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
Don't let that chip on your shoulder be your only reason for walking erect
James Thurber (humorist)
(December 08, 1894 - November 02, 1961)
That was a really good start for him.
What someone is, begins to be revealed when his talent abates, when he stops showing us what he can do.