Everyone admires a person who does their own thing - as long as it's cool.
I don't think he has accepted yet that he admires you.
In each point the English constitution, which he ardently admires, is, he says, suffering: the prerogatives of the crown are disproportionately great; the peerage has been degraded by new creations; and parliaments are slighted.
Plotinus is no dualist, like the Christian Gnostics; he admires the beauty and splendour of the world.
37); in the temple near the Flaminian Circus he admires the Ares and the Aphrodite of Scopas, "which would suffice to give renown to any other spot."