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Re: Re: On Hubris

by belg4mit (Prior)
on Apr 24, 2002 at 12:20 UTC ( #161578=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: On Hubris
in thread On Hubris

I think this is rather presumptuous. Hubris is defined as arrogance. It is pretty rare to confuse the two. Even though the the 2nd definition of self-esteem is self-conceit, with a defintion close to that of hubris, in my experience it never the intended meaning. I think a major "difference" which would have made this distinction quite clear is that hubris is usually directed at a single facet of one's abilities, and I did speak quite clearly of programming. Self-esteem is a more general quality.

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