I reject angrily authority that exists without my respect.
Press Secretary Jay Carney mentioned Obama's respect for George H. W.'s foreign policy.
Displaying both brings a level of respect and admiration that many yearn to have.
So with all the respect to the European countries … they know that we will continue to build here because we have our needs.
I think as long as you're true to yourself, then you're showing them a lot of respect by making a good piece of work.
Count we no time lost time which lags thro' respect to the Gods!
He early ascertained his limitations with respect to New York and its people.
Would that in this respect the ancient darkness might yield to the new light.
Then we wonder that respect for the law shows a sensible decrease!
Compare it in this respect with one of your own narratives in the first person.
late 14c., "relationship, relation; regard, consideration," from Old French respect and directly from Latin respectus "regard, a looking at," literally "act of looking back (or often) at one," noun use of past participle of respicere "look back at, regard, consider," from re- "back" (see re-) + specere "look at" (see scope (n.1)). Meanings "feeling of esteem excited by actions or attributes of someone or something; courteous or considerate treatment due to personal worth or power" are from 1580s, as is sense of "point, particular feature."
1540s, "to regard," from Middle French respecter "look back; respect; delay," from Latin respectere, frequentative of respicere (see respect (n.). Meaning "treat with deferential regard or esteem" is from 1550s. Sense of "refrain from injuring" is from 1620s. Meaning "have reference to" is from 1560s. Related: Respected; respecting.
To respect the person was "show undue bias toward (or against) based on regard for the outward circumstances of a person;" hence respecter of persons, usually with negative, from Acts x:34, in the 1611 translation.