Pride goes before destruction, a haughty spirit before a fall.
~ Proverbs 16:18
For those of us who think (before we write, do, or say something,) “what will others think about what I am saying, doing, writing?”
Is it possible we have a problem with Pride?
Sometimes that is not the case, sometimes it may be a matter of coming from a place of consideration for others. But I think if we look at our motive we will know if it is coming from a place of consideration or pride!
Too much pride is not a good thing. It can cause us to be less than authentic and can cause us to do things we wouldn’t normally do. Too much pride can cause us to be mean-spirited to others.
Too much pride will cause people to fall.
Too much pride will cause us to make the wrong choice for the sake of being right.
Too much pride will cause us to say ” I do not have too much pride”