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Fame often makes a writer vain, but seldom makes him proud.
Fame
W. H. Auden

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I think your whole life shows in your face and you should be proud of that.
Faces
Lauren Bacall

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A proud man is seldom a grateful man, for he never thinks he gets as much as he deserves.
Gratitude
Henry Ward Beecher

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God opposes the proud, but gives grace to the humble [James 4:6]
Pride
Bible

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Proud people breed sad sorrows for themselves.
Pride
Emily Bronte

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Their sighing , canting , grace-proud faces, their three-mile prayers, and half-mile graces.
Grace
Robert Burns

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They are proud in humility, proud that they are not proud.
Humility
Robert Burton

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Knowledge is proud that it knows so much; Wisdom is humble that it knows no more.
Knowledge
William Cowper

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I am proud of the fact that I never invented weapons to kill.
Invention and Inventor
Thomas A. Edison

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Flowers are a proud assertion that a ray of beauty out-values all the utilities of the world.
Flowers
Ralph Waldo Emerson

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I feel very proud, even though they didn't elect me, to be President of the Argentines.
President
General Leopoldo Galtieri

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With disadvantages enough to bring him to humility, a Scotsman is one of the proudest things alive.
Nationalities and Nationalism
Oliver Goldsmith

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Too poor for a bribe, and too proud to importune, he had not the method of making a fortune.
Poverty and The Poor
Thomas Gray

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Behind every successful man is a proud wife and a surprised mother-in-law.
Mother-in-Laws
Hubert H. Humphrey

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To be proud and inaccessible is to be timid and weak.
Pride
Jean Baptiste Masillon

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The most unhappy and frail creatures are men and yet they are the proudest.
Men
Michel Eyquem De Montaigne

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The strangest, most generous, and proudest of all virtues is true courage.
Courage
Michel Eyquem De Montaigne

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One should die proudly when it is no longer possible to live proudly.
Death and Dying
Friedrich Nietzsche

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Mighty proud I am that I am able to have a spare bed for my friends.
Friends and Friendship
Samuel Pepys

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Men who are unhappy, like men who sleep badly, are always proud of the fact.
Happiness
Bertrand Russell

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Doomed are the hotheads! Unhappy are they who lose their cool and are too proud to say, I'm sorry.
Anger
Robert H. Schuller

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man, proud man,Dressd in a little brief authority,
Uncategorised
William Shakespeare

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O world, how apt the poor are to be proud!
Poverty and The Poor
William Shakespeare

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The proud man counts his newspaper clippings, the humble man his blessings.
Humility
Fulton John Sheen

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I am patient with stupidity, but not with those who are proud of it.
Patience
Dame Edith Sitwell

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Research is what I'm doing when I don't know what I'm doing.
[ Research ] Wernher Von Braun