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Elder Ephraim of Arizona: “Egotism is the most evil of evils”

30 March 2016


“Love one another, and do not be embittered out of egotism. Humility is a sure guide; it does not let the one who possesses it hit the reefs of carelessness and be shipwrecked, but as a luminous guide it leads him faultlessly on sure ground. Egotism is the most evil of evils; it causes all our lapses through unsubmissive thoughts. Fear this and strive to get rid of it, for the more it remains within us, the more it will wound us with the proportionate pain.”

– Elder Ephraim of Arizona

2 Comments leave one →
  1. 30 March 2016 12:49 am

    True. Part of the Beattitudes.

  2. 30 March 2016 3:42 am

    Reblogged this on The Harlemite.

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