What is the different between self-respect and self-esteem ?
- 8 年前最佳解答
self-esteem is the overall evaluation or appraisal of one's own worth.
self-respect is a proper sense of one's own dignity and integrity
no self-respecting man will ever ask a woman for money
- prisoner26535Lv 78 年前
1. they are both mostly used in noun form;
2. self-esteem seldom is extended to adj form.
3. self-respect may be extended to adj, like self-respectful, self-respective, or self-respecting. However, I never saw it as verb, but why not!
2012-10-05 20:53:37 補充：
Who says so? I saw many little boys asked for allowances from their mothers.