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.

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