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Respect Quotes

I respect everyone. I even respect journalists. Alexander Popov
Some people lose all respect for the lion unless he devours them instantly. There is no pleasing some people. Will Cuppy
Nothing is more despicable than respect based on fear. Albert Camus
If you want to be respected by others the great thing is to respect yourself. Only by that, only by self-respect will you compel others to respect you. Fyodor Dostoevsky
Set your expectations high find men and women whose integrity and values you respect get their agreement on a course of action and give them your ultimate trust. John Fellows Akers
Consult your friend on all things, especially on those which respect yourself. His counsel may then be useful where your own self-love might impair your judgment. Seneca
Leaders who win the respect of others are the ones who deliver more than they promise, not the ones who promise more than they can deliver. Mark A. Clement
I have been both rich and poor--while I have respect for both, I am unimpressed and unawed by both as well. John A. Field
No church that panders to the zeitgeist deserves respect, and very shortly it will not get respect, except from those who find it politically useful, and that is less respect than disguised contempt. Robert H Bork
There exist only three beings worthy of respect the priest, the soldier, the poet. To know, to kill, to create. Charles Baudelaire
This is the first test of a gentleman his respect for those who can be of no possible value to him. William Lyon Phelps
We must respect the past, and mistrust the present, if we wish to provide for the safety of the future. Jeseph Joubert
Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone; but if someone puts his hand on you, send him to the cemetery. Malcolm X, Malcolm X Speaks, 1965
Always treat people with respect and kindness, for they may be selected to be on your jury. Steve Pershing
Tolerance implies a respect for another person, not because he is wrong or even because he is right, but because he is human. John Cogley Commonweal
Genius is entitled to respect only when it promotes the peace and improves the happiness of mankind. Lord Essex
In one important respect a man is fortunate in being poor. His responsibility to God is so much the less. John Christian Bovee
We have among us a class of mammon worshippers, whose one test of conservatism or radicalism is the attitude one takes with respect to accumulated wealth. Whatever tends to preserve the wealth of the wealthy is called conservatism, and whatever favors anything else, no matter what is called socialism. Richard T. Ely
To them that ask, where have you seen the gods, or how do you know for certain there are gods, that you are so devout in their worship I answer Neither have I ever seen my own soul, and yet I respect and honor it. Marcus Aelius Aurelius
Anglo-Saxon civilization has taught the individual to protect his own rights American civilization will teach him to respect the rights of others. William Jennings Bryan
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