Praise Quotes


134 Praise quotes:



"The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism."
"The only way to escape the personal corruption of praise is to go on working."
"She dwelt among the untrodden ways Beside the springs of Dove, A maid whom there were none to praise And very few to love."
Author: Wordsworth Quotes Category: Praise Quotes
"Sweet is the scene where genial friendship plays the pleasing game of interchanging praise."
Author: Holmes Quotes Category: Praise Quotes
"To their right praise and true perfection!"
Author: Shakespeare Quotes Category: Praise Quotes
"There's not one wise man among twenty will praise himself."
Author: Shakespeare Quotes Category: Praise Quotes
"I like to hear a man talk about himself because then I never hear anything, but good."
Author: Rogers Quotes Category: Praise Quotes
"I praise the Frenchman, his remark was shrewd - How sweet, how passing sweet is solitude! But grant me still a friend in my retreat, Whom I may whisper Solitude is sweet"
Author: Cowper Quotes Category: Praise Quotes
"Rapt into still communion that transcends/ The imperfect offices of prayer and praise."
Author: Wordsworth Quotes Category: Praise Quotes
"Applaud us when we run, Console us when we fall, Cheer us when we recover."
Author: Burke Quotes Category: Praise Quotes
"They are good furniture pictures, unworthy of praise, and undeserving of blame."
Author: Ruskin Quotes Category: Praise Quotes Mediocrity Quotes
"You do ill to praise, but worse to censure, what you do not understand"
Author: Vinci Quotes Category: Praise Quotes
"What every genuine philosopher (every genuine man, in fact) craves most is praise -- although the philosophers generally call it ''recognition''!"
Author: James Quotes Category: Praise Quotes
"A continual feast of commendation is only to be obtained by merit or by wealth: many are therefore obliged to content themselves with single morsels, and recompense the infrequency of their enjoyment by excess and riot, whenever fortune sets the banquet before them."
Author: Johnson Quotes Category: Praise Quotes
"He who praises everybody, praises nobody."
Author: Johnson Quotes Category: Praise Quotes
"The real satisfaction which praise can afford, is when what is repeated aloud agrees with the whispers of conscience, by showing us that we have not endeavored to deserve well in vain."
Author: Johnson Quotes Category: Praise Quotes
"Never praise a sister to a sister in the hope of your compliments reaching he proper ears."
Author: Kipling Quotes Category: Praise Quotes
"I have believed the best of every man. And find that to believe is enough to make a bad man show him at his best, or even a good man swings his lantern higher."
Author: Yeats Quotes Category: Praise Quotes
"Pretend that every single person you meet has a sign around his or her neck that says, ''Make me feel important.'' Not only will you succeed in sales, you will succeed in life."
Author: Ash Quotes Category: Praise Quotes Caring Quotes
"Someone praising a man for his foolhardy bravery, Cato, the elder, said, ''There is a wide difference between true courage and a mere contempt of life.''"


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