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Example Sentences for "pride"

Felix walked proudly up to the stage to receive his awardThe little girl smiled with pride when her grandmother complimented her on the skirt she had made in sewing class.

Felix walked proudly up to the stage to receive his award.

You are now the proud father of a beautiful little girl.

One of the proudest moments in her life was the day she saw her son graduate from medical school.

Barney is too proud to ask people for help, but I know he is having trouble making ends meet.

I didn't really hurt myself when I fell off my bicycle. The only thing I hurt was my pride.

The proud mother showed off her new baby girl to her family and friends.

There is a Hebrew proverb which states that pride is the mask we make of our faults.

There is a Mexican proverb which states that hunger brings people down, but pride can help them get up.

Nietzsche once said that one should die proudly when it is no longer possible to live proudly.

Actress Lauren Bacall once said, I think your whole life shows in your face, and you should be proud of that.

There is a French proverb which observes that he who is too proud to ask is too good to receive.

There is a Russian proverb which observes that the blind cannot see, and the proud will not.

Venice in the seventeenth century prided itself on being above the quarrels of its neighbors.

Discussion question: What are you most proud of in your life?

Find someone who is proud of something.


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