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  • Berthold Auerbach
    Berthold Auerbach
    German-Jewish poet and author
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    All men are selfish, but the vain man is in love with himself. He admires, like the lover his adored one, everything which to others is indifferent.
  • William M. Thackeray
    William M. Thackeray
    British writer 1811-1863
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    He who meanly admires mean things is a snob.
  • Tell me who admires you and loves you, and I will tell you who you are.
  • Anatole France
    Anatole France
    French writer (ps. of J. A. Thibault) 1844-1924
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    The books that everybody admires are those that nobody reads.
  • Sigmund Freud
    Sigmund Freud
    Austrian psychiatrist 1856-1939
    Sigmund Freud
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    The impression forces itself upon one that men measure by false standards, that everyone seeks power, success, riches for himself, and admires others who attain them, while undervaluing the truly precious thing in life.
  • Alfred A. Montapert
    Alfred A. Montapert
    American writer
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    The main source of our wealth is goodness. The affections and the generous qualities that God admires in a world full of greed.
  • Jean Rostand
    Jean Rostand
    French writer 1897-1977
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    The only things one can admire at length are those one admires without knowing why.
  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar Wilde
    Irish writer 1854-1900
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    We can forgive a man for making a useful thing as long as he does not admire it. The only excuse for making a useless thing is that one admires it intensely.
  • Lord Chesterfield
    Lord Chesterfield
    English statesman, diplomat and writer (Philip Dormer Stanhope) 1694-1773
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    Wit is so shining a quality that everybody admires it; most people aim at it, all people fear it, and few love it unless in themselves. A man must have a good share of wit himself to endure a great share of it in another.
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