Sunday, May 01, 2005

Compliment Quotes

I can live for two months on a good compliment.  ~Mark Twain What flatterers say, try to make true.  ~German Proverb It is great to get praise from the lips of taciturnity.  ~John Addington Symonds A compliment is usually accompanied with a bow, as if to beg pardon for paying it.  ~A.W. Hare & J.C. Hare, Guesses at Truth Current among men, Like coin, the tinsel clink of compliment. ~Lord Alfred Tennyson, Princess Modesty is the only sure bait when you angle for praise.  ~Lord Chesterfield Men prefer brief praise, pitched high; women are satisfied with praise in a lower key, just so it goes on and on.  ~Mignon McLaughlin, The Neurotic's Notebook, 1960 Flatterers look like friends, as wolves like dogs.  ~George Chapman God was just showing off when he created you.  ~From the movie Keeping the Faith Other men it is said have seen angels, but I have seen thee and th


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