I Believe Respect Goes A Long Way

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    Universal Respect Until Proven Unworthy

    I have a consistent practice of dealing with everyone with respect until they prove they are unworthy of respect. I make a point of addressing people as sir or ma'am regardless of the job they perform. In truth, if anything, I try to give greater respect to those who perform...
    lickitysplit lickitysplit
    66-70, M
    3 Responses Jun 12, 2013


    I know it does. Not only as an enlisted member of the armed forces but in lifes lessons.
    mailmanshadow mailmanshadow
    56-60, M
    Apr 11, 2011

    Everyone should just have some.

    It is a pretty simple rule of thumb. Only until The prefix (Dis) is put forward upon this great word. It's then and only then will conflict enter the equation.
    ambull1 ambull1
    36-40, M
    Jul 17, 2015

    R. E. S. P. E. C. T! That song!

    It matters a lot, the sentiment within. If you want it you have to give it!
    Grenard93 Grenard93
    22-25, F
    1 Response Oct 18, 2015
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