conceit quotes

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My credit now stands on such slippery ground
That one of two bad ways you must conceit me,
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There are a sort of men whose visages
Do cream and mantle like a standing pond,
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Answer a fool according to his folly, lest he be wise in his own conceit.
Conceit spoils the finest genius. There is not much danger that real talent or goodness will be overlooked long; even if it is, th ...
Sometimes a neighbor whom we have disliked a lifetime for his arrogance and conceit lets fall a single commonplace remark that sho ...
Frivolity is inborn, conceit acquired by education.
So that the reverence and the gaiety
May not be forgotten in later experience,
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I laugh at the lore and pride of man
At the sophist schools, and the learned clan;
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The sea is masculine, the type of active strength. Look, what egg-shells are drifting all over it, each one, like ours, filled wit ...
The Sceptic being a lover of his kind, desires to cure by speech, as best he can, the self-conceit and rashness of the Dogmatists. ...
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