Pride Quotes and Sayings

Famous Pride quotes and sayings compiled by sayingspage.com :

I love this saying, “It is better to lose your pride with someone you love rather than to lose that someone you love with your useless pride.”

“In general, pride is at the bottom of all great mistakes. ”
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“Pride goes before destruction and a haughty spirit before a fall. ”

“A proud man is always looking down on things and people; and, of course, as long as you’re looking down, you can’t see something that’s above you.”

“The pride of youth is in strength and beauty, the pride of old age is in discretion.”
~Democritus

“Pride, envy, avarice — these are the sparks have set on fire the souls of man.”

“Pride is seldom delicate; it will please itself with very mean advantages.”

“Pride is pleasure arising from a man’s thinking too highly of himself.”
~ Baruch Spinoza

“Pride attaches undue importance to the superiority of one’s status in the eyes of others; And shame is fear of humiliation at one’s inferior status in the estimation of others. When one sets his heart on being highly esteemed, and achieves such rating, then he is automatically involved in fear of losing his status.”
~ Lao Tzu

“When pride thaws, look for floods.”

“Anger is the enemy of non-violence and pride is a monster that swallows it up.”
~Mahatma Gandhi

“Generosity is giving more than you can, and pride is taking less than you need.”
~Kahlil Gibran

“There is nothing that will kill a man so soon as having nobody to find fault with but himself.”

“She bears a duke’s revenues on her back, And in her heart she scorns our poverty.”
~ William Shakespeare

“Pride goeth before destruction, and an haughty spirit before a fall.”

“Pride is a vice, which pride itself inclines every man to find in others, and to overlook in himself”
~Samuel Johnson

“Pride sullies the noblest character.”
~Claudianus

“Though pride is not a virtue, it is the parent of many virtues. ”

“Pride the first peer and president of hell.”

“Let pride go afore, shame will follow after.”
~ George Chapman

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2 Responses to Pride Quotes and Sayings

  1. pride says:

    It is better to lose your pride with someone you love rather than to lose that someone you love with your useless pride. ~

  2. robert says:

    pride is not interested in having some thing but in having more than another
    cs lewis

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