I never criticize anyone. The way to develop the best that is in a person is by appreciation and encouragement.
Brains are like hearts – they go where they are appreciated.
No story is the same to us after a lapse of time; or rather we who read it are no longer the same interpreters.
He who has acquired the ability, may wait securely the occasion of making it felt and appreciated, and know that it will not loiter.
I would rather be able to appreciate things I can’t have than to have things I am not able to appreciate.
I know, indeed, of nothing more subtly satisfying and cheering than a knowledge of the real good will and appreciation of others. Such happiness does not come with money, nor does it flow from fine physical state. It cannot be brought. But it is the keenest joy, after all; and the toiler’s truest and best […]
To further the appreciation of culture among all the people, to increase respect for the creative individual, to widen participation by all the processes and fulfillments of art – this is one of the fascinating challenges of these days.
You get appreciation by giving it.
Every man is valued in this world as he shows by his conduct that he wishes to be valued.
Appreciation is a wonderful thing: It makes what is excellent in others belong to us as well.