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Quotes And Sayings About Pride

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If I had only one sermon to preach it would be a sermon against pride.
~By Gilbert K. Chesterton ~


Ladies of Fashion starve their happiness to feed their vanity, and their love to feed their pride.
~By Charles Caleb Colton ~


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 ~


Pride makes us artificial and humility makes us real.
~By Thomas Merton ~


This is going to sound completely absurd, but I do sometimes feel like the enjoyment of an awards ceremony or the pride in the finished article hasn't ever surpassed the joy of doing the work, of making it. The doing it is really the bit I'm there for.
~By Chiwetel Ejiofor ~


The very women who object to the morals of a notoriously beautiful actress, grow big with pride when an admirer suggests their marked resemblance to this stage beauty in physique.
~By Minna Antrim ~


For too long, we have focused on our differences - in our politics and backgrounds, in our race and beliefs - rather than cherishing the unity and pride that binds us together.
~By Bob Riley ~


Pride, which inspires us with so much envy, is sometimes of use toward the moderating of it too.
~By Francois de La Rochefoucauld ~


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


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 ~


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 ~


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 ~


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


It's not about doing over the living room of someone who has bad taste in color. This is about restoring historic buildings and instilling pride in a community, which can be done through designing new public spaces and social gathering spots.
~By Genevieve Gorder ~


One may be humble out of pride.
~By Michel de Montaigne ~


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 ~


They take pride in their schools. They begin to participate, where, when they are renters, they don't do that. So what we're doing by this program is strengthening America.
~By Alphonso Jackson ~


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


It is something we have always excelled at and prided ourselves at - the excellences of our stage performance.
~By James Young ~


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 ~


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


The pride people take in their work transcends to their homes, their education, families and communities.
~By Leonard Boswell ~


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


The English are predisposed to pride, the French to vanity.
~By Jean Jacques Rousseau ~


Storytelling is the only studio movie where the censorship is perfectly clear, the only studio movie with a big red box covering up a shot. I take pride in that - and, of course, in having avoided the fate of Eyes Wide Shut.
~By Todd Solondz ~


I have always maintained a high level of fitness, and that is why I am still able to handle the demands of playing in the Premiership. People have always commented on my fitness, and it's something I pride myself on.
~By Richard Gough ~


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


It's just nice to work hard and be rewarded, which is having lots of people watch. And the icing on the cake is for me is to be able to walk around with pride, feeling that the product you put out is worthy of being watched. But honestly, it's not a big deal. I don't put too much stock in fame or celebrity anyway. I don't put it in the 'important' box.
~By Christopher Meloni ~


We continue to fight for good jobs that pay well and jobs that last. Helping to get folks back to work is about helping them to regain their dignity and pride. That's what families care about.
~By Jodi Rell ~


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 ~


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


Tonight, we gather to affirm the greatness of our nation - not because of the height of our skyscrapers, or the power of our military, or the size of our economy. Our pride is based on a very simple premise, summed up in a declaration made over two hundred years ago.
~By Barack Obama ~


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


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 ~


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


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 ~


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 ~


All anyone asks for is a chance to work with pride.
~By W. Edwards Deming ~


Through pride we are ever deceiving ourselves. But deep down below the surface of the average conscience a still, small voice says to us, something is out of tune.
~By Carl Jung ~


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 ~


Take pride in exactly what it is you do and remember it's okay to fail as long as you don't give up.
~By Dan O'Brien ~


Poor nations are hungry, and rich nations are proud; and pride and hunger will ever be at variance.
~By Jonathan Swift ~


As a people, we know what we can do, we know how to do it, and we just want to get on with it. How? By ensuring that Canada's place in the world is one of influence and pride.
~By Paul Martin ~


Generosity during life is a very different thing from generosity in the hour of death; one proceeds from genuine liberality and benevolence, the other from pride or fear.
~By Horace Mann ~


That which is given with pride and ostentation is rather an ambition than a bounty.
~By Lucius Annaeus Seneca ~


I suppose that Heartland, Unknown Soldier and Pride and Joy represent not a quieter side but more of a serious side to my work, something I've been getting into recently.
~By Garth Ennis ~


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 ~


Well we have a good working relationship with Microsoft at the development level. But let's not kid ourselves, this is a company with enormous resources and talented people, and there is a certain pride that comes along with that for them and for us.
~By John W. Thompson ~


All money means to me is a pride in accomplishment.
~By Ray Kroc ~


Values are principles and ideas that bring meaning to the seemingly mundane experience of life. A meaningful life that ultimately brings happiness and pride requires you to respond to temptations as well as challenges with honor, dignity, and courage.
~By Laura Schlessinger ~


By building relations we create a source of love and personal pride and belonging that makes living in a chaotic world easier.
~By Susan Lieberman ~


