"The greatest of faults; I should say; is to be conscious of none"
"An ostentatious man will rather relate a blunder or an absurdity he has committed; than be debarred from talking of his own dear person."
"The world tolerates conceit from those who are successful; but not from anybody else."
"Conceit is God's gift to little men."
"Self-conceit may lead to self-destruction."
"The smaller the mind the greater the conceit."