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It is only an auctioneer who can equally and impartially admire all schools of art.

Oscar Wilde

You always admire what you really don't understand.

Blaise Pascal

Fools admire, but men of sense approve.

Alexander Pope

The secret of happiness is to admire without desiring.

Carl Sandburg

We admire virtue in a woman as long as it doesn't get in our way.

Sacha Guitry

Many admire, few know.


She's been through it. I admire her perseverance.

Amy Stephens

We always like those who admire us; we do not always like those whom we admire.

Francois de La Rochefoucauld

God, I admire Steve Martin.

Bill Paxton

It is often pleasant to stone a martyr, no matter how much we admire him.

John Barth

I'm actually going to try to drum up some support for the guy. I do admire what he did. It was the right thing.

George Stranahan

And, I really admire them. I guess we try to show them as much appreciation as possible.

Al Martin

The more I see of the representatives of the people, the more I admire my dogs.

Alphonse De Lamartine

A fool always finds a greater fool to admire him.

Nicholas Boileau

Otis is amazing, ... I admire him. He has an amazing way with animals.

Robin Birley

What I admire most in men - To sit opposite a mirror at dinner and not look in it.

Richard Harding Davis

I really admire this team's competitiveness. They don't back down.

Debbie Revolta

You have to admire the qualities they bring, the work ethic.

Mayor Bryan Baptiste

As I look out into the sea of everyone here, I see my brother. He is my hero. I admire him so much.

Bethany Parker

I admire what you've done.

Barbara Clark

How we treasure (and admire) the people who acknowledge us!

Julie Morgenstern

The only things one can admire at length are those one admires without knowing why.

Jean Rostand

We always admire the other person more after we've tried to do his job.

William Feather

What we admire about Michelangelo, ... is that he was so devoted to something.

Ross King

The movies we love and admire are to some extent a function of who we are when we see them.

Mary Schmich

You can't ever be really free if you admire somebody too much.

Tove Jansson

You had to admire him. He had a very tough job to do.

Harvey Rosenblum

I want to be very close to someone I respect and admire and have somebody who feels the same way about me.

Richard Bach

I admire you for being willing to do this.

Paul Blanc

I admire her lifestyle, her independence.

Dj Garrity

If there's one thing for which I admire you, it's your original discovery of the Ten Commandments.

Thomas Brackett Reed

I've always admired Joey as a skater. But I admire him even more as a person.

Johann Olav Koss

I admire Steven and Kim very much. They have turned their pain into something encouraging.

Wayne King

A hero is someone we can admire without apology.

Kitty Kelley

I want you to know I admire you enormously for that.

Kulbir Ghumman

He has all the virtues I dislike and none of the vices I admire.

Sir Winston Churchill

Those who agree with us may not be right, but we admire their astuteness.

Cullen Hightower

They hit him hard, but he doesn't let them get to his head. He takes it, and he's quiet about it. I admire him for that.

Joe Diaz

I admire him very much. He's so strong-minded. And his players buy in. That's why they are winning.

Gil Haskell

I may not understand, but I am willing to admire.

Anthony Hope