The deepest principle of human nature is the craving to be appreciated.
William James (1842-1910) American philosopher and psychologist.
Naturalness is the easiest thing in the world to acquire, if you will forget yourself-forget about the impression you are trying to make.
Dale Carnegie (1888-1955) American writer.
People who want the most approval get the least and people who need approval the least get the most.
Wayne Dyer (1940-?) American psychotherapist, author and lecturer.
Please all, and you will please none.
Aesop (620 BC-560 BC) Greek fabulist.
The applause of a single human being is of great consequence.
Samuel Johnson (1709-1784) British author.
Getting people to like you is merely the other side of liking them.
Norman Vincent Peale (1898-1993) Protestant preacher and author.
Everybody has the right to be left alone but nobody has the right to demand approval.