I Believe In Respect

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 532 People


    I've always believed in the saying that respect is earned not given. Recently I held my end of year function with many staff that have worked with me this year. Almost all my staff commented on how much they rated my leadership and liked working for me. they were all told how I...
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    2 Responses Nov 29, 2013


    truly i do not know what to believe in i know it says respect but my life has been a real roller coaster for my age. so i just do not know what to think my "friends" at school give me what i can call zero but my new ones are like ice cream and cookies to me so i thought i need...
    zoozooangle22 zoozooangle22
    16-17, F
    Jun 24, 2013

    Tricked Again

    "I respect you." Those are some powerful words. They say, I see something in you worthy of esteem. They say, I am listening to what you have to say, and I will not disregard anything until I have given it careful consideration. They say, I care about what you are feeling, and I...
    Quintesse Quintesse
    51-55, F
    3 Responses Feb 20, 2011

    Of course I have respect

    for everyones opinions. But is it just me or do you ever think 'Actually no, I don't respect your opinion because you're a ******* moron'? <3
    Skin0Man1 Skin0Man1
    22-25, M
    Oct 18, 2015
    deadly1 deadly1
    31-35, M
    1 Response Dec 8, 2015

    Don't talk to me if you can't politely respect

    me. I'm not gonna respond to someone who doesn't respect good conversation
    DiamondAuthority DiamondAuthority
    18-21, F
    1 Response Oct 23, 2015

    Respect people's feelings

    even if it doesn't mean anything to you, it could mean everything to them.
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    1 Response Mar 18, 2016

    I Come From A Southern Family

    I always, always strive to give people the utmost respect. Even when they feel inclined to disrespect me. I respond very well to people who can show me respect, and give me the benefit of the doubt. If you just met me, you can't possibly know me. Reading a few lines about me...
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    Nov 15, 2013

    This is in reference to the pausing of EP.

    The listed reasons behind the pausing of EP are troubling. And they are definitely not the only ones who realize these things. The government has more power than ever and the people just keep giving them more and more and more. I'm happy to see Project Experience taking action...
    DarJotzahr DarJotzahr
    22-25, M
    1 Response Mar 23, 2016


    I've always believed in having respect for someone, and, of course, receiving respect in return. I was brought up to always have respect for every single person I met, to always be respectful and polite to them. But I also taught that if a person didn't have respect for...
    xSimplyBellax xSimplyBellax
    18-21, F
    1 Response Aug 10, 2011
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