Pride Quotes and Sayings
The pride of aiming at more knowledge, and pretending to more perfection, is the cause of Man’s error and misery.
— Alexander Pope
Philosophy triumphs easily over past evils and future evils; but present evils triumph over it.
– Francois de La Rochefoucauld,
Confidence turns into pride only when you are in denial of your mistakes.
– Criss Jami
The truest characters of ignorance are vanity, and pride and arrogance.
– Samuel Butler
Vanity and pride are different things, though the words are often used synonymously. A person may be proud without being vain. Pride relates more to our opinion of ourselves; vanity, to what we would have others think of us.
– Jane Austen
You can have pride in what you do each day, but not arrogance in what you were born with.
– Amy Tan
Leave your pride behind and firmly stick to your dignity and integrity.
Pride is concerned with who is right. Humility is concerned with what is right.
– Ezra Taft Benson
A proud man is always looking down on things and people; and, of course, as long as you are looking down, you can’t see something that’s above you.
– C.S. Lewis
Pride comes before the fall. Stay humble.