The adolescent must never be treated as a child, for that is a stage of life that he has surpassed. It is better to treat an adolescent as if he had greater value than he actually shows than as if he had less and let him feel that his merits and self-respect are disregarded.
In real life, women don’t enjoy being degraded and treated like objects/receptacles.
It was horrifying. You wouldn’t believe how people are treated there. You could see that these people had withdrawn so far that they just lived in their own minds. They did terrible things to themselves.
In the early 1940s, as a young teenager, I was utterly appalled by the racist and jingoist hysteria of the anti-Japanese propaganda. The Germans were evil, but treated with some respect: They were, after all, blond Aryan types, just like our imaginary self-image. Japanese were mere vermin, to be crushed like ants.
At PETA, we often say that the issue of how animals are treated isn’t just about them; it’s about us, how we behave.
But unfortunately Locke treated ideas of reflection as if they were another class of objects of contemplation beside ideas of sensation.
My teachers treated me as a diamond in the rough, someone who needed smoothing.
The greatness of a nation can be judged by the way its animals are treated.
The majority of soldiers and officers of the Soviet Army and the allied armies treated the local population humanely.