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Picture quote by Sayings about life

Celebrate the small things and our lives become bigger than ever. ⏤ Sayings

Picture quote by Brian Tracy about praise

Praise is a powerful people-builder. Catch individuals doing something right. ⏤ Brian Tracy

Picture quote about appraise

You will not be appraised by the weight of your words but by depth of your doings.

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You can tell the character of every man when you see how he gives and receives praise.

Seneca, statesman

Praise makes good people better and bad people worse.


The best way to get praise is to die.

Italian Proverbs,

I pay no attention whatever to anybody's praise or blame. I simply follow my own feelings.

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, musician

Few people have the wisdom to prefer the criticism that would do them good, to the praise that deceives them.

Francois de la Rochefoucauld, writer

I can live for two months on a good compliment.

Mark Twain, author

The only way to escape the personal corruption of praise is to go on working.

Albert Einstein, physicist

Admonish your friends privately, but praise them openly.

Publilius Syrus, writer

Please all, and you will please none.

Aesop, author

The best ballplayer's the one who doesn't think he made good. He keeps trying to convince you.

Casey (Charles Dillon) Stengel,

No matter how busy you are, you must take time to make the other person feel important.

Mary Kay Ash, businesswoman

Criticism is more effective when it sounds like praise.

Arnold Glasgow,

People who want the most approval get the least and people who need approval the least get the most.

Wayne Dyer, psychologist

The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate.

Oprah Winfrey, entertainer

In doing what we ought we deserve no praise, because it is our duty.

Augustine of Hippo, philosopher

The greatest compliment that was ever paid me was when one asked what I thought, and attended to my answer.

Henry David Thoreau, author

There is no stimulus like that which comes from the consciousness of knowing that others believe in us.

Orison Swett Marden, writer

The love of praise, howe'er conceal'd by art,Reigns more or less, and glows in ev'ry heart.

Edward Young, poet

The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.

Norman Vincent Peale, clergyman

Applaud us when we run, Console us when we fall, Cheer us when we recover.

Edmund Burke, statesman

Everybody likes a compliment.

Abraham Lincoln, president

He who praises everybody, praises nobody.

Samuel Johnson, author

The highest form of worship is the worship of unselfish Christian service. The greatest form of praise is the sound of consecrated feet seeking out the lost and helpless.

Billy Graham, evangelist

Attach yourself to those who advise you rather than praise you.

Nicholas Boileau,

I know of no manner of speaking so offensive as that of giving praise, and closing it with an exception.

Sir Richard Steele,

Don't tell a woman she's pretty; tell her there's no other woman like her, and all roads will open to you.

Jules Renard, dramatist

Praise the Lord and pass the ammunition.


When millions applaud you seriously ask yourself what harm you have done; and when they disapprove you, what good.

Charles Caleb Colton, writer

The praise that comes from love does not make us vain, but more humble.

James Barrie,

Even philosophers will praise war as ennobling mankind, forgetting the Greek who said: 'War is bad in that it begets more evil than it kills.'

Immanuel Kant, philosopher

Naturalness is the easiest thing in the world to acquire, if you will forget yourself-forget about the impression you are trying to make.

Dale Carnegie, writer

Nothing is more effective than sincere, accurate praise, and nothing is more lame than a cookie-cutter compliment.

Bill Walsh, editor

I praise loudly. I blame softly.

Catherine the Great, royalty

Many know how to flatter, few know how to praise.

Wendell Phillips, activist

Usually we praise only to be praised.

Francois de la Rochefoucauld, writer

So long as you are praised think only that you are not yet on your own path but on that of another.

Friedrich Nietzsche, philosopher

Do not trust to the cheering, for those persons would shout as much if you and I were going to be hanged.

Oliver Cromwell, soldier

Eulogy. Praise of a person who has either the advantages of wealth and power, or the consideration to be dead.

Ambrose Bierce, journalist

When you cannot get a compliment in any other way pay yourself one.

Mark Twain, author

When someone does something good, applaud! You will make two people happy.

Samuel Goldwyn, producer

A pat on the back is only a few vertebrae removed from a kick in the pants, but is miles ahead in results.

Ella Wheeler Wilcox, writer

It is one thing to praise discipline, and another to submit to it.

Miguel de Cervantes, novelist

Praise undeserved, is satire in disguise.

Alexander Pope, poet

People blame themselves for the purpose of being praised.


Not to be cheered by praise, not to be grieved by blame, but to know thoroughly one's own virtues or powers are the characteristics of an excellent man.

Satchel Paige, athlete

Praise is not seemly in the mouth of a sinner, for it was not sent him of the Lord. Ecclesiasticus 15:9


Has a woman who knew she was well-dressed ever caught a cold?

Friedrich Nietzsche, philosopher

Applause is the spur of noble minds, the end and aim of weak ones.

Charles Caleb Colton, writer

Compliments cost nothing, yet many pay dear for them.

Thomas Fuller, clergyman

Praise invariably implies a reference to a higher standard.

Aristotle, philosopher

A compliment is something like a kiss through a veil.

Victor Hugo, author

Praising an honest person who doesn't deserve it, always wounds them.

