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Quotes And Sayings About Pride

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I believe in the nobility of entertaining people and I take great, great pride that people are willing to give me two or three hours of their busy lives.
~By John Lasseter ~


We take pride in what we do.
~By Coolio ~


I'm a black American, I am proud of my race. I am proud of who I am. I have a lot of pride and dignity.
~By Michael Jackson ~


Our vanity is hardest to wound precisely when our pride has just been wounded.
~By Friedrich Nietzsche ~


Even if you have a bad game, you have to swallow your pride and sign. It takes a little time, but it makes the kids happy. And it makes you feel good, too.
~By Lorrie Fair ~


We live in a time of conflict - external and internal - when we sometimes concentrate too much on what divides us. Today, fly the Stars and Stripes with pride and confidence that what unites is far stronger.
~By Charlie Dent ~


Pride, envy, avarice - these are the sparks have set on fire the hearts of all men.
~By Dante Alighieri ~


We can today open wide the history of their administrations and point with pride to every act, and challenge the world to point out a single act stained with injustice to the North, or with partiality to their own section.
~By Robert Toombs ~


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.
~By Charles Dickens ~


American history contains much matter for pride and congratulation, and much matter for regret and humiliation.
~By Herbert Croly ~


Great champions have an enormous sense of pride. The people who excel are those who are driven to show the world and prove to themselves just how good they are.
~By Nancy Lopez ~


In wickedness of pride is lost the light to understand how little grace is earned and how much given.
~By Robert Hunter ~


Search well and be wise, nor believe that self-willed pride will ever be better than good counsel.
~By Aeschylus ~


The passions grafted on wounded pride are the most inveterate; they are green and vigorous in old age.
~By George Santayana ~


The pride of life hath corrupted the judgment of others, and perverted them in the way of religion.
~By George Gillespie ~


We rise in glory as we sink in pride.
~By Andrew Young ~


If I'd have went on the ice when this thing happened, someone would have speared me or something. It's a great feeling of accomplishment and pride. They had to do it; it was their moment.
~By Herb Brooks ~


Pampered vanity is a better thing perhaps than starved pride.
~By Joanna Baillie ~


My aim, then, was to whip the rebels, to humble their pride, to follow them to their inmost recesses, and make them fear and dread us. Fear is the beginning of wisdom.
~By William Tecumseh Sherman ~


There is nothing false or arrogant about German pride in German technical and business skills.
~By Douglas Hurd ~


Jim Crow was king... and I heard a game in which Jackie Robinson was playing, and I felt pride in being alive.
~By Lou Brock ~


I always took a great deal of pride in being original.
~By Roger Miller ~


He didn't come out of my belly, but my God, I've made his bones, because I've attended to every meal, and how he sleeps, and the fact that he swims like a fish because I took him to the ocean. I'm so proud of all those things. But he is my biggest pride.
~By John Lennon ~


There is nothing so skillful in its own defense as imperious pride.
~By Helen Hunt Jackson ~


One of the best temporary cures for pride and affectation is seasickness; a man who wants to vomit never puts on airs.
~By Josh Billings ~


There is a pride in speaking this language.
~By Bernard Pivot ~


Pride and conceit were the original sins of man.
~By Alain Rene Le Sage ~


A man who is eating or lying with his wife or preparing to go to sleep in humility, thankfulness and temperance, is, by Christian standards, in an infinitely higher state than one who is listening to Bach or reading Plato in a state of pride.
~By C. S. Lewis ~


Sometimes people who are Jewish are held to a higher standard which sometimes we take great pride in.
~By Gary Ackerman ~


One disco, one soft ball game, one lost love, one gay pride rally at a time.
~By Jasmine Guy ~


Nothing is ever done beautifully which is done in rivalship: or nobly, which is done in pride.
~By John Ruskin ~


The Democratic Party is like a mule. It has neither pride of ancestry nor hope of posterity.
~By Ignatius Donnelly ~


What is a wife and what is a harlot? What is a church and what is a theatre? are they two and not one? Can they exist separate? Are not religion and politics the same thing? Brotherhood is religion. O demonstrations of reason dividing families in cruelty and pride!
~By William Blake ~


There is a secret pride in every human heart that revolts at tyranny. You may order and drive an individual, but you cannot make him respect you.
~By William Hazlitt ~


