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Proud of his learning (just enough to quote), He revell'd in his Ciceronian glory: With memory excellent to get by rote, With wit to hatch a pun or tell a story, Graced with some merit, and with more effrontery, 'His country's pride,' he came down to
Lord Byron
Shame is pride's cloak.
William Blake
That which is given with pride and ostentation is rather an ambition than a bounty
Seneca
The infinitely little have a pride infinitely great.
Voltaire
The offspring of riches: Pride, vanity, ostentation, arrogance, tyranny
Mark Twain
The passions grafted on wounded pride are the most inveterate; they are green and vigorous in old age.
George Santayana
The pride of the peacock is the glory of God.
William Blake
The truest characters of ignorance are vanity, and pride and arrogance.
Samuel Butler
The whole family of pride and ignorance are incestuous, and mutually beget each other
Charles Caleb Colton
There is this paradox in pride it makes some men ridiculous, but prevents others from becoming so
Charles Caleb Colton
They take their pride in making their dinner cost much; I take my pride in making my dinner cost little
Henry David Thoreau
Unless Americans come to realize that they are not stronger in the world because they have the bomb but weaker because of their vulnerability to atomic attack, they are not likely to conduct their policy at Lake Success [the United Nations] or in the
Albert Einstein
Vanity and pride are different things, though the words are often used synonymously. A person may be proud without being vain. Pride relates more to our opinion of ourselves; vanity, to what we would have others think of us.
Jane Austen
We are rarely proud when we are alone.
Voltaire
When pride comes, then comes disgrace, but with humility comes wisdom
Bible
When pride cometh, then cometh shame: but with the lowly is wisdom
Bible
Who combats bravely is not therefore brave, He dreads a death-bed like the meanest slave: Who reasons wisely is not therefore wise, - His pride in reasoning, not in acting lies
Alexander Pope
Who reasons wisely is not therefore wise; His pride in reasoning, not in acting, lies
Alexander Pope
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