I saw leaving any situation where I was treated with disrespect as evidence of my courage. I wanted my daughters to learn that lesson of worth from me.
Oooh you think I’m cute when I’m angry?? Well get ready, cause I’m about to get GORGEOUS!
It is more difficult to undermine faith than knowledge, love succumbs to change less than to respect, hatred is more durable than aversion, and at all times the driving force of the most important changes in this world has been found less in a scientific knowledge animating the masses, but rather in a fanaticism dominating them and in a hysteria which drove them forward.
I earn my own respect,” I told Emilie. “I don’t ride the coattails of someone else.
The respect of a man of great honor is unshakeable. He stands a big chance of being remembered and honored by many generations to come.
If you truly want to be respected by people you love, you must prove to them that you can survive without them.
Attitude is a choice. Happiness is a choice. Optimism is a choice. Kindness is a choice. Giving is a choice. Respect is a choice. Whatever choice you make makes you. Choose wisely.
I didn’t know if I was straight or gay. But I did know I loved Michael. And it wasn’t just for all the nice things he’d done for me-it was because of who he was, the kind of man he was, the way he treated me… with respect.
Respect those who respects you, kick asses who don’t.
When it’s clear that we have a commitment to God that comes before anything else in our lives, most people will respect us even if they don’t share our faith.