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The love of family and the admiration of friends is much more important than wealth and privilege.
My religion consists of a humble admiration of the illimitable superior spirit who reveals himself in the slight details we are able to perceive with our frail and feeble mind.
If you want to sacrifice the admiration of many men for the criticism of one, go ahead, get married.
Cats have it all - admiration, an endless sleep, and company only when they want it.
There is an innocence in admiration; it is found in those to whom it has never yet occurred that they, too, might be admired some day.
To some extent, we've always had an admiration for extroversion in our culture. But the extrovert ideal really came to play at the turn of the 20th century when we had the rise of big business.
A student never forgets an encouraging private word, when it is given with sincere respect and admiration.
William Lyon Phelps
A lady's imagination is very rapid; it jumps from admiration to love, from love to matrimony in a moment.
Oscar Wilde always makes me smile - with respect and admiration. His short stories prove that it is possible to be both sarcastic, even cynical, but deeply compassionate. Just seeing the cover of one of Wilde's books in a bookshop makes me smile.
As much as I converse with sages and heroes, they have very little of my love and admiration. I long for rural and domestic scene, for the warbling of birds and the prattling of my children.
Too little is it considered, while we gaze on aristocratic beauty, how much good food, soft lying, warm wrapping, ease of mind, have to do with the attractions which command our admiration.
Admiration is a very short-lived passion, that immediately decays upon growing familiar with its object.
No man is offended by another man's admiration of the woman he loves; it is the woman only who can make it a torment.
Though familiarity may not breed contempt, it takes off the edge of admiration.
Know yourself. Don't accept your dog's admiration as conclusive evidence that you are wonderful.
It is heroic to prepare for war with a tyrant power. Patriots will always win the admiration of mankind for daring to meet the bloodshed of battle for their country's liberty. But the patriot who is willing to go to that sacrifice will be the first to condemn the aimless and secret shedding of blood in time of peace.
John Boyle O'Reilly
Great is our admiration of the orator who speaks with fluency and discretion.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
We reserve our deepest respect and admiration for those who volunteer for service and give their lives to help keep our nation secure.
Our admiration of the antique is not admiration of the old, but of the natural.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
I had great admiration for the election of President Obama. I believe that the U.S. at that moment showed tremendous capacity to show that it is a great nation, and it surprised the world. It may be very difficult to be able to elect a black president in the U.S. - as it was very difficult to elect a woman president in Brazil.
Don't accept your dog's admiration as conclusive evidence that you are wonderful.
Glamour is an imaginative process that creates a specific emotional response: a sharp mixture of projection, longing, admiration, and aspiration. It evokes an audience's hopes and dreams and makes them seem attainable, all the while maintaining enough distance to sustain the fantasy.
Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.
There are charms made only for distant admiration.
Between flattery and admiration there often flows a river of contempt.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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