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 is concerned with who is right. Humility is concerned with what is right.
Ezra Taft Benson
Respect is not ever assigned; it's earned.
Very often a change of self is needed more than a change of scene.
A. C. Benson