9 Quotes Regarding Pride
The pride of dying rich raises the loudest laugh in hell.
If you wish in this world to advance your merits you're bound to enhance; you must stir it and stump it, and blow your own trumpet, or, trust me, you haven't a chance.
William S. Gilbert
It is equally a mistake to hold one's self too high, or to rate one's self too cheap.
Johann Von Goethe
The truly proud man knows neither superiors nor inferiors. The first he does not admit of; the last he does not concern himself about.
The essence of a self-reliant and autonomous culture is an unshakable egoism.
In general, pride is at the bottom of all great mistakes.
There is not one wise man in twenty that will praise himself.
Ignorant of their ignorance, yet wise In their own esteem, these deluded men, Proud of their vain learning, go round and round Like the blind led by the blind. Far beyond Their eyes, hypnotized by the world of sense, Opens the way to immortality.
What is pride? A whizzing rocket that would emulate a star.