Quotation Explorer - 'Appreciation'

It is always easier to find fault and criticize than it is to find beauty and appreciation. - Debasish Mridha
Victory, is like a boxer that hangs his gloves, after the consecutive losses; sometimes walking away is what builds character, than the actual fight. As humble fruit on a tree that falls to the ground and rots, never finding appreciation in the taste of mouths. - Anthony Liccione
I showed my appreciation of my native land in the usual Irish way by getting out of it as soon as I possibly could. - George Bernard Shaw
The metamorphosis of your life begins with your mental appreciation for the cocoon stage of your journey. The adversities, the struggles, the perils of life are what either destroy your motivation or encourage your transformation to become what you were truly born to be. A WINNER! - DeWayne Owens
Listening is the art of love and appreciation. - Debasish Mridha M.D.
When we set expectations and nourish them with appreciation, we will get better results. - Debasish Mridha
True love is not in possessions or obsessions; it is in appreciation. - Debasish Mridha
When you can give up approval and appreciation seeking behaviors, then you will become true to yourself and the universe. - Debasish Mridha
Appreciation always enhances performance. Criticism destroys the enthusiasm. - Debasish Mridha
Sharing feelings, conveying appreciation and whispering desires are all crucial components of a satisfying encounter with your beloved. - Brownell Landrum
Here is little habit that can make a big difference. Send sunbeams. Intentionally send a word of encouragement or appreciation every day to one person. - Steve Goodier
People vote their resentment, not their appreciation. The average man does not vote for anything, but against something. - William Bennet Munro
Appreciation is a better motivator than pain. - Debasish Mridha
Without memory there can be no insight. Without love, there can be no appreciation. - Anne Rice
Often we are the prisoner of praise and appreciation. - Debasish Mridha
The best gift that we can give to our friends is true love and sincere appreciation. - Debasish Mridha
To welcome the present with an open hand and heart, let your past go with appreciation. - Debasish Mridha
As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.[Thanksgiving Day Proclamation, 1963] - John F. Kennedy
Authentic joy is not a euphoric state or a feeling of being high. Rather, it is a state of appreciation that allows us to participate full in our lives. We train in the rejoicing in the good fortune of self and others. - Pema Chödrön
It is a sadness of growing older that we lose our ardent appreciation of what is new and different and difficult. - Elizabeth Aston
Life is for happiness and we feel it with appreciation and kindness. - Debasish Mridha
We want money but we crave appreciation. - Debasish Mridha
When you help people, don't wait around to hear them say, "Thank you." A lot of times we do good things, but in the back of our mind we're hoping to get some appreciation. But if you make your intentions pure, and you expect only from Allah, He will take more care of you than you could ever imagine. - Nouman Ali Khan
Creativity is contagious. And so is banality. Criticism is an art in itself. Don’t let the dullness around destroy the creativity within. T.S. Eliot said, honest criticism and sensitive appreciation is directed not upon the poet but upon the poetry. Good to remember… - Elif Shafak
I have met many minds able to store and translate a pregnantly large amount of information, yet they haven't an ounce of talent for wisdom or the appreciation of passion. - Kurt Cobain
I do not believe that the present flowering of science is due in the least to a real appreciation of the beauty and intellectual discipline of the subject. It is due simply to the fact that power, wealth and prestige can only be obtained by the correct application of science. - Derek Barton
Don't work for appraisal or appreciation, work for your personal growth - Sivaprakash Sidhu
Art is a song of the soul that is sung by the light of the heart with the color of emotion and appreciation. - Debasish Mridha
Start each morning with appreciation, love, and gratitude. - Debasish Mridha
I confess to wincing every so often at a poorly chosen word, a mangled sentence, an expression of emotion that seems indulgent or overly practiced. I have the urge to cut the book by fifty pages or so, possessed as I am with a keener appreciation for brevity. - Barack Obama
Criticism always produces negative reactions, but appreciation always creates positive actions. - Debasish Mridha
When we make appreciation the central theme of our value system, then all the painful elements of our past become meaningful lessons we could not have done without. Acceptance becomes natural when we become adept at finding the silver lining, even in the most challenging circumstances. - Pooja Ruprell
People need appreciation from more persons than they need love from one person. - Amit Kalantri
Our lives are filled with meeting wonderful people. Make sure those that have become a part of your life hear your words of appreciation. - Ace Antonio Hall
To laugh often and much,to win the respect of the intelligent peopleand the affection of children; to earn the appreciation of honest criticsand endure the betrayal of false friends;to appreciate beauty;to find the best in others; to leave the world. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Without appreciation (for yourself, others and life itself) there is no growth - Rasheed Ogunlaru
Appreciation is a better stimulant than money. Money boosts the ego while appreciation touches the soul. - Debasish Mridha
If you want to see beauty, look with love and appreciation and you will find it. - Debasish Mridha
Appreciation is a wonderful thing. It makes what is excellent in others belong to us as well. - Voltaire
Delayed, unexpressed appreciation is meaningless. The dead need no appreciation. The living do. - Srividya Srinivasan
Art is the expression of appreciation of beauty real or imagined. It's also an examination of what it means to be alive with all its varied things, emotions, and experiences. We are forever trying to explain ourselves to the world or the world to ourselves. - Jay Woodman
Sex is more than an act of pleasure, it is a way of showing your appreciation and love to the loved body through her senses. - Baris Gencel
Writing is perhaps the best way of de-stressing, but if done with an adulteration of the feelings and/or with an expectation of an appreciation then it only and eventually leads to frustration. - Anuj Somany
