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"I cannot be exacting because I respect myself." - Franz Grillparzer

"My main capital isn't the money. I respect myself; I respect my country." - Bidzina Ivanishvili

"I respect orders but I respect myself too and I do not obey foolish rules made especially to humiliate me." - Jean-Paul Sartre

"I respect myself and insist upon it from everybody. And because I do it, I then respect everybody, too." - Maya Angelou

"I respect everybody, but at the same time, I carry myself with an aura that demands respect, too." - Lil' Kim

"I am a vegan out of my love and respect for animals, as well as respect for myself." - Davey Havok

"I love myself enough-not in a schmaltzy garbage sense, Hallmark stuff, I'm talking respect myself-I respect my life-force enough to no longer waste it." - Caroline Myss

"I must undertake to love myself and to respect myself as though my very life depends upon self-love and self-respect." - Maya Angelou

"I have myself to respect, but to myself I am not amiable; but my friend is my amiableness personified." - Henry David Thoreau

"I was on Khodorkovsky's payroll myself for ten years. I'm biased because I respect him." - Vladislav Surkov

"I actually like, love, and respect myself, and I try not to take anything too seriously." - Jen Kirkman

"Good sportsmanship means treating others with respect. I consider myself a pretty good sport." - Tommy Hilfiger

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

"If I'm disrespectful to my opponent, how can I respect myself?" - Georges St-Pierre

"Like, I get along with everybody. I respect everybody, but at the same time, I carry myself with an aura that demands respect, too." - Lil' Kim

"I don't really consider myself a model, to be honest. I respect designers; I think it's another art, you know." - Josephine De La Baume

"I'm proud of myself, people love me and respect me, and I like me. I like who I am." - Ellen Greene

"The more respect I had for myself, and the more I took care of myself, the more I understood what I needed out of a partner." - Reese Witherspoon

"I don't believe in anything, only in myself, but I respect all people who believe in something." - Juan Gabriel

"I have to respect my life, and free expression is part of my life. I can never really silence myself." - Ai Weiwei

"I have such respect for the art of deejaying. I hesitate to even call myself a deejay." - Talib Kweli

"I respect Chris Brown. I'd like to call myself a friend - I don't know if I'm allowed to do that." - Drake

"I contribute my best in my sport and I also have a ton of respect for myself and my family." - Venus Williams

"I have so much respect for people who do blue-collar work because I come from that background myself." - Cynthia Kadohata

"I care for myself. The more solitary, the more friendless, the more unsustained I am, the more I will respect myself." - Charlotte Bronte

"My philosophy in life... is to prove myself to myself and not to others. I tried to teach my children that, that I have to respect myself, to prove to myself that I can do the best I can." - Columba Bush

"If I despised myself, it would be no compensation if everyone saluted me, and if I respect myself, it does not trouble me if others hold me lightly." - Max Nordau

"As a black man, I have to respect myself and have nice things. As a man in general." - Snoop Dogg

"For me, there is only one means of ensuring that I do not lose respect for myself: constant criticism." - Christian Morgenstern

"Why do you think I write these feminist songs, to try and teach myself to respect myself. You know, it's not because I'm a hero." - Ani Difranco

"I've never pumped myself up or made myself angry as some sportsmen do. I think that one should treat his opponent with great respect." - Fedor Emelianenko

"I don't believe in an afterlife. I don't believe in a single or multiple godhead. I respect people who do, but I don't believe it myself." - Tony Judt

"I find drug use disrespectful, self destructive and weak. I want no part of it. I believe in complete respect for myself and others." - Davey Havok

"I have an interesting relationship with my voice. I give myself tons of freedom in how to engage with my voice because I respect it a lot." - Arca

"In Truth I found myself incorrigible with respect to Order; and now I am grown old, and my Memory bad, I feel very sensibly the want of it." - Benjamin Franklin

"I write poems for myself and I write poetry that gets torn apart and becomes songs. I have a lot of respect for words, the power of words." - Kurt Cobain

"I'm no lord. I've more respect for myself than that." - Robert Jordan

"Self-respect doesn't come naturally to me. I need to constantly remind myself and do the work to err on the side of self-respect, rather than self-punishment." - Joshua Mohr

"There are lots of people I admire and respect, but I don't necessarily want to be like them. I'm to happy being myself." - James D'arcy

"How sick one gets of being "good," how much I should respect myself if I could burst out and make everyone wretched for twenty-four hours; embody selfishness." - Alice James

"I've grown up and understood how I'm supposed to conduct myself and I respect people as I go along the way." - Cliff Floyd

"There are lots of people I admire and respect, but I don't necessarily want to be like them. I'm too happy being myself." - James Darcy

