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To admire nothing, (as most are wont to do;) Is the only method that I know, To make men happy, and to keep them so. (Quote by - Thomas Creech)

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. (Quote by - Albert Einstein)

Some people are molded by their admirations, others by their hostilities. (Quote by - Elizabeth Bowen)

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. (Quote by - Francois de La Rochefoucauld)

Animals do not admire each other. A horse does not admire its companion. (Quote by - Blaise Pascal)

Of all the Beauties, it is that which attracts the most lasting Admiration, gives the greatest Charm to every thing we say or do, and renders us amiable in every Station, and thro' every Stage of Life. (Quote by - Eliza Haywood)

What I have known with respect to myself, has tended much to lessen both my admiration, and my contempt, of others. (Quote by - Joseph Priestley)

There are two kinds of artists in this world; those that work because the spirit is in them, and they cannot be silent if they would, and those that speak from a conscientious desire to make apparent to others the beauty that has awakened their own admiration. (Quote by - Anna Katharine Green)

For fools admire, but men of sense approve. (Quote by - Alexander Pope)

A student never forgets an encouraging private word, when it is given with sincere respect and admiration. (Quote by - William Lyon Phelps)

Distance is a great promoter of admiration! (Quote by - Denis Diderot)

Admiration for a quality or an art can be so strong that it deters us from striving to possess it. (Quote by - Friedrich Nietzsche)

For Debussy the musician and the man I have had profound admiration, but by nature I'm different from him. I think I have always personally followed a direction opposed to that of the symbolism of Debussy. (Quote by - Maurice Ravel)

There are charms made only for distant admiration. (Quote by - Samuel Johnson)

Admiration is a curiosity. (Quote by - Greg Evans)

Season your admiration for a while With an attent ear. (Quote by - William Shakespeare)

Fools admire, but men of sense approve. (Quote by - Alexander Pope)

I don't deal well with admiration if it's for something I haven't done. Other than exist. (Quote by - Lisa Marie Presley)

I have health. I have a wonderful support system. I have the admiration of millions of strangers, which I do not underestimate. (Quote by - Kathleen Turner)

Admiration of the proletariat, like that of dams, power stations, and aeroplanes, is part of the ideology of the machine age. (Quote by - Bertrand Russell)

We all shared an admiration of Debussy both as a musician and as sort of an icon for the 20th century. It seemed like an interesting idea to go right back 100 years to find the source of some new ideas now. (Quote by - Anne Dudley)

Of course, Einstein was a very great scientist indeed, and I have enormous respect for him, and great admiration for the discoveries he made. But he was very committed to a view of the objectivity of the physical world. (Quote by - John Polkinghorne)

My admiration for the phenomenon of Alcoholics Anonymous is boundless. (Quote by - Mercedes McCambridge)

I act and perform in hopes of getting attention and admiration. (Quote by - Tia Carrere)

I wonder sometimes if the motivation for writers ought to be contempt, not admiration. (Quote by - Orson Scott Card)


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