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Pride Quotes

Each creation on this Earth is important whether it is a tiny plant or animal. Pride in being who we is absolutely essential but the same emotion can sometimes turn into a negative feeling when it exceeds the limit. At this stage, one can become really vulnerable which can in turn lead to energy imbalance. So, maintaining a fine balance between pride and inflated ego is a must. Read the next bit of article to get an insight about the popular self-importance quotations and sayings.

Miley Cyrus

I would say I'm a nice person, and I take pride in the fact that I treat everyone really well, so there's no reason for anyone to ever come at me because I only want the best for everybody else.

Osama bin Laden

The dream to kill me will never be completed.

Franklin P. Jones

Honest criticism is hard to take, particularly from a relative, a friend, an acquaintance or a stranger.

Robert Burns

The appellation of a Scottish Bard is by far my highest pride; to continue to deserve it is my most exalted ambition.

Osama bin Laden

We treat them in the same way. Those who kill our women and innocent, we kill their women and innocent, until they refrain.

Tom Cruise

I love what I do. I take great pride in what I do. And I can't do something halfway, three-quarters, nine-tenths. If I'm going to do something, I go all the way.

Saint Augustine

It was pride that changed angels into devils; it is humility that makes men as angels.

Terri Guillemets

Wash out your ego every once in a while, as cleanliness is next to godliness not just in body but in humility as well.

Osama bin Laden

We did not find it difficult to deal with Bush and his administration, because it is similar to regimes in our countries - both types include many who are full of arrogance and greed.

Thomas Merton

Pride makes us artificial and humility makes us real.

William Wordsworth

What is pride? A rocket that emulates the stars.

Gilbert K. Chesterton

If I had only one sermon to preach it would be a sermon against pride.

Rajon Rondo

What I pride myself on mostly is making the game easier for my teammates.

Michael Jackson

I'm a black American, I am proud of my race. I am proud of who I am. I have a lot of pride and dignity.

Michael Jackson

They did it to try and belittle me, to try and to take away my pride. But I went through the whole system with them. And at the end, I - I wanted the public to know that I was okay, even though I was hurting.

Mitch McConnell

It just doesn't occur to an American that someone else will solve their problems. Americans take pride in solving problems for themselves. And if we fail, we get back up and try again. It's what we do. It's who we are.

Ben Shapiro

Americans take justifiable pride in the freedoms given to them by nature or God and enshrined in the Constitution's Bill of Rights.

Rajon Rondo

I take pride in being a great teammate.

Luis Suarez

Sometimes English football takes pride in having the lowest yellow-card count in Europe, but of course it will have if you can take someone's leg off and still not be booked.

Nancy Pelosi

I've never walked away from any of my positions. I take pride in them.

Blaise Pascal

Jesus is the God whom we can approach without pride and before whom we can humble ourselves without despair.

Carl Jung

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.

Khalil Gibran

Generosity is giving more than you can, and pride is taking less than you need.

John Ruskin

In general, pride is at the bottom of all great mistakes.

Martin Luther

The God of this world is riches, pleasure and pride.

Michel de Montaigne

One may be humble out of pride.

Mahatma Gandhi

Anger is the enemy of non-violence and pride is a monster that swallows it up.

Billy Graham

Self-centered indulgence, pride and a lack of shame over sin are now emblems of the American lifestyle.

William Butler Yeats

Books are but waste paper unless we spend in action the wisdom we get from thought - asleep. When we are weary of the living, we may repair to the dead, who have nothing of peevishness, pride, or design in their conversation.

Jimmy Butler

I've changed, and I've learned every single year what to do and what not to do. But I still pride myself on going out and doing the right things. Doing what I'm supposed to be doing on both ends of the floor.

Kanye West

The dinosaurs aren't remembered for much more than their bones. When humanity's gone, what do we give to this little planet that we're on, and what could we do collectively, removing the pride?

He didn't come out of my belly, but my God, I've made his bones, because I've attended to every meal, and how he sleeps, and the fact that he swims like a fish because I took him to the ocean. I'm so proud of all those things. But he is my biggest pride.

George Washington

There can be no greater error than to expect, or calculate, upon real favors from nation to nation. It is an illusion which experience must cure, which a just pride ought to discard.

Horace

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.

Eric Hoffer

Nationalist pride, like other variants of pride, can be a substitute for self-respect.

When I say I'm going to take care of a woman, I don't just mean physically or sexually or romantically. I'm going to take care of her emotionally and spiritually. I'm going to take care of her in all ways. I take a lot of pride in that today.

James Madison

By rendering the labor of one, the property of the other, they cherish pride, luxury, and vanity on one side; on the other, vice and servility, or hatred and revolt.

Bill Bryson

Anyone who has read my books will know that I don't tend to use guides when I am travelling. It's not a pride thing, but it is certainly a fact.

Julia Roberts

I can direct breakfast, lunch, and dinner. I take pride in my kitchen, but I'm not going to direct a movie.

Dinner

What is a wife and what is a harlot? What is a church and what is a theatre? are they two and not one? Can they exist separate? Are not religion and politics the same thing? Brotherhood is religion. O demonstrations of reason dividing families in cruelty and pride!

Politics Wives Religion
George Santayana

The passions grafted on wounded pride are the most inveterate; they are green and vigorous in old age.

Cardi B

I have 100 percent Bronx pride, like it's a country, like I am the Bronx.

Friedrich Nietzsche

Nothing has been purchased more dearly than the little bit of reason and sense of freedom which now constitutes our pride.

Angelina Jolie

The boys know they're from Southeast Asia, and they have their food and their music and their friends, and they have a pride particular to them.