Watch the video below with youth, then use the questions below to have a mentoring conversation with them.

  1. Have you heard of the saying, “Pride (arrogance, trash talking) Comes Before the Fall?”
  2. What does it mean?
  3. How did this saying come true in the 1500 meter race?
  4. What are words or actions that are a demonstration of the bad kind of pride (boastful, arrogance, trash talking)?
  5. Do you or your team do any of these things?
  6. What can happen to you if you are boasting and trash talking?
  7. Instead of being boastful, how should you be?