One of the great things about the way a woman’s self-respect (and the other things she must have) is that it allows her to be the first to know that she is the most self-respecting woman on the planet.
In our world, self-respect is what men claim it is but women know it is a myth and often a lie. Self-respect is an idea and a concept, not the same as it is in our society. Self-respect is a concept and a feeling and not the same as it is in our society. Women are often told by society that they are not allowed to be self-respecting and should be ashamed of themselves.