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Admiration for a quality or an art can be so strong that it deters us from striving to possess it.
I am more and more convinced that man is a dangerous creature; and that power, whether vested in many or a few, is ever grasping, ...
Admiration is a very short-lived passion that immediately decays upon growing familiar with its object, unless it be still fed wit ...
Between flattery and admiration there often flows a river of contempt.
Honour a physician with the honour due unto him for the uses which ye may have of him: for the Lord hath created him. For of the m ...
A lady's imagination is very rapid; it jumps from admiration to love, from love to matrimony in a moment.
No man is offended by another man's admiration of the woman he loves; it is the woman only who can make it a torment.
Only one comes back with me tomorrow, probably Miss Eliza, & I
rather dread it. We shall not have two Ideas in common. She is
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Although Samuel had a depraved imagination--perhaps even because of this--love, for him, was less a matter of the senses than of t ...
Admiration. Our polite recognition of another's resemblance to ourselves.
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