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"Vanity of vanities, all is vanity." - Ludwig Wittgenstein

"Vanity prevents improvement" - Ali Ibn Abi Talib

"Vanity: my favorite sin." - Al Pacino

"Stupidity talks, vanity acts." - Victor Hugo

"All is vanity, and discovering it - the greatest vanity." - Pearl Mary Teresa Craigie

"Vanity well fed is benevolent. Vanity hungry is spiteful." - Mason Cooley

"Healthy vanity sweeps through life. Sickly vanity lies in bed." - Mason Cooley

"Your vanity and my vanity will never be friends." - Mason Cooley

"Theres nothing so unattractive as vanity... particularly male vanity." - Rafe Spall

"Vanity of vanities, saith the Preacher; all is vanity." - Bible

"Vanity. What's wrong with vanity? It doesn't satisfy." - Joseph Heller

"There's nothing so unattractive as vanity... particularly male vanity." - Rafe Spall

"Quomondo sedet sola civitas. Vanity of vanities, all is vanity." - Evelyn Waugh

"Ambition is only vanity ennobled." - Jerome K Jerome

"Vanity often produces unreasonable alarm." - Ann Radcliffe

"Purpose without virtue is vanity." - Fernando Torres

"O vanity, mislead no more!" - Louisa May Alcott

"Vanity, thy name is vampire." - Jim Butcher

"Honor is decency without vanity." - Arthur Koestler

"Religion is the highest vanity." - Christian Friedrich Hebbel

"Vanity is my favourite sin." - Al Pacino

"Vanity is but the surface." - Blaise Pascal

"I should have more vanity." - Amy Brenneman

"Vanity plays lurid tricks with our memory." - Joseph Conrad

"Vanity is easily duped. Ambition, not." - Mason Cooley

"Egotism is the tongue of vanity." - Nicolas Chamfort

"The French courage proceeds from vanity" - Lord Byron

"Vanity is often the unseen spur." - William Makepeace Thackeray

"Through your rags I see your vanity." - Socrates

"Tilling the fertile soil of man's vanity." - Ellen Glasgow

"Chess is a matter of vanity." - Alexander Alekhine

"Generosity is the vanity of giving." - Francois de La Rochefoucauld

"One can never outlive one's vanity." - Mary Wortley Montagu

"Vanity and rudeness are seldom seen together." - Johann Kaspar Lavater

"Vanity, not love, has been my folly." - Jane Austen

"Vanity is definitely my favorite sin." - John Milton

"Vanity is a motive of immense potency." - Bertrand Russell

"All is vanity and vexation of spirit." - Bible

"Through vanity he had spared her." - Oscar Wilde

"All is vanity, nothing is fair." - William Makepeace Thackeray

"Vanity is the healthiest thing in life." - Karl Lagerfeld

"Vanity is the quicksand of reason." - George Sand

"Vanity is as old as the mammoth." - W L George

"Censorship is the height of vanity." - Martha Graham

"The worst of lusts is vanity." - Kedar Joshi

"The mother of creation is vanity." - Kedar Joshi

"I have a lot of vanity." - Jack Nicholson

"The surest cure for vanity is loneliness." - Tom Wolfe

"Vanity is great motivation, to be fair." - Matthew Mcconaughey

"Vanity and pride of nations; vanity is as advantageous to a government as pride is dangerous." - Baron de Montesquieu

"Is there any vanity greater than the vanity of those who believe themselves without it?" - Carolyn Heilbrun

"It is our own vanity that makes the vanity of others intolerable to us." - Francois de La Rochefoucauld

"All is vanity, look you; and so the preacher is vanity too." - William Makepeace Thackeray

"The only cure for vanity is laughter. And the only fault that's laughable is vanity." - Henri Bergson

"Where there is emulation, there will be vanity; where there is vanity, there will be folly." - Samuel Johnson

"The only cure for vanity is laughter, and the only fault that is laughable is vanity." - Henri Bergson

"Vanity is a relative of Pride; Vanity is talkative, pride is silent. When Vanity and Pride get together, they could make monstrosities." - Samael Aun Weor

"Pride that dines on vanity, sups on contempt." - Benjamin Franklin

"They who prosper take on airs of vanity." - Aeschylus

"People are more slanderous from vanity than from malice." - Francois de La Rochefoucauld

