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There seems to be less and less respect all the time...

I believe that we are seeing this all over the place.

Loss of respect for others and ourselves.

Look at the way many are dressed.

Look at the way authority is being treated.


It is hard to get the respect of others when you don't respect yourselves...and others.

It is no wonder society is getting the way they are...



Comment balloon 17 commentsWilliam Feela • April 09 2016 04:39PM


I got a buyer agent's leads today. This guy wants to interview 6 agents and  pick one who is most qualified....... One can check on line for reviews, credentials and check out first.  Up to 1.25M which is a modest home around here. You do diligence first have respect on our professionalism.  

You can let go the agent(s) who can not get the house for you... 

Posted by Sam Shueh, mba, cdpe, reopro, pe ( (408) 425-1601) almost 5 years ago

A sad but true commentary on today's society William.

Posted by Noah Seidenberg, Chicagoland and Suburbs (800) 858-7917 (Coldwell Banker) almost 5 years ago

William, it's true and people seem to treat each other with less civility as well. 

Posted by Silvia Dukes PA, Broker Associate, CRS, CIPS, SRES, Florida Waterfront and Country Club Living (Tropic Shores Realty - Ich spreche Deutsch!) almost 5 years ago

It was funny when it was said by Rodney Dangerfield.  But it is not funny in real life. We are witnessing the end of Western Civilization. 

Posted by Fred Griffin Tallahassee Real Estate, Licensed Florida Real Estate Broker (Fred Griffin Real Estate) almost 5 years ago

It is going to take the super natural. Thank God... He is.

Posted by Bob "RealMan" Timm, Owner of Ward Co. Notary Services, retired Realtor (Ward County Notary Services) almost 5 years ago

Yes, William Feela our society is in decline with the lack of respect, morals and general decency in media, movies and day-to-day life.

Posted by Lisa Von Domek, ....Experience Isn't Expensive.... It's Priceless! (Lisa Von Domek Team) almost 5 years ago

Sad but true, however, we can't give up.  If each of us act with integrity and respect for one another we will make a difference.  Society will appreciate our efforts.

Posted by Mary Yonkers, Erie/PA Real Estate Instructor (Alan Kells School of Real Estate/Howard Hanna Real Estate) almost 5 years ago

William, I suggest you read Dr. David Hawkins book Power vs. Force and Eye of the I.  One positive person can offset millions of negative people. Our positive energy is infectious … contagious.  I truly believe love always wins.  We can make a difference in the world by how we chose to be ... and what we choose to become.  

Posted by Kathleen Daniels, Probate & Trust Specialist, Probate Real Estate (KD Realty - 408.972.1822) almost 5 years ago

Hi William.  It starts with respect.  Respecting teachers, police officers, etc.

Posted by Conrad Allen, Webster, Ma, Realtor (Re/Max Professional Associates) almost 5 years ago

I feel the same way, William.  It's a shame.

Posted by Gabe Sanders, Stuart Florida Real Estate (Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales) almost 5 years ago

Good morning William.  In this day when people are full of whats in it for me, government giveaways,  and the like it's no surprise to me. 

Posted by James Dray, Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results (Fathom Realty) almost 5 years ago

Bill, it is a sad state that we as a society are in right now

Posted by Vern Eaton, Realtor 651-674-7449 almost 5 years ago

William Feela I think this is because humans are trained at an early age to have the last word in any argument. No humility any longer, let alone respect. Love your post!

Posted by Sandy Padula and Norm Padula, JD, GRI, Presence, Persistence & Perseverance (HomeSmart Realty West & Lend Smart Mortgage, Llc.) almost 5 years ago

Good morning William.  This short post is cause for long hard look not only at ones self but all that surrounds us.  Mark

Posted by Mark Don McInnes, Sandpoint, North Idaho Real Estate - 208-255.6227 almost 5 years ago

Couldn't agree with you more, William!  Those with their pants hanging around their thighs bother me the most.  

Posted by Myrl Jeffcoat, Greater Sacramento Real Estate Agent (GreatWest Realty) almost 5 years ago

Good afternoon William,

Somehow the parent's will have to learn to make these decisions and teach their own kids instead of expecting government, teacher's and others to do it!

Make yourself an astonishing day.

Posted by Raymond E. Camp, Licensed Real Estate Salesperson Greater Rochester (Howard Hanna Real Estate Services) almost 5 years ago

I do agree with you, Bill. I also agree with Kathleen Daniels comment. I will continue to show respect and be a positive person. 

Posted by Debbie Laity, Your Real Estate Resource for Delta County, CO (Cedaredge Land Company) almost 5 years ago