Pride Quotes

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

One may be humble out of pride.
– Michel de Montaigne

Pride will spit in pride’s face.
– Thomas Fuller

Pride is an admission of weakness; it secretly fears all competition and dreads all rivals.
– Fulton J. Sheen

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

Pride in a man is confused with dignity; in a woman, with self-love.
– Jose Bergamin

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

The infinitely little have a pride infinitely great.
– Voltaire

My pride fell with my fortunes.
– William Shakespeare

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

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

Besides pride, loyalty, discipline, heart, and mind, confidence is the key to all the locks.
– Joe Paterno

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

Pride makes us artificial and humility makes us real.
– Thomas Merton

Anger is the enemy of non-violence and pride is a monster that swallows it up.
– Mahatma Gandhi

Fear and realisation of ignorance, strong medicines against stupid pride.
– Garth Nix

I am impelled, not to squeak like a grateful and apologetic mouse, but to roar like a lion out of pride in my profession.
– John Steinbeck

Don’t accept your dog’s admiration as conclusive evidence that you are wonderful.
– Ann Landers

Besides pride, loyalty, discipline, heart, and mind, confidence is the key to all the locks.
– Joe Paterno

In a way, I was incrediibly proud of her (not that I had any intention of letting it show while I was beating the crap out of her).
– Meg Cabot