"No man sympathizes with the sorrows of vanity." - Samuel Johnson

"The feminine vanity-case is the graveyard of masculine illusions." - Helen Rowland

"We really care about photography at Vanity Fair." - Graydon Carter

"Is not wounded vanity the mother of all tragedies?" - Friedrich Nietzsche

"The offspring of riches: Pride, vanity, ostentation, arrogance, tyranny" - Mark Twain

"Only vain people wage war against the vanity of others." - Marguerite Gardiner, Countess of Blessington

"Extreme vanity sometimes hides under the garb of ultra modesty." - Anna Brownell Jameson

"Offended vanity is the great separator in social life." - Arthur Helps

"Sure I'm cut but not for the sake of vanity..." - Dean Karnazes

"What is vanity but the longing to survive?" - Miguel De Unamuno

"Vanity makes people ridiculous, pride odious, and ambition terrible." - Richard Steele

"Despite my vanity, I fear for my sanity." - Pseudonymous Bosch

"The luxury of age was the giving up of vanity." - Colum Mccann

"Men are more satirical from vanity than from malice." - Francois de La Rochefoucauld

"Revenue is vanity... margin is sanity... cash is king." - Anonymous

"Vanity is a natural object of temptation to a woman." - Jonathan Swift

"The first casualty of hitting rock bottom is vanity." - Richard Paul Evans

"We speak little if not egged on by vanity." - Francois de La Rochefoucauld

"Self-improvement is a dangerous form of vanity." - Alan Watts

"All you drunkards: Put down the intoxicating Vanity Metrics." - Mark Twain

"Depression is the most extreme form of vanity." - Julie Burchill

"A knowledge of thyself will preserve thee from vanity." - Miguel De Cervantes

"A coxcomb is four-fifths affectation and one-fifth vanity." - Thomas Chandler Haliburton

"And yet, after all, what is posthumous fame? Altogether vanity." - Marcus Aurelius

"Too much is a vanity; enough is a feast." - Francis Quarles

"moral vanity is the snare of good people." - Margaret Deland

"hurt vanity is one of the cruelest of mortal wounds." - Phyllis Bottome

"Nothing is so at odds with prayer as vanity." - Dietrich Bonhoeffer

"The idea of Kanye and vanity are like, synonymous." - Kanye West

"I have a Google alert for myself - it's pure vanity." - Mark Duplass

"All is vanity but to love God and serve Him." - Thomas A Kempis

"In players, vanity cripples art at every step." - Charles Reade

"Beauty's sister is vanity, and its daughter lust." - Anonymous

"We talk little when vanity does not make us." - Francois de La Rochefoucauld

"Our vanity is the constant enemy of our dignity." - Madame Swetchine

"True power and true politeness are above vanity." - Voltaire

"The feminine vanity case is the grave of masculine illusions." - Helen Rowland

"There is nothing which vanity does not desecrate." - Henry Ward Beecher

"Light vanity, insatiate cormorant, Consuming means, soon preys upon itself." - William Shakespeare

"Pampered vanity is a better thing perhaps than starved pride." - Joanna Baillie

"Graveyards remind us of the vanity of all human endeavour." - Ivan Klíma

"Vanity can easily overtake wisdom. It usually overtakes common sense." - Julian Casablancas

"The knowledge of yourself will preserve you from vanity." - Miguel De Cervantes

"The highest form of vanity is love of fame." - George Santayana

"We really care about photography at 'Vanity Fair.'" - Graydon Carter

"Any fear of aging, I think, is simply vanity." - Leighton Meester

"The meaning of life is 'the ultimate questioner's vanity.'" - Kedar Joshi

"And what after all is everlasting fame? Altogether vanity." - Marcus Aurelius

"We say little, when vanity does not make us speak." - Francois de La Rochefoucauld

"And not a vanity is given in vain." - Alexander Pope

"The English are predisposed to pride, the French to vanity." - Jean-Jacques Rousseau

"We say little, when vanity does not make us speak." - Francois De La Rochefouca

"The English are predisposed to pride, the French to vanity." - Jeanjacques Rousseau

