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1  In fact, in one respect it was worse.
Up From Slavery: An Autobiography By Booker T. Washington
Get Context   In Chapter II.
2  In both these respects the meetings proved successful.
Up From Slavery: An Autobiography By Booker T. Washington
Get Context   In Chapter XII.
3  I think they are more noted in this respect than is true of the people of my own race.
Up From Slavery: An Autobiography By Booker T. Washington
Get Context   In Chapter XVI.
4  The white farmers in the neighbourhood respected him, and came to him for ideas regarding the raising of sweet potatoes.
Up From Slavery: An Autobiography By Booker T. Washington
Get Context   In Chapter XIII.
5  From his example in this respect I learned the lesson that great men cultivate love, and that only little men cherish a spirit of hatred.
Up From Slavery: An Autobiography By Booker T. Washington
Get Context   In Chapter XI.
6  It was not long before I had the complete confidence of the Indians, and not only this, but I think I am safe in saying that I had their love and respect.
Up From Slavery: An Autobiography By Booker T. Washington
Get Context   In Chapter VI.
7  Notwithstanding what I have said about them in these respects, I have never seen a more earnest and willing company of young men and women than these students were.
Up From Slavery: An Autobiography By Booker T. Washington
Get Context   In Chapter VIII.
8  These white farmers honoured and respected him because he, by his skill and knowledge, had added something to the wealth and the comfort of the community in which he lived.
Up From Slavery: An Autobiography By Booker T. Washington
Get Context   In Chapter XIII.
9  The white people in and near Tuskegee, to an especial degree, seem to count it as a privilege to show me all the respect within their power, and often go out of their way to do this.
Up From Slavery: An Autobiography By Booker T. Washington
Get Context   In Chapter XI.
10  At the time I went to Alabama the coloured people were taking considerable interest in politics, and they were very anxious that I should become one of them politically, in every respect.
Up From Slavery: An Autobiography By Booker T. Washington
Get Context   In Chapter VII.
11  In performing my duties in the inspection of the exhibits of white schools I was in every case treated with respect, and at the close of our labours I parted from my associates with regret.
Up From Slavery: An Autobiography By Booker T. Washington
Get Context   In Chapter XIV.
12  He has won a worthy reputation as one of the great leaders of his race, widely known and much respected at home and abroad as an accomplished educator, a great orator, and a true philanthropist.
Up From Slavery: An Autobiography By Booker T. Washington
Get Context   In Chapter XVII.
13  In saying this I do not mean that the Negro should truckle, or not vote from principle, for the instant he ceases to vote from principle he loses the confidence and respect of the Southern white man even.
Up From Slavery: An Autobiography By Booker T. Washington
Get Context   In Chapter XIV.
14  I have heard it stated more than once, both in the North and in the South, that coloured people would not obey and respect each other when one member of the race is placed in a position of authority over others.
Up From Slavery: An Autobiography By Booker T. Washington
Get Context   In Chapter XI.
15  I had no idea that they were so generally loved and respected by the classes, nor had I any correct conception of how much time and money they spent in works of philanthropy, and how much real heart they put into this work.
Up From Slavery: An Autobiography By Booker T. Washington
Get Context   In Chapter XVI.
16  The lessons taught me in this respect took such a hold upon me that at the present time, when I am at home, no matter how busy I am, I always make it a rule to read a chapter or a portion of a chapter in the morning, before beginning the work of the day.
Up From Slavery: An Autobiography By Booker T. Washington
Get Context   In Chapter IV.