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Arrogance quotes : Showing an offensive attitude of superiority

 

Learning and innovation go hand in hand. The arrogance of success is to think that what you did yesterday will be sufficient for tomorrow.-William Pollard

 

Arrogance on the part of the meritorious is even more offensive to us than the arrogance of those without merit: for merit itself is offensive.-Friedrich Nietzsche

 

It’s not the act of arrogance to draw, it’s humbling – you must use your God-given talent. And of all the people I sketch, in most cases I feel I have to measure up to the subject.-LeRoy Neiman

 

The definition of swagger, in my opinion, is you have to have that arrogance, that confidence that you are the best out there at all times.-Keyshawn Johnson

 

Arrogance, ignorance, and incompetence. Not a pretty cocktail of personality traits in the best of situations. No sirree. Not a pretty cocktail in an office-mate and not a pretty cocktail in a head of state. In fact, in a leader, it’s a lethal cocktail.-Graydon Carter

 

Science moves with the spirit of an adventure characterized both by youthful arrogance and by the belief that the truth, once found, would be simple as well as pretty.-James D. Watson

 

Everybody has their detractors. Some people say arrogance, or whatever they may say. I only have one thing in mind, and that’s doing a great job for the country.-Donald Trump

 

Women have served all these centuries as looking glasses possessing the magic and delicious power of reflecting the figure of man at twice its natural size.-Virginia Woolf

 

He knows nothing; and he thinks he knows everything. That points clearly to a political career.- George Bernard Shaw

 

Be careful not to mistake insecurity and inadequacy for humility! Humility has nothing to do with the insecure and inadequate! Just like arrogance has nothing to do with greatness!-C. JoyBell C

 

Women scheme when they are weak, they lie out of fear. Men scheme when they are strong, they lie out of arrogance.-Julian Barnes

 

Arrogance is in everything I do. It is in my gestures, the harshness of my voice, in the glow of my gaze, in my sinewy, tormented face.-Coco Chanel

 

Simply minding one’s own business is more offensive than being intrusive. Without ever saying a word one can make a person feel less-than.-Criss Jami

 

Arrogance on the part of the meritorious is even more offensive to us than the arrogance of those without merit: for merit itself is offensive.- Friedrich Nietzsche

 

Usually arrogance is a mask for a lack of confidence. People who lack confidence may display arrogance as a way of compensating for the way they feel.-JAY CARTER & BOBBI DEMPSY

 

Because arrogance is born in personal vanity, arrogant people are driven without mercy. They can never get enough power to fill the soul’s needs or enough respect to overcome the fear that they deserve less than they are getting.-LEWIS B. SMEDES

 

Early in life I had to choose between honest arrogance and hypocritical humility. I chose the former and have seen no reason to change.-FRANK LLOYD WRIGHT

 

Where men are the most sure and arrogant, they are commonly the most mistaken, and have there given reins to passion, without that proper deliberation and suspense, which can alone secure them from the grossest absurdities.-DAVID HUME

 

Arrogance is pride polluted by the child-self. Pride is a natural and self-rewarding feeling of worth and efficacy which results from achievement. Arrogance, on the other hand, is a feeling of superiority and entitlement which completely annihilates the “we” for the “I.-W. T. WATTS

 

Arrogance on the part of the meritorious is even more offensive to us than the arrogance of those without merit: for merit itself is offensive.-FRIEDRICH NIETZSCHE

 

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