I praise loudly, I blame softly
Catherine the Great
The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.
Norman Vincent Peale
(May 31, 1898 - December 24, 1993)
Wonder is involuntary praise
(July 03, 1683 - April 05, 1765)
There is not one wise man in twenty that will praise himself.
(April 26, 1564 - April 23, 1616)
If one man praises you, a thousand will repeat the praise
This was a concealed explosive device that was left on piles of LPG (liquefied petroleum gas) tanks. This was purely to sow terror.
It reminded him of his Uncle Seamus, the notorious and poetic drunk, who would sit down at the breakfast table the morning after a bender, drain a bottle of stout and say 'Ah, the chill of consciousness returns
I've developed a new philosophy... I only dread one day at a time.