Respect will never be given... you must earn it. The ironic part is that

“Respect will never be given... you must earn it. The ironic part is that in order to earn it, you must give it!”

~Billy Cox
The only way to enjoy anything in this life is to earn it first.

“The only way to enjoy anything in this life is to earn it first.”

~Ginger Rogers

“Before you act, listen.
Before you react, think.
Before you spend, earn.
Before you criticize, wait.
Before you pray, forgive.
Before you quit, try.”

~William Arthur Ward