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Man is a feeble creature, to whom only submission and worship are besoming. Pride is insolence, and belief in human power is impiety
Bertrand Russell
My pride fell with my fortunes.
William Shakespeare
Nothing has been purchased more dearly than the little bit of reason and sense of freedom which now constitutes our pride.
Friedrich Nietzsche
One may be humble out of pride.
Michel de Montaigne
One of the best temporary cures for pride and affectation is seasickness; a man who wants to vomit never puts on airs.
Josh Billings
One of the best temporary cures for pride and affection is seasickness; a man who wants to vomit never puts on airs.
Josh Billings
Pride breakfasted with plenty, dined with poverty, and supped with infamy.
Benjamin Franklin
Pride costs more than hunger, thirst and cold.
Thomas Jefferson
Pride does not wish to owe and vanity does not wish to pay.
Pride goes before destruction and a haughty spirit before a fall.
Joseph Addison
Pride goeth before destruction, and a haughty spirit before a fall
Bible
Pride is a vice, which pride itself inclines every man to find in others, and to overlook in himself
Samuel Johnson
Pride is an admission of weakness; it secretly fears all competition and dreads all rivals.
Fulton J. Sheen
Pride is as loud a beggar as want, and a great deal more saucy
Benjamin Franklin
Pride is said to be the last vice the good man gets clear of
Benjamin Franklin
Pride is seldom delicate, it will please itself with very mean advantages; and envy feels not its own happiness, but when it may be compared with the misery of others
Samuel Johnson
Pride is seldom delicate; it will please itself with very mean advantages.
Samuel Johnson
Pride is still aiming at the best houses: Men would be angels, angels would be gods. Aspiring to be gods, if angels fell; aspiring to be angels men rebel.
Alexander Pope
Pride that dines on vanity, sups on contempt
Benjamin Franklin
Pride, avarice, and envy are in every home
Thornton Wilder
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