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pride comes/goes before a fall

saying
said to emphasize that if you are too confident about your abilities, something bad will happen that shows that you are not as good as you think
(Definition of pride comes/goes before a fall from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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