Appreciation is a wonderful thing: It makes what is excellent in others belong to us as well.
The aim of life is appreciation; there is no sense in not appreciating things; and there is no sense in having more of them if you have less appreciation of them.
Gilbert Keith Chesterton
All charming people have something to conceal, usually their total dependence on the appreciation of others.
The roots of all goodness lie in the soil of appreciation for goodness.
Life can be seen through your eyes but it is not fully appreciated until it is seen through your heart.
I consider my ability to arouse enthusiasm among men the greatest asset I possess. The way to develop the best that is in a man is by appreciation and encouragement.
By appreciation we make excellence in others our own property.
Always remember, everyone is hungry for praise and starving for honest appreciation.
Appreciation can make a day – even change a life. Your willingness to put it into words is all that is necessary.
The deepest principle in human nature is the craving to be appreciated.
Next to excellence is the appreciation of it
William Makepeace Thackeray
Knowing how things work is the basis for appreciation, and is thus a source of civilized delight.
When one’s expectations are reduced to zero, one really appreciates everything one does have.
There is more hunger for love and appreciation in this world than for bread.