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Necessity may render a doubtful act innocent, but it cannot make it praiseworthy (Quote by - Joseph Joubert)

Now God be praised, I will die in peace. (Quote by - James Wolfe)

Think not those faithful who praise all thy words and actions; but those who kindly reprove thy faults. (Quote by - Socrates)

I am pleased to be praised by a man so praised as you, father. (Quote by - Marcus Tullius Cicero)

Hunger is never delicate; they who are seldom gorged to the full with praise may be safely fed with gross compliments, for the appetite must be satisfied before it is disgusted. (Quote by - Samuel Johnson)

Self - praise is no recommendation (Quote by - Proverb)

Approbation from Sir Hubert Stanley is praise indeed. (Quote by - Thomas Morton)

I praise loudly; I blame softly. (Quote by - Catherine II)

Praise undeserved is scandal in disguise. (Quote by - Alexander Pope)

A little praise is not only merest justice but is beyond the purse of no onev (Quote by - Emily Post)

The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate. (Quote by - Oprah Winfrey)

If one man praises you, a thousand will repeat the praise. (Quote by - Japanese Proverb)

Who cared if there was really any Being to pray to? What mattered was the sense of giving thanks and praise, the feeling of a humble and grateful heart. (Quote by - Oliver Sacks)

I would have praised you more had you praised me less. (Quote by - Louis XIV)

He deserves praise who does not what he may, but what he ought. (Quote by - Lucius Annaeus Seneca)

The sweetest of all sounds is praise. (Quote by - Xenophon)

Our high respect for a well read person is praise enough for literature. (Quote by - T S Eliot)

An honest man is hurt by praise unjustly bestowed. (Quote by - French Proverb)

A desire to be observed, considered, esteemed, praised, beloved, and admired by his fellows is one of the earliest as well as the keenest dispositions discovered in the heart of man. (Quote by - John Adams)

To what base ends, and by what abject ways, Are mortals urg'd through sacred lust of praise! (Quote by - Alexander Pope)

Experience praises the most happy the one who made the most people happy. (Quote by - Karl Marx)

Not to be cheered by praise, not to be grieved by blame, but to know thoroughly one's own virtues or powers are the characteristics of an excellent man. (Quote by - Satchel Paige)

And touch'd their golden harps, and hymning praised God and his works. (Quote by - John Milton)

None can be pleased without praise, and few can be praised without falsehood. (Quote by - Samuel Johnson)

When all is summed up, a man never speaks of himself without loss; his accusations of himself are always believed, his praises never (Quote by - Montaigne)


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