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


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


In teaching man, experimental science results in lessening his pride more and more by proving to him every day that primary causes, like the objective reality of things, will be hidden from him forever and that he can only know relations.
~By Claude Bernard ~


My pride fell with my fortunes.
~By William Shakespeare ~


A military man can scarcely pride himself on having smitten a sleeping enemy; it is more a matter of shame, simply, for the one smitten.
~By Isoroku Yamamoto ~


When my dad first started out in the police force, wearing the uniform was a sense of pride, and it was respected in the community for what the police force was all about. Unfortunately today, the uniform is a target.
~By Jerry Doyle ~


With the pride of the artist, you must blow against the walls of every power that exists the small trumpet of your defiance.
~By Norman Mailer ~


What moves me is neither ethnocentric pride nor sectarian arrogance. I make no claim that Jewish culture is superior to other cultures. But it is mine.
~By Theodore Bikel ~


Pride works frequently under a dense mask, and will often assume the garb of humility.
~By Adam Clarke ~


So we take a lot of pride in that. It's really on us to turn this thing around. I think this last month we've done just that. We've pointed ourself in the direction that we want to be, and I think we're starting to head towards that. Right now we're in a nice rhythm.
~By Kevin Garnett ~


We have indeed at the moment little cause for pride: as a profession we have made a mess of things.
~By Friedrich August von Hayek ~


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 ~


Let's stand up. Let's speak with pride about our morals and our values and redouble our effort to elect more conservative Republicans.
~By Rick Perry ~


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 ~


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


The response to Pride has been so overwhelming. I mean, people have really loved it. And it's so rewarding because we had such a fun time making that film, and it was made with so much heart, that it's lovely that people seem to be responding in kind to that.
~By Rosamund Pike ~


Stress is a designer ailment that many of the so-called afflicted suffer from with pride.
~By Janet Street-Porter ~


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


Humility and knowledge in poor clothes excel pride and ignorance in costly attire.
~By William Penn ~


Pride is the master sin of the devil, and the devil is the father of lies.
~By Edwin Hubbel Chapin ~


Generosity is giving more than you can, and pride is taking less than you need.
~By Khalil Gibran ~


That's what Rocky is all about: pride, reputation, and not being another bum in the neighborhood.
~By Sylvester Stallone ~


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 ~


The truest characters of ignorance are vanity and pride and arrogance.
~By Samuel Butler ~


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 ~


The apex of my civic pride and personal contentment was reached on the bright September morning when I entered the public school.
~By Mary Antin ~


When I severe my connections with the A.I.A. I do so with my own self respect, as a matter of pride and I am sure within your knowledge of my character.
~By Ralph Thomas Walker ~


It's only when you grow up, and step back from him, or leave him for your own career and your own home - it's only then that you can measure his greatness and fully appreciate it. Pride reinforces love.
~By Margaret Truman ~


All free men, wherever they may live, are citizens of Berlin. And therefore, as a free man, I take pride in the words "Ich bin ein Berliner!"
~By John F. Kennedy ~


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 ~


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


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


Jesus is the God whom we can approach without pride and before whom we can humble ourselves without despair.
~By Blaise Pascal ~


He took pride in belonging to the world's most exclusive club: the United States Senate.
~By Margaret Truman ~


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


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 ~


So instead of beating myself up for being fat, I think it's a miracle that I laugh every day and walk through my life with pride, because our culture is unrelenting when it comes to large people.
~By Camryn Manheim ~


I don't get a sense of American pride. I just get a sense that everyone is here, battling the same thing - that around the world everybody's after the same thing, just some minor piece of happiness each day.
~By Paul Thomas Anderson ~


Those who desire to rise as high as our human condition allows, must renounce intellectual pride, the omnipotence of clear thinking, belief in the absolute power of logic.
~By Alexis Carrel ~


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


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


Nature, reason, and Christianity recognize no other. Pride may say Nay; but Pride was always a liar, and a great hater of the truth.
~By Susanna Moodie ~


The American flag is the symbol of our freedom, national pride and history.
~By Mike Fitzpatrick ~


No one has a greater asset for his business than a man's pride in his work.
~By Hosea Ballou ~


It's a fine thing to rise above pride, but you must have pride in order to do so.
~By Georges Bernanos ~


The person is always happy who is in the presence of something they cannot know in full. A person as advanced far in the study of morals who has mastered the difference between pride and vanity.
~By Nicolas de Chamfort ~


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


Must we be put to shame by much smaller and poorer countries, by Ireland, France, Austria or Sweden, who have understood that a nation's support of its arts is a matter of both national pride and cultural survival?
~By Theodore Bikel ~


Again, I was influenced by my father, who was very much an atheist and took pride in combating the traditional or orthodox forms of Judaism, which his parents and which my mother's parents were very steeped in.
~By Robert Jay Lifton ~

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