I Respect You Quotes by Arthur Wing Pinero, William J. H. Boetcker, Harper Lee, Giuseppe Mazzini, Bill Bradley, Fyodor Dostoevsky and many others.
There are two sorts of affection – the love of a woman you respect, and the love for the woman you love.
That you may retain your self-respect, it is better to displease the people by doing what you know is right, than to temporarily please them by doing what you know is wrong.
As you grow older, you’ll see white men cheat black men every day of your life, but let me tell you something and don’t you forget it – whenever a white man does that to a black man, no matter who he is, how rich he is, or how fine a family he comes from, he is trash.
Love and respect woman. Look to her not only for comfort, but for strength and inspiration and the doubling of your intellectual and moral powers. Blot out from your mind any idea of superiority; you have none.
Respect your fellow human being, treat them fairly, disagree with them honestly, enjoy their friendship, explore your thoughts about one another candidly, work together for a common goal and help one another achieve it. No destructive lies. No ridiculous fears. No debilitating anger.
Only by self-respect will you compel others to respect you.
Being brilliant is no great feat if you respect nothing.
If you have some respect for people as they are, you can be more effective in helping them to become better than they are.
If being an egomaniac means I believe in what I do and in my art or music, then in that respect you can call me that… I believe in what I do, and I’ll say it.
In order to acquire a growing and lasting respect in society, it is a good thing, if you possess great talent, to give, early in your youth, a very hard kick to the right shin of the society that you love. After that, be a snob.
Respect yourself if you would have others respect you.
Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.
Give to every human being every right that you claim for yourself.
Cutting negative people from my life does not mean I hate them, it simply means I respect me.
You should respect each other and refrain from disputes; you should not, like water and oil, repel each other, but should, like milk and water, mingle together.
It is so important to get respect for what you do and at the same time give it.
What is the quality of your intent?