be no respecter of persons

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be no respecter of persons

To treat all people the same, without taking things like power and wealth into account. A: "Did you hear that that famous CEO has cancer?" B: "Well, cancer is no respecter of persons."
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be no respecter of persons

treat everyone the same, without being influenced by their status or wealth.
This expression refers to Acts 10:34: ‘God is no respecter of persons’.
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be no respecter of ˈpersons

treat everyone in the same way, without being influenced by their importance, wealth, etc: Though still young, she was a very confident girl. She was no respecter of persons and never thought before she spoke.
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References in classic literature ?
The law, gentlemen, is no respecter of persons in a free country.
And as thought is no respecter of persons, the thought of Chief Inspector Heat took a threatening and prophetic shape.
In even, icy tones the judge continued: "And it is well they should remember that the law is no respecter of persons and that the dignity of this court will be enforced, no matter who the offender may happen to be.
Obesity is no respecter of persons or age, it targets both young and old.
Alcoholism is no respecter of persons, blighting the lives of people from all walks of life.
Old age is no respecter of persons, and bodies and legs that have served us well throughout the years need a little TLC now - a fact worth remembering.
This drug is no respecter of persons and I take the view that anybody can die if they have taken E regardless of quantity.
So that our Maker may be glorified in the work of his own hands, and that every one may see he is no respecter of persons, but equally loves his whole creation, and hates nothing but the serpent.