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A man may and ought to pride himself more on his will than on his talent (Quote by - Honore de Balzac)

I used to suffer from excessive pride. Well, I got over that one. (Quote by - Francesca Annis)

They take their pride in making their dinner cost much; I take my pride in making my dinner cost little (Quote by - Henry David Thoreau)

What is pride? A rocket that emulates the stars (Quote by - William Wordsworth)

O, this life Is nobler than attending for a check, Richer than doing nothing for a robe, Prouder than rustling in unpaid-for silk: Such pain the cap of him that makes him fine Yet keeps his book uncrossed. (Quote by - William Shakespeare)

Pride (of all others the most dang'rous fault) Proceeds from want of sense, or want of thought. (Quote by - Wentworth Dillon, Earl of Roscomon)

If you believe in yourself and have dedication and pride - and never quit, you'll be a winner. The price of victory is high but so are the rewards. (Quote by - Paul Bryant)

All the world wondered as they witnessed... a people lift themselves from humiliation to the greatest pride. (Quote by - Corazon Aquino)

You must stir it and stump it, and blow your own trumpet, or trust me, you haven't a chance. (Quote by - W. S. Gilbert)

Send forth the child and childish man together, and blush for the pride that libels our own old happy state, and gives its title to an ugly and distorted image. (Quote by - Charles Dickens)

I've been doing Pride and Prejudice all summer, so suddenly the chance to be holed up with a bunch of marines is quite attractive, and probably a necessary dose of male energy. (Quote by - Rosamund Pike)

Pride defeats its own end, by bringing the man who seeks esteem and reverence into contempt. (Quote by - Henry Bolingbroke)

The truest characters of ignorance are vanity, and pride and arrogance. (Quote by - Samuel Butler)

Pampered vanity is a better thing perhaps than starved pride. (Quote by - Joanna Baillie)

Pride is seldom delicate, it will please itself with very mean advantages; and envy feels not its own happiness, but when it may be compared with the misery of others (Quote by - Samuel Johnson)

Everything goes by the board: honor, pride, decency to get the book written. (Quote by - William Faulkner)

By profession I am a Soldier and take pride in that fact, but I am prouder to be a father (Quote by - Douglas MacArthur)

Every man of action has a strong dose of egoism, pride, hardness, and cunning. But all those things will be regarded as high qualities if he can make them the means to achieve great ends. (Quote by - Giorgos Seferis)

It will make a weak man mighty. it will make a mighty man fall. It will fill your heart and hands or leave you with nothing at all. It's the eyes for the blind and legs for the lame. It is the love for hate and pride for shame. That's the power of the gospel. (Quote by - Ben Harper)

So in our pride we ordered for breakfast an omelet, toast and coffee and what has just arrived is a tomato salad with onions, a dish of pickles, a big slice of watermelon and two bottles of cream soda. (Quote by - John Steinbeck)

I hate those men who would send into war youth to fight and die for them; the pride and cowardice of those old men, making their wars that boys must die. (Quote by - Mary Roberts Rinehart)

If you can once engage people's pride, love, pity, ambition (or whatever is their prevailing passion) on your side, you need not fear what their reason can do against you. (Quote by - Lord Chesterfield)

Women love the lie that saves their pride, but never an unflattering truth (Quote by - Gertrude Franklin Atherton)

Pride, envy, avarice - these are the sparks have set on fire the hearts of all men (Quote by - Dante Alighieri)

Pride in their port, defiance in their eye, I see the lords of humankind pass by. (Quote by - Oliver Goldsmith)

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