When a nation gives birth to a man who is able to produce a great thought, another is born who… (read more)
Admiration is a very short-lived passion, that immediately decays upon growing familiar with its object.
Admiration is a very short-lived passion that immediately decays upon growing familiar with its object, unless it be still fed… (read more)
To love is to admire with the heart; to admire is to love with the mind
You always admire what you really don't understand.
In wonder all philosophy began, in wonder it ends, and admiration fill up the interspace; but the first wonder is… (read more)
Admiration begins where acquaintance ceases