I Believe That Women Should Treat Men With Respect

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    I think that everybody should be treated with respect until they show that they don't deserve it. It doesn't matter if you are male or female you should be respectful of others.Women don't need to treat men with respect, they need to treat gentlemen with respect. They should show...
    lyricaldemise lyricaldemise
    36-40, T
    May 7, 2013

    It should be both ways.

    Especially if it's well deserved.
    firework05 firework05
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Mar 19, 2015

    We all are used to hearing the word "Gentleman".

    Has anyone ever heard or used the word "Gentlewoman"?? It's as if guys must behave all humble and polite and gentlemanly but girls can behave in any which way they want. Why is this bias between guys and girls??
    LazyPrince LazyPrince
    26-30, M
    1 Response Sep 5, 2015

    Misandry Must Go Out Of Style

    I'm a really sensitive guy. Anyone who knows me IRL will tell you that. I've also been harrassed and discriminated against for my gender. The problem I have with this is: it's considered acceptable behavior to humiliate or subjugate males both in public and in polite company...
    TheVerticalMan TheVerticalMan
    41-45, M
    1 Response Dec 5, 2012

    If a woman report a false rape

    and the man get 3 years then she should get 3 years also.
    Colora0 Colora0
    36-40, M
    2 Responses Sep 5, 2015

    "I believe that boys,

    feeling ashamed of their vulnerability, mask their emotions and ultimately their true selves. This unnecessary disconnection--from family and then from self--causes many boys to feel alone, helpless, and fearful. And yet society's prevailing myths about boys do not leave room...
    moonii moonii
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 3, 2015
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Sep 4, 2015

    Men Need To Demand Respect.

    Too many men today have been raised by misandrist single mothers and educated by misandrist schoolmarms. Too many men today won't demand respect. Too many men accept the constant men bashing, disrespectful language, and misandry without objection. Female schoolmarms have been...
    DozerDan DozerDan
    66-70, M
    2 Responses Dec 5, 2012

    Across The Board

    Lately, I have been seeing a lot of sexism toward men, and its the same women who were advocating for "equal rights". It makes me uneasy. I believe that everyone deserves some degree of respect. I do not believe that men are the root of all evil, as they are often made out to be...
    Hrmg Hrmg
    13-15, F
    4 Responses Apr 19, 2012

    Yes but it should work

    both ways. If you are to be a douche I will not respect you.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Mar 5, 2015

    And Surely...

    Men! Do the same! If not, it maybe you don't respect yourself!!
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jul 29, 2013

    How many women and men here think

    that women should not be respected by men? I think some women have zero self respect, and those women have zero respect for themselves should not be respected by anyone.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Dec 30, 2015

    This title is biased

    but true. The whole truth is we as people and humans should treat each other with respect across the board. I was raised with respect being part of the fundamentals of dealing and associating with others. It was simply a core value. Respect was mutually given and earned and we...
    whachood whachood
    46-50, M
    1 Response Sep 5, 2015

    A man doesn't get my respect

    unless he treats me with the same respect. you get what you give! It seems like a lot of women haters are out there .someone who is secure in his manhood doesn't have to put down women to feel like a man
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    3 Responses May 2, 2015

    The American Man, A Dying Breed

    Society has made it so difficult for a man to become a man.  We belittle them on television programs/TV commericals, many sitcoms portray the wife running things, while their husbands are idiots worthy of a good chuckle.  We are trained as young girls to demand equality, to go...
    traditionalwifeanjul traditionalwifeanjul
    36-40
    12 Responses Jun 10, 2011
    i136 i136
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Sep 5, 2015

    Now don't get me wrong,

    I ain't saying that a woman should bow down to a man. But a woman should not try to break a man . I have been friends with women in the past that basically just want there man 2 kiss there *****. They will use them, they will put them down, scream at them, and basically try to...
    ImJustJen ImJustJen
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Dec 12, 2014

    Young, loving DaddyDom seeking the last piece

    to His puzzle. <3 Seems sometimes that I almost have it all. I'm not too hard to look at, financially I'm living pretty comfortably; I have a job that I love doing and a strong ten-year plan. I live in a great apartment in an awesome neighborhood, I have good friends and...
    DaddyDoctorWho DaddyDoctorWho
    18-21, M
    Jun 10, 2014

    ...