Nicholas Boileau,

The surest plan to make a man is, think him so.

James Russell Lowell, poet

I find war detestable but those who praise it without participating in it even more so.

Romain Rolland, novelist

Getting people to like you is merely the other side of liking them.

Norman Vincent Peale, clergyman

I'm a bit of a P. T. Barnum. I make stars out of everyone.

Donald Trump, president

Praise from an enemy is the most pleasing of all commendations.

Sir Richard Steele,

A refusal of praise is a desire to be praised twice.

Francois de la Rochefoucauld, writer

Everybody has the right to be left alone but nobody has the right to demand approval.


Sandwich every bit of criticism between two layers of praise.

Mary Kay Ash, businesswoman

Sweet is the scene where genial friendship plays the pleasing game of interchanging praise.

Oliver Wendell Holmes, writer

One should use praise to recognize what one is not.

Elias Canetti, author

Whom the gods wish to destroy they first call promising.

Cyril Connolly, intellectual

Someone praising a man for his foolhardy bravery, Cato, the elder, said, There is a wide difference between true courage and a mere contempt of life.

Plutarch, philosopher

Few things in the world are more powerful than a positive push. A smile. A world of optimism and hope. A you can do it when things are tough.

Richard M. DeVos, businessman

The sweetest of all sounds is praise.

Xenophon, soldier

I have yet to find the man, however exalted his station, who did not do better work and put forth greater effort under a spirit of approval than under a spirit of criticism.

Charles M. Schwab, businessman

We believe that the applause of silence is the only kind that counts.

Alfred Jarry, writer

There's not one wise man among twenty will praise himself.

William Shakespeare, dramatist

It is more difficult to praise rightly than to blame.

Thomas Fuller, clergyman

Let another praise you and not your own mouth, a stranger and not your own lips.


You can handle people more successfully by enlisting their feelings than by convincing their reason.

Paul P. Parker,

Pleasant words are as an honeycomb, sweet to the soul, and health to the bones.


And if these mountains had eyes, they would wake to find two strangers in their fences, standing in admiration as a breathing red pours its tinge upon earth's shore. These mountains, which have seen untold sunrises, long to thunder praise but stand reverent, silent so that man's weak praise should be given God's attention.

Donald Miller,

You can't eat compliments.

Charles Monroe Schulz,

Their silence is praise enough.

Terence, writer

A heap of epithets is poor praise: the praise lies in the facts, and in the way of telling them.

Jean De La Bruyere, philosopher

The simple act of playing positive attention to people has a great deal to do with productivity.

Thomas J. Peters,

There are two things people want more than sex and money... recognition and praise.

Mary Kay Ash, businesswoman

How does it happen, Maecenas, that no one is content with that lot of which he has chosen or which chance has thrown his way, but praises those who follow a different course?

Horace, poet

If you treat an individual... as if he were what he ought to be and could be, he will become what he ought to be and could be.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, writer

A man is never more serious than when he praise himself.

G. C. (Georg Christoph) Lichtenberg, scientist

There is no investment you can make which will pay you so well as the effort to scatter sunshine and good cheer through your establishment.

Orison Swett Marden, writer

When life seems just a dreary grind; and things seem fated to annoy; say something nice to someone else and watch the world light up with joy.


Everyone has an invisible sign hanging from their neck saying, Make me feel important. Never forget this message when working with people.

Mary Kay Ash, businesswoman

When I'm talking to a large audience, I imagine that I'm talking to a single person.

Red Barber, celebrity

We must not always judge of the generality of the opinion by the noise of the acclamation.

Edmund Burke, statesman

Praise out of season, or tactlessly bestowed, can freeze the heart as much as blame.

Pearl Buck,

Some natures are too good to be spoiled by praise.

Ralph Waldo Emerson, poet

Anything in any way beautiful derives its beauty from itself and asks nothing beyond itself. Praise is no part of it, for nothing is made worse or better by praise.

Marcus Aurelius, emperor

So far as I can remember, there is not one word in the Gospels in praise of intelligence.

Bertrand Russell, philosopher

It was a good thing to have a couple of thousand people all rigid and frozen together, in the palm of one's hand.

Charles Dickens, writer

The applause of a single human being is of great consequence.

Samuel Johnson, author

I have believed the best of every man. And find that to believe is enough to make a bad man show him at his best, or even a good man swings his lantern higher.

William Butler Yeats, poet

An audience is never wrong. An individual member of it may be an imbecile, but a thousand imbeciles together in the dark -- that is critical genius.

Billy Wilder, director

Let the master praise him, and say, "Here ye do well." For, I assure you, there is no such whetstone to sharpen a good wit, and encourage a will to learning, as is praise.

Roger Ascham, writer

The pat on the back, the arm around the shoulder, the praise for what was done right and the sympathetic nod for what wasn't are as much a part of golf as life itself.

Gerald R. Ford, president

He who trims himself to suit everyone will soon whittle himself away.

Raymond Hull,

I never let them cough. They wouldn't dare.

Ethel Barrymore, actress

Praise the bridge that carried you over.

George Colman, dramatist

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