You always admire what you really don't understand.
Admiration, n Our polite recognition of another's resemblance to ourselves.The Devil's Dictionary by Ambrose Bierce.
My dear, I find your blind admiration for me both flattering and disturbing.Ira Steven Behr and Robert Hewitt Wolfe, Star Trek: Deep Space Nine episode 5x26, "Call to arms" (air date June 16, 1997); by Cardassian spy Elim Garak, played by Andrew Robinson.
Between flattery and admiration there often flows a river of contempt.Minna Antrim, Naked Truth and Veiled Allusions (1901), p. 1061.
Admiration is the emotion furthest from comprehension.Tite Kubo, Bleach (by S?suke Aizen).
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