A Sign of Arrogance
Ibn Taimiyyah, may Allāh have mercy on him, said:
Don’t you see that one who falsely thinks himself to be great [always] wants to support every single thing he has said, even if it were a mistake?
Majmūʿ Al-Fatāwá, vol. 10, p. 292.
N.B.: Title mine (Trans.)
Translated by Mikail ibn Mahboob Ariff