Admiration Quotes

Admiration is a very short-lived passion that immediately decays upon growing familiar with its object, unless it be still fed with fresh discoveries, and kept alive by a new perpetual succession of miracles rising up to its view.
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Addison, Joseph
1672-1719 British Essayist Poet Statesman

When somebody gives you a sexy look, you know they’re trying. It’s terrible! But when you smile, it’s so much sexier!
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Alt, Carol
1960 American Model

The secret of happiness is to admire without desiring.
Admiration
Bradley, Francis H.
1846-1924 British Philosopher

Oh! death will find me long before I tire of watching you.
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Brooke, Rupert
1887-1915 British Poet

To cease to admire is a proof of deterioration.
Admiration
Cooley, Charles Horton
1864-1929 American Sociologist

Distance is a great promoter of admiration!
Admiration
Diderot, Denis
1713-1784 French Philosopher

Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.
Admiration
Franklin, Benjamin
1706-1790 American Scientist Publisher Diplomat

We always love those who admire us; we do not always love those whom we admire.
Admiration
La Rochefoucauld, Francois De
1613-1680 French Classical Writer

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.
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Mann, Thomas
1875-1955 German Author Critic

Animals do not admire each other. A horse does not admire its companion.
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Pascal, Blaise
1623-1662 French Scientist Religious Philosopher

Fools admire, but men of sense approve.
Admiration
Pope, Alexander
1688-1744 British Poet Critic Translator

You always admire what you really don’t understand.
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Roosevelt, Eleanor
1884-1962 American First Lady Columnist Lecturer Humanitarian

The only things one can admire at length are those one admires without knowing why.
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Rostand, Jean
1894-1977 French Biologist Writer

Nothing is more admirable than the fortitude with which millionaires tolerate the disadvantages of their wealth.
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Wolfe, Nero

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