89 Quotes About Pride

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The Christian Gospel is that I am so flawed that Jesus had to die for me, yet I am so loved and valued that Jesus was glad to die for me. This leads to deep humility and deep confidence at the same time. It undermines both swaggering and sniveling. I cannot feel superior to anyone, and yet I have nothing to prove to anyone. I do not think more of myself or less of myself. Instead, I think of myself less.
- Tim Keller
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God is not proud. He will have us even though we have shown that we prefer everything else to Him.
- C.S. Lewis
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It was pride that changed angels into devils; it is humility that makes men as angels.
- Augustine
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Let us watch against pride in every shape - pride of intellect, pride of wealth, pride in our own goodness, pride in our own deserts. Nothing is so likely to keep a man out of heaven, and prevent him seeing Christ, as pride. So long as we think we are something, we shall never be saved.
- J. C. Ryle
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Self-righteousness is the devil's masterpiece to make us think well of ourselves.
- Thomas Adams
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The proud are ever most provoked by pride.
- William Cowper
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Be not proud of race, face, place, or grace.
- Charles Spurgeon
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Pride, perceiving humility honorable, often borrows her cloak.
- Thomas Fuller
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Whatever makes us feel superior to other people, whatever tempts us to convey a sense of superiority that is the gravity of our sinful nature, not grace.
- Phillips Brooks
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The God of this world is riches, pleasure and pride.
- Martin Luther
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It is an invariable maxim in his kingdom, that whosoever exalts himself, shall be abased; but he that humbles himself, shall be exalted.
- John Newton
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The charm of fame is so great that we like every object to which it is attached, even death.
- Blaise Pascal
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The cause why our oppressors prevail oft against us is, because we trust too much in our own wits, and lean too much upon our own inventions opposing subtility to subtility, one evil device to another, matching and maintaining policy by policy, and not committing our cause to God.
- Abraham Wright
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One of our troubles is we are not willing to humble ourselves. We are not willing to give up our opinions as to how things should be done.
- Mordecai Ham
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Pride is a barrier to all spiritual progress.
- Harry Ironside
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Poverty and affliction take away the fuel that feeds pride.
- Richard Sibbes
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Many are convinced, who are not truly enlightened; are afraid of the consequences of sin, though they never saw its evil; have a seeming desire of salvation, which is not founded upon a truly spiritual discovery of their own wretchedness, and the Excellency of Jesus.
- John Newton
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In all unbelief there are these two things: a good opinion of one's self, and a bad opinion of God.
- Horatius Bonar
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Pride may be set down as "the sin" of human nature.
- Charles Spurgeon
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Pride had rather go out of the way than go behind.
- Thomas Fuller
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An accession of wealth is a dangerous predicament for a man. At first he is stunned if the accession be sudden, and is very humble and very grateful. Then he begins to speak a little louder, people think him more sensible, and soon he thinks himself so.
- Richard Cecil
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So long as we are full of self we are shocked at the faults of others. Let us think often of our own sin, and we shall be lenient to the sins of others.
- Francois Fenelon
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In the midst of a world of light and love, of song and feast and dance, Lucifer could find nothing to think of more interesting than his own prestige.
- C.S. Lewis
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The true secret of giving advice is, after you have honestly given it, to be perfectly indifferent whether it is taken or not, and never persist in trying to set people right.
- Henry Ward Beecher
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Whatever makes us feel superior to other people, whatever tempts us to convey a sense of superiority that is the gravity of our sinful nature, not grace.
- Philip Yancey
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