Now this is our boast: Our conscience1 testifies that we have conducted ourselves in the world, and especially in our relations with you, in the holiness2 and sincerity3 that are from God. We have done so not according to worldly wisdom4 but according to God's grace.
References for 2 Corinthians 1:12
For we do not write you anything you cannot read or understand. And I hope that,
as you have understood us in part, you will come to understand fully that you can boast of us just as we will boast of you in the day of the Lord Jesus.5
References for 2 Corinthians 1:14