Tag Archives: Arrogance

Hubris and Humility

Hubris means extreme haughtiness, pride or arrogance.  Hubris often indicates a loss of contact with reality and an overestimation of one’s own competence or capabilities, especially when the person exhibiting it is in a position of power. Humility (adjectival form: humble) is the quality of being modest, … Continue reading

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Out of Date, Out of Time

This tweet appeared on my Twitter account today (unwanted, I might add – I do not follow this individual). I hope you can savour the barbarism and arrogance in this comment, as much as I did.  George Benson, as most … Continue reading

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Confidence

To me, this is an essential characteristic of any artist.  It is so hard to gain confidence and so easy to destroy it, but it is the certainty an artist requires, if they are going to create brave, original works … Continue reading

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