The Principles of Proverbs are many... however, perhaps the toughest to deal with is the principle of pride and humility. Our society seems to be consumed with self. Proverbs is not silent about the pitfalls of pride. To be like Jesus... pride is to be put away.
The Princile of a Humble Heart
Origination of Sin
"True humility is not thinking less of yourself...
... it is thinking of yourself less" C.S. Lewis
To be like... Jesus