This solution may not appeal to our human pride, but the problem is that our human pride in itself is sinful.
~By Walter Lang ~


It wasn't a class system where I was the better guy and he was the second-rate guy. That was his role and my role was to play the solos. But he took great pride in his technique as a rhythm guitarist.
~By Wayne Kramer ~


The pride and presence of a professional football team is far more important than 30 libraries.
~By Art Modell ~


I think national pride leads to nothing but wars and hates.
~By Johnny Rotten ~


Pride in the case of a rich man is bad, but pride in the case of a poor man is worse.
~By Abu Bakr ~


I hate pride, but if I were going to be proud of anything it would have to be something I'd done myself. Race pride is kind of stupid.
~By Carroll O'Connor ~


Rap's conscious response to the poverty and oppression of U.S. blacks is like some hideous parody of sixties black pride.
~By David Foster Wallace ~


I used to suffer from excessive pride. Well, I got over that one.
~By Francesca Annis ~


From what I can see, too many kids don't learn pride in their country anymore.
~By John Ratzenberger ~


Pride is a tricky, glorious, double-edged feeling.
~By Adrienne Rich ~


In dread fear of sentimentality, another thing true is not said-that for its staff the paper is a source of pride and, I do believe, an object of affection and-yes, love.
~By Arthur Ochs Sulzberger ~


We are fans because the game also appeals to our local pride, our pleasure in thinking of ourselves as, yes, Americans but nonetheless different from residents of other towns, other states, other regions.
~By John Thorn ~


I look upon pride as a sin.
~By Tommy Lee Jones ~


I love what I do. I take great pride in what I do. And I can't do something halfway, three-quarters, nine-tenths. If I'm going to do something, I go all the way.
~By Tom Cruise ~


It was under a solemn consciousness of the dangers from ecclesiastical ambition, the bigotry of spiritual pride, and the intolerance of sects... that is was deemed advisable to exclude from the national government all power to act upon the subject.
~By Joseph Story ~


All the world wondered as they witnessed... a people lift themselves from humiliation to the greatest pride.
~By Corazon Aquino ~


The fighter loses more than his pride in the fight; he loses part of his future. He's a step closer to the slum he came from.
~By Floyd Patterson ~


No man made great by death offers more hope to lowly pride than does Abraham Lincoln; for while living he was himself so simple as often to be dubbed a fool.
~By Thomas V. Smith ~


I take pride in the creation of my wealth, in its existence and in the uses to which it has been and is being put.
~By Paul Getty ~


Pride is pleasure arising from a man's thinking too highly of himself.
~By Baruch Spinoza ~


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.
~By Giorgos Seferis ~


There are some lawyers who think of themselves as basically instruments of whoever their clients are, and they pride themselves on their professional craft.
~By Cass Sunstein ~


A competitor will find a way to win. Competitors take bad breaks and use them to drive themselves just that much harder. Quitters take bad breaks and use them as reasons to give up. It's all a matter of pride.
~By Nancy Lopez ~


Pride does not wish to owe and vanity does not wish to pay.
~By Francois de La Rochefoucauld ~


Misquotation is, in fact, the pride and privilege of the learned. A widely- read man never quotes accurately, for the rather obvious reason that he has read too widely.
~By Hesketh Pearson ~


This truth is a remedy against spiritual pride, namely, that none should account himself better before God than others, though perhaps adorned with greater gifts, and endowments.
~By Johann Arndt ~


I'm a shepherd, not a sheep, and I've always prided myself on being a leader and not a follower.
~By Dustin Diamond ~


Despite what people think of cowboys, they take pride in how they look, and that look is important to them.
~By Steve Kanaly ~


There is but one pride pardonable; that of being above doing a base or dishonorable action.
~By Samuel Richardson ~


In general, pride is at the bottom of all great mistakes.
~By John Ruskin ~


As costly as it was in the lives of our men and women in uniform, in military assets, and in esteem and pride, Pearl Harbor was a watershed moment for America.
~By Joe Baca ~


My birth neither shook the German Empire nor caused much of an upheaval in the home. It pleased mother, caused father a certain amount of pride and my elder brother the usual fraternal jealousy of a hitherto only son.
~By Conrad Veidt ~


