1. 10

    What really flatters a man is that you think him worth flattering.

  2. 9

    Look closely at those who patronize you. Half are unfeeling, half untaught.

  3. 8

    Knavery and flattery are blood relations.

  4. 7

    He does me double wrongThat wounds me with the flatteries of his tongue.

  5. 6

    Self-love is the greatest of all flatterers.

  6. 5

    The more we love our friends, the less we flatter them; it is by excusing nothing that pure love shows itself.

  7. 4

    Listening, not imitation, may be the sincerest form of flattery.

  8. 3

    Nothing flatters a man as much as the happiness of his wife; he is always proud of himself as the source of it.

  9. 2

    Flattery makes friends and truth makes enemies.

  10. 1

    He that flatters you more than you desire either has deceived you or wishes to deceive.