Quotations About / On: PRIDE

  • 21.
    Our vanity is hardest to wound precisely when our pride has just been wounded.
    (Friedrich Nietzsche (1844-1900), German philosopher, classical scholar, critic of culture. Friedrich Nietzsche, Sämtliche Werke: Kritische Studienausgabe, vol. 5, p. 93, eds. Giorgio Colli and Mazzino Montinari, Berlin, de Gruyter (1980). Beyond Good and Evil, "Fourth Part: Maxims and Interludes," section 111 (1886).)
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  • 22.
    The cult of art gives pride; one never has too much of it.
    (Gustave Flaubert (1821-1880), French novelist. letter, February 23, 1873, to Mme. Gustave de Maupassant, trans. by William G. Allen. Correspondance, VII, p. 10, Conard (1926-1933).)
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  • 23.
    Pride in a man is confused with dignity; in a woman, with self-love.
    (José Bergamín (1895-1983), Spanish writer. El cohete y la estrella (The Rocket and the Star), p. 36, Madrid, Biblioteca de Indice (1923).)
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  • 24.
    Love, Arthur, is a poodle's chance of attaining the infinite, and personally I have my pride.
    (Louis-Ferdinand Céline (1894-1961), French author. Ferdinand Bardamu, in Journey to the End of the Night, 1966 edition, p. 8 (orig. publ. 1932, trans. 1934).)
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  • 25.
    Pride must have a fall.
    (William Shakespeare (1564-1616), British dramatist, poet. King Richard, in Richard II, act 5, sc. 5, l. 88. Proverbial.)
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  • 26.
    If you wanna be accomplished in your aspirations, shed your pride and be a consoler of hearts.
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  • 27.
    Pride is in sword spear and chivalry medal of knights not in Russia West China and Japan make.
    (One should be proud of his own.)
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  • 28.
    If Creator granted you privilege and might He won't be content you use them for pride on other for He's only the highest.
    (Modesty is best grace.)
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  • 29.
    Authority is pride lead by a figurehead principal, but not by moral accountability; a principal is a principle obstacle to progress, vanity rules stupidity wears head masks.
    (Terence George Craddock April 29 2015.)
  • 30.
    A person who is blinded by pride cannot see anything but his own delusion; he cannot even see the blindfold that is covering his eyes.
    (My comment on a conversation with a Catholic about a close-minded pastor who believes in the 'kenosis theology.')
    More quotations from: Yehoshua Shim'onai
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