Monday, January 5, 2015

Monday bubbles


Vanity and pride are different things, though the words are often used synonymously. A person may be proud without being vain. Pride relates more to our opinion of ourselves, vanity to what we would have others think of us.
Jane Austen 

13 comments:

  1. What a beautiful photo, Thais! Is there any reason why you've associated it with vanity and pride?

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  2. Thank you, Polly! No particular reason, but I keep thinking how nature is happy to not know what vanity is.

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  3. That is actually a good thought to realize and think about :)

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  4. The best way to avoid is to have no opinion of yourself! :) Cool quote.

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  5. Or maybe don’t care about what others think of us. :)

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  6. Orgulho e estima. aprendendo todos os dias :)

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  7. Spot on. I'll have to mull over these words a while longer :)

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