In reality there is perhaps no one of our natural Passions so hard to subdue as Pride.




In reality there is perhaps no one of our natural Passions so hard to subdue as Pride.

In reality there is perhaps no one of our natural Passions so hard to subdue as Pride. --Benjamin Franklin

In reality there is perhaps no one of our natural Passions so hard to subdue as Pride. Disguise it, struggle with it, beat it down, stifle it, mortify it as much as one pleases, it is still alive, and will now and then peek out and show itself.

Benjamin Franklin

Year: 1771
Context: Autobiography
Tags: Disguise it, Pride, beat it down, mortify it as much as one pleases, natural Passions, stifle it, struggle with it



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