If you have ten thousand regulations you destroy all respect for the law.
This is the first test of a gentleman his respect for those who can be of no possible value to him.
The way to procure insults is to submit to them a man meets with no more respect than he exacts.
Your body is your vehicle for life. As long as you are here, live in it. Love, honor, respect and cherish it, treat it well and it will serve you in kind.
No church that panders to the zeitgeist deserves respect, and very shortly it will not get respect, except from those who find it politically useful, and that is less respect than disguised contempt.
Respect for sovereignty, for privacy, for total independence. Gentle alliances against loneliness, they were, cool rational love-affairs without the love.
Respect human talent, respond to genius, recognize reality, admire truth and beauty, realize the meaning of the rare flower Reason.
Respect for the fragility and importance of an individual life is still the mark of an educated man.
Never esteem anything as an advantage to you that will make you break your word or lose your self-respect.
Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone but if someone puts his hand on you, send him to the cemetery.
The old Lakota was wise. He knew that man’s heart away from nature becomes hard he knew that lack of respect for growing, living things soon led to lack of respect for humans, too.
A child is owed the greatest respect; if you have ever have something disgraceful in mind, don’t ignore your son’s tender years.
If being an egomaniac means I believe in what I do and in my art or music, then in that respect you can call me that … I believe in what I do, and I’ll say it.