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Humankind has not woven the web of life. We are but one thread within it. Whatever we do to the web, we do to ourselves. All things are bound together. All things connect.
When you are content to be simply yourself and don't compare or compete, everybody will respect you.
We were taught to respect everyone, especially those who were older and wiser than we were from whom we could learn.
Respect for the fragility and importance of an individual life is still the mark of an educated man.
BELIEVE IN YOURSELF
There are other measures of self-respect for a man, than the number of clean shirts he puts on every day.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Thoughtfulness for others, generosity, modesty, and self-respect, are the qualities which make a real gentleman, or lady, as distinguished from the veneered article which commonly goes by that name.
Thomas Henry Huxley
I am personally convinced that one person can be a change catalyst, a transformer in any situation, any organization. Such an individual is yeast that can leaven an entire loaf. It requires vision, initiative, patience, respect, persistence, courage, and faith to be a transforming leader.
Stephen R. Covey
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Personal Stories About ‘Respect’
Taking The Time To Actually Appreciate And Listen...Submitted by Emily
I have always wanted to share this story because it is one of the things that I will remember for my entire life and I’m sure the other person feels the same. We had a substitute teacher in my high school World History class. This lady was very nice and seemed excited to see us. She told a story about when her...
Grandma AnnaSubmitted by Judy Goligoski
"Pa, I don't want to get married yet". These were the words of my Grandma Anna in the summer of 1904. She was 19 and was to marry Tom . Her pa would give them some land, a cow and some chickens and everything would be alright. They were married at St. Joseph's Church in Browerville, Minnesota. After 65 years of...
Two Wrongs Don't Make A RightSubmitted by Geri
I have always tried to live by the rule "TWO WRONGS DO NOT MAKE A RIGHT"! If some wrong is done to you, you cannot correct that action with a like reaction. That only feeds the "flame". Live by the golden rule - DO UNTO OTHERS AS YOU WOULD HAVE DONE UNTO YOU. If we were all to show respect to others -...
Stories About Everyday Heroes Who Portray ‘Respect’
Pat QSubmitted by
Pat is an unassuming, retired woman who has taken to helping those who live on the streets of Birmingham. Pat maintains a clothing closet at her church and spends weekends, shopping at garage sales and thrift stores for clothing that her homeless friends can use. Four days a week she can be found doing laundry...
Frank RSubmitted by Mary Edmonson
He is my one and only, my significant other, my hero. He was born and raised in a gang environment and chose not to join; he was told he would never make a good Marine, and he enlisted; he was told he would never walk again, after being severely wounded in Fallujah, Iraq, and today he walks without canes,...
Jorge MSubmitted by
My hero is my husband, Jorge. I met Jorge when I was at a very difficult point in my life. I had just graduated high school and I didn’t know whether I was coming or going half of the time. I was all about the party and not at all about responsibility. Before meeting Jorge, I never thought it was possible for...
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Respect is important for all people to show and give.
Respect something we need into our country to make this world seem better and healthier.
thanks for the infos. Respect is very important indeed! :)
Rachelle Perez Pascual, Balian, Pangil, Laguna, Philippines
Exactly Mary and ILima!
Good parenting is many things but none greater than giving the gift of a grandparents wisdom and love. if you have been through a broken relationship, do not take it out on the grandparents of your ex-spouse just for spite. You will leave a void in your children's lives they can never get back. Teach your children to respect the elders just as would every other important thing and encourage them to love their grandparents, no matter what side they come from.
I believe that respect should be honored and cherished, not taken for granted.
I'd like to be the kind of person that when people come in contact with me and leave my presence, they feel better, not worse.
Respect is just another way to say I value and care for you.
Respect should be shown to all living things, not just to humans. The non-human animals that this planet are too often overlooked when we talk about respect. What a lonely place this would be if we didn't have them.
you can spend your whole life telling yourself how much you love someone but it's not really love until you give it away!
Respect = (honor + dignity + value + recognition + esteem) - apathy
Respect must be the foundation of all relationships ... ALL
Terri North, Home
Respect other people and yourself.
Katlego, You have to respect your self
Respect is the sure way to greatness.
estoy asiendo un albun sobre el respeto para el colegio pero no se me viene nada a la cabesa me pueden alludar con sus ideas
natalia , colombia
Without respect there would be conflict everywhere, its the reason we get along with each other.
Without respect there will be no peace.
Robert Stewart, Bethel, Alaska
El RESPETO AL DERECHO AJENO ES LA PAZ
Emma Marquez, San Diego, Ca.
Respect is a part of everything that we do. As long as we can say "Well done" or "Keep going", we will all succeed.
Richard J., Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
Respect is your #1 priority.
carmen, somewhere texas