Charles Murray Quote

People need self-respect, but self-respect must be earned — it cannot be self-respect if it's not earned — and the only way to earn anything is to achieve it in the face of the possibility of failing.


Coming Apart: The State of White America, 1960-2010.

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People need self-respect, but self-respect must be earned — it cannot be self-respect if it's not earned — and the only way to earn anything is...

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People need self-respect, but self-respect must be earned — it cannot be self-respect if it's not earned — and the only way to earn anything is...

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People need self-respect, but self-respect must be earned — it cannot be self-respect if it's not earned — and the only way to earn anything is...

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People need self-respect, but self-respect must be earned — it cannot be self-respect if it's not earned — and the only way to earn anything is...