Quotes on Respect
1- The path to respect is life itself. That which gives life brings respect.
2- I respect insects more than a double mind and weak will.
3- When God smiles back at you, your respect for yourself increases.
4- Where there is true respect, love can flourish, bloom, and bring forth fruit.
5- Anything that is good should be respected.
6- Why do people respect things of little worth. I would rather see a weak man with God than a strong man with the devil. Money brings respect and yet cannot satisfy the soul.
7- When I see love, I see respect. When I see hatred, I see fear of self and God.
8- How can you respect a man with raggedy clothes. The clothes make the man.
9- Respect comes from actions that seem unimportant to the wise. True wisdom understands the pettiness of mankind.
10- What is better, someone that gives your respect or someone that earns it? Why would I want to earn your respect, if you don't give the human race repect?
11- You get what you respect. If you repect things, that is what you get. If you respect love, that is what you will get. If you respect both, you will get a little of each.
12- Getting respect, from people, is like walking down a hill with boulders chasing after you. The people release the boulders and, if you outrun them, you get respect.
13- People respect beauty. It is part of the human condition.
14- People respect people that have what they want and can't attain for themselves.
15- If you respect a man that doesn't deserve it, he will earn it because of his love for your respect.
16- If you give a lion a chance to gnaw on your arm, he will only want to eat your foot. When you give someone a hand, they respect you less and ask for a foot.
17- If you do not charge a a lot, people will not respect you. If you charge too much people will hate you.
18- When self respect and self love connect with a higher power, the power of movement, in life, is unleashed and admired. A sustaining influence shall never be lost, but shall remain in thee forever.
19- All humans want total acceptance and yet nobody lives without judgment. Does that then mean that the desire for unconditional acceptance is merely a pipedream?
20- Marriage is selfish because you are choosing someone that is only for you. Since respect and love are intertwined it makes sense that true respect comes from a persons ability to help you or serve you in some way.