Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
With pride comes only contention, but wisdom is with the well-advised.
Now when the other ten heard this, they became angry with James and John.
So they began to question one another as to which of them it could possibly be who would do this.
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.
But if you have bitter jealousy and selfishness in your hearts, do not boast and tell lies against the truth.
Where do the conflicts and where do the quarrels among you come from? Is it not from this, from your passions that battle inside you?
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.
A dispute also started among them over which of them was to be regarded as the greatest.