There could be no extreme vanity in my recognition of myself, if in fact there could be any at all.
The truest characters of ignorance are vanity, and pride and arrogance.
The offspring of riches: Pride, vanity, ostentation, arrogance, tyranny
People who worship only themselves get a slick, polished look -- like monuments. Too bad they had to go so soon.
Beauty's sister is vanity, and its daughter lust.
I observe that a very large portion of the human race does not believe in God and suffers no visible punishment in consequence. And if there were a God, I think it very unlikely that he would have such an uneasy vanity as to be offended by those who
God how I hate new countries: They are older than the old, more sophisticated, much more conceited, only young in a certain puerile vanity more like senility than anything.
When thou criest, let thy companies deliver thee; but the wind shall carry them all away; vanity shall take them: but he that putteth his trust in me shall possess the land, and shall inherit my holy mountain. (Isaiah 57: 13)
Nothing makes one so vain as being told one is a sinner. Conscience makes egotists of us all.
In heaven I yearn for knowledge, account all else inanity; On earth I confess an itch for the praise of fools - that's vanity
It is neither wise nor brave to question God. It is the folly of a prideful heart
The highest form of vanity is love of fame.
I'm not the greatest; I'm the double greatest. Not only do I knock 'em out, I pick the round.
A coxcomb is one whom simpletons believe to be a man of merit.
A coxcomb is ugly all over with the effectation of a fine gentleman.