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For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.
When people do not respect us we are sharply offended; yet in his private heart no man much respects himself.
All the religions of the world, while they may differ in other respects, unitedly proclaim that nothing lives in this world but Truth.
Democracy arises out of the notion that those who are equal in any respect are equal in all respects; because men are equally free, they claim to be absolutely equal.
Don't get the impression that you arouse my anger. You see, one can only be angry with those he respects.
Richard M. Nixon
There is in general good reason to suppose that in several respects the gods could all benefit from instruction by us human beings. We humans are - more humane.
Whoever despises himself nonetheless respects himself as one who despises.
In real life, unlike in Shakespeare, the sweetness of the rose depends upon the name it bears. Things are not only what they are. They are, in very important respects, what they seem to be.
Hubert H. Humphrey
Unless India stands up to the world, no one will respect us. In this world, fear has no place. Only strength respects strength.
An Indian respects a brave man, but he despises a coward.
No one respects a talent that is concealed.
Even from their infancy we frame them to the sports of love: their instruction, behavior, attire, grace, learning and all their words azimuth only at love, respects only affection. Their nurses and their keepers imprint no other thing in them.
Michel de Montaigne
Almost any biographer, if he respects facts, can give us much more than another fact to add to our collection. He can give us the creative fact; the fertile fact; the fact that suggests and engenders.
He that respects himself is safe from others. He wears a coat of mail that none can pierce.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
I long remained a child, and I am still one in many respects.
Reason respects the differences, and imagination the similitudes of things.
Percy Bysshe Shelley
Money is in some respects life's fire: it is a very excellent servant, but a terrible master.
P. T. Barnum
In many respects, the United States is a great country. Freedom of speech is protected more than in any other country. It is also a very free society.
In interviews I gave early on in my career, I was quoted as saying it was possible to have it all: a dynamic job, marriage, and children. In some respects, I was a social adolescent.
Peace, of course, is different from divorce; indeed, in essential respects, divorce is the opposite of peace.
I want to be with someone who wants to work as much as I do and who respects me like I respect him.
There are many respects in which America, if it can bring itself to act with the magnanimity and the empathy appropriate to its size and power, can be an intelligent example to the world.
J. William Fulbright
Everybody respects the Vietnam Veterans of America.
R. Lee Ermey
You can build a statistical model and that's all well and good, but if you're dealing with a new type of financial instrument, for example, or a new type of situation - then the choices you're making are pretty arbitrary in a lot of respects.
There is no law, divine or human, that the saloon respects.
Today, if you have an Internet connection, you have at your fingertips an amount of information previously available only to those with access to the world's greatest libraries - indeed, in most respects what is available through the Internet dwarfs those libraries, and it is incomparably easier to find what you need.
As president, I will bring all the parties and stakeholders together. I am going to come up with a solution that respects the environment and does not cause an upheaval in the economy.
Facts matter. Science matters. Reason matters. Mitt Romney has shown an inability to respect any of the three. President Barack Obama not only respects them, he relies on them. He is an overwhelming and unquestioned choice to continue as president.
Human knowledge has been changing from the word go and people in certain respects behave more rationally than they did when they didn't have it. They spend less time doing rain dances and more time seeding clouds.
The subject of Finnish poetry ought to have a special interest for the Japanese student, if only for the reason that Finnish poetry comes more closely in many respects to Japanese poetry than any other form of Western poetry.
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