I would say respect is the act of treating others the way you want to be treated. Respect is to recognize the ability and limit of others while still hoping for their success. It must be noted that it is not only limited to a certain group of people, but to everyone; not just something you force but is intentional. Respect can be the key to several opportunities. It’s easy to say the respect we share has been given to us since our childhood. One could insinuate that respect is one of the many keys opening the various doors of opportunity presented along this long and difficult road which is our life and our evolution into adulthood. Respect should not be just a word in the mouth. It’s like waking up in the morning, taking a walk outside (if you want to) and greeting each person with a big smile and an authentic hello, and even making friends with them. Show equality that can be interpreted in various ways such as politeness, cleanliness or punctuality. Knowing that our generation is a bit too invested in social media and are almost obsessed with it, it is more important that our parents incorporate respect into their children so that they adopt this notion, especially in their daily life.
Post Views: 403 Usually people are wary of new businesses. They tend to be unsure of the products or complain about the prices, especially when the business is owned by someone they know. Consumers come up with negative ideas like, “I’m not sure this is going to work”, “I’ll give it 6 months” or “they’re […]
Post Views: 1,914 “IWA LEWA”In line with the theme and the title of the newspaper–Omoluabi–, which campaigns against violence by not just saying what not to do, but by teaching, promoting and encouraging what to do instead, it is good to open this column with a proverb that has to do with character. The Yoruba […]
Post Views: 332 We live in a sinful world where deception abounds and truth is a rarity. Lies, innuendoes, exaggerations and errors of all kinds flourish in every land. Indeed corruption, falsehood and greed are at the hearts of almost every enterprise. Even more, human society is also being inundated with new ideas on how […]