Quotes by pride
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German - American physicist 1879-1955
At the same time, as social beings, we are moved in the relations with our fellow beings by such feelings as sympathy, pride, hate, need for power, pity, and so on.
American conservative political commentator and attorney 1984-
Americans take justifiable pride in the freedoms given to them by nature or God and enshrined in the Constitution's Bill of Rights.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
English poet and critic 1772-1834
And the Devil did grin, for his darling sin is pride that apes humility.
Francois de la Rochefoucauld
French writer 1613-1680
Pride does not wish to owe and vanity does not wish to pay.
English politician, writer and poet 1672-1719
Pride goes before destruction and a haughty spirit before a fall.
A competitor will find a way to win. Competitors take bad breaks and use them to drive themselves just that much harder. Quitters take bad breaks and use them as reasons to give up. It's all a matter of pride.
C. S. Lewis
Irish novelist and poet 1898-1963
A man who is eating or lying with his wife or preparing to go to sleep in humility, thankfulness and temperance, is, by Christian standards, in an infinitely higher state than one who is listening to Bach or reading Plato in a state of pride.
Roman poet 65-8 BC
A portion of mankind take pride in their vices and pursue their purpose; many more waver between doing what is right and complying with what is wrong.
Dr. W. Edwards Deming
American engineer, statistician, professor and author 1900-1993
All anyone asks for is a chance to work with pride.
John F. Kennedy
American politician 1917-1963
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!Source: Speech West-Berlin, 26-06-1963
American businessman, founder McDonalds 1902-1984
All money means to me is a pride in accomplishment.
American poet 1874-1963
And nothing to look backward to with pride, and nothing to look forward to with hope.
Indian politician 1917-1985
Anger is the enemy of non-violence and pride is a monster that swallows it up.
English poet 1688-1744
At every trifle take offense, that always shows great pride or little sense.
English theatre critic, non-juror bishop and theologian 1650-1726
Atheism is the result of ignorance and pride; of strong sense and feeble reasons; of good eating and ill living.