"Vanity can apply to both insecurity and egotism." - Taylor Swift

"Our vanity is the constant enemy of our dignity." - Sophie Swetchine

"Vanity is a mark of humility rather than of pride." - Jonathan Swift

"I loathe narcissism, but I approve of vanity." - Diana Vreeland

"Vanity is both a great motivator and a great deceiver." - Andrew Davidson

"Her life was a tissue of vanity and deceit." - Virginia Woolf

"I think male actors get confused by their own vanity." - Shirley Maclaine

"Vanity is the most dangerous thing about fame." - Cat Stevens

"The vanity of others runs counter to our taste only when it runs counter to our vanity." - Friedrich Nietzsche

"It beareth the name of Vanity Fair, because the town where 't is kept is lighter than vanity." - John Bunyan

"In my opinion, better far it be To destroy vanity within my life Than to destroy my life in vanity." - Juana Ines de la Cruz

"It beareth the name of Vanity-Fair, because the town where 'tis kept, is lighter than vanity." - John Bunyan

"All is vanity, you know, ALL in the long run is but vanity and vexation of spirit." - Joseph Heller

"Vanity was the beginning and the end of Sir Walter Elliot's character; vanity of person and of situation." - Jane Austen

"What is called generosity is usually only the vanity of giving; we enjoy the vanity more than the thing given." - Francois de La Rochefoucauld

"Everyone has his vanity, and each one's vanity is his forgetting that there are others with an equal soul." - Fernando Pessoa

"What is called generosity is usually only the vanity of giving; we enjoy the vanity more than the thing given." - Francois De La Rochefouca

"Vanity, in a fairy tale, will make you evil. Vanity in the real world will drive you nuts. Vanity makes you say things like "I deserved a better life than this." - Richard Siken

"Nothing so soothes our vanity as a display of greater vanity in others; it makes us vain, in fact, of our modesty." - Louis Kronenberger

"I should have been, I don't know, a con-man, a robber or a prostitute. But it was vanity that made me choose painting, vanity and chance." - Francis Bacon

"Scarcely have I ever heard or read the introductory phrase, I may say without vanity, but some striking and characteristic instance of vanity has immediately followed." - Benjamin Franklin

"Light vanity, insatiate cormorant, Consuming means, soon preys upon itself.(Shakespeare} Hoy-day, what a sweep of vanity comes this way!" - William Shakespeare

"Scarcely have I ever heard or read the introductory phrase, "I may say without vanity," but some striking and characteristic instance of vanity has immediately followed." - Benjamin Franklin

"Vanity of vanities, all is vanity, and there is nothing new under the sun, as Solomon said more than three thousand years ago." - Paulo Coelho

"What is called generosity is usually only the vanity of giving; we enjoy the vanity more. If you can't feed a hundred people, then just feed one." - Mother Teresa

"It is the vanity of women to spend hours in front of the mirror. It is the vanity of men not to bother." - Simon Munnery

"It's not vanity to know your own good points. It would just be stupidity if you didn't; It's only vanity when you get puffed up about them." - Lucy Maud Montgomery

"My vanity is not remotely physical, it is cerebral. I suppose feeling self-conscious might be a form of vanity, though." - Richard Griffiths

"I have come to have the firm conviction that vanity is the basis of everything, and finally that what one calls conscience is only inner vanity." - Gustave Flaubert

"Nothing so soothes our vanity as a display of greater vanity in others; it make us vain, in fact, of our modesty." - Louis Kronenberger

"The basis of tragedy is man's helplessness against disease, war and death; the basis of comedy is man's helplessness against vanity (the vanity of love, greed, lust, power)." - Dawn Powell

"As a person I'm perfectly vain, I'm just vainer as an actor about my ability. My acting vanity trumps my human vanity." - Rufus Sewell

"Humility counts for much, but it may be that vanity does not dispossess that admirable quality." - Walter J. Phillips

"Naivete in grownups is often charming; but when coupled with vanity it is indistinguishable from stupidity." - Eric Hoffer

"Vanity, shame, and above all disposition, often make men brave and women chaste." - Francois de La Rochefoucauld

"Flattery is a base coin which is current only through our vanity." - Francois de La Rochefoucauld

"The hardest thing to cope with is not selfishness or vanity or deceitfulness, but sheer stupidity." - Eric Hoffer



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