100+ Best Disrespect Quotes: Exclusive Selection

Profoundly inspirational disrespect quotes will get you through anything when the going gets tough and help you succeed in every aspect of life.

Famous Disrespect Quotes

Let’s talk about Martinsville. I know what’s happening at Martinsville. No disrespect to everybody. It’s just not time to announce anything yet. — Ricky Rudd

Tolerance is a two-way street. How can the MCB expect to secure respect for Muslims when it shows such obvious disrespect to other people because of their sexual orientation? — Peter Tatchell

If I were dictator, I’d have a catch-all crime of disrespect. — Richard Griffiths

I don’t disrespect anybody who espouses a particular religion or belief – that is their own right to do that. But I think it’s terribly important to look beyond the comfort that religion gives. — Gabriel Byrne

I think the room has really responded. No disrespect to Andy, but this team is worrying about playing better and they’re playing very well. — John Tortorella

He has come back approximately an hour late, even more, … He has expressed his disrespect for the court. — Gerald Harris

I was taught you never, ever disrespect your opponent or your teammates or your organization or your manager and never, ever your uniform. — Ryne Sandberg

He has expressed his disrespect for the court, — Gerald Harris

I think so. Not to disrespect them (Magic), but it’s not like you’re going up against Phoenix right now. You expect their numbers to be up a little bit, but they scored 54 points in the first half. I don’t care how you look at it, that’s not defense to our standards. — Bruce Bowen

I hate to compare anything, especially while I’m promoting. I feel that’s another disrespect, but ‘Ocean’s 13’ is the best movie I’ve ever done in my life. No question. — Bernie Mac

No disrespect to Sammy, but we’ve made progress from day one when Lawrie took the job, — David Healy

It astonished me in the early Nineties to suddenly have musicians admit that they had been inspired and influenced by us. That meant a lot at that time. But of course, being human, the… disrespect isn’t even strong enough a word, is it? The opprobrium was painful. Being popular and hated is not satisfying. — Neil Peart

No disrespect to the college coaches, but we can do so many more things than they can do. — Gil Brandt

No disrespect or malice was intended by any of these comments, and we sincerely apologize for any misunderstandings that occurred. — Mike Adkins

When you’ve got a program that hasn’t been tended to for 40 years – and that’s not to disrespect any coaches or players or administrators – but a program that hasn’t been tended to by the administration – then you’ve got a lot of ground to make up. — Nell Fortner

President Bush’s disregard and disrespect for the Constitution are evident, but in America, we are all bound by the rule of law. The president took an oath to ‘preserve, protect and defend the constitution of the United States.’ He cannot use a claim of seeking to preserve our nation to undermine the rules that serve as our foundation. The Attorney General, who may have been involved with the formulation of this policy, must appoint an outside special counsel to let justice be served. — Anthony Romero

I don’t want to disrespect hip-hop by being something I’m not. I’m Pooch Hall. My strength is in front the camera and holding dialogue. — Pooch Hall

I don’t disrespect anybody. I want to make that clear. I’m not going to the White House because my kids are more important than anything in my life. — Ozzie Guillen

My parents made it clear that I should never display even the slightest disrespect to individuals who had the power to let me skip a half grade or move into more challenging classes. While it was all right for me to know more about a topic than my sixth-grade teacher had ever learned, questioning her facts could only lead to trouble. — James D. Watson

Preservation of one’s own culture does not require contempt or disrespect for other cultures. — Cesar Chavez

The part that’s annoying is that they’ve come in on a platform of change, but they have shown the same extravagance, the same disrespect of the people as the previous regime. — Maina Kiai

Please, all you MCs out there, all you fans out there, don’t think Big gonna make a record dissing 2Pac or the West Coast because it’s not going down like that. I cant even see me wasting my time or my talent to disrespect another black man. — The Notorious B.I.G.

