I stumbled on this last week, and I found it to quite profound. For of course, who knows yourself better than you!
If any man thinks ill of you, do not be angry with him, for you are worse than he thinks you to be – Spurgeon
Good advice for dealing with those who find exception with you.
..but in lowliness of mind let each esteem other better than themselves. Philippians 2:3 KJV