The poet never asks for admiration; he wants to be believed.
A lady's imagination is very rapid; it jumps from admiration to love, from love to matrimony in a moment.
We always love those who admire us; we do not always love those whom we admire.
Don't accept your dog's admiration as conclusive evidence that you are wonderful.
To love is to admire with the heart; to admire is to love with the mind.
You always admire what you really don't understand.
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.
If you want to sacrifice the admiration of many men for the criticism of one, go ahead, get married.
The secret of happiness is to admire without desiring.
Distance is a great promoter of admiration!