No disrespect at all, … but we expected to win this game. I’ve been on teams and gone in places where I’m not sure everyone felt that way. We’re more confident than we’ve ever been. — Matt Hasselbeck

But the game is still played on the ice. Having been in the same shoes as Tampa once before (winning a Cup in Dallas in 1999), you don’t want to disrespect somebody who has won a championship. And they earned it and deserved it. They’re the ones with the knowledge right now. We’re all searching for that. — Ken Hitchcock

I have a lot of disrespect for people who cheat. I feel like if you’re in a position in a relationship where you want to see other people, and the opportunity to cheat comes up, don’t. — Avan Jogia

We need a fair contract. Teachers feel totally disrespected. A lot of the vote was against the disrespect that’s ongoing. — Ben Visnick

That was my first technical in my life, I never disrespect anyone. — Engin Atsur

We must never so thoroughly disrespect someone that they are beyond the pale and, therefore, have no possibility of being changed. — Cornel West

No disrespect to anybody, but it’s always fun to play the other elite teams in the league. It makes a difference. — Chauncey Billups

Let’s talk about Martinsville. I know what’s happening at Martinsville, … No disrespect to everybody. It’s just not time to announce anything yet. — Ricky Rudd

MLS is now the goal for players coming out of Central America. What we as players look for now is to leave the Central American leagues because, no disrespect to anyone, the playing level is low and the pay is worse. — Carlos Ruiz

No disrespect to the other players, … but there is no other player I’d rather have behind me. I’ve been blessed to play with a guy like A.J. — M. Wolfe

I am quite prepared, if we can do it without any disrespect to the Crown of England, to bring our titles to the marketplace and make a bonfire of them. — Wilfrid Laurier

I have a healthy disrespect for religion. I really do. When Columbus came to this country in 1492 he brought syphilis, diphtheria, tuberculosis, influenza and Christianity. The diseases were curable. — DAVID FEHERTY

You can’t be the dad who takes your kid out after your wife has said, ‘No ice cream,’ buys the ice cream, and says, ‘Don’t tell your mother.’ You teach the child to lie – and to disrespect the other parent. — Howie Mandel

Our disrespect for thinking: someone sitting in a chair, gazing out of a window blankly, always described as ‘doing nothing’. — Alain de Botton

The bonds of trust between the United States and Israel have been frayed, but even the hostility and disrespect the Obama administration has shown has not severed those bonds. — Adam Hasner

When you look at naming the father of Florida State football, it should be Tom Nugent, and I say that without any disrespect for Coach (Bobby) Bowden. In his thinking as a coach, Tom Nugent was ahead of his time, and I mean light years ahead of everybody. — Lee Corso

What message are we sending when students can openly defy and disrespect a teacher. The message is that teachers are not respected, and although it’s not right, it’s understandable why teachers don’t have good attitudes. — Jeff Wilson

I don’t go to clubs and throw money and pop bottles. That’s not my thing, no disrespect. — Yelawolf

That was our worst loss of the year. No disrespect to (Niagara), but we have to beat those types of teams. We can?t slack off like this. It?s just unacceptable. — Andrew Leach

There’s a lot of disrespect in the major leagues. I believe that the disrespect in the major leagues is at a high rate and is really bad for the gam — Bengie Molina

I feel like that is disrespect for me as a coach. If I can bring players in recruiting-wise, why can’t I coach them? — Mike Davis

To me, that is showing disrespect to the people of Nevada and disrespect to the first lady’s position. — Kenny Guinn

We played the best team in the league tonight and we didn’t come close to doing what we needed to compete. No disrespect to them, but we’re a good hockey team, too. We just weren’t tonight. — Brad Richards

We made a few critical mistakes, but we never gave up. No disrespect to Shepherd Hill, but our kids know our league schedule begins with Hudson. You never want to walk away with a loss, especially on opening night, but we’ll find some positives in this one. — Steve Boone

No disrespect of anybody we’ve played, but the teams we’ve played are in rebuilding mode, — Roger Holmes

Disrespect is tired. Shade is old. Sipping ‘tea’ isn’t cute. But loving, supporting, giving, being grateful and perpetuating light, is. — Grace Gealey

The proposals weren’t, in any way, a disrespect to the union. The board really did feel like they were making a fair offer. — Stephanie Jones

That I am not a member of any Christian church is true; but I have never denied the truth of the Scriptures, and I have never spoken with intentional disrespect of religion in general, or of any denomination of Christians in particular. — Abraham Lincoln

