Compliments Sayings and Quotes
Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous
old compliments quotes, compliments sayings, and compliments proverbs, collected over the years from a variety
You have to love yourself or you'll never be able to accept compliments from anyone.
The most sincere compliment we can pay is attention.
Walter Inglis Anderson
Compliments and criticism are all ultimately based on some form of projection.
No compliment can be eloquent, except as an expression of indifference.
To pay compliments to the one we love is the first method of caressing, a demi-audacity venturing. A compliment is something like a kiss through a veil.
The best compliment to a mother is to appreciate her little one.
The best advice is often the compliments received, and they are often about an associate who did something exceptional. I tell my teams that it's the random acts of kindness, the unexpected, that people remember most.
Compliments cost nothing, yet many pay dear for them.
An occasional compliment is necessary to keep up one's self-respect.
The best compliment to a child or a friend is the feeling you give him that he has been set free to make his own inquiries, to come to conclusions that are right for him, whether or not they coincide with your own.
Everybody likes a compliment.
Compliments land as soft and gentle on my ears as a butterfly.
Richelle E. Goodrich
If you can't get a compliment any other way, pay yourself one.
A compliment is something like a kiss through a veil.
Complimenting someone in an exaggerated way is known as flattery, and flattery will generally get you anything you want.
The finest compliment you can pay a man is that his word was as good as gold.
Compliments aren't really a journalistic angle.
The young compliment their greatness on the number of their friends; the old, on the confidence of them.
No compliment is ever sufficient and every insult, of course, is true.
If people did not compliment one another there would be little society.
Marquis De Vauvenargues
Compliment people. Magnify their strengths, not their weaknesses.
A compliment is verbal sunshine
It's still a compliment when you're backed by younger and older, but it's actually unexpected. It's surprising, but for me it's in fact the most beautiful compliment.
Compliment others on the virtues they have; and they're not half as pleased as being complimented for the ones they don't have.
It's good to receive compliments, and it's even better to give them.
If your compliments are making women feel uncomfortable, scared, anxious, annoyed or harassed, you're probably not doing them right.
A sincere compliment is always grateful to a lady, so long as you don't try to knock her down with it.
A compliment is usually accompanied with a bow, as if to beg pardon for paying it.
If you have enough people sitting around telling you you're wonderful, then you start believing you're fabulous, then someone tells you you stink and you believe that too.
Nothing is more effective than sincere, accurate praise, and nothing is more lame than a cookie-cutter compliment.
You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection.
There are only three things women need in life food, water, and compliments.
If you want to win friends, make it a point to remember them. If you remember my name, you pay me a subtle compliment; you indicate that I have made an impression on you. Remember my name and you add to my feeling of importance.
A woman will doubt everything you say except it be compliments to herself
Remember always that you not only have the right to be an individual, you have an obligation to be one.
If only you could sense how important you are to the lives of those you meet how important you can be to people you may never even dream of. There is something of yourself that you leave at every meeting with another person.
To be trusted is a greater compliment than being loved.
Being taken for granted can be a compliment. It means that you've become a comfortable, trusted element in another person's life.
Your talent is God's gift to you. What you do with it is your gift back to God.
Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.
Do not offer a compliment and ask a favor at the same time. A compliment that is charged for is not valuable.
We are prepared for insults, but compliments leave us baffled.
Pay with compliments and you will always be wealthy.
Women are never disarmed by compliments. Men always are. That is the difference between the sexes.
Ah, nowadays we are all of us so hard up, that the only pleasant things to pay are compliments. They're the only things we can pay.
It is a great mistake for men to give up paying compliments, for when they give up saying what is charming, they give up thinking what is charming.
Sincerity is the highest compliment you can pay.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Never praise a sister to a sister in the hope of your compliments reaching the proper ears
Hunger is never delicate; they who are seldom gorged to the full with praise may be safely fed with gross compliments, for the appetite must be satisfied before it is disgusted.
Get not your friends by bare compliments, but by giving them sensible tokens of your love.
When envoys are sent with compliments in their mouths, it is a sign that the enemy wishes for a truce.
Because of your smile, you make life more beautiful.
Thich Nhat Hanh
The past cannot be changed. The future is yet in your power.
A compliment is something like a kiss through a veil.
The highest compliment that you can pay me is to say that I work hard every day, that I never dog it.
Next to a sincere compliment, I think I like a well-deserved and honest rebuke
Everybody knows how to utter a complaint, but few can express a graceful compliment.
You are very powerful, provided you know how powerful you are.