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Respect Quotes

Nine of the best book quotes about respect
  1. #1
    “Be respectful to your superiors, if you have any.”
  2. #2
    “Show respect for those in power, but don’t follow them blindly.”
  3. #3
    “Good manners are an admission that everybody is so tender that they have to be handled with gloves. Now, human respect—you don’t call a man a coward or a liar lightly, but if you spend your life sparing people’s feelings and feeding their vanity, you get so you can’t distinguish what should be respected in them.”
  4. #4
    “Our work is to get to the place where we like ourselves and are concerned when we judge ourselves too harshly or allow others to silence us. The wilderness demands this level of self-love and self-respect.”
  5. #5
    So all my opinions—I would not say political, but private opinions—are confined to three feelings: I love my father, I respect Monsieur Morrel and I adore Mercédès.
  6. #6
    “Everybody knew Bagheera, and nobody cared to cross his path.”
  7. #7
    “I have chosen to no longer be apologetic for my femaleness and my femininity. And I want to be respected in all of my femaleness because I deserve to be.”
  8. #8
    “All the jungle is thine, and thou canst kill everything that thou art strong enough to kill; but for the sake of the bull that bought thee thou must never kill or eat any cattle young or old. That is the Law of the Jungle.”
  9. #9
    “Respect the past; you never know how it may affect you.”
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