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Our self-love is mortified, when we think our opinions, and even our tastes, customs, and dresses, either arraigned or condemned; ...
There will always be in society certain persons who are mercuries of its approbation, and whose glance will at any time determine ...
The female part of the Cry (who had many of them often experienced a joyful self- approbation on being told by their admirers that ...
Utopias are presented for our inspection as a critique of the human state. If they are to be treated as anything but trivial exerc ...
When I turn my eye inward, I find nothing but doubt and ignorance. All the world conspires to oppose and contradict me; though suc ...
In a virtuous and free state, no rewards can be so pleasing to sensible minds, as those which include the approbation of our fello ...
Nothing is more common than mutual dislike, where mutual approbation is particularly expected.
Attention and respect give pleasure, however late, or however useless. But they are not useless, when they are late, it is reasona ...
Superstars strive for approbation; heroes walk alone. Superstars crave consensus; heroes define themselves by the judgment of a fu ...
Whenever we approve, we can find a hundred good reasons to justify our approbation. Whenever we dislike, we can find a thousand to ...
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