Too many people overvalue what they are not and undervalue what they are.
— Malcolm Stevenson Forbes
It is better to be hated for what you are than to be loved for something you are not.
— Andre Gide respect quote
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Never say anything about yourself you do not want to come true.
— Brian Tracy
When you are content to be simply yourself and don't compare or compete, everyone will respect you.
— Lao Tzu
It is easy to live for others, everybody does. I call on you to live for yourselves.
— respect quotation by Ralph Waldo Emerson
I prefer to be true to myself, even at the hazard of incurring the ridicule of others, rather than to be false, and to incur my own abhorrence.
Jan Morris prefers this for himself.
Never esteem anything as of advantage to you that will
make you break your word or lose your self-respect.
What lies behind us and what lies before us are
tiny matters compared to what lies with in us.
When someone disrespects you, beware the impulse to win their respect. For disrespect is not a valuation of your worth but a signal of their character.
Every time you suppress some part of yourself or allow others to
play you small, you are in essence ignoring the owner's manual your creator gave you and destroying your design.
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Trust yourself, then you will know how to live.
I am as bad
as the worst, but, thank God, I am as good as the best.
When someone disrespects you, beware the impulse to win their respect. For respect is not a valuation of your worth but a signal of their character.
Until you make peace with who you are, you'll
never be content with what you have.
They cannot take away our self-respect if we do not give it to them.
Self-worth comes from one thing -- thinking
that you are worthy.
Show respect even to people who don't deserve it; not as a reflection of their character, but as a reflection of yours.
Let every man be respected as an individual and no man idolized.
You should never be surprised when someone treats you with respect, you should expect it.
A good friend who points out mistakes and imperfections and rebukes evil is to be respected as if he reveals a secret of hidden treasure.
Respect is earned, Honesty is appreciated, Love is gained and Loyalty is returned.
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Respect yourself if you would have others respect you.
One is rated by others as he rates himself.
I look for these qualities and characteristics in people.
Honesty is number one, respect, and absolutely the third would have to be loyalty.
I don't have to agree with you to like you or respect you.
Show respect for all men, but grovel to none.
Political language... is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to
give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
No one can disgrace us but ourselves.
To laugh often and much, to win the respect of intelligent people and the affection of children... to leave the world a better place... to know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded.
The bond that links your true family is not one of blood, but of respect and joy in each other's life.
It is far better
to be trusted and respected that it is to be liked.
I will give thanks to thee for I am fearfully and wonderfully made.
Wonderful are Thy works, and my soul knows it very well. Psalms 139:14
I respect those who tell me the truth, no matter how hard it is.
Never violate the
sacredness of your individual self-respect.
If Miss means respectably unmarried, and Mrs.
respectably married, then Ms. means nudge, nudge, wink, wink.
Study to be what you wish to seem.
If you want to be successful, you must respect one rule: Never lie to yourself.
The way you see people is the
way you treat them, and the way you treat them is what they become.
Yes and no are very powerful words. Mean them when you say them. Respect them when you hear them.
No one respects a talent that is concealed.
Cutting people out of your life doesn't mean you hate them, it simply means you respect yourself. Not everyone is meant to stay !
Don't compromise yourself. You are all you've got.
The most silent
people are generally those who think most highly of themselves.
Who ever does
not respect confidence will never find happiness in their path.
One of the most sincere forms of respect is actually listening to what another has to say.