    I believe that relationships must have mutual respect to survive.  Without that then there is not much to build on.  I respect my guy because he is honorable and he loves me like no one else can.  I respect his wishes for me because I know he loves me and has my...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    41-45, F
    Mar 21, 2010

    Why dont women treat men with respect i have

    seen that men are getting physically abused,its a shame that being a man and getting abused by a women.First women should respect men and only then women will be respected or else im sorry to say that one day the whole world will be male dominated.
    Roadguy Roadguy
    26-30, M
    2 Responses Feb 23

    I reckon that respect s

    for everyone. It isn't just for men or women. Am I the only one who think that this experience is machismo?
    BellyYorke BellyYorke
    31-35, F
    Jan 17

    A respected man provides a respectful

    environment when he knows respect. The respected man prides himself as sincere, dignified, and takes care of everyone of his loved ones and his business affairs. He is responsible, and doesn't abuse his authority. He cherishes and nurtures the ones that love his role and his...
    bigbangFACTS bigbangFACTS
    41-45, M
    5 Responses Jun 24, 2014

    Nunquam Honorandum Nisi Merito

    I also believe that men should act in such a way as to deserve that respect. I have a grudge against peoples use of the term "respect" I prefer instead "tolerate" -  respect, to me, is something sacred - you don't think 'I should treat that person with respect' It happens...
    theologian theologian
    18-21, M
    Jul 19, 2010

    Respect Men, Even When They Are Being Inappropriate...

    Some men where never taught to treat women with respect because their parents were blind traditionalists.My version of men being inappropriate means the following:Those who think ALL feminism is damaging.Those who "help" women without asking first.Those who conform to the...
    TheWomanWhoDid TheWomanWhoDid
    36-40
    3 Responses Mar 21, 2013

    Everyone deserves respect,

    men or women but that is not what this story is about. This story is about how my mom treats her boyfriend (technically common law hubby because they have been living together for years). It bugs me how she talks to him like he is a child and how she finds fault with everything...
    itsbethany itsbethany
    18-21, F
    5 Responses Feb 21
    cashetty69 cashetty69
    51-55, M
    1 Response Sep 3, 2015

    Let's face it: Do unto other is a real thing.

    If you want to be treated with respect, you have to give it. Of course, true respect is earned, so be on the lookout for that. Just because someone seems respectable doesn't mean they are.
    qwirkyone qwirkyone
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Aug 5, 2015

    Why shouldn't a girl hold open a door

    for a guy if they happen to be behind them? Why should girls automatically assume that because someone has a penis, they automatically want sex?
    shiya924 shiya924
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Dec 17, 2014

    I'Ve Yet To Come Across A Woman Who Hasn'T

    I've always seen women being respectful. And yes, Feminists (you know, wo/men who DON'T hate men and are fighting for wo/men's rights). This group is an oddity to me.
    RationalCutie RationalCutie
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Jun 11, 2013

    It Goes Both Ways!

    Having been in an emotionally abusive marraige I know how hard it is to firstly admit to yourself that things are not right, and secondly to get yourself out of that situation. A marraige is a partnership in which both parties should treat each other with respect. There shouldnt...
    gem1969 gem1969
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Oct 20, 2013

    after all we (man) would like to make you happy

    and we dont like to see you cry..
    matatko matatko
    41-45
    1 Response Feb 22

    We are not the fairer sex anymore

    than we are the greater see. If we expect respect from men we need to offer it.
    writes2laugh writes2laugh
    41-45, F
    3 Responses Sep 5, 2015

    Again, another group

    that I think was made by a man. :p what about men showing women some respect? Respect goes both ways. Maybe the title of this group should be called - "I believe that men and women should show respect for each other." Also, someone will not get respect if they don't deserve it...
    PsychGirl94 PsychGirl94
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Mar 6, 2015

    just because your a women

    and your weaker it shouldn't give you the right To Assault a man over some petty thing.
    MyraTomPhil MyraTomPhil
    26-30, F
    2 Responses May 2, 2015

    It's a mans job to protect

    and provide and it's a women's job to clean, take care of the man of the house and obey if they choose not to well that's what bottoms where made for.
    strictman2726 strictman2726
    36-40, M
    3 Responses Jan 16, 2014

    And vice versa. People should respect each

    other in general. It does seem to me, though, that men do get crapped on by society a lot. So do women, but men are told that they're just supposed to take it and "man up." I hate what society has done to you, and I'm sorry.
    AntiveninKiss AntiveninKiss
    22-25, F
    5 Responses Jun 26, 2014
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