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Humility is a quality all too lacking

Humility seems to rank fairly low among the secular virtues, but it's at the core of what it means to be religious.

"Believe in God," advises King Benjamin. "Believe that he is, and that he created all things, both in heaven and in earth; believe that he has all wisdom, and all power, both in heaven and in earth; believe that man doth not comprehend all the things which the Lord can comprehend" (Mosiah 4:9).

"Hubris," extreme pride or arrogance, was a major theme in ancient Greek myth and literature, causing the failure of great heroes, and it plays a central role in the biblical story of the tower of Babel.

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