"How sick one gets of being 'good,' how much I should respect myself if I could burst out and make everyone wretched for twenty-four hours; embody selfishness." - Alice James

"There are forms of art that I might not like to do myself, but I still have respect for the artists who create it." - Vanessa Paradis

"How sick one gets of being 'good', how much I should respect myself if I could burst out and make everyone wretched for twenty-four hours; embody selfishness." - Alice James

"I had the greatest respect for the authorities of my day-until I studied things for myself, and came to my own conclusions." - Sigmund Freud

"In fact I am quite snappy and irritable, and I don't know if I'd like to make myself worse in that respect." - Nigella Lawson

"I surround myself with people I admire and respect. I have never tried to make anything happen. I don't know how long 'Urinetown' will run on Broadway, and I find myself strangely unconcerned about it." - Spencer Kayden

"I please myself with imagining a State at last which can afford to be just to all men, and to treat the individual with respect as a neighbor." - Henry David Thoreau

"Of course my jokes are in poor taste, inappropriate, and confused; they reveal my lack of security. But that is because I have no respect for myself." - Fyodor Dostoevsky

"Resolved, to ask myself at the end of every day, week, month and year, wherein I could possibly in any respect have done better." - Jonathan Edwards

"What I have known with respect to myself, has tended much to lessen both my admiration, and my contempt, of others." - Joseph Priestley

"Im a King. Regardless of what Ive been through and what Ive done, I present myself as a King. And I get that respect from people, from everybody I deal with. I worked my whole life to establish that respect and make sure I get that respect." - Dmx

"I'm a King. Regardless of what I've been through and what I've done, I present myself as a King. And I get that respect from people, from everybody I deal with. I worked my whole life to establish that respect and make sure I get that respect." - Dmx

"I can't get no respect." - Rodney Dangerfield

"I respect the older guys." - Shaquille O'Neal

"I don't get no respect" - Rodney Dangerfield

"I don't get no respect!" - Rodney Dangerfield

"I always respect a woman." - Enrique Iglesias

"I have respect for beer." - Russell Crowe

"I respect Everest very much." - Anatoli Boukreev

"I respect the Premier League." - Zlatan Ibrahimovic

"I've learned to take time for myself and to treat myself with a great deal of love and respect, because I like me.. I think I'm kind of cool." - Whoopi Goldberg

"You don't respect my religion. I don't respect your outfit." - Scott Disick

"I respect you too much to respect your ridiculous ideas." - Richard Dawkins

"I respect religion and will respect any religion." - Jean-Bertrand Aristide

"I don't get no respect, no respect at all!" - Rodney Dangerfield

"Let them respect my convictions, and I will respect theirs!" - Guy De Maupassant

"I respect religion and will respect any religion." - Jeanbertrand Aristide

"I respect people and expect that kind of respect back." - Dennis Franz

"I see people giving me looks because I'm so opinionated. That hurts my feelings, but at the end of the day I have to live with me and respect myself. And I've done enough things in my life where I was confused and didn't respect myself that I will not do it any more." - Sherilyn Fenn

"We have great power to affect the attitudes and behavior of the people around us, at work and at home. We have the power to set a tone of honor, to create an energy around ourselves that says, 'I respect myself. I respect you. Let's respect each other.'" - Marianne Williamson

"The forgiving heart is capable of anything. I believe that deeply. And that's where in terms of becoming an empowered individual.... when you get to the point where you realize you can look at someone and say "I love myself enough - not in a schmaltzy garbage sense, Hallmark stuff, I'm talking respect myself - I respect my life-force enough to no longer waste it." - Caroline Myss

"The forgiving heart is capable of anything. I believe that deeply. And that's where in terms of becoming an empowered individual.... when you get to the point where you realize you can look at someone and say "I love myself enough - not in a schmaltzy garbage sense, Hallmark stuff, I'm talking respect myself - I respect my life-force enough to no longer waste it." - Caroline Myss

"I am a feminist, and what that means to me is much the same as the meaning of the fact that I am Black: it means that I must undertake to love myself and to respect myself as though my very life depends upon self-love and self-respect." - June Jordan

"So when it comes to being a role model to women, I think it's because of the way that I feel about myself, and the way that I treat myself. I am a woman, I treat myself with respect and I love myself, and I think that if I'm holding myself to a certain esteem and keeping it real with myself, then that's going to translate to people like me." - Lizzo

"I think I'm one of five people in the Senate who's never been a politician before. And now that I am a politician, what I find weird about it is that I respect myself less." - Benjamin E. Sasse

"I did have a love for literature that overpowered my hatred of the people who taught it, and I think because I had no respect for the teachers, their attitude didn't poison the writing that I was discovering for myself." - Craig Ferguson

