Quotes: respect

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  • Francis Maitland Balfour
    Francis Maitland Balfour
    British biologist 1851-1882
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    The best thing to give to your enemy is forgiveness; to an opponent, tolerance; to a friend, your heart; to your child, a good example; to a father, deference; to your mother, conduct that will make her proud of you; to yourself, respect; to all men, charity.
  • Billy Graham
    Billy Graham
    American Evangelist 1918-
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    A child who is allowed to be disrespectful to his parents will not have true respect for anyone.
  • B. F. Skinner
    B. F. Skinner
    American psychologist, behaviorist and author 1904-1990
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    A culture must be reasonably stable, but it must also change, and it will presumably be strongest if it can avoid excessive respect for tradition and fear of novelty on the one hand and excessively rapid change on the other.
  • William Hazlitt
    William Hazlitt
    English writer 1778-1830
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    A hypocrite despises those whom he deceives, but has no respect for himself. He would make a dupe of himself too, if he could.
  • Carlos Castaneda
    Carlos Castaneda
    American author and anthropologist 1925-1998
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    A man goes to knowledge as he goes to war, wideawake, with fear, with respect, and with absolute assurance. Going to knowledge or going to war in any other manner is a mistake, and whoever makes it will live to regret his steps.
  • Joseph Conrad
    Joseph Conrad
    In Poland born English writer 1857-1924
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    A man's real life is that accorded to him in the thoughts of other men by reason of respect or natural love.
  • A man's respect for law and order exists in precise relationship to the size of his paycheck.
    Source: Keep the Faith, Baby!
  • Carly Fiorina
    Carly Fiorina
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    A woman's experience is different from a man's in virtually every respect, including how she is treated by the media.
  • Bertrand Russell
    Bertrand Russell
    English philosopher and mathematician 1872-1970
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    Against my will, in the course of my travels, the belief that everything worth knowing was known at Cambridge gradually wore off. In this respect my travels were very useful to me.
    Source: The Autobiography of Bertrand Russell
  • Brian Tracy
    Brian Tracy
    Canadian-American motivational public speaker and self-development aut 1944-
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    All successful people are big dreamers. They imagine what their future could be, ideal in every respect, and then they work every day toward their distant vision, that goal or purpose.
  • Martin Amis
    Martin Amis
    British novelist 1949-
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    America has had much more respect for its writers because they had to define what America was. America wasn't sure what it was.
  • Americanism demands loyalty to the teacher and respect for his lesson.
  • John Updike
    John Updike
    American writer and criticus 1932-
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    Americans have been conditioned to respect newness, whatever it cost them.
  • Agnes Smedley
    Agnes Smedley
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    And the woman who could win the respect of man was often the woman who could knock him down with her bare fists and sit on him until he yelled for help.
  • William Jennings Bryan
    William Jennings Bryan
    American orator and politician 1860-1925
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    Anglo-Saxon civilization has taught the individual to protect his own rights; American civilization will teach him to respect the rights of others.
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