How much praise is too much?
Is there a limit to appreciation and the amount of compliments that you pay?
I don’t think so.
I believe if I am complimenting something praise-worthy, it is wonderful and necessary. If I am complimenting something ,just to have something to say, or because I believe it is what the other party wants to hear, I am being insincere and bogus.
Some folks hold their praise for more significant events and some people are more quick to compliment. I don’t think that one is better or worse than the other, but I don’t think it is ever “wrong” to verbalize appreciation or encouragement, provided it is authentic.
People need praise, and I have a need to feel useful. Sometimes paying a compliment to a job well-performed is the only way I know how to be of any help in society.
I need to remember that how someone interprets my praise is none of my business. After I provide my encouragement and some positive reinforcement, the praise no longer belongs to me. People have an entire lifetime of experiences that determine how they interpret and process appreciation.
I don’t think there is such thing as too much appreciation and encouragement.
Peace, Love, and all things Beef related,