Admiration Quotes

Some quotes about admiration

Admiration, n. Our polite recognition of another’s resemblance to ourselves.
Ambrose Bierce
We tend to become like those whom we admire.
Thomas S. Monson
There are charms made only for distant admiration.
Samuel Johnson
Admiration is a very short-lived passion, that immediately decays upon growing familiar with its object.
Joseph Addison
Woman is not made to be the admiration of all, but the happiness of one.
Edmund Burke
I act and perform in hopes of getting attention and admiration.
Tia Carrere
The secret of happiness is to admire without desiring.
Carl Sandburg
A hero is someone we can admire without apology.
Kitty Kelley
Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.
Benjamin Franklin
Admiration is great, but there is a line not to cross.
Taissa Farmiga
Generally, we admire the thing we are not.
Stephen Fry
The more I see of the representatives of the people, the more I admire my dogs.
Alphonse de Lamartine
The love of family and the admiration of friends is much more important than wealth and privilege.
Charles Kuralt
There is an innocence in admiration: it occurs in one who has not yet realized that they might one day be admired.
Friedrich Nietzsche
I never admire another’s fortune so much that I became dissatisfied with my own.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
To love is to admire with the heart; to admire is to love with the mind.
Theophile Gautier
Have you ever felt the longing for someone you could admire? For something, not to look down at, but up to?
Ayn Rand
Whatever you do for the sole purpose of having others admire you, your efforts will most likely be in vain.
Dave Pelzer
I don’t have to agree with you to like you or respect you.
Anthony Bourdain
There has also been much love, joy, evidence of admiration, there has never been one without the other.
Isabelle Adjani
she is admired from afar. These admirers court her in secret, in the safety of their dreams.
Whitney Otto
A lady’s imagination is very rapid; it jumps from admiration to love, from love to matrimony in a moment.
Jane Austen

2 thoughts on “Admiration Quotes”

  1. I admire her for her flawless character, and some wonderful characteristics; for her beauty and her brains. She is my love. She is my admiration nonetheless.

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