The Problem With Pride and Humility

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Fundamental to our study and, more importantly, application of primility is how we define its two root words.

My personal definitions of each are as follow:

  • pride: a feeling or deep pleasure or satisfaction derived from one’s own achievements, the achievements of those with whom one is closely associated, or from qualities or possessions that are widely admired.
  • humility: the quality or state of not thinking you are better than other people.

The problem is that each word has such varying definitions depending on where you look. [Read more...]