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What are the best haughtiness quotes?

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Whether a inspirational quote from your favorite celebrity John Ruskin, Egyptian Proverbs or an motivational message about giving it your best from a successful business person, we can all benefit from a famous haughtiness quote.

No architecture is so haughty as that which is simple. — John Ruskin

Pride goeth before destruction, and a haughty spirit before a fall. — Egyptian Proverbs

Old age, calm, expanded, broad with the haughty breadth of the universe, old age flowing free with the delicious near-by freedom of death. — Walt Whitman

None are more haughty than a common place person raised to power. — Proverbs

Nothing in the world is more haughty than a man of moderate capacity when once raised to power. — Baron Wessenberg

I am, in point of fact, a particularly haughty and exclusive person, of pre-Adamite ancestral descent. You will understand this when I tell you that I can trace my ancestry back to a protoplasmal primordial atomic globule. — W. S. Gilbert

Christianity, with its doctrine of humility, of forgiveness, of love, is incompatible with the state, with its haughtiness, its violence, its punishment and its wars. — Leo Tolstoy

Roman, remember that you shall rule the nations by your authority, for this is to be your skill, to make peace the custom, to spare the conquered, and to wage war until the haughty are brought low. — Virgil