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pride goeth before a fall

pride goeth before a fall in Culture

Pride goeth before a fall definition


People who are overconfident or too arrogant are likely to fail. This saying is adapted from the biblical Book of Proverbs.

The New Dictionary of Cultural Literacy, Third Edition
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