Dignity is the state or quality of being worthy of honor or respect. So basically, it's important because if people have it, they feel good about themselves and if they don't, well, they won't be very happy!
Dignity is a word used to denote respect and status. It's an important part of self expression used in ethical, moral and political discussions to signify that a human being has a right to respect and ethical treatment. Read more details at
Added 12/6/2012 3:40:45 AM