"Ignorant men don't know what good they hold in their hands until they've flung it away."
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"If you can't appreciate what you have got then get what you appreciate."
"The greatest need of every human being is the need for appreciation."
"By appreciation, we make excellence in others our own property."
"Please all, and you will please none."
"The person who seeks all their applause from outside has their happiness in another's keeping ."
"People who want the most approval get the least and people who need approval the least get the most."
"He who trims himself to suit everyone will soon whittle himself away."
"The deepest principle of human nature is the craving to be appreciated."
"The applause of a single human being is of great consequence."
"Reproof on her lips, but a smile in her eyes."
"My advice to you concerning applause is this: enjoy it but never quite believe it."
"Getting people to like you is merely the other side of liking them."
"There just isn't any pleasing some people. The trick is to stop trying."
"The best ballplayer's the one who doesn't think he made good. He keeps trying to convince you."
"I have no methods; all I do is accept people as they are."
"Everybody has the right to be left alone but nobody has the right to demand approval."
"Those whose approval you seek most give you the least."
"An archaeologist is someone whose career lies in ruins."
"When it comes to getting things done, we need fewer architects and more bricklayers."
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