28 Motivational Quotes about Pride

28 Motivational Quotes about Pride

Pride can be a touchy subject. Sometimes, and mostly in moderation, it can be a good thing, especially if it relates to one’s own accomplishments, but at other times it can keep us from developing into the person that we could become if we would only adopt some humility. To highlight those opinions, and share some thoughts about pride, I have chosen the following 28 Quotes about Pride for you today:

28 Motivational Quotes About Pride

“The Three Kinds of Pride are: (1) thinking I am better than the other(s); (2) thinking I am worse than the other(s); and (3) thinking I am just as good as the other(s).” ― Thich Nhat Hanh

  • “The Three Kinds of Pride are: (1) thinking I am better than the other(s); (2) thinking I am worse than the other(s); and (3) thinking I am just as good as the other(s).”
    ― Thich Nhat Hanh
  • “Ingratitude produces pride while gratitude produces humility.”
    ― Orrin Woodward
  • “It is easy to tell confidence from pride. Confidence lifts, encourages, helps, and is full of gratitude. Pride demeans, mocks, destroys, and is bitter and resentful.”
    ― Damon Throop
  • “Love can either be your greatest companion or your worst enemy, depending on your pride to accept or deny things.”
    ― Anthony Liccione
  • “If pride is a sin, then love must be the mother of sin.”
    ― Lionel Suggs
  • “Pride is often used as a way to protect our hearts and to hide the truth. Pride causes us to shut down and build walls.”
    ― Heather Bixler
  • “Deception sneaks in through the window of pride.”
    ― Evinda Lepins


  • “There are few couples as unhappy as those who are too proud to admit their unhappiness.”
    ― P.D. James
  • “Stirred up pride is poison to the soul.”
    ― Evinda Lepins
  • “The only way to prevent pride from taking root in our heart and our life is to embrace a life filled with faith, understanding, and forgiveness.”
    ― Heather Bixler
  • “I am proud. It will get me into trouble someday, but today it makes me brave”
    ― Veronica Roth
  • “Pride has traditionally been regarded as the foremost of the Seven Deadly Sins, but it has rather obviously been overtaken by Greed.”
    ― James Carlos Blake
  • “Pride is one of the seven deadly sins; but it cannot be the pride of a mother in her children, for that is a compound of two cardinal virtues — faith and hope.”
    ― Charles Dickens
  • “Don’t let your pride write a check your heart can’t pay for.”
    ― R.E. Bradshaw
  • “There is no greater enemy than pride.”
    ― Sanskrit

 

“If pride is a sin, then love must be the mother of sin.” ― Lionel Suggs

  • “Imagine what your life would be like if you were completely uninhibited by fear, pride, or procrastination. What would you be capable of? Anything.”
    ― Richie Norton
  • “When you build a fence around yourself, you’ll wonder why people are afraid to approach you because the pride in the fence is the cause of your blindness.”
    ― Michael Bassey Johnson
  • “Pride is nothing more than us highlighting us.”
    ― Kevin Thoman
  • “Pride can be a friend, ego can be a foe…depending on which one we choose, or not, to conquer.”
    ― T.F. Hodge
  • “Don’t try to make yourself marketable, you’ll be surprised to see yourself at the bottom. Stay incognito, and people will peruse the whole world looking for you, by that time, you’ll be at the top.”
    ― Michael Bassey Johnson
  • “Pride is nothing more than false courage without long term solutions.”
    ― Shannon L. Alder
  • “Putting your pride first makes the results come in second, at best.”
    ― Ziad K. Abdelnour
  • “Pride is an expensive vice, for it is wedded to Greed whose hunger is never sated”
    ― Jocelyn Murray

 

  • “Pride becomes the blanket transgression that conceals the rest of our sins, allowing us to remain blind to them.”
    ― Alisa hope Wagner
  • “Pride is never so loud as when in chains.”
    ― Lew Wallace
  • “Pride is the luxury of the strong”.”
    ― Patrick Rothfuss
  • “Nothing is more scandalous than a man that is proud of his humility.”
    ― Marcus Aurelius,
  • “Pride is a very dangerous disease that can turn your talent, asset, and achievements into a handicap.”
    ― Uzoma Nnadi

 

“Don’t let your pride write a check your heart can’t pay for.” ― R.E. Bradshaw

 

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