Pride Quotes

Charles caleb colton - to know a man, observe how he wins his object,...
Pride is the recognition of the fact that you are your own highest value and, like all of man? s values, it has to be earned.
Ayn Rand, Atlas Shrugged

Avarice, envy, pride, Three fatal sparks, have set the hearts of allOn Fire.
Dante Alighieri
Johann kaspar lavate - there are many kinds of smiles, each having a...
But pride only helps us to be generous; it never makes us so, any more than vanity makes us witty.
George Eliot, Middlemarch, Ch 8
Helen hunt jackson - wounded vanity knows when it is mortally hurt and...

There is this paradox in pride - It makes some men ridiculous, but prevents others from becoming so.
C. C. Colton
There is no cure for the pride of a virtuous nation but pure religion.
Reinhold Niebuh
The perfection preached in the Gospels never yet built up an empire. Every man of action has a strong dose of egotism, pride, hardness, and cunning. But all those things will be forgiven him, indeed, they will be regarded as high qualities, if he can make of them the means to achieve great ends.
Charles de Gaulle
Pride grows in the human heart like lard on a pig.
Alexander Solzhenitsyn, The Gulag Archipelago