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Quotations about respecting others and acting politely.
Adams, Scott: "Remember there's no such thing as a small act of kindness. Every act creates a ripple with no logical end."
Amiel, Henri Frederic "There is no respect for others without humility in one's self."
Angelou, Maya: "If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude."
Carnegie, Andrew: "He that cannot reason is a fool. He that will not is a bigot. He that dare not is a slave."
Cato the Elder: "I think the first virtue is to restrain the tongue; he approaches nearest to gods who knows how to be silent, even though he is in the right."
Colman, George: "Praise the bridge that carried you over."
Confucius: "Respect yourself and others will respect you."
Dalai Lama: "When you practice gratefulness, there is a sense of respect towards others."
Douglass, Frederick: "We are free to say that in respect to political rights, we hold women to be justly entitled to all we claim for men."
Einstein, Albert: "Peace cannot be kept by force. It can only be achieved by understanding."
Erving, Julius: "I firmly believe that respect is a lot more important, and a lot greater, than popularity."
Gandhi, Indira: "You cannot shake hands with a clenched fist."
Hemingway, Ernest: "When people talk, listen completely. Most people never listen."
Spanish Proverb: "If you want to be respected, you must respect yourself."
Virgil: "Trust one who has gone through it."
Voltaire: "Think for yourselves and let others enjoy the privilege to do so too."
Washington, Booker T: "Success is to be measured not so much by the position that one has reached in life but by the obstacles which he has overcome."
Maltz, Maxwell: "Low self-esteem is like driving through life with your handbrake on."
Most Recent Quotations
Angelou, Maya:"Courage is the most important of all the virtues, because without courage, you can't practice any other virtue consistently."
James, Henry:"I don't want everyone to like me; I should think less of myself if some people did."
Mead, Margaret:"Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has."
Buddha, Gautama:"You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and attention."
Lorde, Audre:"You cannot use someone else's fire; you can only use your own. And in order to do that, you must first be willing to believe you have it."
Doyle Melton, Glennon:"If you can't beat fear, just do it scared."
Kennedy, John F.: "Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other."
Churchill, Winston: "Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak; courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen."
Churchill, Winston: "You have enemies? Good. That means you've stood up for something, sometime in your life."
Hamilton, Alexander: "A promise must never be broken."
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