Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Now an argument started among the disciples as to which of them might be the greatest.
Then the mother of the sons of Zebedee came to him with her sons, and kneeling down she asked him for a favor.
But they were silent, for on the way they had argued with one another about who was the greatest.
They said to him, "Permit one of us to sit at your right hand and the other at your left in your glory."
Be devoted to one another with mutual love, showing eagerness in honoring one another.
1 Corinthians 13:4
Love is patient, love is kind, it is not envious. Love does not brag, it is not puffed up.
Instead of being motivated by selfish ambition or vanity, each of you should, in humility, be moved to treat one another as more important than yourself.
Or do you think the scripture means nothing when it says, "The spirit that God caused to live within us has an envious yearning"?
1 Peter 5:5
In the same way, you who are younger, be subject to the elders. And all of you, clothe yourselves with humility toward one another, because God opposes the proud but gives grace to the humble.