Conceit, haughtiness, egoism, feelings of superiority, excessive self-pride, overconfidence, superciliousness, self-importance and condescension are the descriptions of those emotions more accurately could be labeled as sadness, an emotion which then becomes manifest in the hearts and minds of those in its presence.
Conceit is the opposite of pride, the enemy of dignity and the destructive force that limits friendship and destroys Love.
Pride on the other hand is an expression of Love.
Conceit reveals the existence of a secret fear so enormous as to escape detection even by the owner.
A smile on the other hand bonds those who allow it and replaces that glimmer of bravado that says “you can’t touch me. “
Oops. you caught me talking to myself.