Live in absolute bliss. One moment of deep appreciation of beauty that surrounds you can change your perception of life. - Debasish Mridha
You can’t just write and write and put things in a drawer. They wither without the warm sun of someone else’s appreciation. - Anne Morrow Lindbergh
Think of a world where Detachment, Gratitude and Empathy were subjects included in every grade school’s curriculum. A new generation would emerge with an attitude of peace, contentment and an overall appreciation for everything and everyone - Gary Hopkins
Cheerfulness means a contented spirit, a pure heart, a kind and loving disposition; it means humility and ~ charity, a generous appreciation of others, and a modest opinion of self. - William Makepeace Thackeray
Appreciation is a wonderful thing: It makes what is excellent in others belong to us as well. - Voltaire
May there never be a haze over your eyes, and allow you to look at your life just the way you planned it. Through the bumps, twist and turns in your journey, let it make you wiser. Embrace life's lessons with gratitude and appreciation, and then move forward with an open heart and mind. - Ron Baratono
Appreciation is the best currency to encourage someone do something for humanity. - Debasish Mridha
There are two kinds of taste in the appreciation of imaginative literature: the taste for emotions of surprise and the taste for emotions of recognition. - Henry James
Appreciation can make a day, even change a life. Your willingness to put it into words is all that is neccessary. - Margaret Cousins
Appreciation has tremendous power. A beautiful thing is not beautiful until someone appreciates it. - Debasish Mridha
How would your life be different if you celebrated the things in your life that you do have instead of lamenting things that you don't? Let today be the day you embrace gratitude and appreciation and let go of entitlement and expectation. - Steve Maraboli
Knowing how things work is the basis for appreciation, and is thus a source of civilized delight. - William Safire
See, that's all you're thinking about, is winning. You're confirming your sense of self- worth through outward reward instead of through inner appreciation. - Barbara Hall
Expectation has brought me disappointment. Disappointment has brought me wisdom. Acceptance, gratitude and appreciation have brought me joy and fulfilment. - Rasheed Ogunlaru
When you give appreciation IN ORDER TO get something– it's manipulation and people can sense it. Appreciate genuinely. - Marilyn Suttle
Start your day with appreciation and gratitude. - Debasish Mridha
The best teacher kindles the fire of knowledge with appreciation and love of students whose hearts so eagerly desire to learn. - Debasish Mridha
All charming people have something to conceal, usually their total dependence on the appreciation of others. - Cyril Connolly
Peace is not a place or destination but a perception.Peace is not in wealth or splendorBut in conviction.Peace is in friendship, love and unity.Peace is in care, tranquility and serenity. Peace is in compliment, appreciation and forgiveness. Peace is the source of smile, joy and happiness. - Debasish Mridha
One thing I have asked from Jehovah- It is what I will look for- That I may dwell in the house of Jehovah all the days of my life, To gaze upon the pleasantness of Jehovah And to look with appreciation upon his temple. - New World Translation of the World Scriptures
Love is a donation. Donation is an appreciation. - Debasish Mridha
War makes men barbarous because, to take part in it, one must harden oneself against all regret, all appreciation of delicacy and sensitive values. One must live as if those values did not exist, and when the war is over one has lost the resilience to return to those values. - Cesare Pavese
Feeling grateful is good; showing appreciation to those you feel grateful to is sublime. - Andy Lacroix
I never spend more than one hour in a gallery. That is as long as one's power of appreciation persists. - W. Somerset Maugham
Appreciation and enjoyment of the creatures are the hallmark of God's dominion and therefore the standard by which our own attempt to exercise dominion must be judged. - Ellen F. Davis
Happiness is the appreciation of what you have, not what you should have. - Debasish Mridha
Music is the language of the soul. It touches our deepest perceptions of being. Everyone understands music in his or her own way. Even animals understand music and respond to it with deep appreciation and love. - Debasish Mridha
One's appreciation of, and understanding of the normal or the usual is requisite for any understanding of the abnormal or the unusual. - Milton H. Erickson
You have it easily in your power to increase the sum total of this world's happiness now. How? By giving a few words of sincere appreciation to someone who is lonely or is discouraged. Perhaps you will forget tomorrow the kind words you say today, but the recipient may cherish them over a lifetime. - Dale Carnegie
Richness does not come from wealth or splendor, but from an appreciation of those things that you cannot buy. - Debasish Mridha
A teacher can change a life just with appreciation and love. - Debasish Mridha
The blessing of resistance lies in its power to illuminate those aspects of ourselves which have eluded our appreciation. - Eric Micha'el Leventhal
Practice appreciation for who you are and what you have… and allow your life to unfold in the most amazing way. - Millen Livis
Everything is an appreciation, even an insult provided you look at it with that angle. - Vipin Behari Goyal
Appreciation is the highest form of prayer, for it acknowledges the presence of good wherever you shine the light of your thankful thoughts. - Alan Cohen
Love is a byproduct of deep appreciation. - Debasish Mridha
Roots never get the appreciation that a flower does, but that doesn’t make them envious. - Debasish Mridha
Few emotions are more ephemeral in the political world than gratitude: appreciation for past favors. Far less ephemeral, however, is hope: the hope of future favors. Far less ephemeral is fear, the fear that in the future, favors may be denied. - Robert A. Caro
Act, not for results, just for action.Give, not for appreciation, just to help.Be kind, not for something in return, just to love. - Debasish Mridha
We live in a society where mutual respect and appreciation should be considered one of the pillars of modern life. - Auliq Ice
Stop worrying about approval and appreciation. Enjoy the beauty and effect of contributing to the universe. - Debasish Mridha
Everyone is looking for approval and appreciation even when they ask for criticism. - Debasish Mridha
Appreciation is always appreciated. - Shubham Choudhary
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