"It's a fine thing to rise above pride, but you must have pride in order to do so."
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"Whoever shall exalt himself shall be abased, and he that humbles himself shall be exalted."
"God opposes the proud, but gives grace to the humble [James 4:6]"
"I cannot dig; to beg I am ashamed. [Luke 16:3]"
"Pride defeats its own end, by bringing the man who seeks esteem and reverence into contempt."
"Proud people breed sad sorrows for themselves."
"I have lived long enough to satisfy both nature and glory."
"If I had only one sermon to preach it would be a sermon against pride."
"And the Devil did grin, for his darling sin is pride that apes humility."
"A self-made man? Yes, and one who worships his creator."
"It ain't bragging if you can do it."
"Pride the first peer and president of hell."
"There is nothing that will kill a man so soon as having nobody to find fault with but himself."
"Most of the trouble in the world is caused by people wanting to be important."
"Pride that dines on vanity, sups on contempt."
"Idleness and pride tax with a heavier hand than kings and governments."
"Pride perceiving humility honorable, often borrows her cloak."
"My family pride is something inconceivable. I can't help it. I was born sneering."
"There was one who thought himself above me, and he was above me until he had that thought."
"Never look down on anybody unless you are helping them up."
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