I had a standing challenge to my students. A steak dinner if they could out shoot me on any single target in a match. They set their goal and kept me honest. One dinner in 5 years wasn't to bad and I was glad to do it. If you aren't pushed by somebody you have no reason to stay sharp or get sharper.
Humble is when they put you on a relay with the national men and women champions on either side of you. Then he coached me because I asked for it and took what I learned back to my students. It is all good.
Good intentions will always be pleaded for any assumption of power. The Constitution was made to guard the people against the dangers of good intentions. There are men in all ages who mean to govern will, but they mean to govern. They promise to be good masters, but they mean to be masters.