Sometimes people use “respect” to mean “treating someone like a person” and sometimes they use “respect" to mean “treating someone like an authority” and sometimes people who are used to being treated like an authority say “if you won't respect me I won't respect you” and they mean “if you won't treat me like an authority I won't treat you like a person" and they think they're being fair but they aren’t, and it’s not okay. https://offbeatquotes.com

Sometimes People Use “respect” To Mean “treating Someone Like A Person” And Sometimes They Use “respect" To Mean “treating Someone Like An Authority” And Sometimes People Who Are Used To Being Treated Like An Authority Say “if You Won't Respect Me I Won't Respect You” And They Mean “if You Won't Treat Me Like An Authority I Won't Treat You Like A Person" And They Think They're Being Fair But They Aren’t, And It’s Not Okay.