Quotes about Respect

“Friendship- my definition- is built on two things. Respect and trust. Both elements have to be there. And it has to be mutual. You can have respect for someone, but if you don’t have trust, the friendship will crumble.” Stieg Larsson

“Respect yourself and others will respect you.” Confucius

“I speak to everyone in the same way, whether he is the garbage man or the president of the university.” Albert Einstein

“Respect was invented to cover the empty place where love should be.” ― Leo Tolstoy

“If you truly want to be respected by people you love, you must prove to them that you can survive without them.” ― Michael Bassey Johnson

“We cannot expect people to have respect for law and order until we teach respect to those we have entrusted to enforce those laws.” ― Hunter S. Thompson

“Seek respect, not attention.” ― Roy T. Bennett

“Respect for ourselves guides our morals; respect for others guides our manners” ― Laurence Sterne

“Regard your good name as the richest jewel you can possibly be possessed of — for credit is like fire; when once you have kindled it you may easily preserve it, but if you once extinguish it, you will find it an arduous task to rekindle it again. The way to a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.” ― Socrates

“I cannot conceive of a greater loss than the loss of one’s self-respect.” ― Mahatma Gandhi

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