No disrespect to the teams that were there, but over the next 10 years I can’t believe there will be four easier teams in the semi-finals. It was a great chance, a great opportunity, which is why I really don’t like to think or speak about it. I watch Chelsea TV at home, and it has got to the stage where I can’t even bear to see it. — John Terry

I would never treat anyone with disrespect just because they are different from me. We are all created by the Almighty, and like Him, I love all of humanity. — Phil Robertson

With us, we didn’t like the taste we had in our mouths all summer. No disrespect to San Antonio, but we knew we could have beat them in Game 7. — Rasheed Wallace

When I went in, my guy was sitting in the paint. He wasn’t even guarding me. That’s the most disrespect I’ve seen on a basketball court. — Connor Barwin

I have a strong disrespect for authority and for rules. Including gravity. Gravity sucks. — Sebastian Thrun

A little rudeness and disrespect can elevate a meaningless interaction to a battle of wills and add drama to an otherwise dull day. — Bill Watterson

I am afraid the commission’s decision paves the way to mass rigging. We are used to ministers or ministries ignoring court verdicts, but for the head of the Constitutional Court and judges to disrespect court rulings is very serious and unprecedented. — Nasser Amin

I think for me, the bigger issue was just the disrespect our league got. .. To not see six of our Big 12 teams advance, to me, is just an incredible oversight and injustice. — Deb Patterson

I actually love it when they disrespect us. It makes me want to come here and cheer even louder. — David Gonzalez

He doesn’t have to! I won’t sit here and let you disrespect him like that! — John Horne

Pakistan wants concrete legislation by the European Union countries including Denmark with backup laws to control unlimited freedom of press which allows anyone to disrespect others. — Tasneem Aslam

Disrespect is the weapon of the weak. — Alice Miller

No disrespect to any other god, but Shiva’s an outsider god. He breaks the rules. He’s a brilliant musician, a brilliant dancer; he treats his wife as an equal, and she opposes him many times, but he obsessively loves her. — Amish Tripathi

If they really want to win this tournament, they’ll win it. It’s no disrespect to anybody else. If they’re all on the same page, it could be scary. — Jeff Ruland

You’re not going to be liked by everybody when you speak the truth. I don’t speak the truth to put people down; I don’t speak the truth to show disrespect. — Hope Solo

No disrespect or anything, but it’s like y’all aren’t doing your jobs. It’s like y’all don’t have respect for the black community. — Darrell Smith

They allow us to disrespect our Black woman. A lot of these things would be considered criminal if it were to be carried out in the streets. That’s like when they tell you after you buy your VHS and you rent movies they tell you not to copy the movies. — Afrika Bambaataa

Grotesque and chilling disrespect for the sanctity of life has never been more apparent. — Jeb Bush

Reggie Bush is a great guy and I mean no disrespect to anyone. But my goal is to be the No.1 pick. — Maurice Drew

If they want to win this thing, they will. No disrespect to anyone else but this team can be scary. — Jeff Ruland

He’s always run a clean program in the years I’ve coached with him. He would never create a situation intentionally that would bring disrespect to him or his program. — Gregg Brandon

Somehow we can’t live outside the politics of race. There’s something very deep in all of us, that is taught to us when we are very, very little. Which is the disrespect and fear of the other. — Anna Deavere Smith

I had to take false steps and go through hard times to come out to where I am now. I can’t imagine living without acting. It’s not easy, and I don’t disrespect anyone who steps out of it after a certain point. Having a family and a house is cool. It’s not a betrayal. But if you’re going to be an actor, it has to be more than a passing interest. — Marylouise Burke

No disrespect to North Carolina, … but this was no upset out here today. To be written off was kind of amusing to me. This team has played in big games, has won big games and demonstrated again it can still win big games. — Paul Hewitt

He’d cuss me out, and then as soon as practice was over, he’d pull me over and told me he needed me to play. It wasn’t a disrespect thing, he was just trying to motivate me. — Corie Blount

I no longer see Descartes’ statement as arbitrary. It is representative of our culture’s narcissism. This narcissism leads to a disturbing disrespect for direct experience and a negation of the body. — Derrick Jensen

I sat in the stands in Italy and shook my head. And not to disrespect the performance of our players, but it was so obvious to me at that point in time that we had a long way to go, and 16 years later we get to replay these matches. So it will be interesting to see where we are. — Bruce Arena

