70+ Famous Pride Quotes: Exclusive Selection

Pride is a feeling of pleasure and satisfaction that you get because you or people connected with you have done or got something good. Best pride quotes will enrich your perspective and make you grow as a person.

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Best Pride Quotes

Some people would rather die in their pride, than live in their humility. Anthony Liccione

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

Pride must die in you, or nothing of heaven can live in you. Andrew Murray

I don’t believe in nationalism. I think it’s a bunch of slogans. It’s a bunch of poor attempts at creating pride. My problem with nationalism is that it becomes exclusionary. We start to exclude people. Miguel Syjuco

Pride costs us more than hunger, thirst, and cold. Thomas Jefferson

Revenge, lust, ambition, pride, and self will are too often exalted as the gods of mans idolatry; while holiness, peace, contentment, and humility are viewed as unworthy of a serious thought. Charles Spurgeon

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. Soren Kierkegaard

If you believe in yourself and have dedication and pride and never quit, you’ll be a winner. The price of victory is high but so are the rewards. Bear Bryan

Pride builds walls between people, humility builds bridges. Rick Warren

There are two kinds of pride, both good and bad.Good pride represents our dignity and self respect. Bad pride is the deadly sin of superiority that reeks of conceit and arrogance. John C. Maxwell

I take a lot of pride in being myself. I’m comfortable with who I am. James McAvoy

Britain has a great sense of its own national pride. It’s like the monarchy is the embodiment of that pride. John Lithgow

Pride makes us artificial and humility makes us real. Thomas Merton

I take some pride in representing myself exactly how I would like to have my son remember me to his kids. Robert Downey Jr

Remembering that I’ll be dead soon is the most important tool I’ve ever encountered to help me make the big choices in life. Because almost everything all external expectations, all pride, all fear of embarrassment or failure these things just fall away in the face of death, leaving only what is truly important. Steve Jobs

Through pride we are ever deceiving ourselves. Carl Jung

Pride, envy, avarice these are the sparks have set on fire the hearts of all men. Dante Alighieri

Pride and excess bring disaster for man. Xun Kuang

When you look at a city, it’s like reading the hopes, aspirations and pride of everyone who built it. Hugh Newell Jacobsen

I take pride in saying that I am an army officer’s daughter even more than being an actor. Anushka Sharma

We live in a society that wants to label you with a color, sexuality, religion, or ethnicity. It divides us, but it also allows us to find pride in our identity. Logan Browning

I think pride is more important sometimes than making money. Kapil Dev

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

Humility was considered a great virtue in my family household. No show of complacency or self satisfaction was ever tolerated. Patting yourself on the back was definitely not encouraged, and pleasure or pride would be punishable by death. Hugh Laurie

Discipline is based on pride, on meticulous attention to details, and on mutual respect and confidence. Discipline must be a habit so ingrained that it is stronger than the excitement of the goal or the fear of failure. Gary Ryan Blair

I pride myself on being a family man. I pride myself on being respectful and hardworking. Alexander Volkanovski

Disciplining yourself to do what you know is right and important, although difficult, is the highroad to pride, self esteem, and personal satisfaction. Margaret Thatche

The fastest way to get me to go out and do something is to tell me no way I can do it. Evelyn Ashford

How great it would be for us all to have the pride of knowing that we, as a country, are one of the best countries to be a child. Jacinda Ardern

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

What is pride? A rocket that emulates the stars. William Wordsworth

And not only the pride of intellect, but the stupidity of intellect. Leo Tolstoy

Music is made one of Satan’s most attractive agencies to ensnare souls; but, when turned to a good account, it is a blessing. When abused, it leads the unconsecrated to pride, vanity, and folly. Ellen G. White

When dealing with people, remember you are not dealing with creatures of logic, but with creatures bristling with prejudice and motivated by pride and vanity. Dale Carnegie

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. Tom Cruise

The tyrant is a child of Pride, who drinks from his sickening cup recklessness and vanity, until from his high crest headlong he plummets to the dust of hope. Sophocles

Five enemies of peace inhabit with us avarice, ambition, envy, anger, and pride; if these were to be banished, we should infallibly enjoy perpetual peace. Petrarch

Fear and realisation of ignorance, strong medicines against stupid pride. Garth Nix

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. Carl Jung

The hated man is the result of his hater’s pride rather than his hater’s conscience. Criss Jami

I am a Hindu, and I have pride in that. Yogi Adityanath

Pride helps us; and pride is not a bad thing when it only urges us to hide our own hurts not to hurt others. George Eliot

Part of the core information that I’ve been purveying is that identity politics is a sick game. You don’t play racial, ethnic, and gender identity games. The Left plays them on behalf of the oppressed, let’s say, and the Right tends to play them on behalf of nationalism and ethnic pride. I think they’re equally dangerous. Jordan Peterson

The proud wish God would agree with them. They are not interested in changing their opinions to agree with God’s. Ezra Taft Benson

With pride, there are many curses. With humility, there come many blessings. Ezra Taft Benson

For thirty minutes I sat back and felt the glimmer of pride that historically precedes the most catastrophic falls. Antony John

My aim, then, was to whip the rebels, to humble their pride, to follow them to their inmost recesses, and make them fear and dread us. Fear is the beginning of wisdom. William Tecumseh Sherman

Love hath no pride. Karen Marie Moning

Humility and knowledge in poor clothes excel pride and ignorance in costly attire. William Penn

Many religious people suffer from pride: taking pleasure or even delight in being good, or religious. Idries Shah

I am impelled, not to squeak like a grateful and apologetic mouse, but to roar like a lion out of pride in my profession. John Steinbeck

I am not proud, but I am happy; and happiness blinds, I think, more than pride. Alexandre Dumas

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

Rowan considered for a moment, and then said, I have known many kings in my life, Dorian Havilliard. And it was a rare man indeed who asked for help when he needed it, who would put aside pride. Sarah J. Maas

There had been an attempt to humiliate him. It had not succeeded. He had paid, but pain, like pleasure, has no duration. Pride was an entity more persistent. Jack Vance

Pride in the case of a rich man is bad, but pride in the case of a poor man is worse. Abu Bakr

Take pride away from a man and you might as well run a knife through his heart. Julie Garwood

Poverty entails fear and stress and sometimes depression. It meets a thousand petty humiliations and hardships. Climbing out of poverty by your own efforts that is something on which to pride yourself but poverty itself is romanticized by fools. J. K. Rowling

I’ve always been someone who believes in being real and embraced my imperfections with pride rather than covering it up. Zareen Khan

Take pride in your work at all times. Remember, respect for an umpire is created off the field as well as on. Ford Frick

Pride will spit in pride’s face. Thomas Fuller

As a defender, we take pride in getting clean sheets. Harry Maguire

I always take pride in the fact that nobody can mess with me, and I never let anybody mess with me my entire life. Dean Ambrose

Holy humility confounds pride and all the men of this world and all things that are in the world. Francis of Assisi

The greatest pride, or the greatest despondency, is the greatest ignorance of one’s self. Baruch Spinoza

We live in a time of conflict external and internal  when we sometimes concentrate too much on what divides us. Today, fly the Stars and Stripes with pride and confidence that what unites is far stronger. Charlie Dent

It’s a fine thing to rise above pride, but you must have pride in order to do so. Georges Bernanos

In reality, there is, perhaps, no one of our natural passions so hard to subdue as pride. Benjamin Franklin