pride oneself

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Related to pride oneself: take pride in
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Verb1.pride oneself - feel proud of; "She took great pride in her sons"
feel, experience - undergo an emotional sensation or be in a particular state of mind; "She felt resentful"; "He felt regret"
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Kocka's attitude--that social history can be handled as a set of "sites of memory", something to be admired and to pride oneself on--seems to me tantamount to accepting that the subject is moribund.