When you hear the word respect what comes to mind? Many people have a different definition of what respect really is, but for the most part people can agree that respect is when another person understands your opinions and thoughts, even if they do not agree with them. Respect is something that we as humans are always talking about and wanting from our peers, we strive for respect at work, home, and school, but how do we get respect? Can respect be earned? Or is respect something you just give someone, no matter what? READ this article to gain insight on how you can gain repsect from others and how respect makes for a happier life.