Pride versus Arrogance



Pride is holding yourself or another in high esteem, whereas Arrogance is insulting, thinking or behaving from believing you are superior to others.

Proud people are confident professionals, but arrogant people often cover their deficiencies.

Proud people generally control their thoughts and words, while arrogant people fear loss and use elaborated language.

Proud people defend equal treatment, but arrogant people defend their superiority.

Proud people are diligent and arrogant people are opportunistic.

Proud people praise teamwork while arrogant people take personal credit.

Proud people know themselves while arrogant people do not.

Proud people consider opinions while arrogant people reject criticism.

Proud people do not seek to impress, whereas arrogant people do.

Proud people adjust to any organization, while arrogant people prefer hierarchical organizations.


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