Respect Quotes

More than anything, I think as our country matures, we recognize that women deserve to be treated with respect and dignity.
– Barbara Boxer
To win the cause we all believe in, the spread of true democracy all over the world, we need to win by example, not just with speeches but by example; not just with military might but by gaining the respect of the world.
– Barbara Boxer
If we desire respect for the law, we must first make the law respectable.
– Louis D. Brandeis
Appellant constituted a legitimate class of one, and this provides a basis for Congress's decision to proceed with dispatch with respect to his materials.
– William J. Brennan, Jr.
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
I have learned to respect ideas, wherever they come from. Often they come from clients. Account executives often have big creative ideas, regardless of what some writers think.
– Leo Burnett
Lying has a kind of respect and reverence with it. We pay a person the compliment of acknowledging his superiority whenever we lie to him.
– Samuel Butler
We don't do drugs, drink or use profanity. Instead we instill morals and values in my boys by raising them with a love of God and a love and respect for themselves and all people. I believe they will have a chance.
– Anita Baker
We must have great respect for these people who also suffer and who want to find their own way of correct living. On the other hand, to create a legal form of a kind of homosexual marriage, in reality, does not help these people.
– Pope Benedict XVI
There is overwhelming evidence that the higher the level of self-esteem, the more likely one will be to treat others with respect, kindness, and generosity.
– Nathaniel Branden
American officials have bent over backwards to show how sensitive they are to Muslim culture. It didn't seem very effective. They seem to be worried about winning the respect of other people.
– Tucker Carlson
Thieves respect property. They merely wish the property to become their property that they may more perfectly respect it.
– G. K. Chesterton
If you have ten thousand regulations you destroy all respect for the law.
– Sir Winston Churchill
The British nation is unique in this respect. They are the only people who like to be told how bad things are, who like to be told the worst.
– Sir Winston Churchill
A man's respect for law and order exists in precise relationship to the size of his paycheck.
– Adam Clayton
Respect commands itself and can neither be given nor withheld when it is due.
– Eldridge Cleaver
Part of our essential humanity is paying respect to what God gave us and what will be here a long time after we're gone.
– Bill Clinton
Olympism seeks to create a way of life based on the joy found in effort, the educational value of a good example and respect for universal fundamental ethical principles.
– Pierre de Coubertin
Let them hate me, provided they respect my conduct.
– Tiberius
Willing or preferring is the same with respect to good and evil, that judging is with respect to truth or falsehood.
– Anthony Collins