111 Total Quotes

Admiration Quotes

Joss Whedon
When I say, "I love you," it's not because I want you or because I can't have you. It has nothing to do with me. I love what you are, what you do, how you try. I've seen your kindness and your strength. I've seen the best and the worst of you. And I understand with perfect clarity exactly what you are. You're a hell of a woman.
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I love you not only for what you are, but for what I am when I am with you. I love you not only for what you have made of yourself, but for what you are making of me. I love you for the part of me that you bring out.
Roy Croft Permalink
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Bobby Ross
I really had a lot of admiration and respect for Glenn Davis,
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Blessed is he who has learned to admire but not envy, to follow but not imitate, to praise but not flatter, and to lead but not manipulate
William Ward Permalink
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Ann Landers
Don't accept your dog's admiration as conclusive evidence that you are wonderful.
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Ralph Waldo Emerson
The youth, intoxicated with his admiration of a hero, fails to see, that it is only a projection of his own soul, which he admires
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A student never forgets an encouraging private word, when it is given with sincere respect and admiration.
William Phelps Permalink
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Oscar Wilde
Bad artists always admire each others work.
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Oscar Wilde
Bad artists always admire each other's work. They call it being large-minded and free from prejudice. But a truly great artist cannot conceive of life being shown, or beauty fashioned, under any conditions other than those he has selected.
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Your image is as stained on my heart as the very tissue that forms it.
Dedrick Pitter Permalink
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Mark Twain
He does not care for flowers. Calls them rubbish, and cannot tell one from another, and thinks it is superior to feel like that.
Mark Twain Permalink
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We live by admiration, hope and love; and even as these are well and wisely fixed, in dignity of being we ascend
William Wordsworth Permalink
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Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche
For others do I wait...for higher ones, stronger ones, more triumphant ones, merrier ones, for such as are built squarely in body and soul: laughing lions must come.
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Ralph Waldo Emerson
If a man write a better book, preach a better sermon, or make a better mouse-trap than his neighbor, tho' he build his house in the woods, the world will make a beaten path to his door.
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Ralph Waldo Emerson
If the stars should appear just one night in a thousand years, how would men believe and adore!
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William Hazlitt
Though familiarity may not breed contempt, it takes the edge off admiration
William Hazlitt Permalink
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Mae West
I never loved another person the way I loved myself.
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It hurt personally because I had such admiration for Ken and Enron. But that was the right thing to do at the time.
Drayton McLane Permalink
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Albert Einstein
It was, of course, a lie what you read about my religious convictions, a lie which is being systematically repeated. I do not believe in a personal God and I have never denied this but have expressed it clearly. If something is in me which can be called religious then it is the unbounded admiration for the structure of the world so far as our science can reveal it.
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Joseph Joubert
When a nation gives birth to a man who is able to produce a great thought, another is born who is able to understand and admire it
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Samuel Coleridge,
In wonder all philosophy began, in wonder it ends, and admiration fill up the interspace; but the first wonder is the offspring of ignorance, the last is the parent of adoration
Samuel Coleridge, Permalink
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Oscar Wilde
Nobody of any real culture, for instance, ever talks nowadays about the beauty of sunset. Sunsets are quite old fashioned. To admire them is a distinct sign of provincialism of temperament. Upon the other hand they go on.
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Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche
How poor the human mind would be without vanity! It resembles a well stocked and ever renewed ware-emporium that attracts buyers of every class: they can find almost everything, have almost everything, provided they bring with them the right kind of money -- admiration.
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Oscar Wilde
I was disappointed in Niagara - most people must be disappointed in Niagara. Every American bride is taken there, and the sight of the stupendous waterfall must be one of the earliest, if not the keenest, disappointments in American married life.
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Anais Nin
She lacks confidence, she craves admiration insatiably. She lives on the reflections of herself in the eyes of others. She does not care to be herself.
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Andrea Dworkin
Men are rewarded for learning the practice of violence in virtually any sphere of activity by money, admiration, recognition, respect, and the genuflection of others honoring their sacred and proven masculinity. In male culture, police are heroic and so are outlaws; males who enforce standards are heroic and so are those who violate them.
Andrea Dworkin Permalink
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Being a lady gets her what she wants, which is the attention and admiration of very wealthy men.
Angela Reed Permalink
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Benjamin Franklin
If what most men admire, they would despise, 'Twould look as if mankind were growing wise
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Katharine Hepburn
If you want to sacrifice the admiration of many men for the criticism of one, go ahead, get married.
Katharine Hepburn Permalink
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Mahatma Gandhi, ,
When I admire the wonder of a sunset or the beauty of the moon, my soul expands in worship of the Creator
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