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"My pride fell with my fortunes"

- William Shakespeare

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This quote from William Shakespeare's play, King Lear, is spoken by the Earl of Gloucester. It is a reflection of his present state of mind, as he has actually just been betrayed by his kid, Edmund. The Earl is sharing his feelings of embarrassment and embarassment, as his pride has been decreased by his bad luck. He is feeling helpless and also vulnerable, and also his pride has been replaced by a feeling of anguish. This quote is a suggestion that satisfaction can be a breakable thing, which it can be conveniently eliminated by life's hardships. It likewise acts as a warning that pride can be a dangerous thing, as it can cause conceit and a lack of humility. The Earl's words are a tip that it is essential to remain modest as well as to approve life's ups and also downs with elegance.

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William Shakespeare This quote is written / told by William Shakespeare between April 26, 1564 and April 23, 1616. He was a famous Dramatist from England. The author also have 172 other quotes.

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