41 Quotes About Admiring Someone


There are many ways to show love and be loved. These quotes about admiring someone are perfect examples to the various ways you can show your feelings for another.

“A lady’s imagination is very rapid; it jumps from admiration to love, from love to matrimony in a moment.”

“A mixture of admiration and pity is one of the surest recipes for affection.”

“A student never forgets an encouraging private word, when it is given with sincere respect and admiration.”

“Admiration for a quality or an art can be so strong that it deters us from striving to possess it.”

“Admiration is a very short-lived passion, that immediately decays upon growing familiar with its object.”

“Between flattery and admiration there often flows a river of contempt.”

“Blessed is he who has learned to admire but not envy, to follow but not imitate, to praise but not flatter, and to lead but not manipulate.”

“Directing has only increased my admiration and respect for what it is that actors do.”

“Great is our admiration of the orator who speaks with fluency and discretion.”

“He who marvels at the beauty of the world in summer will find equal cause for wonder and admiration in winter.”

“He who wants a rose must respect her thorn.”

“I don’t have to agree with you to like you or respect you.”

“I have health. I have a wonderful support system. I have the admiration of millions of strangers, which I do not underestimate.”

“I have to make decisions that people are a little confused about, in a way, and I just express the appreciation, admiration and respect I have. I just try to be the best I can, but I’m human.”

“I would say that awards are for children. Because children need a tangible representation of their achievement. And as adults, you have to settle for the respect and admiration of your peers.”

“If you want to sacrifice the admiration of many men for the criticism of one, go ahead, get married.”

“It is characteristic to believe that those in need are given to, that the squeaky hinge is the one that gets the oil, but in the realm of emotions this is not so.”

“It is not enough to behave reverently; we must feel in our hearts reverence for our Heavenly Father and our Lord, Jesus Christ. Reverence flows from our admiration and respect for Deity.”

“Know yourself. Don’t accept your dog’s admiration as conclusive evidence that you are wonderful.”

“Librarianship is one of the few callings in the world for which is it still possible to feel unqualified admiration and respect.”

“Many people value criticism in the early stage of a relationship, but become allergic to it over time. Remember this: No one can survive in a marriage (at least not happily) if they feel more judged than admired.”

“Maybe you are the ‘cool’ generation If coolness means a capacity to stay calm and use your head in the service of ends passionately believed in, then it has my admiration.”

“Men are not very good at loving, but they are experts at admiring and respecting; the woman who goes after their admiration and respect will often come out better than she who goes out after their love.”

“My religion consists of a humble admiration of the illimitable superior spirit who reveals himself in the slight details we are able to perceive with our frail and feeble mind.”

“Nail me to my car and I’ll tell you who you are”

“No perfectionist has ever met his own benchmarks, and no one so famished for admiration has ever received enough of it.”

“Our admiration of the antique is not admiration of the old, but of the natural.”

“Respect for ourselves guides our morals, respect for others guides our manners.”

“Tell me what you eat, and I will tell you who you are.”

“Tell me who admires and loves you, and I will tell you who you are.”

“Tell me with whom you associate, and I will tell you who you are.”

“The bond that links your true family is not one of blood, but of respect and joy in each other’s life.”

“The first basic need of a male is sexual fulfillment; for a female, affection. The second most basic need of a male is recreational companionship; for a female, communication and conversation.”

“The love of family and the admiration of friends is much more important than wealth and privilege.”

“There is an innocence in admiration; it is found in those to whom it has never yet occurred that they, too, might be admired some day.”

“To be one, to be united is a great thing. But to respect the right to be different is maybe even greater.”

“To some extent, we’ve always had an admiration for extroversion in our culture. But the extrovert ideal really came to play at the turn of the 20th century when we had the rise of big business.”

“We reserve our deepest respect and admiration for those who volunteer for service and give their lives to help keep our nation secure.”

“What I have known with respect to myself, has tended much to lessen both my admiration, and my contempt, of others.”

“What is love? As far as I can tell, it is passion, admiration and respect. If you have two, you have enough. If you have all three, you don’t have to die to go to heaven.”

“When you are content to be simply yourself and don’t compare or compete, everybody will respect you.”

There are many ways you can show someone you love and admire them.

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