Respect—The Ultimate Quotation Collection
21 Page Essay—How to Effectively Use Quotations in Your Classroom ©
23 Page Quotation Collection on Respect
This 23 page quotation collection contains the most interesting, thought-provoking, and useful quotations on Respect. A unique collection presenting only pertinent and straightforward quotes that address all aspects of Respect, this set of quotations includes the classic quotes as well as quotes carefully chosen from primary sources with particular attention given to quotes from women and minorities. In addition to the wisdom and guidance quotes provide, the quotations in this collection function particularly well in displays, presentations, speeches, research, students’ papers, and classroom lessons and discussions. Teachers using quotations as a lesson component directly address the Common Core Standards by facilitating critical thinking and promoting skills such as analyzing, inferencing, paraphrasing, and comparing and contrasting.
Users may read, copy, print, and edit the quotation section of the PDF.
Mummy herself has told us that she looked upon us more as her friends than her daughters. Now that is all very fine, but still, a friend can’t take a mother’s place. I need my mother as an example which I can follow. I want to be able to respect her.
If you have some respect for people as they are, you can be more effective in helping them to become better than they are.
--John W. Gardner
Respect yourself enough to walk away from anything that no longer serves you, grows you or makes you happy.
I can’t control your behavior; nor do I want that burden…but I will not apologize for refusing to be disrespected, to be lied to, or to be mistreated. I have standards; step up or step out.
If you have children, remember this: When you finish with them, the rest of the world has to live with them, so please teach them respect.
Tolerance implies a respect for another person, not because he is wrong or even
because he is right, but because he is human.
He that will have his son have a respect for him and his orders, must himself have a great reverence for his son.
You are not entitled to respect—you earn it.
Related Quotation Collections:
Visit Education-Related Quotes at for over 100 quotation collections as well as writing resources, reference resources, and Rare, Seldom-Seen, and Classic movie reviews/recommendations.
Cover Image Credits: pixabay.com--Public Domain.