“Pride is concerned with who is right. Humility is concerned with what is right.”
Ezra Taft Benson
Doing the right thing is bigger than oneself. It is deeper than what you want to see or believe. You have to check your ego at the door because the minute the ego gets in the drivers seat, pride takes over and the definition of what is “right” can be altered. Which of the below is the person you want to be?
Self-Righteous – “confident of one’s own righteousness, especially when smugly moralistic and intolerant of the opinions and behavior of others.”
Righteous – “characterized by uprightness or morality, acting in an upright, moral way; virtuous:”