self-justification quotes

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A man can go from being a lover to being a stranger in three moves flat ... but a woman under the guise of friendship will engage ...
[Women's] apparent endorsement of male supremacy is ... a pathetic striving for self- respect, self-justification, and self-pardon ...
I haven't seen so much tippy-toeing around since the last time I went to the ballet. When members of the arts community were asked ...
Psychoanalysis is an attempt to examine a person's self-justifications. Hence it can be undertaken only with the patient's coopera ...
I am above the weakness of seeking to establish a sequence of cause and effect, between the disaster and the atrocity.
The motive of the drama of human life is the necessity, laid upon every man who comes into the world, of discovering the mean betw ...
Whether or not overtly sadistic, the psychology behind pornographic works justifies male domination by asserting that women crave ...
I am looking over Self Control again, & my opinion is
confirmed of its being an excellently-meant, elegantly-written
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To have that sense of one's intrinsic worth which constitutes self-respect is potentially to have everything: the ability to discr ...
Most of our platitudes notwithstanding, self-deception remains the most difficult deception. The tricks that work on others count ...
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