The dismal fact is that self-respect has nothing to do with the approval of others—who are, after all, deceived easily enough; has nothing to do with reputation—which, as Rhett Butler told Scarlett O'Hara, is something that people with courage can do without. - Joan Diddion https://www.vogue.com/article/joan-didion-self-respect-essay-1961
Posted by Lisandro on Feb 8, 2024