self-respectful


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Adj.1.self-respectful - having or showing self-esteem
proud - feeling self-respect or pleasure in something by which you measure your self-worth; or being a reason for pride; "proud parents"; "proud of his accomplishments"; "a proud moment"; "proud to serve his country"; "a proud name"; "proud princes"
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Burfat urged upon youth to get into a mind-mould by which they grew self-sufficient, learnt to be self-respectful and helped themselves instead of depending merely on their parents and relatives to get them placements in government domain.
He urged the youth to get into a mind-mould by which they grew self-sufficient, learnt to be self-respectful and helped themselves instead of depending merely on their parents and relatives to get them placements in government domain.
However, when globalization, driven by political and economic motives, results in the destruction of forests, culture and customs, what we need is to preserve people's self-respectful customs and their power to continue creating an endogenous culture that maintains their dignity.