by Berni Dymet
Prov 13:10 Pride only breeds quarrels, but wisdom is found in those who take advice.
There are two types of people - who above all others - drive us insane. The first is the hypocrite. And the second … is the know-it-all. And my hunch is, the know-it-all's the worst.
Because you just can't work with them.
Now - there's nothing wrong with being smart, there's nothing wrong with being focused and driven - good leaders are often like that.
But the know-it-all is someone who … well, knows it all! Someone who simply can't accept good counsel or advice. When they finally close their mouths to stop talking - it's not so they can listen; it's not so they can take on board advice from someone else; it's not so they can understand how the other person feels.
The only reason a know-it-all shuts up, is to think of what to say next! Being a know-it-all springs out of a deep root of selfishness and pride.
And those people aren't a joy to be around. They invariably cause strife, and invariably they come unstuck.
So many people yearn for a better life, which is why "self-improvement" is a multi-billion dollar industry. But the truth is, it doesn’t work, because the big changes, the truly important changes, are impossible to achieve on your own. That’s why Jesus came. So if you want to lay hold of the “super-abundant” life that He promised (John 10:10) download this free eBooklet, because that’s what it’s all about. The change you’ve been looking for!