Part III, Ch. II
Original publication date: 1861
SEE: http://books.google.com/books?id=wWhEAAAAIAAJ (pg 174)
SEE: http://books.google.com/books?id=yce5lI16AqQC (pg 187)
Variant:
“If you want men to respect you, first of all respect yourself.”
FACEBOOK PAGE: https://www.facebook.com/FyodorDostoevskyAuthor
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Note:
– Also called The Insulted and Injured

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