There are two kinds of pride, both good and bad. 'Good pride' represents our dignity and self-respect. 'Bad pride' is the deadly sin of superiority that reeks of conceit and arrogance.
When I severe my connections with the A.I.A. I do so with my own self respect, as a matter of pride and I am sure within your knowledge of my character.
There is such a thing as honest pride and self-respect.
Nationalist pride, like other variants of pride, can be a substitute for self-respect.
National pride is to countries what self-respect is to individuals: a necessary condition for self-improvement.
Self respect by definition is a confidence and pride in feeling that you are behaving in an honorable and dignified manner. -Respect yourself by respecting others.
...It is a proud privilege to be a soldier " a good soldier "¦ [with] discipline, self-respect, pride in his unit and his country, a high sense of duty and obligation to comrades and to his superiors, and a self confidence born of demonstrated ability.
Pride makes us artificial and humility makes us real.
Respect is not ever assigned; it's earned.
Trust yourself. Create the kind of self that you will be happy to live with all your life. Make the most of yourself by fanning the tiny, inner sparks of possibility into flames of achievement.