Unjust attacks on public men do them more good than unmerited praise.
The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism.
We sing inspirational songs, songs of praise and worship, and about how good and how big God is. We are magnifying the Lord.
Religion does not consist in making a noise, yet when the soul is filled with the Spirit of the Lord, sweet, heart-felt praise to God glorifies him.
In my writing, as much as I could, I tried to find the good, and praise it.
It is a sign that your reputation is small and sinking if your own tongue must praise you.
You can't let praise or criticism get to you. It's a weakness to get caught up in either one.
Not to be cheered by praise, not to be grieved by blame, but to know thoroughly one's own virtues or powers are the characteristics of an excellent man.
To you, W. B. Yeats, good praiser, wholesome dispraiser, heavy-handed judge, open-handed helper of us all, I offer a play of my plays for every night of the week, because you like them, and because you have taught me my trade.
There is no friend like an old friend who has shared our morning days, no greeting like his welcome, no homage like his praise.
Sweet is the scene where genial friendship plays the pleasing game of interchanging praise.
So far as I can remember, there is not one word in the Gospels in praise of intelligence.
But was there ever dog that praised his fleas?
God be praised for his gracious long suffering towards me in sparing my life so long. Grant, gracious God, that I may make a good use of the time that thou mayest be pleased yet to grant me for repentance.
There's no praise or acknowledgment paid to women who raise the babies.
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