One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘she prided herself on her sincerity’
be proud of, be proud of oneself for, take pride in, take satisfaction in, congratulate oneself on, flatter oneself on, preen oneself on, pat oneself on the back for, revel in, glory in, delight in, exult in, rejoice in, triumph over
feel self-satisfied about, vaunt, boast about, brag about, crow about, gloat over
archaic pique oneself in, pique oneself on
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