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65 Vanity Quotes

One will rarely err if extreme actions be ascribed to vanity, ordinary actions to habit, and mean actions to fear.

Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche Quotes

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Self-love is the greatest of all flatterers.

François Duc de La Rochefoucauld Quotes

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Never "just run out for a few minutes" without looking your best. This is not vanity -- it's self-liking. Your face is always on display.

Estee Lauder Quotes

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I think I may boast myself to be, with all possible vanity, the most unlearned and uninformed female who ever dared to be an authoress.

Jane Austen Quotes

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When you're 50 you start thinking about things you haven't thought about before. I used to think getting old was about vanity- but actually it's about losing people you love. Getting wrinkles is trivial.

Joyce Carol Oates Quotes

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No man thinks there is much ado about nothing when the ado is about himself.

Anthony Trollope Quotes

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Vanity is as ill at ease under indifference as tenderness is under a love which it cannot return.

George Eliot Quotes

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To say that a man is vain means merely that he is pleased with the effect he produces on other people. A conceited man is satisfied with the effect he produces on himself.

Max Beerbohm Quotes

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If there is a single quality that is shared by all great men, it is vanity. But I mean by "vanity" only that they appreciate their own worth. Without this kind of vanity they would not be great. And with vanity alone, of course, a man is nothing.

Yousef Karsh Quotes

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Vanity plays lurid tricks with our memory.

Joseph Conrad Quotes

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Rome took all the vanity out of me; for after seeing the wonders there, I felt too insignificant to live, and gave up all my foolish hopes in despair.

Louisa May Alcott Quotes

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Vanity as an impulse has without doubt been of far more benefit to civilization than modesty has ever been.

William E. Woodward Quotes

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A man who is not a fool can rid himself of every folly except vanity.

Jean Jacques Rousseau Quotes

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Vain-glorious men are the scorn of the wise, the admiration of fools, the idols of paradise, and the slaves of their own vaunts.

Francis Bacon Quotes

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The only cure for vanity is laughter, and the only fault that's laughable is vanity.

Henri Bergson Quotes

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