“The ambitious are forever followed by adulation for they receive the most pleasure from flattery.”
“The aim of the liar is simply to charm, to delight, to give pleasure. He is the very basis of civilized society.”
“Flattery makes friends and truth makes enemies.”
“Flattery is telling the other person precisely what he thinks about himself”
“I once had a rose named after me and I was very flattered. But I was not pleased to read the description in the catalogue: no good in a bed, but fine up against a wall.”
“The aim of flattery is to soothe and encourage us by assuring us of the truth of an opinion we have already formed about ourselves.”
Dame Edith Sitwell
“Always let your flattery be seen through for what really flatters a man is that you think him worth flattering”
George Bernard Shaw
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