"I have enough rhythm to blend at this point. I have enough rhythm to blend one song into another. But man, I have such respect for the art of deejaying. I hesitate to even call myself a deejay." - Talib Kweli

"I would never want to live in L.A., and I made that decision years ago, so I never chose that path for myself, although I have much respect for those that do it at a high level." - Matt Cameron

"I respect everything I make fun of." - John Waters

"I respect Jay-Z. I like him." - Paul Anka

"My actual life is a fact, in view of which I have no occasion to congratulate myself; but for my faith and aspiration I have respect. It is from these that I speak." - Henry David Thoreau

"I've learned how to respect myself and how to say no. I've learned who I can really trust. I have 200 or 300 friends, but I probably trust four." - Miley Cyrus

"We're all different and I respect my difference. I just try to be myself at all times. As long as I do that my music is always going to be different." - Ab-Soul

"It is what it is but I do me and I think people respect that. They see me out in the hood by myself or with wifey and I don't have no bodyguards." - Rakim

"Although I don't examine myself in this respect, I would say, off the top of my head, that I've come to acknowledge my Czechness more as I get older." - Tom Stoppard

"I am who I am. That's why my friends and peers respect and appreciate me. I don't change or cater my actions to fit my surroundings. I'm myself 24/7. People appreciate that." - Kevin Hart

"I truly respect the people who are working. If they want an autograph from Patti LaBelle, they are going to get it. I have never separated myself from them. I never think you are better than the next one." - Patti Labelle

"I think I'm just now startin' to get to the point where fans are startin' to respect my grind, and respect my lyrics and things that I'm gettin' into, and they see the hunger in me, and they know that I wanna become the best, and I'm just tryin' to prove myself. I feel like it would be a letdown if I stopped now." - Bow Wow

"I don't have the same restrictions that other people do because I never painted myself into a corner. I've always done things that didn't necessarily fit the form. I've never felt limited in that respect in terms of songwriting." - Todd Rundgren

"In my heart there may be doubt that I deserve the Nobel award over other men of letters whom I hold in respect and reverence, but there is no question of my pleasure and pride in having it for myself." - John Steinbeck

"I really appreciate and respect the audience. People pay their hard-earned money to go watch you, so I feel like it's my job to give 100,000% of myself to what I'm doing." - Paula Patton

"Henry is a beautiful player and has got complete technique, I adore watching him. I respect him very much as a man and as a footballer. He reminds me of myself." - Ronaldinho

"There's one advantage in having been around as long as I have. Everybody in the Senate knows me, and - I'm going to say something presumptuous, to repeat myself - I think most respect me." - Joe Biden

"Honestly, I'm not interested in gossip. Thing is, I know a lot of successful actors, and in hoping to be successful myself, I would like to think others would respect my privacy." - Nathan Parsons

"Sometimes I want to clean up my desk and go out and say, respect me, I'm a respectable grown-up, and other times I just want to jump into a paper bag and shake and bake myself to death." - Wendy Wasserstein

"I have an immense amount of respect for acting. I've always loved movies and was always fascinated by movie-making. But to become an actor, I wanted to commit myself." - Dwayne Johnson

"If I am still doing what I'm doing and I still have respect in this town, haven't done anything completely and utterly stupid, then I'll be happy with myself." - Jeremy London

"Stands must be taken. If I am to respect myself I have to search myself for what I believe is right and take a stand on what I find. Otherwise, I have not gathered together what I have been given; I have not embraced what I have learned; I lack my own conviction." - Hugh Prather

"I lost all respect for angstroms." - Heinrich Rohrer

"I fear no one, but respect everyone." - Roger Federer

"I have tremendous respect for women." - Donald Trump

"I have great respect for the past." - Maya Angelou

"I love and respect the Armed Forces." - Donald Trump

"I have nothing but respect for HBO." - James Gandolfini

"I have tremendous respect for film composers." - John Corigliano

"I have such respect for 'Democracy Now!'" - Alice Walker

"I respect the Congress's oversight responsibility." - Hillary Clinton

"The only thing I command is respect." - Kyrie Irving

"I hate victims who respect their executioners." - Jean-Paul Sartre

"I respect Lady Gaga very much." - Yoko Ono

"I hate victims who respect their executioners." - Jeanpaul Sartre

"I respect women to the utmost." - Magic Johnson

"I respect the office of the president." - Jan Brewer

"When I sing for God, I feel myself in accord with God, and the house of God, Mecca, is right in front of me. And I worship. When I sing for Mohammed, peace be upon him, our prophet, I feel like I am sitting right next to his tomb, Medina, and paying him respect and admitting to myself that I accept his message." - Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan

