Quoteland.com Home Topics Resources Groups
Education FAQs Site Info Contact Us About the Authors
TOPICS
Bookmark and Share
Flattery
BooksBooks about Flattery
Engrave a QuoteClick this icon to engrave the quote on mugs, bookmarks, t-shirts and much more

Rows: 1 - 25 of 44

1 2 | Next 25 >>

Page: 1 of 2

Engrave this Quote He that flatters you more than you desire either has deceived you or wishes to deceive.
Engrave this quote in Our Store! | Rate this Quote! | Tell a Friend
-Italian Proverb
Engrave this Quote Flattery makes friends and truth makes enemies.
Engrave this quote in Our Store! | Rate this Quote! | Tell a Friend
-Proverb
Engrave this Quote Many lick before they bite.
Engrave this quote in Our Store! | Rate this Quote! | Tell a Friend
-Proverb
Engrave this Quote If we did not flatter ourselves the flattery from others would not harm us.
Engrave this quote in Our Store! | Rate this Quote! | Tell a Friend
-Proverb
Engrave this Quote Between flattery and admiration there often flows a river of contempt.
Engrave this quote in Our Store! | Rate this Quote! | Tell a Friend
-Minna Antrim
Engrave this Quote . . . it is happy for you that you possess the talent of flattering with delicacy. May I ask whether these pleasing attentions proceed from the impulse of the moment, or are the result of previous study?
Engrave this quote in Our Store! | Rate this Quote! | Tell a Friend
-Jane Austen
Pride and Prejudice
Engrave this Quote I would rather hear the pleased laugh of a child over some feature of my exhibition than receive as I did the flattering compliments of the Prince of Wales.
Engrave this quote in Our Store! | Rate this Quote! | Tell a Friend
-P. T. (Phineas Taylor) Barnum
Engrave this Quote Flattery is a form of hatred.
Engrave this quote in Our Store! | Rate this Quote! | Tell a Friend
-Bible
Engrave this Quote Flattery is like cologne water, to be smelt, not swallowed.
Engrave this quote in Our Store! | Rate this Quote! | Tell a Friend
-Josh Billings
Engrave this Quote The flattery of posterity is not worth much more than contemporary flattery, which is worth nothing.
Engrave this quote in Our Store! | Rate this Quote! | Tell a Friend
-Jorge Luis Borges
Engrave this Quote A fool flatters himself, a wise man flatters the fool.
Engrave this quote in Our Store! | Rate this Quote! | Tell a Friend
-Edward George Bulwer-Lytton
Engrave this Quote Flattery corrupts both the receiver and the giver.
Engrave this quote in Our Store! | Rate this Quote! | Tell a Friend
-Edmund Burke
Engrave this Quote The reason that adulation is not displeasing is that, though untrue, it shows one to be of consequence enough, in one way or other, to induce people to lie.
Engrave this quote in Our Store! | Rate this Quote! | Tell a Friend
-Lord (George Gordon) Byron
Engrave this Quote Flatterers look like friends, as wolves like dogs.
Engrave this quote in Our Store! | Rate this Quote! | Tell a Friend
-George Chapman
Engrave this Quote Women who are either indisputably beautiful, or indisputably ugly, are best flattered upon the score of their understandings; but those who are in a state of mediocrity are best flattered upon their beauty, or at least their graces: for every woman who is not absolutely ugly, thinks herself handsome.
Engrave this quote in Our Store! | Rate this Quote! | Tell a Friend
-Lord Chesterfield
Engrave this Quote . . . although a skilful flatterer is a most delightful companion, if you can keep him all to yourself, his taste becomes very doubtful when he takes to complimenting other people.
Engrave this quote in Our Store! | Rate this Quote! | Tell a Friend
-Charles Dickens
Nicholas Nickleby
Engrave this Quote We swallow with one gulp the lie that flatters us, and drink drop by drop the truth which is bitter to us.
Engrave this quote in Our Store! | Rate this Quote! | Tell a Friend
-Denis Diderot
Engrave this Quote For lack of a better term, they've labeled me a sex symbol. It's flattering and it should happen to every bald, overweight guy.
Engrave this quote in Our Store! | Rate this Quote! | Tell a Friend
-Dennis Franz
Engrave this Quote When the flatterer pipes, then the devil dances.
Engrave this quote in Our Store! | Rate this Quote! | Tell a Friend
-Thomas Fuller
Gnomologia, 1732
Engrave this Quote Look closely at those who patronize you. Half are unfeeling, half untaught.
Engrave this quote in Our Store! | Rate this Quote! | Tell a Friend
-Johann von Goethe
Engrave this Quote Just praise is only a debt, but flattery is a present.
Engrave this quote in Our Store! | Rate this Quote! | Tell a Friend
-Samuel Johnson
Engrave this Quote Nothing flatters a man as much as the happiness of his wife; he is always proud of himself as the source of it.
Engrave this quote in Our Store! | Rate this Quote! | Tell a Friend
-Samuel Johnson
Engrave this Quote Don't flatter the rich, or appear to willing before the great.
Engrave this quote in Our Store! | Rate this Quote! | Tell a Friend
-Thomas Kempis
Engrave this Quote Every flatterer lives at the expense of him who listens to him.
Engrave this quote in Our Store! | Rate this Quote! | Tell a Friend
-Jean De La Fontaine
Engrave this Quote He who says he hates every kind of flattery, and says it in earnest, certainly does not yet know every kind of flattery.
Engrave this quote in Our Store! | Rate this Quote! | Tell a Friend
-G. C. (Georg Christoph) Lichtenberg

Rows: 1 - 25 of 44

1 2 | Next 25 >>

Page: 1 of 2


Copyright © 1997-2001 Quoteland.com, Inc., all rights reserved unless otherwise noted.  

 
Quoteland would like to thank Quotations Book for its extensive contribution to our database
Follow Quoteland on twitter: