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Letter "F" » flattered
«I don't see it, but I'm flattered nonetheless. To look like Michelle Pfeiffer is quite nice.»
«An Englishman, / Being flattered, is a lamb; threatened, a lion.»
«I suppose that writers should, in a way, feel flattered by the censorship laws. They show a primitive fear and dread at the fearful magic of print.»
«I don't find offensive that I'm being labelled a babe by blokes. I'm absolutely flattered.»
«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.»
Author: Eleanor Roosevelt
, First Lady
, bed of roses
, named after
«He flattered himself on being a man without any prejudices; and this pretension itself is a very great prejudice»
«I have not loved the world, nor the world me; / I have not flattered its rank breath, nor bowed / To its idolatries a patient knee, / Nor coined my cheek to smiles, nor cried aloud / In worship of an echo.»
«It is well known, that many things appear plausible in speculation, which can never be reduced to practice; and that of the numberless projects that have flattered mankind with theoretical speciousness, few have served any other purpose than to show»
«He that loves to be flattered is worthy o' the flatterer.»
«But when I tell him he hates flatterers, He says he does, being then most flattered»