Conceit Quotes


35 Conceit quotes:



"Talent is God given. Be humble. Fame is man-given. Be grateful. Conceit is self-given. Be careful."
"I don't at all like knowing what people say of me behind my back. It makes me far too conceited."
Author: Wilde Quotes Category: Conceit Quotes
"Conceit may puff a man up, but never prop him up"
Author: Ruskin Quotes Category: Conceit Quotes
"Woman's dearest delight is to wound Man's self-conceit, though Man's dearest delight is to gratify hers"
Author: Shaw Quotes Category: Conceit Quotes
"Conceit in weakest bodies works the strongest."
"Conceit is incompatible with understanding"
Author: Tolstoy Quotes Category: Conceit Quotes
"Conceit, more rich in matter than in words, brags of his substance: they are but beggars who can count their worth."
"It is possible to have a strong self-love without any self-satisfaction, rather with a self-discontent which is the more intense because one's own little core of egoistic sensibility is a supreme care."
Author: Eliot Quotes Category: Conceit Quotes Discontent Quotes
"I've never any pity for conceited people, because I think they carry their comfort about with them."
Author: Eliot Quotes Category: Conceit Quotes
"Conceit is incompatible with understanding."
Author: Tolstoy Quotes Category: Conceit Quotes
"Self-conceit may lead to self destruction."
Author: Aesop Quotes Category: Conceit Quotes Greek Author Quotes
"The smaller the mind the greater the conceit"
Author: Aesop Quotes Category: Conceit Quotes
"Solvency is maintained by means of a national debt, on the principle, ''If you will not lend me the money, how can I pay you?"
"Conceit is God's gift to little men"
Author: Barton Quotes Category: Conceit Quotes
"Conceit is the finest armour a man can wear."
Author: Jerome Quotes Category: Conceit Quotes
"Some who are far from atheists, may make themselves merry with that conceit of thousands of spirits dancing at once upon a needle's point."
Author: Cudworth Quotes Category: Conceit Quotes British Theologian Quotes
"Pride and conceit were the original sins of man."
"Of great wealth there is no real use, except in its distribution, the rest is just conceit."
Author: Bacon Quotes Category: Conceit Quotes
"[It is] the most hideous waterfront structure ever inflicted on a city by a combination of architectural conceit and official bad taste. the Cathedral of Asphalt."
Author: Moses Quotes Category: Conceit Quotes
"People who do not know how to laugh are always pompous and self-conceited."
Author: Thackeray Quotes Category: Conceit Quotes


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