"I don't myself need that role for God. My view is that creation itself, the universe itself, is the most wonderful thing deserving awe and respect. And that satisfies me as my substitute for God." - Daniel Dennett

"As much as I love and respect my brother, Im doing my best to distance myself from him and kind of show people that, even though we do look similar and have similar mannerisms, we are completely different." - Dave Franco

"I am always hesitant to call myself an activist, mostly out of respect for the activists who are using their bodies and voices to protest or activists online who are constantly engaging and educating others." - Vivek Shraya

"The NBA definitely has some trendsetters that stay up on the latest fashion, but I think you're starting to see guys like myself and others get some much-deserved respect in the style department." - Cam Newton

"I tell myself that God gave my children many gifts - spirit, beauty, intelligence, the capacity to make friends and to inspire respect. There was only one gift he held back - length of life." - Rose Kennedy

"As much as I love and respect my brother, I'm doing my best to distance myself from him and kind of show people that, even though we do look similar and have similar mannerisms, we are completely different." - Dave Franco

"I don't want to be creating new foreign policy for - for my country or in any way to distance myself in the foreign policy of - of our nation, but we respect the right of a nation to defend itself." - Mitt Romney

"I've got too much respect for stand-ups to call myself one." - Johnny Vegas

"I don't think of myself as a feminist, but if someone calls me a feminist icon, that's fine. I've always stood up for women and myself in general. I have a great love and respect, because I have had beautiful sisters, aunts and my grandmas, but I love men. I totally understand the nature of men." - Dolly Parton

"The feeling that "I am enough" does not mean that I have nothing to learn, nothing further to achieve, and nowhere to grow to. It means that I accept myself, that I am not on trial in my own eyes, that I value and respect myself. This is not an act of indulgence but of courage." - Nathaniel Branden

"People respect me; I respect them. I'll never change. I realize who I am." - Michael Vick

"Arnold: I have taught myself to sew, cook, fix plumbing, I can even pat myself on the back when necessary, so I don't have to ask anyone for anything. There's nothing I need from anyone except for love and respect. And anyone who can't give me those two things has no place in my life." - Harvey Fierstein

"The amount of love, kindness, patience I have for others is is directly proportional to how much love I have for myself, because we cannot give others what we ourselves do not have. And, unsurprisingly, the amount of love, respect, support, and compassion I receive from others is also in direct proportion to how much I love myself." - Anita Moorjani

"I respect my boundaries, and I insist that others respect them, too." - Louise Hay

"I was brought up to respect my elders, so now I don't have to respect anybody." - George Burns

"I don't respect religon. I don't respect superstitious thinking and that is what religous is." - Bill Maher

"I think this, if Hillary Clinton treats me with respect, I will treat her with respect." - Donald Trump

"I have great respect for women. Nobody has more respect for women than I do." - Donald Trump

"I don't wait for people to give me respect. I always give them respect." - Mariano Rivera

"I respect my father as a father, but I also respect him as an honorable chairman." - Akio Toyoda

"I have great respect for children. And I have great respect for their ability as writers." - Patricia Maclachlan

"If you could say, with truth, to your own solitary heart, to-night, 'I have secured to myself the love and attachment, the gratitude or respect, of no human creature; I have won myself a tender place in no regard; I have done nothing good or serviceable to be remembered by!' your seventy-eight years would be seventy-eight heavy curses; would they not?" - Charles Dickens

"I get more out of life just being myself, by just being a human being. Not by being a rock star, not by being whatever. Sometimes I act like a jerk, but I think people respect me for being myself. That's the ultimate thing about the Smashing Pumpkins." - Billy Corgan

"When I find someone I respect writing about an edgy, nervous wine that dithered in the glass, I cringe. When I hear someone I don't respect talking about an austere, unforgiving wine, I turn a bit austere and unforgiving myself. When I come across stuff like that and remember about the figs and bananas, I want to snigger uneasily. You can call a wine red, and dry, and strong, and pleasant. After that, watch out...." - Kingsley Amis

"Kids learn by example. If I respect Mom, they're going to respect Mom." - Tim Allen

"I have no self-respect. But can a man of acute sensibility respect himself at all?" - Fyodor Dostoevsky

"Respect only has meaning as respect for those with whom I do not agree." - Karen Armstrong

"I would ask [protesters] to please respect - I'd ask them to please respect the democratic process." - Rudy Giuliani

"I grew up to always respect authority and respect those in charge." - Charles De Gaulle

"Born to myself, I like myself alone." - John Wilmot

"I defend myself by improving myself." - Sidney Poitier

"I find myself only by losing myself." - Paul Ricoeur

"I, myself, identify myself as a heathen." - David Alan Grier

"I celebrate myself, and sing myself." - Walt Whitman



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