Respect Earned Quotes


My approach is that you have to earn the respect of people you work with.

I think I've earned a certain level of respect based on my accomplishments and my consistency.

You earn the respect of your peers that you play against and they don't trash talk you.

Only with the honour thus acquired can we earn the respect of our other compatriots as well.

The great thing in the world is not so much to seek happiness as to earn peace and self-respect.

In law school I earned the respect of professors and served on the editorial board of 'The Yale Law Journal.'

Respect is the word I want. You have to earn it. You give and you get it in return that's how I see it.

If you want respect you earn it in politics. You don't get it because you are some form of bloody emperor in a toga.

Leadership is something you earn something you're chosen for. You can't come in yelling 'I'm your leader!' If it happens it's because the other guys respect you.

You want to earn respect in your old age. You want to walk into a restaurant and have people say: 'There's Mickey Rourke. He was great in 'The Wrestler.' You don't want them jumping out of windows.

Respect earned through fear instead of deeds was not truly respect.

Scrimgeour: "It's time you learned some respect!" Harry: "It's time you earned it.

Respect for leaders by followers can't be mandated; it must be earned. It has to be given to leaders by their followers.