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    #1

    respect and be

    Hi,

    Which one is correct?

    Respect and be respected.
    Respect to be respected.

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    #2

    Re: respect and be

    I would say:

    Respect others if you hope to be respected yourself.

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    #3

    Re: respect and be

    As imperatives, these are both acceptable.
    Wear short sleeves! Support your right to bare arms!

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    #4

    Re: respect and be

    You could say:

    Respect yourself, and respect others.

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    #5

    Re: respect and be

    You can also say:

    Respect goes/works both ways.
    I am not a teacher.

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