National Respect Day - September 18
Sun, Sep 18, 2022

National Respect Day

National Respect Day is an annual holiday dedicated to respect between people. This is the basis for a healthy existence of society. Celebrated on September 18th.


It is not known who proposed to celebrate this day. The concept of “respect” can be deciphered as a feeling of admiration for a person, which is formed due to an adequate assessment of him as a person and according to the totality of acquired skills. From childhood, parents are taught to respect elders, teachers, established rules of behavior in society and various places (school, work, festive events).

Gradually, with growing up, comes the realization of more self-respect. It is necessary to perceive yourself as a full-fledged person, to have your own boundaries and principles, not to succumb to the negative influence of other people.

Respect and self-respect are two factors, compliance with which will allow you to be a person who feels comfortable in the surrounding society. You will have your own goals and desires, perceive this world the way you want and consider it right. Society will be comfortable living with you, and you will enjoy life.

Interesting facts

  • Expressing gratitude to a person and being able to understand his point of view are the easiest ways to behave respectfully towards others.
  • Only awareness of oneself as a strong personality, which is ready for any trials, will allow one to feel this life in all aspects.

How to celebrate

Respect yourself and the people around you, compliment more often, and be outgoing and positive. Make new friends, attend events – get better at National Respect Day. You will feel how the people around you will begin to treat you with respect.

Talk to family and friends. Find out what they mean by the word “respect”. Have conversations with your children, bringing up the topic of respect for the people around you.

When is National Respect Day celebrated in 2022?

National Respect Day is observed on September 18 each year.


Weekday Month Day Year
Sunday September 18 2022
Monday September 18 2023
Wednesday September 18 2024
Thursday September 18 2025
Friday September 18 2026

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