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I value compliments from girls more than from guys…I think they are more genuine.
It takes a million compliments to build you up, but one insult to send it all crashing down.
Compliment people. Magnify their strengths, not their weaknesses.
– Joyce Meyer
Too many people are living for compliments, instead of living for accomplishments.
– Ronald Oliver
You can receive all the compliments in the world, but that won’t do a thing unless you believe it yourself.
– Criss Jami
To make a man perfectly happy tell him he works too hard, that he spends too much money, that he is misunderstood or that he is different; none of this is necessarily complimentary, but it will flatter him infinitely more that merely telling him that he is brilliant, or noble, or wise, or good.
Nothing is so silly as the expression of a man who is being complimented.
– André Gide
When you cannot get a compliment in any other way pay yourself one.
– Mark Twain
Women are never disarmed by compliments; men always are.
– Oscar Wilde
Although a skillful flatterer is a most delightful companion if you have him all to yourself, his taste becomes very doubtful when he takes to complimenting other people.
– Charles Dickens
As soon as enough people give you enough compliments and you’re wielding more power than you’ve ever had in your life, it’s not that you become an arrogant little prick, or become rude to people… but you get a false sense of your own importance and what you’ve accomplished. You actually think you’ve altered the course of history.
– Leonardo DiCaprio
I am a shy person and I actually get embarrassed when people compliment me for my looks. But when I think about it later, I feel good. I don’t have any regrets in my life. I am happy with whatever God has given me be it personally or professionally. I get up early in the morning and do yoga to stay fit. I don’t go to gym and all.
Shouting from the rooftop is not my nature at all. I am known so much for understatement that when one of my contemporaries was talking about my acting, he said acting kahan karta hai. I feel that was the best compliment.
– Amol Palekar