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Knowledge is that which, next to virtue, truly raises one person above another.
Knowledge
Joseph Addison

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Praise the Lord and pass the ammunition.
Praise
American Proverb

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Praise invariably implies a reference to a higher standard.
Praise
Aristotle

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The praise that comes from love does not make us vain, but more humble.
Praise
Sir James M. Barrie

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A negative judgment gives you more satisfaction than praise, provided it smacks of jealousy.
Critics and Criticism
Jean Baudrillard

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Praise does wonders for the sense of hearing.
Praise
Best of Bits and Pieces

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Let another praise you and not your own mouth, a stranger and not your own lips.
Praise
Bible

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You cannot raise a man up by calling him down.
Motivation
William Boetcker

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Attach yourself to those who advise you rather than praise you.
Praise
Nicholas Boileau

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My downfall raises me to infinite heights.
Failure
Napoleon Bonaparte

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And lips say God be pitiful, who never said, God be praised.
Religion
Elizabeth Barrett Browning

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A heap of epithets is poor praise: the praise lies in the facts, and in the way of telling them.
Praise
Jean De La Bruyere

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Praise out of season, or tactlessly bestowed, can freeze the heart as much as blame.
Praise
Pearl S. Buck

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One should use praise to recognize what one is not.
Praise
Elias Canetti

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I praise loudly, I blame softly.
Blame
Catherine II of Russia

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Do everything with a mind that lets go. Do not expect praise or reward.
Service
Achaan Chah

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Modesty is the only sure bait when you angle for praise.
Modesty
Lord Chesterfield

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A new philosophy generally means in practice the praise of some old vice.
Philosophers and Philosophy
Gilbert K. Chesterton

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To understand your parents' love you must raise children yourself.
Parents and Parenting
Chinese Proverb

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The sad souls of those who lived without blame and without praise.
Life and Living
Dante Alighieri

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Whenever anyone has offended me, I try to raise my soul so high that the offense cannot reach it.
Insults
Rene Descartes

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It is not possible to eat me without insisting that I sing praises of my devourer?
Gratitude
Fyodor Dostoevsky

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Plots, true or false, are necessary things, to raise up commonwealths, and ruin kings.
Revolutions and Revolutionaries
John Dryden

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The only way to escape the personal corruption of praise is to go on working.
Praise
Albert Einstein

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Blame is safer than praise.
Critics and Criticism
Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Research is what I'm doing when I don't know what I'm doing.
[ Research ] Wernher Von Braun