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Arrogance Quotes

Simone Beauvoir
No one is more arrogant toward women, more aggressive or scornful, than the man who is anxious about his virility
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We would hope that good Christian leaders would distance themselves from Pat Robertson's remarks. It is pure arrogance for Robertson to suggest that he has divine knowledge of God's intent and purpose based on his interpretation of scripture.
Abraham Foxman Permalink
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Arrogance - The best leaders inspire by example. When that's not an option, brute intimidation works pretty well, too.
Larry Kersten Permalink
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I could smell an arrogance, it was my cheap fragrance.
Toba Beta Permalink
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Dean Koontz
We are an arrogant species, full of terrible potential, but we also have a great capacity for love, friendship, generosity, kindness, faith, hope, and joy.
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Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche
Arrogance on the part of the meritorious is even more offensive to us than the arrogance of those without merit: for merit itself is offensive.
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Mark Twain
I am prepared to meet anyone, but whether anyone is prepared for the great ordeal of meeting me is another matter.
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Granth Sahib
The world is burning in the fire of desire, in greed, arrogance and excessive ego.
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Mark Twain
The offspring of riches: Pride, vanity, ostentation, arrogance, tyranny
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John F. Kennedy
When power leads man towards arrogance, poetry reminds him of his limitations. When power narrows the area of man's concern, poetry reminds him of the richness and diversity of existence. When power corrupts, poetry cleanses.
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Now I can let these dream killers kill my self esteem-or use my arrogance as steam to power my dreams!!!
Kanye West Permalink
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Now I could let these dream killers kill my self-esteemOr use my arrogance as the steam to power my dreams.
Kanye West Permalink
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Thomas Paine
It has been the political career of this man to begin with hypocrisy, proceed with arrogance, and finish with contempt
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At that time, the United States was at the height of its arrogance and our country also was not yet ready to go to the UN Security Council.
Hassan Rowhani Permalink
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Alan Simpson
He's been very dismissive of the media all his public life ... There's a certain diffidence. It's not arrogance, [more like] why should I waste my time?
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Frank Lloyd Wright
Early in life I had to choose between honest arrogance and hypocritical humility. I chose the former and have seen no reason to change.
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Arrogance is a creature. It does not have senses. It has only a sharp tongue and the pointing finger.
Toba Beta Permalink
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WHen PeopLE Cant ReSPect The DEedS You HAve DOne FOr tHEm.... ItS hiGh Tym yoU taUght THem the GeNuiNE MEaninG oF DIsREsPEct........!!!!!
Monika Singh Permalink
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Emily Dickinson
Nods from the Gilded pointers --/ Nods from the Seconds slim --/ Decades of Arrogance between/ The Dial life --/ And Him --
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George Bernard Shaw
If Pygmalion is not good enough for your friends with its own verbal music, their talent must be altogether extraordinary.
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We want to do things our way, and people think it's arrogance, so it's inevitable some people will get tired of us.
Alex Turner Permalink
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George W. Bush
This is an impressive crowd: the Have's and Have-more's. Some people call you the elites. I call you my base.
George W. Bush Permalink
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Issac Asimov
People who think they know everything are a great annoyance to those of us who do.
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would mean the triumph of one side, and every triumph is dangerous because it carries the seed of arrogance, pride and mistakes.
Aleksander Kwasniewski Permalink
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Samuel Butler
The truest characters of ignorance are vanity, and pride and arrogance.
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Sun Tzu
Pretend inferiority and encourage his arrogance.
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Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche
It was modesty which in Greece invented the word "philosopher" and left the splendid arrogance of calling oneself wise to the actors of the spirit --the modesty of such monsters of pride and self-glorification as Pythagoras, as Plato.
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Mark Twain
My books are water; those of great geniuses are wine everybody drinks water
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It's typical of their arrogance.
Andrew Tidd Permalink
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Arrogance diminishes wisdom
Arabian Proverb Permalink
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