Here are some quotes about respect to help inspire you to treat all people respectfully, all the time.
“I speak to everyone in the same way, whether he is the garbage man or the president of the university.” -Albert Einstein
“We all require and want respect; man or woman, black or white. It’s our basic human right.” -Aretha Franklin
“When we give respect, we get it back in return. When we respect children and teens, they learn to believe in themselves and us. They feel valued and loved. We feel valued and loved.” -Marilyn Price-Mitchell Ph.D.
“How might our world look different if all men respected all women? We’d probably see more women in leadership. More women leading Fortune 500 companies. If men respected women’s bodies and wishes then we could see an end to sexual abuse. Respect is more essential a quality than we often give it credit for being. Yet our world could be beautifully and radically transformed through it.” -Anonymous
“How would your life be different if… You stopped making negative judgmental assumptions about people you encounter? Let today be the day… Look for the good in everyone you meet and respect their journey.” -Steve Maraboli
“Respect is a solid foundation upon which to build constructive relationships. No matter how different a person is from you, if you treat that person with respect they are more likely to respect you in return. Upon this foundation, trust and mutual understanding can be built. So, treat every person you meet with respect and you’ll be amazed by the results!” -Matthew Vasko
“Just imagine how different the world could be if we all spoke to everyone with respect and kindness.” -Holly Branson
“When we give respect, we get it back in return. When we respect children and teens, they learn to believe in themselves and us. They feel valued and loved. We feel valued and loved.” -Marilyn Price-Mitchell, Ph.D.
“We must raise our boys to respect girls and women. It is our responsibility to grow men who will see and treat women as equals. The perceptions men have of women formed when they were boys. So, teach boys to respect females’ minds and bodies. In the long view, the path to equality for women and protecting women from abuse is through the minds of our boys.” -Matthew Vasko
“One of the most sincere forms of respect is actually listening to what another has to say.” -Bryant H. McGill