Pride Quotes

Dante alighieri - avarice, envy, pride, three fatal sparks, have...
By ignorance is pride increased; those must assume who know the least.
Gay

Wounded vanity knows when it is mortally hurt and limps off the field, piteous, all disguises thrown away. But pride carries its banner to the last and fast as it is driven from one field unfurls it in another, never admitting that there is a shade less honor in the second field than in the first, or in the third than in the second.
Helen Hunt Jackson
Charles caleb colton - ladies of fashion starve their happiness to feed...
To know a man, observe how he wins his object, rather than how he loses it for when we fail our pride supports us when we succeed, it betrays us.
Charles Caleb Colton
Hesketh pearson, common misquotations (1934), introduction - misquotation is, in fact, the pride and privilege...

Five enemies of peace inhabit with us - - Avarice, ambition, envy, anger, and pride if these were to be banished, we should infallibly enjoy perpetual peace.
Francesco Petrarch
Humility is not disgraceful, and carries no loss of true pride.
Ernest Hemingway, "The Old Man and the Sea".
Generosity is giving more than you can, and pride is taking less than you need.
Kahlil Gibran
Pride is seldom delicate; it will please itself with very mean advantages.
Johnson