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The exercise of power in this century has meant for all of us in the United States not arrogance, but agony. - Lyndon Baines Johnson
In prosperity let us most carefully avoid pride, disdain, and arrogance. [La., In rebus prosperis, superbiam, fastidium arrogantiamque magno opere fugiamus] - Cicero [Marcus Tullius Cicero]
Pretend inferiority and encourage his arrogance. (The Art of War) - Sun Tzu [Sunzi]
The most important scientific revolutions all include, as their only common feature, the dethronement of human arrogance from one pedestal after another of previous convictions about our centrality in the cosmos. - Stephen Jay Gould
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 Wilhelm Nietzsche
Christianity has operated with an unmitigated arrogance and cruelty, necessarily, since a religion ordinarily imposes on those who have discovered the true faith the spiritual duty of liberating the infidels. - James Arthur Baldwin
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
The budget should be balanced. Public debt should be reduced. The arrogance of officialdom should be tempered, and assistance to foreign lands should be curtailed, lest Rome become bankrupt. - Cicero [Marcus Tullius Cicero]