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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.
Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.
If you want to sacrifice the admiration of many men for the criticism of one, go ahead, get married.
Admiration for a quality or an art can be so strong that it deters us from striving to possess it.
Our admiration of the antique is not admiration of the old, but of the natural.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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.
If you want to give up the admiration of thousands of men for the distain of one, go ahead, get married.
We reserve our deepest respect and admiration for those who volunteer for service and give their lives to help keep our nation secure.
That said, your values will not always be the object of public admiration. In fact, the more you live by your beliefs, the more you will endure the censure of the world.
The basic problem with my love relationships with women is that my standards are so high - and they apply equally to both of us. I seek full-blast mutual intensity, fully fledged mutual acceptance, full-blown mutual flourishing, and fully felt peace and joy with each other. This requires a level of physical attraction, personal adoration, and moral admiration that is hard to find.
A lady's imagination is very rapid; it jumps from admiration to love, from love to matrimony in a moment.
Admiration, n. Our polite recognition of another's resemblance to ourselves.
Admiration of the proletariat, like that of dams, power stations, and aeroplanes, is part of the ideology of the machine age.
I have always been an admirer. I regard the gift of admiration as indispensable if one is to amount to something; I don't know where I would be without it.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
Great is our admiration of the orator who speaks with fluency and discretion.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
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.
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.
A student never forgets an encouraging private word, when it is given with sincere respect and admiration.
William Lyon Phelps
There are charms made only for distant admiration.
Cats have it all - admiration, an endless sleep, and company only when they want it.
Admiration is a very short-lived passion, that immediately decays upon growing familiar with its object.
Don't accept your dog's admiration as conclusive evidence that you are wonderful.
Though familiarity may not breed contempt, it takes off the edge of admiration.
Our admiration of fine writing will always be in proportion to its real difficulty and its apparent ease.
Charles Caleb Colton
Know yourself. Don't accept your dog's admiration as conclusive evidence that you are wonderful.
The poet never asks for admiration; he wants to be believed.
Admiration and familiarity are strangers.
A mixture of admiration and pity is one of the surest recipes for affection.
I mean, if you're being directed very precisely by somebody who has admiration and who's really smart, it's great. If you're being told what to do by a nincompoop - and luckily that hasn't happened very often - it can be very frustrating.
Kristin Scott Thomas
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