People were very angry at the disrespect they feel the board continues to lay upon them. — Lisa Uphoff

We don’t do it to disrespect the other team or other wrestler. I need to prepare for the states and need to get in my work for states. It is better for me if I get a good sweat in and get in my work and go longer in the match. That will prepare me better for the postseason and harder competition. — Tom Ferrell

He has always maintained his innocence, and no disrespect to Mrs. Freeman, but her credibility, her reliability, her mental stability will seriously be in question at a trial of this case. — Peter Strianse

Confidence is one thing, disrespect is quite another. (Justice Elizabeth Knight) — David Baldacci

Sometimes it’s hard to listen to new music and get motivated, because it’s elementary to me – no disrespect to new artists, because that’s where we started, too. But it’s like they’re way back there in first grade, and I’m in college. — DJ Quik

I’m 0 for 3 with marriage – the scoreboard doesn’t lie, never has. So what we all have is a marriage of the heart. To sully or contaminate or radically disrespect this union with a shameful contract is something that I will leave to the amateurs and the Bible grippers. — Charlie Sheen

Ignoring a child’s disrespect is the surest guarantee that it will continue. — Fred G. Gosman

I’m not trying to disrespect anybody by saying this – I’m not sure I feel any interaction with Asian America in any collective sense. – It’s like, when you’re telling me this right now, my reaction is, Really? Asian America knows about me? — Chad Hugo

We never played the disrespect angle. We knew what it was. It wasn’t disrespect. It was us being the sixth seed, so it wasn’t disrespect. No one believed we could do it but us. We didn’t feel disrespected, we just knew we were a better football team than people portrayed us to be. — Jerome Bettis

That’s unfortunate. It was not done in an offensive way. I meant no disrespect to anyone’s family. I would have done it the same way if no one was in the courtroom. If I had to do it again tomorrow, I’d do it the same way. — Demetrius Fannick

I wasn’t trying to disrespect Pittsburgh, because I respect them a lot, and they are a great team. But we are not here to roll over for anybody. What I said (Tuesday), I meant it. I don’t think I said anything too out-of-pocket. — Jerramy Stevens

Last year, we were a tremendous defensive team, and the team continued to thrive, even when something like (Brown’s suspension) happened. If they had let down, that would have been a tremendous disrespect to J.B. Obviously, we feel very blessed that J.B. is back with us. — John Maronto

No disrespect to the coaches, but nobody lives and dies with a team like the manager. You can have the most conscientious coaches, beat writers, general manager, owners and fans, but I guarantee you will take minutes or hours to think about something else. A manager can’t let it go. — Tony Russa

Kevin is a veteran who has been around for a while. It’s no disrespect to John. He’s still learning this game. I told him that I don’t want him to accept it. I want him to go out and learn from it and work hard. — Maurice Cheeks

No disrespect to you, Mr. President — I am privileged to be here with you tonight. But I really came because I got a chance to sing with B.B. King. — Della Reese

My critique of democracy begins and ends with this point. Kids must be educated to disrespect authority or else democracy is a farce. — Abbie Hoffman

No disrespect to Toronto, but you have to win these type of games. — DeShawn Stevenson

Irreverence not only shows disrespect to Deity but also makes it hard for the Spirit to teach us the things we need to know. — L. Lionel Kendrick

I’m a mama’s boy because everything I do is with respect to my mother. I won’t do a movie or a video that would bring disrespect to my mother. — Mr. T

I’ve had lots of parts in movies that I’ve never seen. I mean no disrespect to them. It was really fun to go act, but I’m not calling my friends and saying, ‘I couldn’t be more proud of this picture. You should go see it. — Timothy Olyphant

We strongly condemn any disrespect to human bodies regardless of whether they are those of enemies or friends. — Karim Rahimi

China’s move showed serious disrespect for Taiwan. The two sides haven’t started negotiations on the panda offer but China, through propaganda manipulation, made it seem like Taiwan is sure to receive the gift. — Joseph Wu

No disrespect to the point guards who were here in the past, but Baron’s the type of point guard that makes everybody better. He gets in the lane and just finds guys. I been waiting for a guy like him to come and he took my game to another level. — Jason Richardson

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