Disrespect Quotes

[wpsm_quote author=”Ali Ibn Abi Talib” float=”none” width=”100%”]There is no nobility with bad manners.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Alice Miller” float=”none” width=”100%”]Contempt is the weapon of the weak and a defense against one’s own despised and unwanted feelings.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Berthold Auerbach” float=”none” width=”100%”]Of all afflictions, the worst is self-contempt.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Bertrand Russell” float=”none” width=”100%”]Contempt for happiness is usually contempt for other people’s happiness, and is an elegant disguise for hatred of the human race.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Bill Watterson” float=”none” width=”100%”]A little rudeness and disrespect can elevate a meaningless interaction to a battle of wills and add drama to an otherwise dull day.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Bryant McGill” float=”none” width=”100%”]No one is more insufferable than he who lacks basic courtesy.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Charles Caleb Colton” float=”none” width=”100%”]There is nothing more imprudent than excessive prudence.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Christiane Amanpour” float=”none” width=”100%”]If we have no respect for our viewers, then how can we have any respect for ourselves and what we do?[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Cicero” float=”none” width=”100%”]The way to avoid the imputation of impudence is not to be ashamed of what we do, but never to do what we ought to be ashamed of.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Confucius” float=”none” width=”100%”]Straightforwardness, without the rules of propriety, becomes rudeness.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”David Rockefeller” float=”none” width=”100%”]If the disagreement was strong enough, we could end up pretty close to the borderline of incivility.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”David Rockefeller” float=”none” width=”100%”]Only once in my life was I on the edge of incivility. I do not like to be unkind.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Eric Hoffer” float=”none” width=”100%”]Rudeness is the weak man’s imitation of strength.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Euripides” float=”none” width=”100%”]Impudence is the worst of all human diseases.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Francois de la Rochefoucauld” float=”none” width=”100%”]Only the contemptible fear contempt.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Frank Lloyd Wright” float=”none” width=”100%”]The insolence of authority is endeavoring to substitute money for ideas.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Fred G. Gosman” float=”none” width=”100%”]Ignoring a child’s disrespect is the surest guarantee that it will continue.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”George Crabbe” float=”none” width=”100%”]Impertinence will intermeddle in things in which it has no concern, showing a want of breeding, or, more commonly, a spirit of sheer impudence.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Gloria Naylor” float=”none” width=”100%”]Contempt mates well with pity.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”H. L. Mencken” float=”none” width=”100%”]The only cure for contempt is counter-contempt.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Henri Frederic Amiel” float=”none” width=”100%”]There is no respect for others without humility in one’s self.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Henry Fielding” float=”none” width=”100%”]There is an insolence which none but those who themselves deserve contempt can bestow, and those only who deserve no contempt can bear.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Japanese Proverb” float=”none” width=”100%”]An excess of courtesy is discourtesy.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Jean De La Bruyere” float=”none” width=”100%”]Discourtesy does not spring merely from one bad quality, but from several–from foolish vanity, from ignorance of what is due to others, from indolence, from stupidity, from distraction of thought, from contempt of others, from jealousy.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”John Locke” float=”none” width=”100%”]There cannot be greater rudeness than to interrupt another in the current of his discourse.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”John Zimmerman” float=”none” width=”100%”]Incivility is the extreme of pride; it is built on the contempt of mankind.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Madame De Maintenon” float=”none” width=”100%”]Contempt is the only way to triumph over calumny.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Margaret Deland” float=”none” width=”100%”]The insolence of time is like a blow in the face from an unseen enemy.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Marie Ebner-Eschenbach” float=”none” width=”100%”]That bad manners are so prevalent in the world is the fault of good manners.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Martin De Maat” float=”none” width=”100%”]You don’t have permission to disrespect yourself.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Matthew Taberner” float=”none” width=”100%”]Disrespect cannot be commanded, it must be earned.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Michael Caine” float=”none” width=”100%”]No matter what the reason, if you start to scream and shout, you look a fool, and you feel a fool, and you earn the disrespect of everyone.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”O.R. Melling” float=”none” width=”100%”]Where there is no respect for life, there you will find evil. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Oscar Wilde” float=”none” width=”100%”]Bad manners make a journalist.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ralph Thomas Walker” float=”none” width=”100%”]I completely scorn the falsifying, the sanctimonious, the cheap and the shoddy.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Red Haircrow” float=”none” width=”100%”]You don’t have to disrespect and insult others simply to hold your own ground. If you do, that shows how shaky your own position is.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Richard Steele” float=”none” width=”100%”]A true and genuine impudence is ever the effect of ignorance, without the least sense of it.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Robert A. Heinlein” float=”none” width=”100%”]Never insult anyone by accident.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Russell Lynes” float=”none” width=”100%”]If you can’t ignore an insult, top it; if you can’t top it, laugh it off; and if you can’t laugh it off, it’s probably deserved.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Samuel Johnson” float=”none” width=”100%”]The insolence of wealth will creep out.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Shannon L. Alder” float=”none” width=”100%”]When people don’t respect one another seldom is there honesty.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Sonya Parker” float=”none” width=”100%”]If they disrespect you to your face imagine what they’re doing behind your back.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Steven Brust” float=”none” width=”100%”]There is no excuse for bad manners, except fast reflexes.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Theodor Adorno” float=”none” width=”100%”]In many people it is already an impertinence to say ‘I’.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Theognis Of Megara” float=”none” width=”100%”]Surfeit begets insolence, when prosperity comes to a bad man.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Trent Shelton” float=”none” width=”100%”]Never make excuses for someone who disrespects you-who they are or what they do isn’t a pass to treat you like trash![/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Tully” float=”none” width=”100%”]The way to avoid the imputation of impudence is not to be ashamed of what we do, but never to do what we aught to be ashamed of.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Wilhelm Reich” float=”none” width=”100%”]Mistaking insolence for freedom has always been the hallmark of the slave.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”William Hazlitt” float=”none” width=”100%”]Our contempt for others proves nothing but the illiberality and narrowness of our own views.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”William Hazlitt” float=”none” width=”100%”]The insolence of the vulgar is in proportion to their ignorance. They treat everything with contempt which they do not understand.[/wpsm_quote]