Gratitude is more of a compliment to yourself than someone else.
We ought to punish pitilessly that shameful pretence of friendly intercourse. I like a man to be a man, and to show on all occasions the bottom of his heart in his discourse. Let that be the thing to speak, and never let our feelings be beneath vain compliments
Pay it forward with free compliments. They are returned in due time.
A woman will doubt everything you say except it be compliments to herself
It was pretty neat, really. I think it was Benjamin Franklin who said ‘Small things seem great to people of small circumstances.’ That seemed like a pretty great thing to me. It was a tremendous compliment. I took it that way. I’ve never seen anything like that in this league.
I will be generous with my love today. I will sprinkle compliments and uplifting words everywhere I go. I will do this knowing that my words are like seeds and when they fall on fertile soil, a reflection of those seeds will grow into something greater.
Paine was a grand fellow — high—with the most splendid sense of justice. But he was a reasoner — not warm — not letting out the natural palpitating passion… which perhaps he didn’t have. But I see all that and more in Ingersoll. His imagination flames and plays up, up, up. It is a grand...
There is an easy way to silence your critics; just try to do what they say you can’t do. If they are still not content, do more of it! Keep doing it until you become a master. Then look around, and you will see fewer critics and many compliments!
Get not your friends by bare compliments, but by giving them sensible tokens of your love.
…For like a rugged tree you are hard and sound at the core.
There were still times I was nervous. Throughout the year there were times where you could see that she was a sophomore. But I thought she stepped up to the plate really well. Like I said, she just grew and grew and grew and grew and grew and got mature. Even other coaches would compliment...
I have to compliment my team because they kept their composure when our outside shots weren’t falling. They did what they needed to do to get the win. We’re thrilled to have the opportunity to go back to the hotel tonight and prepare for Kentucky and not have to pack our bags.
Compliments land assoft and gentle on my earsas a butterfly.