Flattery Quotes

A little flattery will support a man through great fatigue.

James Monroe

A little flattery will support a man through great fatigue.

James Monroe

Flattery makes friends and truth makes enemies.

Spanish proverb

Imitation is the sincerest of flattery.

Charles Caleb Colton

Flattery will get you nowhere

Proverb

Flattery is the infantry of negotiation.

Lord Chandos

Flattery is all right so long as you don't inhale.

Adlai E. Stevenson

Tis an old maxim in the schools, That flattery's the food of fools; Yet now and then your men of wit, Will condescend to take a bit.

Jonathan Swift

Flattery was formerly a vice; it has now become the fashion.

Syrus

Nature has hardly formed a woman ugly enough to be insensible to flattery upon her person.

Lord Chesterfield

Just praise is only a debt, but flattery is a present.

Samuel Johnson

If we did not flatter ourselves the flattery from others would not harm us.

Proverb

Flattery corrupts both the receiver and the giver.

Edmund Burke

Let flattery, the handmaid of the vices, be far removed.

Cicero

Flattery is never so agreeable as to our blind side; commend a fool for his wit, or a knave for his honesty, and they will receive you into their bosoms

Henry Fielding

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