Inspirational Sayings

Sayings About Admiration

Great inspirational sayings on about admiration often are misunderstood until one is able to interpret their inner meanings. Admiration can stem from envy but more often from appreciating that which is not always seen or experienced.
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We always love those who admire us;
we do not always love those whom we admire.
Francois De La Rochefoucauld

Distance is a
great promoter of admiration!
Denis Diderot

You always admire what you
really don't understand.
Eleanor Roosevelt

I have always been an admirer.
I regard the gift of admiration as indispensable
if one is to amount to something;
I don't know where I would be without it.
Thomas Mann

Human affairs inspire in
noble hearts only two feelings-admiration or pity.
Anatole France

Admiration begins where
acquaintance ceases.
Samuel Johnson

A student never forgets
an encouraging private word,
when it is given with sincere respect and admiration.
Willaim Lyon Phelps

Some people are molded by their admirations,
others by their hostilities.
Elizabeth Bowen

Admiration is a very short-lived passion, that immediately decays upon growing familiar with its object.
Joseph Addison

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