Pride makes us artificial and humility makes us real.
— Thomas Merton
The principles of living greatly include the capacity to face trouble with courage, disappointment with cheerfulness, and trial with humility.
— Thomas S. Monson humility quote
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Early in life I had to choose between honest arrogance and hypocritical humility. I chose the former and have seen no reason to change.
— Frank Lloyd Wright
I am the greatest, I said that even before I knew I was.
— Muhammad Ali
Modesty; the gentle art of enhancing your charm by pretending not to be aware of it.
— humility quotation by Oliver Herford
Modesty is the beauty of women.
He is a modest little man who has a good deal to be modest about.
Don't be humble, you're not that great.
There is a battle of two wolves inside us all. One is evil. It is anger, jealousy, greed, resentment, lies, inferiority and ego. The other is good. It is joy, peace, love, hope, humility, kindness, empathy and truth. The wolf that wins? The one you feed.
Life is a long lesson in humility.
The greatest friend of truth is Time, her greatest enemy is Prejudice, and her constant companion is humility.
The height of cleverness is being able to conceal it.
Be humble for you are made of earth. Be noble for you are made of stars.
Humility is to make a right estimate of one's self.
Too humble is half proud.
Too much humility is pride.
True humility is not thinking less of yourself; it is thinking of yourself less.
Nothing is more intolerable than to have to admit to yourself your own errors.
Be it ever so humble, there's no opinion like one's own.
It was pride that changed angels into devils; it is humility that makes men as angels.
Humility is not thinking less of yourself, but thinking of yourself less.
Real genius is nothing else but the supernatural virtue of humility in the domain of thought.
A vain man finds it wise to speak good or ill of himself; a modest man does not talk of himself.
One that does not think to highly of himself is more than he thinks.
Sometimes, you just have to bow your head, say a prayer, and weather the storm.
No truly great person ever thought themselves so.
The proud man
counts his newspaper clippings, the humble man his blessings.
Modesty is a quality in a lover more praised by the women than liked.
Perfect humility dispenses with modesty.
Modesty is the color of virtue.
He that humbleth himself wishes to be exalted.
True love is the parent of humility.
The path to wisdom is paved with humility ~Time Fargo
We must watch over our modesty in the presence of those who cannot understand its grounds.
When we become aware of our humility, we've lost it.
Humility is the ladder to divine understanding.
Pride is concerned with who is right. Humility is concerned with what is right.
And the Devil did grin, for his darling sin is pride that apes humility.
There is no respect for others without humility in one's self.
Personally, I rather look forward to a computer program winning the world chess championship. Humanity needs a lesson in humility.
Humility, gentleness, and helpfulness go so much further and open doors you cannot imagine.
Worship means reverence and humility it means revering your real self and humbling delusions.
Modesty is the conscience of the body.
Before honor is humility.
To become truly great, one has to stand with people, not above them.