Cringing and cowardly to the core by nature, Arthur Gride humbled himself in the dust before Ralph Nickleby, and, even when they had not this stake in common, would have licked his shoes and crawled upon the ground before him rather than venture to return him word for word, or retort upon him in any other spirit than one of the most slavish and abject sycophancy
This Compulsive Sycophancy
Disorder seems to afflict leadership of all political parties.
FOLLOWING the numerous killings attributed to Fulani herdsmen in Benue state and what he said was the refusal of those saddled with the responsibility to stop the atrocity, Governor Samuel Ortom, has vowed to tell the truth at the risk of his own life, declaring that the era of promoting sycophancy
and mediocrity was over.
The end result was that we had a Cabinet teeming with incompetent and intellectually vacuous individuals, and whose sole qualification was sycophancy
She said Kenyans dream of a nation that guarantees equal access to opportunities, merit and not rewards for political sycophancy
Given the signal that sycophancy
and blind loyalty pay dividends, Morgan stuck at it.
If players do sycophancy
of the PCI and the TTFI then the coaches are ready to teach them, otherwise the players who do not resort this method are not provided training," she said.
Referring to the MQM, Kamal alleged that sycophancy
to London-based founding leader Altaf Hussain won the seats of MNAs and MPAs to that party's workers.
Condemning Aiyar's remarks, the BJP said his remark reeked of Congress'feudal arrogance and sycophancy
Condemning Aiyar's remarks, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) said his remark reeked of Congress' feudal arrogance and sycophancy
There was the resounding echo of servility and sycophancy
of the President who once postured himself as a staunch critic of historic American crimes against the Philippines.
The yes-men do not make waves or criticisms and make the ruler so addicted to sycophancy
that he dislikes arguments which, for him are a sign of dissent and that is disloyalty.