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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, Pride and Prejudice
Humility is nothing but truth, and pride is nothing but lying.
St. Vincent de Paul
Generosity is giving more than you can, and pride is taking less than you need.
Proud people breed sad sorrows for themselves.
Pride only helps us to be generous; it never makes us so, any more than vanity makes us witty.
Curiosity is only vanity. We usually only want to know something so that we can talk about it.
Pride must die in you, or nothing of heaven can live in you.
It is better to lose your pride with someone you love rather than to lose that someone you love with your useless pride.
I'm so proud of you that it makes me proud of me. I hope you know that.
We are rarely proud when we are alone.
I am not proud, but I am happy; and happiness blinds, I think, more than pride.
Yes, vanity is a weakness indeed. But pride - where there is a real superiority of mind, pride will be always under good regulation.
Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice
The proud person always wants to do the right thing, the great thing. But because he wants to do it in his own strength, he is fighting not with man, but with God.
Pride makes us long for a solution to things – a solution, a purpose, a final cause; but the better telescopes become, the more stars appear.
A proud man is always looking down on things and people; and, of course, as long as you are looking down, you cannot see something that is above you.
Don't accept your dog's admiration as conclusive evidence that you are wonderful.
You need to take pride in what God has given you.
Pride costs us more than hunger, thirst, and cold.
Through pride we are ever deceiving ourselves. But deep down below the surface of the average conscience a still, small voice says to us, something is out of tune.
Pride is holding your head up when everyone around you has theirs bowed. Courage is what makes you do it.
Fear and realisation of ignorance, strong medicines against stupid pride.
Garth Nix, Sabriel
All men make mistakes, but a good man yields when he knows his course is wrong, and repairs the evil. The only crime is pride.
I do not care so much what I am to others as I care what I am to myself.
Michel de Montaigne
Too many people spend money they earned..to buy things they don't want..to impress people that they don't like.
Let others pride themselves about how many pages they have written; I'd rather boast about the ones I've read.
Jorge Luis Borges
Leave your pride, ego, and narcissism somewhere else. Reactions from those parts of you will reinforce your children's most primitive fears.
As long as you are proud you cannot know God.
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