Category Archives: BRAGGING

Never converse on the faults of others ; nor presume to speak of your own virtues.

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Shall He to thee His aid refuse Who clothes the swan in dazzling white, Who robes in green the parrot bright, The peacocks decks in rainbow hues?*

– The Hitopadesa


“It’s as difficult to be rich without bragging as it is to be poor without complaining.”

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“I could not imagine that the future I was walking toward could compare in any way to the past that I was leaving behind.”

― Nelson Mandela, Long Walk to Freedom



Love for other people what you love for yourself.”

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“In a free society, one does not have to deal with those who are irrational. One is free to avoid them.”

― Ayn Rand, The Virtue of Selfishness


I took a deep breath and listened to the old brag of my heart. I am, I am, I am.

― Sylvia Plath, The Bell Jar


“Celebrate your victories! Be verbal about it. Haters will say you’re bragging, but those who love you will celebrate with you.”

― Steve Maraboli


The biggest challenge after success is shutting up about it. Criss Jami


“Bear in mind three essential qualities in all games of intellect:– Never to show selfishness or to wound the feelings of your adversary. To be modest with a good game. To lose without ill-temper, and to win without bragging.”

W. Patterson