What pride to discover that nothing belongs to you - what a revelation.
~By Emile M. Cioran ~


Everything goes by the board: honor, pride, decency to get the book written.
~By William Faulkner ~


Throughout the centuries, man has considered himself beautiful. I rather suppose that man only believes in his own beauty out of pride; that he is not really beautiful and he suspects this himself; for why does he look on the face of his fellow-man with such scorn?
~By Isidore Ducasse Lautreamont ~


I suppose if you've never bitten your nails, there isn't any way to explain the habit. It's not enjoyable, really, but there is a certain satisfaction - pride in a job well done.
~By Anderson Cooper ~


The first and most fundamental issue of sin is pride.
~By Harold Warner ~


Pride in boasting of family antiquity, makes duration stand for merit.
~By John Zimmerman ~


Take pride in your work at all times. Remember, respect for an umpire is created off the field as well as on.
~By Ford Frick ~


A family on the throne is an interesting idea. It brings down the pride of sovereignty to the level of petty life.
~By Walter Bagehot ~


The greatest pride, or the greatest despondency, is the greatest ignorance of one's self.
~By Baruch Spinoza ~


The cult of art gives pride; one never has too much of it.
~By Gustave Flaubert ~


I really take pride in the relationship that I have with my husband.
~By Julie Benz ~


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.
~By Charles Caleb Colton ~


Robin had always wanted to go solo, so when it happened I wasn't angry at all. I understood the situation. But Barry is so full of pride and couldn't understand why Robin had done it.
~By Maurice Gibb ~


There are various sorts of curiosity; one is from interest, which makes us desire to know that which may be useful to us; and the other, from pride which comes from the wish to know what others are ignorant of.
~By Francois de La Rochefoucauld ~


A discontented young fellow, filled with self pride; he certainly should have considered it an honor to be sent on so respectable an embassy as he was.
~By Zebulon Pike ~


The God of this world is riches, pleasure and pride.
~By Martin Luther ~


I perceive two things in Scotland of the most fearful omen: ignorance of theological truth, and a readiness to pride themselves in and boast of it.
~By Edward Irving ~


Pride perceiving humility honorable, often borrows her cloak.
~By Thomas Fuller ~


I had to produce a complete page - or two or three - in one day. I took a lot of pride in my work, and I hated to do a mediocre job. Evidently, some of the writers enjoyed my work best of all for that very reason.
~By Joe Shuster ~


Some of today's athletes do not have that kind of pride. They left school at 16, have never had a job in their life and are getting Lottery funding, earning money as an athlete.
~By Linford Christie ~


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.
~By Ben Harper ~


It was pride that changed angels into devils; it is humility that makes men as angels.
~By Saint Augustine ~


The rich swell up with pride, the poor from hunger.
~By Sholom Aleichem ~


I envision someday a great, peaceful South Africa in which the world will take pride, a nation in which each of many different groups will be making its own creative contribution.
~By Alan Paton ~


It is not the broken heart that kills, but broken pride, monseigneur.
~By Gilbert Parker ~


When you look at a city, it's like reading the hopes, aspirations and pride of everyone who built it.
~By Hugh Newell Jacobsen ~


Now the master paid a number of visits to England and, as a Cambridge man, it is a source of pride that he taught there for a longer period than elsewhere in my country.
~By John G. D. Clark ~


After all these years I had the privilege of naming my private part, cause we have nicknames. So I named my private part pride... it's not much but at least I have my pride.
~By Jay London ~


Nationalist pride, like other variants of pride, can be a substitute for self-respect.
~By Eric Hoffer ~


Show class, have pride, and display character. If you do, winning takes care of itself.
~By Paul Bryant ~


Free nations with different histories, economies and a vast amount of stubborn pride will never achieve complete agreement, even when they desire the same objectives.
~By Arthur H. Sulzberger ~


Brown v. Board helped unite us all, and gave us all great pride knowing we all are truly E Pluribus Unum - one people out of many.
~By Mike Rogers ~


What qualifies me to tell people how to act or what to think? I'm Charley Pride, country singer. Period.
~By Charley Pride ~


Attacks of divine transports are of pride and I accept the part assigned.
~By Elizabeth Barton ~

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