14 Best Compliments Quotes

Men prefer brief praise, pitched high; women are satisfied with praise in a lower key, just so it goes on and on.  - Mignon McLaughlin,

Men prefer brief praise, pitched high; women are satisfied with praise in a lower key, just so it goes on and on. – Mignon McLaughlin,

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

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

Some folks pay a compliment like they went down in their pocket for it. - Kin Hubbard

Some folks pay a compliment like they went down in their pocket for it. – Kin Hubbard

The simple lack of her is more to me than others' presence. - Edward Thomas

The simple lack of her is more to me than others’ presence. – Edward Thomas

What flatterers say, try to make true. -German Proverb

What flatterers say, try to make true. -German Proverb

Women are never disarmed by compliments; men always are. - Oscar Wilde

Women are never disarmed by compliments; men always are. – Oscar Wilde

A compliment is usually accompanied with a bow, as if to beg pardon for paying it. - A.W. Hare

A compliment is usually accompanied with a bow, as if to beg pardon for paying it. – A.W. Hare

Flatterers look like friends, as wolves like dogs. - George Chapman

Flatterers look like friends, as wolves like dogs. – George Chapman

Flattery works like a drug. ~Willis Goth Regier

Flattery works like a drug. ~Willis Goth Regier

I hate careless flattery, the kind that exhausts you in your effort to believe it. ~Wilson Mizner

I hate careless flattery, the kind that exhausts you in your effort to believe it. ~Wilson Mizner

If people did not compliment one another there would be little society. - Luc de Clapiers

If people did not compliment one another there would be little society. – Luc de Clapiers

It is great to get praise from the lips of taciturnity. ~John Addington Symonds

It is great to get praise from the lips of taciturnity. ~John Addington Symonds

Like pollen on a honeybee, flattery clings to the things you tell yourself. - Willis Goth Regier

Like pollen on a honeybee, flattery clings to the things you tell yourself. – Willis Goth Regier

Marge, you're as pretty as Princess Leia and as smart as Yoda. - Homer Simpson

Marge, you’re as pretty as Princess Leia and as smart as Yoda. – Homer Simpson

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