Go through the collection of respect quotes penned down by scholarly people. This article provides you with an array of famous value/esteem quotations and sayings.

Respect Quotes

There is a very sleek line of difference between respect and fear and most of us misunderstand fear as respect. Respect is the feeling of honor and esteem that a person develops through his/her deeds and the same one holds for other person, group, nation or organization. Unlike fear, respect is a positive phenomenon and needs to be earned either by portraying a charismatic personality, a higher authority or through noble deeds. These famous value/esteem quotations and sayings will prompt you to try and mold your personality so that it become worthy of respect.

To have a loving relationship with a sister is not simply to have a buddy or a confident, it is to have a soulmate for life.

- Victoria Secunda

I always prefer to believe the best of everybody, it saves so much trouble.

- Rudyard Kipling

Knowledge will give you power, but character respect.

- Bruce Lee

Each contact with a human being is so rare, so precious, one should preserve it.

- Anais Nin

It is not our purpose to become each other; it is to recognize each other, to learn to see the other and honor him for what he is.

- Herman Hesse

If we lose love and self respect for each other, this is how we finally die.

- Maya Angelou

The game is my wife. It demands loyalty and responsibility, and it gives me back fulfillment and peace

- Michael Jordan

In order to be respected, authority has got to be respectable.

- Tom Robbins

I hate victims who respect their executioners.

- Jean Paul Sartre

Young men, hear an old man to whom old men hearkened when he was young.

- Augustus

For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.

- Long Walk To Freedom , Nelson Mandela

I think I've been a great citizen.

- O. J. Simpson

Football is like life - it requires perseverance, self-denial, hard work, sacrifice, dedication and respect for authority.

- Vince Lombardi

Practice Golden-Rule 1 of Management in everything you do. Manage others the way you would like to be managed.

- Brian Tracy

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

So what if I'm smokin' weed onstage and doing what I gotta do? It's not me shooting nobody, stabbing nobody, killing nobody. It's a peaceful gesture and they have to respect that and appreciate that.

- Snoop Dogg

Every creature is better alive than dead, men and moose and pine trees, and he who understands it aright will rather preserve its life than destroy it.

- Henry David Thoreau

North Americans don't understand... that our country is not just Cuba; our country is also humanity.

- Fidel Castro

If honor were profitable, everybody would be honorable.

- Thomas More

Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone; but if someone puts his hand on you, send him to the cemetery.

- Malcolm X

I believe in human beings, and that all human beings should be respected as such, regardless of their color.

- Malcolm X

I have no respect for the passion of equality, which seems to me merely idealizing envy.

- Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

The word must is not to be used to princes.

- Elizabeth I

Your body is the church where Nature asks to be reverenced.

- Marquis de Sade

I have a great love and respect for religion, great love and respect for atheism. What I hate is agnosticism, people who do not choose.

- Orson Welles

I feel good because I believe I have made progress in rebuilding the people's trust in their government.

- Arnold Schwarzenegger

Education is the best friend. An educated person is respected everywhere. Education beats the beauty and the youth.

- Chanakya

A movie is not a book. If the source material is a book, you cannot be too respectful of the book. All you owe to the book is the spirit.

- Graham Greene

I really hope my peers appreciate and respect what I'm doing.

- Shania Twain

At times our own light goes out and is rekindled by a spark from another person. Each of us has cause to think with deep gratitude of those who have lighted the flame within us.

- Albert Schweitzer

By respect for life we become religious in a way that is elementary, profound and alive.

- Albert Schweitzer

The consumer isn't a moron; she is your wife.

- Confessions of an Advertising Man , David Ogilvy

I've been lucky to listen to lots of different types of music.

- Elvis Costello

A child who is allowed to be disrespectful to his parents will not have true respect for anyone.

- Billy Graham

Never be lucid, never state, if you would be regarded great.

- Dylan Thomas

The educator must believe in the potential power of his pupil, and he must employ all his art in seeking to bring his pupil to experience this power.

- Alfred Adler

The Woman's Party is made up of women of all races, creeds and nationalities who are united on the one program of working to raise the status of women.

- Alice Paul

Treasure the love you receive above all. It will survive long after your good health has vanished.

- Og Mandino

Above the cloud with its shadow is the star with its light. Above all things reverence thyself.

- Pythagoras

I am not ashamed of my grandparents for having been slaves. I am only ashamed of myself for having at one time being ashamed.

- Ralph Ellison

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