Learn and use English Quotes
English quotes for ESL and EFL learners.
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Teachers often use quotes in the ESL/EFL classrooms. Here are some of the most motivational quotes you can use to learn or teach English.
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What is pride?
Fame is the inheritance not of the dead, but of the living. It is we who look back with lofty pride to the great names of antiquity.William Hazlitt
Secret pride in every human heart
There is a secret pride in every human heart that revolts at tyranny. You may order and drive an individual, but you cannot make him respect you.William Hazlitt
Tonight, we gather to affirm the greatness of our nation - not because of the height of our skyscrapers, or the power of our military, or the size of our economy. Our pride is based on a very simple premise, summed up in a declaration made over two hundred years ago.Barack Obama
The infinitely little
The infinitely little have a pride infinitely great.Voltaire
Jesus is the God whom we can approach without pride and before whom we can humble ourselves without despair.Blaise Pascal
Nothing has been purchased more dearly than the little bit of reason and sense of freedom which now constitutes our pride.Friedrich Nietzsche
As a free man
All free men, wherever they may live, are citizens of Berlin. And therefore, as a free man, I take pride in the words 'Ich bin ein Berliner!'John F. Kennedy