Chick flick is not a term used to praise a movie. Nobody says 'it's a great chick flick.' It's a way of being derisive. I'm not clear why it's ok to do it.
Carl Friedrich Gauss
Life stands before me like an eternal spring with new and brilliant clothes.
My first book, 'In Praise of Slowness,' examines how the world got stuck in fast-forward and chronicles a global trend towards putting on the brakes. That trend is called the Slow movement. 'Slow' in this context does not mean doing everything at a snail's pace. It means doing everything at the right speed.
Zeal without humanity is like a ship without a rudder, liable to be stranded at any moment.
I am basically a citizen of the modern world, as we all are, praise the Lord and damn us all to hell.
Poets lose half the praise they should have got, Could it be known what they discreetly blot.
I'm very grateful to God for what he gives me. Victories, remarkable victories, but you have to go through the defeats. That is why I praise God for everything.
Kareena Kapoor Khan
You are as old as you look. If you are fit and pretty at an X age, why won't filmmakers want to cast you, whether you are married or not?
He who does without the praise of the crowd will not deny himself an opportunity to be his own adherent.
I make sure I always give Him all the glory and praise, because I know that in one second, one game, one play, it could be all over.
So, to praise others for their virtues can but encourage one's own efforts.
My motto is never to hold on to anything. I accept and then let go: not just the negatives, but the praise, too. Or it'll get to my head.
I think I'm somebody who takes praise with a very big - probably too big - pinch of salt.
Walter Savage Landor
We cannot be contented because we are happy, and we cannot be happy because we are contented.
I see and praise what is better, but follow what is worse.
Walter Savage Landor
We cannot at once catch the applauses of the vulgar and expect the approbation of the wise.
I look back on the last 10 years and I have to say I'm proud of what I have accomplished, because I've been able to raise two beautiful children.
Whether the angels play only Bach praising God, I am not quite sure.
In doing what we ought we deserve no praise, because it is our duty.
Thou movest us to delight in praising Thee; for Thou hast formed us for Thyself, and our hearts are restless till they find rest in Thee.
In satyagraha, a courted imprisonment carries its own praise.
W. Clement Stone
Stand up. Raise your arms. Repeat after me: I feel healthy! I feel happy! I feel terrific!
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Some natures are too good to be spoiled by praise.
Commending a right thing is a cheap substitute for doing it, with which we are too apt to satisfy ourselves.
I don't want to raise expectations too high,
C. S. Lewis
The humblest praise most, while cranks & malcontents praise least. Praise almost seems to be inner health made audible
There's no weapon that slays Its victim so surely (if well aimed) as praise
It is requisite to defend those who are unjustly accused of having acted injuriously, but to praise those who excel in a certain good.