Respect For Individuality Quotes

Deep summer is when laziness finds respectability.

Sam Keen

To be sensual, I think, is to respect and rejoice in the force of life, of life itself, and to be present in all that one does, from the effort of loving to the making of bread.

James Arthur Baldwin

I'm not concerned with your liking or disliking me . . . All I ask is that you respect me as a human being.

Jackie Robinson

When men and women are able to respect and accept their differences then love has a chance to blossom.

John Gray

Probably no greater honor can come to any man than the respect of his colleagues.

Cary Grant

Respect a man, and he will do all the more.

John Wooden

Respect your efforts, respect yourself. Self-respect leads to self-discipline. When you have both firmly under your belt, that's real power.

Clint Eastwood

If you are killed because you are a writer, that's the maximum expression of respect, you know.

Mario Vargas Llosa

This is the final test of a gentleman: his respect for those who can be of no possible service to him

William Lyon Phelps

He who does not have the courage to speak up for his rights cannot earn the respect of others.

Rene G. Torres

A youth is to be regarded with respect. How do you know that his future will not be equal to our present?

Confucius

Being brilliant is no great feat if you respect nothing.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Men are respectable only as they respect

Ralph Waldo Emerson

To safeguard democracy the people must have a keen sense of independence, self-respect, and their oneness.

Mahatma Gandhi

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

No man who is occupied in doing a very difficult thing, and doing it very well, ever loses his self-respect.

George Bernard Shaw

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.

William J. H. Boetcker

The capacity for getting along with our neighbor depends to a large extent on the capacity for getting along with ourselves. The self-respecting individual will try to be as tolerant of his neighbor's shortcomings as he is of his own.

Eric Hoffer

Ah, wasteful woman, she who may On her sweet self set her own price, Knowing man cannot choose but pay, How has she cheapened paradise; How given for nought her priceless gift, How spoiled the bread and spilled the wine, Which, spent with due respective thrift, Had made brutes men and men divine.

Coventry Patmore

The willingness to accept responsibility for one's own life Is the source from which self-respect springs.

Joan Didion

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 Akers

The sea speaks a language polite people never repeat. It is a colossal scavenger slang and has no respect.

Carl Sandburg

Discipline is based on pride, on meticulous attention to details, and on mutual respect and confidence. Discipline must be a habit so ingrained that it is stronger than the excitement of the goal or the fear of failure.

Gary Ryan Blair

I never make the mistake of arguing with people for whose opinions I have no respect.

Edward Gibbon

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