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Feelings of worth can flourish only in an atmosphere where individual differences are appreciated, mistakes are tolerated, communication is open, and rules are flexible - the kind of atmosphere that is found in a nurturing family.
Every man supposes himself not to be fully understood or appreciated.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
In black neighborhoods, everybody appreciated comedy about real life. In the white community, fantasy was funnier. I started looking for the jokes that were equally hilarious across the board, for totally different reasons.
A battle lost or won is easily described, understood, and appreciated, but the moral growth of a great nation requires reflection, as well as observation, to appreciate it.
The deepest principle in human nature is the craving to be appreciated.
Everyone wants to be appreciated, so if you appreciate someone, don't keep it a secret.
Mary Kay Ash
Continuous eloquence wearies. Grandeur must be abandoned to be appreciated. Continuity in everything is unpleasant. Cold is agreeable, that we may get warm.
I got a lot of support from my parents. That's the one thing I always appreciated. They didn't tell me I was being stupid; they told me I was being funny.
I guess at the end of the day, all women like to be appreciated and treated with respect and kindness.
Good manners are appreciated as much as bad manners are abhorred.
Bryant H. McGill
All that a husband or wife really wants is to be pitied a little, praised a little, and appreciated a little.
I never appreciated 'positive heroes' in literature. They are almost always cliches, copies of copies, until the model is exhausted. I prefer perplexity, doubt, uncertainty, not just because it provides a more 'productive' literary raw material, but because that is the way we humans really are.
I can't satisfy myself with just trying to tie all of my imagination into music, especially when music is not appreciated as an art form as much as it used to be.
But it wasn't until I graduated from Texas A & M University and joined the United States Air Force, flying C-130's all around the globe, that I truly appreciated the blessings of freedom.
I think that the implication of King's assassination has not been fully appreciated.
Henry Louis Gates
A lady likes to be complimented on her looks, her eyes, her figure. But the personality comments are much appreciated.
Raymond Carver is good. I think he'll be appreciated more and more. He's an easy writer to imitate.
The rapprochement of peoples is only possible when differences of culture and outlook are respected and appreciated rather than feared and condemned, when the common bond of human dignity is recognized as the essential bond for a peaceful world.
J. William Fulbright
The Reagans were dear friends for many years, even when he was governor of California. Nancy appreciated a lot of Philippine-made things.
The world dominion of western thought, forms of organisation, technology and military force is not God-given, nor eternal, nor greatly appreciated by the rest of the world.
Many of my staff have been with me for over 20 years. I have a great team, and I make sure they feel respected and appreciated.
I have never appreciated a quiet moment with a friend as much, a quiet moment with a book and I think part of that is my obsession with being older and time going faster and it's become increasingly sweeter for me.
Noble character is best appreciated in those ages in which it can most readily develop.
What I have appreciated about the 'Call of Duty' games is the scale of production. It's not an indie game. It's not trying to be an indie game. But I've genuinely been pretty consistently blown away by, wow, what an effort has gone into this.
Beckett had an unerring light on things, which I much appreciated.
I've always appreciated working with people I have chemistry with, who are friends, and where you feel that the work is growing while you are getting to know each other better.
If you think of what food is, it's the energy we use to do our daily work. I want people to know about the USDA. This is a very important department. It's not fully appreciated as such.
What I appreciated was the fact that the script delved into how Australians were - and still are - condescended to by the English.
The Nobel Prize has given me, for the first time in my life, the feeling that my literature could be appreciated on an international level.
I think all those artists are artists who are appreciated because you believe their words and you appreciate their honesty in their music. If you don't appreciate the honesty in the music, the beat can be fly as hell but you'll never give an emcee props.
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