Respect Quotes (1191)

Quotes and citations about respect


We have accepted the principle of democracy and we are committed to respect the popular verdict and the result of that national consultation.

By : Mahmoud Abbas

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The other inmates stand in a long straight line, flanked by guards, and I am dragged past them. I do not respect them, because they will not run - will not try to escape.

By : Jack Henry Abbott

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I think you also understand that one of the key things that's got to be done in Iraq is to build a mentality of understanding that the military needs to be subordinate to civilian control and respectful of its own people.

By : John Abizaid

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The government would be able to go to court with respect to newspaper articles, broadcast pieces and the like that they thought were bad or harmful or even against the government and try to block them.

By : Floyd Abrams

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Millions of dollars' worth of advertising shows such little respect for the reader's intelligence that it amounts almost to outright insult.

By : James Randolph Adams

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If advertising had a little more respect for the public, the public would have a lot more respect for advertising.

By : James Randolph Adams

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I respectfully decline the invitation to join your hallucination.

By : Scott Adams

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Civilization is a method of living, an attitude of equal respect for all men.

By : Jane Addams

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My mom has a good way of engaging me in a conversation about the choices I make, listening, being objective and open-minded, and respecting those choices so long as they don't put me in danger.

By : Casey Affleck

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Yes, for a long time but I admired her and respected everything that I could sort of see in her from a distance, the pillars of her life, the loyalties, the relationships. It all got my interest and also the looks.

By : Andre Agassi

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I have a huge respect for writers and realise that this is not an area that I find easy. I doubt that I would have the patience in front of a blank sheet of paper to become a writer.

By : Jenny Agutter

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For this reason, the expansion of relations with all countries is on the agenda of the Islamic Republic of Iran. I mean balanced relationships, based on mutual respect and observation of each other's rights.

By : Mahmoud Ahmadinejad

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There was certainly less profanity in the Godfather than in the Sopranos. There was a kind of respect. It's not that I totally agreed with it, but it was a great piece of art.

By : Danny Aiello

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Idleness does drive me crazy, but I'd rather read or write than do anything just to work. A kind of respect has been instilled in me for acting: I love it too much to ever have a bad relationship with it.

By : Karen Allen

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I really have a great deal of humility in that department, and a great deal of respect for people who spend their lives learning how to make these amazing preparations.

By : Ted Allen

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Dad needs to show an incredible amount of respect and humor and friendship toward his mate so the kids understand their parents are sexy, they're fun, they do things together, they're best friends. Kids learn by example. If I respect Mom, they're going to respect Mom.

By : Tim Allen

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If we have no respect for our viewers, then how can we have any respect for ourselves and what we do?

By : Christiane Amanpour

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I leave CNN with the utmost respect, love and admiration for the company and everyone who works here. This has been my family and shared endeavor for the past 27 years, and I am forever grateful and proud of all that we have accomplished.

By : Christiane Amanpour

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I'm not an American but I have always had the outsiders' respect for the American people and the American way.

By : Christiane Amanpour

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There is no respect for others without humility in one's self.

By : Henri Frederic Amiel

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In a jazz atmosphere, the audience members were so quiet and respectful of the musicians that you felt you were almost part of a meeting at a church or a temple, where everyone was completely in tune with the sermon and what the whole event was about.

By : David Amram

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If they respect the craft and what we're doing and they bring something to the table and they work hard, I don't care what you do as your side job or as your day job.

By : Anthony Anderson

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If you respect the art and you have some talent about you, I'm on your team.

By : Anthony Anderson

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The crowd paid little or no respect to every player out there tonight.

By : Bob Anderson

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The only thing I believe is this: A player does not have to like a manager and he does not have to respect a manager. All he has to do is obey the rules.

By : Sparky Anderson

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I was lucky enough to be the lady that was asked to be Maria in the Sound Of Music, and that film was fortunate enough to be huge hit. The same with Mary Poppins. I got terribly lucky in that respect.

By : Julie Andrews

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The fact that the adult American Negro female emerges a formidable character is often met with amazement, distaste and even belligerance. It is seldom accepted as an inevitable outcome of the struggle won by survivors, and deserves respect if not enthusiastic acceptance.

By : Maya Angelou

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

By : Maya Angelou

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All I ever seek from good deeds is a measure of respect.

By : Walter Annenberg

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I have very little respect for Nancy Reagan. There is something about her that is very petty.

By : Walter Annenberg

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Judi Dench and Ian McKellen taught me how to work hard and respect the theatre.

By : Francesca Annis

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I have thus given you a full statement of all that I know respecting the origin of Mormonism.

By : Charles Anthon

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If I respect myself and believe in what I'm doing, no one can touch me.

By : Fiona Apple

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Now I feel like whatever I do, no one can hurt me. I cannot be violated, I cannot be humiliated, I cannot be disregarded, I cannot be disrespected.

By : Fiona Apple

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Aside from a handful of guys boxing is missing the good trainers, that's why our sport is so in the air now because we don't have people who have the capability to not only train fighters but also train and create decent respectable citizens of the world.

By : Alexis Arguello

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See, I respect boxing because it has given me so much and that's why I will never allow anyone to mistreat the sport of boxing if I can help it.

By : Alexis Arguello

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What helped me was I had people around me to remind me to help my country even when it did me wrong, have respect for my people, my family, my nation and mankind.

By : Alexis Arguello

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Democracy arises out of the notion that those who are equal in any respect are equal in all respects

By : Aristotle

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I don't expect to win every battle but I think Fred Pierce has enough respect for me that I can go fight my battles and win my share.

By : Roone Arledge

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I respect the game that goes on of putting this against that, but I don't respect, nor do I enjoy, an awful lot of the actual programs that go on the air.

By : Roone Arledge

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