Make the best of it, Monsieur Emile, for the sake of my amour propre.
He did not desire the blood of the gentleman; he wanted his pride and amour propre.
The amour propre suffers a distinct pain in this acknowledgment.
Few guessed the cruelties to which he could sink when his amour propre was wounded.
He could see nothing but amour propre in the agitation at Paris.