For these self-righteous and thin-skinned folks, there are apparently limits to the liberal virtue of tolerance.
Washington, claims Larson, “was in no mood to extend Christian charity to a band of self-righteous freeloaders.”
Thaddeus Russell on how their self-righteous, morally superior tone poisons the debate.
Over the next few years I continued to wage a self-righteous war against this act of nepotism.
He was “v[ery] hot under the collar ... frustrated and mad, self-righteous.”
Enemies within the church—carnal professors and self-righteous Pharisees—most try us.
How full of self-love are the self-righteous, and how void of the love of God!
This, however, is but a species of self-righteous mockery, characterized by Paul as a voluntary humility.
But self-righteous now; turns up her nose at 'fallen women.'
The upper lip was long too, a somewhat pragmatical and self-righteous upper lip.