Quotations list about brag, bluster and boasted captions citing Danish proverb, Muhammad Ali and Henry David Thoreau sayings.
Unworthy offspring brag the most about their worthy descendants.
— Danish proverb
It's not bragging if you can back it up.
— Muhammad Ali brag quote
If I seem to boast more than is becoming, my excuse is that I brag for humanity rather than for myself.
— Henry David Thoreau
If I cannot brag of knowing something, then I brag of not knowing it; at any rate, brag.
— Ralph Waldo Emerson
Those who boast of their descent, brag on what they owe to others.
— brag quotation by Marcus Annaeus Seneca Seneca The Elder
A church is a place in which gentlemen who have never been to heaven brag about it to persons who will never get there.
I hate when a guy brags... or he sweats.
The person who has nothing to brag about but their ancestors is like a potato;
the best part of them is underground.
If I was not a remarkably modest man, I should probably brag a little, and say that I had done what no American ever before accomplished by visiting the queen at her palace twice within eight days.
There is also this benefit in brag, that the speaker is unconsciously expressing his own ideal. Humor him by all means, draw it all out, and hold him to it.
The mark of the man of the world is absence of pretension.
He does not make a speech; he takes a low business-tone, avoids all brag, is nobody, dresses plainly, promises not at all, performs much, speaks in monosyllables, hugs his fact. He calls his employment by its lowest name, and so takes from evil tongues their sharpest weapon. His conversation clings to the weather and the news, yet he allows himself to be surprised into thought, and the unlocking of his learning and philosophy.
The fact is, when it comes to economic leadership, the Republicans have nothing to brag about. This isn't what the American people want. They want to see progress that works for them.
Beauty is nature's brag, and must be shown in courts, at feasts, and high solemnities, where most may wonder at the workmanship.
I want each and every West Virginian to have bragging rights.
I want to stop playing defense and start playing offense. So, together, let us grab the reins of history.
I took a deep breath and listened to the old brag of my heart. I am, I am, I am.
I know who I am. I don't have to brag. I know what I contributed. I know what I did. You think you can do it better? Hey, go right ahead. The stage is yours.
The computer is my favourite invention.
I feel lucky to be part of the global village. I don't mean to brag, but I'm so fast with technology. People think it all seems too much, but we'll get used to it. I'm sure it all seemed too much when we were learning to walk.