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I have no right, by anything I do or say, to demean a human being in his own eyes. What matters is not what I think of him; it is what he thinks of himself. To undermine a man's self-respect is a sin.
Antoine de Saint-Exupery
The person who comes up to you and makes the most noise and is the most intrusive is invariably the person in the room who has no respect for you at all, and it's really all about them.
If we are not free, no one will respect us.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
We should all consider each other as human beings, and we should respect each other.
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
Be modest, be respectful of others, try to understand.
I think a lot of people have lost respect for the individual, you know, the individual, the person who doesn't conform.
To free us from the expectations of others, to give us back to ourselves - there lies the great, singular power of self-respect.
I have a respect for manners as such, they are a way of dealing with people you don't agree with or like.
Being brilliant is no great feat if you respect nothing.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
It's not that the Irish are cynical. It's rather that they have a wonderful lack of respect for everything and everybody.
I'm sick of just liking people. I wish to God I could meet somebody I could respect.
J. D. Salinger
In order to acquire a growing and lasting respect in society, it is a good thing, if you possess great talent, to give, early in your youth, a very hard kick to the right shin of the society that you love. After that, be a snob.
Let every man be respected as an individual and no man idolized.
Assuredly, Loving Souls, you should go to God with all humility and respect, humbling yourselves in His presence, especially when you remember your past ingratitude and sins.
Our moral, religious, and political traditions are united in their respect for the dignity of human life.
Go up close to your friend, but do not go over to him! We should also respect the enemy in our friend.
I owe my success to having listened respectfully to the very best advice, and then going away and doing the exact opposite.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
When people do not respect us we are sharply offended; yet in his private heart no man much respects himself.
It is so important to get respect for what you do and at the same time give it.
Nothing is more despicable than respect based on fear.
If once you forfeit the confidence of your fellow-citizens, you can never regain their respect and esteem.
America wants its respect.
I have always believed that I should have had no difficulty in causing my rights to be respected.
To the living we owe respect, but to the dead we owe only the truth.
John F. Kennedy
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