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Pride quotes (21)
The passions grafted on wounded pride are the most inveterate; they are green and vigorous in old age.
George Santayana Category: Pride
To be proud and inaccessible is to be timid and weak.
Massillon Category: Pride
There was one who thought himself above me and he was above me until he had that thought.
Elbert Hubbard Category: Pride
There is this paradox in pride it makes some men ridiculous but prevents others from becoming so.
Charles Caleb Colton Category: Pride
Pride is a vice which pride itself inclines every man to find in others and to overlook in himself.
Dr. Samuel Johnson Category: Pride
Pride the first peer and president of hell.
Daniel Defoe Category: Pride
Pryde will have a fall; For pryde goeth before and shame commeth after.
John Heywood Category: Pride
Temper gets you into trouble. Pride keeps you there.
Unknown Category: Pride
Thomas Jefferson's Decalogue of Canons V. Pride costs us more than hunger thirst and cold.
Thomas Jefferson Category: Pride
A man cant ride your back unless its bent.
Martin Luther King Jr. Category: Pride
Pride is an admission of weakness; it secretly fears all competition and dreads all rivals.
Bishop Fulton John Sheen Category: Pride
Oh why should the spirit of mortal be proud? Like a fast-flitting meteor a fast-flying cloud A flash of the lightning a break of the wave He passes from life to his rest in the grave.
Lord George Gordon Byron Category: Pride
Pride is said to be the last vice the good man gets clear of.
Benjamin Franklin Category: Pride
My pride fell with my fortunes.
William Shakespeare Category: Pride
Muhammad said That person will not enter Paradise who hath one atom of pride in his heart. And a man present said Verily a man is fond of having good clothes and good shoes. Lord Muhammad said God is Beauty and delighteth in the beautiful; but pride is holding man incontempt.
Prophet Muhammad Category: Pride
It is my PRIDE my damnd native unconquerable Pride that plunges me into Distraction. You must know that 19/20th of my Composition is Pride. I must either live a Slave a Servant; to have no Will of my own no Sentiments of my own which I may freely declare as such; or DIE perplexing alternative!
Thomas Chatterton Category: Pride
Im a proud Australian a very very proud Australian.
Steve Irwin Category: Pride
Of all the causes which conspire to blind Mans erring judgment and misguide the mind; What the weak head with strongest bias rules Is pride the never-failing vice of fools.
Alexander Pope Category: Pride
The infinitely little have a pride infinitely great.
Francois Voltaire Category: Pride
T s pride rank pride and haughtiness of soul; I think the Romans call it stoicism.
Joseph Addison Category: Pride
The human mind is prone to pride even when not supported by power; how much more then does it exalt itself when it has that support.
Gregory I Category: Pride