quote by Oscar Wilde

Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery that mediocrity can pay to greatness.

— Oscar Wilde

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Imitation flattery quote Nothing in this world is harder than speaking the truth, nothing easier than fla

Nothing in this world is harder than speaking the truth, nothing easier than flattery.

Imitation is not just the sincerest form of flattery - it's the sincerest form of learning.

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

Imitation flattery quote It is better to fail in originality than to succeed in imitation.

It is better to fail in originality than to succeed in imitation.

Imitation is flattery, and The Hills Have Eyes is a classic.

I believe that love--not imitation--is the sincerest form of flattery.

Your imitator thinks that you can be duplicated; your lover knows you can't.

Imitation is the sincerest flattery.

Imitation flattery quote Do something wonderful, people may imitate it.

Do something wonderful, people may imitate it.

Imitation is the highest form of flattery, but clones kind of get it wrong because we are promoting individuality and being proud of being yourself.

Imitation is the highest form of flattery.

Imitation is obviously a great form of flattery.

Imitation flattery quote Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.

Those who do not want to imitate anything, produce nothing.

Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery.

Copying or imitation is the highest form of flattery.

Imitation is flattery

Imitation isn't the sincerest form of flattery - it's plagiarism.

The best form of flattery is to be admired, imitated or respected.

I've always felt proud our fans look up to us or feel we are inspirational.

What makes you attractive is being yourself, being natural, being unaware.

Even though makeup is important, you should do it all, and then forget about it. You don't want to look like anyone else, any more than you want to be anyone else. You want to look like you. Imitation may be the sincerest form of flattery - but it's flattering to someone else. Not to you.

I think imitation is always the greatest form of flattery.

Imitation is the surest form of flattery and failure.

I am not interested with your talk about my ideas. I am more interested in your applying them to your life. If you do not, then you are essentially not in accord with your own mind.

After watching the State of the Union address the other night [1994], I'm reminded of the old adage that imitation is the sincerest form of flattery. Only in this case, it's not flattery, but grand larceny: the intellectual theft of ideas that you and I recognize as our own. Speech delivery counts for little on the world stage unless you have convictions, and, yes, the vision to see beyond the front row seats.

My cut is blunt and futuristic, and Nicki Minaj started wearing that bob on her head after she came to my show, so at the end of the day, I know what I do, and I know what I possess, and I know who I am. I'm a trendsetter. The biggest form of flattery is imitation, so I'm flattered.

I don't think imitation is the highest form of flattery, I think it's annoying.

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

. . . If you want to influence someone, listen to what he says. . . . When he finishes talking, ask him about any points that you do not understand.

In Hollywood, imitation is the most profitable form of flattery.

That is the only plausible explanation.

If imitation is the greatest form of flattery, Punk, don't flatter me.

I know imitation is the highest form of flattery, but stealing one's identity is totally different.

Imitation is always insult--not flattery.

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