The deepest principle in human nature is the craving to be appreciated.
— William James

A battle lost or won is easily described, understood, and appreciated, but the moral growth of a great nation requires reflection, as well as observation, to appreciate it.
Frederick Douglass appreciated quote

Noble character is best appreciated in those ages in which it can most readily develop.
— Tacitus

Continuous eloquence wearies. Grandeur must be abandoned to be appreciated. Continuity in everything is unpleasant. Cold is agreeable, that we may get warm.
— Blaise Pascal

I got a lot of support from my parents. That's the one thing I always appreciated. They didn't tell me I was being stupid; they told me I was being funny.
— appreciated quotation by Jim Carrey